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High cost of gas squeezes customers, local businesses

When gas prices go up, local businesses can't help but take notice.

February 23, 2012 | Savannah King | Local


Hall County takes on foreclosure program

Hall County government will take over administration of a grant program aimed to stabilize neighborhoods facing foreclosure.

February 23, 2012 | Aaron Hale | Local


Athens Highway wreck kills 1

An accident on Athens Highway just south of Barrett Road has killed one person, according to Hall County Fire Chief David Kimbrell.

February 23, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


Hall County may take over federal housing grants after complaints

Hall County may take a more direct role in implementing a federal grant program aimed to ease rates of foreclosure and abandoned homes.

February 23, 2012 | Aaron Hale | Local


Business owner sentenced in EPA ‘goose chase’

An area business owner faces 20 months in a federal prison and must pay more than $48,000 for sending the Environmental Protection Agency on what government prosecutors called "a wild goose chase."

February 22, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Police have not identified victims in Tuesday's fatal wreck

A Gainesville police traffic specialist spent most of Wednesday speaking with witnesses about two recent fatal wrecks, but charges still have not been filed in either case.

February 22, 2012 | | Local


Gainesville school board to offer its view on co-valedictorians

The Gainesville Board of Education will meet Tuesday night to discuss the issue of co-valedictorians at Gainesville High School.

February 22, 2012 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local


Decline in inmates fuels push to sell midtown jail

Officials with Hall County and a private company charged with housing immigration detainees in Gainesville say the market conditions have changed.

February 22, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Letter alleging hospital outbreak lists fake disease

A fraudulent letter making claims about a disease outbreak at Northeast Georgia Medical Center has been posted on the doors of several local businesses.

February 22, 2012 | Savannah King | Local


Skeletal remains confirmed to be bear

February 22, 2012 | | Local


Math pioneer’s visit adds up for Hall teachers

Yeap Ban Har broke a simple magnetic rectangle into smaller parts on Wednesday at Lanier Charter Career Academy, as a group of more than 50 local teachers watched.

February 22, 2012 | Savannah King | Local


Gingrich plans another stop in Forsyth County

Presidential candidate Newt Gingrich will be in Forsyth County again this weekend in advance of the March 6 presidential primary.

February 22, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


Gainesville school board will decide co-valedictorian issue Tuesday

UPDATE: The Gainesville City Schools Board of Education has called a meeting for 6 p.m. Tuesday to discuss the issue of having two valedictorians. The meeting will be held at the school board office at 508 Oak St. NW, Gainesville.

February 22, 2012 | Brandee A. Thomas | Local


Business owner gets 20 months in prison after lying to government officials

A Gainesville business owner today was sentenced to 20 months in prison and to pay $43,000 in restitution to the government after he falsely claimed government agents fined his business.

February 22, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


Kiwanis accepts nominations for service award

The Gainesville Kiwanis Club is accepting nominations for its Youth Service Award, which is presented annually to someone in the community for outstanding service to youth.

February 21, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


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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


Federal lawsuit against Gainesville school district athletics settled

A federal Title IX lawsuit filed by a Gainesville High School mother alleging inequality in the treatment of the school's softball program has been ...

July 06, 2017 | Norm Cannada | Local


Braving the storm: Winter weather tips, contact info

When winter weather hits North Georgia, the proper preparation can help get you through the storm and stay warm and safe. Follow these tips:

January 04, 2017 | Times staff reports | Local


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