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Saturday May 30th, 2015 2:21PM
Forsyth Co. deputies ID two separate fatal crash victims
Forsyth County authorities have released the identities in two fatal crashes that happened on Friday.
1:20PM ( 1 hour ago )
Suwanee looking for new Planning Division Director
The city of Suwanee is looking for a new Planning Division Director after the departure of Matt Dickison.
12:30PM ( 1 hour ago )
By Brian Stewart
State first-time UI claims at lowest level since 2000
The number of initial claims for unemployment insurance in April in Georgia hit the lowest level since June 2000, with Gainesville among the places leading the way.
11:30AM ( 2 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN Staff
Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley enters Democratic race for president
BALTIMORE (AP) — Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley enters Democratic race for president.
10:58AM ( 3 hours ago )
Gainesville Councilwoman Bruner will run for re-election
Gainesville City Councilwoman Ruth Bruner confirmed Saturday that she will run for re-election to her Ward 5 post.
10:16AM ( 4 hours ago )
Pedestrian who allegedly caused Sardis Rd. wreck identified
The pedestrian who allegedly caused a wreck on Sardis Road near Gainesville Thursday that left five people injured has been identified.
8:47AM ( 5 hours ago )
Retrial of suspended DeKalb County CEO set for Monday
The retrial of a suspended DeKalb County official accused of pressuring vendors for campaign contributions is set to begin next week.
1:03PM ( 1 hour ago )
VIDEO: Downtown Gainesville Farmers Market opens for 2015 season
Summer means fresh fruits and vegetables across north Georgia, and thanks to farmers markets that have now opened, citizens now have several places to buy those items right from the source.
12:00PM ( 2 hours ago )
Tennessee man pleads guilty to defrauding northwest Ga. bank
Federal prosecutors say a Tennessee man has pleaded guilty defrauding a northwest Georgia bank in a home loan scheme.
11:52AM ( 2 hours ago )
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Victims of FIFA's scandal: small clubs, youth, local leagues
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The accused in the FIFA scandal are easy to spot: globe-trotting executives charged with diverting millions meant to build the game to their personal accounts. Those who feel vic...
2:00PM ( 20 minutes ago )
Will new focus on rape kit tests put thousands behind bars?
The evidence piled up for years, abandoned in police property rooms, warehouses and crime labs. Now, tens of thousands of sexual assault kits are giving up their secrets — and rapists who've long rema...
1:44PM ( 36 minutes ago )
B.B. King funeral to take place Saturday in Mississippi
INDIANOLA, Miss. (AP) — Hundreds of people are filling a church in the Mississippi Delta for the funeral of B.B. King, who rose from sharecropper in the area's flat cotton fields to worldwide fame as...
1:36PM ( 44 minutes ago )
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National
VIDEO: Spring sports standouts provided countless memories for area fans
It's been an incredible few months on the prep sports scene... And we've been lucky enough to see a lot of it in person.
11:48AM ( 2 hours ago )
2015 baseball season will go down in history
The 2015 high school baseball season will long be remembered...
10:29AM ( 3 hours ago )
Third time could be the charm for Truex, Jr. at Dover
If there’s a “home game” for Martin Truex, Jr., Dover is it
8:00AM ( 6 hours ago )
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Sports
AP Interview: France warns climate change threatens security
PARIS (AP) — Climate change is a threat to international security, France's influential Environment Minister Segolene Royal warned Saturday — adopting an unusually hawkish stance as she heads to the U...
1:18PM ( 1 hour ago )
Gailey kicks off Cornelia Summer Concert Series
Country music artist Gina Gailey and her band kicked off the Cornelia Summer Concert Series Friday night.
8:59AM ( 5 hours ago )
Carl's, Hardee's CEO: Not all models know how to eat burgers
NEW YORK (AP) — Carl's Jr. and Hardee's ads starring nearly naked women have become a part of American culture, according to Andy Puzder, CEO of the chains' parent company."People watch for the ads, a...
12:46AM ( 13 hours ago )
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Business
CBS' Bob Schieffer is ready for retirement
WASHINGTON (AP) — At 78, Bob Schieffer is entitled to reminisce about the "good old days" of reporting. He believes young people coming into the business can also learn from them.Schieffer will host C...
1:19PM ( 1 hour ago )
Maine man to explore final resting places of poets in South
FREEPORT, Maine (AP) — A former teacher who travels the country to document the final resting places of poets is looking forward to calling attention to African-American poets on a tour of the South a...
9:49AM ( 4 hours ago )
Who? Townshend, Springsteen, Daltrey jam at NYC event
NEW YORK (AP) — Bruce Springsteen called Pete Townshend "the greatest rhythm guitarist of all-time," told a story about attending his first Who concert as a pimply-faced teenager and joined Townshend...
11:17PM ( 15 hours ago )
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McRee hangs on for Whynot NeSmith Late Model win
Justin McRee of Woodstock, Ala. overcame brake issues to capture a close win Saturday night in the Salute To The Navy 40 for the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series Touring Division at Whynot Motorsports Park in Meridian, MS.
By Roby Helm
8:00AM ( 3 days ago )
Jackson EMC participates in large solar installation
Jackson EMC President/CEO Chip Jakins announced Wednesday that its renewable energy supplier, Green Power EMC, has reached an agreement to purchase the full output of a new 52-Megawatt solar array planned for construction in Jeff Davis County near Hazlehurst.
6:24PM ( 2 days ago )