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Sunday August 28th, 2016 12:37PM
History Center, Cottrell Foundation to provide free online content to schools
A recent donation will allow Northeast Georgia History Center to begin offering live-to-classroom broadcasts and other content next month for social studies and history classes in northeast Georgia.
12:00PM ( 37 minutes ago )
Veteran Gainesville insurance executive dies at 85
A veteran Gainesville insurance executive, Ed Parks, died Saturday at the age of 85.
9:00AM ( 3 hours ago )
Suspect allegedly ran over Statham Police officer during traffic stop
A female suspect is wanted for allegedly dragging and running over a Statham Police officer with her car during a traffic stop Saturday.
6:34AM ( 6 hours ago )
Suwanee updates alcohol ordinance to accommodate churches in shopping centers
The city of Suwanee has updated its alcohol ordinance to reflect state law regarding the distance between churches and businesses that serve alcohol, a side effect of churches springing up in shopping centers.
5:54AM ( 6 hours ago )
Hall planning board to hear rezoning request next month regarding agri-entertainment venue
The Hall County Planning Commission is scheduled to hear a rezoning request next month for a 16.7-acre tract of land in East Hall where an agri-entertainment venue is planned.
12:01AM ( 12 hours ago )
PHOTO GALLERY: Barbecue competition fills gullets while supporting local charities
The Hawgin' on Lanier festival combines family fun and delicious barbecue for all to enjoy.
9:08PM ( 15 hours ago )
For third straight year, a UNG biology student earns National Institutes of Health scholarship
Megan Andres, a junior at the University of North Georgia, has been selected for the National Institutes of Health Undergraduate Scholarship Program, marking the third year in a row that a UNG biology student has been chosen.
12:00PM ( 37 minutes ago )
2 United pilots suspected of being drunk arrested in Glasgow
Police and airline officials say two United Airlines pilots have been arrested for suspected drunkenness before they were to fly 141 passengers from Glasgow in Scotland to the U.S. city of Newark, New Jersey
10:30AM ( 2 hours ago )
Gardening conference planned in Gainesville
Hall County Master Gardeners and the Hall County School System will host a gardening conference in Gainesville next month.
9:00AM ( 3 hours ago )
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In flooded Louisiana city, even modest recovery raises hope
Even the most modest signs of recovery are lifting weary spirits in Denham Springs, a Baton Rouge suburb at the epicenter of the catastrophic flooding in south Louisiana
12:32PM ( 4 minutes ago )
CBS' Charles Osgood to end 22 years as 'Sunday Morning' host
Charles Osgood, who has said "good morning" to his audience every Sunday for 22 years, will say "goodbye" as host of "CBS News Sunday Morning" in September
11:48AM ( 49 minutes ago )
More exhausting than a five-setter: Protecting the US Open
With more than 700,000 fans expected, the U.S. Open tennis tournament poses unique security challenges for officials charged with making the grounds safe
11:38AM ( 58 minutes ago )
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Falcons sign two-time pro bowler Dashon Goldson
The Atlanta Falcons added safety depth by signing veteran Dashon Goldson...
8:29AM ( 4 hours ago )
Is Johnson ready to make a charge in the Chase?
Jimmie Johnson was looking for a glimmer of hope, and he found it in Friday afternoon’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series qualifying session at Michigan International Speedway.
8:00AM ( 4 hours ago )
McDowell gets first NASCAR Xfinity win at Road America
Michael McDowell’s Twitter handle is @Mc_Driver. After Saturday, he may want to consider changing it — to something like @Mc_Winner.
1:05AM ( 11 hours ago )
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The Latest: 6 bodies found in past 2 days in quake-hit town
A spokesman for firefighters says that rescue workers have found six bodies over the past two days from the rubble of Amatrice, the hardest hit of three towns struck by the recent earthquake in Italy
11:05AM ( 1 hour ago )
MTV VMAs to feature Kanye West, Rihanna, Britney Spears
The 2016 MTV Video Music Awards is returning to New York City on Sunday, where Kanye West will compete for the top prize with his controversial "Famous" video and performers include Britney Spears and Rihanna
10:21AM ( 2 hours ago )
The Latest: Firefighters retrieve items from quake-hit homes
Firefighters are entering earthquake-damaged homes in Italy to retrieve a few items cherished by their owners, hoping it will give comfort to those who have lost homes and loved ones
10:04AM ( 2 hours ago )
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2 Chicago men charged in shooting of NBA star Wade's cousin
Chicago police say two brothers have been charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of the cousin of NBA star Dwyane Wade as she was walking to register her children for school
11:23AM ( 1 hour ago )
Fellaini comes to aid of United fan after late goal
With his injury-time goal, Marcus Rashford was the match-winner for Manchester United at Hull in the Premier League
10:41AM ( 1 hour ago )
Italian museums giving Sunday proceeds to rebuild quake zone
Italy's state museums are donating their proceeds Sunday to relief and reconstruction efforts in the area devastated by an earthquake
3:51AM ( 8 hours ago )
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Rosberg's chance for points as Hamilton expects grid penalty
While Formula One leader Lewis Hamilton expects to swallow a severe grid penalty at the Belgian Grand Prix this weekend, Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg hopes to take advantage.
By Jerome Pugmire - AP Sports Writer
4:11PM ( 2 days ago )
Trump calls on GOP to improve African-American outreach
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said Saturday that his party must do a better job appealing to African-American voters and that he wants the GOP to become their political home as it was in the era of Abraham Lincoln.
By The Associated Press
5:37PM ( 4 days ago )