Hall Schools announces hybrid start to school year
The Hall County School District has announced it will begin the first two weeks of the school year with a hybrid of in-person and virtual classes, beginning Aug. 24.
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Police: 2 stolen cars, multiple thefts in Gainesville apartment complex

Two people reported their cars stolen and others were missing items from their vehicles between Friday and Monday surrounding a Gainesville apartment complex, according to police.

According to the Gainesville Police’s report log, there were two cars stolen between Sunday and Monday on Canterbury Road and Coventry Court at Lake Lanier Club off Dawsonville Highway.

Five people reported someone had stolen items out of their car between Friday and Monday on Canterbury Road, Kensington Alley, Avonlea Way and Hastings Court, according to police.

Before this weekend, there was a vehicle larceny report Jan. 25 on Hastings Court.

Police did not disclose the make and model of cars stolen.

“Many times, especially when there’s a large number of vehicles parked in a specific area, they do become targets,” Sgt. Kevin Holbrook said.

Police are reminding citizens to lock their vehicles and take valuables with them.

Anyone with information is asked to call 770-534-5254.

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