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Flowery Branch police adjust to city’s growth

Before an economic decline halted much of the building industry, Flowery Branch was one of the fastest growing cities in the state.

January 14, 2012 | Patrick Stoker | Local


Federal officials investigate 2010 Hall jail incident

A man who once promised not to sue the Hall County Sheriff's Office for what the sheriff's own investigators called an unnecessary use of force may have changed his mind.

January 14, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


10 evacuated from home fire; no serious injuries

Gainesville firefighters responded to a residential fire early Saturday morning after 10 people inside the home were awakened by a smoke detector.

January 14, 2012 | Patrick Stoker | Local


Celebrating a King: Gainesville march to highlight Monday's MLK events

Remarks by a Gainesville-born preacher now serving in Lilburn and a march around the Gainesville downtown square are highlights of Monday's 42nd Annual King Day Celebration.

January 14, 2012 | Jeff Gill | Local


Crosswalk upgraded at dangerous Gainesville intersection

In an effort to improve pedestrian safety, the city of Gainesville is revamping a crosswalk at what one city council member called a "dangerous intersection."

January 14, 2012 | Aaron Hale | Local


Suspect in armored truck robbery now faces ID theft charge

Charges against a suspect involved in a Wednesday armed robbery of an armored truck in Oakwood continue to grow.

January 14, 2012 | Patrick Stoker | Local


Rotary is accepting nominees for Man, Woman of Year awards

The Rotary Club of Gainesville is accepting nominations for its annual Gainesville-Hall County community Man and Woman of the Year Awards.

January 14, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


Brenau launches initiative to get Steinway pianos

When Brenau University music majors take the stage next year, they'll be playing Mozart and Bach on world famous pianos.

January 14, 2012 | Dallas Duncan | Local


Planned grocery closing hits workers, customers

Gainesville's Food Lion on Browns Bridge Road was gaining a loyal costumer with Sheryl Pittman before the chain announced Thursday the store would be closed with 112 others across the nation.

January 14, 2012 | Aaron Hale | Local


Fulton begins removing inmates from Hall’s jail

A budget shortfall in Fulton County could affect Hall County's finances as well.

January 14, 2012 | Patrick Stoker | Local


Authorities still looking for police impersonators

Investigators from the Gainesville Police Department are continuing to search for three suspects who acted as police when they pulled over a man in mid-December.

January 13, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


Lula man sentenced to life for molestation

A Lula man was found guilty and sentenced to life in prison Friday for molesting two young boys in 2007.

January 13, 2012 | Patrick Stoker | Local


Hall commissioners back to business in first '12 meeting

Hall County will consider establishing a "foreclosure registry" that would hold foreclosed property owners accountable for upkeep.

January 13, 2012 | Aaron Hale | Local


3 area schools snag extra federal money

Fourteen area schools were designated Georgia Title I Distinguished Schools by the state Department of Education on Thursday.

January 13, 2012 | Dallas Duncan | Local


Police chases create difficult situations for sheriff’s office

Hall County Sheriff's Office deputies and patrol cars have been put to the test in two high-speed chases across county lines in the past two weeks.

January 13, 2012 | Patrick Stoker | Local


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Police: Man accused of falsely reporting robbery

A Gainesville man is accused of falsely reporting a robbery earlier this month on Cleveland Highway in Gainesville, police said.

June 16, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Habersham couple plead not guilty to 340 animal abuse charges

A Habersham County couple pleaded not guilty to 340 counts of misdemeanor animal cruelty stemming from the April seizure of more than 400 animals from ...

June 16, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Deputy, adults, child injured in exchange of gunfire in East Hall

A deputy was shot and multiple adults and a child injured in an exchange of gunfire in East Hall around midnight Thursday.

June 16, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Flowery Branch OKs millage rate that could hike taxes for some residents

A property tax increase is in store for Flowery Branch residents who had property reassessed at higher values this year.

June 16, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Hall's proposed tax increase brings opposition at public hearings

Those who turned up to Hall County's two public hearings on Thursday were clear: They don't want a tax increase.

June 16, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Gainesville water project to connect 130 properties

By this time next year, more than 100 homeowners who are currently getting their water from wells will be connected to the city of Gainesville ...

June 16, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Local law enforcement taking more precautions with drug evidence

In the wake of new opioid overdoses, local law enforcement agencies are changing some protocols in how they interact with evidence.

June 16, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Poet brings verses of freedom to Juneteenth celebration

Gainesville-born poet Doris davenport decided long ago to lowercase the d in her last name as a statement of sorts about her independence of thought ...

June 16, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Gainesville man accused of manufacturing explosives, marijuana

A Gainesville man is accused of manufacturing an explosive device and marijuana after components and plants were reportedly found by authorities.

June 15, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Demolition of old Hall jail ramps up

Demolition of the former Hall County jail on South Main Street in Gainesville is well underway, and requests for some of the historic bricks are ...

June 15, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Commenters oppose Hall tax increase in morning hearing, another hearing coming at 6 p.m.

Some of them frustrated by the one-two punch of assessment increases and higher taxes, a few dozen people turned out to the first public hearing ...

June 15, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Employee raises, law enforcement costs are driving Hall tax increase

Hall County's 26 percent tax rate increase - and its $6.7 million general fund spending jump - is mostly fueled by a 2.5 percent ...

June 15, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Turner, Wood & Smith buys city land for new building

An insurance company with ties to the community for more than 100 years plans to build a new office building next to the Frances Meadows ...

June 14, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


New law creates tax-free savings accounts for disabled Georgians

Disabled Georgians will have access to tax-free savings accounts after the creation of Georgia STABLE.

June 14, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Top Work-Based Learning programs get training in Hall

Georgia high schools are placing a greater emphasis on student opportunities for work experience in potential careers integrated into the school curriculum.

June 14, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


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