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Monday May 30th, 2016 4:41PM
White County dedicates Veterans Memorial to honor 34 fallen residents
About 300 people gathered in Cleveland Monday for a Memorial Day observance with a special bonus — dedication of the White County Veterans Memorial.
4:01PM ( 40 minutes ago )
DEPUTY: Double shooting in Forsyth County is domestic-related
​Forsyth County authorities said a double shooting incident early Monday morning was the result of a domestic-related incident.
1:35PM ( 3 hours ago )
PHOTO GALLERY: Gainesville, Hall County remember fallen military during Memorial Day
In public parks and at church services, Hall County residents took time Sunday to remember U.S. military members who offered the ultimate sacrifice in battle.
1:00PM ( 3 hours ago )
By B.J. Williams
PHOTO GALLERY: Memorial Day Parade in Gainesville honors fallen veterans
Crowds lined historic Green Street in downtown Gainesville Monday morning as a plethora of entries paraded the street.
1:00PM ( 3 hours ago )
Gainesville area leads Georgia for most Memorial Day weekend BUIs
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources has released statistics on boating incidents for the Memorial Day Weekend and the Gainesville area has seen the most Boating Under the Influence incidents of any major waterway in the state.
10:00PM ( 18 hours ago )
Alexander Rossi pulls off stunning upset in 100th Indy 500
Alexander Rossi outlasted his faster rivals _ and his fuel tank _ for a stunning victory Sunday in the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500
5:50PM ( 22 hours ago )
Tropical Depression Bonnie means another bad beach day
Tropical Depression Bonnie is stalled over coastal South Carolina coast, bringing heavy rain and the rough tides to an area packed with tourists for the Memorial Day weekend
11:04PM ( 17 hours ago )
Four sites in North Hall included on this year's Georgia Mountains Farm Tour
Four places in North Hall are included on the 5th Annual Georgia Mountains Farm Tour which is coming up in late June.
9:00PM ( 19 hours ago )
Trump rallies veterans at annual Rolling Thunder gathering
Donald Trump tells a Rolling Thunder motorcycle rally on Sunday that people living in the U.S. illegally often are cared for better than the nation's military veterans, without backing up his allegation.
6:41PM ( 21 hours ago )
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Few Memorial Day airport headaches, most wait times bearable
Travelers who had braced for long lines and long waits were instead moving through most U.S. airports fairly quickly, as the busy Memorial Day travel weekend drew to close
4:36PM ( 4 minutes ago )
The Latest: Zoo director stands by decision to kill gorilla
The Cincinnati Zoo's director stands by the decision to kill a gorilla after a boy entered its enclosure
4:25PM ( 15 minutes ago )
Mexican soccer player Alan Pulido overpowered kidnappers
Mexican authorities say soccer player Alan Pulido overpowered a kidnapper and guided rescuers to the house where he was held
3:54PM ( 46 minutes ago )
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Truex seeking bigger things after Charlotte romp
Truex says his dominating win at the Coca-Cola 600 is just the tip of what team can achieve
12:09PM ( 4 hours ago )
IndyCar hoping to carry momentum from 500 into future races
Race organizers and IndyCar officials eager to build on the momentum from the historic 100th running of the Indianapolis 500
2:17AM ( 14 hours ago )
Truex’s luck turns with dominating win In Coca-Cola 600
CONCORD, NC - The heartbreak kid survived 600 miles without another broken heart. Instead, Martin Truex, Jr. broke records in Sunday night’s victory in the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, a race in which the driver of the No. 78 Furniture Row Toyota set new standards for domination.
12:41AM ( 16 hours ago )
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Velodrome: Most delayed Rio Olympic venue hits another snag
The Rio de Janeiro Olympic venue facing the most serious construction delay hit another snag Monday when the city hall said it was changing contractors for the track cycling velodrome
4:03PM ( 37 minutes ago )
Striking Verizon workers to return Wednesday; deal inked
A union says nearly 40,000 striking Verizon employees will return to work Wednesday after reaching a tentative contract agreement
3:36PM ( 1 hour ago )
Nigerian military launch offensive in oil-producing south
Witnesses and the military say Nigerian security forces have killed and injured an unknown number of people in an offensive in the oil-producing south where militant attacks have halved petroleum production
2:20PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Helen balloon festival, race to the Atlantic begin Thursday
The South's oldest balloon event and the country's only long distance hot air balloon race will begin (weather permitting) with a mass ascension of 30 hot air balloons Thursday in Helen.
8:34AM ( 8 hours ago )
Spain's Prado unveils major exhibit of Dutch master Bosch
Spain's King Felipe VI is inaugurating a major exhibition for the 500th anniversary of Dutch artist Hieronymus Bosch that is being billed as a once-in-a-lifetime review of the Renaissance master
7:04AM ( 9 hours ago )
Martin Truex Jr. dominates NASCAR race in Charlotte
Martin Truex Jr. led a Sprint Cup-record 588 of 600 miles to win the Coca-Cola 600 on Sunday night
11:45PM ( 16 hours ago )
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Martin: NASCAR HOF class features close connections
For Mark Martin, election to the NASCAR Hall of Fame was an unexpected honor, and it’s just coincidence that the 40-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race-winner has such strong simpatico with his fellow 2017 class members.
By Reid Spencer-NASCAR Wire Service
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