At approximately 10 a.m. Wednesday, Hall County Central Communications/E911 will conduct an audible test of the severe weather warning system. This will only be a test. The sirens will sound for approximately three minutes.
The Barrow County News, the oldest continually operating business in Barrow County, has been acquired by Mainstreet Newspapers Inc. of Jefferson and will be merged with the Barrow Journal to become a single newspaper and website serving the people of Barrow County.
The Hall County Sheriff's Office said the McDonald's at Jesse Jewell and Limestone parkways has terminated an employee after "the employee refused service to uniformed law enforcement officers on this date," according to a Facebook comment.