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  1. Lula faces vote on county service agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | The Times

    The mayor of Lula this week called on city council members to "remain firm" and not approve a new service delivery agreement with Hall County. City Manager Dennis Bergin said Wednesday that the council has not had the opportunity to either approve or reject the Hall County document, which is required by the Georgia Service Delivery Act.

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  2. Clermont, Lula make do without property taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | The Times

    But two small Hall County cities - Clermont and Lula - with a combined population of less than 4,000, are helping their residents enjoy life more by doing away with some of the most dreaded taxes local governments are prone to levy. However, Gainesville Mayor Danny Dunagan said the two small cities may get by without property taxes, but their residents also miss out on many services.

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  3. Live in a city? You could get a county tax breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | The Times

    Hall County Commissioner Scott Gibbs, along with the rest of the Hall County Board of Commissioners and the Gainesville City Council, sign a 10-year service delivery agreement on Tuesday that will lower county tax rates for city residents. If you live in a city in Hall County, your property tax bill could drop next year depending on what happens in in the next few days.

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  4. Hall County, cities face state deadline on service pactRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | The Times

    Hall County government officials say they are confident they will get a Service Delivery Strategy agreement done with the municipalities before a June 30 deadline set by the state. Failure to reach an agreement - established by state law almost 20 years ago to "minimize inefficiencies resulting from duplication of services and competition between local governments" - could result in the county and cities losing out on state grants, loans or becoming ineligible for permits.

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  5. Hall woman hopes to fund children's advocacy group through thrift storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | The Times

    After suffering a traumatic brain injury, Clermont resident Phyllis Johnston wants to expand her antiques business by opening a thrift store for foster care/CASAs. She also plans to write about her expriences with the injury to help others.

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  6. Hall County, cities could lose state funding without service delivery agreement by June 30Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | The Times

    Hall County and its municipalities are in danger of losing out on state grants and permits issued by the state if they don't reach consensus on a service delivery agreement that must be filed with the Georgia Department of Community Affairs by June 30.The service delivery agreement is mandated by state law "to minimize inefficiencies resulting from duplication of services and competition between local governments." Complicating negotiations on reaching a revised service delivery agreement is a simmering dispute between Hall County and the city of Lula over a sewer agreement they signed in 2006.

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  7. Lula set to unveil fiscal 2018 budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | The Times

    Elected Lula city officials will get a first look at their fiscal year 2018 budget at a special called work session scheduled for Monday. City Manager Dennis Bergin said City Council will review Lula's spending plan for the new fiscal year that begins July 1. "We are early in the process," Bergin told The Times on Sunday.

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  8. Lula-Hall County sewer dispute simmersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | The Times

    Lula city officials huddled with their attorney in a closed-door meeting Tuesday to discuss potential litigation against Hall County. The sometimes loud meeting extended more than two hours.

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  9. Home-schooled senior builds on musical talentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | The Times

    "I don't believe I would be the person I am today if I hadn't been home-schooled," Cantrell said. The 18-year-old lives in Clermont with her three siblings and parents and is also dual enrolled at Truett McConnell University.

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  10. Roberts Family Blueberry Farm delivery service puts produce into customers' handsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | The Times

    In June, farm owner Terry Roberts will start a new farm-to-table program at 5517 Clarks Bridge Road in Clermont. Customers may call the farm on Wednesdays and Thursdays, find out what produce is available and place an order.

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  11. Put your best bonsai forward at free exhibition in ClermontRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | The Times

    Plant City Bonsai is hosting a free bonsai exhibit from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, May 7, at 5607 Cleveland Highway in Clermont. To show off the beauty of the plant, the business is hosting a free bonsai exhibit from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, May 7, at 5607 Cleveland Highway in Clermont.

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  12. Major resurfacing projects are set in Hall CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | The Times

    Matthews Contracting of Marietta has been hired to resurface Atlanta Highway/Ga. 13 from north of Cantrell Road in Flowery Branch to Jesse Jewell Parkway/Ga.

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  13. Authorities issue lookout for Clermont bank robbery suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | The Times

    Hall County Sheriff's Office authorities issued a lookout for a man suspected in an April 5 Clermont bank robbery . Michael Anthony Gordon, 47, of Cleveland, is wanted by authorities, with arrest warrants for armed robbery, possession of a gun by a convicted felon and possession of a firearm in the commission of a crime.

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  14. Church volunteers make meals, work on homes, clean yards on Great Day of ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | The Times

    Gainesville First United Methodist Church senior Pastor Scott Hearn sizes up cuts to new ceiling tile being installed Saturday morning at Good News at Noon, where members of the church were volunteering during their annual Great Day of Service. For the past 11 years, Gainesville United Methodist Church has held its Great Day of Service event to give back to the community.

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  15. Annual business expo draws about 60 vendorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | The Times

    Hillary Truelove holds her pooch Rayna Thursday afternoon at the Gainesville Civic Center as she operates the Holly's Bed & Biscuit Inn booth during the annual Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce Business Expo. And attention is just what Truelove and her business, Holly's Bed and Biscuit Inn off Forrester Road in North Hall, were seeking as one some 60 vendors attending Thursday's Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce's annual Business Expo, which drew almost 1,000 people.

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  16. Hall lawsuit plaintiff says pension gap is delaying retirements from forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | The Times

    Hall County Sheriff's Office Capt. Brad Rounds speaks about staying in the workforce due to not having the money needed to retire Friday during an interview at his Clermont home.

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  17. Hall cities looking toward setting dates for 2017 electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | The Times

    Clermont Town Council held its first reading Tuesday night on an election ordinance that sets the election for Nov. 7. The ordinance says that Ward 3 and 4 seats, now held by Margaret Merritt and Kristi Crumpton, respectively, as well as Mayor James Nix's seat, are up for election. Also, it also sets the qualifying fee at $43.20 for the council seats and $54 for the mayor's seat.

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  18. Giving back this holiday seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | The Times

    Steve Watson makes a stop along his route and fills a basket with food items during his Meals on Wheels route through Gainesville. Hall County has many options to give back by donating to food drives, helping domestic violence victims, providing toys to less fortunate children or loving on homeless animals.

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  19. Meals on Wheels in need of volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | The Times

    Approximately 350 seniors receive the meals each Monday through Friday. For some seniors, this daily visit may be the only social interaction they have during the day.

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  20. Opportunities to volunteer during the holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | The Times

    Hall County has many options to give back by donating to food drives, helping domestic violence victims, providing toys to less fortunate children or loving on homeless animals. "It is very important to volunteer, regardless of where you choose to volunteer," said Avein Gober, volunteer and outreach coordinator at the Humane Society of Northeast Georgia.

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