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Sunday May 29th, 2016 1:33PM
Braselton hospital first in state for StormReady certification
The Braselton campus of the Northeast Georgia Medical Center has been designated with the StormReady certification from the National Weather Service.
1:30PM ( 3 minutes ago )
City of Oakwood prepares for widening of Old Oakwood Road
The city of Oakwood is planning to widen a portion of Old Oakwood Road to improve traffic operations along the commercial corridor.
10:30AM ( 3 hours ago )
Two injured in Saturday wreck on Queen City Parkway
Two people were taken to Northeast Georgia Medical Center Saturday afternoon following a wreck on Queen City Parkway.
10:06AM ( 3 hours ago )
New pier to be built at Sims Lake Park in Suwanee
Officials in Suwanee have given approval for a new pier to be built at Sims Lake Park.
7:00AM ( 6 hours ago )
Woman's body found in Lake Lanier
Gainesville police recovered a woman's body from Lake Lanier near Lanier Point Park Saturday afternoon.
7:50PM ( 17 hours ago )
Four people arrested after Hall drug agents uncover meth lab
Four people have been arrested after a small methamphetamine lab was found earlier this week in the crawl space of a house in North Hall.
6:00PM ( 19 hours ago )
Hall school among those receiving grants from Tanger Outlets
A Hall County school is one of six schools in the area named recipients of a TangerKIDS Grant.
12:00PM ( 1 hour ago )
Hundreds expected for three-county chamber event on Lake Lanier
Hundreds of chamber members from the Cumming-Forsyth County, Gwinnett and Greater Hall chambers will unite for a unique after hours networking experience on Tuesday from 5:00-7:00 at Lake Lanier Islands.
9:00AM ( 4 hours ago )
Lakeview seniors receive $4.7M in non-Hope scholarships
The 53 seniors who recently graduated from Gainesville's Lakeview Academy are the recipients of more than $4.7 million in non-Hope scholarships.
9:00PM ( 16 hours ago )
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Local/State
Altered state: Border redraw movs 19 homes in the Carolinas
South Carolina and North Carolina have redrawn the border between the two states with GPS technology that allows them to confirm the boundary lines established more than 200 years ago down to the centimeter
1:09PM ( 23 minutes ago )
German, French leaders mark 100 years since Battle of Verdun
France's president and Germany's chancellor want their countries' improbable friendship to be a source of hope for today's fractured Europe as they commemorate the centenary of the longest battle of World War I
12:44PM ( 48 minutes ago )
German nationalist slammed over black soccer player comment
A top member of a rising German nationalist party has drawn sharp criticism for reportedly saying that many people wouldn't want Jerome Boateng, a Germany national soccer team player whose father was born in Ghana, as their neighbor
12:32PM ( 1 hour ago )
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National
Baseball: Panthers, Dragons dominate Region 8-AAA All-Region selections
Region 8-AAA continued to be a major player in Class AAA in 2016 with Jackson County getting within one win of the state championship round.
9:23AM ( 4 hours ago )
Golf: Ralston, Forrester amongst 11 area golfers named All-State
Gainesville's Spencer Ralston was named Class AAAAA boys player of the year, while North Hall's Bartley Forrester was named first team for Class AAAA boys in the 2016 Georgia High School Golf Coaches Association (GHSGCA) All-State team released this week.
9:01AM ( 4 hours ago )
The hype is back at Indy and everyone wants to win the 100th
Tony Kanaan spent the final practice before the Indianapolis 500 talking to the race track. He wanted to be kind to the old lady, to land in her good graces before the historic 100th running of "The Greatest Spectacle In Racing."
9:00AM ( 4 hours ago )
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Sports
Depp's 'Alice' bombs, 'X-Men: Apocalypse' on top with $65M
Johnny Depp's "Alice Through the Looking Glass" bombed over the Memorial Day weekend, while "X-Men: Apocalypse" debuted on top with an estimated $65 million.
12:29PM ( 1 hour ago )
Students seeking sugar daddies for tuition, rent
As the price of tuition and rent rises, so does the apparent popularity of dating websites to find a "sugar daddy."
11:37AM ( 1 hour ago )
Uganda, South Korea leaders sign co-operation agreements
Uganda and South Korea have signed cooperation agreements that officials here will lead to the
9:54AM ( 3 hours ago )
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Business
The Latest: Power penalized for pits incident with Kanaan
Power penalized for pits incident with Kanaan at Indy 500
1:21PM ( 11 minutes ago )
The Latest: Townsend Bell, a Indy 500 dark horse
Townsend Bell is an intriguing dark horse in the Indy 500
1:11PM ( 21 minutes ago )
The Latest: The 100th Indy 500 starts clean, Lazier stalled
The start of the 100th Indianapolis 500 has been the cleanest in recent years, every driver settling their nerves during what is always a tense few laps around the historic speedway
12:53PM ( 39 minutes ago )
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Foyt still having fun as popular figure at Indianapolis 500
A.J. Foyt has always enjoyed a good show. He once famously took a hammer and pounded on his car during a race. He has thrown computers, helmets and sometimes punches, never worrying about beating up on his rivals.
By Michael Marot-AP Sports Writer
12:00PM ( 3 days ago )