Thursday May 5th, 2016 9:54PM
No charges filed after South Hall search called off; search effort yields stolen truck in separate case
Deputies have called off their search after initially setting up a perimeter near Spout Springs Road in their pursuit of an armed suspect.
9:29PM ( 25 minutes ago )
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House Speaker Paul Ryan refuses to back Donald Trump
House Speaker Paul Ryan is refusing to support Donald Trump as the Republican nominee for president, insisting that the businessman must do more to unify the GOP
8:01PM ( 1 hour ago )
Old-time plowing demonstration set Saturday near Helen
Motorists driving south of Helen last week might have noticed some activity along the roadway at historic Hardman Farm: Dr. Scott Hancock of Nacoochee Valley Farm using a three-horse team and a chisel-plow to break up the compacted soil prior to planting of an heirloom variety of dent corn.
7:43PM ( 2 hours ago )
Cargill employees to lose jobs in business acquisition
A new business agreement will bring about job cuts for workers at the Cargill plant in Gainesville.
2:15PM ( 7 hours ago )
65th annual National Day of Prayer invokes America to ‘Wake up!’
A smattering of cold rain droplets penetrated the arboreal canopy overhead, but that would not dampen or chill the zeal of hundreds who gathered during the noon hour Thursday on the Gainesville Square to participate in the National Day of Prayer.
1:59PM ( 7 hours ago )
Lanier Tech launches Video game development program
Lanier Technical College launched its new game development program Wednesday with the help of Rep. Doug Collins (R-GA) and the Entertainment Software Association (ESA).
12:17PM ( 9 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
Georgia pastor charged with stealing $250,000 from church
The former pastor of a historic church in Savannah, Georgia, has been indicted on charges that he stole more than $250,000 in tithes and offerings from church members over the course of a decade
4:21PM ( 5 hours ago )
Woman walking on railroad tracks killed by train in Athens
Police in Athens say a woman is dead after being struck by a train.
1:01PM ( 8 hours ago )
Company says up to 95 layoffs planned at Augusta paper plant
A paper company that makes newsprint in Augusta says it plans to reduce its capacity by nearly half, resulting in layoffs for as many as 95 employees
12:04PM ( 9 hours ago )
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Insurer says child told Paterno in '76 Sandusky molested him
A judge says insurers in litigation with Penn State claim a boy told coach Joe Paterno in 1976 that he had been molested by Jerry Sandusky
9:20PM ( 33 minutes ago )
Canada evacuating 8,000 wildfire evacuees by air
Canadian officials began evacuating 8,000 people from work camps north of devastated Fort McMurray by air on Thursday and hoped to move thousands more via a highway convoy Friday
9:06PM ( 47 minutes ago )
Los Angeles man guilty in 10 'Grim Sleeper' serial killings
A former Los Angeles trash collector has been convicted of 10 "Grim Sleeper" serial killings that spanned two decades and targeted vulnerable young black women in the inner city
8:39PM ( 1 hour ago )
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UPDATE: Baseball playoffs: Jax Co. moves on; North Hall, Dawson Co. fall in Game 3s
Buford, Gainesville and Union County are marching on to the state quarterfinals after sweeping series on Wednesday. Jackson County joined them after winning its Game 3 but North Hall and Dawson County fell in their deciding Game 3s Thursday.
11:56PM ( 2 hours from now )
Baseball: No. 1 Locust Grove rallies past North Hall in Game 3
A disastrous seventh inning undid a tremendous six-inning effort by Drew Atha as North Hall fell 7-3 to No. 1 Locust Grove Thursday in Game 3 of their best-of-three Class AAAA second round series.
10:52PM ( 57 minutes from now )
Baseball: Panthers rout Appling Co. to move into AAA quarterfinals
Jackson County pounded out 12 hits en route to a 14-1, five inning win over Appling County Thursday in Game 3 of both teams Class AAA second round playoff series.
10:00PM ( 5 minutes from now )
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The Latest: Clinton warns Hispanic voters about Trump
Hillary Clinton says Donald Trump wants to create a "deportation force to round up millions of people," warning a largely Hispanic audience at East Los Angeles College about the presumptive Republican nominee
8:57PM ( 57 minutes ago )
3 nations move against alleged big money launderer in Panama
Authorities of U.S, two other nations move against a prominent Panama business family and dismantle an empire of banking, real estate and retail businesses that Washington says were part of a top worldwide money-launderer for drug traffickers
8:28PM ( 1 hour ago )
Obama challenges Americans to give back to vets, families
President Obama is challenging Americans to continue to help military members and families making the transition to civilian life
8:28PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Russian orchestra plays in Palmyra ruins as strikes kill 28
A renowned Russian conductor leads a triumphant concert in the ruins of the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra, once terrorized by the Islamic State group, even as an airstrike on a refugee camp kills at least 28 people, including many children
7:07PM ( 2 hours ago )
Trump's Cinco de Mayo post draws ire from some Latinos
Donald Trump's social media post marking Cinco de Mayo immediately went viral, spawning criticism from some Latino groups who found it offensive and pandering
6:58PM ( 2 hours ago )
Arsenio Hall sues Sinead O'Connor for libel over Prince post
Arsenio Hall is suing Sinead O'Connor over a Facebook post in which the singer accused him of furnishing Prince with illegal drugs
6:45PM ( 3 hours ago )
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Today's Survey Question
If the presidential election was today, who do you think would win between the following two candidates?
Donald Trump
Hillary Clinton
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Jason Hiett scores Southern All Star win at Talladega
Jason Hiett scored his first career Southern All Stars Dirt Racing Series victory Saturday night at Talladega Short Track in Eastaboga, Ala. Hiett dominated from the drop of the green flag to score the $4,000 win.
By Series PR
12:00PM ( 9 hours ago )