Wednesday September 19th, 2018 8:59AM

Local/State News

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 ( 4 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 ( 4 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 ( 4 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 ( 4 days ago )
Lake Knickerbocker dam repair work soon to get underway
Repair work will soon begin on the Lake Knickerbocker Dam.
6:00AM ( 4 days ago )
History-making runs turn black governor nominees into stars
The history-making gubernatorial runs by Stacey Abrams of Georgia, Andrew Gillum of Florida and Ben Jealous of Maryland are turning them into stars nationwide and at the Congressional Black Caucus annual legislative conference
10:22PM ( 4 days ago )
Georgia gov appoints new justice to state's highest court
Georgia's governor has appointed a state appeals court judge to fill a vacancy on the state's highest court
9:33PM ( 4 days ago )
Gainesville: Main St. closure delayed, closing of city's downtown parking deck still set for Sept. 24
The closure of Main Street in Gainesville, scheduled for Sept. 17 for a downtown construction project, has been delayed until Sept. 19, due to the possibility of inclement weather from Hurricane Florence.
1:49PM ( 4 days ago )
Some classes to resume at Brenau East, INK remains closed
Brenau University will partially re-open its East Campus on Monday, Sept. 17.
12:15PM ( 4 days ago )