Thursday May 6th, 2021 8:32AM

Marc Eggers

Anchor / Reporter
Marc Eggers
USA Sprint Canoe/Kayak Team prepares for trip to Hungary, Russia
It took them years of hard work and discipline to reach this point in their lives, but on Thursday six world-class athletes and their coaches took time to autograph a banner that would hang on the clubhouse wall while they were away from the place where so much of their training has been centered: the Lanier Canoe and Kayak Club training center on Lake Lanier.
9:31AM ( 5 days ago )
Music venue and restaurant to fill site when locomotive relocates
Plans were unveiled at this morning’s Gainesville City Council work session to bring an upscale live music venue and restaurant to the site currently occupied by engine #209 of the former Gainesville Midland Railroad.
12:54PM ( 6 days ago )
Want to try your hand at racing? Lanier Raceplex has what you need
Lanier Raceplex is open and invites those who love driving, fast or faster, to experience racing firsthand, either against the clock or against friends.
12:00PM ( 1 week ago )
Hall County approves agri-business along Mount Vernon Road
Nearly 66-acres along Mount Vernon Road in northern Hall County received Special Use approval from the Hall Count Commission Thursday evening to begin operating as an agri-entertainment venue.
11:50PM ( 1 week ago )
Gainesville mayor gives ‘State of The City’ speech then announces it will be his last
One year ago COVID-19 restrictions forced the cancellation of the “2020 State of The City” speech by Gainesville Mayor Danny Dunagan, and now a decision to not seek re-election this fall means he won’t be giving the 2022 annual speech either.
8:18PM ( 2 weeks ago )
Larger venue to be used for Deputy Blaine Dixon murder trial
A larger space has tentatively been secured to safely accommodate the upcoming triple trial of three men accused in the July, 2019, murder of Hall County Sheriff’s Deputy Nicolas Blaine Dixon.
6:25PM ( 2 weeks ago )
Gainesville Parks and Rec set to expand as COVID challenges recede
Gainesville’s Parks and Recreation Department experienced both sides of the COVID pandemic during the past twelve months: cancellation of most indoor events but an inordinate surge in the use of outdoor facilities.
6:00AM ( 2 weeks ago )
Securing Gainesville's 30-year water supply awaits approval by city council
The Gainesville City Council is ready to enter into contractual agreement with the State of Georgia to provide for the future water needs of the city and its customers for the next three decades.
12:29PM ( 2 weeks ago )
Hall students wanting to continue their education online fewer than first thought
When the Hall County Board of Education approved an online program in February for students wanting to continue their education at home during the 2021-2022 school year no one knew for certain how many families would be interested.
8:44PM ( 3 weeks ago )
Hall County re-issues objection to Buford annexation
A developer is making another effort to construct a giant warehouse and distribution center along McEver Road and in response Hall County is refiling an official objection to that application, an objection that the county had withdrawn just two weeks ago.
9:15PM ( 3 weeks ago )