Sunday January 22nd, 2017 2:54AM
UNG president awards $255K to faculty, staff research
More than $250,000 will support various faculty and staff projects and initiatives in 2017 at the University of North Georgia, marking the fourth year of the Presidential Initiative Awards program, instituted by UNG President Bonita C. Jacobs in 2013.
11:59PM ( 2 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
Dawson County suspect found dead in Gilmer County
A suspect who was wanted by the Dawson County Sheriff's Office was found dead Saturday from an apparent gunshot wound in Gilmer County.
9:00PM ( 5 hours ago )
Commerce student among FFA members visiting Africa
An FFA member from Commerce was one of 75 Future Farmers of America from around the country who spent twelve days in Africa recently on what was billed as an "educational and cultural experience."
9:00PM ( 5 hours ago )
By AccessWDUN staff
Trump praises the CIA, bristles over inaugural crowd counts
President Donald Trump spent part of his first full day as president berating the news media for its coverage of his inauguration
8:53PM ( 5 hours ago )
Over 1 million join anti-Trump women's marches worldwide
More than 1 million people rallied at women's marches in the nation's capital and cities around the world Saturday to let President Donald Trump know they won't let his agenda go unchallenged
7:14PM ( 7 hours ago )
Atlanta police: Anti-Trump protests drew 60,000
Atlanta police says the crowd at a protest against President Donald Trump's policies Saturday drew at least 60,000 people. One of them was a Habersham County woman who expressed horror at Trump's statements about women.
7:00PM ( 7 hours ago )
By The Associated Press
Gainesville: Annual Humane Society fundraiser is Feb. 18
The Humane Society of Northeast Geogia's major annual fundraiser, Art with Heart, is set for Saturday Feb. 18 at the Chattahoochee Country Club.
6:00PM ( 8 hours ago )
Scrap tires boost 2016 recycling totals for Banks County
Banks County leaders heard a recycling success story this week.
5:00PM ( 9 hours ago )
Jackson, Gwinnett teachers among winners in state Innovation in Teaching competition
Gov. Nathan Deal recently announced the three winners of the 2016-2017 Innovation in Teaching Competition, a recognition and reward opportunity for teachers who implement innovative instructional strategies to advance student achievement.
3:00PM ( 11 hours ago )
Local/State News Archive
Unemployment insurance claims up in Georgia, Gainesville
​First-time applications for unemployment insurance in Georgia and in Gainesville were up in December compared to November, according to the state Labor Department.
1:45PM ( 12 hours ago )
Fire destroys White County home, claims family's pet
A doublewide mobile home in White County was destroyed by fire Thursday afternoon.
12:45PM ( 13 hours ago )
New restaurants, new buildings and awards for Hall County businesses
The poultry capitol of the world could always eat more chicken. And, soon they will. A Chick-Fil-A plans to open in the New Holland area, according to Tim Evans with the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce.
12:00PM ( 14 hours ago )
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Body of missing child recovered after boating accident
Authorities have recovered the body of a child who went missing after a boating accident on Lake Johnson over the weekend
4:58AM ( 4 days ago )
Girls basketball: Gainesville pounces on Apalachee
The Gainesville girls basketball team took out Apalachee 53-31 on Tuesday in Gainesville.
By AccessWDUN Staff
10:33PM ( 4 days ago )