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Man charged with arson in Memorial Day fire that burned woman

A man has been charged with arson and aggravated battery in a Memorial Day fire that injured a 56-year-old woman.

June 02, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


2 townhome units damaged in fire caused by lightning

A lightning strike caused a fire early this morning in Oakwood, according to Hall County Fire Services.

June 02, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


National collegiate rowing competition brings thousands to Gainesville

While many spent Memorial Day weekend lounging by the pool or barbecuing with friends, thousands in Gainesville spent the weekend at the Lake Lanier Olympic Park.

June 02, 2016 | Kristen Oliver | Local


Hoffman Senior Living offering quality home-like setting

John and Amy Hoffman have been working in the patient care field for years.

June 02, 2016 | LeAnne Akin Times Regional Staff | Local


Hundreds of missing test results hold up final grades for some in Hall

Some Hall County high school students don't have final grades because the end-of-course exams that are 20 percent of their grades are not back from the state Department of Education.

June 02, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


State Court moves forward with charges against comedian Katt Williams

Solicitor General Stephanie Woodard formally charged comedian Katt Williams last month for alleged incidents earlier this year in Gainesville.

June 02, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Public input needed for comprehensive plan update

Hall County is moving forward with its comprehensive plan update to guide and manage growth through 2040, and officials are encouraging residents to join the process.

June 01, 2016 | Times Staff Reports | Local


Local schools’ character measured in star ratings released by state

Most local schools received a four-star rating for the quality and character of school life, according to data released today by the state Department of Education.

June 01, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Man faces traffic, drug charges after chase that began in Hall County

A man is facing more than a dozen charges, including possession of a large amount of methamphetamine, after he led a high-speed police chase Monday that started in Hall County and ended with his motorcycle crashing into a patrol vehicle.

June 01, 2016 | By Kayla Robins krobins@forsythnews.com | Local


Sonic moving into old Gainesville Chick-fil-A

Fans of tater tots, burgers and slushies available by drive-in will soon have reason to celebrate.

June 01, 2016 | Kristen Oliver | Local


DA, judges, tax commissioner make pitches for budget funds

There's an advantage to being an elected or appointed official in Hall County when it comes to budgeting for a new fiscal year: a chance to persuade commissioners in person about the need for specific funding requests.

June 01, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


IMS Gear starts apprentice program with Lanier Tech

A program common in Germany, where IMS Gear is headquartered, will soon have an American version in Gainesville.

June 01, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


After roundabout, Flowery Branch now turning attention to Mitchell Street

With cars flowing through and around its new roundabout, Flowery Branch is now looking at improving one of the streets that shoots off the traffic circle.

May 31, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Pedestrian killed by truck on I-85; authorities searching for driver

Area authorities are searching for a hit-and-run driver in the death of a pedestrian on Interstate 85 in Jackson County.

May 31, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Public hearing on Flowery Branch budget set for Thursday

A public hearing on Flowery Branch's 2016-17 budget, which calls for a tax rate rollback, is set for 6 p.m. Thursday at City Hall, 5517 Main St.

May 31, 2016 | Times Staff Reports | Local


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Police: Buford man beat father to death with crowbar

A Buford man has been charged with murder in the Wednesday crowbar beating death of his father.

June 23, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Gainesville's jobless rate falls to 3.8 percent for May

Unemployment has dropped below 4 percent in the Gainesville metro area, the Georgia Department of Labor reported today, and remains the lowest rate in the ...

June 23, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Students taste-test possible school lunch recipes

New main dishes and vegetables were on the menu Wednesday when Hall County students from kindergarten to middle school were "taste testers" for potential recipes ...

June 22, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Cresswind residents form charitable group to support local activities

About 40 residents of Cresswind at Lake Lanier have formed a charitable group, Cresswind LL Community Fund, to support charitable, educational and cultural activities in ...

June 22, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Gainesville pipe fabricator assessed $49K in fines

A Gainesville pipe fabricator faces a penalty of $49,375 from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration after multiple citations.

June 22, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


5 marijuana plants, 8 firearms seized in drug investigation

A 63-year-old Hall County man was charged with manufacturing marijuana after five plants were seized in a search, according to authorities.

June 22, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Authorities: 1,200 pills from Thailand seized in drug investigation

A package containing 1,200 pills from Thailand was seized Tuesday in Jefferson through a controlled delivery by local and federal authorities.

June 22, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Tumbling Creek bridge, downtown Gainesville bypass projects awarded state funds

A pair of prominent local road projects are closer to becoming a reality.

June 22, 2016 | Clark Leonard | Local


Local members of Congress follow party lines in raging gun debate

WASHINGTON - Rebellious Democrats disrupted the House's legislative work on Wednesday, staging a sit-in on the House floor and refusing to leave until they secured ...

June 22, 2016 | From Times staff, wire reports | Local


McEver Road back open after tanker truck fire

A truck containing tar caught fire Wednesday afternoon and shut down McEver Road for an hour.

June 22, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local




Ban on adoptions from Russia will be focus of panel tonight

Following years of families hanging in limbo, U.S. Rep. Doug Collins, R-Gainesville, wants to address the 2012 Russian adoption ban.

June 22, 2016 | Kristen Oliver | Local


Amazon expects to hire 500 for new distribution center in Braselton

Amazon will add a new 600,000-square-foot distribution center in Braselton and hire about 500 people.

June 22, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Residents offer input on managing growth

Everyone knows the growth is coming.

June 21, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Buford man pleads guilty to defrauding investors of $3.2 million

A Buford man pleaded guilty last week to defrauding 11 investors of $3.2 million, according to court documents.

June 21, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


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