Tuesday October 23rd, 2018 7:47AM

B.J. Williams

News Director
B.J. Williams
Gainesville man gets 25 years for November assault on police officer
A 21-year-old man has been convicted by a Hall County Superior Court jury in an assault last fall on a Gainesville police officer.
11:45AM ( 3 days ago )
Monroe man killed in officer-involved shooting
A 63-year-old man from Monroe was shot and killed by police Thursday morning, according to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI).
7:19AM ( 4 days ago )
UNG officials break ground on new Blue Ridge campus
A crowd of about 150 people gathered for today's groundbreaking ceremony for the University of North Georgia's new Blue Ridge stand-alone campus.
1:45PM ( 4 days ago )
Lawrenceville teacher accused of sexually abusing student commits suicide
A 28-year-old teacher from Lawrenceville apparently shot and killed himself after allegations came to light about his sexual involvement with a 6th grade student.
11:03AM ( 4 days ago )
GDOL: Georgia unemployment rate dips to 3.7% for September
The state’s unemployment rate dipped in September to 3.7 percent, a number not reached since May 2001
6:24AM ( 5 days ago )
Atlanta-based UPS announces 'Brown Friday' hiring blitz
A one-day hiring blitz on Friday, Oct. 19 is part of UPS’s larger effort to hire about 100,000 seasonal employees.
10:24AM ( 5 days ago )
Hall County read to host Fall Games for Special Olympics Georgia this weekend
For the fifth year in a row, Hall County Parks & Leisure will host the Fall 2018 Games for Special Olympics Georgia.
10:00AM ( 5 days ago )
City of Gainesville to purchase vacant tract on Jesse Jewell Parkway
In a unanimous vote Tuesday night, Gainesville City Council approved the purchase of 6.8 acres of vacant property at the south end of the downtown Gainesville pedestrian bridge.
8:05AM ( 5 days ago )
First-day early voting numbers far outpace 2014 early vote
If first-day numbers are any indication, Georgia voters are greatly interested in the 2018 midterm election.
1:55PM ( 6 days ago )
Medical products manufacturer to local North American HQ in Forsyth County
Gant Medical, a manufacturer of disposable medical products aimed at the medical, dental, assisted living, long-term and home care markets, is locating its North American headquarters and manufacturing facility in Forsyth County.
8:02AM ( 6 days ago )