Gainesville City School Board Chairman Brett Mercer says that the search for a new superintendent of schools is moving forward steadily and that he hopes the board will be able to announce their choice within the next ten weeks.
Folks in southern Hall County have known for decades that living along Martin Road is not only picturesque and peaceful, but Martin Road provides convenient access to larger roadways that will swiftly have you headed to Oakwood, Braselton, Gainesville, even Interstate-85 and points beyond.
A new sign ordinance is up for approval by the Gainesville City Council and it includes restrictions on yard signage on private property. Yards loaded with signs endorsing various political causes or candidates will possibly become a thing of the past.
Seven spadesful of red Georgia soil were hoisted skyward Tuesday evening as ground breaking ceremonies for the long-awaited Flowery Branch City Hall are about to transition into eight months of busy construction activity.
“It’s complicated,” Frank Norton, Jr. proclaimed loudly. “When asked over the last year about the housing industry, the economy, consumer confidence or business in general our stock answer has been: ‘It’s complicated.’”
I remember anxiously awaiting the arrival of my Captain Midnight Secret De-coder Ring. Nearly a year of eating cereal I didn’t particularly enjoy finally provided enough box tops to send off for that bad-boy! Now all I had to do was wait for it to arrive.