Friday September 20th, 2019 2:37PM


50th Annual Cracker Fly-In returns to Gainesville
Back for the 50th time, the Annual Cracker Fly-In took over runway 29 at the Lee Gilmer Airport in Gainesville on Saturday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
2:10PM ( 2 months ago )
Coal Mountain: 'Hate to see the old ways go'
Just like an elderly woman sitting underneath her shawl on the porch of her home, the historic Coal Mountain Baptist Church sits alongside of Highway 9 in north Forsyth County watching traffic and noise increase and the old ways fade away to make way for the new.
12:00PM ( 2 months ago )
Despite recent scares, Lake Lanier considered healthy
Recent scares about the quality of Lake Lanier’s water have gotten the attention of lakegoers, but there could be peace knowing several efforts at maintaining a frequent monitoring system for safe recreational lake use and water quality are in place.
12:01PM ( 2 months ago )
Fireworks sales ramp up ahead of holiday
Local business owners say fireworks sales are booming once again.
11:00AM ( 2 months ago )
Chicopee: 'This is something Hall County cannot lose'
This is Chicopee, the former Johnson & Johnson mill town between Oakwood and Gainesville that was built to stand out. The state-of-the-art cotton mill remains industrial, though it now produces beer, still adjacent to a village home to both new neighbors and old friends.
12:00PM ( 2 months ago )
Everyday People: Self-taught astronomer lives his heavenly dream
At 84 years young, Howard Sims is living his dream, observing the night sky in the small town of Comer, Georgia. It’s a dream and passion he’s carried since his childhood, later leading him to build his own telescope and observatory to share with the public.
3:00PM ( 2 months ago )
Forsyth County authorities release body cam footage from night abandoned baby was found
The Forsyth County Sheriff's Office has released body cam footage from the night and abandoned infant was discovered in a plastic bag, hoping someone will come forward with information on the baby's identity.
1:12PM ( 2 months ago )
Vanna: 'People never really leave Vanna'
If you’ve ever traveled from Royston to Elberton on Ga. 17 or visited the now-closed 17 Cinema drive-in theater in Dewy Rose, you’ve passed through Vanna. The small community in Hart County is located near three other county lines and has been around for about 200 years, making it one of North Georgia’s oldest crossroads.
12:00PM ( 2 months ago )
Pedestrian to be charged in Atlanta Highway accident, police release dash cam video
A woman who was struck and seriously injured by a Gainesville Police Department vehicle on Atlanta Highway Tuesday night will face charges, according to the Georgia State Patrol.
12:03PM ( 3 months ago )
Gillsville: "We like what we are"
Gillsville, the oldest community in Hall County, is also one of the smallest, but former Mayor Larry Poole says that's the way the folks in Gillsville like it.
12:00PM ( 3 months ago )