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Hall ranks 25th for health outcomes among Georgia counties

Hall County ranked as the 25th best in health outcomes among Georgia's 159 counties, but most of its surrounding northeast neighbors rated better - including No. 1 Forsyth and No. 4 Gwinnett - according to a 2017 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation report.

April 03, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Ledan-Sardis rezoning proposal delayed until January

A rezoning proposal that calls for retail and residential development at the busy intersection of Ledan and Sardis roads in northwest Hall County has been postponed to January.

April 03, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Last of quadruplets leaves hospital, joins sisters at home

With the close of a Chevy Suburban door, Callie Noel Davidson was finally on her way home Monday afternoon.

April 03, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Former Hall Sheriff Bob Vass remembered as upbeat, people person

Bob Vass was hardly the type of sheriff who stayed in the office during workdays.

April 03, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local




Storm-related power outages reported in Lumpkin County

More than 150 Jackson EMC customers are without power in Lumpkin County following thunderstorms in the area.

April 03, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


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


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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


Hiker rescued from ledge at Raven Cliff Falls

Authorities rescued a Barrow County man who slipped and fell onto the last ledge before Raven Cliff Falls' main drop Wednesday afternoon.

April 20, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Former Hall County Jail clerk sentenced for stealing from inmates' accounts

A former Hall County Jail clerk was sentenced last week for taking money out of inmate accounts.

April 20, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


More charges for Flowery Branch man in alleged ID theft case

Seven forgery charges were added among others in the case of a Flowery Branch man allegedly in possession of several stolen checks from mailboxes, according ...

April 19, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Habersham County dogs arrive in Gainesville as seizure tally grows

Three dozen dogs from the largest-ever animal seizure in Habersham County arrived in Gainesville on Wednesday.

April 19, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


North Georgia Community Foundation accepting grant applications

The North Georgia Community Foundation is accepting grant requests through June 30 for projects funded through its Community Impact Fund.

April 19, 2017 | Times Staff Reports | Local


Survey responses guided Gainesville superintendent search

Surveys completed by more than 500 Gainesville City Schools employees, school resource council members and community residents played a role in developing the profile used ...

April 19, 2017 | By Norm Cannada ncannada@gainesvilletimes.com | Local


Clothes trickling back to customers of abandoned cleaners

Frustrated customers of a shuttered Shallowford Road dry cleaners were again blocked from getting their items back on Wednesday, but property managers said the end ...

April 19, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


19-year-old charged with molesting girl

A 19-year-old Hall County man faces child molestation and incest charges for incidents that allegedly occurred between March and April.

April 19, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Gainesville woman dies in North Forsyth crash

A Gainesville woman died Tuesday in a wreck in North Forsyth County.

April 19, 2017 | Times regional reports | Local


Boling Bridge lane closure set for overnight Wednesday

Dawsonville Highway/Ga. 53 at Boling Bridge will be partially closed to motorists between 7 p.m. Wednesday and 6 a.m. Thursday as work ...

April 19, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Dawsonville Highway traffic fixes get a boost

Dawsonville Highway/Ga. 53 traffic in Gainesville isn't going to get better anytime soon, but road planners are taking a couple of steps to ...

April 19, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Gainesville doctor describes month in warzone hospital in Mosul, Iraq

Behind the 14-foot blast wall surrounded in razor wire, Dr. Jim Froehlich heard the "not-so-distant" sounds of a mortar attack at a hospital near Mosul ...

April 19, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Belk spring charity sale set for April 29

Belk at Lakeshore Mall will be holding its spring charity sale from 6-10 a.m. April 29.

April 18, 2017 | | Local


Proposed South Hall landfill denied by Buford planning board

A proposed, privately run landfill in South Hall got the Buford Planning and Zoning Board's recommendation for denial Tuesday night.

April 18, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


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