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Friday February 5th, 2016 5:14PM
4:20PM ( 54 minutes ago ) News Alert
Missing Rabun County teen located
A missing teenager from Rabun County has been located, according to officials with the Rabun County Sheriff's Office.
4:21PM ( 52 minutes ago )
Georgia Supreme Court to hear Hart County case Monday
A woman seeking to visit the father she claims is in poor health in Hart County is scheduled to have her appeal heard next week by the Georgia Supreme Court.
2:46PM ( 2 hours ago )
No injuries reported in Gillsville Highway mobile home fire
​The occupants of a single-wide mobile home escaped the building off of Ga. 323 or Gillsville Highway Friday morning before Hall County Firefighters arrived.
10:47AM ( 6 hours ago )
Buford home destroyed by early morning fire
A house on Chatham Crest Lane in Buford was destroyed by fire early Friday morning, according to Gwinnett County Fire Department officials.
10:11AM ( 7 hours ago )
Banks County inmate death ruled suicide
The Alto woman who died while incarcerated at the Banks County Jail died of self-inflicted injuries.
10:07AM ( 7 hours ago )
Law enforcement, community pause to remember fallen K-9
A Habersham County Sheriff's Office K-9 who lost his life in a fire at his handler's home last week was remembered Thursday afternoon.
10:32PM ( 18 hours ago )
PHOTO GALLERY: Go Red luncheon teaches women the value of heart health
Hundreds of women participated Friday afternoon in the first-ever Go Red for Women Luncheon in Gainesville.
2:30PM ( 2 hours ago )
30 dogs - 1 dead - found in west Forsyth area house
Forsyth County authorities said Friday no charges have been filed yet, but some could be forthcoming after dozens of dogs were found inside a dilapidated house recently.
11:16AM ( 5 hours ago )
Student-Parent information meeting planned for Hall schools' Early College @ Jones
Hall County Schools’ Early College @ Jones is hosting a Student-Parent Information meeting on Tuesday, February 9, at 7:00 p.m. at the district office in Gainesville.
9:15AM ( 7 hours ago )
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Thousands of Syrians have rushed toward the Turkish border, fleeing a fierce government offensive and intense Russian airstrikes near the northern city of Aleppo
BEIRUT (AP) — Thousands of Syrians rushed toward the Turkish border Friday, fleeing a fierce government offensive and intense Russian airstrikes near Syria's largest city of Aleppo.Turkey, an ally of...
5:09PM ( 3 minutes ago )
The Latest: Cook County Medical Examiner's office says five of the six people found dead in a Chicago home were stabbed to death
CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on six people found dead in a house on Chicago's South Side (all times local):4 p.m.The Cook County Medical Examiner's office says five of the six people found dead in a Chic...
5:00PM ( 12 minutes ago )
Ted Cruz has mapped out a path to the White House that all but ignores the boom in minority voters in America
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — Ted Cruz has mapped out a path to the White House that all but ignores the explosion of minority voters in America.The Texas senator's general election strategy depends almost...
4:58PM ( 14 minutes ago )
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Swimming: Porter, area hopefuls impress during championship preliminary races
Camille Porter -- and a host of other northeast Georgia-based swimmers -- served notice on Friday: They have medals in their sites.
7:54PM ( 2 hours from now )
(VIDEO) 2016 Signing Day reflections: Area stars inspire at annual FCA event
Dreams came true once again on Wednesday for area football players at what has become an inspiring annual National Signing Day event...
7:53PM ( 2 hours from now )
Swimming: Area standouts looking to build on recent success at state championships
For the past three years, swimmers from the Gainesville area have turned the GHSA swim and dive championships into their own personal medal parties.
6:42PM ( 1 hour from now )
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Sports
Stocks finish another down week sharply lower on worries that the risk of a recession in the US, while still low, is growing
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks posted steep losses Friday, ending the week with broad declines, as investors fretted over a report showing that U.S. job creation slowed last month.Technology stocks fell espec...
4:55PM ( 17 minutes ago )
Shares of Hollywood studio Lions Gate plunged Friday after it missed earnings expectations
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Shares of Hollywood studio Lions Gate plunged Friday after it missed earnings expectations due to the underperformance of the finale of "The Hunger Games" and investors fled as hope...
4:13PM ( 59 minutes ago )
Auto, student loans fuel US consumer borrowing in December
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumers in December increased their borrowing at the fastest pace in three months. The result suggests that consumer spending should remain strong in the coming months.Borrowi...
3:24PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Rihanna to perform at the Grammy Awards later this month
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rihanna is joining the list of performers at the Grammy Awards later this month.The soul diva is just out with a new single, "Work," which features the rapper Drake. CBS confirmed t...
4:51PM ( 21 minutes ago )
Rapper Meek Mill must serve 3 months of house arrest for parole violations that he blames on his erratic concert schedule but Philadelphia prosecutors link to his romance with girlfriend Nicki Minaj
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia judge is giving Robert Williams at least three months to earn back his status as rapper Meek Mill.Common Pleas Judge Genece Brinkley on Friday ordered Mill to serve...
4:47PM ( 25 minutes ago )
Every election cycle, it seems like music plays at a campaign rally and the artist who made it complains
NEW YORK (AP) — While waiting for Donald Trump to take the stage this week at a campaign rally in Exeter, New Hampshire, fans listened to a few hit songs by Adele, "Skyfall" and "Rolling in the Deep."...
4:38PM ( 34 minutes ago )
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Tony Stewart will miss the start of his final NASCAR season as he recovers from a fracture in his back
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tony Stewart will miss the start of his final NASCAR season after fracturing his back in an accident on an all-terrain vehicle, Stewart-Haas Racing said Thursday.The three-time...
3:13PM ( 1 day ago )
Hall Planning Commission sets tone for subdivision growth
The fact that three subdivisions were part of the Hall County Planning Commission’s agenda is an indication that the area’s economy is expanding.
10:46PM ( 3 days ago )