Sunday August 25th, 2019 6:22AM

Submitted News

Area hospital merger highlights Northside Hospital's growing presence in Georgia
This week's planned merger of Northside Hospital and the Gwinnett Health System is another indication of Northside's expanding footprint in northeast Georgia, which includes almost 30 outpatient centers stretching from Gainesville to Blairsville.
5:00AM ( 1 hour ago )
Gainesville alone in decline of first-time unemployment insurance claims
Gainesville was alone in July among the metropolitan areas in the state in a decrease in the number of initial claims for unemployment insurance in Georgia.
5:00AM ( 1 hour ago )
Lanier Tech records largest enrollment in 55-year history
The first day of classes this week for the Fall Semester at Lanier Technical College set a new enrollment record for the school.
3:00PM ( 15 hours ago )
Gainesville: Wisdom Project 2030, University of North Georgia establish partnership
With nearly 15 percent of Hall County's population age 65 and older, two institutions are joining forces to educate and serve community members 55 years old and older.
5:00AM ( 1 day ago )
GDOL: Unemployment rate drops to 2.9% for Gainesville metro in July
Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said Thursday the month of July was another "solid month" for Georgia and for the Gainesville metro, with Gainesville setting records for both labor force and employed residents.
5:59AM ( 3 days ago )
USG study says University of North Georgia has $667M impact on region
A study released Tuesday by the University System of Georgia revealed the University of North Georgia had an economic impact of more than $667 million on the northeast Georgia region during fiscal year 2018.
10:36AM ( 3 days ago )
AAA: Another week, another drop in Georgia gas prices
On Sunday, gas prices in Georgia averaged $2.46 per gallon for regular unleaded, according to this week's fuel price report from AAA - the Auto Club Group.
6:45AM ( 5 days ago )
Northeast Georgia Medical Center recognized by American Cancer Society
Northeast Georgia Medical Center is one of only three hospitals in Georgia – and 24 hospital systems in the Southeast – to receive the American Cancer Society’s HPV Cancer Free Partnership Award for 2019.
8:00PM ( 1 week ago )
Brenau Women's College launches Executive Women's MBA
The Women’s College of Brenau University is getting its first graduate degree program in its 141-year history: an Executive Women’s Master of Business Administration.
3:00PM ( 1 week ago )
Some old, some new: Commercial, residential requests on Hall planning board's agenda
Plans for a hotel and shopping center in the Rabbittown area, tabled several weeks ago, are now on indefinitely hold, while plans are moving ahead for other commercial developments around Hall County.
5:00AM ( 1 week ago )