Sunday September 23rd, 2018 6:27AM

Local/State News

Sugar Hill's E-Center to be completed by mid-October, officials say; open house planned
If everything stays on schedule, Sugar Hill's new E-Center, a 30,000 square-foot restaurant, retail and office space, should be completed by mid-October, local officials say.
6:00AM ( 27 minutes ago )
Gainesville: Downtown parking deck closing Monday for two months
The city's downtown parking deck will close Monday as planned, according to a spokeswoman for the City of Gainesville.
6:00AM ( 27 minutes ago )
Ceremony to honor local Vietnam veterans
Vietnam veterans from Banks and the surrounding counties will have an opportunity to take part in a public recognition of their military service at a certificate and lapel pin presentation ceremony in Banks County next month.
10:00PM ( 8 hours ago )
Grand opening of new Lanier Tech campus to include concert
The grand opening next month of the new Lanier Technical College campus north of Gainesville will feature a concert by Academy of Country Music Award Winner Mark Wills.
6:00PM ( 12 hours ago )
City of Suwanee 2016 Annual Report wins national award
The City of Suwanee's 2016 Annual Report has received a national award from the City-County Communications & Marketing Association.
2:00PM ( 16 hours ago )
UNG professor explains how Supreme Court nomination impacts Constitution
Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination has been a hot topic in recent weeks as a sexual assault allegation comes to the surface. The situation reached a pivotal point this week with the possibility of the alleged victim testifying under certain conditions.
2:00PM ( 16 hours ago )
UNG plans open house on all five campuses for prospective students
The University of North Georgia is hosting open house on all five of its campuses between now and November 3.
10:00AM ( 20 hours ago )
Unemployment insurance claims in Georgia reach 20-year low; Gainesville numbers down nearly 39 percent
The number of first-time claims for unemployment insurance in Georgia reached a 20-year low last month and the numbers for Gainesville are down nearly 39 percent.
10:00AM ( 20 hours ago )
Florence sweeps away motel and family's hard work, savings
Hurricane Florence washed away half the rooms at the Starlite Motel in Spring Lake, ripping away the livelihood of a family that bought it in recent months
8:30AM ( 21 hours ago )