clear
Saturday May 23rd, 2015 9:31AM

Friends of the Hall County Library fund raiser set for late April

By Staff
GAINESVILLE - Friends of the Hall County Library will soon be holding its annual murder mystery dinner theater, a fund raiser for the group.<br /> <br /> Advance tickets are now available and volunteers are still needed to help with the event.<br /> <br /> "Murder on the Strip" will be performed the weekend of April 25-26. <br /> <br /> The plot centers around the death of Wally "Magic Fingers" Literace, who is found dead in his office in Las Vegas.<br /> <br /> Suspects will be played by Friends of the Library members, library staff, and local celebrities including baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Phil Niekro and Flowery Branch Mayor Mike Miller. <br /> <br /> Two performances will be offered, one on Friday, April 25 and one on Saturday, April 26. Each will take place from 6:00-9:30 at the Spout Springs Library. A Las Vegas inspired dinner will be served. Attendees may BYOB. Tickets are $40 each and must be purchased in advance. The event will also feature a silent auction. <br /> <br /> To purchase your tickets or receive more information, call 770-532-3311 x134 or email lmackinney@hallcountylibrary.org. Seating is limited.<br /> <br /> Would-be volunteers should contact Virginia Hale at halev@earthlink.net.
© Copyright 2015 AccessNorthGa.com
All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without permission.
Grass fire impacts rush hour traffic on 985
Rush hour traffic on I-985 was slowed by a grass fire Wednesay afternoon with one lane closed while firefighters fought the blaze.
10:19PM ( 4 months ago )
Judge denies motions to move, delay Tsarnaev trial
Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev asked a federal appeals court Wednesday to overturn a judge's decision to not move his upcoming trial out of state.
10:02PM ( 4 months ago )
Sheriff: Man shot 2 on I-85 because he wanted car
A 22-year-old man shot two people who stopped to give him a ride on Interstate 85 in South Carolina on Christmas Eve because he wanted their car to drive to Georgia, a sheriff said Wednesday.
5:21PM ( 4 months ago )
Local/State News
Palestinians push ahead in pursuit of war crimes charges against Israel
Stung by a resounding defeat in the U.N. Security Council, the Palestinians announced Wednesday that they joined the International Criminal Court to pursue war crimes charges against Israel.
1:57PM ( 4 months ago )
State DOT awards $48M contract for NE Ga. road project
The state Department of Transportation has awarded a $47.8 million contract for nine miles of work on a northeast Georgia road.
9:37AM ( 4 months ago )
Applications for US jobless aid rise
More Americans sought unemployment benefits last week, but the number of applications continues to be at historically low levels.
9:23AM ( 4 months ago )
Business News
Memorial Day events around North Georgia
Memorial Day means the beginning of summer for many families, as well as the celebration of those who gave their lives to defend our country. Below is a list of events in the area to celebrate the Memorial Day weekend.
12:24PM ( 2 hours from now )
Charity ride planned for injured North Hall teen
A motorcycle ride and music benefit are planned to raise money for an injured North Hall High School junior's medical bills.
9:05AM ( 26 minutes ago )
Gwinnett Police on lookout for suspected shooter
Gwinnett County Police were searching for the man they believe shot a woman at a Lawrenceville apartment complex Friday evening.
7:15AM ( 2 hours ago )
Ex-Hall County Deputy arrested for invasion of privacy
A former Hall County Sheriff’s Deputy is now in custody following an investigation by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.
6:00PM ( 15 hours ago )
Kayaker rescued from Chattahoochee River in Suwanee
Gwinnett County Emergency crews rescued a kayaker from the Chattahoochee River Friday afternoon.
5:37PM ( 15 hours ago )