*Northeast Georgia Health System and local senior resources will host a special event - How Best To Care For Those We Love - Feb. 29 featuring the author of "Driving Miss Norma," Ramie Liddle, as she shares the story of a family's journey after saying "yes" to living following a terminal diagnosis. Two sessions are planned: 9:00-11:00 at The Venue at Friendship Springs in Flowery Branch and 2:00-4:00 at Gainesville's First Baptist Church. There is no charge.
*Forsyth County Water and Sewer Superintendent Johnny Millwood was recognized by the county’s Board of Commissioners recently for 25 years of service with the county.
*This year's Greater Hall Chamber’s Business EXPO will be held February 20 at Lanier Technical College’s Ramsey Conference Center. The event kicks off with the Annual Business Luncheon followed by a sold-out expo with over 60 interactive exhibits and A Taste of Gainesville at Business After Hours. It is free and open to the public and will include a free on-site shuttle service.
*Dawson County EMS Division Chief/Fire Marshal Jeff Baily was deputized by state Insurance and Fire Safety Commissioner John King Tuesday. As a Deputy State Fire Marshal, Baily will now be allowed to perform state inspections of local businesses, an act that normally falls to the state fire marshal’s office to perform.
*The Georgia Mountain Regional Commission’s Career Coach will be at the Cumming Library on Dahlonega Street Feb. 13, 10:00-2:00, to help job seekers.
*Nominations are now being accepted for the 2020-2021 Leadership Hall Class. Nominate yourself or a business associate (deadline is March 13) online at GreaterHallChamber.com/Leadership or contact Andi Harmon, Chamber Vice President of Education, at 770-532-6206. Email: ANDI
*Truett McConnell University’s Office of Graduate Admissions will host its first Graduate Open House on the university’s campus, Saturday, March 7. For more information, or to RSVP to the event, please visit truett.edu/graduateopenhouse, or contact Timothy Agee at 706-865-2134, ext. 4305.