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Tuesday April 25th, 2017 10:05PM
After "long process," final plans for Martin Road presented to community
After over a year of meetings, forming committees and planning, officials may finally have found the plan to minimize the impact of the upcoming I-985 exit on the residential Martin Road corridor.
9:15PM ( 50 minutes ago )
GOP drops US-Mexico wall demands as spending talks advance
Congressional negotiators are inching toward a potential agreement on a catchall spending bill that would deny President Donald Trump's request for immediate funding to construct a wall along the Mexico border
8:03PM ( 2 hours ago )
Dale Earnhardt, Jr. set to retire on his own terms
Dale Earnhardt, Jr. – one of NASCAR’s most recognizable and most popular drivers, announced Tuesday that he will retire from the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series following the end of the current 2017 season.
7:18PM ( 2 hours ago )
By Pete McCole
Georgia trucker ordered to trial in wife's death in hotel lot
A Georgia trucker accused of striking and killing his wife with his truck in the parking lot of an eastern Pennsylvania hotel has been ordered to stand trial on homicide and aggravated assault charges.
1:38PM ( 8 hours ago )
By Associated Press
Smoke from heating/air system results in brief evacuation of Martin elementary
Students, faculty and staff of Martin Elementary School in Flowery Branch have returned to class after a brief evacuation Tuesday morning.
10:29AM ( 11 hours ago )
Republican Hill announces intent to run for Governor
Georgia U.S. Senator Hunter Hill announced Tuesday he plans to run for Governor.
9:36AM ( 12 hours ago )
Fire damages Gainesville home, no injuries reported
A fire did approximately $5,000 worth of damage to a Gainesville home Tuesday afternoon, and officials said no injuries have been reported.
3:55PM ( 6 hours ago )
Georgia Council of the Blind conference coming to Gainesville this weekend
The Ramada Inn Lanier Center in Gainesville will host the 2017 Georgia Council of the Blind Convention and Conference this weekend.
2:02PM ( 8 hours ago )
Cost cuts at Coca-Cola go deeper, including jobs
Coca-Cola's sales declined in the first quarter as it restructured its business
12:39PM ( 9 hours ago )
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Lawsuit filed against Fox alleges racial discrimination
Eleven former and current employees of Fox News Channel have filed a lawsuit accusing the network of allowing racial discrimination, saying they repeatedly complained about an executive's racist behavior but no action was taken
9:44PM ( 20 minutes ago )
US sets up missile defense in S. Korea as North shows power
South Korea says key parts of a contentious U.S. missile defense system have been installed a day after rival North Korea showed off its military power
9:27PM ( 37 minutes ago )
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(VIDEO) Girls soccer: Lady Lions roll into 2nd round behind Rochester, Wagner
Both the Lakeview Academy and Mt. Vernon girls soccer teams came into their Class A Private opening round playoff game Tuesday flashing some serious offensive firepower...
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Girls tennis: North Hall storms back into quarters for third time in four seasons
The North Hall girls tennis program has developed quite a pedigree over the past four seasons. In fact, the Lady Trojans entered Tuesday's Class AAA playoff match with Cook in hopes of clinching their third state quarterfinal bid over that period.
7:37PM ( 2 hours ago )
Truett men's golf places 4th at AAC Championships
The Truett McConnell men's golf team moved up one spot in the AAC Championship to fourth place after a 297 final round score Tuesday...
6:55PM ( 3 hours ago )
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The Latest: Trump, Trudeau talk about trade disputes
The White House says President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau had "a very amicable call" Tuesday evening, hours after Trump claimed Canada had "outsmarted" the U.S. for a long time
9:07PM ( 57 minutes ago )
MLB: Multiple groups have submitted bids to buy Marlins
Multiple groups have submitted bids to buy the Miami Marlins, and none has yet been accepted, baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said
9:00PM ( 1 hour ago )
LEADING OFF: Pedroia set to return, Bundy emerging for O's
LEADING OFF: Pedroia set to return for Boston, Bundy emerging as young ace for O's, bids coming in to buy Marlins, Mets come back from timely day off
8:55PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Aretha blasts Dionne Warwick but she declines to fire back
Aretha Franklin is accusing fellow legend Dionne Warwick of a lie, 5 years after the alleged offense
7:15PM ( 2 hours ago )
Madonna expresses her displeasure about planned biopic
Madonna isn't giving her blessing to a planned biopic about her life, writing on Instagram that she is the only one qualified to tell her story
7:14PM ( 2 hours ago )
Los Angeles' piano-playing mayor declares 'La La Land' day
The Los Angeles area is paying tribute to the hit musical "La La Land" with a variety of celebrations, including an acrobatic performance on the side of LA's City Hall and the rebranding of a popular pier
6:45PM ( 3 hours ago )
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NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr. to retire at end of season
Dale Earnhardt Jr. will retire from NASCAR at the end of the season in November
3:32PM ( 6 hours ago )
Senate confirms Sonny Perdue as agriculture secretary
The Senate on Monday confirmed former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue to be agriculture secretary in President Donald Trump's administration as the farming industry looks to Washington for help amid a downturn in the market.
By The Associated Press
8:55PM ( 1 day ago )