Saturday October 24th, 2020 5:16AM
FGN Week 8 wrap: Branch thriller highlights big night of region showdowns
Friday night represented the first week where the entire schedule around the northeast Georgia area was comprised of region games (except for Rabun County) and there were some huge results that will go a long way to determining some playoff implications...
12:03AM ( 5 hours ago )
Habersham County closes bridge on Pardue Mill Road
Nearly two weeks after Hurricane Delta dumped nearly a foot of rain on the county, the Habersham County Road Department has closed the bridge on Pardue Mill Road.
7:02PM ( 10 hours ago )
Pedestrian killed in accident on Thompson Bridge Road
An unidentified man died following an accident this afternoon on Thompson Bridge Road according to Gainesville Police Sergeant Kevin Holbrook.
5:58PM ( 11 hours ago )
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Wreck on Duncan Bridge Road traps and injures truck driver, shuts down highway
The Georgia State Patrol is investigating after a two-vehicle wreck that resulted in a truck loaded with sand overturning in Baldwin Friday afternoon.
5:38PM ( 11 hours ago )
Man arrested for pointing gun at Sheriff’s deputy following domestic dispute
A man from Manchester, Georgia is in the Hall County Jail for pointing a handgun at a Hall County Sheriff’s deputy, among other charges.
3:59PM ( 13 hours ago )
Gooch, Krise vying for state Senate District 51
Incumbent Republican Steve Gooch is facing a challenge from Democrat June Krise for the District 51 state Senate seat.
3:45PM ( 13 hours ago )
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Hall County Schools awarded Cargill Cares Grant for agriculture program
The Hall County School District was recently awarded a $50,000 “Cargill Cares Grant” to help fund its agriculture program. The grant was used to purchase two large animal trailers, a truck and other agricultural tools for the district.
5:00AM ( 16 minutes ago )
Habersham County firefighters battle fire at garage/barn
Habersham County firefighters spent Friday afternoon battling a fire at a garage/barn on Camp Creek Road outside Mt. Airy.
6:11PM ( 11 hours ago )
Investigators probe deaths at Georgia personal care home
Officials are investigating why two older residents died at a Georgia personal care home, while three of their four fellow residents were hospitalized
4:07PM ( 13 hours ago )
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Falcons hold off North Oconee in 2 OTs
The Flowery Branch offense had been doing just fine without injured senior running back Jaizen Ellingham, who had missed most of the last three games. But with him, well, thoughts of deep playoffs runs can easily be conjured up...
12:59AM ( 4 hours ago )
Howell, Rochester lead Trojans past Lumpkin 33-10
Clark Howell and Kevin Rochester have become a fierce one-two punch for North Hall.
11:35PM ( 5 hours ago )
White County stops the bleeding; beats West Hall 35-0
White County broke what seemed to be a Region 7-3A curse on Friday night at Warrior Stadium.
11:32PM ( 5 hours ago )
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Poland's President Duda tests positive for coronavirus
Poland’s President Andrzej Duda has tested positive for coronavirus
3:58AM ( 1 hour ago )
California utility may cut power to 1 million people
Pacific Gas & Electric says it may power to some 1 million people this weekend in central and Northern California, which could see the most dangerous fire weather of the season
3:20AM ( 1 hour ago )
California utility may cut power to 1 million
Pacific Gas & Electric says it will may power to some 1 million people this weekend in central and Northern California, which could see the most dangerous fire weather of the season
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Virus, economy top concerns as Lithuanians vote in runoff
The coronavirus pandemic is the main domestic issue as Lithuania holds a parliamentary runoff election Sunday, and the winner will have to tackle a rapidly deteriorating public health sector and high unemployment
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The Latest: Slovenian foreign minister tests positive
Slovenia’s Foreign Minister Anze Logar has tested positive for the coronavirus
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The Latest: India's cases pass 7.8M, 3 states hardest hit
India has reported 53,370 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, taking the overall tally past 7.8 million
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The Fast Lane: Pedestrian safety at events
High school football is in full swing around North Georgia, and it has brought some of the first crowds at outdoor events since the start of the Coronavirus pandemic earlier this year.
By Caleb Hutchins - video by Lauren Hunter
12:00PM ( 2 days ago )
Chase Briscoe lands childhood hero Tony Stewart's No. 14
Chase Briscoe earned job security for the first time in his career with a well-deserved promotion to the Cup Series to cap a season that has so far been storybook.
By Jenna Fryer-AP Auto Racing Writer
10:45AM ( 3 days ago )
The Latest: Biden accuses Trump of encouraging virus spread
Joe Biden has long accused the Trump administration of giving up on the coronavirus pandemic, but he is getting more aggressive, arguing that the president actively encouraged its spread
3:57PM ( 13 hours ago )