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Students owe more on college loans, but Ga. fares better than most

A college degree comes with a price tag, and graduates over the past decade were not shopping on the clearance racks.

April 05, 2012 | Lee Johnson | Local


Work closes bridge lane through April

The Ga. 11/Winder Highway bridge over the Middle Oconee River in Jefferson will be reduced to one lane Monday through April 30 for reconstruction.

April 05, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


Alcohol a factor in last weekend’s motorcycle crash

Police say alcohol was a factor in the motorcycle crash that killed Alto resident Alan Richard Mockus at a North Carolina motor speedway last weekend.

April 05, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Hall firefighters set to inspect hydrants

Hall County Fire Services currently is inspecting hydrants in the county to meet requirements of the Insurance Services Office.

April 05, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


Forsyth County delays decision on water contract with Cumming

Forsyth County commissioners on Thursday delayed a decision on extending water contracts with the city of Cumming. The contracts expire in less than two months.

April 05, 2012 | By Alyssa LaRenzie Times regional staff | Local


Political Pulse: Hall representatives take stand against nonpartisan elections

Last week, as the General Assembly rushed to get bills passed before the clock ran out, the three representatives from Hall County voted "no" on a bill that had little to do with Hall or the rest of the state.

April 05, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Forsyth, Hall counties grow, slowly in 2011

Forsyth County is still among the top 50 fastest-growing counties in the country, but its rate of growth - once among the top five counties in the country - between 2010 and 2011 fell behind others, according to estimates released Wednesday by the U.S. Census Bureau.

April 05, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Carter's to create 1,000 jobs in Braselton by 2015

Braselton will soon be home to 600 of Georgia's newest jobs.

April 04, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Bobo, local textile pioneer and Boy Scout leader, died at 94

Gene Bobo, who is credited with inventing modern day hosiery and was heavily involved in the local Boy Scouts, died on Wednesday.

April 04, 2012 | Aaron Hale | Local


Reward offered for information in shooting of Lula horses

Animal lovers throughout the region have come to the aid of a Hall County man who found two of his horses shot in a pasture.

April 04, 2012 | Lee Johnson | Local


Gainesville business owner enters race for Hall commission seat

Gainesville business owner Jeff Stowe has announced his candidacy for the Hall County Board of Commissioners District 4 seat.

April 04, 2012 | Aaron Hale | Local


Strawberry harvesting starts early for local growers

Strawberry fans rejoice. Harvest season is here.

April 04, 2012 | Lee Johnson | Local




Man flown to hospital after hand crushed in machinery

A man was flown to Atlanta Medical Center after an accident at USA Production Parts Wednesday afternoon.

April 04, 2012 | | Local


Man struck by tree limb back home after receiving 200 stitches

A 27-year-old Hall County man struck in the face by a tree limb while working in late March was released from the hospital on Wednesday, according to his father.

April 04, 2012 | Aaron Hale | Local


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Board considers tax rate for Gainesville schools

With a 2018 fiscal year budget already approved, Gainesville City School System board members are now trying to make a final decision on how to ...

August 07, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Lula officials OK deal to take over train depot

The city of Lula will soon be taking possession of the train depot property that has been in the hands of a civic organization for ...

August 07, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


US Rep. Collins schedules town hall meeting for Wednesday

U.S. Rep. Doug Collins, R-Gainesville, is holding a town hall on Wednesday in Gainesville.

August 07, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Jury selection underway in 2013 Tadmore Park fatal shooting

Jury selection will continue this morning for a Father's Day 2013 shooting case.

August 07, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Sheriff’s office seeking information on South Hall truck thefts

Investigators with the Hall County Sheriff's Office are looking for information on a string of truck thefts in the Flowery Branch area of South ...

August 07, 2017 | | Local


Martin Road traffic study heading for approval

Martin Road is on track to get a traffic study that will start the process of slowing traffic on the residential road in South Hall.

August 07, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


First-day head count up almost 600 over last year for Hall County Schools

Hall County Schools opened the 2017-18 school year Monday without any serious issues and nearly 600 more students in the first-day head count than was ...

August 07, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Buford tax rate could drop, but taxes could rise for some

A lower tax rate is proposed for Buford property owners, but for some, that won't necessarily translate to lower taxes.

August 06, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Lanier Tech students get experience with high-performance race cars in motorsports program

It's no secret most men would rather hang out around fast cars than sit in a classroom.

August 06, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Construction projects ongoing as Hall starts school year Monday

Summer vacation comes to an end Monday for the more than 27,000 Hall County Schools students returning to the classroom for the first day ...

August 06, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Lake group urges EPD to restore Lanier to full pool

The Lake Lanier Association is urging the state Environmental Protection Division to "use all available tools to restore and keep Lake Lanier at its full ...

August 06, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Hall’s cities forge tight bonds through group

For almost 30 years, the cities of Hall County have been bonding together in an effort to foster better relations between their local governments.

August 06, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Accused teachers can face 3-pronged scrutiny

When a teacher is accused of wrongdoing, he or she can become the subject of three investigations: one by the school system, one by the ...

August 06, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


A HERO when you need one on the road

Justin Cochran talks in his two-way radio and glances at a laptop computer attached to the console of his truck.

August 06, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Author discusses shameful episode in local history

The Rev. Stuart Higginbotham, rector at Grace Episcopal Church in downtown Gainesville, took note of a full house on a Saturday afternoon.

August 06, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


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