Wednesday December 2nd, 2015 2:00AM
Report: Georgia expected to name Smart next football coach
The University of Georgia is expected to name Kirby Smart, the current Defensive Coordinator for the University of Alabama, as its new head football coach.
11:59PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Cornelia proceeds with $500,000 vehicle purchases
The City of Cornelia soon will have 15 new vehicles providing service to its residents.
11:31PM ( 2 hours ago )
Divided Gainesville Council rejects Stormwater Management and funding plan
By a vote of 3-to-2, the Council rejected the much-discussed Stormwater Management Plan and Enterprise Fund. The Enterprise Fund is the component that would provide funding for the Management Plan.
10:13PM ( 3 hours ago )
Brooks wins run-off to claim Ward 3 seat on Gainesville City Council
Barbara Brooks is Gainesville's newest city council member after winning Tuesday's runoff election to claim the Ward 3 seat on the council.
9:33PM ( 4 hours ago )
Banks, Hall Co. authorities seek armed and dangerous suspect
Hall County and Banks County authorities are actively searching for a suspect they said is armed and dangerous.
9:09PM ( 4 hours ago )
Missing Gwinnett Co. girl found safe
Gwinnett County police have located an 8-year-old girl that had been reported as missing Tuesday evening.
9:08PM ( 4 hours ago )
Former Gainesville Police Chief found dead
Former Gainesville Chief of Police Brian Kelly was found dead Tuesday morning.
5:09PM ( 8 hours ago )
Car occupant killed, 6 children injured in wreck with school bus on Cleveland Highway in Hall County
Hall County emergency services officials confirmed a person traveling in a passenger car was killed Tuesday afternoon in a traffic accident with a school bus in north Hall County.
3:23PM ( 10 hours ago )
NY man arrested in Gainesville for breaking into cars
A New York man is behind bars on multiple entering auto charges in the Riverside Drive area of Gainesville.
2:03PM ( 11 hours ago )
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Lawsuit: NYC landlords pushing out seniors, disabled tenants to sell lucrative condos, co-ops
NEW YORK (AP) — Inspired by his own experience living in a New York City apartment building that was converted into high-priced condos, a 71-year-old former state regulator is taking on developers cit...
1:44AM ( 15 minutes ago )
AP Photos: NYC cancer center gives pets human-like care, at a cost
NEW YORK (AP) — Lulu had been given a mere three months to live when the shih tzu-poodle mix was diagnosed with lymphoma.That was four years ago.Thanks to about $30,000 in treatments at New York's Ani...
1:38AM ( 21 minutes ago )
Minnesota's 1st black congressman comes under fire from protesters whose cause he supports
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — In the tense days after a black man's death at the hands of police, Minnesota's first African-American congressman stood with protesters as they besieged a police station, even twee...
1:38AM ( 21 minutes ago )
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GHSA sets new regions for 2016-18 seasons
The Georgia High School Association released the new region alignments Tuesday for the upcoming 2016-17 and 2017-18 seasons.
9:57PM ( 4 hours ago )
(VIDEO) Commerce football heading on road with confidence
Commerce football may be nicknamed the Tigers, but, for this season at least, they might as well re-name themselves the Road Warriors.
6:14PM ( 7 hours ago )
Three semifinal showdowns take center stage, two on air Friday
One newcomer and two veterans from northeast Georgia will put their playoff credentials on the line on Friday, as the GHSA football semifinals get underway around the state.
6:00PM ( 8 hours ago )
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Boys basketball: Trojans hold on to stay undefeated, 54-53
The North Hall boys basketball team held on to defeat Oconee County, 54-53 on Tuesday in Gainesville.
11:58PM ( 2 hours ago )
Girls basketball: Flowery Branch opens 8-AAAAA play with win over Clarke Central
The Flowery Branch girls opened their Region 8-AAAAA schedule with a 67-53 win over Clark Central Tuesday night on the road.
11:52PM ( 2 hours ago )
Boys basketball: Red Elephants too much for Heritage
The Gainesville boys basketball team pulled out an 85-79 win over Heritage on Tuesday in Conyers.
11:44PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Move over, lobster? Maine, nation's top seaweed producer, finds a popular new product
BIDDEFORD, Maine (AP) — It's green, it's gooey and it's giving Maine's famous lobsters a run for their money.Well, not really. At least not yet. But when it comes to seaweed production, Maine is the c...
1:52AM ( 7 minutes ago )
Asian stock markets uneven ahead of ECB decision, US jobs report
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were uneven Wednesday ahead of the European Central Bank's policy meeting and a monthly U.S. job report later in the week that could cement a Fed interest...
10:38PM ( 3 hours ago )
Demand for agriculture loans surges amid low crop, cattle prices that have slashed farm income
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The nation's net farm income is the lowest since 2002, and with another year of low commodity prices, demand for agriculture loans is surging as farmers struggle to make ends meet...
6:17PM ( 7 hours ago )
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Chris Brown cancels Down Under tour after Australia earlier warned it might refuse him a visa
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Chris Brown canceled plans for a Down Under tour Wednesday after Australian authorities earlier warned the troubled R&B singer they were likely to refuse him a visa...
1:38AM ( 21 minutes ago )
Spike Lee, John Cusack rip Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel on 'Chi-Raq' orange carpet
NEW YORK (AP) — Kind words were in short supply for Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel at the premiere of Spike Lee's "Chi-Raq" in New York on Tuesday night.Emmanuel fired the city's police superintendent Tue...
1:34AM ( 25 minutes ago )
Fans mourn death of reclusive Japanese actress Setsuko Hara, star of 1940s and 1950s
TOKYO (AP) — In a last act precisely in keeping with her zeal for privacy, actress Setsuko Hara, star of director Yasujiro Ozu's "Tokyo Story" and many other Japanese classics, died Sept. 5 but kept t...
10:37PM ( 3 hours ago )
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Rosberg completes hat trick of victories with win at Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Nico Rosberg completed a hat trick of victories to end the Formula One season when he won the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on Sunday, while his Mercedes teammate Lewis H...
12:04PM ( 2 days ago )
Cornelia proceeds with $500,000 vehicle purchases
The City of Cornelia soon will have 15 new vehicles providing service to its residents.
11:31PM ( 2 hours ago )