View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - Local


Parade may add attendance to Spring Chicken Festival

With a parade added to the festivities, Keep Hall Beautiful officials can only imagine how many pounds of chicken will be served at this year's Spring Chicken Festival.

April 10, 2011 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Japanese native tries to help those in home country

It's rare Masayo Ogawa's gets any phone calls before 7 a.m. But as she drove to work on the morning of March 11, her phone was ringing off the hook.

April 10, 2011 | Tricia L. Nadolny | Local


Transit service to pass on federal money

Hall Area Transit has decided not to pursue some $200,000 in federal stimulus money, as plans for a proposed maintenance building haven't materialized.

April 10, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Garden lacks $3 million before development can begin

Several Hall County community members are ready to turn 185 acres into one of the nation's largest hardwood botanical gardens.

April 09, 2011 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Garden expo showcases hard-to-find plants, tools

With the danger of frost over, it's finally safe to trade in those winter gloves for the gardening ones.

April 09, 2011 | Lauren Blais | Local


Old Wallis store in Forsyth County will be torn down

CUMMING - At the junction of Jot Em Down, Hopewell and A.C. Smith roads in Forsyth County sits an old red building, partly covered in overgrowth.

April 09, 2011 | BY CRYSTAL LEDFORD Times regional staff | Local


Woman learns life skills at Warm Springs school

Jordan Collins is feeling a true sense of freedom.

April 09, 2011 | Carolyn Crist | Local


After 30 years, lieutenant says farewell

An engraved time piece is what Lt. Gerald Couch's peers chose to send him off with Friday.

April 09, 2011 | Erin Rossiter | Local


Hall County faces 2012 budget next week

More than 70 Hall County departments will present their budgets next week in preparation for the 2012 fiscal year, which starts July 1.

April 09, 2011 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Braselton 15-year-old is charged with killing her mom

BRASELTON - The 15-year-old daughter of an Athens U.S. Army recruiter has been charged with murder in the shooting death of her mother after police said the two got into an argument.

April 09, 2011 | Leanne Akin Times regional staff | Local


Medical center lifts kids visitation ban

Northeast Georgia Medical Center has lifted its children's visitation restriction.

April 08, 2011 | From staff reports | Local


Rabid raccoon bites man after dogs attack

A rabid raccoon bit a man in Lula earlier this week after two dogs had attacked the animal. A rabies alert has been issued for the area.

April 08, 2011 | From staff reports | Local


Hall names new chief appraiser

A Gainesville native has been hired as Hall County's new chief tax appraiser, the county announced Friday.

April 08, 2011 | Mitch Clarke | Local


Strickland running for Hall sheriff

A long-serving deputy and spokesman for the Hall County Sheriff's Office formally acknowledged Friday that he plans to run for sheriff in 2012.

April 08, 2011 | Erin Rossiter | Local


Failed takeoff ends in plane crash; no one injured

A training flight crashed shortly after takeoff around 3:30 p.m. Thursday at Lee Gilmer Memorial Airport in Gainesville.

April 08, 2011 | Erin Rossiter | Local


« First  « Prev  1088 1089 1090 1091 1092  Next »  Last »

Page 1090 of 1866

Articles by Section - Local


Braselton marks 100 years: Saving the past with an eye on future

Braselton celebrated a historic milestone Saturday: its 100th birthday.

August 21, 2016 | Alexander Popp | Local


2 couples get a free chance to say ‘I do’

Soirees Southern Events Planning gave away a wedding to two lucky but deserving couples Saturday night at the Summer Barn Soiree at The Walters Barn ...

August 21, 2016 | Hailey Van Parys | Local


SLIDESHOW: Lovers of hot wheels help sheriff’s bike program

More than 100 vehicles were registered for the Hall County Sheriff's Office second annual Show and Shine car, truck and motorcycle show at Laurel ...

August 20, 2016 | Erin Smith | Local


First Presbyterian group puts in thousands of hours, dollars into Mission Expo

They've done it again. First Presbyterian Church of Gainesville collected 16,500 hours of community service and volunteer work this past year, and they ...

August 20, 2016 | Hailey Van Parys | Local


Newtown Day unites Gainesville's traditional African-American community

Aaron Christopher said he and his basketball teammates play "for love of the game."

August 20, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Braselton hospital natal unit ready to deliver expectations

The city of Braselton is expecting.

August 20, 2016 | Alexander Popp | Local


Business panel calls for faster learning, more technical help

Learning new materials and ideas quickly and working directly with industry in the classroom were twin emphases Thursday at a seminar on the 21st century ...

August 20, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Clemson football coach to speak at Gainesville church services

On the Sunday before the first full weekend of college football, one of the game's most prominent coaches will make his way to Gainesville.

August 20, 2016 | Clark Leonard | Local


Hot cars pose immediate danger to children

Twenty-six children are dead this year from being left in hot cars.

August 20, 2016 | Kristen Oliver | Local




Fire crews battle house blaze in North Hall

A woman who had just moved into a rental home in northern Hall County lost most of her possessions in a Friday afternoon fire.

August 19, 2016 | Alexander Popp | Local


Flowery Branch man sentenced to life in prison for impregnating young girl

A Flowery Branch man was convicted by a jury Thursday for impregnating an underage girl and causing "excessive mental pain" to other children.

August 19, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Katt Williams charged with battery in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES - Los Angeles prosecutors have charged Katt Williams with misdemeanor battery over an altercation he had with a woman in a parking lot last ...

August 18, 2016 | Wire, Staff Reports | Local


Gainesville Housing Authority kicks off new after-school girls club

A roomful of little girls painted their nails, chased balloons and shared snacks after school.

August 18, 2016 | Kristen Oliver | Local


Privacy breach at Athens clinic gives pause to local providers

Local health care providers said they have taken note of a data breach at a clinic in Athens that exposed the private information and medical ...

August 18, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


5 6 7 8 9  Next »  Last »

Page 7 of 9


Contents of this site are © Copyright 2016 The Times, Gainesville, GA. All rights reserved. Privacy policy and Terms of service

Powered by
Morris Technology
Please wait ...