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Faculty ‘shocked’ by college merger plan

Gainesville State College and North Georgia College & State University will soon be fused into one institution, pending approval of the Board of Regents next week.

January 05, 2012 | Dallas Duncan | Local


Longtime local grocer dies at 73

The co-founder of J&J Foods in Gainesville was described Thursday as a "visionary," an "inspiration" and "a man of wisdom and integrity."

January 05, 2012 | Patrick Stoker | Local


State may add 10 days back in pre-K year

Pre-kindergarten students may have 10 more days in the classroom starting this fall in a proposal announced Thursday by Gov. Nathan Deal.

January 05, 2012 | Dallas Duncan | Local


The Times Interview: Cagle carves '12 agenda, role in Senate

Casey Cagle, Georgia's lieutenant governor and a Gainesville native, vowed to assert his role as leader of the state Senate in 2012 despite challenges to his duties in the chamber last year.

January 05, 2012 | Aaron Hale | Local


Hospital to hold public forums on new S. Hall campus

Northeast Georgia Medical Center is seeking public input on plans for its new South Hall campus, River Place.

January 04, 2012 | Jeff Gill | Local


New Flowery Branch councilman will be sworn in today

Damon Gibbs believes Flowery Branch is the area's next hot spot for growth.

January 04, 2012 | Jeff Gill | Local


The Times Interview: Deal hopes tax fix can spark Ga. economy

"How do we stimulate job growth in the state of Georgia?" Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal has asked.

January 04, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Man arrested after chase on Ga. 400

January 04, 2012 | | Local




Flowery Branch moving forward on replacing councilman

Flowery Branch City Council is set to vote tonight on setting qualifying and a March 6 special election to replace Chris Fetterman, who resigned Tuesday because of a job transfer to Florida.

January 04, 2012 | Jeff Gill | Local


Gainesville State, North Georgia may merge

ATLANTA - An official says a University System of Georgia proposal would merge eight college campuses across the state into four to save money.

January 04, 2012 | From staff, wire reports | Local


Wreck backs up southbound traffic on I-985

Hall County authorities are working to clear a wreck on the Friendship Road bridge above Interstate 985 that is affecting southbound traffic.

January 04, 2012 | | Local


3 injured in wrong-way wreck on Ga. 400

January 04, 2012 | | Local


Gainesville family displaced by house fire

A family was left homeless Wednesday morning after a fire broke out and destroyed their Gainesville home.

January 04, 2012 | Patrick Stoker | Local


Gainesville police investigating hotel robbery

Gainesville police are still investigating a report of an armed robbery at Gainesville's Holiday Inn on the first morning of the New Year.

January 04, 2012 | Patrick Stoker | Local


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Oakwood 84-unit affordable housing plan is being proposed again this year

An Atlanta firm is trying again to get tax credits to help fund an 84-unit affordable housing apartment complex in Oakwood.

July 16, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Construction of new Flowery Branch City Hall well underway

The new Flowery Branch City Hall is beginning to take shape.

July 16, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Lanier Tech students earn gold medals at national competition

For Jesse Connell and Luis Angel Melendez Novas, a gold medal in the national SkillsUSA competition in June began months ago when they convinced instructor ...

July 16, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


13-year-olds learn about life choices at ‘Gut Check’

A group of 54 13-year-olds spent the weekend learning to navigate activities such as wall climbing, rappelling and obstacle courses in an environment of military ...

July 16, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


From pain killer to killer: Opioid epidemic blamed for rising overdose cases

In Northeast Georgia Medical Center's Gainesville emergency room, the doctors saw roughly 400 more drug overdoses between 2015 and 2016.

July 16, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Gainesville, Hall families take advantage of school choice options

Traditionally in education, students have attended the public school in the attendance zone where their family lived.

July 16, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Opioids attacking mostly young, white, middle-class victims

When the Medical Examiner's Office released the body of 25-year-old Joseph Patterson to his mother Lisa Hicks, arrangements were made to take her son ...

July 16, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


NE Georgia Health System rolls out new technology, treatments to fight cancer

South Hall resident Josephine "Jo" Lorigo's ordeal began earlier this year when a mammogram showed "some unusual changes."

July 16, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


State’s shift in requirements for gifted, ESOL teachers called ‘a step backward’

Recent guidelines from the Georgia Department of Education which local officials say appear to relax requirements for teachers of gifted education and English to Speakers ...

July 16, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Operation Southern Shield to target speeders next week

Drivers who exceed the speed limit are warned to slow down or be prepared to get pulled over.

July 15, 2017 | Times Staff Reports | Local


Local theater company gets state funding

Gainesville Theatre Alliance made the cut Monday to receive one of more than 100 grants from the Georgia Council for the Arts.

July 15, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Buford prison employee sentenced in drug smuggling case

A kitchen employee at Phillips State Prison in Buford was sentenced for her role in a drug-smuggling scheme with inmates, according to court documents.

July 15, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


RISE program helps students retain knowledge in summer

Donning green caps and gowns, more than 100 elementary school students received certificates in the gym at Fair Street International Academy Friday. There was a ...

July 15, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Learning takes center stage at First Baptist summer camp program

Theodora Afantchao of Togo, West Africa, has a $10,000 scholarship waiting for her when she graduates from Gainesville High School in a few years.

July 15, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Collins ‘Sunshine’ bill would slow down federal rulemaking process

A second bill from Rep. Doug Collins, R-Gainesville, taking aim at federal regulations is headed to the floor of the House of Representatives.

July 15, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


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