Tuesday August 30th, 2016 12:54AM
Habersham seeking proposals for hospital operation
Habersham County officials continue to seek options for operation of the county's hospital.
8:26PM ( 4 hours ago )
GBI bomb unit takes 'dangerous items' in Habersham
A small section of Daniel Road west of Clarkesville was closed for several hours while law enforcement personnel dealt with what officials termed "dangerous items."
5:59PM ( 6 hours ago )
DNR keeping watchful eye on Lake Lanier intruder
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources says it is on the look-out, aware of the situation and trying to locate the fugitive, but now thinks a wait-and-see-approach might be the best way to corral their target.
5:40PM ( 7 hours ago )
Student ambassadors ready to embark on quest to get classmates to vote
Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp's Student Ambassador Program selects high school students from across the state to get involved in local government and to encourage their classmates to have their voices heard by registering to vote.
3:50PM ( 9 hours ago )
Nephew: Gene Wilder, star of Mel Brooks movies, dies at 83
​Gene Wilder, the star of such comedy classics as "Young Frankenstein" and "Blazing Saddles," has died. He was 83.
3:34PM ( 9 hours ago )
Nephew: Gene Wilder, star of Mel Brooks movies, dies at 83
​Gene Wilder, the star of such comedy classics as "Young Frankenstein" and "Blazing Saddles," has died. He was 83.
3:30PM ( 9 hours ago )
Mylan launching cheaper, generic version of EpiPen
The maker of EpiPens will start selling a cheaper, generic version of the emergency allergy shots as the furor over repeated U.S. price hikes continues _ and looming competition threatens its near-monopoly
5:20PM ( 7 hours ago )
5-year-old boy hit by gunfire at Atlanta apartment complex
Police: 5-year-old boy shot in the back when someone opened fire outside an Atlanta apartment complex
4:03PM ( 8 hours ago )
Chestatee cluster students collect items for Lousiana flood victims
This week schools in the Chestatee cluster are collecting supplies to help with flood relief efforts in Louisiana.
3:05PM ( 9 hours ago )
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Ex-aide poised to replace convicted Pennsylvania prosecutor
Pennsylvania lawmakers are poised to replace the state's convicted ex-attorney general with her former top deputy
12:32AM ( 21 minutes ago )
Prayer or politics? Evangelist rallying Christians in Boston
The son of famed evangelist Billy Graham is holding a mass prayer rally in Boston as part of a 50-state tour to urge evangelicals to vote
12:30AM ( 23 minutes ago )
Brazil's Rousseff defends self ahead of Senate's ouster vote
Brazil's suspended President Dilma Rousseff mounts a forceful defense at her impeachment trial, blasting her critics ahead of a Senate vote that could come Tuesday on whether to remove her from office permanently
12:00AM ( 53 minutes ago )
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(VIDEO) Player of the Week: Bacus rolling his way to something special
If he had his choice, North Hall running back Kyle Bacus would avoid the spotlight altogether...
5:22PM ( 16 hours from now )
Smart gives little away in first pre-game press conference
If you tuned into Georgia coach Kirby Smart’s opening week press conference Monday looking for some answers as to who will start at quarterback for the Bulldogs against North Carolina on Saturday in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Classic at the Georgia Dome, you actually went to the wrong place.
4:47AM ( 3 hours from now )
Volleyball: Lady Vikings sweep Stephens County, Johnson
The East Hall volleyball took its season record to 15-3 by defeating Stephens County 25-20, 25-18 and Johnson 27-25, 25-20 on Monday night .
10:02PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Brazil's president proclaims innocence at impeachment trial
Brazil's suspended president proclaims her innocence at her impeachment trial, brands her VP a "usurper," calls the drive to oust her a "coup." and warns senators against removing a democratically elected leader on false charges
11:43PM ( 1 hour ago )
Asian stocks mostly rise on hopes for higher US rates
Asian shares were mostly higher Tuesday as speculation continued about a U.S. Federal Reserve interest rate hike later this year
11:39PM ( 1 hour ago )
North Carolina warily watching 2 tropical weather systems
Business owners, beachgoers and fishing captains on North Carolina's Outer Banks are warily eyeing two tropical weather systems that could rain out one of the last busy weeks of summer
11:26PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Judge: Kim Dotcom can livestream legal fight against the US
A New Zealand judge on Tuesday decided to allow internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom to livestream his latest legal bid to halt his extradition to the United States
10:09PM ( 2 hours ago )
Kaepernick's decision to sit through anthem scrutinized
From the White House to San Francisco police union headquarters and the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Colin Kaepernick's name came up Monday as his decision to sit down for the national anthem reached far beyond football
9:34PM ( 3 hours ago )
10 Things to Know for Monday
Among 10 Things to Know: Clinton rolls out mental health plan; Dilma Rousseff tells Brazil's lawmakers she should not be impeached; Gene Wilder dies at 83
9:10PM ( 3 hours ago )
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Today's Survey Question
Does your company or any you know of first hand plan to employ a commercial drone(s) as the result of new safety rules that opened the skies to them yesterday?
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Horner prevails for Street Stock win at Carteret County
James Horner and Jonathon Belfiore stole the show at Carteret County Speedway in Swansboro, North Carolina on Saturday night and it was Horner who stole the victory.
By Andy Marquis
12:00PM ( 3 days ago )