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1 hr ago | The Times
Few things have the ability to bring out the inner child in even the most grinchy Scrooge like the Christmas tree.
Is America better or worse off with strong separation between Church and State?
Should government buildings be allowed to display religious symbols?
5 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville
The American Red Cross is seeking donations this holiday season through the 2013 Red Cross Holiday Campaign.
9 hrs ago | The Times
The regional youth detention center in Gwinnett County is closing in June, with some offenders set to transfer to the Gainesville RYDC, the Department of Juvenile Justice announced Thursday evening.
12 hrs ago | The Times
Immigration attorneys are welcoming the shuttering of a Gainesville immigration detention center, owned by the city and operated by the Corrections Corp. of America.
16 hrs ago | The Times
"Choose significance over success," public speaker Jackie Brewton said to eighth-grade students from East Hall and Gainesville middle schools, explaining that significance has an impact on others, while success may not.
Gainesville police offered a few more details into the search and chase of a Murrayville man who was found in the woods with a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head on Nov. 19. Joshua Semon, 24, ran from a traffic stop after police attempted to pull him over on the 800 block of Jesse Jewell Parkway.
The State Road and Tollway Authority Tuesday announced that 46 local Georgia governments, including six in our area, have applied for state money to help with transportation projects.
City fire investigators said something left cooking unattended on a stove top sparked a fire that caused almost $50,000 in damages to a Gainesville residence Tuesday night.
Every member of the Gainesville City Council raised their hand Tuesday evening, unanimously approving an amendment to an existing city ordinance banning firearms in city parks; not every Council member, however, had their 'hearts' in the vote.
Gainesville is looking to plant 180 trees at three U.S. Army Corps of Engineers parks as part of an "environmental stewardship" effort tied to the Clarks Bridge replacement project.
The Junior League of Gainesville-Hall County will host its annual Charity Ball Saturday, Dec. 14, at the Chattahoochee Country Club in Gainesville.
The Northeast Georgia Chapter of the American Red Cross is hosting a Holiday Open House on December 11. The event is open to the public and will be held from 3 p.m.-6 p.m. at the chapter office located at 675 White Sulphur Rd. Lanier Medical Park, Gainesville.
Franklin "Wayne" Lisle was called to his Heavenly home 11/30/2013. Most recently, he had resided in Jefferson and Gainesville.
Dodd will set up a display with her collection inside the Protein Products building, 454 Green St. Money raised through the sale of the angels will be donated to Grace Episcopal Church in memory of her daughter, Holly Rand Johnston, and also to the historical society.