Friday October 28th, 2016 12:04PM
GSP identifies Cleveland victim as Clarkesville woman
A Clarkesville woman was killed when she was struck by a vehicle in Cleveland Thursday night.
9:27AM ( 2 hours ago )
Browns Bridge to be closed again this weekend
As work continues on replacing the driving surface on Browns Bridge, the state Department of Transportation plans to close the bridge this weekend.
9:00AM ( 3 hours ago )
Deep South drought kills crops, threatens herds, dries lakes
Six months into a deepening drought, the weather is killing crops, threatening cattle and sinking lakes to their lowest levels in years across much of the South.
7:00AM ( 5 hours ago )
By Associated Press
GBI investigating fatal officer-involved shooting in Elbert County
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has been called to the scene of an officer-involved shooting on Ga. 77 near the Georgia Guidestones in Elbert County, officials confirm.
10:52PM ( 13 hours ago )
Hall Commission hears 'septic system dilemma' appeal
Hall County Commissioners agreed Thursday evening to lend their support to a growing challenge facing home construction in our area: the interpretation of state septic system regulations that renders some lots unbuildable.
10:37PM ( 13 hours ago )
Attempted armed robbery, shooting leads to two arrests in Pickens Co.
Pickens County authorities have arrested two people in the attempted robbery and shooting of a third individual early Thursday morning.
9:34PM ( 14 hours ago )
Wildfires burning around South as drought worsens
Wildfires are charring hundreds of acres daily in the South amid a worsening drought, and no rain is in sight
10:30AM ( 1 hour ago )
Winter expansion planned for Dawson County nudist resort
The owner of a clothing-optional resort in the North Georgia area wants to keep guests warm in the winter.
9:43AM ( 2 hours ago )
US economy grew at 2.9 percent rate in third quarter
US economy grew at 2.9 percent rate in Q3, strongest in 2 years, helped by export rebound
9:40AM ( 2 hours ago )
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Mayor declares 'Paisley Park Day' as Prince museum reopens
Prince's Paisley Park studio complex in the Minneapolis suburb of Chanhassen has reopened as a museum, and the city's mayor has declared Friday "Paisley Park Day" in celebration
11:24AM ( 39 minutes ago )
US Senate candidate Kirk mocks rival's family military past
Illinois Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk has mocked Democratic U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth's family history of military service, implying that her Asian-American heritage casts doubt on her claims
11:02AM ( 1 hour ago )
The Latest: EU official: Defeating IS in Iraq, Syria is key
The Latest: EU foreign policy chief says defeating IS in Iraq, Syria is key to preventing terror attacks in Europe
10:55AM ( 1 hour ago )
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(VIDEO) Game of the Week: Buford-Loganville collide for 8-AAAAA title, No. 1 seed
Buford football has not met a true challenge in weeks -- certainly not since the start of Region 8-AAAAA play. But that could all change tonight...
10:00PM ( 9 hours from now )
Football game previews: Moving week for area teams as region titles come within reach
Golf has its "moving day" -- tonight, in high school football, we’re going to see moving week, as several northeast Georgia regions look to crown champions and others navigate soupy playoff waters with just two regular season Friday nights remaining...
9:15PM ( 9 hours from now )
VIDEO: Branch cross country teams sweep 8-AAAAA; Dawson sweeps 7-AAA on big day in Unicoi
It was a big day for both Dawson County and Flowery Branch cross country programs on Thursday with the Tigers and Falcons sweeping up their respective region titles, as runners from both 7-AAA and 8-AAAAA descended on Helen's Unicoi State Park.
10:49AM ( 1 hour ago )
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GE, Alphabet lead stocks higher after strong economic report
US stocks are rising following a strong report on the economy
11:33AM ( 30 minutes ago )
AutoNation to sell its own parts, add used car centers
The largest auto dealership chain in the U.S. is expanding into stand-alone used car sales centers and will even sell its own automotive replacement parts
11:33AM ( 30 minutes ago )
Belgian region lawmakers approve EU-Canada trade pact
Lawmakers in the Belgian region that held up an important new trade pact between the European Union and Canada officially approved the deal Friday
11:03AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Paris concert hall unveils new facade 1 year after attacks
The Bataclan concert hall has unveiled its new facade almost a year after being one of the targets of the deadly attacks that killed 130 people in Paris
11:32AM ( 31 minutes ago )
The Latest: Clinton airs first ads in Wisconsin
Hillary Clinton is airing ads in Wisconsin for the first time in the general election campaign
11:23AM ( 40 minutes ago )
The Latest: Pence back in air, one day after plane incident
Mike Pence is getting back in the air on a new plane the morning after his campaign plane slid off the runway at New York's LaGuardia Airport
11:15AM ( 48 minutes ago )
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Denny Hamlin hopes to lock up Championship 4 berth
Denny Hamlin’s championship aspirations came .006 seconds away from evaporating at Talladega last Sunday.
By NASCAR Wire Service
8:00AM ( 4 hours ago )
Detective says mother is not a suspect in hot car death case
A detective testified the mother of a toddler who died after being left in a hot SUV is not a suspect in her son's death.
By The Associated Press
9:06PM ( 1 day ago )