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Hall County completes storm damage assessment
Hall County suffered about $800,000 in storm damage, county Fire Chief David Kimbrell told county commissioners at their meeting Wednesday.
Thu May 23, 2013
Hall cities beat state population growth rate
The population of the six cities and towns in Hall County beat the growth rate in the state over the past 12 months, according to figures released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Wed May 22, 2013
Near historic flood hits Hall
Hall County Commissioners got a cost and damage update on last weekend's flooding Wednesday afternoon from Emergency Management Director and Fire Chief David Kimbrell, and learned the deluge was near historic proportions.
Mon May 20, 2013
Heavy rain causes major problems in S. Hall; impacts several other areas
Today's severe weather has led to the closure of several roads in Hall and Gwinnett counties as a high volume of standing water continues to accumulate on roadways.
Thu May 16, 2013
Charles "Charlie" Kilpatrick, 82, passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2013. He was the son of the late Bryant Whitfield and Marie Kilpatrick.
Mon May 13, 2013
Oakwood looking at sewer project at apartments
Oakwood City Council voted Monday night to apply for a grant to help pay for a sewer system that would serve an apartment complex where a septic drain field has been failing for years.
Fri May 10, 2013
First Friday gets downtown swinging
Horn players for The Southern Gentlemen Dixieland Jazz Band - from left, Richard Hunt on trombone, David Hunt on clarinet, and Evan Jones on trumpet - play Friday during the First Friday event on the Gainesville downtown square.
Thu May 09, 2013
Jackson County Blotter
BURGLARY CHARGED: On April 28, a deputy was dispatched to Allen Road, Commerce, for a 911 hang up call.
Tue May 07, 2013
Arrest made in Oakwood rape case
Ramon Morgan, 32, is charged with rape, sodomy, aggravated sodomy, sexual battery and abuse, neglect or exploitation of a disabled or older adult, Oakwood Police Chief Randall Moon said.
Mon May 06, 2013
Work moving ahead for poultry lab in North Hall
State and area officials, including Gov. Nathan Deal, gathered this morning to mark the start of construction on the Georgia Poultry Laboratory Network headquarters in the future Gateway Industrial Centre off Ga.
Sat May 04, 2013
Plans for Ga. 347 include roundabout
While construction is rolling along on most of Ga. 347 in South Hall, the last link of that project - between McEver Road and Lake Lanier Islands - is in the throes of design.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Class Notes: Schools recognized by U.S. News and World Report
The publication examines student-teacher ratio; college readiness, as judged on the number of students taking and passing Advanced Placement exams; and average proficiency in English and math, based on performance on state exit exams.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Fri Apr 26, 2013
New Oakwood group 'cares for care givers'
A new support group in Oakwood aims to provide information and encouragement to people who care for loved ones in their home.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Commissioners won't vote again on Red Rabbit funds
Hall County commissioners said Wednesday night they will not take a second vote to accept federal money to continue operating the Red Rabbit fixed-route bus service.