3 hrs ago
Hall County firefighters salute injured coworkers
Firefighters from Station 8 saluted as a processional carrying Hall County firefighter Will Griffin drove underneath the overpass.
15 hrs ago
Dr. 'Jack' Lancaster
Dr. Josephas Jackson "Jack" Lancaster, 90, of the Belmont community in Gainesville, passed away on the morning of Wednesday, August 27, 2014.
22 hrs ago
Walmart opens Georgia primary care clinics on Friday
Two Georgia Walmart stores are among the first in the country to offer corporate-operated primary care clinics.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Threat leads to evacuations at North Georgia Tech
Students at North Georgia Technical College in Clarkesville have been given the all-clear to re-enter most buildings on campus after a threat was written on the wall of one building.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Georgia DNR conducts rescue training at Tallulah Gorge
When an injured hiker, boater or recreationalist becomes stranded in a hard-to-reach place, who comes to the rescue? In addition to specially-trained, ground-based personnel often the Georgia Department of Natural Resources Aviation Division is called to retrieve that person.
Family Fun Fest draws crowd to Clarkesville
The Habersham County United Way held its annual Family Fun Fest Saturday in Clarkesville.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Rabun wreck critically injures motorcyclist
A motorcyclist was critically injured in a two-vehicle wreck in Rabun County Saturday afternoon.
The Heard Citizen
Mr. James Lark
Mr. James Olin Lark, age75 of Mountain City, Georgia passed away on Thursday, August 21, 2014 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Georgia.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Sanitation truck engulfed by flames near Mt. Airy
A waste collection truck was destroyed by fire near Mt. Airy Tuesday morning. The truck, from Clarkesville-based Chase Sanitation, experienced mechanical issues just before the 8:30 incident at the intersection of Camp Creek and Hazel Creek roads near Mt.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
AgGeorgia Farm Credit holds community-wide food drive in August
AgGeorgia Farm Credit has organized a company-wide member and employee food drive that will be held throughout the month of August.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
The Madison Courier
Tereshko's 71 clinches berth in match play
Courier Sports Staff Justin Tereshko's one-under par second performance on Tuesday earned him a berth in the match play portion of the U.S. Amateur Championship.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Tallulah Falls mayor: Wallenda walk timing uncertain
Whether Nik Wallenda will walk across Tallulah Gorge next July as announced is uncertain, Tallulah Falls Mayor Carl Seaman says.
Woman rescued from Tallulah Gorge
It took more than four hours, but a hiker was rescued from the bottom of Tallulah Gorge Wednesday.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Clarkesville's McCoy maintains lead after stroke play at U.S. Amateur
Taylor Moore and Lee McCoy were at 8-under 135 to earn medalist honors after stroke play Tuesday at the U.S. Amateur Championship.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Beck, Horsfield share 1st-round lead at US Amateur
Beck, from Columbus, Georgia, had a 65 on the Atlanta Athletic Club's par-71 Highlands Course and Horsfield shot 66 on the par-72 Riverside Course.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Clarkesville approves annexation for proposed church build
Clarkesville soon will see construction of its first new church building inside the city in years.
Colors change with the light. This was an issue recently when a friend was having a vintage Porsche repainted, and the shade of ivory just didn't look right.
At the height of the Lumpkin County gold rush, people from all over the country were coming to North Georgia to pursue their personal fortune.
Hall County one of busiest for GBI bomb retrieval unit
The Georgia Bureau of Investigations responds to more calls from Hall County about suspicious packages and abandoned explosives than from most other counties in the state.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Flash Flood Warning issued for Habersham, Rabun counties
The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a Flash Flood Warning for northern Habersham County and southwestern Rabun County in northeast Georgia until 2:30 a.m. At 10:25 p.m., National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated slow-moving thunderstorms with very heavy rainfall across the warned area.