Wednesday August 24th, 2016 5:25PM
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 ( 3 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 ( 5 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 ( 5 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 ( 7 hours ago )
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Clinton Foundation donors got face time with her at State
More than half the people from outside of government who met with Hillary Clinton while she was secretary of state had one thing in common: their organizations all gave money to the Clintons' charities
3:59AM ( 13 hours ago )
Banks County holds line on tax millage, sets new deadline
The Banks County Commission has set the 2016 property tax millage for the county at 9.566 mills.
10:11PM ( 19 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 ( 4 hours ago )
US home sales fell in July amid inventory shortage
US sales of existing homes down 3.2 percent in July amid fewer listings, higher prices
11:49AM ( 5 hours ago )
Missionary treated for Ebola to speak with nursing students
An American woman treated for the Ebola virus at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta plans to speak to new nursing students there this week
10:16AM ( 7 hours ago )
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Dismal time for Gulf oil = record low lease bidding
Low interest and cautious bidding marked this year's federal sale of leases on oil and gas tracts in the western Gulf of Mexico
5:09PM ( 15 minutes ago )
The Latest: Quake rescue work suspended at Italian hotel
A rescue official says Italian rescue workers have been forced to suspend their search at the site of a hotel that was badly damaged in Wednesday's earthquake
5:00PM ( 24 minutes 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
4:58PM ( 26 minutes ago )
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Softball: Carver makes history, tosses perfect game for Lady Trojans
Niki Carver made history Tuesday night for the North Hall girls softball team.
1:18AM ( 16 hours ago )
Falcons to hold out Ward, Ishmael against Dolphins
Running back Terron Ward and safety Kemal Ishmael will miss their second straight preseason game when the Atlanta Falcons play the Miami Dolphins on Thursday night.
12:14AM ( 17 hours ago )
UNG women's soccer picked to finish 3rd by Peach Belt coaches
The University of North Georgia women's soccer team was picked to finish third in the Peach Belt Conference this season in a poll of the league's coaches released Tuesday morning.
12:08AM ( 17 hours ago )
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Pfizer on buying spree with AstraZeneca antibiotics deal
Pfizer continues shopping spree with deal for AstraZeneca's portfolio of anti-infective pills
5:11PM ( 13 minutes ago )
Giants owner Mara 'comfortable' with NFL suspension of Brown
Giants owner Mara 'comfortable' with NFL suspension of Brown
4:53PM ( 31 minutes ago )
The Latest: Pence, and perhaps his dog, gets a memento
Mike Pence has received a memento from his visit to a manufacturing plant in North Carolina, and it may end up around his dog's neck
4:41PM ( 43 minutes ago )
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Swimmer Feigen apologizes for 'serious distraction' in Rio
U.S. swimmer James Feigen apologized for the "serious distraction" he and three teammates caused at a gas station during the Rio Olympics, saying he omitted facts in his statement to police
4:46PM ( 38 minutes ago )
Bob Odenkirk to write a book of essays about his life
"Better Call Saul" star Bob Odenkirk has a book deal to write essays about his life and comic journey
4:45PM ( 39 minutes 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
3:59PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Burt Myers wraps up seventh Bowman Gray Modified title
In order to win a championship at North Carolina’s historic Bowman Gray Stadium, you have to do a lot of things right.
By Adam Fenwick-Special to
2:00PM ( 3 hours ago )
Trump calls on GOP to improve African-American outreach
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said Saturday that his party must do a better job appealing to African-American voters and that he wants the GOP to become their political home as it was in the era of Abraham Lincoln.
By The Associated Press
5:37PM ( 23 hours ago )