Thursday January 17th, 2019 6:20PM

Local/State News

Former DDS employee charged with stealing licenses, child molestation
When Oakwood police and Hall County deputies went to serve an arrest warrant for child molestation at a residence on Skyview Lane, they found the suspect they were searching for, but they also found something else that linked the man to additional crimes.
5:20PM ( 1 hour ago )
Stocks climb on report US may pare back tariffs on China
US stocks finish with solid gains as investors hope the US might cut back its tariffs on imports from China
4:47PM ( 1 hour ago )
Georgia's Kemp unveils Medicaid waiver in State of State
"My fellow Georgians, it's time to build'' - that was newly inaugurated Republican Gov. Brian Kemp's message in his first State of the State speech Thursday in Atlanta.
4:40PM ( 1 hour ago )
Owner commits to clearing collapsing Buford gas station
The owner of a delapidated Buford gas station commits to clean up the mess after being cited three times by the city code enforcement office.
4:00PM ( 2 hours ago )
Buford man faces charges for threatening to kill his wife
A Buford man who works as a police officer faces felony charges of terroristic threats and actions against his wife.
3:30PM ( 2 hours ago )
CDC sees possible link between opioids and birth defect
Health officials see possible link between prescription opioids and a horrific birth defect
1:24PM ( 4 hours ago )
Gainesville to lease small piece of state property at Lake Lanier Olympic Park
With a vote on Tuesday night, Gainesville City Council will lease a small piece of property from the State of Georgia to provide for additional parking at Lake Lanier Olympic Park.
1:05PM ( 5 hours ago )
Pelosi says Trump 'silent' on postponing State of the Union
Pelosi says Trump 'silent' on postponing State of the Union
12:33PM ( 5 hours ago )
Gainesville's Spring Chicken Festival moving to a new location: Longwood Park
Gainesville's Spring Chicken Festival will have a new home when it returns in April: Longwood Park.
11:03AM ( 7 hours ago )
The Latest: More furloughed workers seek unemployment aid
The number of furloughed federal employees seeking unemployment benefits jumped in the first two weeks of the partial government shutdown and topped 10,000 during the week of Jan. 5
10:56AM ( 7 hours ago )