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Dyer plays role in federal goal to update No Child Left Behind

The No Child Left Behind Act's rising expectations are leaving many Georgia schools behind, as a growing number are penalized for missing federal academic targets.

October 03, 2010 | Elizabeth Burlingame | Local


Petit Le Mans fans get revved up for a day at the track

BRASELTON - Phillip Gross leaned in as his three children, ages 4 to 7, stood at the open door of the race car and stared wide-eyed as the suited-up driver talked about his vehicle.

October 02, 2010 | Jeff Gill | Local


Bargain-hunters descend on Harvest Thrift Sale

Thrift-sale shoppers can be like cheetahs.

October 02, 2010 | Jennifer Messer | Local


Planned Cedar Creek treatment plant moving forward in design phase

City engineers are moving forward with plans for the Cedar Creek water treatment plant.

October 02, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Auction raises funds for Alzheimer’s research

Racing fans walked away with some one-of-a-kind memorabilia during an annual auction at Road Atlanta in Braselton.

October 01, 2010 | Elizabeth Burlingame | Local


Roadwork closes lanes on U.S. 129

One lane at a time will be closed on U.S. 129 in Cleveland overnight Sunday, Monday and Tuesday, if weather permits. Maintenance work will close the lanes 8 p.m. to 7 a.m. each night.

October 01, 2010 | From staff reports | Local


Woman faces charges in fatal wreck

A Gainesville woman faces charges in connection with a fatal wreck early this year in northeastern Forsyth County.

October 01, 2010 | JULIE ARRINGTON Times regional staff | Local


Clermont says Hall can’t grade library site

Clermont has filed a motion for civil contempt against Hall County, claiming the government continued construction on the North Hall library despite an injunction from Hall County Superior Court.

October 01, 2010 | Melissa Weinman | Local


Burn ban ends; rules still apply

Just in time for cooler weather, the ban on outdoor burning has been lifted.

October 01, 2010 | Melissa Weinman | Local


Area businesses hope to draw fall tourists

Summer may be over, but area businesses are working hard to make sure local tourism doesn't freeze up with the cooling temperatures.

October 01, 2010 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local


Firefighters, others sport T-shirts to raise funds to fight breast cancer

Gainesville and Hall County firefighters are sporting pink T-shirts for the next week in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

October 01, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Family escapes apartment fire

A mother and two children escaped from a Summit Street apartment fire just before firefighters arrived Friday morning.

October 01, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


To our readers: Web maintenance planned Saturday

Because of extensive planned maintenance, gainesvilletimes.com will be offline and inaccessible for several hours beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday. These changes will help us better serve our growing online readership. We invite you to visit us again Saturday evening.

September 30, 2010 | From staff reports | Local


Vikings, wildcats a match full of surprises

A pair of 1-3 teams meet up tonight when the East Hall Vikings visit the Rabun County Wildcats, and tonight's winner will be tied for first place in Region 8A-AA.

September 30, 2010 | Elizabeth Burlingame | Local


Cagle, Ralston create immigration reform panel

Top Georgia officials are searching for a way to address the immigration issue in the state.

September 30, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


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Bales is choice as new assistant superintendent for Hall County Schools

Kevin Bales will be recommended as assistant superintendent of teaching and learning for Hall County Schools, Superintendent Will Schofield announced Friday.

If approved by the ...

December 02, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Katt Williams banished from Hall, Dawson counties as part of plea agreement

Katt Williams entered a plea of no contest to multiple counts Thursday stemming from an incident earlier this year involving a bodyguard allegedly assaulted with ...

December 01, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Stolen American flag returned to Gainesville owner

A week after his American flag was stolen, Matthew Youngelman was flying the red, white and blue again Thursday in Summer Creek Estates in Gainesville.

December 01, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Medical bill draws from U.S. Rep. Doug Collins’ mental health legislation

A sweeping biomedical bill moving through Congress pulls partly from a mental health bill proposed last year by Rep. Doug Collins, R-Gainesville.

December 01, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Meals on Wheels in need of volunteers

Meals on Wheels is in need of volunteers to deliver hot lunches to senior citizens in Gainesville.

December 01, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Water wars mediator tells Georgia, Florida 'to settle this blasted thing' as trial ends

PORTLAND, Maine - A monthlong trial aimed at settling a high-stakes water dispute between Georgia and Florida ended Thursday with a special master imploring both sides ...

December 01, 2016 | By David Sharp Associated Press | Local


New 4-way stop coming to popular Gainesville side street

Four-way stop signs will be placed at Bradford Street and North Avenue in Gainesville in answer to a Sept. 19 petition by neighborhood residents.

December 01, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Demolition of Folks begins to make way for Golden Corral

A longtime Gainesville restaurant is being leveled to make way for a Golden Corral at the corner of Browns Bridge Road and Pearl Nix Parkway.

December 01, 2016 | Clark Leonard | Local


Firefighters come out of smoke stronger than before

In a week filled with fatiguing firefighting training, Sgt. Rhodes Berry said the biggest obstacle came at 5 a.m.

December 01, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Winter wonderland event to give out gifts to kids at mall

Gainesville's Action Ministries and Amerigroup Community Care are teaming up to host a winter wonderland event from 5-8 p.m. Friday at Lakeshore Mall.

November 30, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Report: Former Heisman contender was over alcohol limit in wrong-way crash near Buford

A medical examiner's report says former Air Force quarterback Dee Dowis had a blood alcohol content level of nearly three times the legal limit ...

November 30, 2016 | From wire, Times staff reports | Local


Donations stolen from fire victims’ demolished north Forsyth home

November 30, 2016 | By Isabel Hughes ihughes@forsythnews.com | Local


North Georgia residents saddened by fires in Gatlinburg

Travis Barth saw the beginnings of smoke billowing from the mountains in his rearview mirror as he headed home from Gatlinburg, Tenn., to Georgia on ...

November 30, 2016 | Hailey Van Parys | Local


Georgia roads chief: Rise in funding helping to improve conditions

ATHENS - Georgia's roads chief told a transportation-minded crowd Wednesday he hopes new and improved state and federal funding will help shore up the state ...

November 30, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local




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