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Fair Street students artwork on display in Bethesda, Md.

The International Baccalaureate announced the artwork submitted by students of Tracy Troutman at the Fair Street IB School was selected to be displayed in a collage of art photos at the IB Americas Global Centre in Bethesda, Md.

December 30, 2013 | | Good news


Hall County student wins writing contest

December 30, 2013 | | Good news


Georgia Council recognizes area Eagle Scout

December 30, 2013 | | Good news


Girl raises funds for toys

December 29, 2013 | | Good news


Residents run down Hall County lanes in second annual Ho Ho Hustle race

For the second year in a row, Disability Resource Center hosted the Ho Ho Hustle, a 5-kilometer race and 1-mile fun run to benefit Disability Resource Center. The nonprofit center assists individuals with disabilities to help make them more self sufficient such as assistive devices, home modifications or independent living skills.

December 29, 2013 | | Good news


Uniform News: Flowery Branch man completes Air Force training

Air Force Airman Zachary M. Faulkner graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

December 29, 2013 | | Good news


Area doctor inducted as president of the Georgia Surgical Society

Dr. Pierpont F. Brown III was recently named the 51st president of the prestigious Georgia Surgical Society for the 2013-2014 term.

December 29, 2013 | | Good news


Uniform News: West Hall graduate finishes Army basic training

Army National Guard Pvt. John T. Collier has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.

December 29, 2013 | | Good news


Uniform News: 2011 FBHS grad goes to nuclear power school

Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Lois A. Land graduated from the U.S. Navy's Officer Nuclear Power School at Naval Nuclear Power Training Command in Goose Creek, S.C.

December 29, 2013 | | Good news


GHS marching band earns superior rankings

The 2013 Big Red Machine Marching Band competed and won several awards at the Lake Hartwell Invitational on Oct. 19, in which 19 bands participated.

December 23, 2013 | From staff reports | Good news


Area United Hospice selects essay winners

December 23, 2013 | | Good news


Chestatee High School students pray at pole

Chestatee High School students participated in the national 'See You at the Pole' event despite a rainy morning.

December 23, 2013 | | Good news


City, county teachers honored with tea party

On Oct. 8, the Beta Beta Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa had its annual Teacher of the Year tea at Peach State Bank.

December 23, 2013 | From staff reports | Good news


Riverside cadets win President’s Trophy

The Riverside Military Academy Corps of Cadets claimed the President's Trophy for best overall entry in the 32nd annual Atlanta Veterans' Day Parade on Nov. 9 in downtown Atlanta.

December 23, 2013 | | Good news


Soque River receives Legacy Endowment

A gift of stock worth $25,000 in early 2013, which was given to initiate the Soque Legacy Endowment, has grown to $40,000.

December 22, 2013 | From staff reports | Good news


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North Georgia student wins top honors in state competition

Banks County High School student Calvin Boyer recently placed first in the Electric Membership Corp./National FFA Organization State Agricultural Education Career Development Event with a 95.773 score.

April 21, 2014 | | Good news


Johnson High School students earn state music distinction

Four students from Johnson High School Bands were selected as members of the Georgia Music Educators Association's Ninth District Honor Band.

April 21, 2014 | | Good news


Gainesville earns Region 8 AAAAA literary championship

Gainesville High School won the 8 AAAAA Literary Championship recently at Apalachee High School.

April 21, 2014 | From staff reports | Good news


Brenau students perform at Black Mountain College

The Black Mountain College Experience had its opening reception March 6 at the John S. Burd Center on the Brenau University campus in Gainesville. It featured dance, music, painting, drawing and other media by the artists who worked together in the Black Mountain College setting.

April 21, 2014 | From staff reports | Good news


East Hall students host thank-you dinner for custodians

The East Hall High School student council recently hosted an after-school dinner for the custodial staff.

April 21, 2014 | | Good news


Phi Mu fraternity raises money for area causes

The Mu chapter of the Phi Mu fraternity at Brenau University sponsored two events this spring, raising $3,365 for its national philanthropy, Children's Miracle Network Hospitals.

April 20, 2014 | From staff reports | Good news


Darden Restaurants give $2,000 to Meals on Wheels

Darden Restaurants Foundation Inc. has bestowed a $2,000 grant as part of the Restaurant Community Grants program to the Gainesville-Hall County Community Council on Aging, which helps raise funds for Meals on Wheels.

April 20, 2014 | From staff reports | Good news




Jackson EMC awards $34K to area nonprofits

The Jackson EMC Foundation Board of Directors awarded $86,738 in grants at its February meeting, including $33,900 to organizations serving Hall County.

April 20, 2014 | From staff reports | Good news


Lanierland Civitan changes meeting place to serve others

Lanierland Civitan is meeting at the Gainesville Bowling Center to combine its dinner meetings with providing community service to a local organization.

April 20, 2014 | From staff reports | Good news




4 area students National Merit Scholarship finalists

Three Flowery Branch High School and one North Hall High School students are 2014 National Merit Scholarship finalists.

April 14, 2014 | | Good news


Flowery Branch native receives college honor

Christopher Lennox, a junior from Flowery Branch, was among 44 Reinhardt University students named to Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges for 2014.

April 14, 2014 | | Good news


Brenau awards $8,000 in scholarships to students

Three North Georgia high school students received awards for their artwork in the Young Women's State High School Art and Design Competition in February at Brenau University.

April 14, 2014 | | Good news


C.W. Davis Middle School teams win state tournament

Two teams from C.W. Davis Middle School won their divisions at the State Odyssey of the Mind Tournament on March 29 at Columbus State University.

April 14, 2014 | | Good news


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