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Brenau University names new provost

Brenau University named and welcomed its new provost to the Gainesville campus on Friday.

March 26, 2011 | Erin Rossiter | Local


Pill Drop a safe way to dispose of old prescriptions

As the number of grandparents taking care of their grandchildren increases, some safety advocates worry it also raises the risk of kids coming in contact with dangerous medications.

March 26, 2011 | Tricia L. Nadolny | Local


Hall tax offices to move to Liberty Mutual

Hall County tax offices are headed to the county-owned Liberty Mutual Building on Browns Bridge Road, after all.

March 25, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Firefighters take on search and rescue training

Gainesville's firefighters can dig trenches, tie knots and climb through debris.

March 25, 2011 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Forsyth County supports higher level for Lanier

Forsyth County has joined the effort for a higher Lake Lanier.

March 25, 2011 | Alyssa Larenzie Times regional staff | Local


Hall County commissioners vote to end suit over tax assessors position

The Hall County Board of Commissioners voted Thursday night to stop amassing legal fees over whether the county can replace a member of the Hall County Board of Tax Assessors.

March 25, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Flowery Branch man arrested on burglary charge

Hall County Sheriff's Office investigators arrested a Flowery Branch man Wednesday in connection with a burglary in Country Walk subdivision in South Hall.

March 25, 2011 | From staff reports | Local


Hall woman charged with manufacturing marijuana

Multi Agency Narcotics Squad agents arrested a Hall County woman after searching a home and discovering 68 potted marijuana plants in the basement, officers said.

March 25, 2011 | From staff reports | Local


Martin elementary students show off science experiments

FLOWERY BRANCH - Science is a big deal at this elementary school.

March 24, 2011 | Shannon Casas | Local


YMCA thanks staff and volunteers

The Georgia Mountains YMCA thanked staff and volunteers Thursday at an annual appreciation luncheon attended by First Lady Sandra Deal and state Rep. Doug Collins.

March 24, 2011 | Tricia L. Nadolny | Local


Benefit held to recognize Judge Smith

Bachelor's degrees offer college graduates only so much in this world. Brenau University must pave a way for students who intend to set the pace for tomorrow, said Judge Sidney O. Smith Jr.

March 24, 2011 | Erin Rossiter | Local


Dawson County man led active life

Gene Bishop loved hunting, community service, traveling in political circles and donating time and money.

March 24, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Coming Sunday: A special interview with Lessie Smithgall

Those who know her best describe her in many terms: Sassy, smart, down-to-earth, generous, wise, funny, feisty and strong.

March 24, 2011 | | Local


Police surround house in Athens cop killer search

ATHENS - Police in Athens say officers searching for the suspect in the fatal shooting of a police officer surrounded a house.

March 24, 2011 | Associated Press | Local


Dawson County focusing on crime prevention

A new division at the Dawson County Sheriff's Office has been tasked with raising the agency's visibility in an effort to suppress and prevent crime.

March 24, 2011 | BY Michele Hester Times regional staff | Local


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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


Charges added in brass knuckle assault case

A Hall County woman formerly charged with hindering the apprehension of a fugitive has received new charges, according to authorities.

July 15, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


4 people still missing after boat overturns in Lake Lanier; search efforts curtailed

Four people remained missing Friday night after a boat overturned on Lake Lanier earlier in the afternoon near Cocktail Cove.

July 15, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Davis Middle to be part of ‘Georgia grown’ program

Davis Middle School is one of five schools selected to participate in the Georgia Grown Test Kitchen program for the upcoming year.

July 15, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Buford bank robber still at large

A man Friday demanded access to the vault of a Buford bank and left with a sum of money, according to authorities.

July 15, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


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