Wednesday November 25th, 2015 1:21PM
Man faces charges in Hall subdivision home invasion
A 20-year-old Gainesville man faces charges in an early September home invasion in Hall County.
12:12PM ( 1 hour ago )
Police probe killing after man found dead inside Lawrenceville home
Police are investigating the killing of a man whose body was found inside a home in the Lawrenceville area outside Atlanta.
12:05PM ( 1 hour ago )
By Associated Press
US sales of new homes rise 10.7 percent in October, propelled by buying in Northeast
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sales of new homes recovered in October after suffering a steep drop in September, returning to this year's trend of an improving market for real estate developers and builders.The C...
11:06AM ( 2 hours ago )
Overnight fire damages home
An early morning fire damaged a double wide mobile home Wednesday, according to Hall County Fire Services officials.
8:39AM ( 4 hours ago )
To grandmother's house: Thanksgiving getaway begins with gas prices low, terrorism fears high
LOS ANGELES (AP) — That other Thanksgiving tradition — congested highways and jammed airports — is getting underway with gas prices low and terrorism fears high.An estimated 46.9 million Americans are...
7:31AM ( 5 hours ago )
Appalachian Parkway in Cleveland now open
An official grand opening and road-naming ceremony was held Tuesday afternoon for the State Route 11/US 129 North Appalachian Parkway in Cleveland, previously known as the Cleveland Bypass.
9:45PM ( 15 hours ago )
By Dean Dyer
Obama: No credible intelligence indicating threat to the United States during holidays
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama said there is currently no "specific and credible" intelligence indicating a terrorist plot on the United States, as he sought to reassure anxious Americans fo...
12:41PM ( 39 minutes ago )
UN says 2015 already a record hot year
WASHINGTON (AP) — Because of man-made global warming and a strong El Nino, Earth's wild weather this year is bursting the annual heat record, the World Meteorological Organization announced on Wednesd...
12:27PM ( 54 minutes ago )
Braselton takes input for new park along SR 124
Residents in Braselton are being asked to give their input on a new 71-acre park along State Route 124.
11:37AM ( 1 hour ago )
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As border controls return across Europe, questions arise of costs to business
LONDON (AP) — Queues, bottlenecks and security checks — their return in Europe could have a sizeable economic impact if they become entrenched in the wake of the attacks in Paris and the unprecedented...
1:04PM ( 17 minutes ago )
News Guide: More protests set after video release of Chicago teen's shooting death by officer
CHICAGO (AP) — Protest groups were set to return to the streets of Chicago on Wednesday, one day after the city released a squad-car video showing a white police officer fatally shoot a black teenager...
12:44PM ( 37 minutes ago )
The Latest: A week after storm, 5,000 expected to lack power in Washington for Thanksgiving
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The latest on the deadly windstorm that swept across the Pacific Northwest (all times local):9:45 a.m.About 5,000 households in and around Spokane, Washington, are expected to be...
12:43PM ( 37 minutes ago )
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Wolves proving early skeptics wrong
It’s hard to imagine a Buford team having to play with a chip on its shoulder. But if ever there has been a collective group of Wolves that felt the need, the 2015 squad is it.
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(VIDEO) Dawson County seniors leading, enjoying Tigers' march through history
At the start of the season, Dawson County football players knew their team had plenty of potential -- but this has them pinching themselves a little bit.
9:39PM ( 15 hours ago )
Five games, five state title hopes go on the line Friday
Three area football teams are playing for history, while two more are looking to reclaim their spots in the state semifinals on Friday, as the quarterfinal round of the GHSA playoffs gets underway.
9:30PM ( 15 hours ago )
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Marshall brothers add turkey to Georgia-Ga Tech rivalry
The Georgia-Georgia Tech rivalry this year will feature a Thanksgiving feast that brings opposing players to the same dinner table.
10:52AM ( 2 hours ago )
Boys basketball: Discovery knocks off White County for Turkey Shootout title
Discovery won the boys Turkey Shootout Tournament at Chestatee High Tuesday with a 71-61 victory over White County in the finals.
12:16AM ( 13 hours ago )
Boys basketball: Lions take out Vikings for Piedmont Classic crown
The Lakeview Academy boys basketball team knocked off East Hall 87-69 on Tuesday to claim the Piedmont College Hardwood Classic title in Demorest.
12:07AM ( 13 hours ago )
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US stocks make small gains; former divisions of HP move in different directions after split
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are ticking upward in afternoon trading, making small gains for the second day in a row ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday in the U.S.DRIFTING HIGHER: The Dow Jones industrial av...
12:49PM ( 31 minutes ago )
Thanksgiving travelers hit the road with gas prices low, pack airports despite terrorism fears
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Low gas prices were driving more people to hit the road to reach their Thanksgiving celebrations, and airports were bustling Wednesday as travelers flying to meet family and friends...
12:24PM ( 57 minutes ago )
Ukraine stops buying natural gas from Russia, closes its airspace to Russian planes
MOSCOW (AP) — Tensions between Russia and Ukraine escalated Wednesday as Ukraine decided to stop buying Russian natural gas — hoping to rely on supplies from other countries — and closed its airspace...
11:41AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Music Review: Dweezil Zappa's 'Via Zammata' reflects father Frank's influence, own style, too
Dweezil Zappa, "Via Zammata" (Fantom Records)Dweezil Zappa's new album is top-heavy with the influence of father Frank and bottom-loaded with harmony-drenched pop songs.Dweezil has been performing Fra...
12:47PM ( 33 minutes ago )
Veteran soap actor David Canary of 'All My Children' dies at age 77
WILTON, Conn. (AP) — Longtime soap opera actor David Canary, best known for his role as twin brothers on "All My Children" has died at age 77.Canary died of natural causes on Nov. 16 at his home at Th...
12:47PM ( 34 minutes ago )
With a stellar cast onboard, NBC's 'The Wiz Live!' will ease on down that yellow brick road
NEW YORK (AP) — Soon, a determined girl named Dorothy will ease on down that road in NBC's "The Wiz Live!"Hers is an odyssey that began in 1900 with the publication of L. Frank Baum's "The Wonderful W...
12:34PM ( 46 minutes ago )
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Setzer claims PASS Hickory win, Fogleman takes title
Brandon Setzer took the lead from Mike Hopkins for the final time with 60 laps to go and held on for a popular hometown win Saturday afternoon in the PASS South Super Late Model season finale at Hickory Motor Speedway.
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8:00AM ( 5 hours ago )
Hall Co. tag renewals will be handled differently in December
Hall County residents ready to renew their tags this December will not recieve the standard renewal notice from the Department of Revenue (DOR).
2:10PM ( 1 day ago )