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Thursday September 3rd, 2015 1:20PM
Robbery suspects arrested following intensive search
GAINESVILLE - Hall County authorities said an intensive search Wednesday led to two suspects in an August 23 armed robbery in Lula. Check back for details to this developing story.
1:07PM ( 13 minutes ago )
Winder motorist killed in wreck involving deer
Authorities have released the name of the man who died Thursday morning in a traffic accident involving a deer on Old Flowery Branch Road in Hall County.
11:42AM ( 1 hour ago )
Gainesville gang member arrested with $95K worth of meth
A Gainesville man is behind bars after authorities confiscated $95,200 worth of methamphetamine and a loaded semi-automatic pistol during a traffic stop.
11:02AM ( 2 hours ago )
Primex manager says safety is top priority, responds to OSHA citations
In response to a proposed fine and safety citations from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), the manager of a plastics manufacturing facility in Oakwood issued a statement Wednesday, saying, "safety is a number one priority."
10:17AM ( 3 hours ago )
Qualifying ends with 6 candidates for 2 Gainesville City Council seats ; Clermont left with no candidate for one post
A total of six candidates have qualified for two of the three Gainesville City Council seats to be voted on this year, while in Clermont, one city council post attracted no candidates.
10:14AM ( 3 hours 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.
7:45PM ( 17 hours ago )
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Banks County Holiday Festival set Saturday
Downtown Homer is expected to bustle with activity Saturday, Sept. 5, as part of the 42nd Banks County Holiday Festival.
12:08PM ( 1 hour ago )
Dr. Brian Shelton named Provost at Toccoa Falls College
Toccoa Falls College has named a veteran administrator at the school as Provost of the college.
9:00AM ( 4 hours ago )
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Obama administration proposes to ban health discrimination against transgender individuals
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration proposed Thursday to ban discrimination against transgender people throughout the health care system, carrying out anti-bias provisions in the president's he...
1:17PM ( 2 minutes ago )
The Latest: Lawmaker asked Canadian minister directly about asylum for drowned Syrian family
The latest Thursday on the European migrant crisis (all times GMT):___1710 GMTA Canadian legislator says personally lobbied Canada's immigration minister to get refugee status for the Syrian family wh...
1:08PM ( 11 minutes ago )
Hungary reopens Budapest train station to migrants, triggering new standoff near asylum camp
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Thousands of migrants surged into a Budapest train station Thursday when police ended their two-day blockade of its entrance, but the surprise move produced only a new swirl o...
1:03PM ( 16 minutes ago )
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Trojans' focus is on themselves as they open season on road
Come Friday, it will be North Hall’s chance to see if it can slow down what has so far been a dominant and punishing Jefferson ground game. But Trojans’ coach David Bishop said that’s not his team's biggest priority as it prepares to open the 2015 campaign on the road against the Dragons.
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Falcons head into region opener with unexpected QB battle
There was NO quarterback controversy for Flowery Branch coming into this season.
8:00PM ( 17 hours ago )
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 ( 1 day ago )
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Friday Game Night
Tom Brady beats NFL in 'Deflategate' as judge nullifies 4-game suspension; NFL will appeal
NEW YORK (AP) — A judge let the air out of "Deflategate" Thursday, erasing New England quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension for a controversy the NFL claimed threatened football's integrity. N...
12:43PM ( 37 minutes ago )
SEC's title hopes may rest on an influx of new starting QBs
The Southeastern Conference has gone two whole years without winning a national title...
11:45AM ( 1 hour ago )
Justin Thomas looks to lead Ga Tech to another big season
Justin Thomas has a bunch of new guys around him heading into Thursday night's opener...
11:03AM ( 2 hours ago )
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In cars as affordable as Chevy's Spark, CarPlay and Android Auto go mainstream
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Playing deejay with voice commands will get easier for more Americans this fall as some best-selling cars get updated with software that integrates smartphones into the dashboard.Wi...
1:17PM ( 2 minutes ago )
Despite Apple Watch's lead, Samsung, others seek piece of nascent smartwatch market
NEW YORK (AP) — Samsung and other tech companies showcased new computerized wristwatches this week — all aimed at challenging Apple, a relative newcomer to selling smartwatches.Apple Watch was the lea...
1:12PM ( 7 minutes ago )
As global uncertainty grows, ECB chief Draghi says more stimulus possible for eurozone
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The European Central Bank is ready to give the eurozone economy a bigger dose of stimulus if turmoil in China and weaker global growth hurt its modest recovery, President Mar...
12:56PM ( 23 minutes ago )
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Pedophile priest drama 'Spotlight' plays Venice, may make uncomfortable viewing for Vatican
VENICE, Italy (AP) — Thomas McCarthy wants Pope Francis to go to the movies.Specifically, the American director would like the pontiff to see his new film "Spotlight," a fact-based expose of sexual ab...
12:21PM ( 59 minutes ago )
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," has died of co...
12:08PM ( 1 hour ago )
Modigliani masterpiece of female nude could bring $100 million at Christie's auction in NYC
NEW YORK (AP) — A painting of a female nude by Amedeo Modigliani (ah-mah-DAY'-oh moh-deel-YAH'-nee) that caused a scandal nearly a century ago is going on the auction block for the first time."Reclini...
11:59AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Pena scores K&N Pro Series East win in wild VIR finish
Sometimes it’s good to be at the right place at the right time and that was true for Sergio Pena Saturday in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East Biscuitville 125 at Virginia International Raceway.
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Truett-McConnell College purchases Cleveland Worship Center
It was a time of celebration Sunday night at Cleveland Worship Center, not just a time to worship the Lord, but a time to celebrate a partnership deal between the church and Truett-McConnell College.
11:56AM ( 3 days ago )