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Snow possible across north Georgia Monday, Tuesday
Snow is possible across north Georgia Monday and Tuesday, according to the National Weather Service, but little or no accumulation is expected in the Gainesville area.
3:01PM ( 1 hour ago )
Local audiologist discusses newly diagnosed disorder where chewing noises send sufferers into rage
Do the sounds of chewing, throat clearing, coughing and sniffling send you into a rage? Are you unable to "just tune out" the sound of a ticking clock, or a co-worker drumming their finger nails on their desk? If so, you might have misophonia (alternately called Selective Sound Sensitivity Syndrome).
2:04PM ( 2 hours ago )
Early voting for presidential primaries begins Monday
​Early voting begins Monday in Hall County for the March 1 presidential primaries.
9:52AM ( 6 hours ago )
By Ken Stanford
Hall authorities continue firearms safety training for civilians
People new to owning or carrying a firearm have an free option when it comes to formalized training in Hall County.
6:46AM ( 9 hours ago )
By Derreck Booth
More than 20 people arrested by Georgia, Tennessee authorities on sex-related charges
Authorities say more than 20 people have been arrested on charges related to sex trafficking and online exploitation of children in Tennessee and Georgia.
6:00PM ( 22 hours ago )
By The Associated Press
Hall County plans discussion of South Hall traffic signals, maintenance of I-985 exits
Discussions involving the need for more traffic signals in the South Hall area and the maintenance of exits along I-985 in that part of the county are planned by the county commission Monday.
3:00PM ( 1 day ago )
University of North Georgia launches Center for Cyber Operations Education
A cybersecurity education initiative through the University of North Georgia (UNG) aims to strengthen workforce opportunities in Georgia and fill critical staffing shortages in private industry, as well as in the Georgia Army National Guard, the U.S. Army and entities at all levels of government.
3:00PM ( 1 hour ago )
VIDEO: Better late than never. A cold plunge into Lake Lanier
It was sunny but cold, both on the dock and in the water, Saturday as about 50 brave souls took to the waters of Lake Lanier for the annual Polar Bear Plunge.
12:26PM ( 3 hours ago )
School lockdowns now routine part of student life in Georgia
School lockdowns, and preparing for a possible intruder, have become a fact of life for many Georgia schools.
10:53PM ( 17 hours ago )
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In the final sprint to Tuesday's New Hampshire primary, Chris Christie is among the candidates who need a strong performance to continue his presidential campaign
HAMPTON, N.H. (AP) — It's less than two days until New Hampshire voters go to the polls. But Hillary Clinton is in Michigan. And other candidates, even Jeb Bush, say their campaigns will go on no matt...
4:05PM ( 17 minutes ago )
With victory seemingly out of reach in New Hampshire, Hillary Clinton is looking ahead to the next round of voting as she tries to counter the rising challenge from Bernie Sanders in the Democratic presidential race
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Taking a detour from New Hampshire's campaign trail, Hillary Clinton said Sunday that a water crisis in a Michigan city was "immoral" and demanded that Congress approve $200 millio...
3:44PM ( 38 minutes ago )
Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry will bang the "Keep Pounding" drum for the Panthers before the Super Bowl, the team confirmed Sunday
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on Super Bowl Sunday from AP reporters covering the game, the telecast, the commercials and fans around the world (All times local):1:29 p.m.There will be two rei...
3:38PM ( 44 minutes ago )
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Wrestling: Area wrestlers take down next step toward Traditional titles
Northeast Georgia area wrestlers took the next step toward possible state titles Saturday in Traditional Sectionals held around the state...
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STATE CHAMP: Jefferson's Porter wins GHSA 100 freestyle title
Jefferson’s Camille Porter had a big day Saturday at the 2016 Georgia High School Association swimming championships at the McCauley Aquatic Center at Georgia Tech... (PHOTO GALLERY FROM AREA COMPETITORS IN ATLANTA INCLUDED.)
8:51AM ( 7 hours ago )
Boys basketball: Riverside notches 8-AA's top seed, first state berth since 2009-10
The Riverside Military basketball team completed an impressive regular season on Saturday.
11:06PM ( 17 hours ago )
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Step back, Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos; advertisers are also duking it out over the Super Bowl
NEW YORK (AP) — Game on. On advertising's biggest night, Super Bowl ads are aiming for optimism.An Audi ad will show an aging astronaut getting reinvigorated by driving an Audi to the tune of David Bo...
2:57PM ( 1 hour ago )
A Q&A with Chet Kanojia, founder of a startup that wants to compete with cable's Internet offerings
NEW YORK (AP) — Chet Kanojia, the founder of startup TV service Aereo, has a new offering that could shake up the cable industry again. His new Internet service, Starry, would compete with cable compa...
2:15PM ( 2 hours ago )
As supporters of the bullet train try to solidify political support, California's $68 billion project is heading back to court
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California voters embraced the idea of building the nation's first real high-speed rail system, which promised to whisk travelers from San Francisco to Los Angeles in under t...
1:46PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Alicia Keys was energetic when she performed for a loud and excited audience at a pre-Super Bowl party, but she also got serious at the top of her show
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Alicia Keys was energetic when she performed for a loud and excited audience at a pre-Super Bowl party, but she also got serious at the top of her show.Keys opened her performance...
3:30PM ( 52 minutes ago )
The 43rd annual Annie Awards were a joyous affair for "Inside Out."
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The 43rd annual Annie Awards were a joyous affair for "Inside Out."The Pixar release won the Annies' top honor and 10 awards altogether at the ceremony Saturday evening at UCLA's Ro...
2:17PM ( 2 hours ago )
British officials are seeking to reassure the public after a movie stunt featuring an exploding London bus sparks some concerns
LONDON (AP) — A bus has exploded in central London — but this time it's only for a movie.City officials Sunday reassured the public that the explosion was a movie stunt for "The Foreigner" starring Ja...
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Rookie Truck Series drivers try out AMS in two day test
As the Georgia 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck series race – the tail end of a NASCAR twinbill at Atlanta Motor Speedway set for Feb. 27 – looms just three weeks away, a handful of rookies got the chance to get their feet wet on the aged, historic 1.54-mile track at AMS in a two-day rookie test that wrapped up Friday afternoon.
By Dustin Bixby
8:00AM ( 1 day ago )
UPDATED: Union General Hospital CEO, physician among six arrested; hospital issues statement
The CEO of a hospital in Union County was arrested Thursday afternoon by Union County sheriff's deputies, along with four other hospital employees and one former employee.
By Brian Stewart, Bryan Pirkle
8:17PM ( 2 days ago )