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One qualifier Monday for Clermont council seats

One person qualified Monday to run for one of Clermont's two vacant Town Council seats.

January 11, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Police: Fraud suspect, alleged accomplices targeted golf courses

A Lawrenceville man is accused of committing credit card fraud and allegedly looking through golf courses for unattended valuables, according to police.

January 11, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Georgia lawmakers return to Capitol for session’s first day

ATLANTA - Georgia lawmakers opened the legislative session Monday at the Capitol in Atlanta, with most action taking place outside the House and Senate chambers. Opening day of the session is typically dominated by ceremony, and the 2016 kickoff was no exception, including a visit from Betty Cantrell, the Georgian named "Miss America" for 2016.

January 11, 2016 | Associated Press | Local


Hall Fire Services gives info on suspect, vehicle in arson case

Hall County Fire Services is asking for any information the public can provide in locating a person and a vehicle seen in the area of a suspected arson at Belvedere Circle on Jan. 2.

January 11, 2016 | | Local


9-year-old girl saves siblings from mobile home fire

Fennis "Peaches" Bailey heard a knock at her door late Friday night. She and her husband answered it to find a little girl on the porch, arms and hands blackened with soot. They could smell the smoke and see the fierce blaze behind her. They listened to what she said: Her house was burning down, her three siblings were safe, but her parents weren't home.

January 11, 2016 | Frank Reddy | Local


Authorities: North Forsyth dad shoots son, 18, in accident while cleaning pistol

A North Forsyth teenager was shot in the stomach Saturday afternoon while he and his father cleaned a gun that accidentally discharged, officials said.

January 11, 2016 | By Kayla Robins krobins@forsythnews.com | Local


North Hall home damaged in overnight fire

A home off Cleveland Highway was damaged in an overnight fire.

January 11, 2016 | | Local


Oakwood going through transition in city leadership

At this time last year, Oakwood City Council was a group of political veterans, with three of the members having a combined 76 years of service.

January 10, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Hall Fire Services offers safety tips

As cold weather has returned to Georgia, families are beginning to settle in and prepare their homes for winter.

January 10, 2016 | By Alexander Popp apopp@gainesvilletimes.com | Local


Hall Sheriff's Office stepping up patrols, announcing locations

In response to an increased number of motor vehicle crashes, the Hall County Sheriff's Office is targeting certain areas around the county.

January 10, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Armed jewel theft suspect in custody

The suspect in a string of armed jewelry robberies, including the August heist at Zales Outlet in Dawsonville, was taken into custody Friday in Smyrna.

January 10, 2016 | By Michele Hester Times regional staff | Local


What the Democrats would like to get done in the legislature this year

Raising the minimum wage, expanding Medicaid, creating a paid leave system and voting issues top the agenda for the Georgia Senate Democratic Caucus, according to its executive director, Liz Flowers.

January 10, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Improving education is priority for legislators this year

The Georgia General Assembly will have its hands full when it convenes Monday for the 2016 legislative session.

January 10, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


8 issues to watch as legislature kicks off 2016 session

EDUCATION

January 10, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


3 hottest topics for debate this session, according to Hall County's legislators

The following responses from local legislators have been edited for grammar, spelling and to adhere to Associated Press style. They have been cut to meet a 200-word count limit.

January 10, 2016 | | Local


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SLIDESHOW: A fashionable Fasching festival in Helen

Partygoers got their annual midwinter head start on Mardis Gras on Saturday by dressing up in their finest festival attire for the annual Fasching event ...

January 30, 2016 | | Local


Humane Society pets lend their paws for the cause

Anyone who has owned a dog or cat can attest to the difficulty of getting a confused animal to follow directions. But for local artist ...

January 30, 2016 | Alex Popp | Local


Teen injured, another arrested after shooting incident in vehicle

One teenager was wounded and another arrested after a shooting incident Friday night in southern Hall County, the sheriff's office reported this morning.

January 30, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


You Heard It Here: No, Shaq did not come to Gainesville

The classic Georgia-Florida mixup for residents of Gainesville came again with the viral video of Shaquille O'Neal playing basketball with children.

January 30, 2016 | | Local


Students get 'psyched out' at Brenau event

Victoria Martin, a junior at Chestatee High School, squealed and jumped when the "control" in the experiment flexed her wrist and Victoria felt the electric ...

January 30, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Georgia’s middle class is shrinking, Pew report shows

Job losses, wage cuts and underemployment during the recession have taken a very specific toll on the nation's middle class.

January 30, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Crunched for space: Carter family wants affordable place with breathing room

In the claustrophobic confines of Brenda and Darrell Carter's Gainesville apartment, 26-year-old Cortney Jackson sits on a sofa surrounded by medical equipment, framed photos ...

January 30, 2016 | Frank Reddy | Local


Principals, state labor chief focus on workplace habits at panel discussion

An employee at Kubota Manufacturing who is late, leaves early or is absent without scheduling time off six times in a year no longer has ...

January 29, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Suspect wanted in armed robbery at Dollar General

An armed man told everyone to get on the ground Thursday night in a Gainesville Dollar General and demanded cash from the cashier, police said.

January 29, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Better coordinated services may help curb growing homeless population

A renewed focus on homelessness in Gainesville comes just as the population of those living on the streets grows beyond the resources available to serve ...

January 29, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Woman claims amputated leg discarded by hospital

A woman claims in a lawsuit that the hospital discarded her amputated leg and caused her "irreparable harm" because of her desire to bury it.

January 29, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Poultry expo draws record number of exhibitors

ATLANTA - The annual International Production & Processing Expo - the major trade show for the poultry, egg, meat and feed industries - concluded Thursday with a record number ...

January 28, 2016 | By Barbara Olejnik Times regional staff | Local


Metro Gainesville unemployment rate up to 4.3 percent

Metro Gainesville's unemployment rate for December was 4.3 percent, up from 4.2 percent in November. The rate in December 2014 was 5 ...

January 28, 2016 | | Local


Hall Correctional Institution to open next month

The facility to replace the old Hall County Correctional Institution will have its grand opening on Feb. 12.

January 28, 2016 | | Local


Alpharetta man indicted for attempted arson of occupied North Forsyth home

January 28, 2016 | Times regional staff reports | Local


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