partlycloudy
Friday July 3rd, 2015 1:22PM

Gainesville RR crossing closing, water service interruption

By Ken Stanford Reporter
GAINESVILLE - A south Gainesville railroad crossing will be closed until Aug. 15 and the city has announced a water service interruption Friday in that area as well.<br /> <br /> The railroad crossing is the one on Athens Street and that closing has been extended until Aug. 15 as Norfolk Southern Railroad continues a track replacement project.<br /> <br /> Meanwhile, city officials say water service will be interrupted on Athens Street between Mill Street and West Ridge Road Friday between 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. in order to complete water main improvements in the area.
© Copyright 2015 AccessWDUN.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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without permission.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 ( 6 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 ( 6 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 ( 6 months ago )
Local/State News
Patriotic Pops concert to move indoors Friday night
Due to inclement weather, the Patriotic Pops concert with the Northwinds Symphonic Band will move indoors Friday night.
12:12PM ( 1 hour ago )
Chief: Microburst damages area of Clarkesville
A microburst with straight line winds caused damage to a small area in Clarkesville Friday morning.
11:41AM ( 1 hour ago )
Gainesville teenager dies in single-car crash
A teenager is dead and charges are pending against another after a single-car crash on Highway 13 in Gainesville Thursday night.
9:23AM ( 3 hours ago )
UNG, Ga. Tech students team-up to solve special needs
Nine students from Georgia Tech’s School of Industrial Design and fourteen students from the University of North Georgia’s doctoral program of Physical Therapy are spending the week on the Dahlonega school’s campus, collaborating to meet the needs of some special north Georgians who face unique physical and sensory challenges.
8:27PM ( 16 hours ago )
Homicide investigation continues in Banks County
A death discovered in Banks County early Thursday has been ruled a homicide.
8:20PM ( 17 hours ago )