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South Hall residents displaced by fire

The Hall County Fire Marshal's Office is investigating the cause of a residential fire that displaced residents in South Hall County. Around 4:24 p.m. Monday,...

NGTC practical nursing students receive pins

North Georgia Technical College’s Practical Nursing students from the Currahee campus recently received their pins in a private graduation ceremony at the college. Pinning...

State legislators preparing for session shaped by new abortion law

(GA Recorder) — When Georgia lawmakers return to the Capitol in January, it will be their first time convening since the end of Roe...

I-985 maintenance to slow traffic this week

Drivers who travel I-985 North on the south end of Hall County should expect possible delays this week. The Georgia Department of Transportation is...

Trump says FBI conducted search at his Mar-a-Lago estate

WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI searched former President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate as part of an investigation into whether he took classified records from...

Father, son get life for hate crime in Ahmaud Arbery’s death

BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — The white father and son who chased and killed Ahmaud Arbery in a Georgia neighborhood each received a second life...

Passenger dies from injuries in head-on collision on Hwy. 17

A passenger involved in a head-on collision Saturday on Highway 17 near Clarkesville has died. Christopher Coffman, 22, passed away soon after medics transported...

Motorcyclist killed in weekend wreck in Gillsville

An investigation is underway following a deadly weekend crash between an SUV and a motorcycle on Highway 52 in Gillsville. Hall County Sheriff’s Office traffic...

T.J. Maxx opens in Cornelia

There was more than church music drifting through the air early Sunday in Cornelia. A disc jockey pumped up the crowd at Habersham Village...

Historical Society partners with HoPE to celebrate diversity, promote inclusion

They're planning a special celebration for Hispanic Heritage Month to coincide with this year's Big Red Apple Festival. The celebration will take place on September...

Videos

DC League of Super-Pets

DC League of Super-Pets introduces the premise of what if DC's most famous superheroes had pets? What would they be like? Would they have the same powers as their hero counterparts? Well, we get...

U.S. Senate passes bill to rename VA Atlanta regional office for Johnny Isakson

In Washington, D.C. Wednesday night, the U.S. Senate passed the bipartisan Senator Johnny Isakson VA Regional Office Act of 2022. The legislation designated the Veterans Affairs facility in Decatur, Ga., as the Senator Johnny Isakson Department of...

Cornelia honors historic depot preservationist Buck Snyder

When Cornelia was looking to revamp its image six years ago, they worked with Piedmont College students to develop a logo and marketing theme. What they came up with incorporated the famed Big Red...

Obituaries

Watson Lamar “Boots” Pitts

Watson Lamar “Boots” Pitts, age 76, of Mt. Airy, passed away on Monday, August 8, 2022. Born on February 3, 1946, in Clarkesville, he was...

Willie Joe Lunsford

Clyde Grizzle

Rafael B. Sanchez

Sports

Alabama No. 1 in preseason coaches’ poll; Ohio St. 2, UGA 3

Alabama was voted No. 1 in the preseason USA Today coaches' poll released Monday, with Ohio State second and defending national champion Georgia third. The...

Dominant deGrom pitches surging Mets to 5-2 win over Braves

NEW YORK (AP) — Jacob deGrom struck out 12 and carried a perfect game into the sixth inning of his second start all season,...

Braves pitcher Ian Anderson sent down to Triple-A

NEW YORK (AP) — The Atlanta Braves optioned struggling right-hander Ian Anderson to Triple-A Gwinnett on Sunday prior to their series finale with the...
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