Wednesday September 19th, 2018 1:13AM

Local/State News

Judge won't force Georgia to use paper ballots for midterms
The case is being watched closely because Georgia is not the only state that uses the machines.
2:00AM ( 23 hours ago )
Habersham leaders say they can’t afford new joint public safety HQ right now
Habersham County leaders say they would like to partner with Demorest on a joint public safety complex, but the timing isn't right financially for the county.
11:34PM ( 1 day ago )
US slashes number of refugees to 30,000 for next year
The Trump administration is cutting the number of refugees allowed into the United States next year to 30,000
10:48PM ( 1 day ago )
AUDIO: Gainesville School Superintendent ready for whatever comes the board's way
Gainesville School Superintendent Dr. Jeremy Williams says he is ready to face the challenge of educating the students of a rapidly growing urban population.
8:52PM ( 1 day ago )
Georgia State Parks' officials prepped and ready for fall's arrival this weekend
Fall doesn't make its official arrival until Saturday, but officials with Georgia State Parks say people have been making leaf-looking plans for months.
5:30PM ( 1 day ago )
Coca-Cola 'closely watching' cannabis in wellness drinks
The Coca-Cola Company says that it's "closely watching" the growth of the use of a non-psychoactive element of cannabis in wellness drinks
4:22PM ( 1 day ago )
Forsyth county student faces charges for school threat
A Lambert high school student faces charges for making threats against the school Monday morning.
4:15PM ( 1 day ago )
Banks County Public Safety accepting storm relief items through Thursday
Banks County area residents seeking to help victims of Hurricane Florence can team up with Banks County Public Safety this week to send needed items to one affected city.
4:03PM ( 1 day ago )
The Latest: Trump says 'little delay' possible on Kavanaugh
President Donald Trump says "a little delay" may be needed on an upcoming Senate Judiciary Committee vote on the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh
3:41PM ( 1 day ago )
Habersham sheriff honors deputies’ lifesaving attempts
In a small ceremony in Clarkesville Monday morning, Habersham County Sheriff Joey Terrell honored four deputies for their attempts to save the life of a Cornelia man involved in a wreck on Ga. 365 on Sept. 9.
2:30PM ( 1 day ago )