Wednesday September 19th, 2018 1:14AM

Local/State News

Oakwood city council approves rezoning, annexation for subdivision on Atlanta Highway
No one spoke for or against the rezoning and annexation request of a planned residential development at the Oakwood City Council meeting this week.
2:00PM ( 3 days ago )
General Motors recalls some pickups and SUVs over brakes
General Motors is recalling about 41,000 pickup trucks and police sports utility vehicles because of loose brake pedals
1:47PM ( 3 days ago )
Four arrested in connected to overnight business burglaries in Alpharetta, South Forsyth
Four men believed to have burglarized several businesses in Alpharetta and south Forsyth County were taken in to custody late Saturday morning.
1:02PM ( 3 days ago )
Brenau, Piedmont, University of North Georgia: U.S. News and World Report rankings
Brenau University, Piedmont College and the University of North Georgia each showed up this week on U.S. News and World Reports Best College List.
10:00AM ( 3 days ago )
Florence, a wet and unwanted visitor, besieges Carolinas
Nearly nonstop rain, surging seas and howling winds from Florence already have proven deadly, and the threat is days away from ending as floodwaters rise
8:17AM ( 3 days ago )
Habersham County asks for third party verification of voter assignment
Results of a third-party voter assignment audit in Habersham County should be known prior to the distribution of any absentee ballots for the General Election.
8:15AM ( 3 days ago )
Week 4: Weather, area teams light up the sky on big night for prep football
The weather played havoc with a few contests around northeast Georgia on Friday night, but the area's teams also put up some fireworks of their own during Week 4 of the high school football season.
7:44AM ( 3 days ago )
U.S. Forest service closes recreation sites ahead of rainy weather from Florence
The Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests has closed several low-lying recreation sites in the predicted path of Hurricane Florence
7:07AM ( 3 days ago )
National Weather Service to conduct Storm Spotter training in Dahlonega
The National Weather Service's Peachtree City Office has scheduled a series of Storm Spotter training sessions across Georgia, including one in Dahlonega.
6:00AM ( 3 days ago )
Lake Knickerbocker dam repair work soon to get underway
Repair work will soon begin on the Lake Knickerbocker Dam.
6:00AM ( 3 days ago )