Gov. Nathan Deal acknowledged Monday morning during a budget signing ceremony in Hall County that Georgians are anxiously awaiting his decision on whether to veto a bill passed in the General Assembly this year that lifts a weapons ban on the state's public college campuses.
Gov. Nathan Deal flew into Hall County by helicopter Monday morning to sign the $23.7 billion state budget for the 2017 fiscal year, which begins July 1, landing at the site where Lanier Technical College will relocate in the coming years.
Hall County government has won a summary judgment lawsuit against Selective Insurance Company of America Inc. for uncollected bond payments on sidewalk construction in three subdivisions - Grandview Estates, Ellison Farm Estates and Flat Stone Overlook.
Canoe and kayak teams from all over the United States met over the weekend at Lake Lanier Olympic Park to compete for a chance to represent the U.S. in the Pan American Games at the venue May 19-22, with a chance to earn a spot compete in the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games later this year.