Wednesday March 20th, 2019 7:47PM

Local/State News

Oakwood selects St. Mary's chief to lead Oakwood police force
After reviewing 37 applications over the last several months, the city of Oakwood has selected a new police chief.
5:00PM ( 2 hours ago )
US experts: Medicines for opioid addiction vastly underused
U.S. medical advisers say medications to treat opioid addiction remain vastly underused
4:51PM ( 2 hours ago )
Police: No credible threat discovered after Gainesville High School lockdown
Gainesville High School was on lockdown for a major part of the school day Wednesday after a student found a threat written on a wall at the school.
3:20PM ( 4 hours ago )
Cornelia breaks ground for the city’s future
Representatives of the Habersham Chamber of Commerce and others joined Cornelia city leaders Tuesday for the celebratory groundbreaking for the city’s new Municipal Complex on South Main Street.
3:02PM ( 4 hours ago )
West Hall High School students charged after fight on school grounds
Six students were charged with affray, and some of them face additional charges, following an after-school fight at West Hall High School Tuesday.
2:38PM ( 5 hours ago )
UPDATE: Law enforcement investigating bomb threat at Gainesville High School
Gainesville City School System Superintendent Dr. Jeremy Williams has confirmed local law enforcement officers are investating a bomb threat at Gainesville High School.
2:29PM ( 5 hours ago )
Mattie's Call issued for disabled Hall County man
​The Hall County Sheriff's Office is asking the public for help locating the subject of a Mattie's Call.
1:23PM ( 6 hours ago )
Water outage prompts Boil Water Advisory for many Clarkesville customers
A water outage on Ga. 115 West in Clarkesville due to repair of a water main break Wednesday morning resulted in low to no water pressure from Clarkesville Elementary out Ga. 115 and to a portion of Ga. 17.
1:17PM ( 6 hours ago )
Gainesville Kiwanis honors Grimsley at 94th awards dinner
The Gainesville Kiwanis Club, an affiliate of Kiwanis International, spent some time Tuesday night honoring local youth and youth leaders at its annual awards dinner
12:30PM ( 7 hours ago )
Georgia man confessed he helped burn teacher's body to ash
'It looked like it was all ash.' Georgia man confessed on video to burning body of missing teacher
12:15PM ( 7 hours ago )