Friday October 9th, 2015 12:15PM
Banks County releases details of chase, search
The Banks County Sheriff's Office today released more details about a brief vehicle pursuit and subsequent all-day manhunt Thursday near Gillsville.
11:47AM ( 28 minutes ago )
NYC jury acquits Atlanta Hawks' Sefolosha in police fracas
Atlanta Hawks' player Thabo Sefolosha has been acquitted in a case stemming from a police fracas outside a trendy New York City nightclub.
11:26AM ( 49 minutes ago )
By Associated Press
Two charged after shots fired at Cleveland Walmart overnight
Two people from Cleveland have been charged in connection with an incident where shots were fired at Cleveland Walmart early Friday morning.
9:18AM ( 2 hours ago )
Judge says Georgia's constitutional ban on same-sex marriage cannot be enforced
A federal judge in Georgia has ruled that the state's constitutional ban on same-sex marriage cannot be enforced.
9:15AM ( 3 hours ago )
By The Associated Press
Pilot killed in Pickens County plane crash
Authorities say one person is dead after a small airplane crashed in Pickens County.
5:52AM ( 6 hours ago )
By Associated Press
Isakson, Perdue attack part of bill they say sides with Ala. in water wars
Georgia Senators Johnny Isakson and David Perdue Thursday urged Senate leaders to remove language in the Energy and Water appropriations bill they say is a direct attack on Georgia in its ongoing water dispute with Alabama.
6:56PM ( 17 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
Officials: 1 dead, 3 wounded in shooting at Northern Arizona University; suspect in custody
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — An overnight confrontation between two groups of students escalated into gunfire Friday when a freshman at Northern Arizona University killed one person and wounded three other...
11:45AM ( 29 minutes ago )
Hall Co. reports 8th rabies case of 2015
For the eigth time this year, Hall County Animal Control officials are dealing with the case of a rabid animal. The latest occurred along Price Road in the north Hall area.
11:34AM ( 41 minutes ago )
Brenau's Augusta campus collecting bottled water for SC flood victims
Students, faculty and staff at the Brenau University Augusta campus are doing their part to help out those impacted by flooding in South Carolina by collecting bottled water donations.
11:02AM ( 1 hour ago )
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In Republican House tumult, pressure mounts on Paul Ryan to run for speaker
WASHINGTON (AP) — The pressure is on Rep. Paul Ryan, the GOP vice presidential nominee in 2012, to run for House speaker in the chaotic aftermath of Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy's sudden decision to...
11:51AM ( 23 minutes ago )
The Latest: Former Tunisian leader says dialogue, consensus were keys
OSLO, Norway (AP) — The latest developments in the awarding of the 2015 Nobel Peace Prize. All times local.___Former Tunisian Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa says the Nobel Peace prize was a triple recogni...
11:33AM ( 41 minutes ago )
AP Exclusive: Tally shows hajj crush was deadliest tragedy to ever strike annual pilgrimage
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — One survivor of last month's crush and stampede at the hajj in Saudi Arabia recalled seeing so many bodies that he couldn't tell how many there were.The Associated P...
11:24AM ( 51 minutes ago )
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(VIDEO) Game of the Week: GHS-Lanier to slug it out for 8-AAAAA supremacy
Both Gainesville and Lanier football hope to answer big questions on Friday night...
8:58PM ( 8 hours from now )
(VIDEO) Week 7: Area teams facing playoff-like scenarios as region races heat up
The official start of the high school football playoffs isn't for another month. However, for some area teams, it may actually begin this Friday.
8:25PM ( 8 hours from now )
Surprising Tigers looking to take early lead in 7-AAA
Sid Maxwell admitted he wasn’t sure what he was getting into when he decided to take the Dawson County job back in the spring.
8:02PM ( 16 hours ago )
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Falcons' Roddy White upbeat after meeting with Quinn
Atlanta Falcons receiver Roddy White returned to the team Thursday and said he was encouraged about his role following a meeting with coach Dan Quinn.
10:32AM ( 1 hour ago )
NASCAR Notebook: Harvick set for next leg of Chase
Kevin Harvick claims he feels pressure. But it doesn’t seem like it. In a must-win situation on Sunday at Dover, the defending NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion led 355-of-400 laps on his way to victory lane.
8:00AM ( 4 hours ago )
Volleyball: Lady Vikings claim second straight 7-AAA crown
The East Hall volleyball team savored a second straight Area 7-AAA championship on Thursday after sweeping past Lumpkin County and West Hall in Rabbittown.
1:34AM ( 10 hours ago )
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Fete for Peru's economic boom comes late; millions at risk of sliding into poverty
LIMA, Peru (AP) — The world's top finance officials lavished praise on Peru's "economic miracle" this week, lauding it for cutting poverty by half during a decade-long bonanza of record-high prices fo...
11:32AM ( 42 minutes ago )
Fed official says rate hike still seems appropriate by year's end but says outlook has dimmed
NEW YORK (AP) — A voting member of the Federal Reserve's policy committee said Friday that he still thinks an interest-rate increase will be appropriate by year's end. But he acknowledged that the out...
11:19AM ( 55 minutes ago )
US stocks move higher, keeping the market on track for its best week this year
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks rose again on Friday, keeping the market on track for its best week this year, helped by shares of mining and industrial companies. Markets continue to be driven by confidence t...
11:15AM ( 59 minutes ago )
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Rachel Bloom goes from YouTube star to CW's 'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend'; laughs, tears, wild videos
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The music video star is dressed right, in a low-cut catsuit that leaves little to the imagination. But her body language, as guided by the director, is somehow off."Can you please d...
11:40AM ( 34 minutes ago )
Chrissie Hynde's tales of a reckless life puts her at center of debate on sexual assault
NEW YORK (AP) — She may be 64 now, but Chrissie Hynde is still one tough rock 'n' roller.She proved that once again this week when a simmering controversy over a passage in her new memoir blew up in a...
11:20AM ( 54 minutes ago )
Music Review: Donnie Fritts slides in layers of emotion on 'Oh My Goodness'
Donnie Fritts, "Oh My Goodness" (Single Lock)Donnie Fritts' infrequent recordings are cherished for their laid-back southern soulfulness and their sweetly tender emotion — sometimes heart-wrenching, s...
11:16AM ( 58 minutes ago )
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VIDEO: Kevin Harvick, Regan Smith tame the 'Monster Mile'
If there's one thing the NASCAR world should know by now, it's that Kevin Harvick is hard to beat when he's in a must win situation.
8:00AM ( 1 day ago )
Lula prepares to grow; Hall County wants to be involved
This small city in northeast Hall County (estimated 2013 population of 2,847) wants to be ready for what’s coming; the Economic Development Council, an extension of the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce wants to help them reach that point. Some fence-mending, however, might first be needed.
11:22AM ( 4 days ago )