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5 hrs ago | The Times
In his book, " Mule and Wagon to Automobile ," Prof. Thomas H. Rasmussen of Gainesville explores how a Gainesville of 472 people in 1870 grew into a sprawling metropolitan area of 180,000 today.
Should all gun buyers receive a background check?
Is America's government too big?
11 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville
Santa had an opportunity to get some of his gifts delivered ahead of schedule Saturday at Lakeview Academy, site of the annual Good News at Noon Christmas Party.
15 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville
Four people have been arrested in connection with the theft of a utility trailer and a motorcycle, according to the Hall County Sheriff's Office.
Yesterday | The Times
The Very Rev. Mary Hemmer Demmler of Gainesville presents "Combatting the Chaos: Finding Again the Happy in the Holidays" during the WomenSource December Brown Bag Lunch on Thursday afternoon at the Brenau Downtown Center.
Few things have the ability to bring out the inner child in even the most grinchy Scrooge like the Christmas tree.
The American Red Cross is seeking donations this holiday season through the 2013 Red Cross Holiday Campaign.
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.
Immigration attorneys are welcoming the shuttering of a Gainesville immigration detention center, owned by the city and operated by the Corrections Corp. of America.
"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.
Flood Warning for Hall County was issued at December 08 at 3:56AM EST