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Sunday August 2nd, 2015 12:23PM
Streetscape project in Gillsville nears completion
Gillsville's downtown area on Ga. Highway 52 has been getting a bit of a facelift this year
11:31AM ( 52 minutes ago )
Biden for President? Associates mulling Clinton challenge
Vice President Joe Biden's associates have resumed discussions about a 2016 presidential run after largely shelving such deliberations while his son was sick and dying earlier this year.
9:50AM ( 2 hours ago )
By The Associated Press
First Pres. pre-school program hosting reunion
A reunion for students, teachers and families that have participated in the pre-school program at First Presbyterian Church is set for later this month.
8:59AM ( 3 hours ago )
By Alyson Shields
Back to school for most students across NE Ga. this week
Most students in the Gainesville area will be heading back to school next week although those in one school district got the jump on things by returning to class Friday.
12:02AM ( 12 hours ago )
Atlanta airport again leads in number of guns found in bags
Atlanta's airport once again leads the nation in the number of guns found in carry-on bags.
6:49PM ( 17 hours ago )
By The Associated Press
Film crew shoots Dare Stones docu-drama at Brenau
A local legend is returning to the small screen while a film crew shoots a docu-drama about the Dare Stones on the Brenau University campus.
1:46PM ( 22 hours ago )
Gainesville school system makes most of final week of summer break
The past few days have been busy ones for many people - faculty, staff, some students - associated with the Gainesville City School System (GCSS).
8:25AM ( 3 hours ago )
20+ employers expected for Blairsville job fair Tuesday
More than 20 employers have signed up to participate in the North Georgia Regional Career Expo in Blairsville Tuesday. The job fair will be held from 2-6 p.m. on the Blairsville campus of North Georgia Technical College.
7:03PM ( 17 hours ago )
Collection tells story of historic Dahlonega buildings; on display in Dahlonega, Gainesville
While much has been written about the events and people that shaped Lumpkin County's past, the Bella Lynn Collection, recently donated to the University of North Georgia (UNG), is one of few to document the places where history happened.
6:39PM ( 17 hours ago )
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Judge blocks release of new recordings by anti-abortion group
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge on Friday blocked the release of any recordings made at meetings of an abortion providers' association by an anti-abortion group that previously revealed secretly...
8:30AM ( 1 day ago )
APNewsBreak: Germany shelves Nazi crimes probe of US man
BERLIN (AP) — German prosecutors have shelved their Nazi war crimes investigation of a retired Minnesota carpenter whom The Associated Press exposed as a former commander in an SS-led unit, saying Fri...
12:33AM ( 1 day ago )
Several wildfires blackening dry California's golden hills
LOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) — Wildfires blackened the golden hills of California on Friday, egged on by bone-dry vegetation, triple-digit temperatures and gusting winds.Flames consumed a handful of homes...
11:54PM ( 1 day ago )
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National
Wisler struggles in Phillies rout of Braves
It was a night to forget for rookie Matt Wisler and the Atlanta Braves.
8:06AM ( 4 hours ago )
Kauffman presser raises more questions
A brief statement by Michael Waltrip Racing co-owner Rob Kauffman raised more questions than it provided answers about the future of MWR.
8:00AM ( 4 hours ago )
Ryan Blaney holds on for overtime Xfinity win at Iowa
As the cautions — and wreckage — piled up, Ryan Blaney didn’t blink.
12:17AM ( 12 hours ago )
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Sports
GMRC Workforce Development Center career coach to visit Hall, Forsyth counties in August
A "mobile career coach" will be on hand at several locations in Hall and Forsyth counties in August to help anyone looking for a job.
11:28AM ( 1 day ago )
Tax free weekend gives Gainesville shoppers more bang for their buck
As we prepare to send kids back to school after a summer of fun, parents can catch a little break during the annual sales tax exempt holiday.
5:39AM ( 1 day ago )
Pacific trade ministers fail to reach deal in Hawaii talks
LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — Trade ministers from a dozen Pacific Rim nations failed to reach a deal on a new trade agreement that would cover nearly 40 percent of the global economy, U.S. Trade Representat...
1:06AM ( 1 day ago )
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Daniel Wu's martial arts TV series premieres in Nov. on AMC
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Hong Kong movie star Daniel Wu is bringing martial arts back to TV in the U.S. with his upcoming series "Into the Badlands," premiering Nov. 19 on AMC.Wu, who stars on the...
12:39AM ( 1 day ago )
SNL stars Armisen, Meyers, Hader reunite for parody series
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The shaggy-haired rocker who set up his amplifier in the posh hotel lobby looked a lot like Fred Armisen. And wasn't that Seth Meyers snapping his picture?It was indeed a...
9:39PM ( 1 day ago )
Dolly Parton's family life subject of TV movie
NASHVILLE, Tennessee (AP) — Dolly Parton wants the upcoming TV movie about her life growing up poor in Appalachia to show viewers the kind of family she thinks is missing on television today.Parton, 6...
9:07PM ( 1 day ago )
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Johnson scores Masters Title in Thursday Thunder finale
Championship night did not disappoint at Atlanta Motor Speedway in the final week of the 2015 Thursday Thunder season last week.
By Dustin Bixby
8:00AM ( 4 days ago )
Health care spending to accelerate, US report says
WASHINGTON (AP) — It's lasted six years. But now welcome relief from rising U.S. health care costs seems to be winding down.
8:29AM ( 4 days ago )