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Gainesville school budget up for debate at final hearing

Residents will have one last opportunity Monday to voice opinions to school board members on a proposed 2018 Gainesville City School District budget that would keep the tax rate the same.

June 04, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Road Atlanta worker killed during motorcycle race

A worker was killed during a weekend motorcycle race at the Road Atlanta track in Braselton in South Hall.

June 04, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Sweet Acre fruit winery exceeding expectations

June 04, 2017 | Shannon Casas | Local


Language programs offer English, hope to newcomers

Amalia Solis has a motherly affection for those who come through the doors of the Adult Learning Center struggling to put a few English words together in a sentence.

June 04, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Drought restrictions unchanged despite rainfall

After 18 inches of rain since March 1, restrictions on water use remain unchanged for Hall County and metro Atlanta.

June 04, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Thousands of meals provided to kids during summer

Students of all ages look forward to the summer as a time to get away from the daily grind of homework, school projects and hours in the classroom.

June 04, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Active-adult community proposal features Ga. 53 road fixes of its own

Both sides acknowledge Dawsonville Highway has heavy traffic and that the number of cars will go up if Gainesville City Council approves an 880-home active-adult community Tuesday.

June 04, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Strut your mutt, strut your stuff

Plenty of friends, family, and pups showed up at the Mutt Strut Fun Walk and 5K hosted by the Humane Society in Gainesville at Flowery Branch High School. Seth Taylor, 14, a freshman at Flowery Branch High School, and his dog Lily, 11, finished in first place in the 5K race.

June 04, 2017 | | Local


Earth Sense: Be careful with choices for re-painting house

These last spring days are a good time to check on the status of the paint protecting the house siding.

June 03, 2017 | Rudi Kiefer | Local


Top Democrat Abrams launches campaign for governor

ATLANTA - Stacey Abrams launched her campaign for Georgia governor on Saturday, a widely expected step for the first woman to lead a party in the state's legislature.

June 03, 2017 | Associated Press | Local


Innocent bystander injured in Friday shooting; suspect captured

A Gainesville man is in custody following a shooting late Friday night at the Park Crossing Apartments on Park Hill Drive in Gainesville.

June 03, 2017 | Times Staff Reports | Local


Lula native headed to Harvard Medical School

Boston and New York City are a long way from Lula, Ga. in so many ways - population, pace of life, and things to do on a Friday night, just to name a few.

June 03, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


New pizza, wings joint coming to Atlanta Highway

Amici Italian Cafe, a pizza place catering to the college crowd, is settling into Gainesville after slinging slices in seven other Georgia cities.

June 03, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Hall board members weigh in on redistricting lines

With a vote on proposed new South Hall school attendance zone lines slated for the end of the month, school board members said they are weighing all factors before the vote.

June 03, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Slideshow: Milton Martin Honda celebrates gaining 2016 Honda President's Award

The longtime Gainesville Honda dealership is celebrating their 2016 Honda President's Award which is the most prestigious and coveted honor that Honda can grant to its dealerships.

June 02, 2017 | | Local


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Georgia chamber president: Hall has prosperity, but also serious poverty

Despite economic positives, such as job growth, Hall County has a serious poverty issue that it needs to deal with, the Georgia Chamber of Commerce ...

June 14, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Auto industry supplier bringing 200 jobs to Buford

Gov. Nathan Deal Tuesday announced that Carcoustics, a supplier to the automotive industry, will create 200 jobs and invest $6 million in a new Buford ...

June 14, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Rep. Doug Collins calls shooting at congressional baseball practice ‘pure evil’

Ninth District U.S. Rep. Doug Collins was not at a congressional baseball practice just outside Washington where several people were shot Wednesday morning.

June 14, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


2 Georgia inmates remain on run after killing 2 prison guards

June 14, 2017 | Associated Press | Local


Hall woman hopes to fund children’s advocacy group through thrift store

After hearing the heartfelt stories from children's advocates at Christmas, a Hall County woman said she is trying to keep the donations going year-round.

June 14, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Hall and its cities must agree on how to deliver services or lose out on state money

Hall County government officials say they are confident they will get a Service Delivery Strategy agreement done with the municipalities before a June 30 deadline ...

June 14, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Growth allowing Oakwood to bring back old positions

A boom in development has Oakwood looking to bring back several key staff positions it froze during the throes of the Great Recession.

June 13, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Lane closures planned at Boling Bridge

Boling Bridge will close to a single lane of traffic from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Wednesday for continued work to build the ...

June 13, 2017 | | Local


Gainesville Police identify suspect in Sunday shooting

A man allegedly forced himself into his ex-girlfriend's apartment Sunday morning and shot a man in the torso, police said.

June 13, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Boys & Girls Clubs offering tours to public

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Lanier are offering the public tours of their Positive Place Club and Teen Center on June 21.

June 13, 2017 | Times Staff Reports | Local


Free food lures crowd to Chicken Salad Chick opening

Put out some free food and, like moths to flame, college students and journalists will eventually show up.

June 13, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Brenau awarding more graduate degrees than undergrad degrees

Graduate students are now outpacing undergraduates in the number of degrees conferred at Brenau University.

June 13, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


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


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