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Marijuana, guns, child welfare bills await votes on final day of state legislature

ATLANTA - With just one day of voting left, state lawmakers in Georgia face decisions on whether to expand the places where people can carry guns, whether to create a medical marijuana program for the ill and how to overhaul the child welfare system.

March 20, 2014 | By Ray Henry Associated Press | Local


Badge and Bar: May trial date set in car dealership slaying

A Hall County judge has set a May 5 trial date in the December 2012 shooting death of a Gainesville man at a car dealership.

March 20, 2014 | Emma Witman | Local


Gainesville works to fast-track intersection makeover

Improvements to one of Gainesville's busiest intersections - Jesse Jewell at Queen City parkways - might come sooner rather than later.

March 20, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local


Ex-Flowery Branch official Swafford to seek Senate seat as Libertarian

Amanda Swafford, a former Flowery Branch councilwoman, has been nominated as the Libertarian Party of Georgia's candidate in the U.S. Senate race to replace retiring Sen. Saxby Chambliss.

March 19, 2014 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Hall elementary students learn life-saving water skills

Just a few weeks ago, Landon Webber was afraid of the swimming pool.

March 19, 2014 | Carly Sharec | Local


Brenau gala to celebrate 135 years, Downtown Center

It's an event 10 years in the making.

March 19, 2014 | Carly Sharec | Local


Court begins hearing motions in Peppers Market slaying

The first of several dozen defense motions were heard Tuesday in the case of a Gainesville man accused of murder.

March 19, 2014 | Emma Witman | Local


Man accused in Ingles robbery now also accused in CVS heist

A Braselton man being held on drug and robbery charges has been accused in the February 2013 robbery of an Oakwood CVS, authorities said Tuesday.

March 19, 2014 | Emma Witman | Local


Retired Clermont trucker wins $150K in lottery game

Tommy Lee of Clermont, a retired truck driver, won a $150,000 top prize in the Georgia Lottery instant game Giant Jumbo Bucks.

March 19, 2014 | From staff reports | Local


Fire destroys home in North Hall

Five family members were left homeless Tuesday when a fire ripped through their house on Pete's Drive in North Hall.

March 19, 2014 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Eyes on the Road: New Ga. 347 section partially open in South Hall

A section of Ga. 347 has partially opened to South Hall County motorists.

March 19, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local


Growlers on Main takes next step toward opening on Gainesville square

Gainesville City Council voted 4-1 Tuesday to approve an amendment to the alcoholic beverage ordinance that will allow Growlers on Main, a Flowery Branch establishment that serves draft beer to go, to open a new location in the downtown square.

March 19, 2014 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Police searching for antiques shop thief who 'walks like a penguin'

Oakwood police are searching for a short man "who walks like a penguin," who is suspected in an antiques shop burglary.

March 19, 2014 | From staff reports | Local


Community comes together after fire damages Irish pub

Neither rain nor fire can keep Shenanigans Irish Restaurant & Pub from celebrating St. Patrick's Day.

March 18, 2014 | Andrew Akers | Local


Boy Scouts award 3 area leaders

Boy Scouts make a pledge "to help other people at all times." It's a trait Scouts honor when others exemplify the value as well.

March 17, 2014 | Savannah King | Local


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King’s Hawaiian to add 450 jobs

The smell of dinner rolls wafting over Oakwood is about to grow stronger as King's Hawaiian plans to expand its production facilities and hire 450 new employees over the next two years.

April 08, 2014 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Governor reports $3.9M in cash for re-election bid

ATLANTA - Gov. Nathan Deal reported $3.9 million in cash for his re-election bid on Monday, after raising about $84,000 in 11 days after the legislative session ended.

April 07, 2014 | BY CHRISTINA A. CASSIDY Associated Press | Local


Clermont recycling business asks for 2nd chance

Ben Jackson readily admits he got off to the wrong start.

April 07, 2014 | Joshua Silavent | Local


UGA to pay homage to Masseys

Gainesville poultry icon Abit Massey and his family are being honored Friday as the University of Georgia's 2014 Alumni Family of the Year.

April 07, 2014 | Emma Witman | Local


Class Notes: Hall students can now apply for transfer via open enrollment

Students inside the Hall County School District who want to transfer to another county school can apply now through April 22.

April 06, 2014 | Carly Sharec | Local


Hall County offices to observe Victims’ Rights Week with ceremony

A brief ceremony outside the Hall County Courthouse this week will honor crime victims.

April 06, 2014 | From staff reports | Local


Showers kick off the week

An umbrella is needed for the first three days of the week, but sun and warm temperatures should return in time for the weekend.

April 06, 2014 | Carly Sharec | Local


Document shredding event slated for Friday

The Times and Document Destruction Services will combine for a document shredding event Friday to benefit Hall County Relay for Life.

April 06, 2014 | From staff reports | Local


The changing face of Brenau: University to celebrate 135 years with new buildings

Brenau University President Ed Schrader is marking off the days until the end of the school year.

April 06, 2014 | Carly Sharec | Local


Attorney, advocate for indigent defense, to receive statewide award

In 2003, a battle brewed in Georgia's legislature over the creation of a statewide indigent defense system.

April 06, 2014 | Emma Witman | Local


Gainesville considers allowing digital billboards

The city of Gainesville is considering allowing digital billboards to be erected within the city limits, but concerns remain about how distracting such electronic signs might be to drivers.

April 06, 2014 | Joshua Silavent | Local


Group moves forward on water study, albeit in secret

The Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint Stakeholders soldiers on, but behind closed doors.

April 06, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local


Cold weather fire safety tips

With cold weather often leading to alternative methods of heating homes, Hall County Fire Marshal Capt. Scott Cagle recommends the following precautions:

January 05, 2014 | From staff reports | Local


Winter weather tips, contacts

Braving winter weather

January 05, 2014 | From staff reports | Local


Hot weather health tips

Here are some tips to help you deal with the summer heat wave.

June 30, 2012 | From staff reports | Local


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