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Gainesville cautiously supportive of water plan

When it comes to deciding the future of water in Gainesville and Hall County, city and county officials are slowly inching along.

May 27, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Hall County government offices closed Monday, Tuesday

Hall County's administrative offices, courthouse and community centers will be closed Monday for the Memorial Day holiday and again Tuesday for an employee furlough day.

May 27, 2010 | | Local


Chestatee history teacher gets to live her lessons with trip to Egypt this summer

Carol Vaughan usually brings Egypt into the classroom, but next week she's taking the classroom to Egypt.

May 27, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


City may be chosen as search and rescue site

The Georgia Emergency Management Agency has handpicked Gainesville to take on a significant responsibility.

May 27, 2010 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local


DOT measures traffic volume in Hall County for annual study

Motorists may be noticing familiar traffic counters, or black cables stretched across area roads.

May 27, 2010 | Jeff Gill | Local


Lake rental rules less stringent

The Hall County Board of Commissioners decided Tuesday to allow more Lake Lanier residents to rent their homes to tourists.

May 27, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Gainesville may become search, rescue headquarters for region

The Georgia Emergency Management Agency has handpicked Gainesville to take on a significant responsibility.

May 27, 2010 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local


Supreme Court nominee’s water remarks beg more questions

A comment by U.S. Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan about Georgia's water dispute with Florida and Alabama has left two Lake Lanier advocates encouraged somewhat but still scratching their heads.

May 26, 2010 | Jeff Gill | Local


Organizers hope barbecue event draws huge crowd to Gainesville

At this weekend's Brenau Barbecue Championship, the question isn't what is there to do, but what isn't there to do?

May 26, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Murder suspects have first court hearing

Stacey Schoeck was having an extramarital affair and may have wanted her husband killed for financial reasons, her sister-in-law said.

May 26, 2010 | Stephen Gurr | Local


France says ‘thanks’ to Dawson County veteran

One of France's highest-ranking officials will recognize a Dawson County man today for his military service in World War II.

May 26, 2010 | Frank Reddy Times regional staff | Local


Enota principal joins brainstorming team

Susan Culbreth brings unique knowledge to the table.

May 26, 2010 | Carolyn Crist | Local


Workshops offer help for laid-off teachers

With thousands laid off due to school budget cuts across the state, many of those former employees are now struggling to pick up the pieces.

May 26, 2010 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local


Officials predict lower gas prices, but less travel Memorial Day weekend in Georgia

Many more people are expected to travel this Memorial Day weekend than last, but not in Georgia.

May 26, 2010 | Melissa Weinman | Local


Rabid fox confirmed in North Hall

A rabies alert has been issued for the Lula Road area of North Hall after a rabid fox was confirmed in the area last week.

May 26, 2010 | From staff reports | Local


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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


Unity meeting brings law enforcement, civic leaders together to learn

Gainesville and Hall County officials met with civic and religious leaders Thursday night at the city's public safety complex for a roundtable discussion aiming ...

July 15, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Hall commission delays votes on proposed marble plant, Atlanta River Walk

A vote on two proposed Hall County large developments has been put off until Aug. 25.

July 14, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Legion commander explains etiquette used in lowering American flag to half-staff

In the wake of mass shootings and other tragedies across the nation, it's not uncommon to see the American flag flying at half-staff.

July 14, 2016 | Kristen Oliver | Local


Green Street study reveals difficulty of widening, redesigning road

More than 33,000 automobiles travel up and down historic Green Street in Gainesville each day, and heavy trucks account for 16 percent of all ...

July 14, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


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