Jason Clark heard about the 3-foot alligator spotted on Lake Lanier earlier this week. But even after someone sent him the picture from Facebook, it still wasn't high on the radar of the man who runs Southeastern Reptile Rescue.
From dry rot and sagging or rusted roofs to uneven or cracked foundations, the conditions of many homes in many neighborhoods throughout Gainesville is a glaring and aching element of the city's affordable housing crunch.
Authorities said a driver was attempting to change songs on his cellphone and didn't realize traffic had stopped in front of him when he caused a major traffic snarl Wednesday morning on Interstate 985.
Mike O'Neal was looking for fish while participating in a Clermont Bass Club tournament on Sunday. The Cleveland man and his fishing partner, Harold Grizzle, ended up finding something much more surprising near Don Carter State Park on the Chattahoochee River portion of Lake Lanier.