Local News in Hall County, Georgia
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Collins picks up GOP opposition; Gibbs may have oppositon
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 11:10:01 -0800
U.S. Representative Doug Collins of Gainesville picked up opposition from within his own party as qualifying closed Friday for the May 20 General Election primaries in Georgia - and Hall County Commissioner Scott Gibbs may have opposition in the fall from an independent candidate.
Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia to Honor Jane Hemmer as 2014 Gainesville Woman of Distinction
Tue, 04 Mar 2014 12:46:08 -0800
Jane Hemmer, a highly acclaimed forensic artist, former Georgia State Senator and Hall County Commissioner, has been named the Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia 2014 Gainesville Woman of Distinction. The luncheon event will be held on Tuesday, March, 11 at 11:30 a.m., at the Gainesville First United Methodist Church. (PRWeb March 04, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014 ...
Georgia Defense Attorney, Kevin J. Pratt, Successfully Defends Client against Multiple Civil and Criminal Charges ...
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 17:43:35 -0800
Georgia defense attorney, Kevin J. Pratt, successfully defends Robbie Sowash against multiple civil and criminal charges that were brought against him for losses incurred as a result of the collapse of the real estate market. (PRWeb March 06, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/atlanta-attorney/kevin-pratt/prweb11642743.htm
Hall candidates putting their money down, signing on the 'dotted' line
Mon, 03 Mar 2014 09:55:02 -0800
Candidates across Georgia began qualifying for the May 20 General Election primaries in Georgia Monday. By 12:30, a number of Hall County office-holders and would-be office-holders had signed up.
Liberty County School Superintendent honored by Georgia Legislative Black Caucus
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 21:14:12 -0800
The Georgia Legislative Black Caucus honored Liberty County Schools Superintendent Dr. Valya S. Lee for her amazing contributions to education.
Barr, Darragh, Sloan, Thompson among latest qualifiers
Wed, 05 Mar 2014 05:40:12 -0800
GAINESVILLE - Hall County Board of Education members Brian Sloan and Bill Thompson are among the latest candidates to qualify for the May 20 General Election primaries in Georgia.
Snow-, ice-coverd roads, power outages greet thousands of early risers
Wed, 12 Feb 2014 04:40:04 -0800
I-985 in Hall County about 5:30 this morning. (Courtesy Hall Co. EMA) ATLANTA (AP) -- Emergency management workers in the Atlanta area and other parts of north Georgia were preparing to spring into action as rain - and temperatures - were falling early Wednesday, potentially leading to "catastrophic" ice conditions across the region.
Tiburon Announces Record Q4 2013 Bookings and Carries Momentum into Q1 2014
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 14:35:00 -0800
Tiburon, Inc., a portfolio company of The Gores Group and a leading provider of public safety software solutions, today announced the company had its strongest Q4 2013 bookings in
DOT awards funds for local road improvements in Hall Co.
Fri, 21 Feb 2014 08:25:02 -0800
GAINESVILLE - The Georgia Department of Transportation has awarded funds to several cities in Hall County for the improvements of local roads. Braselton, Flowery Branch, Gainesville, Lula, Oakwood and Hall County were all awarded varying amounts of funding.
Meigs City Hall closed to public
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 17:00:11 -0800
The mayor of Meigs has been stripped of much of her power. Some city workers claim she practices voodoo and they say they're afraid of her, the controversy even shut down city hall.