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Job Blitz event offers hope to Gainesville’s unemployed

Savia Walker is in a bind.

September 16, 2015 | Frank Reddy | Local

Michelle Prater coming home to lead North Georgia Community Foundation

A medical mission trip to Uganda changed the course of Michelle Prater's career.

September 16, 2015 | Clark Leonard | Local

Cellphone app helps participants locate areas for Shore Sweep

As the Lake Lanier Association approaches its 27th annual Shore Sweep on Sept. 26, the group has a new tool in its arsenal for ridding the lake's shores of trash: a cellphone app.

September 15, 2015 | Clark Leonard | Local

Attorneys describe drug deal that led to man's death

A jury heard Tuesday morning two versions of a West Avenue drug deal turned deadly as attorneys delivered opening statements in Superior Court.

September 15, 2015 | Nick Watson | Local

North Hall Middle teams with Chestatee Wildlife Preserve

Seventh-graders from North Hall Middle School spent their Tuesday morning asking questions and taking notes alongside tigers, bears and cockatoos.

September 15, 2015 | Kristen Oliver | Local

Hall County Schools planning early college campus

Dual enrollment isn't always an option for those high school students who don't have access to a car.

September 15, 2015 | Kristen Oliver | Local

Gainesville City Council OKs tax increase

Gainesville City Council voted 4-2 Tuesday to approve a property tax increase to pay off debt and support local parks.

September 15, 2015 | Joshua Silavent | Local

Oakwood holding public hearings on tax rate

Oakwood is proposing to keep its 2016 tax rate the same as it is this year, but that still means higher taxes for those who have seen property values rise through reassessment.

September 15, 2015 | Jeff Gill | Local

Reward offered in search for jewelry store robbery suspects

FBI agents believe a suspect from a Dawsonville jewelry store robbery in August are connected to similar robberies in Panama City Beach, Fla., and Bluffton, S.C.

September 15, 2015 | Nick Watson | Local

Authorities: Man charged with impersonating an officer

A Gainesville man is accused of walking around Raven Street on Friday while carrying a revolver and a gold badge, according to authorities.

September 15, 2015 | Nick Watson | Local

Jury to hear 2014 West Avenue murder case

A Gainesville man will begin his trial today in Superior Court regarding the 2014 death of a man on West Avenue.

September 15, 2015 | Nick Watson | Local

‘The Help’ author speaking, signing in Forsyth

Kathryn Stockett, author of "The Help," will speak and hold a book signing at 7 p.m. today in the Lanier Technical College Forsyth Conference Center, 3410 Ronald Reagan Blvd., Cumming.

September 14, 2015 | Times regional staff reports | Local

Committal hearing postponed in Lanier shooting

A Decatur man's committal hearing regarding accusations by Hall County authorities about a shooting at Lake Lanier was postponed Monday.

September 14, 2015 | Nick Watson | Local

Lego exhibit takes shape at garden

A Lego exhibit will open Saturday at the Atlanta Botanical Garden, A Smithgall Woodland Legacy, in Gainesville and run through Jan. 3.

September 14, 2015 | Times staff reports | Local

Oakwood passes ordinance banning panhandling, ‘urban camping’

Oakwood became the second South Hall County city this month to pass an ordinance cracking down on "aggressive" panhandling and people regularly camping out in public places, such as streets and sidewalks.

September 14, 2015 | Jeff Gill | Local

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Trees down, power out in wake of weekend rains

No injuries have been reported, but many area residents are dealing with the aftermath of heavy rains that raked North Georgia this weekend.

October 04, 2015 | Jeff Gill | Local

Whalen’s wife buys first car at Milton Martin's Oakwood dealership

In the early 1970s, Gus and Janelle Whalen made their first trip to Milton Martin Toyota, then located in downtown Gainesville, to buy a car.

October 04, 2015 | Frank Reddy | Local

Gainesville, Hall look for delicate balance in minority hiring

At a Gainesville City Council meeting last month, political organizer Jerry Gonzalez ran down the racial demographics of local government personnel, comparing those figures with ...

October 04, 2015 | Joshua Silavent | Local

State roads ‘bank’ may fund area construction projects

Hall County governments have found a new, potential cash source to help fund road projects - the Georgia Transportation Infrastructure Bank.

October 04, 2015 | Jeff Gill | Local

Is your kid struggling in school? Here are some tips for parents

It's not easy for parents to watch their children struggle with school work.

October 04, 2015 | Kristen Oliver | Local

Dunkin’ Donuts possible for Thompson Bridge location

It's been rumored for some time that a Dunkin' Donuts would pop up on Thompson Bridge Road in Gainesville, and that speculation might soon ...

October 04, 2015 | Joshua Silavent | Local

Eagle Ranch celebrates 30 years of 'showing them love'

Eddie Staub couldn't fully picture it at the time, but need drives vision.

October 04, 2015 | Frank Reddy | Local

Washout of a weekend will continue Sunday

All clad in weather appropriate rain gear, Kelsey Payne, a Brenau University student from Chattanooga and several out-of-town guests left Dress Up with their hands ...

October 03, 2015 | Elise Perkins | Local

Brenau celebrates its past, present at homecoming

Brenau University alumnae and families of students braved wet weather Saturday to attend Homecoming and Family Weekend at the Gainesville university.

October 03, 2015 | Frank Reddy | Local

Petit Le Mans draws 130,000 fans to Hall County

As the Petit Le Mans wraps up today and fans prepare for a rainy finish to the four-day event, officials chimed in on the economic ...

October 03, 2015 | Frank Reddy | Local

HOA dispute pits residents against neighborhood rules

For many residential property owners, homeowners' associations are like a tetanus shot required after stepping on a nail. They serve a purpose, but can sting ...

October 03, 2015 | Joshua Silavent | Local

You Heard It Here: Commissioner recalls stepping on rattlesnake

Hall County Commissioner Billy Powell had a near brush with death when he stepped on top of a coiled red diamond rattlesnake while on an ...

October 02, 2015 | | Local

Ava White students benefit from active lessons

Many children don't have access to quality swimming lessons. Fewer get a chance to take Taekwondo.

October 02, 2015 | Kristen Oliver | Local

State patrol: Woman dead from heart attack after crash

A woman transported to the hospital from a car wreck Friday died from a heart attack at the hospital, authorities said.

October 02, 2015 | Nick Watson | Local

Sardis Road washed out by heavy rains, closed

Part of Sardis Road closed Friday afternoon after it was washed out during heavy rains.

October 02, 2015 | Times staff reports | Local

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