Defense attorney Blake Poole told the jury on Tuesday of the history between his client Marquis Bonds and alleged victim Imam Bilal Ali prior to Bonds being accused of threatening the religious leader.
The Gainesville Department of Water Resources is looking for ways to help customers conserve water during the current Level 2 drought. The department will host a free "Ask a Plumber" workshop from noon to 1 p.m. Friday at the Riverside Water Treatment Plant, located at 2120 Riverside Drive in Gainesville.
The nonemergency phone lines at Hall County's 911/Central Communications Office are back up and running. They experienced some outages during the day Tuesday after a fiber was cut somewhere between the Hall County Emergency Services Complex on Crescent Drive and AT&T's central office in Gainesville.