Tuesday August 23rd, 2016 10:38PM
Banks County holds line on tax millage, sets new deadline
The Banks County Commission has set the 2016 property tax millage for the county at 9.566 mills.
10:11PM ( 27 minutes ago )
Trump calls on GOP to improve African-American outreach
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said Saturday that his party must do a better job appealing to African-American voters and that he wants the GOP to become their political home as it was in the era of Abraham Lincoln.
8:37PM ( 2 hours ago )
By The Associated Press
DOJ: Georgia schools violated disabled students' rights
The U.S. Department of Justice has filed a lawsuit against the state of Georgia over the treatment of students with disabilities
5:35PM ( 5 hours ago )
Deputies: Suspect robbed Forsyth County bank with semi-automatic handgun
Authorities continue to investigate the armed robbery of a Forsyth County bank Tuesday afternoon.
4:07PM ( 6 hours ago )
UPDATED: Police identify suspects in Buford 'movie money' fraud investigation, one in custody
Gwinnett County Police investigators have obtained arrest warrants for three people accused in a fraud investigation at two Buford Wal-mart stores.
3:45PM ( 6 hours ago )
Gainesville Police arrest armed home invasion suspect
A suspect believed to be responsible for an armed home invasion was taken into custody Saturday.
2:48PM ( 7 hours ago )
Prosecutor: Boiled water attack on gay men was premeditated
A prosecutor told a jury that a Georgia man threw boiled water on a gay couple as they lay in bed in a vicious, premeditated attack
5:53PM ( 4 hours ago )
Traffic to shift Thursday on Ga. 20 near Sugar Hill
A traffic shift is planned for Thursday evening as crews continue to widen Ga. 20 near Sugar Hill.
3:21PM ( 7 hours ago )
Mincey Marble asks to table rezoning request for company expansion
The agenda for Thursday's Hall County Commission voting session just got a little lighter.
2:30PM ( 8 hours ago )
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Seoul: North Korea fires submarine-launched missile
A North Korean ballistic missile fired from a submarine Wednesday flew about 500 kilometers (310 miles) in the longest flight by that type of weapon, Seoul officials said, a range that can place much of South Korea within its striking distance
10:25PM ( 12 minutes ago )
AP NewsBreak: Feds want to ban swimming with Hawaii dolphins
Federal regulators are proposing a ban on swimming with dolphins in Hawaii
10:20PM ( 17 minutes ago )
Many donors to Clinton Foundation met with her at State
More than half of the people outside the government who met with Hillary Clinton while she was secretary of State donated personally or through corporations and other entities to the Clinton Foundation
9:51PM ( 46 minutes ago )
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Softball: Carver makes history, tosses perfect game for Lady Trojans
Niki Carver made history Tuesday night for the North Hall girls softball team.
11:18PM ( 39 minutes from now )
Softball: Banks tosses one-hitter in Lady Vikings' shutout win
Macy Banks tossed a one-hitter and fanned five to lead East Hall to a 4-0 victory over Lumpkin County Tuesday in Region 7-AAA girls softball action.
10:43PM ( 4 minutes from now )
Softball: Buford holds off N. Gwinnett
In a battle of two of the state's best, Class AAAAA No. 1-ranked Buford held off Class AAAAAAA third-ranked North Gwinnett 2-1 Tuesday at home.
9:50PM ( 48 minutes ago )
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The Latest: Trump pays tribute to border patrol agents
Donald Trump is paying tribute to border patrol agents and to the families of those whose loved ones were murdered by immigrants in the nation illegally
9:44PM ( 53 minutes ago )
The Latest: Trump renews promise to help African-Americans
Donald Trump says life in the United States for African-Americans is "going in the wrong direction" and is vowing to help
9:26PM ( 1 hour ago )
The Latest: Reid says Trump loses Nevada, too few white men
Sen. Harry Reid says Donald Trump can't win in Nevada because there aren't enough "uneducated white men" for him to carry the state
9:17PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Nick Cannon begins freshman year at Howard University
Nick Cannon's got talent _ and homework
9:34PM ( 1 hour ago )
Steven Hill, who played 'Law & Order' DA Schiff, dies at 94
Former "Law & Order" star Steven Hill has died
9:24PM ( 1 hour ago )
10 Things to Know for Wednesday
Among 10 Things to Know: Clinton Foundation donors got face time with her at State; what's latest source of friction between the two Koreas; Mexico storms kill millions of monarch butterflies
9:00PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Aleshin makes history with first IndyCar pole at Pocono
Mikhail Aleshin made Indy car history, becoming the first Russian driver to win a pole position in Verizon P1 Award qualifying for the ABC Supply 500 at Pocono Raceway.
By IndyCar Media
5:42PM ( 3 days ago )
Mother of missing Pennsylvania twins says they're in Georgia
A Pennsylvania woman charged with concealing the location of her twins from child welfare workers for the last 10 years now says the children are living with a family friend.
By The Associated Press
8:42AM ( 2 days ago )