Wednesday November 25th, 2020 9:33AM

Lauren Hunter

Multimedia Journalist
Lauren Hunter
Black Friday 2020 takes on a different look for local shoppers
In years past, Black Friday shopping has consisted of long lines, crowded stores and the occasional fistfight. Black Friday 2020 likely will look much different.
7:00AM ( 2 hours ago )
University of North Georgia increasing face-to-face instruction, eliminating spring break for next semester
Leadership for the University of North Georgia are making several adjustments for classes for the spring 2021 semester, including increasing the amount of face-to-face instruction in one of its class models and removing the traditional week-long spring break.
5:00AM ( 1 day ago )
Pence urges Gainesville crowd to “stay in the fight”, vote for Loeffler and Perdue
Vice President Mike Pence had Georgia on everyone’s mind when he issued a fiery message to a packed arena at Chicopee Agricultural Center in Gainesville on Tuesday.
6:47PM ( 4 days ago )
Vice President Mike Pence to visit Gainesville Friday
Vice President Mike Pence will visit Gainesville Friday afternoon as part of a bus tour to campaign for Senators David Perdue and Kelly Loeffler.
1:00PM ( 1 week ago )
Participants of the 23rd annual Polar Bear Swim will “run away from 2020” in new event
The Lanier Canoe and Kayak Club is changing the format of their 23rd annual Polar Bear Swim for 2021.
10:00AM ( 1 week ago )
Men from Gainesville, Chicago arrested for trafficking more than $300k worth of drugs
A Gainesville man and a man from Chicago were arrested last night during a traffic stop and charged with trafficking $330,000 worth of methamphetamine and heroin.
4:07PM ( 1 week ago )
For Goodness Sake: Northeast Georgia Speech Center celebrates 50 years of success
In the fifty years since the foundation of the Northeast Georgia Speech Center, staff have seen growth, success and the community coming together on behalf of its disabled members.
2:04PM ( 1 week ago )
Local 95-year-old WWII veteran reflects on time in service 75 years later
Ralph Collins celebrated his 95th birthday in June of this year. But come New Year’s Eve, Collins will celebrate another grand milestone - 75 years since he left the U.S. Army after two years of service during World War II.
5:30AM ( 2 weeks ago )
Puppy born with cleft palate adopted as surprise for seven-year-old’s birthday
Amber Hicks said that it was “love at first sight” when she saw Sam, an Australian Shepherd-mix puppy born with a cleft palate, Wednesday morning at the Humane Society of Northeast Georgia.
2:00PM ( 3 weeks ago )
Haley makes case for Loeffler during Oakwood campaign stop
Nikki Haley, former South Carolina governor and ambassador to the United Nations, issued her support for U.S. Senator Kelly Loeffler this morning during one of Loeffler’s campaign stops at Curt’s Cafeteria in Oakwood.
2:40PM ( 3 weeks ago )