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Hall returning to in-person school on hybrid schedule Jan. 19
Hall County Schools will return to an in-person hybrid schedule beginning Tuesday, Jan. 19, after the school system reported stabilizing COVID-19 numbers and “significantly” decreased student cases, Superintendent Will Schofield announced Thursday morning.
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Hall County native Andrew Furey meets Georgia governor on Disability Day
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Gov. Nathan Deal, left, greets Hall County native Andrew Furey, right, during a Disability Day event Feb. 20 at the state capital. Furey, an East Hall High School graduate and Georgia Tech student, spoke at the 16th annual event marking the 15th anniversary of the Olmstead decision. The Supreme Court ruling paved the way for people with disabilities to leave institutions and enter the community to live fuller lives. Furey was diagnosed with muscular dystrophy at age 3 and recounted his story at the event. Disability Day brought together some 2,000 Georgians, sponsored by the Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities.
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