Thursday August 17th, 2017 4:02AM

Local/State News

Authorities: River jumping leads to a drowning in the Chattahoochee River
The man was trapped under the water in tree debris
11:09PM ( 4 hours ago )
Near drowning in Hall County
The woman was pulled from five feet of water
10:14PM ( 5 hours ago )
Eclipse solar glasses are getting scarce
If you are looking for solar eclipse viewing glasses, many retailers are running out of supply
7:26PM ( 8 hours ago )
Application to hold cross burning atop Stone Mountain denied
A request by a Ku Klux Klan group to burn a cross atop Stone Mountain has been denied
4:06PM ( 11 hours ago )
High school sports podcast debuts on AccessWDUN
For the better part of four years, AccessWDUN sports editor Morgan Lee and Katie B. Davis teamed up each week for a segment on 1240 ESPN Radio's daily sports radio show Game On with Katie B. Davis about the latest news and happenings in high school sports. The show is a thing of the past, however, the high school sports conversation continues with a new high school sports podcast, debuting Wednesday on
4:02PM ( 12 hours ago )
Undercover alcohol buy results in zero violations in Forsyth County
An undercover alcohol purchasing operation in Forsyth County resulted in zero violations, something deputies said was a first for the county since 2013.
3:58PM ( 12 hours ago )
Police: Gainesville 'gas leak' was from business, not gas lines
Gainesville officials say a reported gas leak in the Candler Highway area was not a commercial gas line leak, and that the reported odor came from a commercial business in the area.
3:09PM ( 12 hours ago )
Community pep rally to kick off fall sports in Gainesville
The sights and sounds of fall high school sports will be on display Wednesday night as Gainesville High School hosts a pep rally for the community.
2:10PM ( 13 hours ago )
Hall County man arrested for taking $10K from woman in coma
A Hall County man faces a single felony charge of theft by deception for allegedly arranging for a transfer of $10,000 into his personal bank account from the trust fund of a woman in a coma.
2:04PM ( 13 hours ago )
Demorest lifts Boil Water Advisory
​Demorest Water System customers near Mt. Airy again can consume water straight from their faucets.
1:52PM ( 14 hours ago )