View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - Local


NGCSU President David Potter stepping down at end of school year

In kicking off the school year at North Georgia College & State University on Thursday, President David Potter announced at the faculty-staff convocation that he plans to step down from his position in May and possibly return to teaching at a later date.

September 09, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


It’d be a fierce fight between Spartans, warriors

Between the white lines of the football field, tonight's matchup between the West Hall Spartans and the visiting White County Warriors matches one team trying to remain unbeaten and another trying to rebound from a disappointing loss.

September 09, 2010 | Elizabeth Burlingame | Local


Eatery at odds with city code

A local seafood market may have to close its doors after two years of business.

September 09, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


State tax panel gets an earful

North Georgia residents and elected officials have a few ideas about how to change taxes in Georgia.

September 09, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Gainesville delays reservoir mediation

At the request of the city of Gainesville, mediation talks between the city and Hall County concerning the Cedar Creek Reservoir may have to wait.

September 09, 2010 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local


Gainesville High School receives national honor

Gainesville High School was one of seven schools honored statewide on Thursday as 2010 National Blue Ribbon Schools.

September 09, 2010 | Elizabeth Burlingame | Local


Quinlan honors arts teachers

Art teacher Tandy Ray believes among its many benefits, an arts education can create more positive attitudes about school, serve as a creative outlet and relieve student stress.

September 08, 2010 | Elizabeth Burlingame | Local


Hall County agrees to mediation with Gainesville over Cedar Creek reservoir

The Hall County Board of Commissioners agreed Wednesday morning to mediation with the city of Gainesville over the Cedar Creek reservoir.

September 08, 2010 | Melissa Weinman | Local


Missing Gainesville woman found at mental health facility

After she was missing for three days, authorities found Gainesville woman Adela Arroyo at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, where she had checked herself into Laurelwood, a division of the medical center that treats those with mental health problems.

September 08, 2010 | Shannon Casas | Local


18-year-old arrested in robbery case

Authorities have arrested another teenage suspect in a recent string of armed robberies in Forsyth County, though they say he wasn't involved in Sunday night's fatal grocery store shooting.

September 08, 2010 | Times regional staff | Local


Power of the Purse to auction unique, beaded handbag

WomenSource will be auctioning off one very special handbag at its third annual Power of the Purse fundraiser Tuesday.

September 08, 2010 | Melissa Weinman | Local


Area office building blighted by graffiti

When employees arrived for work at the Academy Oak Business Center in Gainesville, they immediately noticed something was there that shouldn't be.

September 08, 2010 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local


Flowery Branch residents to voice opinions on utility rates

Flowery Branch water and sewer users get a chance to voice their opinions tonight over a proposed new set of utility rates.

September 08, 2010 | Jeff Gill | Local


Teen murder suspect pleads guilty, gets life sentence

Teen defendant Daniel Vilchis-Ayala has been sentenced to life in prison for the murder of Ramon Hernandez.

September 08, 2010 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local


Authorities: Labor Day weekend quieter this year

Though the Labor Day holiday weekend was quieter than last year's across the state, two traffic accidents in Hall County kept local authorities busy.

September 07, 2010 | From staff reports | Local


« First  « Prev  1138 1139 1140 1141 1142  Next »  Last »

Page 1140 of 1799

Articles by Section - Local


Atlanta Street public housing residents struggle to find affordable homes with vouchers

The move from Atlanta Street is proving to be a mixed blessing for several single mothers.

April 27, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Health care fields most popular for Hall County Schools' Honors Mentorship Program

Health care and education made up nearly half of the presentations at Hall County Schools' Honors Mentorship Night on Wednesday. More than 60 students presented ...

April 27, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Abandoned North Forsyth subdivision saga coming to close with demolition

The demolition of a long-ago abandoned and unfinished subdivision in North Forsyth County could be completed soon, though some headaches will remain for county officials.

April 27, 2016 | By Kayla Robins krobins@forsythnews.com | Local


Gainesville City Schools cafeterias perfect on inspections

The cafeterias for Gainesville City Schools have received perfect scores on their annual health inspections for the first time in more than 10 years, the ...

April 27, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Gainesville High to join pilot program with Comcast, GPB

"Gainesville's TV station" could be the result of a pilot project that will involve audio and video technology students from Gainesville High School. That ...

April 27, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Flowery Branch names new interim solicitor to represent city

A South Hall resident who practices law in Lawrenceville was named Flowery Branch's interim solicitor Wednesday morning.

April 27, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Water, Glades’ fate flow at GOP debate among Hall commission candidates

Water is life. In Hall County, it's also money.

April 26, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Student spending: Hall, Gainesville below state, national averages

Georgia spends less per student than the national average, Georgia Department of Education spokesman Matt Cardoza said. And Hall County and Gainesville schools fall below ...

April 26, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Gainesville teacher among 10 finalists for Georgia Teacher of the Year award

Heather McConnell, special education teacher at Gainesville Middle School, is one of the 10 finalists for the 2017 Georgia Teacher of the Year award.

April 26, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Georgia Attorney General Sam Olens announces campaign to ‘unmask’ sex traffickers

With Atlanta as one of the largest centers of sex trafficking in the country, Georgia Attorney General Sam Olens announced Tuesday a campaign to target ...

April 26, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Woman, pet attacked by pack of dogs

Carly Sharec and her nearly 9-year-old miniature Schnauzer, Bowser, were out for their morning walk just after 8:30 a.m. Saturday when a pack ...

April 26, 2016 | By Michele Hester mhester@dawsonnews.com | Local




U.S. Rep. Doug Collins sets up meeting with Windstream over customer service concerns

U.S. Rep. Doug Collins, R-Gainesville, said in a statement Tuesday that he will meet with Windstream officials on May 9 to discuss the company ...

April 26, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Hoschton bank robbery suspect being sought

A bank robbery suspect is being sought by the Jackson County Sheriff's Department after a Monday afternoon incident at Hamilton State Bank, located at ...

April 26, 2016 | By LeAnne Akin lakin@clickthepaper.com | Local


4 escape morning house fire in West Hall

Four people escaped a house fire Tuesday morning, though a 15-year-old girl was evaluated for smoke inhalation.

April 26, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


2 3 4 5 6  Next »  Last »

Page 4 of 9


Contents of this site are © Copyright 2016 The Times, Gainesville, GA. All rights reserved. Privacy policy and Terms of service

Powered by
Morris Technology
Please wait ...