Monday Jul 21
News Nearby: Pregnant Woman Killed While Crossing Highway
A pregnant woman was killed while crossing the highway Sunday night in Habersham County, in northeast Georgia.
Monday Jul 21
Police: Pregnant woman struck and killed crossing highway
Police said a pregnant woman was hit by a car as she tried to cross a highway in Hall County.
Monday Jul 21
Judy Dotson Moore, 61, passed away Friday, July 11, 2014, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Wreck injuries not life-threatening
All three occupants involved in a two-vehicle crash in Lula on Tuesday came away from the collision without life-threatening injuries, Georgia State Patrol Trooper Jonathan S. Munger said Wednesday.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Margaret Virginia Poole Pruitt
Margaret Virginia Poole Pruitt, age 94 of Homer, passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
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Wed Jul 09, 2014
Motorcycle wreck kills Banks County man
An 18-year-old Banks County man died from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident Tuesday night.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Rev. Jewell Thomas Sr.
Rev. Jewell Dean Thomas, Sr., 78, passed away Tuesday, July 8, 2014, at his residence.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Local murder case appeal heads to Ga. Supreme Court
Georgia Supreme Court oral arguments begin Monday in an October 2012 Baldwin County murder case.
Banks County seeks information in July 4 shootings
The Banks County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's help in identifying those responsible for a pair of Independence Day shooting incidents.
Early voting under way for run-off election
Early voting will be held through July 18 for the run-off election. The run-off election will be held Tuesday, July 22. Early voting is handled at the elections and voter registration office at 226 Candler Street, Homer.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Motorcyclists hurt in 3vehicle wreck
Two motorcyclists were hurt just before noon Thursday when their bikes collided with a minivan near Cornelia.
Former police investigator faces felony charges
A former police investigator has been charged with several child sex charges. Stephen Floyd Alexander, 39, of Lula was arrested late Tuesday night by deputies from the Banks County Sheriff's Office for two counts of aggravated child molestation, two counts of aggravated sodomy, and two counts of false imprisonment.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Homer fireworks to light up sky Friday
The annul fireworks display will be presented by the Homer Fire Department at 9:30 p.m. on Friday, July 4. The fireworks will be set off at Banks County High School.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Scales Creek to close Aug. 1
All operations at Scales Creek Country Club will halt after July 31. Equity Partners IV, LLC, plans to end its operations at the club, despite any action taken on its rezoning application.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Rachel Eunice Murphy
Rachel Eunice Murphy, age 74 of Gillsville, passed away on Thursday, June 26, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
State probing cause of fire that destroyed Alto daycare
State fire officials are investigating the cause of a fire that heavily damaged a longtime Habersham County daycare center near Alto overnight Friday.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Betty Ann Duckett
Betty Ann Brady Duckett, 69, Banks County, passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her family on Wednesday, June 25, 2014, following an extended illness.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Halsey siblings score Jr. Dragster wins at Commerce
For the second time this season, Jr Dragster racers were treated to a double race event Saturday at Atlanta Dragway in Commerce, GA.