Thursday October 27th, 2016 4:45PM
Statham man arrested in counterfeit money investigation
‚ÄčA Winder Police Department special investigation into counterfeit money led to the Tuesday arrest of a Statham man, police said Thursday.
3:51PM ( 54 minutes ago )
Execution date set for convicted Lumpkin County murderer
The execution date has been set for a Lumpkin County man convicted of murder in 2001.
2:55PM ( 1 hour ago )
Gainesville City Council adds funding for Lake Lanier water quality testing to council meeting agenda
Renewal of an intergovernmental agreement between Forsyth County, Gwinnett County, Hall County and the City of Gainesville to pay the University of North Georgia to collect, test and analyze water samples is up for approval Tuesday after Thursday's work session.
10:48AM ( 5 hours ago )
Saturday voting statewide this week in Georgia
Saturday voting will take place statewide this week, giving Georgians an extra day to cast an early ballot for next month's General Election.
9:43AM ( 7 hours ago )
Driver cited after striking moving Habersham school bus
Three people were hurt when a vehicle struck the rear of a moving school bus on Ga. 365 near Mt. Airy early Thursday.
9:30AM ( 7 hours ago )
Post-election unity? Clinton and Trump won't say yet
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are refusing to commit to working with their ex-rival after the election, putting in question their abilities to heal the country's wounds after a volatile presidential race
8:37AM ( 8 hours ago )
UPS 3Q profit up 1 percent as US revenue increases
Delivery giant UPS reports that third-quarter profit inched up 1 percent on higher US revenue
3:51PM ( 53 minutes ago )
UNG, Lanier Tech presidents to speak at education summit Friday
Bonita C. Jacobs, president of the University of North Georgia, and Lanier Technical College President Ray Perren will speak Friday at the North Georgia Regional Education Summit in Cumming.
12:30PM ( 4 hours ago )
Applications for US unemployment benefits fall to 258,000
Fewer Americans sought unemployment aid last week
9:43AM ( 7 hours ago )
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Police begin arresting pipeline protesters in North Dakota
Armed soldiers and law enforcement officers dressed in riot gear began arresting protesters who had set up a camp on private land to block construction of the Dakota Access oil pipeline
4:21PM ( 23 minutes ago )
Amtrak to pay $265M for Philadelphia crash that killed 8
Amtrak will pay $265 million to settle claims related to a deadly May 2015 derailment in Philadelphia that killed eight people and injured more than 200 others
4:20PM ( 24 minutes ago )
Wisconsin student accused of assaulting 3 more women
A University of Wisconsin-Madison student already accused of sexually assaulting a woman at his apartment after a date has been charged with sexually assaulting three other women
4:17PM ( 27 minutes ago )
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Jefferson, Stephens County battle for chance to stake 8-AAAA claim
Both Jefferson and Stephens County know the window of opportunity to grab a Region 8-AAAA championship is open for the first time on Friday night...
6:17PM ( 1 hour from now )
Softball: Area teams begin final quest for state titles
It figures to be a grueling three-day gauntlett for all four of the northeast Georgia teams that advanced to the Elite 8 of the state softball tournament at the Olympic Softball Complex.
2:04PM ( 2 hours ago )
Volleyball: North Hall's historic season comes to an end; Buford moves on to title match
Buford volleyball will play for a second straight state title, while North Hall saw its historic run come to an end on Wednesday.
7:09AM ( 9 hours ago )
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Michigan men adopt stray dog, puppies at bachelor party
A group of men from Michigan have returned from a bachelor party in Tennessee with a dog and her litter of puppies
4:39PM ( 5 minutes ago )
Health law consumers face least choice in program's history
About one-third of US counties will only have 1 health marketplace insurer next year; lowest since program started
4:29PM ( 15 minutes ago )
The Latest: Wealthy donors pump money into Senate races
Wealthy donors have pumped more than $50 million in last-minute cash into competitive Senate races as Republicans try to hang onto their slim majority
4:16PM ( 28 minutes ago )
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Fox boss: We want to keep Megyn Kelly
Fox boss Rupert Murdoch says he wants to keep Megyn Kelly, but if she leaves there's a deep bench of talent to replace her
4:09PM ( 35 minutes ago )
More changes await Twitter users as service tries to grow
Twitter users are bound to see changes as the beleaguered communications service tries to broaden its appeal to more people and advertisers
4:06PM ( 39 minutes ago )
Wisconsin student charged with assaulting 3 more women
A University of Wisconsin-Madison student already accused of sexually assaulting a woman at his apartment after a date has been charged with sexually assaulting three other women
4:00PM ( 44 minutes ago )
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Have you had a vehicle recalled and subsequently repaired for an airbag defect?
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Trey Starks sweeps to USCS Sprint Car win at Charlotte
Trey Starks proved to be the man to beat over the weekend, as he powered to the USCS Sprint Car Series victory Saturday night at The Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
By Series PR
2:00PM ( 2 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 ( 19 hours ago )