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Jackson cuts 17 county positions

Jackson County cut 16 full-time positions and one half-time position Friday in preparation for a tight fiscal 2011. Three other full-time positions are now part time.

September 17, 2010 | LEANNE AKIN Times regional staff | Local


Eagles, Tigers a battle of terrain

Tonight's football matchup between the Chestatee War Eagles and Dawson County Tigers pits two teams close in driving distance and season aspirations.

September 16, 2010 | Elizabeth Burlingame | Local


ReadyFest to help with disaster preparation

If a disaster struck Hall County tomorrow, there would be many residents who would rely solely on emergency crews for survival.

September 16, 2010 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local


Our Town training aids emergency worker response

At 10 a.m. Thursday, city and county crews responded to a fire at a four-story senior living facility.

September 16, 2010 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local


Lakeshore Mall purchased in bankruptcy sale

Lakeshore Mall in Gainesville has new owners.

September 16, 2010 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local


2 metro Atlanta men charged with trafficking marijuana

Two Conyers men were charged Wednesday with trafficking marijuana after about 24 pounds worth about $48,000 of the drug was delivered to a location in the 3600 block of Mundy Mill Road, Hall County sheriff's officials said.

September 16, 2010 | From staff reports | Local


3 Gwinnett County men charged with trafficking cocaine

Three Gwinnett County men were charged Wednesday with trafficking cocaine after about 8 ounces worth $22,400 was delivered to a location in the 3700 block of Mundy Mill Road.

September 16, 2010 | From staff reports | Local


Gainesville man charged with trafficking cocaine

Merrick Kelo Harrison, 33, of Gainesville, was charged Monday with trafficking cocaine after about 2.5 ounces of crack cocaine was sold for $1,400 at a location on Tulip Drive, according to Hall County sheriff's officials.

September 16, 2010 | From staff reports | Local


Fire guts mobile home

Four residents managed to safely escape a fire that destroyed their mobile home just outside Gainesville City limits Thursday night, Hall County Fire Chief David Kimbrell said.

September 16, 2010 | From staff reports | Local


Lunch raises money for food bank

In tough economic times, finding a plate of food is difficult for some families.

September 16, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


History lesson on Lanier given

OAKWOOD - Working at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in the summer of 1981, Robert David Coughlin took turns with other park rangers keeping watch at the dispatch desk.

September 16, 2010 | Jeff Gill | Local


Gainesville may add $10 fee to citations

Gainesville Police Department officials are proposing an ordinance that would add $10 to each of its violation fines as a "technology fee" to help the department and Municipal Court go paperless.

September 16, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Ex-Hall bus driver given 6 years for child porn

A former Hall County school bus driver was sentenced Thursday to six years in federal prison for distribution, receipt and possession of child pornography.

September 16, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


NGCSU gets $2 million for language training center

North Georgia College & State University officials announced today that the school was awarded nearly $2 million in federal money to support its foreign language programs.

September 16, 2010 | Elizabeth Burlingame | Local


Body found in Lake Lanier identified

Hall County Sheriff's officials are waiting on toxicology tests to determine the cause of death for David A. West, 45, of Gainesville.

September 15, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


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Authorities suspend search for kidnapping suspect

Multiple law enforcement agencies spent Tuesday tracking a suspect with outstanding warrants of kidnapping and child cruelty.

February 09, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Winter weather cancellations, schedule changes

Public schools

February 09, 2016 | | Local


Witnesses detail man's final hours before drug death in murder trial

A Flowery Branch man's desire to try LSD ended in his 2013 death, according to testimony Monday.

February 09, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


North Hall junior organizes clothing drives to benefit homeless

At first glance, Claire Kelley is a normal teenager. She is a junior at North Hall High School, she works as a lifeguard at the ...

February 09, 2016 | Alexander Popp | Local


Oakwood OKs McEver Road rebuild

Long-awaited work on a 2-mile stretch of heavily traveled McEver Road in Oakwood is inching closer to a projected summer start.

February 08, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


North Georgia's Richard Oates awarded as distinguished administrator

Dr. Richard Oates, interim provost and senior vice president for academic affairs at the University of North Georgia, was awarded the 2016 Distinguished Administrator Award ...

February 08, 2016 | | Local


Administrators propose South Hall reshuffling instead of new middle school

The Hall County School District's plan for accommodating new students appears to be a "back to the future" move that would scrap plans for ...

February 08, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Pulitzer winner, Hall resident Leslie Bassett dies at 93

Leslie Bassett, a Pulitzer Prize for music winner who lived in Flowery Branch and Oakwood in his final years, died Thursday at the age of ...

February 08, 2016 | Clark Leonard | Local


Officials mull traffic light on Spout Springs at Sterling on the Lake

A traffic light might be on the way sooner than later on one of Hall County's busiest roadways and at one of its largest ...

February 08, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Assault suspect still missing following afternoon chase

Authorities have called off a search for a man wanted in connection with a reported assault this morning southeast of Gainesville.

February 08, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Little Black Dress Initiative to raise awareness of poverty, low-income housing

It's considered a closet staple.

February 07, 2016 | Kristen Oliver | Local


From federal to local level, emphasis put on preventing overdoses

President Barack Obama has proposed $1.1 billion in new spending to fight an epidemic of heroin and prescription drug abuse that has taken its ...

February 07, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


'Somebody who cares': Mentors look forward to helping students

"The younger, the better," Jerry Lewis said about students to mentor at Gainesville Exploration Academy. He works with a fourth-grader.

February 07, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Medical Center marks 65th anniversary of Hall County’s original hospital

It was Sept. 1, 1951, when the 90-bed Hall County Hospital opened its doors at 743 Spring St. in Gainesville

February 07, 2016 | Frank Reddy | Local


Two years later, Oakwood woman’s family still seeks answers to slaying

The loved ones of Holly Fox Strickland will let Chinese floating lanterns fly this weekend to honor the memory of a mother killed two years ...

February 07, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


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