Sunday May 1st, 2016 9:54AM
Metro Atlanta developer announces plans for 508-acre mixed use community in the Braselton area
A metro Atlanta developer has announced plans to build a mixed-use community in the Braselton area that would encompass more than 500 acres on the Hall-Jackson County line.
7:30AM ( 2 hours ago )
Three arrested on meth-related charges following Lumpkin County investigation
3 people were arrested in Lumpkin County last Friday on several drug-related charges.
8:21PM ( 13 hours ago )
PHOTO GALLERY: Gainesville's Spring Chicken Festival
The annual Spring Chicken Festival was held in downtown Gainesville Saturday.
6:29PM ( 15 hours ago )
Gwinnett Police offer reward for location of rape suspect
Gwinnett County Police are offering a reward of up to $2,000 in exchange for information to help locate a man they believe sexually assaulted a mentally handicapped woman in Duluth earlier this month.
3:20PM ( 18 hours ago )
Gainesville City Council to consider $15,000 grant for new bullet proof vests
​Gainesville city council will consider a $15,000 grant application to cover 50 percent of the cost of new bullet proof vests for the Gainesville Police Department.
12:05PM ( 21 hours ago )
Deal considers measures as Tuesday deadline looms
Several bills that have spurred debate across the state still await the signature of Gov. Nathan Deal, and it is not clear how he will move on the measures.
10:32AM ( 23 hours ago )
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Lanier Tech to celebrate 50th anniversary next month
Lanier Technical College will celebrate its 50th anniversary June 9.
9:00AM ( 54 minutes ago )
PHOTO GALLERY: Local Y hosts event promoting healthy kids and families
The Georgia Mountains YMCA participated in the 25th annual YMCA Healthy Kids Day Saturday with a number of activities at Laurel Park.
3:00AM ( 6 hours ago )
Hall County to test severe weather warning system Wednesday
Hall County plans an audible test of the county's severe weather warning system Tuesday morning around 10:00.
9:00PM ( 12 hours ago )
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Thousands march in Moscow's Red Square for May Day rally
Tens of thousands marched across Red Square on a sunny Sunday morning in a pro-Kremlin workers' rally
9:30AM ( 23 minutes ago )
CSX train derails in Washington, DC; possible hazardous leak
Officials say a CSX freight train has derailed in Washington, D.C., sending several cars off the tracks and spilling hazardous material
9:00AM ( 53 minutes ago )
Labour Party denies anti-Semitism in its ranks as vote nears
Senior Labour Party figures are fighting back against charges there is anti-Semitism in the party's ranks ahead of Thursday's vote for a new mayor of London
8:56AM ( 57 minutes ago )
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Dillon’s short-term stint in Stewart’s car has long-term implications
Tony Stewart’s doctors would prefer he races as little as possible in Sunday’s GEICO 500 at Talladega Superspeedway, where the prospect of being swept up in a major multi-car accident is omnipresent.
8:00AM ( 1 hour ago )
Falcons add more defensive help with Minnesota LB Campbell
For the second straight year, defense was the early priority in the NFL draft for coach Dan Quinn and the Atlanta Falcons.
10:56PM ( 10 hours ago )
Elliott Sadler ends drought with wild win at Talladega
On his 41st birthday, Elliott Sadler got an unexpected present.
10:04PM ( 11 hours ago )
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Union workers take to the streets in May Day rallies
Trade unions and other groups are staging rallies around the world to mark International Workers Day
5:17AM ( 4 hours ago )
As chemical weapons stockpiles shrink, OPCW eyes new threats
AP Interview: With 92 percent of the world's declared chemical weapons destroyed, the watchdog overseeing the elimination of poison gas and nerve agents is looking at how to counter emerging threats while still dealing with unfinished business in Syria
3:40AM ( 6 hours ago )
Venezuela hikes minimum wage 30 percent amid economic crunch
Venezuela's president is ordering a 30 percent increase in the minimum wage, the latest move by the socialist government to grapple with high inflation and economic stagnation
12:01AM ( 9 hours ago )
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Cover star: Duchess Kate poses for British edition of Vogue
The British edition of Vogue will mark its 100th anniversary with a rare portrait of Kate Middleton looking relaxed in the countryside
7:43AM ( 2 hours ago )
Kate's new photos of Princess Charlotte mark 1st birthday
Kensington Palace officials have released new photos of Princess Charlotte ahead of her first birthday
6:52AM ( 3 hours ago )
Nadal looks to keep momentum at Madrid Masters
Rafael Nadal arrives at the Madrid Masters with a chance to erase doubts about his form going into Roland Garros
4:32AM ( 5 hours ago )
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Today's Survey Question
With the Pentagon rescinding gender restrictions on military service, should Congress require women to register for the draft?
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Arnold nabs NeSmith WRS victory at LA 36 Speedway
Week 5 action in the 2016 NeSmith Chevrolet Weekly Racing Series saw both Tootie Arnold of Meadeville, Miss. and Robbie Starnes of Baytown, Tex. pick up 50-point wins and close in on point leader Shannon Lee of Lumberton, Miss.
By Roby Helm
2:00PM ( 1 day ago )