Thursday May 28th, 2020 8:05AM

B.J. Williams

Assistant News Director
B.J. Williams
Rabid raccoon found in North Hall area
Hall County Animal Control officials said they received confirmation Thursday, May 21 that a rabid raccoon was found on Forrester Road in the northern part of the county.
12:09PM ( 6 days ago )
DNR rangers add social distancing enforcement to Memorial Day duties
Rangers with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources will have an extra job responsibility on area lakes and state parks this Memorial Day weekend.
11:30AM ( 6 days ago )
Georgia jobless rate hits all-time high of 11.9% for April
As the coronavirus pandemic shuttered businesses across the state, Georgia's unemployment rate hit an all-time high of 11.9% in April, according to State Labor Commissioner Mark Butler.
5:22AM ( 1 week ago )
Northeast Georgia 'orphan counties' now able to receive Atlanta-area broadcasts
Following action by the Federal Communications, four Northeast Georgia counties may now receive broadcasts from Georgia television and satellite companies, specifically those in the Atlanta area.
6:03PM ( 1 week ago )
American Legion Post 7 plans flag display in Gainesville for Memorial Day
Memorial Day will look different in Gainesville this year, but members of Paul E. Bolding American Legion Post 7 say that will be okay as long as the community remembers what the day is really about.
2:07PM ( 1 week ago )
COVID-19 hospitalizations drop below 1,000 in Georgia
The state of Georgia reached its lowest number of hospitalized COVID-19 positive patients since early April, according to information released Tuesday afternoon by Gov. Brian Kemp's office.
6:50AM ( 1 week ago )
House destroyed by fire in Hall County, two people displaced
A house on Donna Way off McEver Road in Hall County was destroyed by fire Tuesday afternoon.
5:12AM ( 1 week ago )
Reward offered in Dawson County arson case
State fire investigators are offering a reward for a fire they believe was deliberately set this past weekend in Dawson County.
11:15AM ( 1 week ago )
UNG hosts virtual town hall for senior adults to learn more about COVID-19
The University of North Georgia's Center for Healthy Aging is hosting a virtual town hall meeting Tuesday, May 19 to educate area senior adults on the impact of COVID-19 on the senior community.
9:17AM ( 1 week ago )
Three Dahlonega suspects arrested in continuing crackdown on local meth trafficking operation
Two months after taking nearly $260,000 worth of methemphetamine off the streets, the Lumpkin County Sheriff's Office has made drug seizure believed to be related to the first.
2:15PM ( 1 week ago )