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Area school officials say they don't know how many refugee students, if any, will enter local schools this year but they are prepared to teach them as they would any others.
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The Voices of North Georgia community chorus has been awarded a $10,000 operations grant from the Georgia Council for the Arts, kicking off its 2014-2015 rehearsals with new excitement.
"There is still a lot of work to finish, so we don't have an exact time for opening ... except that the road will reopen before dark," said Harold Mull, district construction engineer for the Georgia Department of Transportation.
The Georgia Legal Services Program, which has an office in Gainesville, has won major recognition from the American Bar Association in the Hodson Award for Public Service for 2014.
Gainesville golfer Spencer Ralston lost his match in the round of 64 by one hole at the U.S. Junior Amateur Championship on Wednesday.
Although all Danley products are optionally available with level-2 weatherization, which includes fiberglass seams, stainless steel hardware, and protective coatings over all wooden components, the fact remains that those wooden components will have a shorter life span in the elements than they would have had in an indoor installation.
The contractor was setting the grade of Ga. 284 over a pedestrian tunnel near the bridge Tuesday afternoon, said Teri Pope, district spokeswoman for the Georgia Department of Transportation.
Charters Embry, left, and Sydney Sanchez keep an eye on their form in the mirrors surrounding the walls of Brenau University's dance studio.
An aerial view of Lake Lanier on Wednesday afternoon, from a small plane. Local seaplane advocate Troy Wheeler says there is a lot of room on the lake for seaplanes.
A caucus will be held at 10 a.m. at the Hall County Democratic Party Headquarters, 1011-1021 Athens St., Gainesville, to elect delegates to the Georgia Democratic Convention.
In a rare tie breaking vote, Lula Mayor Milton Turner Monday night decided to support a rezoning request from trucking terminal owner Tony McGuire of Gainesville to change his 17 acre tract at Mountain View and Highway 365 from Highway Business to Light Industrial.
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