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Eyes on the Road: Flowery Branch restudying bridge bids
"At this point, we will circle back with the bidders, find out where the disconnect is in our budgeting of it and their proposals and see where we need to meet," he said.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Training Camp, Day 3: Did Someone Say... Tweetcap?
Day three of camp is highlighted by some impressive rookie play and Dave taking his covered wagon and oxen from Flowery Branch back to New Hampshire.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
South Hall flooding case goes to US court
The case involving two Flowery Branch business owners seeking damages for their flooded property has been moved to U.S. District Court, with both parties filing disclosures this week.
Swafford plans fundraiser Sat.
Now that the Republicans have settled on their U.S. Senate nominee, the Libertarian candidate, Amanda Swafford of Flowery Branch, is wasting no time gearing up for the campaign ahead.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Flowery Branch council approves rezoning for planned unit development
"I'm obviously very pleased with it," said developer Frank McGowan following Thursday's vote on the rezoning by council members.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Railroad's plan to build culverts hits snag in Flowery Branch
Norfolk Southern Railway Co.' s plans to build new culverts at crossings in Flowery Branch have been put off indefinitely, as the company awaits permission from the Army Corps of Engineers to work on Corps property.
Looking Ahead To Falcons Training Camp 2014
Around here we start planning for this several months out. We first met about it in May of this year.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Buford man charged with beating of young girl
Gwinnett County police have arrested a Buford man in connection with the severe beating of a young girl, according to a report in the Atlanta Journal Constitution.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Nick Tandy Wins Pirelli World Challenge Street Race In Toronto
Nick Tandy , driving the EFFORT Racing Porsche 911 GT3 R in the Pirelli World Challenge at the Honda Indy Toronto on Saturday in Exhibition Place, Round 9 of the 2014 season - a 50-minute timed event - scored the car's the first overall win for in North America.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Flowery Branch schedules hearing for downtown neighborhood proposal
A planned neighborhood may soon be coming to an area near downtown Flowery Branch with a few modifications from the original plans.
Senate race zeroes in on metro Atlanta, north Ga.
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Neither Republican running in Georgia's closely watched Senate race has a natural advantage in metro Atlanta, where the state's most populous area and a ring of northern exurbs are serving as the key battleground ahead of Tuesday's runoff.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Flowery Branch approves property tax increase
The change - from 2.837 to 3.337 mills - comes after the June approval of the city's $3.4 million general fund budget for the 2015 fiscal year.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
New bike/ped panel would target projects that can be done sooner, rather than later
Rather than let a newly completed bicycle-pedestrian plan collect dust, area officials agreed today to form a committee that would talk about possibly kick-starting "some early-action" projects.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Try out different wedding style trending this year
Gloria Yook, owner of A-Z Alterations at Lakeshore Mall in Gainesville, adjusts a wedding gown in front of her store window.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Hard Knocks Producer / Director Bob Gehring Joined Mitch Evans
Falcons fans, plan on watching Hard Knocks this summer? This past week, NFL Films Supervising Producer/Director Rob Gehring joined the Mitch Evans Experience to discuss what goes into the production of the show and what the viewers can expect to see.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Hall County approves contracts for Cherokee Bluffs park
The Hall County Board of Commissioners approved two contracts Thursday related to a delay in the issuance of a draft environmental impact statement for the proposed Glades Reservoir.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Canton Rotary Club Welcomes New President, Dedicates Park
Staff Report The Rotary Club of Canton's last week welcomed its newest president and formally dedicated its park in downtown Canton.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Creative Loafing Atlanta
Boon or bust? Atlanta Falcons bet on 'Hard Knocks'
When the Atlanta Falcons start training camp in two weeks, following last season's 4-12 finish, they may have more to focus on than learning new plays.
The Local Agenda: Gainesville considering funding for airport study
The Hall County Board of Commissioners recently approved using $12,500 in SPLOST VI money to pay for a $25,000 study to determine if Lee Gilmer Memorial Airport can handle larger aircraft landing on its runways.
Perdue rolls into South Hall to persuade voters
U.S. Senate candidate Jack Kingston spoke to the South Hall Republican Club last month, and Monday night was Republican rival David Perdue's turn to address local conservatives.