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Lanier Tech fundraiser to help provide scholarships

Recent changes to the HOPE Scholarship have put a strain and students and their families, but the Lanier Technical Foundation is seeking to ease that financial burden.

October 30, 2011 | Patrick Stoker | Local


Local ghost hangouts

Foster House

October 30, 2011 | | Local


Hunt for a haunt

Gainesville and the surrounding area is filled with buildings, graveyards and objects rumored to be haunted. Unexplainable noises, vanishing apparitions of people long-dead, objects moving of their own accord and voices picked up on tape recorders when there's no one around are signs that something else could be lurking.

October 30, 2011 | DALLAS DUNCAN and SAVANNAH KING dduncan@gainesvilletimes.com, sking@gainesvilletimes.com | Local


Local forgotten veterans finally being laid to rest

Six area men will finally get military burials, through the efforts of a Gainesville funeral home and a group that hunts down unclaimed, cremated remains of American veterans.

October 30, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Halloween forbidden for Hall sex offenders

Come Halloween night, Hall County sex offenders on probation will be required to report to the Gainesville Probation Office rather than enjoy one of the most festive holidays of the year.

October 30, 2011 | Patrick Stoker | Local


Families enjoy 1st Trick or Treat on the Trail event

Rock Creek Park overflowed with costumed kids and adults at the first annual Trick or Treat on the Trail.

October 30, 2011 | Meghan Schuler | Local


Hall, Gainesville schools to realign math curriculum

Georgia will teach math subjects separately next year, only four years after the state switched to a curriculum that integrated various types of math into one class.

October 29, 2011 | Dallas Duncan | Local


Suspect remains on loose after car chase

Police are searching for a suspect following a chase involving a stolen car that began in Flowery Branch early Saturday morning.

October 29, 2011 | Patrick Stoker | Local


City considers taming traffic near Lakeview Academy

Motorists who use two popular streets for cut-through traffic near Lakeview Academy in Gainesville might soon be forced to slow their roll in the school's nearby residential area.

October 28, 2011 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Owner of Gem Jewelry continues football watch tradition

For 65 years, Marvin Orenstein hasn't missed a single Gainesville High School football awards banquet.

October 28, 2011 | Patrick Stoker | Local


Girl Scouts alumni reunite Sunday

Sure, the cookies are delicious, but there is so much more to the Girl Scouts.

October 28, 2011 | Savannah King | Local


Flowery Branch woman hit by car, killed in Suwanee

A Flowery Branch woman was killed Friday morning while crossing Peachtree Industrial Boulevard in Suwanee.

October 28, 2011 | From staff reports | Local


Thursday wreck injured Gainesville woman

The Georgia State Patrol has identified two people involved in an early Thursday morning wreck on Memorial Park Road.

October 28, 2011 | From staff reports | Local


Lutherans will celebrate Reformation Day at service

Many religious leaders write Halloween off as a secular holiday, but for members of the Lutheran church, the day carries special significance.

October 28, 2011 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local


Gainesville gets faster accident report system

Car wrecks are frustrating enough, but having to wait several days to get a copy of the accident report makes it that much worse.

October 28, 2011 | Patrick Stoker | Local


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UNG to add new geospatial technology programs through grant

University of North Georgia students should gain more opportunities in the growing field of geospatial technology through a new 3-year $609,739 National Science Foundation ...

June 18, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Lanier Islands still mulling what to do with old PineIsle site

The idea of a technology-oriented training and conference center at Lanier Islands resort in South Hall has been given a thumb's down by a ...

June 18, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Where the money from Hall County's increased taxes is going

If you're on a desktop, scroll down to read the infographic.

June 18, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


When dad is on call: As firefighters and fathers, public safety pros seek balance

Pulling on the navy blue uniform, Lt. Chad Dean knew it was going to be strange Tuesday to be away from his son, Parker, for ...

June 18, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


There's no summer break for homelessness in Hall

In the course of a month, Ray Rochell has gone from living with a roof over his head to sleeping on a dirty mattress tucked ...

June 18, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


‘I want my child back’ — Gainesville mom struggles to help child through health ordeal

Djustus Cobb has a lot of dreams.

June 18, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Photo slideshow: Juneteenth — A historic celebration of freedom

Gainesville residents celebrated a historic landmark of freedom Saturday with the annual Juneteenth Celebration of Freedom at the Midtown Greenway.

June 17, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Hall schools now ‘growing our own’ bilingual teachers

With an increasing need for bilingual teachers and a limited field of candidates, Hall County School officials are taking a new approach to recruitment - raising ...

June 17, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


No IDs, arrests yet in shooting after East Hall home invasion

The names of those involved in an East Hall shooting late Thursday that left a deputy and child injured have yet to be released, and ...

June 17, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Officials reviewing state draft of school needs assessment

Closing achievement gaps for some groups of students has been identified as a top priority by both Gainesville City and Hall County school officials in ...

June 17, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Lula buys full-page ad to blast Hall County

The relationship between Lula and Hall County is in the toilet.

June 17, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Flowery Branch graduate recognized for Air Force Academy appointment

Before going to Flowery Branch High School, Braden Parks said he had never considered military service.

June 17, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Child molestation case moves on to Superior Court

A Gainesville man's case of alleged child molestation moved on to Superior Court after a committal hearing, according to court officials.

June 16, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Police: Man accused of falsely reporting robbery

A Gainesville man is accused of falsely reporting a robbery earlier this month on Cleveland Highway in Gainesville, police said.

June 16, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Habersham couple plead not guilty to 340 animal abuse charges

A Habersham County couple pleaded not guilty to 340 counts of misdemeanor animal cruelty stemming from the April seizure of more than 400 animals from ...

June 16, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


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