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Thursday August 25th, 2016 5:42AM
Isakson commits to 1 debate in Georgia US Senate race
Johnny Isakson's campaign says he will participate in one debate while bidding for a third term, likely the only time Georgia's three U.S. Senate candidates will face off before November's election.
10:16PM ( 7 hours ago )
By The Associated Press
PHOTO GALLERY: Move-in day brings nervous excitement to Brenau students
Over 400 residential students, 100 freshmen, move in to their campus housing at Brenau University on Wednesday.
7:06PM ( 10 hours ago )
Doug Collins joins opposition to GHMPO merger with Atlanta Regional Commission
Congressman Doug Collins of Gainesville has joined the chorus of opposition to a rule that would force the Gainesville-Hall Metropolitan Planning Organization (GHMPO) to merge into the Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC).
2:16PM ( 15 hours ago )
Suwanee holds millage rate steady; greenway project comes in under budget
Suwanee city council voted Tuesday night to hold its millage rate steady at 4.93 mills, the same rate it has been since 2012, and the rate city leaders used in the fiscal year 2017 budget.
12:21PM ( 17 hours ago )
Gainesville man arrested in Monday crime spree, including threats against imam and kidnapping of child
A Gainesville man faces a long list of charges - including kidnapping - following a crime spree on the east side of the city Monday morning.
11:30AM ( 18 hours ago )
Georgia students score higher on ACT in 2016
Georgia students showed marked improvement on the ACT in 2016, according to numbers released Wednesday morning by the Georgia Department of Education.
10:00AM ( 19 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN Staff
Italy toll rises to 247 as anguish mounts over quake past
Rescue crews raced against time Thursday looking for survivors from the earthquake that leveled three towns in central Italy, but the death toll rose to 247 and Italy once again anguished over its ancient communities built on seismic lands
3:31AM ( 2 hours ago )
Georgia man who threw boiled water on gay men gets 40 years
A jury has convicted a Georgia man accused of pouring boiled water on a gay couple as they slept
5:11PM ( 12 hours ago )
Georgia's Perdue among those calling for special prosecutor to investigate Hillary Clinton
Add the voice of U.S. Senator David Perdue of Georgia to those Republicans calling for a special prosecutor to investigate Democratic Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton.
1:08PM ( 16 hours ago )
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The Latest: 2 Romanians killed, 8 missing in Italy quake
Romania's foreign ministry says two Romanians have died, and eight are missing after the earthquake in Italy
5:06AM ( 35 minutes ago )
Quake damages scores of Myanmar's heritage Bagan temples
The stupas, temples and monasteries of Bagan that became the defining emblems of Myanmar's heritage have suffered another blow in Wednesday's earthquake that left scores damaged
5:03AM ( 38 minutes ago )
N. Korea missile test adds to 'Military First' celebration
North Korea marks its "Military First" holiday with boasts of successful submarine-launched ballistic missile test and warnings Washington and Seoul must stop holding joint military exercises it sees as a dress rehearsal for invasion
4:42AM ( 59 minutes ago )
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Q&A: GHS coach Bruce Miller expecting another big test on Friday
AcessWDUN's Jeff Hart sat down with Gainesville coach Bruce Miller this week to ask him what they are doing to prepare to take on Alpharetta on Friday at City Park Stadium.
5:03PM ( 11 hours from now )
Smart still considering No. 18 Georgia's 3 contenders at QB
There has been no change in Georgia's three-man competition at quarterback...
9:04AM ( 3 hours from now )
Softball: Chestatee sweeps DH from Rabun Co.
The Chestatee girls softball team remained unbeaten after sweeping a doubleheader from Rabun County Wednesday at Talon Field.
6:12AM ( 29 minutes from now )
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German business confidence drops unexpectedly, survey shows
A closely watched survey shows that business confidence in Germany, Europe's biggest economy, has dropped unexpectedly as managers' assessment of both the outlook and their current situation darkens
5:07AM ( 34 minutes ago )
WHY IT MATTERS: Trade
In this angry election year, many Americans are deeply skeptical about free trade, it not downright hostile to it
3:31AM ( 2 hours ago )
North Korea's Kim praises submarine launch test as a success
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says his country has achieved the "success of all successes" in launching a missile from a submarine, saying it effectively gave the country a nuclear attack capability and put the U.S. mainland within striking distance
2:35AM ( 3 hours ago )
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PGA Tour playoffs get start at The Barclays
The top five players on the PGA Tour this season should be plenty rested going into the FedEx Cup playoffs
2:49AM ( 2 hours ago )
Katie Ledecky throws out first pitch as Nats host Orioles
Swimmer Katie Ledecky threw out the ceremonial first pitch Wednesday night before the Washington Nationals hosted the Baltimore Orioles
9:07PM ( 8 hours ago )
'SNL' star Leslie Jones' personal site offline after hacking
Leslie Jones' personal website has been taken offline after it appeared hackers posted her driver's license and passport and explicit photos of the actress-comedienne
6:28PM ( 11 hours ago )
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Today's Survey Question
Will Donald Trump's urging of African-Americans and Hispanics living in inner cities to give him a chance actually work?
No, not at all.
Somewhat, he may garner some votes from it.
Yes, I think votes for Trump among those populations will surprise doubters.
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Partly cloudy early followed by scattered thunderstorms this afternoon. High near 90F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 40%.

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Rain postpones NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Bristol to Sunday
Mother Nature has again taken a hand in the running of a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, as tonight’s event at Bristol Motor Speedway has been red flagged for a second time tonight due to rain.
5:01AM ( 4 days ago )
Former Pres. Carter: presidential choices "quite unpopular"
The Latest on comments made by former President Jimmy Carter at a Habitat for Humanity construction project in Memphis.
9:37PM ( 2 days ago )