Wednesday December 13th, 2017 5:44PM
Former Atlanta Falcons great Tommy Nobis dies at 74
Tommy Nobis, the first player ever drafted by Atlanta in 1966 and a hard-hitting linebacker who went on to spent his entire 11-year career with the Falcons, has died after an extended illness at age 74
2:33PM ( 3 hours ago )
Hall DFCS remodel, expansion clears planning board
The Gainesville Planning and Appeals Board Tuesday recommended approval of a zoning amendment for an expansion of the Hall County Division of Family and Children Services' office on McEver Road.
12:44PM ( 5 hours ago )
Watchdog group petitions Deal to strike Bearden from Superior Court judge list
An elections watchdog group called Voter GA has delivered a letter to Gov. Nathan Deal, asking him to cross Dawson County Magistrate Court Judge Clint Bearden's name off the short list for a new Superior Court judgeship in Northeast Georgia.
12:00PM ( 5 hours ago )
Dec. road contracts include roundabout, resurfacing in northeast Georgia
​State transportation officials awarded contracts for a roundabout project in Dawson County and resurfacing work in three north Georgia counties this month.
10:44AM ( 7 hours ago )
Hall County Commissioners okay 233-lot subdivision but with questions about dual-county homes
Final approval was given by the Hall County Commission to develop “Trinity Falls”, a 233-lot subdivision along Friendship Road in the southern portion of the county near Braselton.
10:00AM ( 7 hours ago )
Deputies investigate report of armed robbery at Dawson County store
​Deputies and detectives responded to the report of an armed robbery Tuesday evening at a convenience store west of Ga. 400 in Dawson County.
7:10AM ( 10 hours ago )
Driver of passenger vehicle injured after striking Hall County school bus
A passenger vehicle crashed into the back of a Hall County school bus Wednesday afternoon, injuring the driver of the car.
5:29PM ( 15 minutes ago )
Residency hall ready for 2019 program at Northeast Georgia Medical Center
New doctors planning to spend their residency at Northeast Georgia Medical Center will now have a place to practise, study and even sleep while working at the hospital.
3:46PM ( 1 hour ago )
Gasoline prices lift US consumer inflation 0.4 percent
Rising gasoline prices lift US consumer inflation 0.4 percent in November
8:51AM ( 8 hours ago )
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GOP's not all that sad; party grapples with Alabama fallout
Republicans grapple with political fallout after Alabama stunner; fear grows about 2018 midterms
5:32PM ( 11 minutes ago )
GOP says it's got a deal on taxes; cuts coming for next year
GOP leaders forged agreement tax overhaul, paving the way to slash taxes for businesses and give most people tax cuts starting next year
5:27PM ( 16 minutes ago )
Atlantic City casino to train minority youths as workers
Young, minority residents who have long felt excluded from the benefits of Atlantic City's casinos are being trained as construction workers for the gambling town's newest resort.
5:24PM ( 20 minutes ago )
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Cain, area standouts help Reinhardt football in pursuit of national title
While some of the area's top prep football players will gun for state glory on Friday in the GHSA championships, a number of northeast Georgia's recent high school stars will shoot for national honors on Saturday.
2:07PM ( 3 hours ago )
Atlanta United looks to strengthen attack further, inks league star Nagbe
Atlanta United today announced it has acquired Darlington Nabge and Gbenga Arokoyo from Portland Timbers in exchange for $650,000 in General Allocation Money (GAM) in 2018, $100,000 in GAM in 2019, $300,000 in Targeted Allocation Money (TAM) and a 2018 international roster spot.
1:37PM ( 4 hours ago )
'Mr. Falcon' Tommy Nobis passes away
The Atlanta Falcons announced today the passing of Tommy Nobis, Jr. Nobis passed away at home with his wife at his side, after an extended illness.
1:12PM ( 4 hours ago )
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Microsoft updates Bing search to highlight reputable results
Microsoft updates Bing search to highlight reputable results, summarize opposing sides on contentious questions
5:36PM ( 8 minutes ago )
Republican higher education bill clears first hurdle
Republican higher education bill that eliminates key student loan subsidies and boosts for-profit colleges passes first major hurdle in House
5:17PM ( 27 minutes ago )
US stocks indexes close mostly higher after Fed rate hike
The major U.S. stock indexes finished mostly higher Wednesday, with small companies notching big gains as lawmakers in the House and Senate reached a deal on a sweeping tax reform package
5:02PM ( 42 minutes ago )
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Biden consoles daughter of ailing Arizona Sen. John McCain
Former Vice President Joe Biden sought to console the daughter of ailing Sen. John McCain after she began crying while discussing her father's battle with brain cancer on ABC's "The View."
5:23PM ( 21 minutes ago )
Former "Apprentice" figure Omarosa leaving White House staff
The White House says Omarosa Manigault Newman _ one of President Donald Trump's most prominent African-American supporters _ plans to leave the administration next month
5:18PM ( 26 minutes ago )
Rock Hall 2018 class: Nina Simone, Bon Jovi, the Moody Blues
Iconic singer Nina Simone and New Jersey rockers Bon Jovi lead the 2018 class of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees, which includes four first-time nominees
5:10PM ( 34 minutes ago )
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NASCAR K&N Pro West to hit Las Vegas dirt in 2018
The NASCAR K&N Pro Series schedule annually features a wide mix of venues – from historic bullrings and half-mile short tracks to fast speedways and technical road-courses – designed to provide a platform...
6:00AM ( 11 hours ago )