Tuesday October 16th, 2018 11:03AM
Truck strikes, breaks utility pole shutting down Ga. 197 for several hours
A wreck north of Clarkesville at 4:20 p.m. Monday knocked out power for many customers in the area, and blocked Ga. 197 for several hours.
11:03AM ( 3 seconds ago )
Suspects arrested in Suwanee neighborhood murder
Three teenagers have been arrested and charged in the murder of Willian Tunchez in Suwanee earlier this month.
8:35AM ( 2 hours ago )
First Baptist congregation learns of sexual misconduct allegations against former pastor
First Baptist Church of Gainesville has released a statement regarding the recent retirement of Dr. Bill Coates, which said he voluntarily retired after learning of a sexual misconduct report made against him.
6:43AM ( 4 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN Staff
Crews continuing demolition for Lula Depot renovation project
The City of Lula is continuing the necessary preparations that will allow renovation work to begin on the city’s depot building and grounds.
6:01AM ( 5 hours ago )
The Latest: Trump hears from Georgia farmers on hurricane
President Donald Trump has heard from Georgia farmers whose crops were wiped out by Hurricane Michael
10:53PM ( 12 hours ago )
Habersham officials say no variance or license issued to apparent events center
Habersham County officials are trying to determine how to address complaints about an unlicensed events venue in the Alto area.
9:58PM ( 13 hours ago )
Medical products manufacturer to local North American HQ in Forsyth County
Gant Medical, a manufacturer of disposable medical products aimed at the medical, dental, assisted living, long-term and home care markets, is locating its North American headquarters and manufacturing facility in Forsyth County.
8:02AM ( 3 hours ago )
6 arrested after standoff, shooting in Atlanta
Six people have been arrested in Atlanta after a standoff that followed shots fired at an unmarked police car
7:49AM ( 3 hours ago )
In Florida, families seeking the missing amid storm damage
In the aftermath of Hurricane Michael, Florida Panhandle residents are struggling to locate friends and loved ones who haven't been heard from, and it's unclear how many people are missing
4:17AM ( 6 hours ago )
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Trump threatens Honduran caravan that's moved into Guatemala
Hundreds of Hondurans hoping to reach the United States bedded down for the night in a Guatemalan town after that country's authorities blinked first in attempts to halt their advance
10:32AM ( 30 minutes ago )
Literary group sues Trump, alleges free speech stifling
The PEN American Center, the literary and human rights organization, is suing President Donald Trump
10:08AM ( 54 minutes ago )
The Latest: US senator lashes out at Saudi crown prince
U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham says he believes Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman had a U.S.-based journalist "murdered" in the Saudi consulate in Turkey and has "tainted" his country as a result
10:04AM ( 58 minutes ago )
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Jacobs Media airwaves will have region-defining contests on Friday
The Jacobs Media family of stations will have three prep football matchups on Friday night that will certainly impact region championships and potential state playoff berths for several area teams...
8:04AM ( 2 hours ago )
Softball playoffs: Area teams look for Elite 8 berths
A half-dozen northeast Georgia area softball teams will open series across five different classifications on Tuesday or Wednesday looking for berths into next week's Elite 8 round in Columbus...
7:29AM ( 3 hours ago )
Uncertainty looms for several Cup Playoff contenders
As is the case at the inevitably unpredictable Talladega Superspeedway, Sunday’s 500-miler provided a surprise ending and for several season-long...
6:00AM ( 5 hours ago )
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China wants to deepen economic ties in 16 European nations
A Chinese government minister has told officials from central and eastern Europe that China wants to boost its cooperation in the region
10:38AM ( 24 minutes ago )
The Latest: Tusk says new thinking required in Brexit talks
European Council President Donald Tusk says new thinking is required to end the Brexit standoff and is likening the Irish border problem to the mythical Gordian Knot that cannot be untied.
10:32AM ( 31 minutes ago )
US employers post record number of open jobs in August
US employers post record number of open jobs in August; hiring also reaches record high
10:27AM ( 35 minutes ago )
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Pompeo meets Saudi king, prince on writer's disappearance
US top diplomat Pompeo meets Saudi king in Riyadh over disappearance, alleged slaying of Saudi writer
9:58AM ( 1 hour ago )
Prince Harry in another catch-up with war widow in Sydney
There seems to be a special bond between Prince Harry and a 98-year-old war widow who gave him a warm hug Tuesday when they met in Sydney
9:58AM ( 1 hour ago )
Pompeo meets Saudi king, prince on Khashoggi's disappearance
US top diplomat Pompeo meets Saudi king in Riyadh over disappearance, alleged slaying of Saudi writer Khashoggi
8:59AM ( 2 hours ago )
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For Wallace, Jr., Daytona was a long time ago
The good news? Darrell Wallace, Jr. finished a close second in the Daytona 500 in his first trip as a full-time driver of the No. 43 Richard Petty Motorsports Chevrolet.
By Reid Spencer-NASCAR Wire Service
6:00AM ( 3 days ago )