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Two treated for rabies in South Hall

Two people in South Hall are receiving treatment after coming in contact with a rabid cat, Hall County officials said.

April 14, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


United Way celebrates past year, retiring president Jackie Wallace

United Way of Hall County celebrated its 2015 campaign and volunteers at its annual banquet Thursday, but mostly it celebrated Jackie Wallace.

April 14, 2016 | Kristen Oliver | Local


New Wendy’s restaurant opening Friday in Oakwood

It's Frosty time in Oakwood.

April 14, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Gainesville High celebrating 30 years of baseball at Ivey-Watson Field

Deuce Roark vividly remembers the transition from playing on the small on-campus baseball field at Gainesville High to Ivey-Watson Field at Lanier Point Park in 1986.

April 14, 2016 | Clark Leonard | Local


Enota bypass plans scrapped in favor of widening, realigning existing roads

The much-maligned Enota Bypass has been ditched for now, with Gainesville officials looking instead at using existing streets to help steer traffic around one of the city's busiest roads, Green Street.

April 14, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


How Georgia's delegates can shake things up at Republican convention

Donald Trump scored a decisive victory in Georgia's March primary, taking more than half of the state's 76 Republican delegates as part of a dominant showing throughout the South.

April 14, 2016 | Associated Press | Local


GO VIDEO: Savannah King shows some of the best places to go biking in the area

Savannah King asked local experts where the best places to ride bikes are and found out there are several for every kind of cyclist.

April 13, 2016 | | Local


First ‘Medical Scholars’ complete health care program

Putting in an IV, wearing gloves to try to button a shirt, making a splint for a wrist, balancing on one foot with eyes closed and open were exercises Wednesday for the first group of "Medical Scholars" from Hall County.

April 13, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Road repairs, routine maintenance continue in Hall County

Motorists may experience slight traffic delays throughout Hall County this week as road crews close lanes for repairs and routine maintenance.

April 13, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Author Michael Verde to speak on dementia care Thursday in Gainesville

Award-winning educator, author and speaker Michael Verde will be speaking about a groundbreaking approach to dementia care at First Presbyterian Church in Gainesville at 6 p.m. Thursday. The event is free, and family, friends, caregivers, volunteers and professionals who work with people who have dementia are encouraged to attend.

April 13, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Dawsonville man accused of rape

April 13, 2016 | By Michele Hester mhester@dawsonnews.com | Local


Arrest warrants claim 3 men planned shooting that killed Gainesville man

Three men are accused of planning to go to a Gainesville man's location Monday evening with guns and "aiding in the shooting" of the man, according to warrants.

April 13, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Signs placed along Thurmon Tanner Parkway to honor veterans of WWII, Korea and Vietnam

Stretches of Thurmon Tanner Parkway leading to the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs clinic in Oakwood were dedicated Wednesday in honor of veterans from World War II through the Vietnam War.

April 13, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Homeless resource directory nearing completion

The initial template for an online directory of local homeless resources is now live thanks to the participation of providers and advocates.

April 13, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Atlanta Street public housing redevelopment likely to begin next year

With one final signoff, the 131-unit public housing projects on Atlanta Street in Gainesville will be demolished and replaced with more than 260 affordable and market-rate units.

April 13, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


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More unemployed residents set to lose their food stamp benefits

Nearly 200 Hall County residents have lost their food stamp benefits since the beginning of the year after a work requirement was reinstated.

April 27, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Rape kits now being submitted to GBI regardless of investigation's status

Ahead of a bill signed by Gov. Nathan Deal on Tuesday, some 160 rape kits have been sent by Gainesville and Hall County law enforcement ...

April 27, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Atlanta Street public housing residents struggle to find affordable homes with vouchers

The move from Atlanta Street is proving to be a mixed blessing for several single mothers.

April 27, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Health care fields most popular for Hall County Schools' Honors Mentorship Program

Health care and education made up nearly half of the presentations at Hall County Schools' Honors Mentorship Night on Wednesday. More than 60 students presented ...

April 27, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Abandoned North Forsyth subdivision saga coming to close with demolition

The demolition of a long-ago abandoned and unfinished subdivision in North Forsyth County could be completed soon, though some headaches will remain for county officials.

April 27, 2016 | By Kayla Robins krobins@forsythnews.com | Local


Gainesville City Schools cafeterias perfect on inspections

The cafeterias for Gainesville City Schools have received perfect scores on their annual health inspections for the first time in more than 10 years, the ...

April 27, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Gainesville High to join pilot program with Comcast, GPB

"Gainesville's TV station" could be the result of a pilot project that will involve audio and video technology students from Gainesville High School. That ...

April 27, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Flowery Branch names new interim solicitor to represent city

A South Hall resident who practices law in Lawrenceville was named Flowery Branch's interim solicitor Wednesday morning.

April 27, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Water, Glades’ fate flow at GOP debate among Hall commission candidates

Water is life. In Hall County, it's also money.

April 26, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Student spending: Hall, Gainesville below state, national averages

Georgia spends less per student than the national average, Georgia Department of Education spokesman Matt Cardoza said. And Hall County and Gainesville schools fall below ...

April 26, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Gainesville teacher among 10 finalists for Georgia Teacher of the Year award

Heather McConnell, special education teacher at Gainesville Middle School, is one of the 10 finalists for the 2017 Georgia Teacher of the Year award.

April 26, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Georgia Attorney General Sam Olens announces campaign to ‘unmask’ sex traffickers

With Atlanta as one of the largest centers of sex trafficking in the country, Georgia Attorney General Sam Olens announced Tuesday a campaign to target ...

April 26, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Woman, pet attacked by pack of dogs

Carly Sharec and her nearly 9-year-old miniature Schnauzer, Bowser, were out for their morning walk just after 8:30 a.m. Saturday when a pack ...

April 26, 2016 | By Michele Hester mhester@dawsonnews.com | Local




U.S. Rep. Doug Collins sets up meeting with Windstream over customer service concerns

U.S. Rep. Doug Collins, R-Gainesville, said in a statement Tuesday that he will meet with Windstream officials on May 9 to discuss the company ...

April 26, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


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