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Families mourn loss of Gainesville women, baby in Friendship Road wreck

Since the beginning, Paige Wilson said she has "pretty much been inseparable" from her cousin Hannah Simmons since she was born.

April 27, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Oakwood family recovering after double disaster

Woken by wind, Kevin Combs paced around his home in the small hours of April 5.

April 27, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Lottery winner apparently beaten, left for dead near downtown Cumming dies

April 26, 2017 | By Isabel Hughes ihughes@forsythnews.com | Local


Jefferson Police, GBI investigating body found on I-85

A Georgia Department of Transportation employee found a dead man with a gunshot wound to the head in a car Wednesday along Interstate 85 in Jefferson, police said.

April 26, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Flowery Branch considers pedestrian link between roundabout, Lake Lanier

Flowery Branch is looking at developing a pedestrian link between its downtown roundabout and Lake Lanier.

April 26, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Hall superintendent aiming for larger employee pay raises

Hall County Schools Superintendent Will Schofield said a recent 3 percent cut in expenses could pave the way for a 2.5 percent raise for all 3,400 employees in the 2018 proposed fiscal year budget.

April 26, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Authorities: Woman distracted by radio causes wreck that snarls Dawsonville Highway traffic

A woman distracted by her radio caused a wreck that backed up Dawsonville Highway traffic for most of Wednesday afternoon, authorities said.

April 26, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Police: Man found hiding in pharmacy by cleaning staff

A Gainesville man was found hiding under a table inside a Gainesville pharmacy, police said.

April 26, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Tourism study: Consolidate Hall County's brand

Flowery Branch would be the new tourism gateway to Hall County as part of a proposal from Georgia tourism officials.

April 26, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Mexican diplomat feels at home in Gainesville

Since being named Consul General of the Mexican Consulate in Atlanta last summer, Javier Diaz admits he wanted to know more about this place called Gainesville in which more than 41 percent of the city's population is Hispanic - and of which 80 percent are Mexicans.

April 26, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Hall Fire adding security measures amid statewide station thefts

After fire station theft reports in neighboring counties, Hall County Fire Services said it would be increasing security measures.

April 26, 2017 | Times Staff Reports | Local


Committee keeps close tabs on SPLOST VII funding

Members of the SPLOST VII Citizen Review Committee take their job seriously.

April 26, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


3 killed in Friendship Road wreck, including an infant

Three people, including an infant, were killed in a crash Tuesday afternoon on Ga. 347/Friendship Road near Jones Drive, according to authorities.

April 25, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


TV show examines Hall Valentine’s Day murder-for-hire case

The case of three people convicted in a Feb. 14, 2010, murder-for-hire plot will be revisited Wednesday on "Crime Watch Daily with Chris Hansen."

April 25, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


New Martin Road widening alternative is crowd pleaser

By a large show of hands, Martin Road residents gave their approval Tuesday night to an alternative to a much-despised widening of the South Hall road - one that could include a roundabout and stop signs.

April 25, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


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City-owned Gainesville golf course to add assistant pro as business ticks up

After many years operating out of the rough, business at the city-owned Chattahoochee Golf Club is picking up and back on the fairway.

May 17, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


US Rep. Doug Collins skeptical of latest Russia allegations toward Trump

Skepticism, support and silence - reactions to the latest round of Russia-related allegations aimed at President Donald Trump ran the gamut among Georgia's GOP national ...

May 17, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Hall property tax assessment appeals coming in at faster pace

With a jump in property values expected this year, there are 100 more appeals of property tax assessments rolling into Hall County government than there ...

May 17, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


Missing Lanier Christian Academy student found safe

A Lanier Christian Academy student who had been missing since Tuesday afternoon was found safe Wednesday afternoon.

May 17, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Expanded cafe, services coming to Sam’s Club in Oakwood

How about sushi or espresso with that tire purchase?

May 17, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Army corps seeks input on whether to allow security cameras on docks

Lake Lanier residents and users are facing a classic compromise: privacy or security?

May 17, 2017 | Nick Bowman | Local


City OKs $4.1 million for Cleveland Highway infrastructure

The schedule for replacing two bridges on Cleveland Highway/U.S. 129 may not be set in stone, but the city of Gainesville is already ...

May 17, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Lula-Hall County sewer dispute simmers

Lula city officials huddled with their attorney in a closed-door meeting Tuesday to discuss potential litigation against Hall County.

May 17, 2017 | Carlos Galarza | Local


Grace Episcopal tastes victory at spelling bee with winning word, umami

In a night when seven teams were taken down by words like whittawer, autochthonous and esquamulose, the Godspellers from Grace Episcopal Church won the 26th ...

May 17, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Loader heavily damaged, no injuries reported in South Hall business fire

Hall County firefighters responded to a commercial fire on Radford Road in South Hall late Monday night.

May 16, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


Police seeking $1,500 copper theft suspect in Oakwood

A man entered an Oakwood business Saturday and took more than $1,500 in copper, police said.

May 16, 2017 | Nick Watson | Local


Hall superintendent: Benefit costs on ‘unsustainable path’

The escalating costs of providing benefits to public school employees are "on an unsustainable path," and without a solution, they will continue to make balancing ...

May 16, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Continuous flow intersection now open in Dawson

Peggy Swanson didn't hold back when asked her feelings on the newly rebuilt intersection on Ga. 400 at Ga. 53 in Dawson County.

May 16, 2017 | Jeff Gill | Local


Flowery Branch model pursues career and education

Hannah Nelms is more than just a pretty face.

May 16, 2017 | Hailey Van Parys | Local


East Hall senior's premature birth inspires her plans after graduation

Shaliyah Williams beat her odds.

May 16, 2017 | Hailey Van Parys | Local


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