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Friday May 7th, 2021 8:38AM

Marc Eggers

Anchor / Reporter
Marc Eggers
Gainesville Police spend time as Santa's helpers
Receiving a police escort is a pretty special event, but nowhere was that more evident than in the eyes of eight-year-old Jorge and four-year-old Gael at the Walmart on Shallowford Road in Gainesville Thursday morning.
10:49AM ( 4 months ago )
New Gainesville Police precinct planned for Cleveland Highway corridor
An effort to create a stronger presence along the Cleveland Highway corridor by local authorities now includes a plan by the Gainesville Police Department to construct a new precinct on property adjoining the city’s recently completed Fire Station #2
9:41PM ( 4 months ago )
Hall schools adjust to rise in COVID cases
Effective Wednesday, December 16, all Hall County School District middle and high school students will shift to blended learning exclusively. One elementary school has now joined the list.
1:24PM ( 4 months ago )
Hall County Commission wrestles with 'doggie daycare' decision
A “doggie daycare” was approved for a residential area Thursday evening by the Hall County Commission, but the approval carries a condition limiting the owner’s business license to a one year term that is subject to review and renewal.
10:00PM ( 4 months ago )
Winter Weather Preparedness: experts advise to create a 'Ready Kit'
“Be prepared”: it’s the motto of the Boys Scouts; it’s one of the best-known songs from Disney’s “The Lion King”; and it should be on the mind of every north Georgian as winter approaches.
8:00AM ( 4 months ago )
More office, warehouse development coming to White Sulphur Road
The Gainesville Planning and Appeals Board Tuesday evening recommended for approval an annexation request that will allow for the construction of 60,000-square feet of office and warehouse space along White Sulphur Road at Navajo Circle.
7:52PM ( 4 months ago )
Hall County to establish alternate trial sites, oppose Athens Highway intersection plan
The Hall County Commission plans to approve a resolution Thursday evening allowing for use of two non-traditional sites for Hall County Superior and State Court trials.
7:06PM ( 4 months ago )
Stronger than expected hotel/motel occupancy brings unexpected tax dollars to Flowery Branch
The City of Flowery Branch has discovered money it didn’t realize it had: over $19,000 in extra hotel/motel tax revenue for the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2020.
9:07PM ( 5 months ago )
Annual Gainesville Thanksgiving feast set for Thursday but under different circumstances
One of Hall County’s longest-running Thanksgiving celebrations will take place this week as scheduled, but thanks (or rather, “no thanks”) to COVID-19, it will happen under very different circumstances than in previous years.
1:00AM ( 5 months ago )
Hall school board celebrates high grad rate news but hears it might be much lower next year
Members of the Hall County Board of Education smiled broadly Monday evening as the “Graduation Rate Update” portion of the agenda was discussed. It was all good news, and most felt, the result of a lot of hard work.
8:03PM ( 5 months ago )