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Friday September 18th, 2020 1:01PM

Marc Eggers

Anchor / Reporter
Marc Eggers
Representative and Mrs. Collins host school-reopening roundtable
Georgia Ninth District Congressman Doug Collins and his wife, Lisa, hosted a roundtable discussion Monday evening to hear from both school districts operating in Hall County about their plans, and their needs, as they prepare to reopen later this month.
11:00PM ( 1 month ago )
Gainesville leaders hear recommendations for northside corridor improvement
The Gainesville City Council heard plans at its Thursday morning work session for improving a heavily travelled corridor on the city’s north side which suffers from, among other things, an identity crisis.
2:18PM ( 1 month ago )
Hall County schools set millage rate, reset instructional start date
The vote was not unanimous, but after being 27-days past the start of the new fiscal year, the Hall County Board of Education finally adopted its FY2021 budget and set the millage rate to support it.
8:23PM ( 1 month ago )
Hall County's move to relax erosion control standard draws comments pro and con
A handful of years before the Georgia Environmental Protection Division set 50-acres as the standard for how much land could be cleared and exposed to the elements by developers during construction of large projects, Hall County decided 20-acres would be its limit.
8:36PM ( 1 month ago )
Gainesville City Council approves resolutions that will bring trolley cars and new apartments
The Gainesville City Council unanimously approved plans to begin a micro-transit system that will initially start in the city and then branch out to cover the remainder of Hall County.
9:08PM ( 1 month ago )
Hall County move to relax regulations has environmental group concerned
Hall County is looking to return to parity with its neighboring counties when it comes to setting regulations for erosion control at sites where new development is underway, but Gainesville’s Dale Caldwell wants commissioners to stop and reconsider that move
8:00PM ( 1 month ago )
Gainesville to use federal funding to usher in change to public transit
Some changes are coming to public transportation in Gainesville and Hall County.
1:09PM ( 2 months ago )
Gainesville Planning Board recommends annexations and rezonings needed for new middle school
The Gainesville Planning and Appeals Board unanimously recommended approval of a pair of requests made by the Gainesville City Board of Education Tuesday evening, paving the way for a much-needed second middle school for the district.
8:15PM ( 2 months ago )
Hall County joins statewide effort to read entire Bible in under an hour and seek God's healing
A dozen people sat in a semi-circle in the cool, early morning shade provided by the Hall Court House. At exactly 7:14 a.m. the group leader’s cell phone alarm sounded; one of the group members rose to their feet and began reading aloud from the Old Testament book of Job.
9:45AM ( 2 months ago )
New 'Return To Work' policy and pay raise approved for Lula employees
Lula may be small but the effects of COVID-19 aren’t, so on Monday night the city council approved a new policy to better help the city’s limited staff deal with the threats presented by the pandemic.
9:19PM ( 2 months ago )