Saturday April 10th, 2021 7:59AM


Habitat Hall County hosts Dedication Parade of Cars to celebrate first homeowners since pandemic
The Buffingtons have faced their fair share of struggles in their journey to becoming homeowners. But today was a day for celebration as staff with Habitat for Humanity of Hall County hosted their first Home Dedication Parade of Cars for the family’s move-in day.
3:43PM ( 2 months ago )
For Goodness Sake: Hall-Dawson CASA
Janet Walden, executive director of the Hall-Dawson CASA program, keeps an empty picture frame on the windowsill of her office. It’s a simple item with a deeper background that perfectly represents the purpose of CASA.
3:30PM ( 2 months ago )
Polar Bear Swim participants ring in 2021 by running away from 2020
Despite some dreary weather conditions, more than seventy participants registered for the 23rd annual Polar Bear Swim this afternoon at Lake Lanier Olympic Park.
4:00PM ( 3 months ago )
Loeffler, Perdue host New Year’s Eve concert with country music star Riley Green
The campaigns of Senators Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue hosted an early vote concert featuring country music star Riley Green this afternoon at the Chicopee Agricultural Center in Gainesville, only days before the January 5 runoff election.
8:30PM ( 3 months ago )
For ten years, local man has encouraged children to give kindness at Christmas during annual appearances as Santa
For ten Christmas seasons, David Lovern has donned a red suit, white beard and “the spirit of Santa” to greet children and their families during appearances as the Big Man himself.
3:00PM ( 3 months ago )
First health care workers at NGMC get COVID-19 vaccine
Seven health care workers at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville became the first Northeast Georgians to receive the COVID-19 vaccine Thursday evening after doses of the vaccine arrived in the region.
10:30PM ( 3 months ago )
Gainesville FUMC pastor continues to draw humor with comic strip 30 years later
Mike Morgan refers to his nearly 30-year career as author and illustrator of the “For Heaven’s Sake!” comic strip as his “advocation to go with vocation” as senior pastor at Gainesville First United Methodist Church.
1:00PM ( 3 months ago )
Life with Lauren: Carriage rides add to Dahlonega's Old Fashioned Christmas charm
There's a reason that several Christmas movies, including some for the Lifetime and Hallmark networks, have been filmed in the small North Georgia mountain town of Dahlonega.
12:00PM ( 3 months ago )
Gwinnett County Sheriff’s Office Operation Second Chance provides neglected animals with another chance at life
A group of dogs are participating in a weekly training exercise at the Gwinnett County Detention Center as a part of Operation Second Chance, otherwise known as the Jail Dogs program.
5:00AM ( 4 months ago )
Wag-alongs: a tale of Dino, the gentle giant
The holidays are just around the corner- making this time of year the perfect opportunity to welcome a furry friend into your home.
5:00AM ( 4 months ago )