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Monday May 25th, 2015 7:48PM
Baseball: Gettys gem puts Red Elephants one win from AAAAA title
Gainesville’s Jonathan Gettys pitched a two-hit masterpiece to lead the Red Elephants to a 6-2 win over Greenbrier Monday in Game 1 of their best-of-three Class AAAAA state championship series.
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Child airlifted to hospital after falling into pool
A four-year-old child was revived by family members after reportedly falling into a swimming pool in Banks County.
6:43PM ( 1 hour ago )
Lula remembers on Memorial Day
With prayer, song and inspired speech, the City of Lula, its citizens and veterans joined the nation in remembering the nation's war dead this Memorial Day.
3:08PM ( 4 hours ago )
VIDEO: Memorial Day Tribute
As we honor our fallen service men and women, Commander of the Hall County Sheriff's Office Honor Guard, Jonathan Jackson, takes a moment to talk of the importance of Memorial Day and discuss what message we should take away as we remember our fallen heroes.
3:08PM ( 4 hours ago )
University of North Georgia softball team wins national championship
Junior pitcher Courtney Poole struck out four while giving up just two hits to lead the University of North Georgia softball team to a 5-0 win against Dixie State and the program's first national title.
2:51PM ( 4 hours ago )
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One person killed, another injured in Cornelia traffic accident
The Georgia State Patrol has released new details in a wreck that killed one person and injured another Monday morning in Habersham County.
2:40PM ( 5 hours ago )
Police arrest man after car involved in two police chases
Officials said a state trooper fired at a suspect during a chase, but no one was injured.
3:16PM ( 4 hours ago )
VIDEO: Gainesville Memorial Day parade draws hundreds
Civilians and service members came together and lined Green Street in Gainesville Monday morning for the annual Memorial Day Parade.
12:15PM ( 7 hours ago )
WATCH: UNG Softball competes. in program's first D-II softball NC
The University of North Georgia softball team is on its way to play for its first-ever NCAA Division II National Championship.
11:38AM ( 8 hours ago )
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Actress, comedian Anne Meara, nominated for 4 Emmys, dies
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anne Meara, the loopy, lovable comedian who launched a standup career with husband Jerry Stiller in the 1950s and found success as an actress in films, on TV and the stage, has died...
7:09PM ( 38 minutes ago )
Charter nears deal for Time Warner Cable
Charter Communications Inc. is close to buying Time Warner Cable for about $55 billion, according to two people familiar with the negotiations.The people spoke on condition of anonymity Monday because...
6:45PM ( 1 hour ago )
AP PHOTOS: US reflects on veterans' sacrifices
During Memorial Day observances at Arlington National Cemetery, President Barack Obama spoke about the sacrifices made by the nation's veterans — and felt by their loved ones.Referring to "Gold Star"...
6:41PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Big Red championship vets hope Gainesville can get back to promised land this week
Wayne Vickery coached his way to five state championships with Gainesville baseball -- and the outgoing Gainesville High athletic director sees similarities between one of those title winners and the 2015 squad.
3:00PM ( 4 hours ago )
Hawks cry foul over Horford's ejection from Game 3
CLEVELAND (AP) — Al Horford threw an elbow at Matthew Dellavedova during the game.He saved a few more shots for Cleveland's scrappy guard afterward.Horford was assessed a Flagrant 2 foul and tossed fr...
1:51AM ( 17 hours ago )
Fuel mileage gamble gives Edwards Charlotte victory
Carl Edwards rolled the dice and came up a winner as he stretched out his fuel just enough to cover the 600-mile distance to snap a 31-race winless streak and collect his first victory of the season in Sunday night’s Coca Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
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Woman hanging on Shell ship since Friday ends drill protest
BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — The woman who had been hanging off the anchor chain of a support ship that is part of Royal Dutch Shell's plans to explore for oil in the Arctic Ocean ended her dayslong prote...
4:13PM ( 3 hours ago )
Latest in food-track tech: Swipe a code, meet your fisherman
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — After eyeing a piece of haddock on the supermarket counter, a customer scans a code and finds out the fish was caught in the waters of Georges Bank and learns the name of the fi...
3:00PM ( 4 hours ago )
In Rhode Island, residents gush about paid family leave
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — As President Barack Obama pushes for a federal law to get paid leave to care for a new baby or an ailing relative, residents of one of the three states that already provide it...
2:32PM ( 5 hours ago )
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Lawyer says allegations B.B. King was poisoned 'ridiculous'
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Two B.B. King heirs who've been most outspoken about the blues legend's care in his final days are accusing King's two closest aides of poisoning him, but the attorney for King's esta...
7:24PM ( 23 minutes ago )
Agent: 'Lawrence of Arabia' star Omar Sharif has Alzheimer's
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Legendary "Lawrence of Arabia" actor Omar Sharif is battling Alzheimer's disease, his agent Steve Kenis confirmed to The Associated Press on Monday.No additional details were provid...
5:58PM ( 1 hour ago )
Emmylou Harris, Rodney Crowell together again for new album
NEW YORK (AP) — Even though the server got his order wrong, Rodney Crowell waits patiently for his egg-white omelet. He chats with Emmylou Harris as she picks at her grapefruit, revealing his easygoin...
3:40PM ( 4 hours ago )
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NASCAR Notebook: Hamlin hopes to sweep Charlotte
Denny Hamlin had one million reasons to smile Saturday.
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Lula remembers on Memorial Day
With prayer, song and inspired speech, the City of Lula, its citizens and veterans joined the nation in remembering the nation's war dead this Memorial Day.
3:08PM ( 4 hours ago )
UNG plans to occupy top floor of Cumming City Hall
Due to program and enrollment growth at its Cumming Campus, the University of North Georgia plans to lease the top floor of the Cumming City Hall for its Master of Business Administration and continuing education and professional development programs, that according to Associate Vice President of University Relations Kate Maine.
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