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Monday May 4th, 2015 10:12PM
Centennial High School AD named to new system-wide athletics post for Gainesville schools
At Monday night's school board work session, Gainesville City School Superintendent Wanda Creel introduced the school system's new Director of Athletics and Student Activities.
8:11PM ( 2 hours ago )
Gainesville man arrested in fatal Jackson Co. hit and run
Georgia State Troopers have the driver of a car involved in a fatal hit and run Monday in Jackson County in custody.
6:02PM ( 4 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
Forsyth County man killed in weekend motorcycle wreck
A Forsyth County man died after a traffic accident on Hickory Hills Road Sunday afternoon.
4:05PM ( 6 hours ago )
NGMC-Braselton begins construction on obstetrics unit
Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) Braselton began construction on a new expansion Monday, allowing the hospital to begin offering obstetric services to the community.
3:28PM ( 6 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
Cleveland police move into new location
Cleveland Police Department is operating from its new office location at 133 W. Kytle St.
1:44PM ( 8 hours ago )
Deal signs $900 million transportation package into law
Gov. Nathan Deal has signed a new $900 million transportation bill into law, including changes to the state's gas taxes and new fees on electric cars and hotel visits.
12:06PM ( 10 hours ago )
Photos: NGMC Pet Park open for patient use
A brand new pet park at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville drew a large crowd Monday afternoon as officials cut the ribbon and officially opened the park for patient.
6:55PM ( 3 hours ago )
Former N. Ga. banker sentenced on fraud charges
Federal prosecutors say the former vice president of a failed north Georgia bank has been sentenced on fraud charges.
2:09PM ( 8 hours ago )
Water main break shuts down Old Oakwood Rd
Police are on the scene of a water main break that has Old Oakwood Road shutdown near the Jackson EMC building.
1:14PM ( 8 hours ago )
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Local/State
Accused Texas gunman well-known to FBI before attack
WASHINGTON (AP) — Since 2006, the FBI had been investigating Elton Simpson — one of the men suspected in the Texas shootings outside a contest featuring cartoons of the Muslim Prophet Muhammad.Agents...
9:46PM ( 25 minutes ago )
Ferguson to pay attorney $1,335 an hour to pursue reforms
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Ferguson is paying an attorney $1,335 an hour to help the St. Louis suburb negotiate and possibly litigate reforms pressed by the Justice Department since Michael Brown's shooting...
9:46PM ( 25 minutes ago )
Adelson facing more time on stand in Macau CEO firing case
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas casino mogul Sheldon Adelson is facing another morning of testimony Tuesday as a Nevada judge considers whether she has jurisdiction to hear wrongful termination claims by t...
9:36PM ( 35 minutes ago )
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National
VIDEO: Explosive Abarca leading Knights' offense into playoffs
Johnson High boys soccer has produced some incredible players and teams through the years...
7:30PM ( 2 hours ago )
Spring sports postseason reaches its busiest week
The spring sports postseason is picking up steam now...
5:00PM ( 5 hours ago )
Top-seeded Nighthawks will host one of two NCAA softball Southeast Regionals
The University of North Georgia softball team has earned the top seed and will host a 2015 NCAA Regional this coming weekend, as the national office announced Monday morning on a live selection show on NCAA.com.
4:57PM ( 5 hours ago )
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Boxing match pops up on phones as TV habits change
NEW YORK (AP) — It should have been a proud moment for TV: A much-hyped sports event drawing in millions of paying viewers and showcasing the clout still held by traditional media heavyweights.Instead...
7:11PM ( 3 hours ago )
Airlines bring in more money from bag, reservations fees
U.S. airlines are earning billions, and they are collecting more in fees on checked bags and reservation changes.Whether airlines are making more or less profit than before depends on which figures yo...
6:40PM ( 3 hours ago )
US stocks gain, pushing the market close to record levels
NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market closed just short of a record on Monday as investors assessed some positive earnings reports.Cognizant Technology Solutions, a technology consulting business, was the...
4:43PM ( 5 hours ago )
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Business
Colorado theater shooter asked police if children were hurt
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Sounding dazed in the hours after his arrest, Colorado theater shooter James Holmes asked detectives, "There weren't any children hurt, were there?"Holmes asked the question i...
9:09PM ( 1 hour ago )
Riviera casino closes doors after 60 years on Vegas Strip
LAS VEGAS (AP) — If the ghosts of Frank Sinatra and Liberace were still hanging around the Riviera Hotel and Casino on Monday morning, they wouldn't have found a seat at the bar.Crowds squeezed onto b...
8:31PM ( 1 hour ago )
Review: 'The Fall' is tantalizing legal thriller
"The Fall" (Atria), by John LescroartJohn Lescroart has written a terrific courtroom mystery as the main series characters take a backseat to defense attorney Rebecca Hardy, daughter of regular Dismas...
8:29PM ( 1 hour ago )
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A look at the U.S. first-quarter economy
Data on the U.S. economy, including quarterly change in GDP, a video explainer of the GDP, most recent quarterly figures on consumer spending, export growth, government consumption and a comparison of selected countries.
By The Associated Press
3:47PM ( 4 days ago )
David Ragan ready to move to Michael Waltrip Racing
David Ragan’s tenure in the No. 18 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota comes to an end with the GEICO 500 and he’ll be moving onto his third team in 11 races—“a little weird, for sure,” he acknowledged—when the Sprint Cup schedule resumes at Kansas Speedway on May 9.
By Mark McCarter-NASCAR Wire Service
8:00AM ( 1 day ago )
N. Ga. prepares for National Day of Prayer
The annual National Day of Prayer is set for Thursday, May 7 and observances have been planned in several locations in north Georgia.
11:45AM ( 10 hours ago )