Yards and vacant lots appeared to be strewn with very large matchsticks after an intense storm Wednesday night in South Hall County. The storm damaged 53 houses, from a few missing shingles to mostly destroyed, said David Kimbrell, Hall County Emergency Management Agency director.
Styrofoam, recyclables, carpooling, composting and growing vegetables are part of "Greener Way is the Better Way," a project that two Gainesville High School students will compete with in a nationwide contest in July.
Because cyber security is a growing concern for the country's defense and for private business, the University of North Georgia is emphasizing its courses in the field and planning for more programs. The Center for Cyber Operations was formed in January.