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Snow possible across north Georgia Monday, Tuesday
Snow is possible across north Georgia Monday and Tuesday, according to the National Weather Service, but little or no accumulation is expected in the Gainesville area.
3:01PM ( 1 hour ago )
Local audiologist discusses newly diagnosed disorder where chewing noises send sufferers into rage
Do the sounds of chewing, throat clearing, coughing and sniffling send you into a rage? Are you unable to "just tune out" the sound of a ticking clock, or a co-worker drumming their finger nails on their desk? If so, you might have misophonia (alternately called Selective Sound Sensitivity Syndrome).
2:04PM ( 2 hours ago )
Early voting for presidential primaries begins Monday
​Early voting begins Monday in Hall County for the March 1 presidential primaries.
9:52AM ( 7 hours ago )
By Ken Stanford
Hall authorities continue firearms safety training for civilians
People new to owning or carrying a firearm have an free option when it comes to formalized training in Hall County.
6:46AM ( 10 hours ago )
By Derreck Booth
More than 20 people arrested by Georgia, Tennessee authorities on sex-related charges
Authorities say more than 20 people have been arrested on charges related to sex trafficking and online exploitation of children in Tennessee and Georgia.
6:00PM ( 22 hours ago )
By The Associated Press
Hall County plans discussion of South Hall traffic signals, maintenance of I-985 exits
Discussions involving the need for more traffic signals in the South Hall area and the maintenance of exits along I-985 in that part of the county are planned by the county commission Monday.
3:00PM ( 1 day ago )
University of North Georgia launches Center for Cyber Operations Education
A cybersecurity education initiative through the University of North Georgia (UNG) aims to strengthen workforce opportunities in Georgia and fill critical staffing shortages in private industry, as well as in the Georgia Army National Guard, the U.S. Army and entities at all levels of government.
3:00PM ( 1 hour ago )
VIDEO: Better late than never. A cold plunge into Lake Lanier
It was sunny but cold, both on the dock and in the water, Saturday as about 50 brave souls took to the waters of Lake Lanier for the annual Polar Bear Plunge.
12:26PM ( 4 hours ago )
School lockdowns now routine part of student life in Georgia
School lockdowns, and preparing for a possible intruder, have become a fact of life for many Georgia schools.
10:53PM ( 17 hours ago )
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Marco Rubio's uneven debate performance just days before Tuesday's New Hampshire primary has emboldened a trio of governors seeking to stem his rise in the Republican race for president
BEDFORD, N.H. (AP) — Marco Rubio's uneven debate performance just days before Tuesday's New Hampshire primary has emboldened a trio of governors seeking to stem his rise in the Republican race for pre...
4:39PM ( 12 minutes ago )
Turkey says it has reached the end of its "capacity to absorb" refugees but will continue taking them in, as it faces mounting pressure to open its border to tens of thousands of Syrians who have fled a government onslaught
KILIS, Turkey (AP) — Turkey has reached the end of its "capacity to absorb" refugees but will continue to take them in, the deputy premier said Sunday, as his country faced mounting pressure to open i...
4:34PM ( 17 minutes ago )
Ted Cruz's appeal among the base is relying, at least in part, by endorsements from some of the far right tea party wing of the Republican Party who oppose gay marriage and an evangelical leader who has described Hitler as a hunter of Jews sent by Go
PETERBOROUGH, N.H. (AP) — Some politicians run from polarizing endorsements. Ted Cruz seeks them out.The Texas senator's strength in the 2016 Republican presidential primary is drawn, at least in part...
4:28PM ( 23 minutes ago )
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Wrestling: Area wrestlers take down next step toward Traditional titles
Northeast Georgia area wrestlers took the next step toward possible state titles Saturday in Traditional Sectionals held around the state...
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STATE CHAMP: Jefferson's Porter wins GHSA 100 freestyle title
Jefferson’s Camille Porter had a big day Saturday at the 2016 Georgia High School Association swimming championships at the McCauley Aquatic Center at Georgia Tech... (PHOTO GALLERY FROM AREA COMPETITORS IN ATLANTA INCLUDED.)
8:51AM ( 8 hours ago )
Boys basketball: Riverside notches 8-AA's top seed, first state berth since 2009-10
The Riverside Military basketball team completed an impressive regular season on Saturday.
11:06PM ( 17 hours ago )
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"Kung Fu Panda 3" led the box office over Super Bowl weekend, while the Coen brothers' "Hail, Caesar!" and the Jane Austin-monster mashup "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies" follow distantly behind
NEW YORK (AP) — The Coen brothers' "Hail, Caesar!" and the Jane Austen-monster mashup "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies" followed distantly behind "Kung Fu Panda 3," which remained on top of the box of...
4:25PM ( 26 minutes ago )
Step back, Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos; advertisers are also duking it out over the Super Bowl
NEW YORK (AP) — Game on. On advertising's biggest night, Super Bowl ads are aiming for optimism.An Audi ad will show an aging astronaut getting reinvigorated by driving an Audi to the tune of David Bo...
2:57PM ( 1 hour ago )
A Q&A with Chet Kanojia, founder of a startup that wants to compete with cable's Internet offerings
NEW YORK (AP) — Chet Kanojia, the founder of startup TV service Aereo, has a new offering that could shake up the cable industry again. His new Internet service, Starry, would compete with cable compa...
2:15PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Alicia Keys was energetic when she performed for a loud and excited audience at a pre-Super Bowl party, but she also got serious at the top of her show
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Alicia Keys was energetic when she performed for a loud and excited audience at a pre-Super Bowl party, but she also got serious at the top of her show.Keys opened her performance...
4:12PM ( 39 minutes ago )
The 43rd annual Annie Awards were a joyous affair for "Inside Out."
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The 43rd annual Annie Awards were a joyous affair for "Inside Out."The Pixar release won the Annies' top honor and 10 awards altogether at the ceremony Saturday evening at UCLA's Ro...
2:17PM ( 2 hours ago )
British officials are seeking to reassure the public after a movie stunt featuring an exploding London bus sparks some concerns
LONDON (AP) — A bus has exploded in central London — but this time it's only for a movie.City officials Sunday reassured the public that the explosion was a movie stunt for "The Foreigner" starring Ja...
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IndyCar officials are putting rear wing beam flaps on the 2016 cars in hopes of creating safer racing
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — IndyCar officials are trying to make racing safer and more appealing in 2016.After spending a busy offseason trying to stop cars from flipping and limiting the dangers of flying de...
6:30PM ( 4 days ago )
UPDATED: Union General Hospital CEO, physician among six arrested; hospital issues statement
The CEO of a hospital in Union County was arrested Thursday afternoon by Union County sheriff's deputies, along with four other hospital employees and one former employee.
By Brian Stewart, Bryan Pirkle
8:17PM ( 2 days ago )