Friday July 29th, 2016 5:48PM
Winder area bridge re-opens in time for school
The State Route 211 bridge over Beech Creek is reopening to traffic today after only 60 days of road closure according to a release from the Georgia Department of Transportation.
4:19PM ( 1 hour ago )
GSP releases name of Braselton fatal wreck victim
A Braselton man has been identified as the victim of Tuesday afternoon's fatal two-vehicle wreck on Winder highway near JJ Lott Road.
4:06PM ( 1 hour ago )
UPDATE: Man authorities say crashed car into Hall jail now charged with DUI
​A Lula man now faces a list of traffic charges, including DUI, after authorities said he intentionally crashed a car into the Hall County Jail Thursday morning.
3:58PM ( 1 hour ago )
Two qualify for White County school board seat
Two men qualified this week to run in a special election for a post on the White County Board of Education.
3:23PM ( 2 hours ago )
VIDEO: Police say human skull, other bones found in suitcase along I-985
​A human skull discovered along Interstate 985 in north Gwinnett County Friday morning was found along with other bones in a suitcase, authorities said.
12:15PM ( 5 hours ago )
Hall authorities ask public for help finding missing girl
​The Hall County Sheriff's Office went public Friday with photos and a description of a missing 12-year-old girl in hopes someone can offer information on her whereabouts.
11:43AM ( 6 hours ago )
Navy ship to be named for late gay rights leader Harvey Milk
The late gay rights leader Harvey Milk soon will have a U.S. Navy ship named in his honor
5:40PM ( 8 minutes ago )
Court blocks 'discriminatory' North Carolina voter ID law
A federal appeals has blocked a North Carolina law that required voters to produce photo identification and follow other rules disproportionately affecting minorities
5:01PM ( 46 minutes ago )
Mosquitoes have apparently begun spreading Zika in U.S.
Mosquitoes have apparently begun spreading the Zika virus on the U.S. mainland, health officials say
3:00PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Reliance on jailhouse informant dooms Chandra Levy case
Prosecutors in the death of Washington intern Chandra Levy obtained a conviction largely on the strength of a jailhouse informant's testimony
5:38PM ( 9 minutes ago )
Suspect in cyclist's killing chased boys on bikes in 2014
Sheriff's records show that a man accused of abducting and killing an Ohio college student out riding her bicycle chased a pair of boys on their bikes two years ago
5:38PM ( 9 minutes ago )
Donald Trump speech beats Hillary Clinton in TV viewership
Hillary Clinton's acceptance speech was watched by just under 30 million people on the commercial networks
5:32PM ( 15 minutes ago )
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Jones pulled from Falcons' first practice with minor injury
The Atlanta Falcons were cautious on the opening day of training camp Thursday, pulling star wide receiver Julio Jones out of practice with an injury coach Dan Quinn described as minor.
12:05PM ( 5 hours ago )
Braves fall to Phillies, 7-5
Aaron Altherr had the kind of night he envisioned in his return from a season-long wrist injury...
8:02AM ( 9 hours ago )
Busch hopes Indy momentum carries over to Pocono win
Last year at Pocono, Kyle Busch had nothing but air between him and the finish line with a half-lap to go. A visit to Victory Lane would have given him his fourth consecutive victory just five months removed...
8:00AM ( 9 hours ago )
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Trump transition tests outsider's governing ability
His status as a presidential nominee barely a week old, Donald Trump now has just 73 days to assemble a complex transition team capable of hiring thousands of high-level government officials and craft a detailed policy agenda
5:31PM ( 16 minutes ago )
The Latest: Trump says Sanders 'sold his soul to the devil'
Donald Trump is claiming that Bernie Sanders "sold his soul to the devil" in deciding to support Hillary Clinton for president
5:11PM ( 36 minutes ago )
The Latest: Trump says Clinton DNC speech 'so average'
Donald Trump is declaring that Hillary Clinton's acceptance speech at the Democratic National Convention was "so average."
5:01PM ( 46 minutes ago )
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MVP Newton turns focus to 2016, away from Super Bowl loss
Cam Newton's stellar 2015 season helped him become the first Carolina Panthers player to earn NFL MVP honors
5:07PM ( 40 minutes ago )
Clinton kicks off swing state tour vowing to create jobs
Kicking off her fall campaign for the White House, Hillary Clinton is using her first post-convention campaign rally to stress the 'stark choice' voters will face in November between her and Republican rival Donald Trump
4:48PM ( 59 minutes ago )
Court order sharply narrows Prince's potential heirs
A Minnesota judge overseeing Prince's estate narrowed down the wide pool of potential heirs for the late superstar's fortune, ruling out nearly 30 claimants while ordering genetic testing for six purported family members
3:57PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Today's Survey Question
Do you think Hillary Clinton's speech last night will help shore up Bernie Sanders' supporters?
Yes, she got the job done.
She conviced some, but not all.
No, I think most Sanders' supporters either won't vote or will vote for Donald Trump.
I didn't watch or listen to it.
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Busch hopes Indy momentum carries over to Pocono win
Last year at Pocono, Kyle Busch had nothing but air between him and the finish line with a half-lap to go. A visit to Victory Lane would have given him his fourth consecutive victory just five months removed...
By NASCAR Wire Service
8:00AM ( 9 hours ago )