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Pingpong balls pick which judge works capital murder case

For a brief time Wednesday, a hearing in Hall County Superior Court took on the appearance of a serious bingo game.

November 26, 2007 | Stephen Gurr | Local


This year’s Christmas tree crop not harmed by drought

September Leach was up early Wednesday morning in search of a Christmas tree. Her adventure brought her to the Kinsey Family Farm in Forsyth County, where she had been before.

November 26, 2007 | Harris Blackwood | Local


Citizens arrest! Bathrobe-wearing hubby held suspects at gunpoint till wife got his pants

In the Highland Park subdivision, they're calling Eddie and Pam Cole "Dirty Harry and Dirty Harriet."

November 25, 2007 | Stephen Gurr | Local


DOT boss tells Hall state needs more than roads, bridges

The new Georgia Department of Transportation commissioner paid a visit to Hall County on Monday morning, her first since being named to the position in October.

November 25, 2007 | Ashley Cox | Local


Gainesville close to reaching water use goal

GAINESVILLE - Officials in Gainesville's public utilities department are keeping a close watch on the city's water use.

November 25, 2007 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Shelter serves up turkey, candy, coats for homeless

Come one, come all to the Good News at Noon annual Thanksgiving dinner.

November 25, 2007 | Jessica Jordan | Local


They treated employee like 'daughter,' then were minus $550,000

When Braselton real estate developers Jay and Susan Bullock hired Michelle Sanchez to manage their company's books nine years ago, they quickly took under their wings the young Brenau University graduate whose parents had died.

November 25, 2007 | Stephen Gurr | Local


1,052.42 feet (and dropping): Community gives ideas, places blame

GAINESVILLE - When you're talking about a lake that covers more than 38,000 acres and can hold 362 billion gallons of water, what difference does it make if the lake level drops an inch or two?

November 25, 2007 | Debbie Gilbert | Local


EPA: Gainesville treats its water well

Michael West is a man with spiked hair who drives a big blue Harley.

November 25, 2007 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Lula motorcyclist killed in collision with tractor-trailer

A Lula man driving a motorcycle was killed in a collision with a tractor-trailer on Ga. 365 early this morning, authorities said.

November 25, 2007 | From staff reports news@gainesvilletimes.com | Local


Flowery Branch man leaves lake authority for properties commission

Kevin Clark, who was named in July as executive director of the Lake Lanier Islands Development Authority, has been appointed by Gov. Sonny Perdue as interim state property officer and director of the Georgia Building Authority and State Properties Commission.

November 25, 2007 | Harris Blackwood | Local


Tri-state legal battle over water on hold — for now

The legal wrangling over water between Georgia, Florida and Alabama appears to be at a truce for the moment.

November 25, 2007 | Harris Blackwood | Local


Gainesville High grad and Pentagon official says Air Force must modernize

The director of the U.S. Air Force 60th Anniversary Task Force told Gainesville Rotarians on Monday that the Air Force is facing a fiscal challenge in the effort to modernize and capitalize its operational systems and equipment.

November 24, 2007 | Harris Blackwood | Local


Upcoming rain won't break the drought

With a forecast calling for rain over the next five days, there just might be one more thing to be thankful for this Thanksgiving.

November 24, 2007 | Ashley Cox | Local


Corps to decide next month on further flow reductions

Federal officials say they will decide next month whether to further reduce water released into Florida from north Georgia's Lake Lanier and other reservoirs.

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, which manages regional water resources, said Monday at a court hearing in Jacksonville it will announce by Dec. 7 whether to cut water flows by another 5 percent.

November 24, 2007 | The Associated Press | Local


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Albertson chosen as Times executive editor

Keith Albertson, managing editor of The Times since 2004, has been promoted to the position of executive editor of the news organization.

September 06, 2014 | Times staff reports | Local


Area hoofers Dance for a Cause for fun, charity

Sporting a boombox on her shoulder, Katie Dubnik kicked off a night of "Dancing for a Cause," moving quickly to the sounds of MC Hammer's "U Can't Touch This."

September 06, 2014 | Nick Watson | Local


Speed blamed for motorcycle wreck that kills 2

The Georgia State Patrol said speed was the main factor in the death of two motorcyclists in an accident on Ga. 365 this morning.

September 06, 2014 | Nick Watson | Local


Revised Hall County tax notices going out soon

Lakefront property owners protesting the new assessments on the value of their homes along Lake Lanier have been waiting and waiting for their appeals to be heard.

September 06, 2014 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Gillsville accepting bids on downtown project

Gillsville is hoping it can finally launch a downtown transportation improvements plan featuring new sidewalks and pedestrian lighting along busy Ga. 52.

September 06, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local


Ethics agency chief placed on leave following fine

ATLANTA - The head of the state ethics commission was placed on administrative leave with pay Friday, two days after a judge fined her $10,000 for failing to turn over key documents in a lawsuit against the agency and called her actions "dishonest and non-transparent."

September 06, 2014 | Christina A. Cassidy Associated Press | Local


DOT work could back up I-985 traffic

Motorists could see "large backups" next week as trees are trimmed on Interstate 985, Georgia Department of Transportation district spokeswoman Teri Pope said.

September 06, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local


Cause of Friday’s power outage still being determined

About 625 customers in the Green Street and Park Hill Drive areas of Gainesville were without power for a period of time Friday afternoon.

September 06, 2014 | Times staff reports | Local


Businesses get boost during First Fridays on the square

Some downtown Gainesville businesses see a surge in traffic and sales on the first Friday each month, according to local business owners and managers.

September 06, 2014 | Kristen Oliver | Local


Deputy coroner from Lumpkin County arrested in Cumming

September 06, 2014 | Crystal Ledford Times Regional Staff | Local


Safety officers will remember 9/11 with Thursday memorial

Gainesville police and fire personnel will mark the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks with a public memorial service Thursday morning.

September 06, 2014 | Tyler Bennett | Local


Cold weather fire safety tips

With cold weather often leading to alternative methods of heating homes, Hall County Fire Marshal Capt. Scott Cagle recommends the following precautions:

January 05, 2014 | From staff reports | Local


Winter weather tips, contacts

Braving winter weather

January 05, 2014 | From staff reports | Local


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