Friday October 28th, 2016 10:11AM
GSP identifies Cleveland victim as Clarkesville woman
A Clarkesville woman was killed when she was struck by a vehicle in Cleveland Thursday night.
9:27AM ( 44 minutes ago )
Browns Bridge to be closed again this weekend
As work continues on replacing the driving surface on Browns Bridge, the state Department of Transportation plans to close the bridge this weekend.
9:00AM ( 1 hour ago )
Deep South drought kills crops, threatens herds, dries lakes
Six months into a deepening drought, the weather is killing crops, threatening cattle and sinking lakes to their lowest levels in years across much of the South.
7:00AM ( 3 hours ago )
By Associated Press
GBI investigating fatal officer-involved shooting in Elbert County
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has been called to the scene of an officer-involved shooting on Ga. 77 near the Georgia Guidestones in Elbert County, officials confirm.
10:52PM ( 11 hours ago )
Hall Commission hears 'septic system dilemma' appeal
Hall County Commissioners agreed Thursday evening to lend their support to a growing challenge facing home construction in our area: the interpretation of state septic system regulations that renders some lots unbuildable.
10:37PM ( 11 hours ago )
Attempted armed robbery, shooting leads to two arrests in Pickens Co.
Pickens County authorities have arrested two people in the attempted robbery and shooting of a third individual early Thursday morning.
9:34PM ( 12 hours ago )
Winter expansion planned for Dawson County nudist resport
The owner of a clothing-optional resort in the North Georgia area wants to keep guests warm in the winter.
9:43AM ( 28 minutes ago )
US economy grew at 2.9 percent rate in third quarter
US economy grew at 2.9 percent rate in Q3, strongest in 2 years, helped by export rebound
9:40AM ( 31 minutes ago )
No injuries after Pence plane slides off runway in NYC
Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence's campaign plane slid off the runway during a rainstorm at New York's LaGuardia Airport Thursday, tearing up two tracks of concrete before coming to rest on a patch of grass
7:55AM ( 2 hours ago )
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US Senate candidate Kirk mocks rival's family military past
Illinois Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk has mocked Democratic U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth's family history of military service, implying that her Asian-American heritage casts doubt on her claims
9:28AM ( 42 minutes ago )
Deep South drought kills crops, threatens herds, dries lakes
Some of the South's most beautiful mountains and valleys are filling with desperation as a worsening drought kills crops, threatens cattle and sinks lakes to their lowest levels in years
9:23AM ( 47 minutes ago )
The Latest: Tribal chairman vows to continue pipeline fight
The Standing Rock Sioux tribe's chairman is condemning the removal of Dakota Access oil pipeline protesters from a camp on private land, and has vowed to continue the fight against construction of the pipeline
9:09AM ( 1 hour ago )
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(VIDEO) Game of the Week: Buford-Loganville collide for 8-AAAAA title, No. 1 seed
Buford football has not met a true challenge in weeks -- certainly not since the start of Region 8-AAAAA play. But that could all change tonight...
10:00PM ( 11 hours from now )
Football game previews: Moving week for area teams as region titles come within reach
Golf has its "moving day" -- tonight, in high school football, we’re going to see moving week, as several northeast Georgia regions look to crown champions and others navigate soupy playoff waters with just two regular season Friday nights remaining.
9:15PM ( 11 hours from now )
VIDEO: Branch cross country teams sweep 8-AAAAA; Dawson sweeps 7-AAA on big day in Unicoi
It was a big day for both Dawson County and Flowery Branch cross country programs on Thursday with the Tigers and Falcons sweeping up their respective region titles, as runners from both 7-AAA and 8-AAAAA descended on Helen's Unicoi State Park.
10:49AM ( 37 minutes from now )
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Upstart Pirate Party senses victory in Iceland elections
The past few years have been stormy for Iceland, a country threatened by volcanoes and brought low by bankers
9:49AM ( 21 minutes ago )
US wages, benefits rise 0.6 percent in third quarter
Wages and benefits paid to U.S. civilian workers grew at a steady pace in the third quarter
8:40AM ( 1 hour ago )
Global stocks steady, dollar rises ahead of US GDP data
Global stock markets are steady and the dollar is making further gains ahead of a report on U.S. economic growth in July-September
7:33AM ( 2 hours ago )
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The Latest: New Clinton ad features President Obama
President Barack Obama is telling voters in a new ad that a vote for Hillary Clinton is a vote to uphold his legacy
9:07AM ( 1 hour ago )
The Latest: Pence says hacking evidence points to Russia
Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence says there's "strong evidence" and "significant intelligence" indicating that Russia is behind the hacked emails of Hillary Clinton's campaign staff
8:19AM ( 1 hour ago )
The Latest: Pence says he's grateful after plane incident
Republican Mike Pence says he's grateful for the "quick action" of his pilot and first responders when his campaign plane slid off a runway at New York's LaGuardia Airport
7:33AM ( 2 hours ago )
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Today's Survey Question
Do your children side with you in your presidential candidate preference?
I don't know. We don't talk about it.
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Logano gets clutch Talladega win, others miss Chase cut
Joey Logano rallied from an early pit road gaffe to power his way to the front of the field Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway and beat out Brian Scott on a final green-white-checkered over time finish to punch his ticket to the next round in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.
By Pete McCole
8:24PM ( 4 days ago )
Detective says mother is not a suspect in hot car death case
A detective testified the mother of a toddler who died after being left in a hot SUV is not a suspect in her son's death.
By The Associated Press
9:06PM ( 1 day ago )