Thursday September 20th, 2018 8:15PM

Local/State News

Study says Hispanic immigrants move up economic ladder as well as Europeans over time
The children and grandchildren of Hispanic immigrants move up the economic and educational ladder in the United States as quickly as generations of European immigrants did, a new study says.
6:56PM ( 15 years ago )
Suspicious package causes evacuation of Dacula neighborhood
A Dacula subdivision had to be evacuated Thursday afternoon as authorities examined a suspicious package.
6:51PM ( 15 years ago )
Flood watches for northeast Georgia expire
While forecasters were predicting rain to continue through Thursday night, they've changed their tune, and the flood watches are off for northeast Georgia.
4:39PM ( 15 years ago )
Re-creating Gainesville's urban park
Gainesville celebrated the re-creation of part of Rock Creek Greenway Wednesday in a ribbon cutting and dedication ceremony.
3:27PM ( 15 years ago )
No tax hike in new city school budget
The Gainesville school board Wednesday tentatively adopted an almost $40.3 million budget for the next fiscal year.
3:27PM ( 15 years ago )
Death sentence upheld for `Railroad Killer'
The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals Wednesday put a confessed rail-riding serial killer, whose victims included an elderly Barrow County woman, one step closer to getting his wish that he be executed as soon as possible.
3:27PM ( 15 years ago )
North Georgia roads under water after heavy rains
Heavy rains have flooded roads in several northwest Georgia counties and a flash flood watch was posted Thursday for most of the state due to the wet weather that has hit the state recently.
10:22AM ( 15 years ago )
Lanier ready for Memorial Day weekend
The recent wet weather won't cause any problems at Lake Lanier over the Memorial Day weekend.
9:57AM ( 15 years ago )
Deal sues judge
Hall County Superior Court Judge C. Andrew Fuller is being sued by Hall County District Attorney Jason Deal.
9:55AM ( 15 years ago )
Getting set to 'welcome the world' to Lanier again
Activity is picking up at the Olympic Rowing Venue on Lake Lanier with less than four months left before the 33rd International Canoe Federation Flatwater Racing World Championships.
9:55AM ( 15 years ago )