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Saturday July 23rd, 2016 5:12PM
Power interrupted at Northeast Georgia Medical Center
Officials at Georgia Power say power was interrupted at Northeast Georgia Medical Center's Gainesville campus for nearly two hours Saturday afternoon.
4:20PM ( 52 minutes ago )
'Merciless' heat, humidity sticks to nearly all of US; north Georgia continues to swelter
Call it the United Sweats of America. A heat wave spreading across the country is leaving few places to hide, including north Georgia.
2:00PM ( 3 hours ago )
Hall County Library System begins work on strategic plan update
For the next few months, the Hall County Library System (HCLS) will be working on an update to its strategic plan, and officials have started the process with an online community survey.
12:00PM ( 5 hours ago )
Charter bus catches fire on I-85 in Buford, no injuries reported
Passengers on board a charter bus traveling down I-85 near Buford got a big scare when the bus caught on fire Friday afternoon.
10:30AM ( 6 hours ago )
LISTEN: GBI reports three-year climb in arrests related to child exploitation cases
Georgia Bureau of Investigation officials this week reported a steady increase in the number of arrests in child exploitation cases over the past three years.
9:00AM ( 8 hours ago )
Hillary Clinton chooses Va. Sen. Tim Kaine as running mate
Hillary Clinton named Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her vice presidential running mate Friday, adding a centrist former governor of a crucial battleground state to the Democratic ticket
10:07PM ( 19 hours ago )
Quinlan, Northeast Georgia History Center hosting 'Family Fun Day'
The Quinlan Visual Arts Center and Northeast Georgia History Center will host a free "Family Fun Day" next month.
3:00PM ( 2 hours ago )
Hall County ranked among top 20 on list of most affordable places in Georgia to buy a used vehicle
The automotive buyer intelligence firm Autolist.com has released its second quarter 2016 Most Affordable Areas Analysis and ranked Hall County the #20 most affordable place to buy a car in Georgia.
12:00PM ( 5 hours ago )
Lathem joins Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce staff
Mandy Lathem, a lifelong resident of the Gainesville area, has joined the staff of the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce as Vice President of Membership/Events.
9:00AM ( 8 hours ago )
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Clinton says veep pick Kaine is everything GOP ticket isn't
Hillary Clinton is calling her running mate, Tim Kaine, a can-do progressive committed to social justice and equality
4:49PM ( 22 minutes ago )
The Latest: Effort to eliminate superdelegates fails
An effort to fully eliminate superdelegates in future elections has failed at a meeting of the Democratic National Convention rules committee
4:45PM ( 26 minutes ago )
California wildfires burn near Los Angeles and Big Sur
Wildfires are burning out of control in mountains north of Los Angeles and near Big Sur on California's scenic Central Coast, posing a threat to 2,000 homes
4:40PM ( 31 minutes ago )
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Two-a-Days: New coach Cornett sees first team talent at Towns County
John Cornett knew he would one day be a head football coach -- but he did not journey to Towns County with the express intent of taking that position. Yet when the assistant coach and son of a longtime head coach was approached about taking the vacancy this offseason it was an opportunity he could not let slip...
7:04PM ( 1 hour from now )
Two-a-Days: Indians face tough task in new, rugged 8-AAAA
The Indians are one of the holdovers in Region 8-AAAA, which with the addition of Jefferson, Region 8-AAA champion Oconee County, and Region 6-AAAA champion St. Pius, may be one of the toughest in the state in any classification...
6:33PM ( 1 hour from now )
Kyle Busch powers to Brickyard 400 pole at Indianapolis
Kyle Busch took his first big step towards defending his Brickyard 400 win Saturday afternoon, as he scored the pole for Sunday’s running of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
4:06PM ( 1 hour ago )
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French leader to eye security all summer; Chunnel backs up
French President Francois Hollande will reassess security measures once a week all summer, amid fear of new violence after a deadly Bastille Day attack in Nice
2:53PM ( 2 hours ago )
Turkey seizes over 2,250 institutions in post-coup crackdown
In a new tactic against suspected coup plotters, Turkey on Saturday announced it had seized more than 2,250 social, educational, health care institutions and facilities that it claims pose a threat to national security
9:07AM ( 8 hours ago )
The Latest: Merkel vows 'everything possible' for security
Chancellor Angela Merkel says that the country's security services will "do everything possible to protect the security and freedom of all people in Germany" in the wake of two attacks in less than a week
8:56AM ( 8 hours ago )
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Kyle Busch stays hot at Indy by taking Brickyard 400 pole
Kyle Busch stays hot at Indy and will be on pole in bid to win back-to-back titles at Brickyard 400
4:37PM ( 34 minutes ago )
Baseball Hall revamps veterans' committees
Baseball's Hall of Fame has again revamped its veterans' committees attempting to increase consideration more contemporary players, manager's umpires and executives
4:05PM ( 1 hour ago )
Police: Munich suspect was obsessed with mass shootings
Police piecing together a profile of the gunman shot nine people to death at a crowded Munich shopping mall and fast-food restaurant, described him Saturday as a lone, depression-plagued killer who read books and kept newspaper files on mass killings
2:12PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Jensen Jorgensen takes Legends Semi-Pro win at AMS
The penultimate week of the 2016 season of the Thursday Thunder Legends Racing Series lit up the quarter-mile Thunder Ring at Atlanta Motor Speedway Thursday night.
By Dustin Bixby
12:00PM ( 4 days ago )