GAINESVILLE - Laurel Summer Fest is coming to Laurel Park Aug. 30- 31. <br />
The two-day event will feature a performance by Country Music Association award-winning artist MamaDear on Saturday afternoon and local favorite Riverstreet on Sunday night during a live fireworks display. <br />
Also, there will be plenty of barbeque during the Hawgin' on Lanier KCBS BBQ Competition going on all weekend. Plus, there will be a Hawgzilla 5K Mud Run, craft and food vendors, a beer and wine garden, helicopter tours, games and activities for kids and more. <br />
Admission is $10 and children 12 and under get in free. Click on the links below for more information.
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.