Tuesday December 1st, 2015 10:26PM
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 ( 13 minutes 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 ( 53 minutes 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 ( 1 hour 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 ( 1 hour ago )
Former Gainesville Police Chief found dead
Former Gainesville Chief of Police Brian Kelly was found dead Tuesday morning.
5:09PM ( 5 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 ( 7 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 ( 8 hours ago )
Several residents displaced, firefighter taken to hospital after Barrow house fire
The Barrow County Fire Investigation Team is looking for the cause of an early Monday morning fire that damaged a home on Matthew School Road.
12:28PM ( 9 hours ago )
Forsyth Co. government unveils enhanced web site
Forsyth County officials have just wrapped up an effort to make their government website more user-friendly.
12:05PM ( 10 hours ago )
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76ers spoil Bryant's homecoming, top Lakers 103-91 for 1st win of season, ending 28-game skid
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia 76ers have ended the longest losing streak in the history of major professional sports in the United States, topping the Los Angeles Lakers 103-91 on Tuesday night...
9:57PM ( 28 minutes ago )
Chicago mayor fires police chief, but skepticism lingers in wake of graphic dash-cam video
CHICAGO (AP) — Rahm Emanuel sought for months to keep the public from seeing a video that shows a white police officer shooting a black teenager 16 times.Now, a week after the video's release, the Chi...
9:57PM ( 28 minutes ago )
Student posts $10,000 bail after arrest on Washington college campus for racial threats
SEATTLE (AP) — A Western Washington University student posted $10,000 bail Tuesday evening after he was arrested on campus Monday and accused of making racial threats against black students and others...
9:54PM ( 31 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 ( 29 minutes 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 ( 4 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 ( 4 hours ago )
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Friday Game Night
Girls basketball: GHS romps over Heritage, 65-44
The Gainesville girls basketball team stormed to a 65-44 win over Heritage in the Lady Red Elephants’ Region 8-AAAAA opener on Tuesday.
10:23PM ( 3 minutes ago )
Girls basketball: West Hall clamps down on Greene County
The West Hall girls basketball team shut down Greene County’s offense en route to a 51-23 win on Tuesday.
10:18PM ( 8 minutes ago )
Girls basketball: Buford overpowers Jefferson, 66-34
The Buford girls basketball team cruised past Jefferson 66-34 on Tuesday.
10:10PM ( 16 minutes ago )
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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 ( 4 hours ago )
Brazil's economy shrinks more than expected, worsening fears about crisis
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Latin America's largest economy has shrunk even more than expected, increasing fears about the well-being of a nation hammered by falling commodity prices and a massive corruptio...
4:57PM ( 5 hours ago )
US auto sales hit 14-year high in November thanks to promotions; Volkswagen sales plummet
DETROIT (AP) — November used to be a slow month for U.S. car sales. Not anymore.Black Friday promotions — some of which began well before Thanksgiving — pushed last month's sales to a 14-year high of...
4:53PM ( 5 hours ago )
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AP Exclusive: On the New Zealand set of MTV's new fantasy show 'The Shannara Chronicles'
KUMEU, New Zealand (AP) — MTV's new fantasy series "The Shannara Chronicles" is set in the future but features elves and gnomes and promises plenty of old-fashioned adventure.Best known for its realit...
9:59PM ( 26 minutes ago )
FOOD FINDS: Hanson: In 18 years they went from belting out MMMBop to brewing their own beer
NEW YORK (AP) — The problem with getting liquored up with the Hanson brothers — yes, the "MMMBop" boys — is that you can't get that tune out of your head the entire time you're talking to them. Or for...
7:19PM ( 3 hours ago )
From 'Youth' to old age, Michael Caine reflects on a happy life in show business
NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Caine sits down for lunch at the St. Regis Hotel in midtown New York clutching a copy of the day's Daily News given to him by the hotel doorman, who's earmarked a photo of Cain...
5:22PM ( 5 hours ago )
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Pemberton to leave NASCAR as VP of Competition
NASCAR announced Tuesday that Senior Vice President of Competition Robin Pemberton will leave the organization at the end of 2015.
3:01PM ( 7 hours ago )