CORNELIA - Cornelia Fire Department personnel were called to a reported commercial fire at RaceTrac convenience store on Business Highway 441 around 3 a.m. Wednesday.<br />
The fire was located under the canopy over the gas pumps.<br />
A nearby Habersham County deputy sheriff was able to use an extinguisher to put out the fire in an overhead light.<br />
No one was hurt and the store is open for business.<br />
Additional details are not available.
Due to program and enrollment growth at its Cumming Campus, the University of North Georgia plans to lease the top floor of the Cumming City Hall for its Master of Business Administration and continuing education and professional development programs, that according to Associate Vice President of University Relations Kate Maine.
With two-thirds of Hall County’s population living south of Oakwood (according to the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce) the South Hall Business Coalition wanted to hear from Sheriff Gerald Couch and tour the new Sheriff’s Office headquarters building that opened in their part of the county in November 2014.