View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - Local


Market on the Square goes inside

As the summer draws to a close, many will mourn the loss of the delicious heirloom tomatoes, peaches and other local produce that could be found at the Market on the Square.

September 14, 2010 | Melissa Weinman | Local


Fire damages Hall County home

Fire heavily damaged a home on Goddard's Ford Road off Browns Bridge Road Tuesday afternoon, but no injuries were reported.

September 14, 2010 | From staff reports | Local


Area communities given federal grant money

Several Northeast Georgia communities have been selected U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development grant recipients.

September 14, 2010 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local


DOT says options not good if transportation tax fails

OAKWOOD ­- Todd Long asked and answered the question in the same breath.

September 14, 2010 | Jeff Gill | Local


Corps says no to water supply in its manual

Leaning on a July 2009 federal judge's ruling, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers doesn't plan to address water supply in Lake Lanier as part of its update of the water control manual for the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint River Basin.

September 14, 2010 | Jeff Gill | Local


Accident ties up Ga. 365 northbound

An accident before 6:30 p.m. today tied up traffic along Ga. 365 northbound, officials said.

September 14, 2010 | From staff reports | Local


New program allows YMCA to help more kids

A new program at the J.A. Walters YMCA could help decrease the high school dropout rate and the percentage of childhood obesity in Hall County.

September 14, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Cedar Creek talks continue despite mediation delays

Gainesville and Hall County plan to continue in the spirit of mediation over the Cedar Creek Reservoir despite a likely decision to delay the official process until the first of the year.

September 14, 2010 | Melissa Weinman | Local


Candidates challenge Hall board's closed discussion

Commission hopefuls Scott Gibbs and Craig Lutz are challenging the Hall County Board of Commissioners' move to authorize $3 million in sales tax dollars toward the Glades Reservoir project.

September 14, 2010 | Melissa Weinman | Local


Area schools see mixed results on SAT

Hall County Schools saw a slight gain while Gainesville City Schools saw a decrease in average SAT scores, which were released Monday.

September 14, 2010 | Elizabeth Burlingame | Local


New golf carts roll out at Gainesville's Chattahoochee Golf Course

The fleet has arrived.

September 14, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Hall Schools OKs funding for AP exams

Hall County Schools Superintendent Will Schofield has good news for students enrolled in Advanced Placement courses - they'll get a financial break on their AP exams.

September 13, 2010 | Elizabeth Burlingame | Local


Road’s completion makes timing right for Oakwood to push for development, officials say

Oakwood should seize the planned Dec. 31 completion of a four-lane parkway as an opportunity to ramp up economic development efforts, city officials said Monday.

September 13, 2010 | Jeff Gill | Local


Man recovering from Sunday boating incident

Two boats collided on Lake Lanier on Sunday, throwing one driver into the water and leaving his boat for someone to catch.

September 13, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Register now for our new breaking news services

Dear gainesvilletimes.com reader:

September 13, 2010 | Michael Beard | Local


« First  « Prev  1091 1092 1093 1094 1095  Next »  Last »

Page 1093 of 1755

Articles by Section - Local


2 Injured Hall firefighters ‘disappointed,’ ‘saddened’ by county’s decision to end their employment

Two of the three Hall County firefighters injured in a July 2014 training incident called their separation from the county disappointing, one saying he was ...

February 06, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Scoring change helps more adults secure GEDs

Henry Moore of Gillsville will get his GED in early March after a change in the scoring of the test gave him a passing grade.

February 05, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


VA schedules workshops in Toccoa, Cornelia

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs will hold counseling workshops for veterans at Georgia Department of Labor career centers in Stephens and Habersham counties ...

February 05, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Crews put out home fire in East Hall

Hall County firefighters put out a residential fire Friday in the 2800 block of Gillsville Highway in East Hall County.

February 05, 2016 | | Local


Dentists, students take day to treat children in need of dental care

"It gets kind of crazy," David Byers, head of the dental hygiene program at Lanier Technical College, said Friday morning as about 100 volunteers provided ...

February 05, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Go Red event highlights women’s heart health

True to its name, the inaugural Go Red for Women gathering at First Baptist Gainesville brought out hundreds of women - and a handful of men ...

February 05, 2016 | Frank Reddy | Local


Union County hospital CEO, 5 others arrested in prescription drug sting

The CEO of Blairsville's Union General Hospital is one of six suspects accused of being involved with fraudulent prescriptions for painkillers.

February 05, 2016 | From Times staff, Associated Press reports | Local


Council to explore traffic solutions for Sterling on the Lake area

Tuesday's two-hour public hearing gave the Flowery Branch City Council plenty of insight into the safety and traffic concerns of residents of Sterling on ...

February 05, 2016 | LeAnne Akin | Local


More than 500 express interest in Hall's Early College program

Plans for Hall County's Early College @ Jones are moving quickly. More than 530 high school students expressed an interest in the program, and formal ...

February 04, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Wrenched Bicycles moves to larger, more visible location

The old Wrenched Bicycles shop was tucked into a small, quaint building on Bradford Street, just off the downtown square.

February 04, 2016 | Kristen Oliver | Local


Flowery Branch hosts annual Black History Month program

Speakers encouraged students to be a part of the change they hope to see in a Black History Month program Thursday at Flowery Branch High.

February 04, 2016 | BY AMY MCDONALD amcdonald@gainesvilletimes.com | Local


Georgia House panel backs ‘Pastor Protection’ bill

A Georgia House panel has approved a bill stating that religious officials don't have to perform same-sex marriages, a protection some believe is already ...

February 04, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Firefighter trio injured in ladder truck incident no longer employed with Hall County

All three Hall County firefighters injured in a July 2014 training incident are no longer employed with Hall County, according to officials.

February 04, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Buy Local Expo showcases more than 60 local businesses

Officials with the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce said Thursday's Buy Local Safe & Green Expo went well, bringing in more than 300 at the ...

February 04, 2016 | Frank Reddy | Local


Oakwood-based Wayne Farms laying off 500 at Mississippi plant

LAUREL, Miss. - An Oakwood-based poultry company says its Laurel, Miss., plant will close its deboning lines and lay off about 500 workers by the end ...

February 04, 2016 | Associated Press | Local


3 4 5 6 7  Next »  Last »

Page 5 of 8


Contents of this site are © Copyright 2015 The Times, Gainesville, GA. All rights reserved. Privacy policy and Terms of service

Powered by
Morris Technology
Please wait ...