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Tuesday August 21st, 2018 1:16PM
Brenau University's Schrader announces retirement
After nearly 15 years at the helm, Brenau University President Ed L. Schrader has announced his retirement.
12:01PM ( 1 hour ago )
By AccessWDUN Staff
DEVELOPING STORY: Body discovered in Walmart parking lot in Winder
An investigation is underway in Barrow County where a body was discovered in a Walmart parking lot Monday night.
9:17AM ( 3 hours ago )
UPDATE: Search for missing man closes trails in Tallulah Gorge State Park
Tallulah Gorge State Park officials have announced that all trails inside the park will be closed today, Aug. 21, as searchers from across the region continue their efforts to locate a Toombs County man who was reported missing to Tallulah Falls Police Department on Thursday, Aug. 16.
8:59AM ( 4 hours ago )
Neighbors turn out to oppose planned Ace Hardware store on Dawsonville Highway
A proposed Ace Hardware store on Dawsonville Highway has cleared a hurdle, but not without some changes to the developer's original plan.
7:31AM ( 5 hours ago )
UPDATED STORY: Police: Child injured in wreck outside Buford school
A boy was injured Monday morning in a wreck outside of Ivy Creek Elementary School in Buford, police said.
12:34AM ( 12 hours ago )
Habersham County officials begin discussions about building a new jail
Boarding of inmates at jails across North Georgia is costing Habersham County taxpayers hundreds of thousands of dollars a year.
11:38PM ( 13 hours ago )
Dawson County Emergency Services rescue driver from overturned cement truck
Dawson County Emergency Services rescued a driver Monday after his cement truck overturned on Rimrock Road in Pickens County.
10:39AM ( 2 hours ago )
Confederate statue on UNC campus toppled by protesters
The controversial "Silent Sam" statue on the campus of the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill has been toppled by protesters
10:25AM ( 2 hours ago )
Hall Commission to vote on 2019 road resurfacing projects
The Hall County Commission will vote Thursday on whether or not to fund the repaving of just under 20 miles of roadways across the county in 2019.
10:15AM ( 2 hours ago )
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Police find body believed to be Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts
Investigators believe they have found the body of Mollie Tibbetts, a University of Iowa student who has been missing for more than a month
1:02PM ( 8 minutes ago )
Argento denies sexual assault, says Bourdain made payment
Italian actress and filmmaker Asia Argento says she never had a sexual relationship with the young actor whom she paid $380,000 after he accused her of sexual assault
12:59PM ( 11 minutes ago )
EPA moves to dramatically cut regulation of coal power
Trump administration releases a plan to give states broad authority to determine how to restrict carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gas emissions
12:57PM ( 12 minutes ago )
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Football: Three key games on air this week, as northeast Georgia teams continue early season
The opening week of the high school football season brought us some eye-opening results -- so the second week of the season (known as "Week 1") certainly bears watching.
10:32AM ( 2 hours ago )
IndyCar driver Wickens has rods, screws placed into spine
IndyCar driver Robert Wickens had titanium rods and screws placed in his spine to stabilize a fracture associated with a spinal cord injury suffered in a crash at Pocono Raceway
9:46AM ( 3 hours ago )
Roderick makes it seven straight PLM victories at 5 Flags
The superlatives for Casey Roderick are countless. Every bouquet the short track world tosses at the Lawrenceville, Georgia Late Model hotshoe is blooming and well-deserving.
6:00AM ( 7 hours ago )
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UK, EU give glimmer of Brexit optimism amid no-deal warnings
British and European Union negotiators say they are cautiously optimistic about reaching a deal to prevent a disorderly U.K. exit from the bloc, saying talks would be intensified and take place "continuously" over the next few crucial months
12:45PM ( 29 minutes ago )
Atlanta leaders seek more details on Amazon-sized project
As Amazon.com prepares to select its site for a second headquarters, Atlanta leaders want to know more about plans for a colossal development project downtown
12:24PM ( 50 minutes ago )
'Crazy Rich Asians' hoopla elicits mixed feelings in Asia
Hoopla over 'Crazy Rich Asians' to premiere in Singapore as critics debate its take on city's uber rich
12:14PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Jon Stewart helps aid goats found on New York subway tracks
Jon Stewart has made a home for two goats found roaming along the subway tracks in New York City
12:05PM ( 1 hour ago )
Asia Argento denies sexual relationship with accuser
The Italian actress and filmmaker Asia Argento says she never had a sexual relationship with the young actor whom she paid $380,000 after he accused her of sexual assault
11:49AM ( 1 hour ago )
Smoltz calls for changes in baseball in the analytics era
Hall of Fame pitcher John Smoltz says baseball needs to make some changes _ and quick _ to make the game more watchable
11:19AM ( 1 hour ago )
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PODCAST: Hard Left Turn with Brandon Reed and Pete McCole (8-20-18)
It was an exciting night of short track racing on Saturday night, as the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series did battle on the high banks at Bristol Motor Speedway.
By AccessWDUN Staff
10:03PM ( 15 hours ago )