Friday August 17th, 2018 8:16PM
Gainesville: Streets around square will be closed Saturday morning for demonstration at 'Old Joe'
All streets surrounding the downtown square in Gainesville will be closed to vehicular traffic Saturday morning because of a demonstration planned at the Confederate monument in the center of the square.
7:10PM ( 1 hour ago )
Metro toll lanes about to get more expensive
The agency expects the average toll on the lanes to be $5.50 to $6.50.
6:17PM ( 1 hour ago )
Father-daughter duo arrested for selling marijuana, MDMA in Forsyth County
A father-daughter duo from Forsyth County face multiple drug charges, including intent to distribute, according to the Forsyth County Sheriff's Office.
3:15PM ( 4 hours ago )
By Rebecca Hubbard, B.J. Williams
Suwanee looks to expand, or replace, municipal court building
While it remains in the early stages, Suwanee City Council is taking a look at a few options for expanding, or moving, its municipal court building.
11:31AM ( 8 hours ago )
Flowery Branch applies for grant to build downtown trail network
The city of Flowery Branch has voted to apply for a Georgia Department of Transportation grant that would help pay for a pedestrian trail network in the city's old town area.
11:00AM ( 9 hours ago )
Second suspect convicted, sentenced in April 2017 Gainesville murder
A Gainesville man has been convicted in an April 2017 murder, and he has been sentenced to life in prison.
10:32AM ( 9 hours ago )
Eye Clinic Owner in Northeast Georgia to be sentenced on Medicare/Medicaid Fraud Charges
An owner of an eye clinic in Northeast Georgia is to be sentenced in U.S. District Court in Gainesville Wednesday, Aug. 22, following her conviction earlier this year on Medicare and Medicaid fraud charges.
5:52PM ( 2 hours ago )
Funeral services Saturday for former Winder mayor
Funeral services will be held Saturday, Aug. 18 for former Winder Mayor Buddy Ouzts, who died this week at the age of 82.
2:55PM ( 5 hours ago )
Feds give Georgia $110M for crime victim assistance
The top federal prosecutors in Georgia say victim assistance programs across the state are receiving more than $110 million to help crime victims
2:33PM ( 5 hours ago )
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Judge told to consider protections for Montana grayling fish
A federal appeals court says the U.S. wildlife officials did not consider all environmental factors when it decided against designating a Montana fish as a threatened or endangered species
7:54PM ( 17 minutes ago )
Stinky 'corpse flower' in full bloom in California
Visitors are flocking to the Huntington Library in Southern California to get a whiff of the so-called corpse flower, known for the rotten stench it releases when it blooms
7:29PM ( 42 minutes ago )
Getting personal: US, Turkish leaders feud over arrest
Feud over detained American pastor in Turkey overshadows deeper problems in U.S.-Turkish relationship, as well as fate of other detainees
6:58PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Larson prevails in closely contested Bristol qualifying
Kyle Larson, a close second to Kyle Busch in the 2018 spring race at Bristol Motor Speedway, took the first step toward avenging that loss – and a handful of others...
7:46PM ( 25 minutes ago )
NASCAR moves Saturday night start at Bristol up 1 hour
NASCAR has moved the start of Saturday night's race at Bristol Motor Speedway up one hour because of threats of rain.
6:59PM ( 1 hour ago )
(VIDEO) Game of the Week: Cherokee Bluff excited to show its worth in first ever kickoff
A three-time region title winner with plenty of state playoff experience under his belt, Tommy Jones knows his way around a high school football program...
7:45AM ( 12 hours ago )
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Turkish lira resumes fall after Trump sanctions threat
The Turkish currency is down again, breaking a three-day quiet spell in the country's currency crisis, after the United States threatened to impose new sanctions.
6:54PM ( 1 hour ago )
The Latest: Moody's cuts Turkey's credit rating further
Ratings agency Moody's has downgraded Turkey's credit rating deeper into "junk" status and slapped a "negative" rating on its outlook.
6:43PM ( 1 hour ago )
Peru, Ecuador tighten requirements for Venezuela migrants
Two South American nations are stiffening entry requirements for the flood of Venezuelans fleeing their nation's economic and humanitarian crisis, a move that could make their plight even more arduous
6:24PM ( 1 hour ago )
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AP source: It's not just audio, Manigault Newman has video
Omarosa Manigault Newman's stash of documentation is said to include video, emails, text message and other material
5:37PM ( 2 hours ago )
Miss America: Leadership bullied, manipulated, silenced me
The reigning Miss America says she has been bullied, manipulated and silenced by the pageant's current leadership including chairwoman Gretchen Carlson
5:32PM ( 2 hours ago )
FBI seeks help to find stolen art depicting Old West
FBI seeks help in rounding up more than a half-million dollars' worth of stolen art
4:40PM ( 3 hours ago )
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After finishing third at MIS, Kyle Busch looks to Bristol
Kyle Busch didn’t have the speed to run with race winner Kevin Harvick in Sunday’s Consumers Energy 400 at Michigan International Speedway. The good news is that...
By Reid Spencer-NASCAR Wire Service
6:00AM ( 4 days ago )