Sunday June 25th, 2017 8:07PM
AAA: Independence Day travelers to set new record
AAA forecasts more Americans will travel this Independence Day than ever before with 44.2 million (1.3 million Georgians) taking to the nation’s roads, skies, rails and waterways.
7:02PM ( 1 hour ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
Developer wants to add restaurants, retail to booming New Holland corridor
More development is planned for the Jesse Jewell Parkway corridor in New Holland, according to the July 11 agenda for the Gainesville Planning and Appeals Board.
1:30PM ( 6 hours ago )
School officials plan update on new Enota building
The Gainesville City School System will host a community informational meeting next month on the Enota school project.
12:00PM ( 8 hours ago )
Democracy with no choices: Many candidates run unopposed
When voters cast ballots for state representatives last fall, millions of Americans - many of them in Georgia - essentially had no choice: In 42 percent of all such elections, candidates faced no major party opponents.
10:30AM ( 9 hours ago )
By The Associated Press
Georgia DNR to host firearms training events at Alto gun range
The Department of Natural Resources will be hosting two training classes this summer at the Wilson Shoals Wildlife Management Area Shooting Range to introduce the public to firearms.
7:19AM ( 12 hours ago )
Hall County officials: County's government pharmacy sets quarterly savings record
The Hall County Government Family Health Center pharmacy saved users and taxpayers nearly half a million dollars during the first quarter of 2017, representing the largest amount of savings during a three-month period since the pharmacy opened two years ago.
6:00AM ( 14 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
Poll: Younger Republicans more liberal on immigration
The American Values Atlas survey finds young Republicans hold significantly more liberal views on immigration than their older counterparts. That reflects a difference consistent with white Americans regardless of political affiliation.
7:30PM ( 37 minutes ago )
Habersham County canning plant opens Monday
The Habersham County Canning Plant will be opening for the season on Monday at 901 Fairview Road in Demorest.
3:00PM ( 5 hours ago )
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UK: All samples from high-rise towers fail fire safety tests
The list of high-rise apartment towers in Britain that have failed fire safety tests grew to 60, officials said Sunday, revealing the mounting challenge the government faces in the aftermath of London's Grenfell Tower fire tragedy
7:14PM ( 52 minutes ago )
Man catches teen falling from park ride: 'It's OK to let go'
Officials: Crowd catches teenage girl falling from gondola ride at upstate New York amusement park; no serious injuries reported
7:04PM ( 1 hour ago )
Over 150 dead as overturned fuel truck explodes in Pakistan
At least 153 people are dead in Pakistan after an overturned fuel truck exploded while villagers were rushing to gather oil leaking from the wreck
7:03PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Moon, Morrison pace Georgia IronDawgs
In baseball and boxing, it’s usually about the heavy hitters. In powerlifting, it’s about the heavy lifters, and the heavyweights took center stage Sunday on day two of the American Powerlifting Committee (APC) National championships at the Iron Beast Gym...
7:56PM ( 11 minutes ago )
G-Braves rally then fall in 11 innings
In a game that started as a slugfest and ended as a bullpen battle, the Norfolk Tides got the late run to defeat the Gwinnett Braves 9-8 in 11 innings on Sunday afternoon in the finale of the three-game series at Coolray Field. ..
7:53PM ( 14 minutes ago )
Harvick sweeps Sonoma weekend with NASCAR Cup win
Kevin Harvick won Saturday afternoon’s NASCAR K&N Pro Series West event at Sonoma Raceway. That was like taking candy from babies. But Harvick mixed it up with the big boys in Sunday’s Toyota/Save Mart 350, and the outcome was the same.
7:41PM ( 26 minutes ago )
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Trump: Not 'that far off' from passing health overhaul
Trump says he doesn't think congressional Republicans are "that far off" on passing a health overhaul to replace "the dead carcass of Obamacare"
6:59PM ( 1 hour ago )
The Latest: Cornyn: Delay won't help health care bill
No. 2 GOP senator says delaying next week's vote won't make health care passage easier
4:44PM ( 3 hours ago )
The Latest: Cornyn: Delay won't health care passage easier
No. 2 GOP senator says delaying next week's vote won't make health care passage easier
4:02PM ( 4 hours ago )
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Gay pride parades sound a note of resistance _ and face some
Tens of thousands of people waving rainbow flags are lining the streets for gay pride parades in coast-to-coast events. Some celebrations this year are taking political tones in reaction to what some see as new threats to gay rights in the Trump era.
6:49PM ( 1 hour ago )
The Latest: Parade revelers feel need to stand up for rights
Thousands of revelers wrapped in rainbow flags and wearing rainbow tutus and boas marched in San Francisco to celebrate diversity but also to protest prejudice and exclusion
6:16PM ( 1 hour ago )
Scott Dixon spoils Penske party to win at Road America
Scott Dixon won the IndyCar race on Sunday at Road America to spoil the Team Penske party on the rural road course
6:00PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Today's Survey Question
What do you think of Senate Republicans' long-awaited healthcare bill?
It looks good to me.
I like some of it, other parts I don't.
It's terrible, the Affordable Care Act should remain.
I don't know enough about the latest bill to comment.
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Gus Simpson scores Limited Late Model win at Hartwell
Gus Simpson held off one of the strongest Northeast Georgia Late Model drivers this season – Jimmy Johnson – to score the Limited Late Model feature victory Saturday night at Georgia’s Hartwell Speedway.
12:00PM ( 3 days ago )