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High cost of gas squeezes customers, local businesses

When gas prices go up, local businesses can't help but take notice.

February 23, 2012 | Savannah King | Local


Hall County takes on foreclosure program

Hall County government will take over administration of a grant program aimed to stabilize neighborhoods facing foreclosure.

February 23, 2012 | Aaron Hale | Local


Athens Highway wreck kills 1

An accident on Athens Highway just south of Barrett Road has killed one person, according to Hall County Fire Chief David Kimbrell.

February 23, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


Hall County may take over federal housing grants after complaints

Hall County may take a more direct role in implementing a federal grant program aimed to ease rates of foreclosure and abandoned homes.

February 23, 2012 | Aaron Hale | Local


Business owner sentenced in EPA ‘goose chase’

An area business owner faces 20 months in a federal prison and must pay more than $48,000 for sending the Environmental Protection Agency on what government prosecutors called "a wild goose chase."

February 22, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Police have not identified victims in Tuesday's fatal wreck

A Gainesville police traffic specialist spent most of Wednesday speaking with witnesses about two recent fatal wrecks, but charges still have not been filed in either case.

February 22, 2012 | | Local


Gainesville school board to offer its view on co-valedictorians

The Gainesville Board of Education will meet Tuesday night to discuss the issue of co-valedictorians at Gainesville High School.

February 22, 2012 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local


Decline in inmates fuels push to sell midtown jail

Officials with Hall County and a private company charged with housing immigration detainees in Gainesville say the market conditions have changed.

February 22, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Letter alleging hospital outbreak lists fake disease

A fraudulent letter making claims about a disease outbreak at Northeast Georgia Medical Center has been posted on the doors of several local businesses.

February 22, 2012 | Savannah King | Local


Skeletal remains confirmed to be bear

February 22, 2012 | | Local


Math pioneer’s visit adds up for Hall teachers

Yeap Ban Har broke a simple magnetic rectangle into smaller parts on Wednesday at Lanier Charter Career Academy, as a group of more than 50 local teachers watched.

February 22, 2012 | Savannah King | Local


Gingrich plans another stop in Forsyth County

Presidential candidate Newt Gingrich will be in Forsyth County again this weekend in advance of the March 6 presidential primary.

February 22, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


Gainesville school board will decide co-valedictorian issue Tuesday

UPDATE: The Gainesville City Schools Board of Education has called a meeting for 6 p.m. Tuesday to discuss the issue of having two valedictorians. The meeting will be held at the school board office at 508 Oak St. NW, Gainesville.

February 22, 2012 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local


Business owner gets 20 months in prison after lying to government officials

A Gainesville business owner today was sentenced to 20 months in prison and to pay $43,000 in restitution to the government after he falsely claimed government agents fined his business.

February 22, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


Kiwanis accepts nominations for service award

The Gainesville Kiwanis Club is accepting nominations for its Youth Service Award, which is presented annually to someone in the community for outstanding service to youth.

February 21, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


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What we know and don't know about last week’s shooting

A child and deputy were injured in an exchange of gunfire last week in East Hall.

June 20, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Live in a city? You could get a county tax break

If you live in a city in Hall County, your property tax bill could drop next year depending on what happens in in the next ...

June 20, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


New Habitat ReStore location features price cuts

As the Habitat For Humanity of Hall County ReStore settles back into its former Murphy Boulevard location after a year at 975 Chestnut St., officials ...

June 20, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Tri-county self-taxing district paying for multi-use paths

As area governments are raising or proposing to raise taxes, a small cluster of Braselton businesses is chipping in a little extra to improve connectivity ...

June 20, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Lula leaders OK new budget with no new taxes

When Mayor Milton Turner opened the floor to public comments, no one from among the handful of residents who attended Monday night's meeting had ...

June 19, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Daytime Boling Bridge lane closure set for Tuesday

Boling Bridge on Ga. 53 will close to a single lane of traffic from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesday.

June 19, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


4 new expenses in Gainesville school system budget

Pay raises and insurance and retirement benefit increases for employees, along with an increase in money for textbooks and other instructional needs, are the biggest ...

June 19, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


County nixes retail hopes for Sardis-Ledan intersection

Hall County isn't counting on commercial development at the Sardis and Ledan roads intersection for the next five years.

June 19, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Mother, Oakwood officer help save wheelchair-bound man from fire

An early-morning fire Monday in Oakwood left an elderly woman and her adult son, who suffers from Parkinson's disease, without their home of eight ...

June 19, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Oakwood eyeing downtown ‘town center’

Oakwood is hoping to develop city-owned property near downtown as a "town center."

June 19, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Gainesville man charged with child molestation of 3 girls

A Gainesville man faces four sexual charges in incidents that involved three girls that were between 11 and 14 years old at the time the ...

June 19, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Fazoli’s proposed in New Holland

Fazoli's could be coming back to Hall County. An annexation proposal to make way for the Italian fast-food restaurant is set to go before ...

June 18, 2017 | Clark Leonard | Local


UNG to add new geospatial technology programs through grant

University of North Georgia students should gain more opportunities in the growing field of geospatial technology through a new 3-year $609,739 National Science Foundation ...

June 18, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Lanier Islands still mulling what to do with old PineIsle site

The idea of a technology-oriented training and conference center at Lanier Islands resort in South Hall has been given a thumb's down by a ...

June 18, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Where the money from Hall County's increased taxes is going

If you're on a desktop, scroll down to read the infographic.

June 18, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


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