Wednesday December 2nd, 2015 12:12AM
Report: Georgia expected to name Smart next football coach
The University of Georgia is expected to name Kirby Smart, the current Defensive Coordinator for the University of Alabama, as its new head football coach.
11:59PM ( 13 minutes ago )
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Cornelia proceeds with $500,000 vehicle purchases
The City of Cornelia soon will have 15 new vehicles providing service to its residents.
11:31PM ( 41 minutes ago )
Divided Gainesville Council rejects Stormwater Management and funding plan
By a vote of 3-to-2, the Council rejected the much-discussed Stormwater Management Plan and Enterprise Fund. The Enterprise Fund is the component that would provide funding for the Management Plan.
10:13PM ( 1 hour ago )
Brooks wins run-off to claim Ward 3 seat on Gainesville City Council
Barbara Brooks is Gainesville's newest city council member after winning Tuesday's runoff election to claim the Ward 3 seat on the council.
9:33PM ( 2 hours ago )
Banks, Hall Co. authorities seek armed and dangerous suspect
Hall County and Banks County authorities are actively searching for a suspect they said is armed and dangerous.
9:09PM ( 3 hours ago )
Missing Gwinnett Co. girl found safe
Gwinnett County police have located an 8-year-old girl that had been reported as missing Tuesday evening.
9:08PM ( 3 hours ago )
Former Gainesville Police Chief found dead
Former Gainesville Chief of Police Brian Kelly was found dead Tuesday morning.
5:09PM ( 7 hours ago )
Car occupant killed, 6 children injured in wreck with school bus on Cleveland Highway in Hall County
Hall County emergency services officials confirmed a person traveling in a passenger car was killed Tuesday afternoon in a traffic accident with a school bus in north Hall County.
3:23PM ( 8 hours ago )
NY man arrested in Gainesville for breaking into cars
A New York man is behind bars on multiple entering auto charges in the Riverside Drive area of Gainesville.
2:03PM ( 10 hours ago )
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African general, former president of Guinea, pleads guilty to smuggling cash into US
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — An African general who briefly served as the president of Guinea pleaded guilty Tuesday to smuggling tens of thousands of dollars in cash into the U.S.Sekouba Konate, 51, had be...
11:20PM ( 51 minutes ago )
76ers spoil Bryant's homecoming, top Lakers 103-91 for 1st win of season, ending 28-game skid
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Kobe Bryant breezed through the Philadelphia 76ers locker room and said to no one in particular, "keep it going, guys."His homecoming game spoiled, Bryant said one final goodbye to...
11:06PM ( 1 hour ago )
Planned Parenthood shooting: Domestic terrorism? Legal system could leave question open
WASHINGTON (AP) — The man accused of killing three people at a Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic brought several guns, ammunition and propane tanks that officials say he assembled around a car.For ho...
10:47PM ( 1 hour ago )
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GHSA sets new regions for 2016-18 seasons
The Georgia High School Association released the new region alignments Tuesday for the upcoming 2016-17 and 2017-18 seasons.
9:57PM ( 2 hours ago )
(VIDEO) Commerce football heading on road with confidence
Commerce football may be nicknamed the Tigers, but, for this season at least, they might as well re-name themselves the Road Warriors.
6:14PM ( 5 hours ago )
Three semifinal showdowns take center stage, two on air Friday
One newcomer and two veterans from northeast Georgia will put their playoff credentials on the line on Friday, as the GHSA football semifinals get underway around the state.
6:00PM ( 6 hours ago )
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Boys basketball: Trojans hold on to stay undefeated, 54-53
The North Hall boys basketball team held on to defeat Oconee County, 54-53 on Tuesday in Gainesville.
11:58PM ( 14 minutes ago )
Girls basketball: Flowery Branch opens 8-AAAAA play with win over Clarke Central
The Flowery Branch girls opened their Region 8-AAAAA schedule with a 67-53 win over Clark Central Tuesday night on the road.
11:52PM ( 20 minutes ago )
Boys basketball: Red Elephants too much for Heritage
The Gainesville boys basketball team pulled out an 85-79 win over Heritage on Tuesday in Conyers.
11:44PM ( 28 minutes ago )
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Asian stock markets uneven ahead of ECB decision, US jobs report
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were uneven Wednesday ahead of the European Central Bank's policy meeting and a monthly U.S. job report later in the week that could cement a Fed interest...
10:38PM ( 1 hour ago )
Demand for agriculture loans surges amid low crop, cattle prices that have slashed farm income
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The nation's net farm income is the lowest since 2002, and with another year of low commodity prices, demand for agriculture loans is surging as farmers struggle to make ends meet...
6:17PM ( 5 hours ago )
Brazil's economy shrinks more than expected, worsening fears about crisis
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Latin America's largest economy has shrunk even more than expected, increasing fears about the well-being of a nation hammered by falling commodity prices and a massive corruptio...
4:57PM ( 7 hours ago )
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Fans mourn death of reclusive Japanese actress Setsuko Hara, star of 1940s and 1950s
TOKYO (AP) — In a last act precisely in keeping with her zeal for privacy, actress Setsuko Hara, star of director Yasujiro Ozu's "Tokyo Story" and many other Japanese classics, died Sept. 5 but kept t...
10:37PM ( 1 hour ago )
Spike Lee, John Cusack rip Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel on 'Chi-Raq' orange carpet
NEW YORK (AP) — Kind words are in short supply for Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel at the premiere of Spike Lee's "Chi-Raq" in New York.Emmanuel fired his city's police chief after tensions flared over the...
10:35PM ( 1 hour ago )
CNN removes description of Freddie Gray's mother as 'illiterate heroin addict'
NEW YORK (AP) — Following protests online, CNN removed a description of Baltimore's Freddie Gray as "the son of an illiterate heroin addict" in a story posted about the first police officer about to g...
10:29PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Pemberton to leave NASCAR as VP of Competition
NASCAR announced Tuesday that Senior Vice President of Competition Robin Pemberton will leave the organization at the end of 2015.
3:01PM ( 9 hours ago )
Cornelia proceeds with $500,000 vehicle purchases
The City of Cornelia soon will have 15 new vehicles providing service to its residents.
11:31PM ( 41 minutes ago )