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Regions still area's banking leader, but just slightly

Regions Bank is still Gainesville-Hall County's financial heavy-hitter, but it has seen a slow erosion of its market share over the past few years, according to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.'s annual Deposit Market Share Report.

October 20, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Robotics club prepares for competition

When Joshua Robinson, 16, was a freshman in high school, he was "a regular teenager" having some trouble in school.

October 20, 2011 | Dallas Duncan | Local


Hall County recycling changes could pay off

Recycling may be the key to money making for Hall County - and it may not.

October 20, 2011 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Gainesville school board secures funding for new Fair Street building

The Fair Street Tigers are one step closer to having a new school.

October 19, 2011 | Dallas Duncan | Local


Business owners earn Masters of Innovation awards

A good entrepreneur knows business is about more than sales and profits.

October 19, 2011 | Savannah King | Local


GSP investigating fatal wreck involving legislator’s son

Georgia State Patrol continues to investigate a fatal wreck in North Hall earlier this month. Charges against the driver are pending the completion of that investigation.

October 19, 2011 | Patrick Stoker | Local


Hall's next big road project to go out to bid in Feb.

A construction contract could be awarded in February for Hall County's next major road project, the widening of Ga. 347/Lanier Islands Parkway from Interstate 985 to McEver Road.

October 19, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Gainesville school board to talk career, college focus

Though the federal government has not officially approved it yet, a proposal to focus curriculum on career and college preparation is already affecting local school systems.

October 18, 2011 | Dallas Duncan | Local


Gainesville council extends First Friday alcohol consumption

First Friday events in Gainesville will again include drinks to go.

October 18, 2011 | Ashley Fielding | Local


6th candidate enters Hall sheriff’s race

Less than a week after retiring as Hall County jail chief of security, Chuck Hewett announced his intentions to run for sheriff of Hall County.

October 18, 2011 | Patrick Stoker | Local


Sisters reunite with sister sold years ago for drugs

"By the grace of God" - that's the only way Crystal Smith and Teesha Jenkins can explain it.

October 18, 2011 | Shannon Casas | Local


Hall grand jury indicts man on child porn charges

A Flowery Branch man was indicted last week by a Hall County grand jury on several counts of sexual exploitation of children.

October 18, 2011 | Patrick Stoker | Local


Man indicted in September murder

A Hall County grand jury indicted Randall Lewis Breazeale of Flowery Branch last week on several counts stemming from the September murder of a Lawrenceville man.

October 18, 2011 | Patrick Stoker | Local


3 Northeast Georgia students named to state council

State School Superintendent John Barge Tuesday named 50 students, including three from Northeast Georgia, to the 2011-2012 Student Advisory Council.

October 18, 2011 | From staff reports | Local


Deal appoints 3 local people to state positions

Gov. Nathan Deal has appointed three local people to statewide positions.

October 18, 2011 | From staff reports | Local


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Company consolidating operations in Braselton

A shipping, packaging and industrial supplies distributor is planning to move operations to Braselton, employing up to 600 people within the next few years.

June 13, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Canine flu cases popping up in Georgia

Multiple cases of canine flu are popping up in Georgia after a dog show in Perry last month.

June 12, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Rezoning OK’d for Oakwood housing development, but development plan not settled

Rezoning for a planned residential development off McEver Road was approved by Oakwood City Council Monday night, but proposed development plans are still up in ...

June 12, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Big Bear Cafe back open under new management

A big banner hanging from the front posts outside let everyone know that the landmark Big Bear Cafe is back serving its Southern-style country breakfast ...

June 12, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Student growth in Hall, Gainesville is mostly among Hispanics

With Hispanic students accounting for almost all increased local school enrollment over the past five years and the growing uncertainty over the future of immigration ...

June 12, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Authorities: Woman falsely reported rape at Dahlonega trail

A woman who told authorities she had been raped at the Lake Zwerner reservoir trails in Dahlonega is now accused of falsely reporting the crime ...

June 12, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Work to replace Thompson Bridge could start as early as 2024

Replacement of the northbound bridge on Thompson Bridge Road/Ga. 60 over the Chattahoochee River in North Hall is one of several road projects that ...

June 11, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


3 students graduate without missing a school day in 13 years

Earning any distinction that includes the word "perfect" takes focus and effort. To earn that recognition for more than a decade takes an even stronger ...

June 11, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


UNG, Lanier Tech prepare for campus carry

With Georgia's campus carry law set to take effect July 1, officials at the University of North Georgia and Lanier Technical College are working ...

June 11, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Shooting victim in stable condition at hospital

An adult man was shot in the stomach by another man Sunday morning in what Gainesville police are saying "was not a random crime."

June 11, 2017 | | Local


UNG offers money management help to students

With a baby on the way last fall, Rachael Oliver wanted to get better control of her finances, but didn't know where to start.

June 11, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Dog-centric business set to open on Skelton Road in Gainesville

Scot Rucker needed a place to keep his customers' dogs while training them, and that's how Fido's World was born.

June 11, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Hall County remodels home to ease market crunch

On Lula Road, an investor is remodeling a modest home to sell it at a loss.

June 11, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Wider Friendship Road has led to a rise in crashes

When the officer arrived for duty through the Highway Enforcement of Aggressive Traffic grant in January, Hall County Sheriff's Office Sgt. Todd Casper had ...

June 11, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Seniors embracing their golden years in Hall

Seniors searching for active adult living are finding it in full measure in Hall County.

June 11, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


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