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Thursday July 28th, 2016 4:20PM
Former Hall commission candidate and wife fatally shot
​Hall County authorities are investigating the shooting deaths of a former Hall County Commission candidate and his wife.
3:01PM ( 1 hour ago )
Extreme drought conditions persist in parts of Georgia
Authorities say extreme drought conditions are persisting in large parts of northwest Georgia, northeast Georgia and in metro Atlanta
12:28PM ( 3 hours ago )
Gainesville ready to begin work on "the moat," streets that make up the perimeter around the downtown square
Gainesville City Council members learned Thursday morning that the city is the recipient of a $50,000 grant that can be used to enhance green spaces on the streets that encircle Gainesville's downtown area.
12:00PM ( 4 hours ago )
Hall County Commission approves new sidewalk code
Hall County commissioners unanimously approved new sidewalk, curb and gutter requirements for subdivisions at their Thursday morning meeting.
11:17AM ( 5 hours ago )
Authorities believe Lula man intentionally crashed car into Hall jail
​A Lula man was being treated at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Thursday morning after authorities said he intentionally crashed a car into the Hall County Jail.
11:08AM ( 5 hours ago )
Seven hurt in six-vehicle wreck on Ga. 365 near Alto
The Georgia State Patrol has released information about a six-vehicle wreck that happened at 6:30 Wednesday night on Ga. 365 in Habersham County.
10:30AM ( 5 hours ago )
Army: Solider dies after falling ill during Ranger School
A 21-year-old Army officer has died after falling ill during his first day at the military's grueling Ranger School in Georgia
11:54AM ( 4 hours ago )
White County authorities look for vehicle owner involved in recent theft
The White County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public's help in identifying a the owner of a vehicle that was used in a recent theft in the county.
11:35AM ( 4 hours ago )
Overnight fire destroys Gillsville-area home
​An early morning fire destroyed a home on Holly Springs Road in Gillsville Thursday, officials said.
9:46AM ( 6 hours ago )
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Clinton backers asked to speak at Sanders rally, then booed
Bernie Sanders supporters asked fans of Hillary Clinton to explain why anyone should back her for president, then booked them at a rally on the final day of the Democratic National Convention
3:57PM ( 22 minutes ago )
French ID 2nd church attacker; police had warning about him
French officials have identified the second man who attacked a Normandy church during morning Mass
3:42PM ( 37 minutes ago )
Hundreds gather at vigil for slain Baton Rouge officers
Hundreds of people have gathered at a Baton Rouge church for a vigil honoring three law enforcement officers who were killed during a shootout with a lone gunman outside a convenience store
3:42PM ( 38 minutes ago )
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Piedmont's Carney begins trek to Rio with U.S. Olympic cycling team
It's the trip of a lifetime for most, a dream come true. But for Jame Carney it's a familiar trek...
11:45PM ( 7 hours from now )
UNG's Coulombe advances toward NCAA's Woman of the Year honor
Just one month after 517 female student-athletes were recognized as nominees for the NCAA Woman of the Year, University of North Georgia's Shannon Coulombe has been named one of the 142 women remaining for the 2016 honor.
5:03PM ( 42 minutes from now )
David McCoy doubles up with Lavonia Late Model wins
David McCoy brought a broom with him to Lavonia Speedway on Friday night. The Franklin, North Carolina speedster powered to the win in both the Limited Late Model and the FASTRAK Pro Late Model...
4:00PM ( 20 minutes ago )
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Amazon tops Street 2Q forecasts
Amazon posts 2Q profit, results top Wall Street estimates
4:12PM ( 7 minutes ago )
British PM: Immigration control must be part of EU-UK deal
British Prime Minister Theresa May has made brief stops in EU members Slovakia and Poland, stressing that her nation seeks to remain engaged with them _ and even intensify ties _ despite its plans to leave the bloc
4:05PM ( 14 minutes ago )
Energy company EDF approves divisive UK nuclear power plant
French energy company EDF has approved a major nuclear power plant project in southwest England that some _ including one board member who announced his resignation _ consider too costly
3:50PM ( 29 minutes ago )
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Art to be removed from now shuttered Old State House
State officials plan to remove tens of millions of dollars in art work from Connecticut's Old State House, which has been closed to the public amid Connecticut's budget problems
3:29PM ( 50 minutes ago )
Her turn now: Hillary Clinton makes her case for presidency
Hours of testimonials, urgent pleas and persuasion have led to this. Now it's time to hear from Hillary Clinton
3:23PM ( 56 minutes ago )
The Latest: WH: Obama's list of threats wasn't about Trump
President Barack Obama's mention of "fascists" and "homegrown demagogues" in his convention speech wasn't aimed at Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump
3:14PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Friday Night Drags heats up in Week 12 action at AMS
Week 12 action of The O’Reilly Auto Parts Friday Night Drags got underway on the pit-lane drag strip at Atlanta Motor Speedway Friday in the 16-week summer series.
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8:00AM ( 8 hours ago )