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Hall school nutrition director going to Washington to oppose federal block grants for meals

The person responsible for making sure thousands of Hall County students get a hearty breakfast and lunch each school day is joining peers from around the country in Washington, D.C., to lobby against paying for school meals with block grants.

April 02, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


DOT plans to move from East Hall location to Gainesville

The Georgia Department of Transportation's district office could have a new address by January.

April 02, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Lanier Charter Career Academy will grow connections, change name

Lanier Charter Career Academy is changing its name and expanding its connections with other schools, but its core mission of preparing students for employment and helping them become contributing members of their communities remains the same.

April 02, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Hard work remodeling pays off for Southern Grace in Flowery Branch

Southern Grace Enterprises is open for business after a few months of remodeling and planning.

April 02, 2017 | Hailey Van Parys | Local


Proposed federal budget cuts raise questions, concerns over impact on local programs

East Hall resident Maurleen Thomas has nothing but high praise for Meals on Wheels, a nutrition program for seniors.

April 02, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Gainesville, Hall school districts struggling to find Hispanic teachers

Despite serving schools with large numbers of Hispanic students, Gainesville and Hall County school leaders are struggling to find and hire Hispanic teachers.

April 02, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Peter Cottontail makes his seasonal visit

Here's another sure sign of spring: The Easter Bunny was at the mall for the first day of the season Saturday.

April 01, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Fitness buffs get a kick out of free classes at Gainesville parks

Free fitness classes are hard to find in Hall County, but Gainesville now offers them in its Fitness in the Park Saturdays.

April 01, 2017 | Hailey Van Parys | Local


Brecklynn Allgood begins next round in cancer fight

Most days, Hall County's own warrior princess Brecklynn Allgood is just a regular, healthy 4-year-old with a super cute short haircut, her mother Courtney Allgood said.

April 01, 2017 | Hailey Van Parys | Local


No injuries confirmed from capsized boat on Lake Lanier

Hall County rescue crews responded Saturday to a partially capsized boat at Sunset Cove on Lake Lanier.

April 01, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


3 arrested in fire that collapsed Atlanta highway overpass

ATLANTA - Three people were arrested Friday in connection with a raging fire that collapsed an elevated portion of Interstate 85 in Atlanta and shut down the heavily traveled route through the heart of the city.

April 01, 2017 | Associated Press | Local


Police investigator, ADA recognized at victims’ rights week event

Often working side by side in the courtroom, a longtime Gainesville Police investigator and the Hall County Chief Assistant District Attorney were honored Friday during a kickoff event for National Crime Victims' Week.

April 01, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Gainesville man charged with murder

A Gainesville man was indicted on a murder charge after a 9-month investigation into the death of a Griffin woman in a Gainesville hotel room, according to police.

April 01, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Beep ball lets visually impaired enjoy sport

Visually impaired players enjoyed a Beep Ball match at the North Hall Commnunity Center on Friday. The game is basically kickball with sound emitting bases and balls. Audible pitchers and defensive spotters aid the blindfolded participants.

April 01, 2017 | | Local


Happy birthday, Miss Lessie: Times co-founder marks 106 years of generosity, sass

It will take an impressive birthday cake to hold the candles and encompass the incredible life of Lessie Smithgall.

April 01, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


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After hitting the books, Flowery Branch students bait a hook

Flowery Branch High School is the most recent to jump on the fishing club bandwagon, thanks mostly to mom Amy Hammock. East Hall High and ...

April 22, 2017 | Hailey Van Parys | Local


Cowboy up: Bull riding championship returns

Bull riding can be a dangerous sport.

April 22, 2017 | Hailey Van Parys | Local


Local UNG student wins Fulbright Scholarship

A Flowery Branch student has become the first recipient this year of the Fulbright Scholarship from the University of North Georgia's Gainesville campus.

April 22, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Human remains found near site of missing Gwinnett woman’s wrecked car

Human remains and clothing were found Thursday in Dahlonega near where the wrecked vehicle of a Gwinnett County woman was found last year.

April 21, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


No one hurt in house fire on Ledan Extension in North Hall

No one was hurt Friday in a house fire in northwestern Hall County.

April 21, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Hall Fire Services reopens station after renovations

One of the busier stations for Hall County Fire Services reopened Thursday, promising more spacious amenities for firefighters.

April 21, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Free cancer screenings set for Saturday

Northeast Georgia Medical Center's Cancer Services is teaming up with the Head and Neck Cancer Alliance to provide free screenings for oral, head and ...

April 20, 2017 | | Local


Flowery Branch officials seek answers about McEver-Jim Crow project

A delayed road project in Flowery Branch is forcing school buses to cross crowded roads "daredevil-style," Mayor Mike Miller said at a City Council meeting ...

April 20, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Some residents question sharp rise in property tax assessments

Some Hall County property owners are shocked by big increases to their tax assessments as the area continues its post-recession resurgence.

April 20, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


United Way of Hall County celebrates its 2016-17 accomplishments

United Way of Hall County had a lot to commemorate at its annual year-end celebration at the Gainesville Civic Center Thursday morning.

April 20, 2017 | Hailey Van Parys | Local


Passport fairs set for Gainesville, Cleveland on Saturday

The Limestone Parkway U.S. Post Office in Gainesville and the Cleveland post office on Helen Way will hold passport fairs this Saturday.

April 20, 2017 | | Local


Oakwood Chick-fil-A reopens

After a little over a month of waiting for customers, the Chick-fil-A in Oakwood is open for business again.

April 20, 2017 | Hailey Van Parys | Local


DOT extends emergency response program up I-985

Motorists stranded on Interstate 985 north of Spout Springs Road in Flowery Branch now can get help from the Georgia Department of Transportation's Highway ...

April 20, 2017 | | Local


Tuition increase coming for UNG students after Board of Regents decision

Students at the University of North Georgia campuses in Gainesville and Dahlonega will be paying more for school next year - the result of a 2 ...

April 20, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


DeKalb firefighters thank Hall County counterparts for recovering their co-worker’s body

Just days before next week's one-year anniversary of the death of one of their own, DeKalb County firefighters returned to Hall County to say ...

April 20, 2017 | By Norm Cannada ncannada@gainesvilletimes.com | Local


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