Saturday September 22nd, 2018 4:16AM
Week 5: Big wins open region play for a number of area's prep football teams
There were few close finishes, but there were still plenty of intriguing final scores in Week 5 of the high school football season around northeast Georgia on Friday.
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GOP to Kavanaugh accuser: Reach deal or panel votes Monday
The Senate Judiciary Committee chairman says his panel will vote on Brett Kavanaugh's nomination Monday unless his accuser abandons conditions she's seeking
8:56PM ( 7 hours ago )
One person critically injured in Academy Street accident in Gainesville
Two people were injured, one of them critically, in a rollover accident on Academy Street in Gainesville Friday afternoon.
6:07PM ( 10 hours ago )
UPDATE: Officials reopen Ga. 365 in Baldwin after nearly 10-hour closure
The Georgia State Patrol reports the driver of a tractor-trailer that overturned on Ga. 365 early Friday said he swerved to miss an animal then another vehicle immediately before the crash.
6:01PM ( 10 hours ago )
Sugar Hill woman killed in Dawson County crash
A woman from Sugar Hill was killed Friday morning when she ran a red light on Georgia 400 at Highway 53.
4:19PM ( 11 hours ago )
Woman hit by train in Gainesville identified
A woman believed to be part of the local homeless community has been identified as the victim of an accident on a Gainesville train track.
12:19PM ( 15 hours ago )
Former Gainesville resident reflects on 'riding out' Hurricane Florence
Former Gainesville resident Bucky Springle, who rode out Hurricane Florence in Morehead City, N.C., says it was 'awful' as the storm made landfall a week ago and moved inland.
6:00PM ( 10 hours ago )
Biden to hit Georgia campaign trail for Abrams for governor
Former Vice President Joe Biden is set to hit the Georgia campaign trail next week, making an appearance with Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams
5:09PM ( 11 hours ago )
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Small North Carolina town latest to feel Florence's fury
A North Carolina town where a levee breached is among the latest to feel the punch of Hurricane Florence
3:58AM ( 14 minutes ago )
Iranian news agency: 8 Guard members killed in attack
Semi-official Tasnim news agency says at least eight members of Iran's elite Revolutionary Guard have been killed in the Ahvaz military parade attack
3:55AM ( 17 minutes ago )
First black female White House reporter gets Newseum statue
First black woman to be accredited to cover the White House now has a statue in the Newseum
3:34AM ( 39 minutes ago )
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(VIDEO) Falcons hold off Gainesville rally for 1st win at City Park in 11 years
There were moments Friday that both Flowery Branch coach Ben Hall and Gainesville coach Heath Webb could smile about. There also were moments when both probably felt like they were watching a preseason scrimmage...
11:58PM ( 4 hours ago )
(VIDEO) Buford battles only to fall behind late in 48-24 defeat at Archer
For two-and-a-half quarters Buford football took everything Archer could throw its way -- and fired right back...
11:56PM ( 4 hours ago )
Braves move to brink of division title, beat Phillies 6-5
The Baby Braves are all grown up. It's almost time to celebrate.
11:55PM ( 4 hours ago )
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Hong Kong opens high-speed rail link with mainland China
Hong Kong has opened a new high-speed rail link to inland China that will vastly decrease travel times but which also raises concerns about Beijing's creeping influence over the semi-autonomous Chinese region
1:15AM ( 2 hours ago )
NC river swirls with gray muck near flooded coal ash dump
Duke Energy says dam breached at plant in North Carolina; coal ash may be flowing into Cape Fear River
12:08AM ( 4 hours ago )
Ford Motor told to pay Thai customers for transmission woes
Ford Motor ordered to compensate Thai customers for faulty transmissions
12:02AM ( 4 hours ago )
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Alaska man tied to girl's death pleads not guilty
An Alaska man linked to a 10-year-old girl's death through her cellphone pleaded not guilty Friday to lying to federal authorities investigating the case
12:39AM ( 3 hours ago )
Guatemalan gets 16 years in crash that killed Colts player
A man from Guatemala living illegally in the U.S. has been sentenced to 16 years in prison for a drunken-driving crash that killed Indianapolis Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson and his Uber driver
5:58PM ( 10 hours ago )
In Milan, colors pop at Versace, MSGM, Etro
Colors pop at MSGM and Etro, while Marras stitches a tale at Milan Fashion Week
5:21PM ( 10 hours ago )
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The latest line of smart phones and tablets often includes security measures like finger scanners or facial recognition. What do you make of these features?
I like them as an added layer of security.
I don't like them at all; they feel too intrusive.
I can see the pros and cons to both sides.
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Michael Page drives to SNBS victory at North Georgia
Michael Page raced to his second career Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals Bonus Series victory on Saturday night at North Georgia Speedway in Chatsworth, Georgia.
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6:00AM ( 2 days ago )