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Tuesday May 5th, 2015 3:13AM
Gainesville Schools taps Centennial High's Kirk to take over system-wide AD position
At Monday night's school board work session, Gainesville City School Superintendent Wanda Creel introduced the school system's new Director of Athletics and Student Activities.
3:11AM ( 2 minutes ago )
Gainesville man arrested in fatal Jackson Co. hit and run
Georgia State Troopers have the driver of a car involved in a fatal hit and run Monday in Jackson County in custody.
6:02PM ( 9 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
Forsyth County man killed in weekend motorcycle wreck
A Forsyth County man died after a traffic accident on Hickory Hills Road Sunday afternoon.
4:05PM ( 11 hours ago )
NGMC-Braselton begins construction on obstetrics unit
Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) Braselton began construction on a new expansion Monday, allowing the hospital to begin offering obstetric services to the community.
3:28PM ( 11 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
Cleveland police move into new location
Cleveland Police Department is operating from its new office location at 133 W. Kytle St.
1:44PM ( 13 hours ago )
Deal signs $900 million transportation package into law
Gov. Nathan Deal has signed a new $900 million transportation bill into law, including changes to the state's gas taxes and new fees on electric cars and hotel visits.
12:06PM ( 15 hours ago )
Photos: NGMC Pet Park open for patient use
A brand new pet park at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville drew a large crowd Monday afternoon as officials cut the ribbon and officially opened the park for patient.
6:55PM ( 8 hours ago )
Former N. Ga. banker sentenced on fraud charges
Federal prosecutors say the former vice president of a failed north Georgia bank has been sentenced on fraud charges.
2:09PM ( 13 hours ago )
Water main break shuts down Old Oakwood Rd
Police are on the scene of a water main break that has Old Oakwood Road shutdown near the Jackson EMC building.
1:14PM ( 13 hours ago )
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Local/State
Top NY lawmaker's arrest sends session, Senate into disarray
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — For the second time this year, criminal charges against a top New York lawmaker have thrown one of America's most powerful state capitals into turmoil.Republican Senate Leader Dean...
3:03AM ( 10 minutes ago )
Accused Texas gunman was former target of FBI terror probe
WASHINGTON (AP) — In 2010, authorities arrested Elton Simpson, one of the two suspected gunmen in a weekend shooting outside a contest in Texas featuring cartoons of the Muslim Prophet Muhammad.At the...
2:37AM ( 35 minutes ago )
Substance or Style? Labour leader banks on geek appeal
LONDON (AP) — It was an unexpected moment on the campaign trail.Labour leader Ed Miliband had stopped his campaign bus in the northwest England city of Chester when he was mobbed by a bachelorette par...
2:30AM ( 42 minutes ago )
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National
Baseball: Area teams head to 2nd round with momentum
Area teams caught some big breaks, others made their own, and one, Jackson County, made history in the first round of the state baseball playoffs...
5:31PM ( 14 hours from now )
Boys golf: 8-AAAA sends three into state tourney with strong showing at Sectionals
Region 8-AAAA had a strong showing Monday at the Class AAAA boys North Sectionals at Applewood Golf Club.
2:05AM ( 1 hour ago )
TIPOFF: Wizards look to keep up their winning ways on road
Over the last two years, the Wizards have been the ultimate road warriors in the playoffs, winning eight of nine games away from D.C. and becoming the first team in NBA history to capture four straight Game 1s in the other team's arena.
12:22AM ( 2 hours ago )
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Sports
Australian stocks slip after central bank cuts interest rate
HONG KONG (AP) — Australian stocks slipped Tuesday even as the central bank cut interest rates to a record low to stimulate the limping economy. Stocks elsewhere in the region were mostly lower with t...
1:37AM ( 1 hour ago )
Australian stocks rise as investors await central bank
HONG KONG (AP) — Australian stocks rose Tuesday as investors anticipated an interest rate cut by the country's central bank while trading elsewhere in the region was mixed as two major markets were cl...
11:16PM ( 3 hours ago )
Boxing match pops up on phones as TV habits change
NEW YORK (AP) — It should have been a proud moment for TV: A much-hyped sports event drawing in millions of paying viewers and showcasing the clout still held by traditional media heavyweights.Instead...
7:11PM ( 8 hours ago )
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Business
Fox anchor: Report of police shooting was in error
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fox News Channel mistakenly reported that a man was shot while being pursued by police in Baltimore, Maryland, Fox anchorman Shepard Smith said.Smith told viewers that reporter Mike...
12:51AM ( 2 hours ago )
Obama jokes about a future playing dominoes with Letterman
NEW YORK (AP) — President Barack Obama is envisioning a future of playing dominoes with retiree David Letterman.Obama joked about their quieter futures during his eighth "Late Show" appearance Monday,...
11:43PM ( 3 hours ago )
Sustainable food wins big for Dan Barber at Beard awards
CHICAGO (AP) — An almost obsessive dedication to regional and seasonal foods has netted Dan Barber a first-ever culinary hat trick in the nation's top restaurant awards.The James Beard Foundation on M...
11:34PM ( 3 hours ago )
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Today's Survey Question
Of the Republicans who had announced their intent to run for the GOP nomination for president as of Monday, which one would you be most inclined to support?
Dr. Ben Carson
Carly Fiorina
Senator Marco Rubio
Senator Rand Paul
Senator Ted Cruz
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The aftermath in Nepal
An aerial video details damage to temples in Kathmandu and satellite photos allow users to compare areas of Nepal before and after the destructive earthquakes.
By The Associated Press
3:49PM ( 4 days ago )
David Ragan ready to move to Michael Waltrip Racing
David Ragan’s tenure in the No. 18 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota comes to an end with the GEICO 500 and he’ll be moving onto his third team in 11 races—“a little weird, for sure,” he acknowledged—when the Sprint Cup schedule resumes at Kansas Speedway on May 9.
By Mark McCarter-NASCAR Wire Service
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Gainesville Schools taps Centennial High's Kirk to take over system-wide AD position
At Monday night's school board work session, Gainesville City School Superintendent Wanda Creel introduced the school system's new Director of Athletics and Student Activities.
3:11AM ( 2 minutes ago )