Assistant Hall County Administrator Phil Sutton and Gainesville realtor Frank Norton, Jr. presented before the gathered mayors and other leaders of the cities of Hall County an argument that they had presented earlier this month to the Hall County School Board: over the past three years Hall County has been shorted almost $26 million in due sales tax revenue.
Less than two weeks after Jeffrey Thurman of Cumming was crushed to death while working at A.T. Specialty, a worker has been killed in Port Wentworth after a forklift-like machine at the Weyerhaeuser plant crushed him.
Ecologically much has been accomplished, but much remains to be done. That was part of the Earth Day message delivered Thursday at Gainesville State College by Dr. Robert Gottfried, Executive Director of the Center for Religion and Environment at Sewanee: The University of the South.