Talk of annexing the unincorporated county islands in the Gainesville city limits returns to the City Council's table today - albeit not as expansive as before when the council considered annexing all of its islands.
Gainesville Parks and Recreation officials say no one was harmed when four juvenile males carrying BB guns came near a day camp at Fair Street Elementary school, even though the school was locked down as a precaution.
The department said staff saw the boys passing the basketball courts where day campers were playing at the school around 3:30 this afternoon.
A Hall County Sheriff's Office deputy was charged with computer invasion of privacy and violation of oath related to "unauthorized procurement of personal data for his own personal gain," according to the sheriff's office.
The Georgia Commission on Medical Cannabis is taking shape with Gov. Nathan Deal's appointment this week of Gainesville resident and pharmacist Sara "Mandy" Wilson Reece, and the state's patient registry will soon come online.