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Riverside Military Academy congratulates Errol Bisso, class of 1961, on his selection as the RMA Distinguished Alumnus 2011. Bisso was honored with this award during Riverside's Homecoming 2011 festivities on Oct. 1.

October 31, 2011 | | Good news


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22 new child advocates from the Court Appointed Special Advocate Program who were sworn in Oct. 11 by Judge Cliff Jolliff. CASA ensures that abused children entering the court have a right to a safe and permanent home.

October 30, 2011 | | Good news


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Gainesville resident Heather Nicole Smith is the recipient of a Student Professional Association of Georgia Educators Undergraduate Scholarship, awarded each year through the Professional Association of Georgia Educators Foundation.

October 23, 2011 | | Good news


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Gainesville Police Maj. Gerald Couch recently completed the Chief Executive Training Class for newly appointed police chiefs and heads of law enforcement agencies, according to a new release.

October 23, 2011 | | Good news


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Army National Guard Spec. Amber N. Criswell has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla.

October 23, 2011 | | Good news


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The following high school students have been named semifinalists for the 2012 National Merit Scholarship Program. These academically talented high school seniors have the opportunity to continue competing for National Merit Scholarships that will be offered in the spring of 2012.

October 17, 2011 | | Good news


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The Carriage Automotive Group (Nissan, KIA and Mitsubishi Motors) made a donation to North Gwinnett Kiwanis Club (Buford) for the golf tournament.

October 16, 2011 | | Good news


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Ava Goble earned dean's list honors for the 2010-11 academic year at New York University.

October 10, 2011 | | Good news


School news, Oct. 3

Kenneth Alvarez has been selected to receive the Jim Andrews Family Foundation Scholarship awarded by the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences for the 2011-12 academic year.

October 03, 2011 | From staff reports | Good news


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The following students were named the president's list at Georgia Southern University for summer 2011. To be eligible, students must have a 4.0 grade-point average and carry a minimum of 12 hours for the semester.

September 26, 2011 | | Good news


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Peachtree Plantation Senior Community celebrated National Assisted Living Week by converting their community into a luxury cruise ship. National Assisted Living Week was proclaimed by the Oakwood City Council for the week of Sept. 12-18.

September 25, 2011 | | Good news


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Blackshear Place Baptist Church recently opened the doors on the newest addition to the church in South Hall. The new space is called "The Venue," and Blackshear Place Director of Communications Stephen Odum said "it reminds us of all the reasons this building will exist."

September 18, 2011 | | Good news


School news, Sept. 12

The following students earned the distinction of faculty honors for summer semester 2011 at the Georgia Institute of Technology: Juan Llanes of Flowery Branch and Cecilia Pantoja of Gainesville.

September 12, 2011 | From staff reports | Good news


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Hall County High School 4-H'ers started their new year with a learning program about mutual funds. Curtis Collins from Collins and Associates Securities and Advisory Services in Oakwood was guest speaker.

September 11, 2011 | | Good news


School News, Sept. 5

The following students have been named the dean's list at the University of Georgia for the summer semester:

September 05, 2011 | From staff reports | Good news


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Oakwood native serves aboard aircraft carrier

A 2012 West Hall High School graduate and Oakwood native is serving on the U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush, one of the world's largest warships.

March 03, 2015 | | Good news


Board recognizes thespians’ triumph

Two Gainesville High School students were recognized by Gainesville City Schools Superintendent Wanda Creel and the Board of Education for their accomplishments on Feb. 5-7 at the Georgia Thespian Conference in Columbus.

March 03, 2015 | Times staff reports | Good news


Gainesville Newcomers Club hosts senior Valentine’s Day luncheon

The Gainesville Newcomers Club was the host of a Senior Citizen Valentine's Day luncheon Feb. 12 at the Senior Life Center in Gainesville. Volunteers and some of their spouses served a hot lunch and ice cream sundaes to approximately 93 Hall County seniors. During the luncheon, Newcomers Club volunteers entertained their guests with games and prizes.

February 23, 2015 | | Good news


Roa graduates from basic combat training

Army Spc. Thomas W. Roa has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Benning. During the nine-week training period, he received instruction in drill and ceremony, weapons, rifle marksmanship and bayonet training, chemical warfare, field training and tactical exercises, armed and unarmed combat, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, and Army history, traditions and core values. Roa is the son of Mark T. Roa of Gainesville. He is a 2007 graduate of West Hall High School. He earned a bachelor's degree in 2011 from the University of Georgia.

February 17, 2015 | | Good news


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