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Authorities: Former Hall commission candidate Troy Phillips shot, killed wife, himself

Authorities said Tuesday they believe former Hall County commission candidate Troy Phillips, 45, fatally shot his wife, Heather Phillips, 42, last week before killing himself.

August 02, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


‘Water wars’ trial moved to Maine from Washington, D.C.

Instead of having to take a plane, Ralph Lancaster now can just walk the half-mile from his office to the courthouse.

August 02, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Authorities: Missing girl ‘at risk’ with father, his girlfriend

Authorities believe a missing 12-year-old from Hall County is with her biological father and his girlfriend and that she is "at risk."

August 02, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Hall County to test severe weather warning system Wednesday

At approximately 10 a.m. Wednesday, Hall County Central Communications/E911 will conduct an audible test of the severe weather warning system. This will only be a test. The sirens will sound for approximately three minutes.

August 01, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Barrow County News sold to Mainstreet Newspapers

The Barrow County News, the oldest continually operating business in Barrow County, has been acquired by Mainstreet Newspapers Inc. of Jefferson and will be merged with the Barrow Journal to become a single newspaper and website serving the people of Barrow County.

August 01, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Road to Rio: Jenny Arthur's family members have eyes on their Olympian

Growing up in a house of 10, "there was never a dull moment," or at least that's how Jenny Arthur remembers it.

August 01, 2016 | Zack Myers | Local


Local Latinos embrace technology to track police roadblocks

Latino immigrants have embraced new Spanish-language mobile technologies that track police roadblocks in an effort to limit interaction with law enforcement.

August 01, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Hall school’s tech ‘architect’ learns as he grows with system

Jay Smith, the "innovation architect" for Hall County schools' technology department, said "it's all been self-taught."

August 01, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


20-home addition to Reunion Country Club OK’d by Hall planning board

A 20-home addition to Reunion Country Club in South Hall was OK'd by the Hall County Planning Commission Monday night.

August 01, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


Seminar aims to ease transition for Gainesville High freshmen

Ninth-graders at Gainesville High School will have more help this year to make the move to high school.

August 01, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Hall's Mamie Coker receives state school nursing award

Mamie Coker was named Georgia's 2017 School Nurse Administrator of the Year by the Georgia Association of School Nurses at the annual educational conference June 12 in Savannah.

August 01, 2016 | | Local


Sheriff’s Office: McDonald’s fires employee for refusing service to officers

The Hall County Sheriff's Office said the McDonald's at Jesse Jewell and Limestone parkways has terminated an employee after "the employee refused service to uniformed law enforcement officers on this date," according to a Facebook comment.

August 01, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Skull found along I-985 likely belongs to young woman

Gwinnett County investigators said Monday they believe the skull and bones found in a suitcase Friday along Interstate 985 belong to a woman who died about six months ago.

August 01, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Gainesville woman charged with pimping 15-year-old girl

A Gainesville woman is charged with pimping a 15-year-old girl in June, police said.

August 01, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Mincey's proposed marble plant to be discussed at Tuesday meeting

A community meeting concerning a proposed 100,750-square-foot marble plant off Browns Bridge Road in West Hall is set for Tuesday night at the University of North Georgia's Gainesville campus.

July 31, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


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Residents can share a cage with sheltered pets at Humane Society fundraiser

Have you ever wanted to see your friends, family or community leaders locked in a cage for hours on end? Thanks to the Humane Society ...

August 13, 2016 | Alexander Popp | Local


SLIDESHOW: Making a big splash for domestic violence victims

More than 100 people came out Friday to the Frances Meadows Aquatic Center in Gainesville for the Family Splash Bash, a fundraiser for the Gateway ...

August 12, 2016 | Erin Smith | Local


Police release clothing description connected to bones found along I-985

Gwinnett County Police on Friday released information about clothing connected to a woman's skull and bones found July 29 along Interstate 985 in Buford.

August 12, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


10 arrested during undercover prostitution, drug investigation

Ten arrests were made by the Multi-Agency Narcotics Squad Thursday during an undercover prostitution and drug investigation.

August 12, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Victims from Wednesday's fatal wreck identified as North Carolina residents

The two people who died in a wreck Wednesday morning on Interstate 85 were from Lincolnton, N.C., the Georgia State Patrol said in an ...

August 12, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


‘We’re all behind her:’ Chestatee High watches, celebrates Jenny Arthur’s Olympic moment

Students at Chestatee High School spent the last hour of the school day Friday on the edge of their seats in front of screens throughout ...

August 12, 2016 | Kristen Oliver | Local


Hall, Gainesville government merger will appear on fall ballot

Residents across Hall County will be asked on Election Day whether they want a study conducted to determine the cost and feasibility of consolidating local ...

August 11, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Riverside honors community giants Wilheit, Cleveland

Riverside Military Academy's Alumni Hall, housing the Gainesville school's elegant mess hall, was filled Thursday evening with cadets and Gainesville civic and business ...

August 11, 2016 | Kristen Oliver | Local


The Venue multipurpose center opens doors in South Hall

One group of folks certainly excited about newly opened The Venue at Friendship Springs in South Hall is nearby active-adult community Village at Deaton Creek.

August 11, 2016 | Jeff Gill | Local


DEA ruling on marijuana frustrates activists

Better count Hall County resident Katie Harrison among the millions of Americans stung by the Drug Enforcement Administration's decision on Thursday to keep marijuana ...

August 11, 2016 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Night of Awareness set for Saturday at First Baptist

Proceeds from a Saturday night barbecue dinner at First Baptist Church will benefit local programs that help hungry children and women recovering from sex trafficking.

August 11, 2016 | Times staff reports | Local


Man in critical condition after assault under Queen City bridge

Gainesville Police are investigating an assault Wednesday night on a man under the Queen City Parkway bridge.

August 11, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


Authorities investigating Cleveland man's death as homicide

Authorities are investigating a Cleveland man's death as a homicide after his body was discovered at his home.

August 11, 2016 | Nick Watson | Local


School enrollment flat in Hall County, up in Gainesville

So far this year, Hall County schools have about the same number of students and Gainesville schools have about 200 more than they did at ...

August 11, 2016 | Ron Bridgeman | Local


Newly unified Christian school ready for new start

The new Lanier Christian Academy's campus is buzzing with activity before its first day of school - ever.

August 11, 2016 | Kristen Oliver | Local


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