GAINESVILLE - According to the Hall County Sheriff's Office, a Hall County jailer resigned his position last month after his traffic arrest in Banks County. <br />
In a release Friday, Hall County authorities said William Cochran resigned his position on September 15. He announced his resignation after telling supervisors of his arrest by the Georgia State Patrol, according to the sheriff's office.<br />
Hall County authorities said they've learned he was later convicted of weaving on the roadway.
Hall County officials believe healthy county employees will be of greater service to the county. With that in mind, they have created a health-based fitness initiative to provide free fitness training for county workers.
As we honor our fallen service men and women, Commander of the Hall County Sheriff's Office Honor Guard, Jonathan Jackson, takes a moment to talk of the importance of Memorial Day and discuss what message we should take away as we remember our fallen heroes.
Junior pitcher Courtney Poole struck out four while giving up just two hits to lead the University of North Georgia softball team to a 5-0 win against Dixie State and the program's first national title.