Wednesday November 22nd, 2017 4:53PM

Local/State News

Medicare 'Part B' premiums to rise next year for many
Many Medicare beneficiaries will pay higher monthly premiums next year for outpatient coverage
6:08PM ( 4 days ago )
Lawyers: Former Atlanta fire chief fired for religious views
Attorneys for a fired Atlanta fire chief are arguing that their client was let go for his religious beliefs, but lawyers for the city dispute that
5:44PM ( 4 days ago )
Collins urges Corps of Engineers to expedite review of Hart State Park proposal
Ninth District Congressman Doug Collins sent a letter to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Friday urging it to expedite its review of the proposal regarding Hart State Park.
2:40PM ( 5 days ago )
UPDATE: Victim of Buford homicide identified
A 43-year-old man is dead, shot on his Buford-area front porch late Thursday night, in what police are calling a homicide.
11:50AM ( 5 days ago )
Jobless rates fell in 11 US states, hit record lows in 2
Unemployment rates fell in 11 US states in September, hit record lows in Idaho, Tennessee
11:04AM ( 5 days ago )
Trump criticizes Franken, silent on Moore
President Donald Trump moved quickly Thursday to condemn sexual harrassment accusations against Minnesota Democratic Sen. Al Franken as "really bad," but he has remained conspicuously silent on the more serious claims leveled against Roy Moore, the Republican in Alabama's special Senate race.
9:26AM ( 5 days ago )
First readings approved for Flowery Branch to annex SKF
A major south Hall County manufacturing plant is now one step closer to being part of the city of Flowery Branch.
7:50AM ( 5 days ago )
Queen City Parkway crash victim dies
‚ÄčGainesville Police have confirmed that the woman who was critically injured in a multi-vehicle crash on Queen City Parkway Monday morning has died.
7:26AM ( 5 days ago )
New $1.6B Atlanta stadium rises; now old one to be destroyed
Atlanta's new $1.6B stadium rises, despite delays; now the old Dome will be destroyed
3:34AM ( 5 days ago )
Man sentenced to 32 years for robberies in Forsyth, Gwinnett, other counties
An Atlanta man convicted of robbing Walmart stores and gas stations in several counties in Georgia, including in Gwinnett and Forsyth, in 2015 has been sentenced to 32 years in prison.
1:00AM ( 5 days ago )