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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


Open house showcases students running businesses

At Lanier Charter Career Academy, students such as senior Ellie Forrester aren't just learning about the hospitality industry, they're living it.

September 15, 2010 | Elizabeth Burlingame | Local


Officials: Woman assaulted her relative

A Big Canoe woman is out on bond after authorities said she tried to smother her 94-year-old mother-in-law with a pillow at her home last week.

September 15, 2010 | By Frank Reddy Times regional staff | Local


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Clermont town councilman resigns from post

Clermont Town Councilman Eric Thomas resigned Tuesday, meaning another stretch without a full council is on the way for the North Hall town.

May 03, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Local lawmakers voice understanding but disappointment in Deal's campus carry veto

Gov. Nathan Deal has blocked a push to allow anyone with a permit to carry concealed handguns on Georgia campuses.

May 03, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Stowe, Phillips in primary battle for County Commission District 4 seat

Incumbent Jeff Stowe will face Troy Phillips in the Hall County Commission District 4 Republican primary this month, with the winner facing Democratic challenger Angela ...

May 03, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


50 jobs to be cut as Cargill closes part of Gainesville operations

Some 50 jobs at Cargill's Gainesville plant will be phased out over 15-18 months as ownership in the company's Dressings, Sauces and Mayonnaise ...

May 03, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Temporary hiring OK’d for critical needs in Gainesville government

Hoping to maintain service levels when an employee abruptly leaves, Gainesville City Manager Bryan Lackey has been given the authority to approve temporary hiring for ...

May 03, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Lights Ferry Connector now open in Flowery Branch

For years, downtown Flowery Branch may have been quaint, but it wasn't necessarily motorist-friendly.

May 03, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


McEver Arts Academy lockdown incident results in warning for father

A man was taken into custody Tuesday at McEver Arts Academy when a "domestic dispute of some kind" erupted, according to Hall Superintendent Will Schofield.

May 03, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Hall, Gainesville middle and high schools rank above average on state scores

Hall County and Gainesville middle and high schools scored above the state average while elementary schools scored below in the fourth College and Career Readiness ...

May 03, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Camp Merrill plans water jump May 11 at War Hill Park in Dawson

If you see soldiers jumping from helicopters into Lake Lanier next week, don't worry, there's no emergency.

May 03, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Deal signs bill changing standardized testing measures

May 03, 2016 | Associated Press | Local


Part of Wilshire trail closed this week for replacement

A portion of the trail at Wilshire Trails Park will be closed Wednesday through Friday as it is replaced.

May 03, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Gailey, Higgins vying to be chairman of Hall Board of Commissioners

The chair of the Hall County Board of Commissioners has just one vote, worth the same as other members, but the role does call for ...

May 02, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Gainesville school board debates how to receive public comments

Gainesville City Schools will continue to hear comments from residents who sign up to speak at meetings and will do that earlier in its meetings ...

May 02, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Johnson opens sensory garden for youngsters

A lady bug tire and a frog tire help youngsters learn about senses at the new "sensory garden" at Johnson High School.

May 02, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


State Patrol: No drugs, alcohol suspected in crash that killed 4 UGA students

No one was believed to be impaired in a fatal wreck Wednesday involving five University of Georgia students and a Demorest woman, according to Georgia ...

May 02, 2016 | | Local


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