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Monday June 18th, 2018 2:02AM

Local/State News

Teen killed in Jefferson wreck
The State Patrol is investigating a one-car accident in Jefferson Friday night that killed a 15-year-old boy.
8:59AM ( 15 years ago )
Census: More than 120,000 Georgians missed in 2000 count
Nearly 120,000 Georgians were missed in the census two years ago, including 19,000 Hispanics, according to estimates released reluctantly Friday by the Census Bureau.
8:58AM ( 15 years ago )
New questions about the future of Amtrak
The head of Amtrak says its crunch time again for the national rail passenger system which serves Gainesville.
8:47AM ( 15 years ago )
Driver's license debate comes to Gainesville
A public hearing on Georgia House Bill 851 to remove immigration status as a condition for getting a driver permit in Georgia convened Friday morning in the Georgia Mountains Center.
8:47AM ( 15 years ago )
Nursing home worker charged with abuse denied bond
Shelton Lee, the man accused of sexual abuse at a Forsyth County nursing home, appeared at a bond hearing Friday.
8:46AM ( 15 years ago )
House fire in Hall County
The Hall County fire department responded to the report of a blaze at a house on Patterson Drive about 6:30 Friday evening.
8:38PM ( 15 years ago )
SEC Fanfare draws some from northeast Georgia
Northeast Georgians are among those who are in Atlanta Friday for the Southeastern Conference's Fanfare.
7:16PM ( 15 years ago )
Veteran named new Forest Supervisor for area forests
Kathleen Atkinson, Deputy Forest Supervisor for the National Forests in Florida, has been named Forest Supervisor for the Chattahoochee and Oconee National Forests, headquartered in Gainesville.
5:08PM ( 15 years ago )
GB&T acquires Villa Rica bank
The Board of Directors of GB&T Bancshares recently completed the merger to acquire HomeTown Bank of Villa Rica.
4:44PM ( 15 years ago )
Troopers release name of Jackson County wreck victim
State Troopers Friday afternoon released the name of the Florida truck driver critically injured in a Jackson County traffic accident.
3:29PM ( 15 years ago )