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Milton Martin Honda buys state Labor Department building for expansion, Miller says

Milton Martin Honda paid the state $37,250 over four years for the right to park cars on an empty Department of Labor parking lot before buying the building through sealed bids earlier this year, state Sen. Butch Miller, R-Gainesville, said Thursday.

September 08, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Cabinet shop a total loss after fire in Lula

A cabinet shop in Lula is a total loss after a fire Thursday.

September 08, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Resurfacing planned for Thompson Mill Road near Chateau Elan

A 2-mile stretch of Thompson Mill Road in South Hall will be resurfaced and road shoulders improved by next summer.

September 08, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


New clubhouse sets example for affordable housing communities

The opening of a clubhouse at the Park Hill Apartments in Gainesville on Wednesday shows what can be accomplished when investments in affordable housing and working-class neighborhoods are made.

September 08, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Lula stops cell tower development for 90 days

New cell tower development in Lula will be halted for 90 days as the northeast Hall County city works to ensure that proper zoning laws regulating such structures are in place.

September 08, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Creel earns praise from staff, board members

One veteran and one newcomer to Gainesville city schools praised Superintendent Wanda Creel on Monday night after she announced she would leave the district at the end of her contract in June.

September 08, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Sentiment, re-sell value part of surplus auction

Buses were the big attraction for the Hall County Schools auction Wednesday. That's what most of the more than 50 people came to see - and some came to bid.

September 08, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Hall woman 'a walking miracle' after near-fatal horse riding accident

For Kim Smith, two photographs taken 20 minutes apart on March 6 capture not just the briskness of time but the frailty of life and the need to savor every moment.

September 08, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Three injured in afternoon crash

Three people receieved minor injuries when an SUV collided with a truck towing a trailer at the intersection of Sardis and Chestatee roads Wednesday afternoon, according to Capt. Zachary Brackett with Hall County Fire Services.

September 07, 2016 | Times Staff Reports | Local


Aging and health seminars set for September

Northeast Georgia Medical Center Auxiliary will host two seminars this month aimed at joint health and preventing falls.

September 07, 2016 | Times Staff Reports | Local


GO Video: Grab a cupcake at one of these three local bakeries

Have you tried the cupcakes at these local bakeries? Which flavors are your favorite?

September 07, 2016 | | Local


Gainesville man dies following construction incident

A Gainesville man died Tuesday following a construction incident in Sugar Hill, according to authorities.

September 07, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Nicholson pair accused of stealing elderly man’s tractor

Two people from Nicholson are accused of robbing an elderly man and taking his tractor, according to authorities.

September 07, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Toddler burned by boiling water, airlifted to Grady

An 18-month-old girl has been airlifted to an Atlanta hospital after suffering burns to 30 percent of her body, authorities said.

September 07, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Road work to close southbound lanes on I-85 overnight this week

Motorists headed down on Interstate 85 through Gwinnett County will encounter some overnight lane closures this week.

September 07, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


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Facebook Live: Breast cancer survivors share their stories

Mary Bagwell, Dorena Mobley Lemus and Ashley Williams share their stories of surviving breast cancer.

September 26, 2016 | J.K. Devine | Local


Harvick wins at New Hampshire to advance to 2nd round

LOUDON, N.H. - Kevin Harvick has thrived as NASCAR's version of a Game 7 master, steeling his nerves and flourishing in those win-or-else races ...

September 25, 2016 | By Dan Gelston Associated Press | Local


Heart failure unit opening at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville

Patients suffering from heart failure now can get help through the area's first advanced inpatient heart failure treatment unit at Northeast Georgia Medical Center ...

September 25, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Low jobless rate doesn't give full picture in Hall

The August unemployment rate of just 4.4 percent in metropolitan Gainesville, which includes all of Hall County, is both a positive sign of local ...

September 25, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Second phase of Cleveland bypass is halfway done

Work is halfway done on the second phase of the long-awaited four-lane Appalachian Parkway on the west side of Cleveland.

September 25, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Not guilty verdict in stabbing trial ‘upsetting’ to family of victim

After watching the weeklong trial, family members of Iris Romero-Banegas said they couldn't believe the not guilty verdict on murder charges faced by Ofelia ...

September 25, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Flowery Branch parking scarcity seen as a ‘good problem’ as city grows

The two friends like to "hunt out" fun places to visit, and that search brought them Wednesday to downtown Flowery Branch, where they enjoyed a ...

September 25, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Amputee taekwondo instructor teaches students to never give up

Lydia Meek will not be held back.

September 25, 2016 | Jennifer Linn | Local


Preparing for work: Business, schools focus on what’s next for students

Hall County schools and businesses want to connect students with employers. That mirrors state efforts, which have been recognized nationally.

September 25, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Man’s beating exposes homeless camp horrors under Queen City Bridge

The grounds are lined with trash rather than flowers. No birds sing from shaking limbs along the gravel road entrance. And the stray cats act ...

September 25, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Taste of Gainesville serves up a savory Saturday by Lake Lanier

At one time, Taste of Gainesville was called Dinner on the Docks. But by any name, the fare is just as delicious.

September 24, 2016 | Hailey Van Parys | Local


SLIDESHOW: Don Carter State Park tunes up at Chattahoochee Mountain Music Festival

Friends of Don Carter State Park sponsored the third annual Chattahoochee Mountain Music Festival on Saturday to raise awareness for the park and supply funding ...

September 24, 2016 | Erin Smith | Local


Lake Lanier’s shoreline gets a fall cleanup

New year, different trash

September 24, 2016 | Alexander Popp | Local


Gainesville High School teacher named geographic society fellow

Sandy Rivera is teaching AP human geography - and an advanced placement course - at Gainesville High School for the first time.

September 24, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Customers, co-workers mourn passing of Hawaiian shirt-clad ‘Coffee King’

For 14 years, Gene "Coffee King" Burch, 68, would hold court as the manager of Common Grounds Coffee Shoppe and Deli in Flowery Branch.

September 24, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


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