GAINESVILLE - Hall County Resource Recovery recently recognized Tadmore Elementary School for recycling the most pounds per student during the 2013-2014 school year. <br />
Resource Recovery used grant funds to purchase recycling bins for all Hall County Schools during the 2010-2011 school year. This year the department partnered with Pratt Recycling as the sole recycler servicing the schools. In turn, Pratt offered $100 to the Hall County school that recycled the most. <br />
The five schools with the most recycling during the past year are:<br />
1. Tadmore 10.81 lbs./student<br />
2. McEver 10.17 lbs./student<br />
3. DaVinci 9.85 lbs./student<br />
4. N. Hall High 8.94 lbs./student<br />
5. Chestatee High 6.65 lbs./student
About three dozen businesses from White County and the surrounding area showcased their services and the products they provide during the 2016 White County Chamber of Commerce Business Expo held Thursday.
The Flowery Branch City Council gave first reading approval to a rezoning request for a 7.1-acre tract on East Main Street that could lead to the construction of a 60-unit multi-family senior housing affordable-living complex.