Thursday May 28th, 2020 8:19AM

B.J. Williams

Assistant News Director
B.J. Williams
Applicant wants to name Gainesville street after football star Deshaun Watson
The Gainesville Planning and Appeals Board will hear a request next month to name a street leading to the Gainesville High School campus after Deshaun Watson, a former quarterback for the Red Elephants and the Clemson Tigers.
12:04PM ( 3 years ago )
Legislative panel studying opioid abuse plans final meeting this week
A committee studying opioid abuse in Georgia plans a final meeting this week ahead of the 2017 legislative session.
8:39AM ( 3 years ago )
UPDATE: GBI takes over investigation of officer-involved shooting in Buford
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has taken over the primary investigation of an officer-involved shooting in Buford on Christmas Eve.
7:11AM ( 3 years ago )
North Georgia celebrates the holiday season with activities, events
If you're looking for something fun and festive for your holiday calendar, look no further than our own little corner of North Georgia!
10:00AM ( 3 years ago )
Second wildfire in North Georgia mountains closes portion of Appalachian Trail
Firefighters are hoping for a little rain to help with not just one — but two — wildfires sparked by separate auto accidents in the North Georgia mountains.
10:59AM ( 3 years ago )
Commerce police search for missing 15-year-old, say she could be in Gainesville
Investigators withthe Commerce Police Department are asking the public to be on the lookout for a runaway 15-year-old girl.
10:07AM ( 3 years ago )
UPDATE: Bad Santa Fire spreads to 435 acres in Union County
Richard B. Russell Scenic Highway in Union County remains closed at last report because of a wildfire in the area of the Raven Cliffs Wilderness.
7:03AM ( 3 years ago )
Car accident on Richard Russell Scenic Highway sparks wildfire
Crews are working to get a handle on a fire sparked Friday morning by a car accident on the Richard B. Russell Scenic Highway 348.
12:47PM ( 3 years ago )
Bill passes to rename Gainesville's federal courthouse for late judge
On December 16, President Obama signed H.R.4618 into law - the measure allows for the renaming of the federal building and courthouse in Gainesville in memory of Judge Sidney O. Smith, Jr.
10:45AM ( 3 years ago )
Jackson County commissioner Dwain Smith dies at age 74
The Nicholson man who represented District 4 on the Jackson County Board of Commissioners has died.
1:53PM ( 3 years ago )