Friday September 24th, 2021 2:59AM

B.J. Williams

Assistant News Director
B.J. Williams
Two New York men arrested for trying to scam Hall County grandparents
An elderly couple from North Hall County nearly fell victim to a so-called grandparent scam last week, and now authorities are searching for other possible victims.
2:30PM ( 1 week ago )
Groundbreaking held for new fire station in Suwanee
A ceremonial groundbreaking was held Tuesday, Sept. 14 for a new fire station in Suwanee.
1:48PM ( 1 week ago )
Farrell named planning director for Dawson County
Shannon Farrell has been named the Planning and Development Director for Dawson County Government.
12:48PM ( 1 week ago )
Major expansion of NGMC Gainesville campus moves forward
With rezoning approval from the Gainesville Planning and Appeals Board, Northeast Georgia Health System moves forward with plans for a major expansion on the Gainesville campus of Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
10:30PM ( 1 week ago )
Federal government launches civil rights probe of Georgia prisons
The U.S. Department of Justice on Tuesday announced a statewide civil rights investigation into Georgia prisons, citing particular concern about violence.
1:53PM ( 1 week ago )
Pandemic forces change to annual Emporium
The ongoing coronavirus pandemic - and a current surge in community cases - has forced a change in plans for the annual Emporium community fundraiser at First Baptist Church of Gainesville.
12:28PM ( 1 week ago )
Gwinnett County Public Schools retains full accreditation following special review
A special review of Gwinnett County Public Schools prompted by citizen complaints is now complete, and the district has retained its full accreditation.
8:32AM ( 1 week ago )
Mental Health Day for Hall County school students, teachers gets formal okay from school board
This weekend, Hall County students and staff will get a three day weekend. Monday, Sept. 20 has been declared a "mental health day" for the district.
7:15PM ( 1 week ago )
GDOT: Resurfacing underway on SR 20 for the next three months
Resurfacing began Friday and will continue for the next three months on a five-mile stretch of SR 20/Buford Drive in Gwinnett County.
5:42PM ( 1 week ago )
Hall County property tax bills go in the mail today
The Hall County Tax Commissioner's Office will mail approximately 92,500 tax statements for real and personal property on Monday, Sept. 13.
11:24AM ( 1 week ago )