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Gainesville, Georgia is located in Hall County. Zip codes in Gainesville, GA include 30507, 30501, and 30506. The median home price in Gainesville is $249,000 which is roughly $88/per square foot. More Gainesville information.

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Business Expo engages

The annual event, which was put on by the Cumming-Forsyth County Chamber of Commerce and title sponsor the Forsyth County News, also drew more than 400 spectators for an afternoon of networking and learning about products and services available through the local business community.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Times

Top Chef

Taiwanese Master Chef Che-Wei Lu gives a decorative carving demonstration to Lanier Career Center culinary students as part of the school's international food festival.

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The Times

Chris Gaunt 5K Run/Walk over Parkinson's planned

The Chris Gaunt 5K Run/Walk Over Parkinson's is 7:30 a.m. Sept. 6 at Flat Creek Baptist Church in Gainesville.

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The Times

Gainesville golfer ties for 7th in Georgia Senior Championship

Hope shot rounds of 73, 73 and 75 for a 5-over 221 total on the par-72, 6,679-yard course in the 28th annual event.

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Gainesville Council continues to disagree on water prices

Sometimes water can cause a fire to flare-up; that is, when water is the topic of a city council discussion.

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The Times

Badge and Bar: Commissioner of DJJ appointed to state council

Department of Juvenile Justice Commissioner Avery D. Niles has been selected by Gov. Nathan Deal to be chairman of the Georgia State Council for Interstate Juvenile Supervision.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

T.H.E. Journal

Case Study: Academies of Discovery

Part of the progressive Hall County Schools System, the Academies of Discovery in Gainesville, Ga., were established with a vision of fostering 21st century skills through technology.

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Volleyball: North Hall sweeps GHS, Hart County

North Hall swept a pair of matches Tuesday in girls volleyball action. The Lady Trojans whipped Hart County 25-5, 25-8 and then held off Gainesville in three sets 25-11, 23-25, 25-16.

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Kristopher Drummond

Kristopher William Drummond, 29, passed away Monday, August 25, 2014. Born in Lawrenceville, on May 05, 1985, he was the son of Kim Drummond Patterson of Gainesville and the late Jerald Drummond.

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Loan to boost Oakwood sewer plans

Braselton received a state loan Tuesday that will enable Oakwood to tap into a long-anticipated sewer project involving the two cities.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Times

Jaemor Farms wins the homemade ice cream challenge

Fresh fruit, a vanilla ice cream base and local fresh milk is all it takes to make a winning homemade ice cream.

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Hall County's plan to open its own pharmacy upsets local retailers

When the Hall County Board of Commissioners voted earlier this month to open a pharmacy and health clinic for employees, officials debated over the best location, whether the city of Gainesville should be a partner and how much savings could be generated.

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Hearing leaves Gainesville's Rogers wary of Common Core standards

State Rep. Carl Rogers, R-Gainesville, spent Monday hearing from educators and members of the public on Common Core education standards, part of what he says is a long learning process on how the standards are working for Georgia schools.

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New Hall Co GOP Headquarters Office opens in Gainesville

Next to Public Safety Complex on Queen City Parkway, the Hall County GOP opened its new Headquarters Office Tuesday night.

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Gainesville law firm issues response to atheist group

Phillip Hartley of the Gainesville law firm Hartley, Harben, and Hawkins, LLP issued a statement to a Washington-based atheist group that is threatening a lawsuit against the Hall County school system over alleged coach-led prayer on the Chestatee High School football team.

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Fire damages north Gainesville home

A late night fire Monday damaged a house on Springview Road off Thompson Bridge Road.

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The Times

Hall County accepting bids on trail project

A longtime plan to build a bicycle/pedestrian path cutting through a portion of historic Chicopee Village is closer to reality.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

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Police confirm two more arrests in rock throwing incidents

While complete details surrounding their arrests were not available, Gainesville Police confirmed the third and fourth suspects in connection with large rocks being thrown at vehicles on Interstate 985 last week are in custody.

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Gainesville man arrested for allegedly manufacturing, distributing pot

According to a press release from the Gainesville/Hall County Multi Agency Narcotics Squad, agents recovered approximately four ounces of marijuana along with scales, packaging materials, and three marijuana plants from the house on Antioch Trail on Saturday.

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Coalition seeks to educate Hall County on marijuana

After a House bill on medical marijuana sputtered in the Georgia General Assembly, the Hall County Drug Free Coalition is hosting a community forum to inform the public.

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