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Saturday October 1st, 2016 9:48AM
Hall County Sheriff wants to see more de-escalation, mental health training for officers
Sheriff Gerald Couch was never taught any de-escalation strategies and feels that police training at all levels should be reevaluated.
9:00AM ( 48 minutes ago )
Week 6: Area teams start to shape regions with key wins
The chill of fall could not cool down a number of northeast Georgia high school football programs on Friday night, as Week 6 provided some eye-opening results for the 2016 campaign.
8:47AM ( 1 hour ago )
White County emergency personnel rescue man after fall from Raven Cliff Falls
Emergency personnel from several different agencies worked together after a 43-year-old Dunwoody man fell from the top of Raven Cliff Falls in White County.
11:18PM ( 10 hours ago )
Alto man faces aggravated assault, kidnapping charges after manhunt in Banks County
A man officials said was armed and dangerous was arrested following a massive manhunt in Banks County Friday night.
9:54PM ( 11 hours ago )
Authorities believe man fell off dock and drowned in Lanier Thursday
​The body found in Lanier Lanier Thursday at Gainesville Marina has been identified as a 65-year-old Cobb County man, Hall County authorities said.
3:51PM ( 17 hours ago )
One injured in 'suspicious' Barrow County house fire
One person was injured from a "suspicious" house fire Friday afternoon in Barrow County.
2:58PM ( 18 hours ago )
Annual domestic violence briefing set for Tuesday in Gainesville
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and once again the Hall County Domestic Violence Task Force is hosting a breakfast and briefing to shed light on the issue.
9:00AM ( 48 minutes ago )
(VIDEO) Newly crowned IndyCar champion vies for another title at Petit Le Mans
The 19th annual Petit Le Mans will feature two Indianapolis 500 winners, as well as the past two IndyCar series champions. Driver Simon Pagenaud will be racing at Road Atlanta just weeks after winning the 2016 IndyCar title.
4:00PM ( 17 hours ago )
Gainesville woman charged with statutory rape, alleged relationship involved teen boy
​A Gainesville woman is charged with statutory rape for an alleged consensual sexual relationship with a 15-year-old boy, Hall County authorities said Friday.
2:52PM ( 18 hours ago )
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Congress rebukes Obama, overrides veto of 9/11 legislation
Overwhelmingly rejecting President Barack Obama's veto power, Congress has forced into law contentious legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia.
8:55PM ( 2 days ago )
Congress adopts bill of rights for sexual assault survivors
A proposed federal bill of rights for survivors of sexual assault won final legislative approval Wednesday, sending it to the president's desk.
7:50PM ( 2 days ago )
Senate blocks stopgap bill to prevent shutdown this weekend
The Senate on Tuesday stumbled over a must-do bill to prevent the government from shutting down this weekend and to fund the fight against the Zika virus
7:24PM ( 3 days ago )
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(VIDEO) Tigers' special teams spark big 7-AAA win for Dawson County
Dawson County coach Sid Maxwell swears he didn’t say much at halftime to his Tigers. But whatever it was, they may want to remember it for future reference...
8:46AM ( 1 hour ago )
(VIDEO) Mill Creek dominates second half to pull away from North Gwinnett
Mill Creek football coach Shannon Jarvis said it wasn't so much about adjustments on Friday night -- just playing hard for four quarters.
8:45AM ( 1 hour ago )
Union County holds off East Hall in scorefest in Blairsville, 51-46
Just when it looked like Union County and East Hall might just keep scoring until Saturday, the Panthers came up with a defensive stop.
8:44AM ( 1 hour ago )
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10 Things to Know for Friday
10 Things to Know for Friday
9:03PM ( 1 day ago )
Senate blocks stopgap bill to fund government
Senate Democrats have blocked a must-do bill to prevent the government from shutting down this weekend and to fund the fight against the Zika virus
2:47PM ( 3 days ago )
Democrats poised to block stopgap funding bill over Flint
Senate Democrats are threatening to block must-do legislation to prevent the government from shutting down this weekend, to fight the Zika virus and to help flood-ravaged Louisiana rebuild
1:32PM ( 3 days ago )
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LISTEN: Singer/Songwriter John Oates on Wood and Wire Fest, songwritting, and celebrating Christmas "Oates" style.
John Oates is appearing at the Wood and Wire Songwriters Festival Saturday October 8th at 9p in Alpharetta. Joining Bill and Joel on WDUN, Oates talked about his love of writing and performing and shares the story of his upcoming Christmas release "Santa Be Good to Me".
9:30AM ( 1 day ago )
The Latest: Trump says he'll be at next presidential debates
Donald Trump says he will participate in the next two presidential debates
3:07PM ( 3 days ago )
The Latest: Obama contrasts candidates after debate
President Barack Obama is contrasting the two main presidential candidates in the aftermath of their first debate
2:37PM ( 3 days ago )
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Hamilton tops hot and fiery practice in Malaysia
Lewis Hamilton fired the latest shot in the close Formula One title fight against Nico Rosberg by edging his Mercedes teammate and setting the fastest time in Friday's practice for the Malaysian Grand Prix.
By Chris Lines-AP Sports Writer
1:18PM ( 20 hours ago )
Congress adopts bill of rights for sexual assault survivors
A proposed federal bill of rights for survivors of sexual assault won final legislative approval Wednesday, sending it to the president's desk.
By The Associated Press
7:50PM ( 2 days ago )