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Lula remembers on Memorial Day
With prayer, song and inspired speech, the City of Lula, its citizens and veterans joined the nation in remembering the nation's war dead this Memorial Day.
3:08PM ( 11 minutes ago )
University of North Georgia softball team wins national championship
Junior pitcher Courtney Poole struck out four while giving up just two hits to lead the University of North Georgia softball team to a 5-0 win against Dixie State and the program's first national title.
2:51PM ( 28 minutes ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
One person killed, another injured in Cornelia traffic accident
The Georgia State Patrol has released new details in a wreck that killed one person and injured another Monday morning in Habersham County.
2:40PM ( 39 minutes ago )
VIDEO: Gainesville Memorial Day parade draws hundreds
Civilians and service members came together and lined Green Street in Gainesville Monday morning for the annual Memorial Day Parade.
12:15PM ( 3 hours ago )
Plan for bullet train from Chattanooga to Atlanta likely stopped in its tracks
Chattanooga is looking into the possibility of building light commuter rail throughout the city, but a long-running plan to connect the Tennessee city to Atlanta with a bullet train is likely stopped in its tracks.
8:07AM ( 7 hours ago )
By Associated Press
School funding question top task for Deal's education panel
A panel appointed by Gov. Nathan Deal to review the way Georgia funds education heads into a key meeting this week.
6:16AM ( 9 hours ago )
By Associated Press
WATCH: UNG Softball competes. in program's first D-II softball NC
The University of North Georgia softball team is on its way to play for its first-ever NCAA Division II National Championship.
11:38AM ( 3 hours ago )
Journalism students aim to dispel myths about veterans
DETROIT (AP) — Wishing living U.S. military veterans a "Happy Memorial Day" might be well-intentioned but misses the mark on an occasion meant for remembering those who lost their lives.That and other...
8:59AM ( 6 hours ago )
Suwanee officials to vote on two financial matters
The Suwanee City Council is set to consider two financial matters at its meeting this week.
7:41AM ( 7 hours ago )
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Obama pays tribute to fallen service members at Arlington
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — President Barack Obama on Monday saluted Americans who died in battle, saying the country must "never stop trying to fully repay them" for their sacrifices. He noted it was the f...
2:45PM ( 34 minutes ago )
Questions raised over slaying by retired guard in NYC subway
NEW YORK (AP) — At the height of the evening rush in Brooklyn, Gilbert Drogheo took a subway ride that he didn't survive.Drogheo, a 32-year-old electrician's apprentice and father of a 5-year-old daug...
2:33PM ( 45 minutes ago )
The Latest: Death toll from Mexico twister climbs to 13
1:30 p.m.The death toll from the tornado in the Mexican border city of Ciudad Acuna has risen to 13.Coahuila state spokeswoman Rosario Cano says the number of dead rose with the discovery of more bodi...
2:33PM ( 45 minutes ago )
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Big Red championship vets hope Gainesville can get back to promised land this week
Wayne Vickery coached his way to five state championships with Gainesville baseball -- and the outgoing Gainesville High athletic director sees similarities between one of those title winners and the 2015 squad.
3:00PM ( 19 minutes ago )
Hawks cry foul over Horford's ejection from Game 3
CLEVELAND (AP) — Al Horford threw an elbow at Matthew Dellavedova during the game.He saved a few more shots for Cleveland's scrappy guard afterward.Horford was assessed a Flagrant 2 foul and tossed fr...
1:51AM ( 13 hours ago )
Fuel mileage gamble gives Edwards Charlotte victory
Carl Edwards rolled the dice and came up a winner as he stretched out his fuel just enough to cover the 600-mile distance to snap a 31-race winless streak and collect his first victory of the season in Sunday night’s Coca Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
12:51AM ( 14 hours ago )
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Latest in food-track tech: Swipe a code, meet your fisherman
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — After eyeing a piece of haddock on the supermarket counter, a customer scans a code and finds out the fish was caught in the waters of Georges Bank and learns the name of the fi...
3:00PM ( 18 minutes ago )
In Rhode Island, residents gush about paid family leave
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — As President Barack Obama pushes for a federal law to get paid leave to care for a new baby or an ailing relative, residents of one of the three states that already provide it...
2:32PM ( 46 minutes ago )
Protester leaves Shell ship after hanging on since Friday
BELLINGHAM, Washington (AP) — A woman who has been hanging off the anchor chain of an Arctic oil-drilling support ship since Friday night has ended her protest north of Seattle.The Coast Guard says st...
2:15PM ( 1 hour ago )
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'Tomorrowland' takes top spot at box office on slow weekend
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The future doesn't look so bright for "Tomorrowland."Disney's expensive fantasy adventure essentially had Memorial Day weekend to itself, and still only pulled in a modest $41.7 mil...
2:00PM ( 1 hour ago )
Nigerian senator-elect to fight US extradition, drug charges
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's federal high court Monday ordered drug agents to release a newly elected senator and suspend its extradition proceedings on 20-year-old drug charges related to the TV h...
1:21PM ( 1 hour ago )
Faith No More marks return with 1st album in 18 years, tour
NEW YORK (AP) — Faith No More bassist Bill Gould likes to think of the band's new record as an aging actress."Sure, her body's getting a little older, but she's not afraid to show it; she's still sexy...
1:09PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Looking back at David Letterman's career
An interactive timeline about the life and career of talk show host David Letterman, who taped his last "Late Show" on Wednesday
By The Associated Press
4:16PM ( 4 days ago )
Video: Hamlin, Kahne score All-Star wins at Charlotte
Denny Hamlin was the brightest star on the track during Saturday night's Sprint All-Star race.
4:11PM ( 4 days ago )
VIDEO: Gainesville Memorial Day parade draws hundreds
Civilians and service members came together and lined Green Street in Gainesville Monday morning for the annual Memorial Day Parade.
12:15PM ( 3 hours ago )
UNG plans to occupy top floor of Cumming City Hall
Due to program and enrollment growth at its Cumming Campus, the University of North Georgia plans to lease the top floor of the Cumming City Hall for its Master of Business Administration and continuing education and professional development programs, that according to Associate Vice President of University Relations Kate Maine.
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6:16PM ( 3 days ago )