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Stores hire more employees to handle holiday sales

With a careful eye on holiday season shopping this weekend, local stores hired a modest number of seasonal employees in hopes that a small uptick in the economy will bring out more customers.

November 24, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Tree planting policy may get flexibility

Gainesville's planning department has a new way to plant trees around town.

November 24, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Hall may compromise on Clermont library

It appears there may be a compromise in the works for the contentious North Hall library.

November 24, 2010 | Melissa Weinman | Local


Hall County property tax bills due Dec. 1

You may want to add a visit to the Hall County Tax Commissioner's Office to the holiday to-do list.

November 23, 2010 | Melissa Weinman | Local


Zoning change could bring apartments to Mundy Mill

Local developers are trying to put the Mundy Mill development back on its feet.

November 23, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Local group sends packages to overseas military

Becky Pratt and Bonnie Marshall stood in line at the Green Street post office Monday morning, pulling along a cart of 80 packages.

November 23, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Ex-Hall corrections officer faces drug, bribery charges

A former Hall County corrections officer was arrested Monday after he admitted to taking money from inmates in exchange for allowing them to use drugs and visit with girlfriends while on work detail, according to the Hall County Sheriff's Office.

November 23, 2010 | Melissa Weinman | Local


Group offers Thanksgiving dinner at Masonic Lodge

When Rose and Eugene Moon started planning Thanksgiving dinner, they thought no more than 50 people would come.

November 22, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Smoking kills, and the FDA wants you to know it

Although she describes herself as pretty "open-minded," Brandy James says she wouldn't buy products that feature a corpse on their labels.

November 22, 2010 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local


Band joins Falcons players to serve up holiday spirit

A brass quintet from Flowery Branch High School joined professional Falcons players Monday night to give a spirited Thanksgiving to people who didn't think they'd have one.

November 22, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Oakwood sewer agreement good for growth

Through an agreement with a property owner, Oakwood will be putting a sewer line in the direction of a largely undeveloped area of Mundy Mill Road.

November 22, 2010 | Jeff Gill | Local


One person killed, two injured in East Hall accident

One person was killed and two others were injured in a two-vehicle accident today in East Hall County, authorities said.

November 22, 2010 | From staff reports | Local


Two Flowery Branch council members get schooled in economic development

Economic development used to be all the rage in Flowery Branch.

November 22, 2010 | Jeff Gill | Local


Oakwood couple goes public with their struggle to keep their home of 10 years

OAKWOOD - For most people, home foreclosure and financial distress is a private matter, a personal struggle only discussed with family and close friends.

November 22, 2010 | Jeff Gill | Local


Christmas tree sales starting to blossom

It is crisp and fresh and reminds you of those days when you were a little kid and you couldn't wait to open your presents from Santa.

November 22, 2010 | Jennifer Messer | Local


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Supreme Court's 4-4 vote sinks Obama's immigration policy

WASHINGTON - An ideologically deadlocked Supreme Court dealt a severe blow Thursday to President Barack Obama's immigration reform plan, casting the November election as a ...

June 23, 2016 | By David G. Savage Tribune Washington Bureau | Local


2 from DeKalb charged with meth trafficking in Hall

Two people from DeKalb County have been charged with trafficking methamphetamine, according to Hall County authorities.

June 23, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Truck driver rescues victims from fiery crash; 5 hurt

A truck driver witnessing a crash Thursday afternoon in Gainesville helped three people out of their vehicle before it was engulfed in flames, according to ...

June 23, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


State program expands to Gainesville, Hall schools to help poor students attain higher education

A state educational program designed to increase access to higher education is expanding to 25 new school systems, including Gainesville and Hall County, and launching ...

June 23, 2016 | Kristen Oliver | Local


Free Chapel senior pastor to serve on Trump advisory board

Donald Trump has named Jentezen Franklin, senior pastor of Gainesville-based Free Chapel, to his evangelical executive advisory board.

June 23, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


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


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