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Georgia, 9 other states get waiver from No Child Left Behind

WASHINGTON - Georgia is one of 10 states that will be freed from the strict and sweeping requirements of the No Child Left Behind law, giving the state leeway to improve how they prepare and evaluate students, The Associated Press has learned.

February 09, 2012 | | Local


Several options available for empty I-985 building in Hall County

A new Hall County visitor center still is in the talking stages, but an aging, dust-colored trailer off Interstate 985 that used to be a home for brochure and map distribution could be getting a new home soon.

February 09, 2012 | Jeff Gill | Local


Milton Martin Toyota may move

Milton Martin Toyota, a mainstay on Browns Bridge Road in Gainesville, may move to another location, sources confirmed Wednesday.

February 09, 2012 | Savannah King | Local


Fresh food ideas grow on Gainesville State

A group of students at Gainesville State is seeking to grow their own on campus.

February 09, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Charles Lewis to run for tax commissioner

Charles Lewis, former chairman of the Hall County Republican Party and owner of an Oakwood CPA firm, has announced he will be a candidate for Hall County tax commissioner in the July 31 Republican primary.

February 08, 2012 | | Local


Domestic Violence Center aims to add 6 transitional homes

Gateway Domestic Violence Center announced Wednesday morning it is planning to build additional transitional housing for victims of domestic violence.

February 08, 2012 | Savannah King | Local


Man faces 25 years in sodomy case

A Gainesville man was found guilty Wednesday on a charge of aggravated sodomy.

February 08, 2012 | Patrick Stoker | Local


Judge could suppress evidence in child porn case

A federal judge is expected to decide next week on whether to allow evidence seized in the case against a former White County deputy accused of producing child pornography.

February 08, 2012 | Patrick Stoker | Local


Attorney urges quick ruling for militia suspect

The wife of a 73-year-old Cleveland man incarcerated since early November on charges of conspiring to attack government buildings and employees is concerned her husband is not receiving the care he needs.

February 08, 2012 | Patrick Stoker | Local


Two injured in Ga. 53 wreck in Forsyth County

February 08, 2012 | | Local


New scholarship mirrors GSC program

State education officials could look toward Gainesville State College to see the potential of a new need-based scholarship announced Monday by Gov. Nathan Deal.

February 07, 2012 | Patrick Stoker | Local


Warm temperatures may cause Ga.’s peaches to bloom early

This year's warmer winter could cause Georgia's peach growers some anxiety if peach crops bloom early.

February 07, 2012 | Savannah King | Local


Dog tag find leads to owner’s daughter in Pa.

With the help of kind strangers, a Flowery Branch man has found the daughter of the sailor who lost his World War II dog tag at Green Street Pool in Gainesville.

February 07, 2012 | Jeff Gill | Local


Hall begins Government Scholars' Academy

Registration is open for the first Hall County Government Scholars' Academy, which will be held April 17-June 2.

February 07, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


Gainesville gets more money to replace appliances

Gainesville residents might have one more chance to get a boost from the city for replacing their energy-eating appliances.

February 07, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


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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


Hall commissioners propose 26 percent hike in property tax rate

The Hall County Board of Commissioners has proposed a property tax millage rate increase of 26.34 percent.

June 08, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Hospital system plans to buy Sherwood Plaza off South Enota Drive

Northeast Georgia Health System has signed a contract to purchase Sherwood Plaza, a longtime shopping center on South Enota Drive in Gainesville.

June 08, 2017 | BY JEFF GILL and NICK BOWMAN jgill@gainesvilletimes.com, nbowman@gainesvilletimes.com | Local


Nonprofit Challenged Child rebranded as Sisu

Challenged Child and Friends in Gainesville has changed its name, taking a Finnish word officials say better describes the program's mission as it serves ...

June 08, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Braselton coffee house looks to add liquor to menu

From seniors rolling up in their golf carts to teens on first date, there's something for everyone at Mocha Moe's in South Hall.

June 08, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


New Thrift store offers job skills for program residents

For the past 17 years, My Sister's Place in Gainesville has helped homeless women and children with shelter, meals, transportation needs, referrals and other ...

June 08, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Rotary honors public safety officials

More than a dozen law enforcement and public safety officials were honored Wednesday by the three rotary clubs of Gainesville and Hall County.

June 08, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Family hit by pickup truck awarded $11.5 million by Hall County jury

A family of three hit by a pickup truck in June 2013 at the Gainesville Wal-Mart were awarded $11.5 million in a personal injury ...

June 08, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


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