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Thursday August 17th, 2017 7:17PM

Marc Eggers

Anchor / Reporter
Marc Eggers
Gainesville alcohol ordinance update tweaked after first reading
The City of Gainesville’s attempt to modify and update its alcoholic beverage regulations was met with comments and suggestions Tuesday evening during the proposed ordinance’s first reading.
9:19PM ( 2 weeks ago )
Summer: when the living is easy and so is the fishing
Boy, do I have a new appreciation for oxygen. Yes, “O2”; that invisible stuff that keeps us alive.
7:24AM ( 2 weeks ago )
Gainesville to hold public readings to bring local ordinance into agreement with state law
City Manager Bryan Lackey told members of the Gainesville City Council at their work session Thursday morning that he wanted to update several city ordinances to better comply with new state law.
11:42AM ( 3 weeks ago )
New UNG convocation center topped-off in Dahlonega
The view from the peak is spectacular according to one construction site worker. “Fifty miles,” said another about the distance a person could see from the new building’s peak – but that would be nothing compared to the impact the 103,000-square feet Convocation Center is expected to have on our area according to University of North Georgia President Dr. Bonita Jacobs.
2:18PM ( 3 weeks ago )
The great humbling machine
An acquaintance of mine grew up in northwestern Forsyth County back in the 1950s. He knows I love fishing; he also knows I love Lake Lanier and pride myself on possessing a wealth of Lake Lanier “trivia” knowledge.
9:50AM ( 4 weeks ago )
GHMPO transportation plan update passes first hurdle
Development in Hall County is happening at such a strong pace that the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) asked the Gainesville-Hall Metropolitan Planning Organization (GHMPO) to update its current Transportation Improvement Program (TIP 2016-2019)) to better reflect growing transportation needs.
6:37PM ( 4 weeks ago )
Racial purge of Forsyth County to be discussed by National Book Award finalist
Gainesville City Councilwoman Barbara Brooks used her opportunity during the Council Announcements portion of the agenda to invite everyone to meet and hear from Forsyth County native and National Book Award finalist Patrick Phillips on the first Saturday in August.
8:30PM ( 4 weeks ago )
Hall Planning Commission supports cabin-like option for eastern Hall outdoor business
The Hall County Planning Commission gave a unanimous recommendation for approval to a request by the owner / managers of North Georgia Canopy Tours to provide “a less-outdoorsy” option to overnight guests at their 126-acre compound.
8:29PM ( 4 weeks ago )
Pop star busted for pot in Habersham County
Officials with the Sheriff's Office confirm that pop star Aaron Carter was arrested for DUI, possession of marijuana less than 1 ounce and drug related objects Saturday night.
9:45AM ( 1 month ago )
Flash flood warning issued for Hall County
The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a Flash Flood Warning for northeastern Hall County.
8:21PM ( 1 month ago )