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Political Pulse: Immigration bill doesn’t go down easily

I'm not cool enough to sit in the Georgia Senate press gallery. In the House press gallery, all are welcome, but in the Senate, you've got to be elite and get there early enough to sit on the bench called the "media corner."

March 08, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Boy Scout's American Values Dinner to recognize 3 residents, raise funds

Three Gainesville residents will be recognized by the Boy Scouts of America for exemplifying the Scout Law and Scout Oath in their lives.

March 08, 2012 | Savannah King | Local


Author shares her childhood weight struggle

Abby Ellin was a 12-year-old with an extra 10 or 15 pounds, she told students at Gainesville and Flowery Branch high schools on Wednesday.

March 07, 2012 | Savannah King | Local


How well do you adjust to daylight saving?

Some love it. Others hate it. But one way or another, we will all lose an hour this weekend as most of the country springs forward an hour.

March 07, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


Army helicopter pilots: Never give up

Phil and Sara Walker have been overseas for the last year, serving in the Army as helicopter pilots, but their stories did not begin 365 days ago.

March 07, 2012 | Lee Johnson | Local


Hall education pioneer to be honored today

Hall County education pioneer Beulah Rucker Oliver will be honored today as one of three 2012 Georgia Women of Achievement, joining the likes of former President Jimmy Carter's mother, Lillian, and Girl Scouts founder Juliette Low.

March 07, 2012 | Jeff Gill | Local


Gainesville man charged with trafficking meth

A Gainesville man was charged with trafficking methamphetamine Tuesday after authorities seized $4,500 worth of the drug, according to a news release from the Multi-Agency Narcotics Squad.

March 07, 2012 | From staff reports | Local




4 arrested in armed home invasion in Hall County

Four people were arrested overnight Tuesday in connection with a home invasion on Cooley Drive, according to the Hall County Sheriff's Office.

March 07, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


Gainesville man dies in wreck on four-wheeler

A four-wheeler accident in East Hall killed a 20-year-old Gainesville man Wednesday afternoon.

March 07, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


Ga. 365 wreck kills Clermont man

A 24-year-old Clermont man was killed Wednesday morning in a wreck on Ga. 365 at Ramsey Road.

March 07, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


Voters approve Sunday alcohol sales for unincorporated Hall County

Hall County voters approved two measures to allow Sunday alcohol sales in unincorporated parts of the county on Tuesday.

March 07, 2012 | Aaron Hale | Local


Covert, Richards head to runoff for Flowery Branch Council seat

A runoff is set for April 3 between the top two vote-getters in Flowery Branch City Council's special election Tuesday night to fill the Post 3 seat.

March 07, 2012 | Jeff Gill | Local


House Rep. Amerson plans to retire at end of this year

For months, Amos Amerson has hinted of his plans to retire from the State House of Representatives at the end of the year.

March 07, 2012 | MICHELE HESTER Times regional staff | Local


Gainesville City Council approves Norton expansion

Despite vocal opposition from residents, Gainesville City Council on Monday approved a proposed expansion of Norton Insurance's headquarters in a historic Gainesville neighborhood.

March 07, 2012 | Aaron Hale | Local


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Gainesville Veterans Park gets a welcome touch with new entrance arch

When the Rock Creek Vietnam Veterans began collecting the names of local veterans for a memorial in Gainesville's veterans park, they ran into a ...

June 10, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


TSPLOST may be topic again for governments seeking road fixes

A 1-cent transportation sales tax shot down by voters in July 2012 could be revived as a topic of discussion later this year - but in ...

June 10, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Latino soccer league flourishes under the radar

A cluster of soccer fields behind Gainesville Market where Hispanic tournaments have been attracting a growing number of players and fans has been operating for ...

June 10, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Got a dock on the lake? There’s an app for that

For 17 years, Matt Thompson anxiously drove to and from Cobb County to check on his house at Lake Lanier.

June 10, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Future Youth Sports Complex seen as moneymaker, fuel for growth

Design of a $6.75 million Youth Sports Complex remains on track and plans are unchanged from the original concept, according to the head of ...

June 10, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Co-workers honor slain Gainesville grad with day of service at domestic violence center

Wearing a bracelet with her sister's motto, "be excellent," Dao Huynh and her sister's co-workers tried to "channel their inner Trinh" with a ...

June 10, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Oakwood man identified in hit-and-run accident

Oakwood police have identified an 84-year-old man in connection with a hit-and-run accident May 31 that severely injured another driver.

June 09, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Slowed by rain, midtown housing development rises

Despite above average rainfall in May that curtailed construction activity, development of the Enclave townhomes in midtown Gainesville are getting off the ground and a ...

June 09, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Local Boys & Girls Clubs official training at Harvard

After weeks of homework assignments and preparation, the chief executive officer at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Lanier is finishing up a week of one ...

June 09, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Resident asks Flowery Branch council to explore budget cuts

After another small showing at a Thursday night public hearing, Flowery Branch City Council is now poised to cast a final vote on next fiscal ...

June 09, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Braving the storm: Winter weather tips, contact info

When winter weather hits North Georgia, the proper preparation can help get you through the storm and stay warm and safe. Follow these tips:

January 04, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


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