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Wednesday September 2nd, 2015 5:53PM
Two Hall Co. Christian schools to merge in 2016
Two private Christian schools in Hall County have announced a merger.
5:03PM ( 49 minutes ago )
By B.J. Williams
VIDEO: Annual agriculture tour makes three Hall County stops
For the third year in a row, a group of state officials, including the President of the University of Georgia, toured several agricultural interests in the state. Wednesday's Georgia Department of Agriculture and UGA Farm Tour focused on Northeast Georgia.
4:48PM ( 1 hour ago )
Higgins to run for Hall County Commission Chair
Former Hall County School Board Chairman Richard Higgins has confirmed he is running for the Hall County Commission.
4:45PM ( 1 hour ago )
US stocks rebound a day after plunging; Dow up 293 at close
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are closing broadly higher as the market bounces back from a plunge the day before.
4:36PM ( 1 hour ago )
Kentucky man identified as victim in Banks Crossing pedestrian accident
A Kentucky man was the victim of a pedestrian accident at Banks Cross late Tuesday night, according to the Georgia State Patrol.
2:36PM ( 3 hours ago )
Habersham officials release sketch of Alto home invasion suspect
The Habersham County Sheriff's Office has released a sketch of a man they say is responsible for a home invasion on B.C. Grant Road in the Alto area last week.
2:06PM ( 3 hours ago )
White County authorities nab Hall robbery suspect
Authorities with the White County Sheriff's Office arrested the man believed responsible for a gas station robbery Wednesday morning in Hall County.
4:40PM ( 1 hour ago )
Dahlonega bike, foot races to benefit Gainesville-based food bank
The Dahlonega-Lumpkin Chamber of Commerce announces that the 2015 Six Gap Criterium (Crit) has expanded to include several different foot races on a USA Track & Field (USATF) certified course, all to benefit the Georgia Mountain Food Bank.
4:27PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Local/State
Lesbian couple respects Kentucky clerk despite outrage over repeated marriage license denials
MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — As April Miller drove to work, still too stunned to grasp the magnitude of the fight erupting around her, an old song crackled over the car radio."Will you still love me for the r...
5:40PM ( 12 minutes ago )
Extended power outages due to storm damage hit home for Phoenix residents, businesses
PHOENIX (AP) — A savage storm with wind, rain and lightning that damaged buildings, knocked down trees, utility poles and power lines added up to sweaty predicaments for many Phoenix residents.For tho...
5:33PM ( 18 minutes ago )
Are more police getting killed on the job? A look at law enforcement deaths across the US
CHICAGO (AP) — The killing of a veteran police officer north of Chicago is the latest in a string of recent law enforcement deaths. Lt. Charles Joseph Gliniewicz' death on Tuesday triggered a manhunt...
5:30PM ( 21 minutes ago )
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National
Falcons head into region opener with unexpected QB battle
There was NO quarterback controversy for Flowery Branch coming into this season.
8:00PM ( 2 hours from now )
Win streak on the line, start of a campaign feature on air during Week 2
The talk will undoubtedly center on the number 42 this week -- when the real discussion should be on the football, which promises to be interesting indeed when Buford travels to face McEachern on Friday in Week 2 of the 2015 high school football season.
6:58PM ( 22 hours ago )
(VIDEO) Player of the Week: Wood's second dominating night earns Jefferson RB award
Heading into the season Jefferson coaches and players knew that Colby Wood would be an asset...
11:15AM ( 1 day ago )
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Friday Game Night
Cross country: North Hall boys, White County girls take War Eagle Invitational
The North Hall boys and White County girls country teams each took dominating wins Tuesday at the War Eagle Invitational at the Chestatee High course.
12:33PM ( 5 hours ago )
Softball: Buford fends off North Hall challenge, 9-8
Buford softball is still the gold standard in Region 8-AAAA -- and Class AAAA for that matter -- but the Lady Wolves could feel the collective breath of North Hall on their neck on Tuesday.
11:16AM ( 6 hours ago )
No. 9 Georgia players not fazed by Lambert winning QB job
The big quarterback decision has been made. That clears the way for No. 9 Georgia to sharpen its focus on the season.
10:57AM ( 6 hours ago )
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Sports
Sony, again in the crosshairs, defends 'Concussion' as hard-hitting
NEW YORK (AP) — Nearly a year after the devastating hacking attack that leaked thousands of emails, Sony Pictures Entertainment again finds itself trying to justify its own inner dealings, this time o...
4:24PM ( 1 hour ago )
When does a stock market 'correction' become a 'bear' market? Here's what to look for
The stock market's sharp downturn in recent weeks has pulled the three major U.S. stock indexes into what is known as a "correction." But when does a market correction effectively end a bull market an...
3:19PM ( 2 hours ago )
US bank earnings up 7.3 percent in 2Q; write-offs of bad loans fall to pre-crisis level
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. banks' earnings jumped 7.3 percent in the April-June period from a year earlier as revenues increased and the volume of soured loans banks had to write off fell to the lowest le...
3:09PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Business
Dean Jones, boyish star of 'Love Bug' and other Disney films, dies at age 84
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dean Jones, whose boyish good looks and all-American manner made him Disney's favorite young actor for such lighthearted films as "That Darn Cat!" and "The Love Bug," died of Parkin...
5:12PM ( 39 minutes ago )
Comedy Central adds new comics to Trevor Noah's 'Daily Show'
NEW YORK (AP) — Anticipating its relaunch with Trevor Noah as host later this month, Comedy Central's "The Daily Show" has added three new comics to its rotating cast of correspondents.Ronny Chieng, w...
4:57PM ( 55 minutes ago )
Director Joseph Kahn defends Taylor Swift's music video 'Wildest Dreams' of whitewashing
NEW YORK (AP) — The director of Taylor Swift's new music video is defending the singer after some claimed she whitewashed her video based in Africa.Joseph Kahn said in a statement Wednesday that the v...
4:23PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Friday Night Drags champions crowned in season finale
The 2015 season of O’Reilly Auto Parts Friday Night Drags at Atlanta Motor Speedway concluded on Friday with the Championship Night finale.
By Dustin Bixby
12:00PM ( 1 day ago )
China leads Asian stock markets lower after poor factory data reinforce investor nervousness
HONG KONG (AP) — Asian stocks extended a global market sell-off Wednesday as poor manufacturing data from the world's two biggest economies dampened investor sentiment.KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Comp...
11:03PM ( 18 hours ago )