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Gainesville, Hall County update disaster plans

Hall County and Gainesville emergency services and public safety officials are prepared for the next time a disaster rolls through the region.

April 05, 2011 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Jackson County posts new manager job

Jackson County is searching for a new county manager to oversee planning for the area, which despite some growth has still been forced into budget cuts and layoffs.

April 05, 2011 | Leanne Akin Times regional staff | Local


Flowery Branch to discuss '12 budget

Flowery Branch is gearing up for the next fiscal year, which starts July 1.

April 05, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Bridge at Clarks Bridge Park set for replacement

Replacement of an aging two-lane bridge over Lake Lanier at Clarks Bridge Park is on the horizon.

April 05, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Landscaping crew finds man's body near New Holland Mill

A man's body was found about 2 p.m. Monday near New Holland Mill property, said Col. Jeff Strickland with the Hall County Sheriff's Office.

April 05, 2011 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Roads agency moves 2040 plan ahead

An agency is moving ahead with a long-range transportation plan for Hall County, having submitted a draft to the Atlanta Regional Commission and setting up a third public hearing.

April 05, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Motorcyclist collides with tanker, dies at scene

One man was killed in a Monday afternoon wreck on Mundy Mill Road, according to Oakwood Police Chief Randall Moon.

April 05, 2011 | From staff reports | Local


Gov. Deal appoints 2 more local men to state boards

Gov. Nathan Deal has appointed two Hall County men to serve on state boards.

April 05, 2011 | From staff reports | Local


Roof collapse slows investigation into flea market fire

A collapsed roof is keeping fire officials from determining the cause of an early Sunday blaze at the Pendergrass Flea Market.

April 05, 2011 | Tricia L. Nadolny | Local


Panel: Middle East countries are unique

A panel at North Georgia College & State University allowed around 100 audience members the opportunity to gain a deeper understanding Monday night of what's really going on in the Middle East, which is different from country to country.

April 05, 2011 | Lauren Blais | Local


Car dealers see little change since Japan’s disasters

Gainesville's car dealers haven't yet felt many effects from the earthquake in Japan, but they may see shortages in coming months.

April 05, 2011 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Commission OKs plans for homeless womens’ facility

A Gainesville shelter for homeless women is ready to build a transitional home to get women back into the working world.

April 05, 2011 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Sunday fire displaces four Gainesville apartment residents

The Gainesville Fire Department is investigating a Sunday morning fire at Park Creek Apartments on Park Creek Court.

April 04, 2011 | From staff reports | Local


Boat passengers safe after being ejected

FLOWERY BRANCH - Three people were rescued from Lake Lanier Monday afternoon after being ejected from their boat.

April 04, 2011 | From staff reports | Local


Firefighters battle blaze in NE Hall

Hall County firefighters on Monday battled a fire to a home that was destroyed in the 7900 block of Pea Ridge Road in northeast Hall.

April 04, 2011 | From staff reports | Local


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Silt buildup, aging pipes threaten Lake Knickerbocker

From the back of his truck, Randy Askea navigates an electric, four-wheeled vehicle with an attached camera through a decades-old pipe running under an earthen ...

July 17, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Unmarked African-American graves are lost in time

Perhaps nowhere is the lost history of Gainesville's African-American community more obvious than in the 1,148 unmarked graves recently identified at the Alta ...

July 17, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


High school redo: Hundreds flock to first Gainesville adult prom on square

A group of women in jewel-toned evening gowns sat on patio furniture Saturday outside Downtown Drafts in Gainesville.

July 17, 2016 | Kristen Oliver | Local


Kubota expansion at Gateway facility is near completion

Kubota Manufacturing of America is building - again - but the new building is an expansion of the company's operations in Hall County, not a new ...

July 17, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Olympic volunteers look back: ‘It just made us proud’

From their farm in Oakwood, raising chickens and otherwise enjoying the country life, the idea of the world arriving at their backdoor seemed remote.

July 17, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Olympic memories: Q&A with Jim Mathis Jr.

Jim Mathis Jr., a Gainesville banker, was one of the key players in bringing the Olympics to Lake Lanier as chairman of the Gainesville-Hall County ...

July 17, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


A unique business: Send bacon to your friends, glitter (or worse) to your foe

Peter Boychuk knows about business online.

July 17, 2016 | Kristen Oliver | Local


2 female victims from Lake Lanier boat crash identified

The bodies of two women were found Saturday after a boat overturned the day before on Lake Lanier, according to the Georgia Department of Natural ...

July 16, 2016 | Kristen Oliver | Local


How Olympics landed on Lake Lanier's shores

Atlanta's Olympic organizers had a bit of a problem as they identified venues for the 1996 Olympic Games they were awarded in 1990.

July 16, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Olympics chief Payne recalls Gainesville’s ‘desire’ for games

When Billy Payne, Atlanta's Olympic architect, looks back on his crowning achievement from 20 years ago, one of the bright spots is Gainesville's ...

July 16, 2016 | Keith Albertson | Local


Pirates play on in charity Poker Run event on Lanier

The Lanier Partners of North Georgia launched their eighth annual Pirates of Lake Lanier Charity Poker Run on Saturday.

July 16, 2016 | Alexander Popp | Local


Mechanic burned by boat engine fire at Lake Lanier marina

One person was burned in a boat fire Saturday at Holiday Marina on Lake Lanier.

July 16, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Olympic Park tower sign will dim, turn off earlier

It's like something out of a "Seinfeld" episode, where a bright red light from a Kenny Rogers chicken joint shines day and night through ...

July 16, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Students RISE to shine, avoid ‘summer slump’

Nearly 125 elementary school students "graduated" from the fifth annual RISE - Real Interactive Summer-learning Experience) - program Friday morning.

July 16, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Georgia Mountain Food Bank plans strategy with agency partners

A large, airy storage area at the Georgia Mountain Food Bank is usually stocked full with canned and boxed foods and goods. But Friday afternoon ...

July 16, 2016 | Kristen Oliver | Local


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