GAINESVILLE - United Way of Hall County's Adopt a Backpack campaign raised more than $3,000 this year. as a result, the agency was able to provide more than 470 backpacks to every school in Hall County.<br />
Meanwhile, through August 13, Publix Super Markets is collecting donations for the Publix Tools for Back to School Campaign. All donations received by local Publix stores will benefit Hall County students.<br />
The United States and Cuba will sign an agreement next week to resume commercial air traffic for the first time in five decades, starting the clock on dozens of new flights operating daily by next fall, U.S. officials said Friday.