View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - Local


Gainesville school budget up for debate at final hearing

Residents will have one last opportunity Monday to voice opinions to school board members on a proposed 2018 Gainesville City School District budget that would keep the tax rate the same.

June 04, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Road Atlanta worker killed during motorcycle race

A worker was killed during a weekend motorcycle race at the Road Atlanta track in Braselton in South Hall.

June 04, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Sweet Acre fruit winery exceeding expectations

June 04, 2017 | Shannon Casas | Local


Language programs offer English, hope to newcomers

Amalia Solis has a motherly affection for those who come through the doors of the Adult Learning Center struggling to put a few English words together in a sentence.

June 04, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Drought restrictions unchanged despite rainfall

After 18 inches of rain since March 1, restrictions on water use remain unchanged for Hall County and metro Atlanta.

June 04, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Thousands of meals provided to kids during summer

Students of all ages look forward to the summer as a time to get away from the daily grind of homework, school projects and hours in the classroom.

June 04, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Active-adult community proposal features Ga. 53 road fixes of its own

Both sides acknowledge Dawsonville Highway has heavy traffic and that the number of cars will go up if Gainesville City Council approves an 880-home active-adult community Tuesday.

June 04, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Strut your mutt, strut your stuff

Plenty of friends, family, and pups showed up at the Mutt Strut Fun Walk and 5K hosted by the Humane Society in Gainesville at Flowery Branch High School. Seth Taylor, 14, a freshman at Flowery Branch High School, and his dog Lily, 11, finished in first place in the 5K race.

June 04, 2017 | | Local


Earth Sense: Be careful with choices for re-painting house

These last spring days are a good time to check on the status of the paint protecting the house siding.

June 03, 2017 | Rudi Kiefer | Local


Top Democrat Abrams launches campaign for governor

ATLANTA - Stacey Abrams launched her campaign for Georgia governor on Saturday, a widely expected step for the first woman to lead a party in the state's legislature.

June 03, 2017 | Associated Press | Local


Innocent bystander injured in Friday shooting; suspect captured

A Gainesville man is in custody following a shooting late Friday night at the Park Crossing Apartments on Park Hill Drive in Gainesville.

June 03, 2017 | Times Staff Reports | Local


Lula native headed to Harvard Medical School

Boston and New York City are a long way from Lula, Ga. in so many ways - population, pace of life, and things to do on a Friday night, just to name a few.

June 03, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


New pizza, wings joint coming to Atlanta Highway

Amici Italian Cafe, a pizza place catering to the college crowd, is settling into Gainesville after slinging slices in seven other Georgia cities.

June 03, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Hall board members weigh in on redistricting lines

With a vote on proposed new South Hall school attendance zone lines slated for the end of the month, school board members said they are weighing all factors before the vote.

June 03, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Slideshow: Milton Martin Honda celebrates gaining 2016 Honda President's Award

The longtime Gainesville Honda dealership is celebrating their 2016 Honda President's Award which is the most prestigious and coveted honor that Honda can grant to its dealerships.

June 02, 2017 | | Local


« First  « Prev  1 2 3 4 5  Next »  Last »

Page 3 of 2023

Articles by Section - Local


Family offers their version of Thursday shooting

Every night since last week's shooting, Jennifer Harris said she has nightmares of bullets coming at her "for no reason."

June 21, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Father, 6-year-old son drown in Lumpkin County

A father and his 6-year-old son drowned Tuesday afternoon while sliding off a rock at Dicks Creek Falls in the Chattahoochee National Forest.

June 21, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


$45K of meth, stolen rifle seized in bust

More than $45,000 worth of methamphetamine was seized by Hall County and Gainesville's anti-drug task force in a Tuesday bust.

June 21, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Republican Handel wins Georgia race, thanks Donald Trump

DUNWOODY - Republican Karen Handel won a nationally watched congressional election Tuesday in Georgia, and she thanked President Donald Trump after she avoided an upset that ...

June 21, 2017 | By Bill Barrow and Kathleen Foody Associated Press | Local


Major music licensing company flags Lula

Lula, with a population of less than 3,000 residents, can no longer fly under the radar.

June 20, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


What we know and don't know about last week’s shooting

A child and deputy were injured in an exchange of gunfire last week in East Hall.

June 20, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Live in a city? You could get a county tax break

If you live in a city in Hall County, your property tax bill could drop next year depending on what happens in in the next ...

June 20, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


New Habitat ReStore location features price cuts

As the Habitat For Humanity of Hall County ReStore settles back into its former Murphy Boulevard location after a year at 975 Chestnut St., officials ...

June 20, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Tri-county self-taxing district paying for multi-use paths

As area governments are raising or proposing to raise taxes, a small cluster of Braselton businesses is chipping in a little extra to improve connectivity ...

June 20, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Lula leaders OK new budget with no new taxes

When Mayor Milton Turner opened the floor to public comments, no one from among the handful of residents who attended Monday night's meeting had ...

June 19, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Daytime Boling Bridge lane closure set for Tuesday

Boling Bridge on Ga. 53 will close to a single lane of traffic from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesday.

June 19, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


4 new expenses in Gainesville school system budget

Pay raises and insurance and retirement benefit increases for employees, along with an increase in money for textbooks and other instructional needs, are the biggest ...

June 19, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


County nixes retail hopes for Sardis-Ledan intersection

Hall County isn't counting on commercial development at the Sardis and Ledan roads intersection for the next five years.

June 19, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Mother, Oakwood officer help save wheelchair-bound man from fire

An early-morning fire Monday in Oakwood left an elderly woman and her adult son, who suffers from Parkinson's disease, without their home of eight ...

June 19, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Oakwood eyeing downtown ‘town center’

Oakwood is hoping to develop city-owned property near downtown as a "town center."

June 19, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


1 2 3 4 5  Next »  Last »

Page 2 of 7


Powered by
Morris Technology
Please wait ...