DAHLONEGA - The University of North Georgia has selected Dr. Teresa Conner-Kerr as the inaugural dean for the university's College of Health Sciences & Professions, effective Aug. 1. <br />
Conner-Kerr most recently was professor and chair of the Department of Physical Therapy in the School of Health Sciences at Winston-Salem State University in North Carolina.<br />
UNG's College of Health Sciences & Professions was created in 2013 when the former Gainesville State College and North Georgia College & State University consolidated. Dr. Bob Michael, former dean of UNG's College of Education, has served as interim dean since the college's creation.
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.