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Wednesday January 18th, 2017 2:59AM

Russell Brown

Reporter/Anchor
Russell Brown
LISTEN: Why does Generation Y get such a bad rap?
Author and international speaker, Dr. Tim Elmore, explains why the Millennial generation has been looked down upon and what can be done to bridge the gap between the generations in the professional environment.
6:43PM ( 1 day ago )
LISTEN: Gainesville mom discusses how medical marijuana has improved daughter's illness
Sarah Caruso's daughter, Britlyn, suffers from cerebral palsy, as well as seizures. The 8 year old, who is treated with medical marijuana cannabis oil, has seen great improvements since the executive order signed by governor Deal, in 2015, legalizing the use of medical marijuana in Georgia..
6:11PM ( 1 day ago )
LISTEN: Afternoon News Wrap's "Man On the Street" at annual MLK parade
ANW's Russell Brown attended the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade in Gainesville and spoke with Angellika Goss, Chelsea Belizaire, and Britney Yancy, three young women also in attendance on their thoughts about the march and what it means to them.
5:36PM ( 1 day ago )
LISTEN: Local Yoga studio encourages physical and inner health while creating a community of positivity
The Afternoon News Wrap's Russell Brown sits down on the yoga mat with Merri Benham to talk about her yoga studio, Flip Your Dog Yoga, for this week's "Local Business Spotlight," presented by Roberts Plumbing.
4:51PM ( 1 week ago )
LISTEN: 12 year-old boy with muscular dystrophy gets the chance to see his favorite athlete, DeShaun Watson, play in-person
The college football season is coming to a close, but one fan will remember this game forever. Jake Parker, a 12-year-old Clemson fan with muscular dystrophy will be at the championship game cheering on his favorite player, Gainesville native DeShaun Watson.
6:17PM ( 1 week ago )
Chamber of Commerce report details strong economic growth in 2016 in Hall County and more planned growth in new year
The 2016 Year-End Summary Report from the Greater Hall Chamber Economic Development Council indicates 18 new and expanding firms will add nearly 800 new jobs and $163 million in new capital investment to Hall County and Gainesville this year.
11:59AM ( 1 week ago )
LISTEN: Hall County Fire Services rescue pet dog from 35-foot well, beating incredible odds
Sugar Bear, a Murrayville dog, had been missing for three weeks after falling down a 35-foot well. Fire Captain Zach Brackett with Hall County Fire Services tells what the rescue mission was like and what can be done for well-related safety.
5:59PM ( 1 week ago )
LISTEN: Local carpenter integrates faith into his custom furniture business
WDUN's Russell Brown visits with Jerry Channell, the founder of Gainesville based O'Sleeper Manufacturing, for the Afternoon News Wrap's "Local Business Spotlight," presented by Roberts Plumbing.
5:40PM ( 2 weeks ago )
AAA is reminding north Georgia drivers to prepare vehicles for winter conditions
This week will be one of the most traveled times of the year according to AAA who recommends "winterizing" vehicles before road trips. “Extremely cold temperatures require more than routine maintenance to ensure proper vehicle start-up and operations,” said Garrett Townsend, Georgia Public Affairs Director, AAA – Auto Club Group.
11:00AM ( 1 month ago )
LISTEN: Law enforcement reacts to Monday's Lavonia police shooting
Two Lavonia police officers were injured in a shooting Monday evening. GBI special agent Mike Ayers tells of the quick response from local authorities to ensure safety and find the attacker. Also, Baldwin police chief, Charles Webb, expresses the law enforcement community's collective response to attacks on officers and what is being done to maintain morale and safety.
8:50PM ( 1 month ago )