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Gainesville man helped US reach the moon first

The career of a recently deceased Gainesville man who had a hand in the U.S. space program's race to the moon is recalled fondly by his wife.

April 13, 2010 | Melissa Weinman | Local


Juvenile Court judge receives Kiwanis youth award

Hall County Chief Juvenile Court Cliff Jolliff on Tuesday night received the Gainesville Kiwanis Club's annual Youth Service Award.

April 13, 2010 | Jeff Gill | Local


Planning board OKs family’s request

Gainesville's planning board on Tuesday backed a family that turned a building on Thompson Bridge Road zoned for an office and industrial use into their home without permission.

April 13, 2010 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Enthusiasm runs through area’s best teachers

Ten of the area's top teachers were invited to share what's in their hearts and on their minds Tuesday at the second Masters in Teaching: Life Changers at Work awards ceremony.

April 13, 2010 | Melissa Weinman | Local


Man accused of shooting victim over insult in traffic

Prosecutors say Hugo Moguel Tepanca killed a man in a fit of road rage, shooting him five times after the victim looked at his wife wrong and made an obscene hand gesture in traffic.

April 13, 2010 | Stephen Gurr | Local


1 dead in fatal accident in South Hall

The Georgia State Patrol is investigating a fatal accident in South Hall County.

April 13, 2010 | From staff reports | Local


Gainesville schools, Brenau form partnership

Brenau University and Gainesville City Schools have inked a deal that will be beneficial to both groups of students.

April 13, 2010 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local


Lula creates memorial for WWII veteran, native son

LULA - Getting ready to embark on a top-secret mission, then-Lt. Denver V. Truelove asked his family to visit him at Eglin Field in Florida.

April 13, 2010 | Jeff Gill | Local


Parents, teachers rally for Jones Elementary

For more than 60 years, Jones Elementary School has served as the heart of the Chicopee community, but now its fate hangs in the balance.

April 13, 2010 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local


Three arrested in early morning attempted robbery

Three people, including two teens, have been charged with trying to rob a taxi driver at gunpoint early today, Gainesville police said.

April 13, 2010 | Stephen Gurr | Local


Hall County will comb through 2011 budget

Hall County is hoping to prevent any increases in the fiscal year 2011 budget, and so far, so good.

April 13, 2010 | Melissa Weinman | Local


Lanier rising, despite dry April

These dry days might seem eerily familiar, but no worries yet.

April 13, 2010 | Jeff Gill | Local


Movie to shoot Friday in Gainesville

Normally you have to go to LA for star gazing, but this week, the stars will be in Gainesville.

April 13, 2010 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Clermont files lawsuit against Hall County over library

The city of Clermont filed a lawsuit against Hall County on Monday afternoon in Hall County Superior Court.

April 13, 2010 | Melissa Weinman | Local


Season tickets offered for GHS elephant’s return

Gainesville High School officials have sweetened the pot in the case of the school's missing elephant.

April 12, 2010 | Kristen Morales | Local


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Beatty wins Flowery Branch council election

Monica Beatty is Flowery Branch's newest councilwoman, winning in Tuesday's runoff election over Nicole Kriews.

July 14, 2015 | Carly Sharec | Local


Catholic church moving ahead with plans for new campus

A growing population of Catholics in the area may soon have a new parish in Gainesville.

July 14, 2015 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Foster care training process frustrates some

With hundreds of children needing foster care homes in North Georgia, Sara Griffith of Murrayville decided she wanted to be part of the solution.

December 07, 2014 | Nick Watson | Local


From foster to forever: Some parents seek adoption

With big dreams come the possibility of worst nightmares.

October 19, 2014 | Bekah Porter | Local


Broken Bonds: Where do we go from here?

October 19, 2014 | BY NICK WATSON and BEKAH PORTER | Local


Broken Bonds: Group homes sometimes help teens needing foster care

October 18, 2014 | Jennifer Jacob Brown news@gainesvilletimes.com | Local


Broken Bonds: Abused girl saved by foster system

Sierra Downs does not remember the beating.

October 17, 2014 | Bekah Porter | Local


Broken Bonds: Gainesville man overcame abusive foster home

The model car lay shattered on the basement floor, its pieces scattered in every direction.

For weeks, a young Tod Peavy had tinkered and toiled ...

October 17, 2014 | Bekah Porter | Local


Broken Bonds: Mom changes life to reunify with daughter

Lindsey Shubert dialed the numbers.

October 16, 2014 | Bekah Porter | Local


Broken Bonds: Family treatment court helps parents, children reconnect

Crystal Roughton hitchhiked to get to the Hall County Courthouse on time. After her newborn was taken at the hospital, Roughton had to get her ...

October 16, 2014 | Nick Watson | Local


Broken Bonds: Longtime foster parents share their stories

When Wendy Boswell said goodbye to her foster daughter last month, she literally ached with grief.

October 15, 2014 | Jennifer Jacob Brown news@gainesvilletimes.com | Local


Broken Bonds: DFCS caseworkers face obstacles

As she talks about the joys of working with foster children, Tyne Jackson can't help crying a little.

October 14, 2014 | Jennifer Jacob Brown news@gainesvilletimes.com | Local


Broken Bonds: What happens when children are removed from their home

The removal of a child often results in three types of trauma, according to Hall County Juvenile Court Judge Lindsay Burton.

October 13, 2014 | Nick Watson | Local


Broken Bonds: Foster kids have team working on placement

At 8:30 a.m., the briefs are organized and the coloring books are gathered. The robe goes on for Hall County Juvenile Court Judge ...

October 13, 2014 | Nick Watson | Local


Foster care in crisis: Too many kids, too few homes

October 12, 2014 | By Jennifer Jacob Brown and Nick Watson jbrown@gainesvilletimes.com, nwatson@gainesvilletimes.com | Local


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