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Wednesday July 29th, 2015 9:37AM
Demorest discusses how to help Sweet Breads help downtown
The Demorest City Council is trying to figure how to best help the business they hope will anchor the downtown district.
9:03AM ( 34 minutes ago )
Battle flag supporters plan rally at Stone Mountain Park
The Confederate battle flag has been under fire lately, and now Confederate flag supporters have planned a rally at Stone Mountain Park for Saturday, August 1.
8:19AM ( 1 hour ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
Two vehicle crash on Dawsonville Hwy. injures three, one critically
A two-vehicle crash on Dawsonville Highway near Ahaluna Drive Tuesday evening injured three people, one of them critically, according to Gainesville emergency officials.
5:21AM ( 4 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
Demorest voters could be asked to decide liquor by the drink
The Demorest City Council has been asked to consider allowing sale of distilled spirits by the drink.
10:13PM ( 11 hours ago )
Suwanee Dep. Police Chief leaving for Peachtree City
The city of Suwanee is losing a Deputy Police Chief and the city of Peachtree Corners is gaining a new Chief.
7:29PM ( 14 hours ago )
Ex-Habersham County deputy sheriff pleads 'not guilty' in botched raid
A former Habersham County deputy sheriff has entered a "not guilty" plea to charges of providing false information to get a warrant that led to a botched raid in which a toddler was critically injured.
4:54PM ( 16 hours ago )
Lanier Tech student to serve with American Dental Hygiene Assn.
A Lanier Technical College (LTC) Dental Hygiene student, Chelsea Veal, has been selected to serve with the American Dental Hygiene Association (ADHA.
9:13AM ( 24 minutes ago )
State back-to-school sales tax holiday begins Fri.
A two-day back-to-school sales tax holiday begins Friday in Georgia.
8:54AM ( 43 minutes ago )
Health care spending to accelerate, US report says
WASHINGTON (AP) — It's lasted six years. But now welcome relief from rising U.S. health care costs seems to be winding down.
8:29AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Correction: Lake Erie Algae story
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — In a story July 28 about toxins in lakes, The Associated Press reported erroneously on the affiliation of Milt Miller. He is restoration manager for Grand Lake St. Marys, not Lake...
9:35AM ( 1 minute ago )
Conservative move against Boehner a sign of discontent
WASHINGTON (AP) — An effort by a conservative Republican to strip House Speaker John Boehner of his position as the top House leader is largely symbolic, but is a sign of discontent among the more con...
9:22AM ( 14 minutes ago )
Tom Brady: 'I did nothing wrong' in Deflategate
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Tom Brady vowed to fight his four-game suspension for the scandal known as Deflategate, writing Wednesday in a 507-word Facebook post: "I did nothing wrong, and no one in the...
9:21AM ( 15 minutes ago )
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Quinn taking up-tempo approach to rebuilding Falcons
As Seattle's defensive coordinator, Dan Quinn helped lead Seattle to two straight Super Bowls, including one championship. Quinn opens his first training camp as Falcons coach on Friday trying to overhaul Atlanta's woeful unit.
2:52PM ( 5 hours from now )
Orioles' Davis homers twice, rough up Braves, Teheren
Chris Davis homered twice and drove in five runs, and the Baltimore Orioles cruised past the Atlanta Braves 7-3 on Tuesday night for their fourth straight victory.
7:41AM ( 1 hour ago )
Roger Goodell upholds Tom Brady's 4-game suspension
NEW YORK (AP) — The commissioner pointed to concealed evidence. The team described it as a folly. And the agent added sham to the lexicon of "Deflategate."Then the players' union said it would take it...
12:33AM ( 9 hours ago )
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US strength helps Goodyear top expectations
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. on Wednesday reported a drop in second-quarter profit as a strong U.S. dollar cut into international sales, but the results beat Wall Street expectati...
8:53AM ( 43 minutes ago )
MasterCard meets 2Q profit forecasts
PURCHASE, N.Y. (AP) — MasterCard Inc. (MA) on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $921 million.The Purchase, New York-based company said it had net income of 81 cents per share. Earnings,...
8:21AM ( 1 hour ago )
Greece's Tsipras: party rebels could force early election
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's prime minister warned rebels in his radical left Syriza party Wednesday that he would have to call early elections if they keep opposing key reforms demanded for a new i...
7:58AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Lifetime TV to feature several touring Broadway shows
NEW YORK (AP) — Lifetime TV's "The Balancing Act" will feature several touring Broadway shows this summer, including behind-the-curtain peeks on "Kinky Boots," ''Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella," '...
7:50AM ( 1 hour ago )
TV depiction of Colombia's only saint angers her devotees
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — For weeks, billboards on buses and television spots have been announcing what promises to be Colombia's next big prime-time sensation.But the planned debut Wednesday of a TV so...
6:50AM ( 2 hours ago )
Trevor Noah takes on racism, skips politics in standup gig
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — In an hour-long comedy set, Trevor Noah hit the kind of social satire notes to be expected of Jon Stewart's "Daily Show" heir.Noah riffed at length Tuesday night about blac...
5:25AM ( 4 hours ago )
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Guasch, Kimber-Smith take PC victory at Lime Rock
Winners of the two longest races on the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship schedule, Mike Guasch and Tom Kimber-Smith gave PR1/Mathiasen Motorsports the Prototype Challenge (PC) victory at the shortest track, capturing Saturday’s Northeast Grand Prix at Lime Rock Park.
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GHCC schedules annual healthcare reform update
The Greater Hall Chamber's Annual Healthcare Reform Community Update is set for Tuesday, August 25 from 8:00 a.m.  12:00 p.m. at the Brenau Downtown Center Theatre.
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1:40PM ( 3 days ago )