Tuesday October 13th, 2015 12:48PM
Deal: Tax revenues up for September
Tax collections for the state rose again in the month of September, according to information released Tuesday by Governor Nathan Deal's office.
11:04AM ( 1 hour ago )
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'Extreme delays' expected most of week on downtown Gainesville street
Road work is planned again this week on a busy downtown Gainesville thoroughfare.
8:27AM ( 4 hours ago )
Oakwood approves rezoning for new townhomes near JHS
Oakwood City Council voted unanimously to rezone a 12.76-acre tract of land on Poplar Springs Road to allow a townhome community to be built
6:00AM ( 6 hours ago )
Banks County pallet mill destroyed by fire
It took firefighters about five and one-half hours to bring a fire at a Banks County industry under control overnight.
4:13AM ( 8 hours ago )
Lula bridge closed because 'structure has failed again'
The wooden overpass over the Norfolk Southern Railroad on Cobb Street in Lula is closed again.
10:10PM ( 14 hours ago )
Judge sets trial date in hot-SUV death case for February
A judge ruled on Monday that she won't try charges that a Georgia man accused in his son's death had inappropriate online exchanges with an underage girl separately from murder charges against him.
4:39PM ( 20 hours ago )
Democratic debate viewers' guide: Sanders, Clinton to mix it up, others seek breakout moment
WASHINGTON (AP) — Five Democrats vying to be President Barack Obama's successor meet Tuesday night for their first televised debate of the 2016 election, a confrontation between one of the best-known...
11:36AM ( 1 hour ago )
Student arrested in alleged shooting threat at Ga college
A student from Emory University's Oxford College is facing charges after allegedly posting a threat on social media to shoot up the school.
10:44AM ( 2 hours ago )
HCFS Marine Rescue Division trains for flooding disasters
As South Carolina continues to deal with catastrophic flooding, Hall County Fire Services' (HCFS) Marine Rescue Team is learning how to respond if that type of disaster struck the Gainesville area.
9:02AM ( 3 hours ago )
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Former head of Chicago Public Schools pleads guilty in contracts-for-kickbacks scheme
CHICAGO (AP) — The former head of the nation's 3rd largest school district has pleaded guilty to a fraud charge in an alleged scheme to steer $23 million in no-bid contracts to education firms for $2....
12:42PM ( 4 minutes ago )
The Latest: Crews make gains against destructive Wyoming wildfire in cooler overnight hours
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — The latest on a destructive wildfire burning in Wyoming (all times local):9:20 a.m.Firefighters took advantage of calmer winds and cool nighttime temperatures to regain ground on a...
12:26PM ( 20 minutes ago )
Fire chief: 2 Kansas City firefighters killed after saving residents from collapsing building
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Two firefighters involved in rescuing two residents from a burning Kansas City building died after a wall collapsed on them, authorities said.Fire Chief Paul Berardi said two o...
12:22PM ( 24 minutes ago )
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(VIDEO) Player of the Week: Watson's climb leading Dawson back to top
Coey Watson is developing into one of the top quarterbacks in the area -- and the rest of Region 7-AAA is finding out firsthand.
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5 things: What we learned from Week 7 of high school football
Here’s a look at five things we learned from Week 7 of high school football...
8:23PM ( 16 hours ago )
WEEK 7: Region title, playoff races take shape after big night
The state playoff picture began to take a little better shape after some key matchups Friday night.
9:16AM ( 3 days ago )
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Ex-Ball Coach: Spurrier says it's time to resign because program is going in wrong direction
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Steve Spurrier says that he made the decision to resign as South Carolina's head coach because the team was heading in the wrong direction.He told a news conference Tuesday: "We'...
12:17PM ( 30 minutes ago )
Roddy White says cheers from Falcons fans 'meant a lot'
Roddy White felt the need to question his role in the Falcons' offense last week...
9:57AM ( 2 hours ago )
Johnson blaming himself, players for Georgia Tech's slide
It's gotten so bad for Georgia Tech that coach Paul Johnson can no longer count on his beloved spread option offense to run basic plays.
9:41AM ( 3 hours ago )
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US stocks mixed as investors assess earnings, deal news; Twitter climbs on cost-cutting
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are mixed on Tuesday as investors assess the latest deal news and company earnings reports. Twitter rose after announcing that it would lay off staff as it strives to turn...
12:26PM ( 20 minutes ago )
Less skin: Playboy to stop running pictures of completely naked women; 'It's just passe'
NEW YORK (AP) — Playboy is about to find out how many people really do read it for the articles.The magazine that helped usher in the sexual revolution in the 1950s and '60s by bringing nudity into li...
12:22PM ( 24 minutes ago )
Apple adds Retina displays to iMacs, redesigns Magic devices
NEW YORK (AP) — Apple is adding Retina displays to its iMacs, which will enhance the text and the image quality of photos and videos.The Cupertino, California-based company said its 21.5-inch iMac wil...
11:13AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Casino mogul Steve Wynn leans Republican but calls Democratic debate hosting a point of pride
LAS VEGAS (AP) — In this battleground state, divisions along the politically split Las Vegas Strip aren't as bright as the lights. But they are there, inside board rooms and executive offices.Casino m...
12:16PM ( 30 minutes ago )
Julianne Moore rallies entertainment industry to join movement to stop gun violence
NEW YORK (AP) — Actress Julianne Moore is rallying the entertainment industry to help end gun violence.Moore has announced the formation of the Everytown Creative Council.She says it's an effort to or...
11:58AM ( 48 minutes ago )
Daniel Craig gives his James Bond persona a break to inspect UN's demining work in Cyprus
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Daniel Craig's globetrotting has brought him to Cyprus — but not to film any scenes as super spy James Bond.The British actor was on the eastern Mediterranean island Tuesday to...
11:45AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Austin Dillon wins to sweep Charlotte Xfinity races
Austin Dillon lit up the field to win Saturday night’s Drive for the Cure 300 for his fourth NASCAR Xfinity Series victory of the year, sweeping both of the seasons Xfinity races at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
By Pete McCole
12:13AM ( 3 days ago )
Banks County pallet mill destroyed by fire
It took firefighters about five and one-half hours to bring a fire at a Banks County industry under control overnight.
4:13AM ( 8 hours ago )