Tuesday February 21st, 2017 9:18AM

Marc Eggers

Anchor / Reporter
Marc Eggers
Hall Commissioners narrowly approve Mincey Marble rezoning request
The Hall County Board of Commissioners narrowly approved a request Thursday evening from Mincey Marble Manufacturing to rezone an 11.68-acre tract of land across the highway from its Browns Bridge Road headquarters, allowing Mincey to construct a 100,000-square foot facility.
8:00AM ( 4 months ago )
Hall Commissioners look at grass-cutting agreement, quietly await Mincey Marble decision on Thursday
Since its completion in 2011, Thurmon Tanner Parkway has been a landscape maintenance challenge. That, hopefully, will change with an intergovernmental agreement to be considered by the Hall County Commission.
11:59PM ( 4 months ago )
10th Annual HealthSmart Expo welcomes big turnout
The doors opened earlier than advertised at the Gainesville Civic Center Wednesday morning and people began filing in to learn more about “health care”; lower case “health care” – not upper case Health Care as in the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare.
11:19AM ( 4 months ago )
Gainesville School Board winnows site plan options, still no final decision
Gainesville City School Board members spent over an hour discussing the final agenda item of Monday evening’s work session: the “Enota Capital Project Program”, but in the end came away without a final decision on what site plan would work best for the rebuilding of the 61-year-old elementary school.
10:19PM ( 4 months ago )
Gasoline prices begin slow decline
Gasoline prices have begun a slow descent following a dramatic month-long spike in prices caused by a rupture to a major gasoline-supply pipeline in Alabama discovered September 9th.
12:35PM ( 4 months ago )
Northeast Georgia Health System to purchase Barrow Regional Medical Center
Northeast Georgia Health System has entered into an agreement to purchase Barrow Regional Medical Center in Winder, hospital officials said in a joint announcement Monday.
10:09AM ( 4 months ago )
Smoke alarm blitz comes to south Hall community
Hall County Fire Services announced Monday that it will team with American Red Cross for a smoke alarm blitz campaign at Countryside Village Mobile Home Park off of Lanier Islands Parkway on Saturday, October 15, 2016.
8:08AM ( 4 months ago )
Hall County burn ban lifted
The distant smell of leaves burning, a pleasant reminder that summer is over fall has arrived, is now officially permitted in Hall County.
1:00PM ( 4 months ago )
U.S Forest Service wants to hear from public on Foothills Landscape project
The U.S. Forest Service is seeking input from the public as they look to put together landscape management policies for a 143,419-acre swath of the Chattahoochee National Forest in north Georgia
2:00PM ( 4 months ago )
Browns Bridge Residents' Coalition fine-tunes effort to stop Mincey Marble expansion
“Unexpected” might be an apt adjective to describe the history of Mincey Marble Manufacturing’s rezoning request, a request that would allow the nearly 40-year-old company to expand their current operations. “Unexpected” is also the adjective area residents hope will apply to the Hall County Commission’s final decision regarding Mincey’s request when it comes before them next month.
5:40PM ( 4 months ago )