View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - Local

Gainesville City Council votes against sober home for men

Gainesville City Council on Tuesday denied a special use request for a sober living home for men after neighborhood residents raised concerns about safety.

October 04, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local

Gainesville's downtown square shut down for fall festival

A weekend packed with events in Gainesville is also expected to lead to an uptick in traffic delays in the coming days.

October 04, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local

Lanier Islands hotel completes $2 million makeover

Just as it's considering a future hotel at a different site, Lanier Islands resort in South Hall has spruced up existing accommodations at Legacy Lodge & Conference Center.

October 04, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local

New track in the works for Gainesville High School

Gainesville High School's track is about to get a makeover - one that is critically needed, Athletic Director Billy Kirk said.

October 04, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local

No one injured in Academy Street wreck involving school bus

A wreck involving a school bus tied up traffic Tuesday afternoon, but no children were on the bus at the time.

October 04, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local

6 charged in Hall as more than $20K of drugs seized

Six people were charged in a drug investigation that led officers to more than $20,000 worth of drugs, according to authorities.

October 04, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local

State Senate candidates hold mass incarceration debate at UNG

State Sen. Michael Williams, the Republican incumbent for District 27, and Daniel Blackman, a Democrat who is on the ballot for the same seat, debated their opinions and solutions to mass incarceration Monday at University of North Georgia's Gainesville campus.

October 03, 2016 | Kristen Oliver | Local

No decision on Enota school as 2 new options presented

A decision about a site plan for a new Enota school remains to be made after the Gainesville Board of Education meeting Monday, but that decision could be made at a called meeting Oct. 12.

October 03, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local

Homeless have until Oct. 21 to vacate Queen City Bridge

Tensions ran high as Gainesville Police moved Monday afternoon to begin clearing a homeless encampment beneath the Queen City Bridge.

October 03, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local

Bojangles’, other retail get OK from planning board

A Bojangles' restaurant and truck stop off Ga. 365 near Lula got the Hall County Planning Commission's OK Monday night.

October 03, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local

Man acquitted of most sex charges, pretending to be doctor

After hearing "not guilty" echo three times through the courtroom gallery, the victim's mother briskly exited the courtroom.

October 03, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local

Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle introduces book on education at Johnson High School

Johnson High School alumnus Casey Cagle, who also is Georgia's lieutenant governor, came home Monday morning to promote his book, "Education Unleashed."

October 03, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local

Gold hair, shaved heads help Friendship Elementary mark raising $4K for childhood cancer research

A suggestion to help kids with childhood cancer resulted in gold-sprayed hair for the principal at Friendship Elementary School, plus three teachers and an assistant principal who were nearly bald.

October 03, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local

Ga. 53 work near Braselton postponed

Work to replace a drainage pipe underneath Ga. 53 near Braselton has been postponed.

October 03, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local

Northeast Georgia Health System is buying Barrow hospital

Gainesville-based Northeast Georgia Health System continued its growth Monday, with officials announcing a purchase agreement with Barrow Regional Medical Center.

October 03, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local

« First  « Prev  3 4 5 6 7  Next »  Last »

Page 5 of 1897

Articles by Section - Local

Voters Guide to Nov. 8 general election

Who's on the ballot

October 22, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local

Elachee offers treetop lessons in loving nature

Surely the Lorax would have been proud to see the Elachee Nature Center on Saturday, and how its trees were carefully climbed, lovingly observed and ...

October 22, 2016 | Alexander Popp | Local

Authorities suspend burn permits, warn of campfire dangers

Fall has come to North Georgia, and with it cooler temperatures and changing leaves, but some remnants of summer still remain.

October 22, 2016 | Alexander Popp | Local

Cornelia woman convicted of vehicular homicide in 2014 crash

A Cornelia woman was convicted by a jury Thursday on charges stemming from a deadly motorcycle wreck in October 2014.

October 22, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local

Isakson maintains Trump support in fiery Senate debate

ATLANTA (AP) - Johnny Isakson, the front-runner in Georgia's U.S. Senate race, maintained support for his party's presidential nominee Donald Trump on Friday ...

October 22, 2016 | | Local

Silver lining emerges for homeless as some take advantage of shelters, programs

Help for the homeless living beneath the Queen City Bridge in Gainesville has finally gained traction nearly three weeks after city officials and local law ...

October 21, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local

First-grade cancer survivor receives custom basketball hoop

Lining it up from her wheelchair, Addi Bales tosses up a shot in the lobby of the Gainesville Academy Sports + Outdoors.

October 21, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local

Authorities searching for missing Hall teenager

Hall County authorities are looking for a teenager last seen Tuesday in Lula.

October 21, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local

Early voting in Hall beats expectations

About 8,000 Hall County voters cast their ballots this week for the presidency and local races, according to Elections Director Charlotte Sosebee, a larger-than-expected ...

October 21, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local

Jackson EMC warns members of phone scam

The power utility Jackson EMC is warning its members of a phone scam attempting to con customers into paying phony bills.

October 21, 2016 | Times Staff Reports | Local

Authorities believe child started early morning Gainesville fire

Authorities said they believe a 5-year-old started a fire early this morning at the Harrison Square apartments.

October 21, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local

Phil Niekro, 44 teams celebrate 20 years of golf tournament

In the early days of the Edmondson-Telford Center for Children, attorney Lydia Sartain recalled a young boy coming in to the Gainesville nonprofit.

October 20, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local

Hall man charged with beating 64-year-old man

A Hall County man is accused of hitting a 64-year-old man repeatedly in the face, authorities said.

October 20, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local

Halftime Heroes: Family, tradition part of band DNA at East Hall

Family comes up over and over when talking with band members at East Hall High School.

October 20, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local

Gainesville's plans to buy insurance building move forward

The Gainesville Redevelopment Authority on Thursday approved a bond resolution to help fund the acquisition of the Turner, Wood & Smith building to make way for ...

October 20, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local

1 2 3 4 5  Next »  Last »

Page 3 of 8

Powered by
Morris Technology
Please wait ...