Monday December 9th, 2019 5:52AM

Mitch Clarke

Director of News and Content
Mitch Clarke is director of news and content for Jacobs Media. He is a reformed print journalist, having spent nearly three decades covering local, state and national politics. Email: Twitter: @MitchAClarke
Mitch Clarke
Three arrested in Hall County heroin bust
Three people were arrested Wednesday following a heroin trafficking investigation, the Hall County Multi-Agency Narcotics Squad said.
1:21PM ( 1 month ago )
Rusty Griffin, chairman of Riverside board, dies
Rutledge Avalon “Rusty” Griffin, a former student at Riverside Military Academy who went on to become the chairman of the school’s board of trustees, died unexpectedly Tuesday. He was 75.
9:25AM ( 1 month ago )
Chestatee student creates soap-making service project
A Chestatee High School student is turning her love of soap making into a community public service project to help needy families in Hall County.
10:32AM ( 1 month ago )
I should have been a failed football coach
I'm beginning to think that maybe I'm in the wrong profession.
10:17AM ( 1 month ago )
Fire destroys Oak Street home
A vacant house in the 700 block of Oak Street in Gainesville was destroyed Friday by an early-morning fire, the Gainesville Fire Department said.
9:24AM ( 1 month ago )
Accident shuts down I-85 Friday morning
Southbound lanes of Interstate 85 near Braselton were shut down for several hours Friday morning after a tractor-trailer truck and a utility truck apparently sideswiped each other.
2:20PM ( 1 month ago )
Hall firefighters collecting money for "Give Burns the Boot"
Friday is the last day Hall County firefighters will be out collecting money for the annual “Give Burns the Boot” Drive.
10:39AM ( 1 month ago )
Eagle Ranch announces plans for new building, expanded services
Eagle Ranch will celebrate its 35th year in 2020 with construction of a new facility and an array of new services, the founder and executive director of the organization announced Tuesday.
1:30PM ( 1 month ago )
Fighting off the Georgia sports curse
I’m not a particularly superstitious person, but with all the talk this week about curses involving Georgia sports teams, maybe I should be.
9:45AM ( 1 month ago )
NGHS will treat Anthem as in-network through Dec. 31
Northeast Georgia Health Systems says it will continue to treat patients with Anthem insurance as though they are in-network through the end of the year, but it is encouraging people to choose a new insurance provider next month during open enrollment.
12:01PM ( 1 month ago )