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Thursday July 28th, 2016 2:24PM
Gainesville ready to begin work on "the moat," streets that make up the perimeter around the downtown square
Gainesville City Council members learned Thursday morning that the city is the recipient of a $50,000 grant that can be used to enhance green spaces on the streets that encircle Gainesville's downtown area.
12:00PM ( 2 hours ago )
Hall County Commission approves new sidewalk code
Hall County commissioners unanimously approved new sidewalk, curb and gutter requirements for subdivisions at their Thursday morning meeting.
11:17AM ( 3 hours ago )
Authorities believe Lula man intentionally crashed car into Hall jail
​A Lula man was being treated at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Thursday morning after authorities said he intentionally crashed a car into the Hall County Jail.
11:08AM ( 3 hours ago )
Seven hurt in six-vehicle wreck on Ga. 365 near Alto
The Georgia State Patrol has released information about a six-vehicle wreck that happened at 6:30 Wednesday night on Ga. 365 in Habersham County.
10:30AM ( 3 hours ago )
Overnight fire destroys Gillsville-area home
​An early morning fire destroyed a home on Holly Springs Road in Gillsville Thursday, officials said.
9:46AM ( 4 hours ago )
Obama passes baton to Clinton, imploring nation to elect her
Hours of testimonials, urgent pleas and persuasion have led to this. Now it's time to hear from Hillary Clinton
9:29AM ( 4 hours ago )
White County authorities look for vehicle owner involved in recent theft
The White County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public's help in identifying a the owner of a vehicle that was used in a recent theft in the county.
11:35AM ( 2 hours ago )
Applications for US jobless aid rise to still-low 266,000
Applications for US unemployment benefits rose last week to a still-low 266,000
8:31AM ( 5 hours ago )
University of North Georgia to graduate 400 next week
The University of North Georgia will host a summer commencement ceremony Tuesday celebrating more than 400 graduating students and featuring an address from Dr. Victoria Hightower, assistant professor of history at UNG.
8:21AM ( 6 hours ago )
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N. Korea: US has crossed red line, relations on war footing
AP Interview: North Korea's top diplomat for U.S. affairs says Washington has 'crossed the red line' by putting the North's leader on its sanctions list
2:03PM ( 20 minutes ago )
The Latest: This time it's Bill in adoring spouse role
This time, Bill Clinton will be the adoring spouse, rapt and smiling when the cameras cut away from the candidate in the spotlight
1:55PM ( 28 minutes ago )
This time, an adoring He looks on as She accepts nomination
This time, Bill Clinton will be the adoring spouse, rapt and smiling when the cameras cut away from the candidate in the spotlight
1:42PM ( 41 minutes ago )
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National
UNG's Coulombe advances toward NCAA's Woman of the Year honor
Just one month after 517 female student-athletes were recognized as nominees for the NCAA Woman of the Year, University of North Georgia's Shannon Coulombe has been named one of the 142 women remaining for the 2016 honor.
5:03PM ( 2 hours from now )
Shane Morgan takes ASCS Sprint Car victory at Toccoa
Shane Morgan drove to the lead in Saturday night’s Lucas Oil ASCS Southern Outlaw Sprint Car Series feature at Toccoa Raceway.
2:00PM ( 24 minutes ago )
Baltusrol is last chance for 2016 major for McIlroy, Spieth
Rory McIlroy took stock of his game and the shots required at Baltusrol and reached a most logical conclusion Tuesday. He believes the PGA Championship will be his best chance this year to win a major.
1:10PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Facebook agrees to refunds on in-app purchases by minors
Court documents show Facebook has agreed to allow users to request refunds of in-app purchases made by minors as part of a settlement of a class-action lawsuit
1:36PM ( 48 minutes ago )
Chipotle branching out, plans to open burger restaurant
Chipotle is branching out from burritos and plans to open its first burger restaurant
1:15PM ( 1 hour ago )
Oracle buying 'cloud' business software provider NetSuite
Business software maker Oracle is buying a similar company, one created by Oracle executives, for $9.3 billion
12:40PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Dee Gordon apologizes on Twitter before rejoining Marlins
Returning from an 80-game suspension for a positive drug test, Miami Marlins second baseman Dee Gordon has issued an apology on Twitter
1:26PM ( 57 minutes ago )
The Latest: Reid: Pence says much in common with Trump
Mike Pence says he has a lot in common with Donald Trump_ just not in matters of rhetorical style or personal finance
12:28PM ( 1 hour ago )
Clinton's big night: Now is time to make her case
Hours of testimonials, urgent pleas and persuasion have led to this. Now it's time to hear from Hillary Clinton
12:24PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Kyle Busch powers to Brickyard 400 pole at Indianapolis
Kyle Busch took his first big step towards defending his Brickyard 400 win Saturday afternoon, as he scored the pole for Sunday’s running of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
4:06PM ( 4 days ago )