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Hall schools top grad test averages

Hall County students again surpassed the state average in all areas of the Georgia High School Graduation Test.

May 11, 2011 | Tricia L. Nadolny | Local


Squirrel in W. Hall causes power outage

A squirrel's adventure into Jackson EMC's Oakwood substation left 1,200 customers without power Tuesday morning.

May 10, 2011 | From staff reports | Local


Times journalists honored with national award

Two journalists at The Times have been honored with a 2010 Sigma Delta Chi Award for Public Journalism for their series on the Chattahoochee River.

May 10, 2011 | | Local


Jefferson man gets fitted for high-tech prosthetic leg

A Jefferson man has traded up for a new and improved artificial limb.

May 10, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Kelly notes progress in 1st year as police chief

Brian Kelly can't believe he has served at the helm of Gainesville's police department for a year already.

May 10, 2011 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Ex-bank officer’s sentencing delayed to Wednesday

A judge has pushed back by one day the sentencing of a 50-year-old former Cornelia bank executive who pleaded guilty to using customers and family members to orchestrate a multimillion-dollar fraud conspiracy.

May 10, 2011 | By Greg Bluestein Associated Press | Local


Gainesville board approves rezoning

Fair Street and Newtown residents are one step closer to preserving the residential feel of their neighborhood.

May 10, 2011 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Ga. 365 resurfacing project is set

The $19.2 million resurfacing of Ga. 365 in Hall and Habersham counties is among $92 million in construction contracts that have been awarded by the Georgia Department of Transportation.

May 10, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


1st woman to serve as NGCSU president is ‘student centered’

Bonita Jacobs has been named the next president of North Georgia College & State University in Dahlonega.

May 10, 2011 | Tricia L. Nadolny | Local


Developers trim 5 road projects off 2040 plan

To make ends meet, Hall County road planners have trimmed five projects - including major widenings - from the county's proposed 2040 transportation plan and are sharpening their ax to cut more.

May 10, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Gainesville Police crack down on parking around the square

It's time for downtown Gainesville merchants to watch where they park.

May 10, 2011 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Summer learning camp planned

Nearly 600 students will fight summer learning loss this year through a partnership between the Boys & Girls Clubs of Hall County and the local school systems.

May 10, 2011 | Tricia L. Nadolny | Local


Tension rises when Oakwood council talks about police cars

OAKWOOD - Oakwood City Council got into a feisty discussion Monday night over the city's police cars, which Councilman Gary Anderson described as an "embarrassment."

May 10, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Repairs on the way for two Lake Lanier bridges

It's been a source of worry and nuisance for some time.

May 10, 2011 | Jeff Gill | Local


Hall board votes to delay collection of impact fees

Hall County is changing the process for collecting impact fees.

May 10, 2011 | Carolyn Crist | Local


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Gainesville school district seeks to attract minority teachers

With Hispanics and African-Americans accounting for nearly 80 percent of student enrollment in Gainesville City Schools but only 12 percent of certified teachers, district leaders ...

July 08, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


New provost looks forward to fresh opportunity at Brenau

After four months of saying goodbye to colleagues at a school in North Carolina where worked for seven years, Jim Eck said he is happy ...

July 08, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Police: Money stolen from Fieldale Farms bank account

Gainesville Police are investigating fraudulent activity involving Fieldale Farms' bank account.

July 08, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Crowds have fun in the sun and sand at Gainesville's third annual Beach Bash

Downtown Gainesville's third annual Beach Bash drew a crowd Friday with with music and sandy fun.

July 07, 2017 | | Local




Small plane crash-lands in field off Athens Highway; pilot suffers minor injuries

Sol Williams didn't want to land his plane in the middle of the busy Athens Highway at rush hour Friday afternoon, aiming toward the ...

July 07, 2017 | By DAVID BARNES and NICK WATSON news@gainesvilletimes.com | Local


Lula woman charged with assault with vehicle as child, disabled teen rode along

A Lula woman faces multiple charges after she allegedly attempted to ram the vehicle of her ex-husband with her SUV while a child and special-needs ...

July 07, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Latinos flexing political muscle in Gainesville, Hall

The number of Latinos registering and showing up to vote in Gainesville and Hall County elections is on the rise, according to a report released ...

July 07, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Ashley Bell named head of external affairs for Peace Corps

Gainesville native Ashley Bell has been named the associate director for external affairs of the Peace Corps.

July 07, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Judge O’Kelley dies at age 87, remembered as 'firm but fair'

Senior U.S. District Judge William O'Kelley died Wednesday night, his son confirmed. He was 87.

July 06, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Demorest man dies after 20-foot fall

A Demorest man died from injuries sustained in a roughly 20-foot fall Wednesday, according to authorities.

July 06, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Man gets probation in Hall school terroristic threat case

A former Lanier Charter Career Academy student who took his terroristic threat case to the Georgia Supreme Court last year was sentenced to probation Thursday ...

July 06, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Georgia Power to close all of its remaining offices

Georgia Power will close its 27 remaining offices, including its location on Spring Street in Gainesville, in October.

July 06, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Authorities: 24 Mason jars, plants with $400K of marijuana, mushrooms seized

Drug enforcement agents seized more than $400,000 in marijuana and mushrooms Tuesday after a 911 hang-up in Clarkesville.

July 06, 2017 | | Local


New way to ride for seniors

Senior citizens in Gainesville now have a new way to get around that's tailored to some of the places they may need to go.

July 06, 2017 | Clark Leonard | Local


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