Friday October 9th, 2015 5:46PM
Pilot killed in Pickens County crash identified
Authorities have released the identity of the pilot killed in a small plane crash in Pickens County Thursday.
5:30PM ( 16 minutes ago )
Propes is new finance director for Hall County
Hall County Administrator Randy Knighton is pleased to announce that Zach Propes has been hired as the county's new Director of Financial Services.
4:39PM ( 1 hour ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
1 dead, 1 wounded in shooting at Texas Southern University student-housing complex in Houston
HOUSTON (AP) — A student was killed and another person was wounded in a shooting outside a Texas Southern University student-housing complex on Friday, and police have detained at least two people, au...
4:12PM ( 1 hour ago )
Buford assisted living facility fails health inspection
Brookdale Buford, an assisted living facility on Old Hamilton Mill Road in Buford, has failed a routine health inspection.
4:12PM ( 1 hour ago )
Forsyth Co. seek suspects in Walmart robbery
Forsyth County Sheriff's Deputies are seeking the public's help in identifying a masked man who reportedly robbed a Walmart and two women associated with him.
1:15PM ( 4 hours ago )
Clinton, O'Malley, Sanders to headline Southern forum
Three Democratic presidential candidates are scheduled to attend a Nov. 6 forum in South Carolina.
1:07PM ( 4 hours ago )
By The Associated Press
US stocks close out their best week of the year with a modest advance; airlines among gainers
NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market closed out its best week this year with a modest gain on Friday, helped by airlines and industrial companies.Investors now turn their focus to corporate earnings, whic...
4:29PM ( 1 hour ago )
No serious injuries in Cleveland car/motorcycle collision
A motorcycle operator escaped serious injury when he was stuck from behind by a car on Helen Highway north of Cleveland Friday morning.
1:47PM ( 3 hours ago )
Former Franklin County female sheriff to be remembered
Funeral arrangements have been announced for former Franklin County Sheriff Mildred Royston.
1:03PM ( 4 hours ago )
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The Latest: Judge sets $2 million cash-only bond for shooting suspect at Arizona university
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The latest on the shooting at Northern Arizona University (all times local):2:20 p.m.A judge has set a $2 million cash-only bond for an 18-year-old Northern Arizona University...
5:18PM ( 27 minutes ago )
The Latest: US condemns rash of Palestinian attacks against Israeli civilians and soldiers
JERUSALEM (AP) — The latest developments in ongoing violence between Palestinians and Israelis (all times local):___11.00 p.m.The Obama administration has condemned the ongoing rash of Palestinian att...
5:18PM ( 27 minutes ago )
Court-ordered Florida redistricting could be a setback for would-be House Speaker Dan Webster
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida judge called Friday for a sweeping overhaul of the state's 27 congressional districts, including one held by one of the Republicans seeking to become the next U.S. H...
5:12PM ( 33 minutes ago )
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(VIDEO) Game of the Week: GHS-Lanier to slug it out for 8-AAAAA supremacy
Both Gainesville and Lanier football hope to answer big questions on Friday night...
8:58PM ( 3 hours from now )
(VIDEO) Week 7: Area teams facing playoff-like scenarios as region races heat up
The official start of the high school football playoffs isn't for another month. However, for some area teams, it may actually begin this Friday.
8:25PM ( 2 hours from now )
Surprising Tigers looking to take early lead in 7-AAA
Sid Maxwell admitted he wasn’t sure what he was getting into when he decided to take the Dawson County job back in the spring.
8:02PM ( 21 hours ago )
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Softball: Branch takes No. 3 seed from Region 8-AAAAA
The Flowery Branch softball team defeated Winder-Barrow 5-2 on Thursday to secure the No. 3 seed from Region 8-AAAAA.
1:55PM ( 3 hours ago )
NYC jury acquits Atlanta Hawks' Sefolosha in police fracas
Atlanta Hawks' player Thabo Sefolosha has been acquitted in a case stemming from a police fracas outside a trendy New York City nightclub.
11:26AM ( 6 hours ago )
Falcons' Roddy White upbeat after meeting with Quinn
Atlanta Falcons receiver Roddy White returned to the team Thursday and said he was encouraged about his role following a meeting with coach Dan Quinn.
10:32AM ( 7 hours ago )
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US judge OKs $338 million settlement for victims of oil train disaster that killed 47
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A U.S. bankruptcy judge on Friday approved a $338 million settlement fund for victims of the fiery 2013 oil train derailment that claimed 47 lives in Quebec, clearing the way fo...
4:21PM ( 1 hour ago )
2 Fed officials still foresee a rate hike this year but say any decision will depend on data
WASHINGTON (AP) — It's a question whose answer seems to be in constant flux: When will the Federal Reserve finally raise interest rates?Two voting members of the Fed's policy committee weighed in Frid...
4:19PM ( 1 hour ago )
California law boosts data protections, but activists say action still needed at federal level
NEW YORK (AP) — California now requires police to get a court order before they can search messages, photos and other digital data stored on phones or company servers in the nation's most-populous sta...
4:08PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Snoop Dogg, Jermaine Dupri, Birdman, Damon Dash to star in BET hip-hop reality show
NEW YORK (AP) — Rappers Snoop Dogg and Birdman, Grammy-winning producer Jermaine Dupri, and entrepreneur Damon Dash are among the stars of a still-untitled BET reality series, the network announced Fr...
4:48PM ( 57 minutes ago )
Madonna visits Paisley Park, is serenaded by Prince during late-night private party
CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) — Some lucky music fans got to see two icons in the same room early Friday, as Prince performed for Madonna at Paisley Park.Minnesota Public Radio reports that about 30 Prince f...
4:16PM ( 1 hour ago )
Nick Jonas, rappers Rick Ross, Meek Mill, French Montana added to star-studded Tidal concert
NEW YORK (AP) — Nick Jonas and rappers Rick Ross, Meek Mill and French Montana have been added to the Tidal X concert in October, concert organizers announced Friday.Previously announced artists inclu...
3:17PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Chase or not, Earnhardt wants to keep pit crew intact
When it comes to keeping his pit crew intact throughout the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, Dale Earnhardt, Jr. is a strong proponent of the status quo.
By Reid Spencer-NASCAR Wire Service
8:00AM ( 2 days ago )
Boil water advisory issued for many Demorest users
Demorest Water System customers who experienced an outage or low pressure Sunday should boil water used for consumption or food preparation.
10:10PM ( 4 days ago )