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Update: North Hall schools declared safe after bomb threat found on wall  Gainesville Times

A bomb threat was found written on the walls in a bathroom at North Hall Middle School around 3 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 10.

North Hall High School graduation in 7 photos  Gainesville Times

North Hall High School graduating seniors receive their diplomas during a graduation ceremony at Free Chapel in Gainesville on Saturday, May 25, 2019.

A coveted North Hall tradition turns 20 years old  Gainesville Times

Taylor Shubert woke up at 8 a.m. Saturday, May 11, and went for breakfast with his dad at Reid's Cafe in Murrayville. It was an early morning for a high school ...

High school baseball: North Hall salvages split to force deciding Game 3 against Westminster  Gainesville Times

Just like in the first round of state, North Hall's baseball team lives to fight another day. On Thursday, the Trojans beat Westminster 13-5 in the nightcap, forcing a ...

This senior led North Hall High School's color guard through changing seasons  Gainesville Times

Tori Heflin was the lone senior this year on the newly reformed winter guard, a seasonal offshoot of the color guard, at North Hall High School this year.

$42000 in meth, marijuana found close to North Hall schools; two arrested  Gainesville Times

Drug task force agents charged two people after they say they found $42000 of drugs Friday, March 15, while searching a home close to North Hall High School.

North Hall baseball has mixed results in first two games of playoff series  Gainesville Times

North Hall's first-round baseball playoff series is going to Game 3. After winning the opener, 8-1, on Wednesday and dropping the nightcap, 2-1, in the ...

High school basketball: North Hall girls program locks up spot in Region 7-3A championship  Gainesville Times

North Hall locked up a spot in Region 7-3A championship game, beating Dawson County 71-43 in the tournament semifinals on Friday in Gainesville. With the ...

North Hall baseball's season comes to an end after loss to Pace Academy in Class 3A semifinals series  Gainesville Times

The Trojans were swept out of the best-of-three state semifinal series against Pace Academy, losing the first game 9-1 and Game 2, 8-4.

GSP: North Hall High School crossing guard sent flying in crash caused by distracted driver WXIA

GAINESVILLE, Ga. - A crossing guard at North Hall High School is being treated at a local hospital after she was hit by a vehicle involved in a wreck. Now ...

High school baseball: North Hall remains in contention for No. 1 seed despite pair of losses to Fannin County  Gainesville Times

Despite a sluggish night, North Hall's baseball program can still lock up the Region 7-3A championship.

High school basketball playoffs: North Hall girls topped by Hart County, 73-66, in second round of state  Gainesville Times

Grace Hollifield scored 18 points to lead four North Hall scorers in double figures as it lost to Hart County 73-66 in the second round of the Class 3A state ...

Injured North Hall High security guard critical but stable, family says  Gainesville Times

The family of Ashley “Lauren” Parr reported early Wednesday, Sept. 19, that she remains in critical but stable condition at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in ...

High school soccer: Set pieces key for North Hall boys soccer team in region win  Gainesville Times

Set pieces were the tool of choice for North Hall as it topped Cherokee Bluff in region play.

Former Hall student accused of threatening school while still on probation for 2017 threat  Gainesville Times

A former student on probation for making bomb threats was arrested at about 4 a.m. Friday morning following a threat against the Hall County School District, ...

Schools celebrate 2019 STAR students, teachers  Gainesville Times

The Hall County and Gainesville school systems along with private schools honored their top academic students at an event Tuesday, Feb. 19, at The Oaks at ...

High school basketball: Grace Hollifield's late 3-pointer nets North Hall girls a first-round playoff win over North Murray  Gainesville Times

The Lady Trojans advance to the second round of state playoffs, where they'll play against Hart County next week.

North Hall security guard making 'remarkable progress' following wreck; driver to be charged  Gainesville Times

A North Hall High School security guard injured in a Sept. 19 wreck has begun physical therapy and is set to be moved to a regular hospital room, while the ...

Vaping is a growing problem among students. This is what Hall school leaders are doing about it  Gainesville Times

Logan Mitchell, a senior at North Hall High School, said vaping nicotine on campus is common because it's so easy to disguise.The vape liquid can be odorless, ...

Hall County threat leads to arrest of former student accused of previous bomb threat WXIA

HALL COUNTY, Ga. — A 19-year-old former student, Destiny Sanchez, was arrested after a metro Atlanta school system was put on alert with reports of a bomb ...

High school baseball: North Hall's explosive fifth inning powers the Trojans to 5-1 win over Greater Atlanta Christian  Gainesville Times

Kelton Kieschnick got the start for North Hall, and he went the distance, striking out five over seven innings.

North Hall High staff members remember 'traumatic' aftermath of deadly 1998 tornado  Gainesville Times

North Hall High School was a designated shelter for catastrophic events because of the space afforded by its gym and the availability of things like shower ...

20 years later, tragedy of North Hall tornado still lingers  Gainesville Times

Eddie Keith was driving past home after home shredded by the tornado when he noticed two children standing in a field off Mount Vernon Road in North Hall.

Hall County Schools receives $2.4 million donation from local philanthropists  Gainesville Times

The Melvin Douglas and Victoria Kay Ivester Foundation will contribute $2.2 million to support the Early College at Jones, a dual-enrollment program in the ...

North Hall boys fend off furious Johnson rally in second half, pull away for 46-33 non-region basketball win  Gainesville Times

On the heels of six straight losses, including a disheartening defeat via buzzer-beater against Denmark the night before, Tyler Sanders and his North Hall High ...

High school volleyball: North Hall wins Area 7-3A Championship  Gainesville Times

After a block from North Hall's Grace Hollifield set up match point for the Lady Trojans in the Area 7-3A tournament final against East Hall, the Vikings took a time ...

North Hall girls keep the pressure on, pull away for region basketball win over Fannin County  Gainesville Times

Even on nights when the shots aren't falling, North Hall's girls basketball team knows it can always rely on its defense to get the job done.

Game of the Week 8/31: Cherokee @ North Hall  FOX 5 Atlanta

Imagine someone knocks on your door. You answer. You realize the person used to live in your neighborhood. The person then tells you they want to hand you ...

Kitchen Inspections March 6-13  Gainesville Times

The following are among the food *service* establishments inspected March 6-13 by the Hall County Environmental Health Department. Food *service* ...

STAR student Max Hernandez credits his teacher for treating him as an individual  Gainesville Times

For Max Hernandez, Hall County's 2019 STAR student, his passion of engineering sparked in his dad's basement workshop.

High school football: North Hall, White County to put tight rivalry on the line in Week 5 of upcoming season  Gainesville Times

Believe it or not, the high school football season is just a mere six weeks away from kicking off Aug. 17. That's great news for fans eager to pack the stands on ...

Family recalls fallen young deputy: ‘He loved what he did’  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Slain deputy Nicolas Dixon has been with the Hall County Sheriff's office for three years and was a father of two.

High school football: North Hall falls to Greater Atlanta Christian 21-0  Gainesville Times

Just before Greater Atlanta Christian (4-2, 2-0) quarterback Josh Rose took the final snap of a 21-0 win over North Hall (5-1, 1-1) — a QB kneel down to run the ...

Memorial service for 13 killed in 1998 North Hall tornado changes location  Gainesville Times

The location of a memorial *service* for the 13 victims that tore mostly through North Hall on March 20, 1998, has been moved to the Clermont Chattahoochee ...

Fallen Hall County deputy remembered as 'best dad there was'  WSB Atlanta

He was the quintessential family man. That's how friends and loved ones are remembering Hall County Deputy Nicolas Blane Dixon.

Authorities: Man had video of child being sexually abused  Gainesville Times

A Gainesville man was accused of possessing a video “of a child being sexually abused by an adult,” according to authorities.

Gainesville experiences economic, job progress  Gainesville Times

Gainesville has shown great progress over the year with its economy and job market, according to a Department of Labor report.

Attorney says home invasion, assault was 'like a scene from a horror movie'  Gainesville Times

A Gainesville woman was brushing her teeth one night when something happened that “sounds like a scene from a horror movie,” Assistant District Attorney ...

High school volleyball: North Hall battles back to beat Jefferson in second round of Class 3A playoffs  Gainesville Times

It took 206 points, five sets and more than two hours Tuesday, but the North Hall volleyball team had just enough left in the tank late to push past Jefferson at ...

Police, community honor fallen Hall County deputy during funeral  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Georgia law enforcement, family, friends and community turn out in force for funeral of Hall County Deputy Nicolas Dixon, killed in the line of duty.

New Center Point director Mark Mobley has long ties to Gainesville, northeast Georgia  Gainesville Times

Mark Mobley, a former pastor and North Hall High School teacher, was named the new executive director of Center Point on Monday, April 15.

High school basketball: Gainesville prepares for state playoff meeting against Langston Hughes in third consecutive year  Gainesville Times

When the Gainesville boys basketball team takes on Langston Hughes Saturday evening in a first-round playoff bout, the Red Elephants will be hoping third time ...

High school volleyball: East Hall sweeps Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe in first round of 3A playoffs  Gainesville Times

East Hall's Savannah Thellman scored five points on serves with three aces, two kills, three digs and 35 assists in a first-round win against Lakeview-Fort ...

'Vagina Monologues': Local women bring famous production to Gainesville this month  Gainesville Times

A group of influential Hall County women are putting on the area's first-ever performance of “The Vagina Monologues” in Gainesville.

What Chattahoochee Golf Club renovations mean for events, food options  Gainesville Times

Golfers at the Chattahoochee Golf Club can now stop for a meal at the newly renovated clubhouse after spending the day on the course.

How athletes are enjoying fifth straight Special Olympics in Hall County  Gainesville Times

Having trailed for most of the game, the Cobb County Bulldogs had a runner on third base with two outs in extra innings during the Special Olympics fall games ...

Person killed in crash at I-985 ramp; driver charged with vehicular homicide, DUI  Gainesville Times

A person was killed in a crash Jan. 1 on the Interstate 985 ramp at Ga. 13. Shari Brown, 56, of Lake City was killed when the car she was riding in failed to yield ...

Hall schools' graduation rate jumps 5 percentage points in 2017  Gainesville Times

Hall County Schools' graduation rate rose significantly in 2018 to 88.2 percent from 83.8 percent in 2017. “Quite honestly, I can't remember a better piece of data ...

Watch video live from Times Sports Media Day  Gainesville Times

High school football coaches and players from 10 teams in Hall County discuss the upcoming season with Times sports staff.

West Hall, Lakeview students honored as STAR system winners  Gainesville Times

In freshman geometry, Coleman Pethel and his Lakeview Academy classmates spent the entire class period working on a problem. The question seemed ...

Founder of famed downtown eatery Monkey Barrel has died  Gainesville Times

Chris Jones, the co-founder of Monkey Barrel, a former downtown Gainesville eatery known for its pizza, wide array of craft beers and garlic knots, died Thursday ...

Hall County 2018-19 Teachers of the Year  Gainesville Times

Hall County Teachers of the Year share what they love about teaching.

Police make arrests, confiscate drugs after asking 'nicely' to search homes  Gainesville Times

After hearing complaints about illegal narcotics and stolen items, authorities in White County visited 31 residences and asked “nicely” to search for those things.

Hall schools train on responses to mental illness, behavioral problems  Gainesville Times

Sgt. Jeff Fleming of the Hall County Sheriff's Office isn't coy when asked whether he's on higher alert now for threats to student safety in local schools. “You can't ...

Bob Christmas resigns at Jefferson Forest, accepts head coaching job at Amherst County  WSET

FOREST, Va. (WSET) - After a combined 14 year run as head coach at Jefferson Forest, football coach Bob Christmas is getting a change in scenery.

Jay Parrish to succeed Carol Martin as Gainesville police chief  Gainesville Times

Deputy Chief Jay Parrish of the Gainesville Police Department will succeed Chief Carol Martin in the top role in the department when Martin retires Jan. 31.

What a $25 million makeover means for Chateau Elan  Gainesville Times

A $25 million renovation of Chateau Elan Winery & Resort in Braselton is set for completion in November.

Chief Jay Parrish reflects on time with mentor Carol Martin, looks ahead  Gainesville Times

It was three, maybe four days after he graduated from the police academy, and rookie Gainesville Police officer Jay Parrish wasn't even supposed to be out on ...

North Hall senior looks forward to golf at Georgia Tech  Gainesville Times

Bartley Forrester is proud of earning straight-A's, playing a sport and getting a college scholarship at Georgia Tech.

Hall deputy injured while on foot during traffic stop  Gainesville Times

A Hall County Sheriff's Office sergeant was hit in the head by an “unknown object” from a vehicle in a wreck after midnight Saturday, June 30, on Browns Bridge ...

New Hall extension agent 'never fell out' of love with agriculture  Gainesville Times

Hall County's newest extension agent has never strayed too far from the farm.

Austin Steele's best photos of the year  Gainesville Times

North Hall's Dalton Battle, left, and Cody Smith stand for the national anthem before their game against Cedar Grove at Buck Godfrey Stadium on Friday, Nov.

Timber Rattlers home opener is Saturday  WBAY

GRAND CHUTE, Wis. - The Milwaukee Brewers Single-A Affiliate, the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers will begin the 2019 season at Beloit on Thursday, April 4.

ArtsBridge Foundation Announces 2019 Shuler Hensley Awards Nominees  Broadway World

ArtsBridge Foundation today announced the nominees for the 11th Annual Georgia High School Musical Theatre Awards, with winners to be unveiled at a ...

How you can help Gainesville fight childhood cancer  Gainesville Times

Courtney Allgood never thought about childhood cancer. That changed when her daughter Brecklynn was diagnosed with pleuropulmonary blastoma in ...

Murrayville Park to be reopened, tennis courts added  Gainesville Times

With an infusion of $1.5 million, Murrayville Park in North Hall could reopen in 2018 as a tennis complex after being shuttered for almost seven years. The Hall ...

Dancing for a Cause performers light on their feet with hearts full of giving  Gainesville Times

The music was blasting, hips were swaying and money was rolling in as the fifth annual Dancing for a Cause fundraiser got under way. Local celebrities and ...

Back to Life, Episode 8: A podcast about opioid addiction  Gainesville Times

The opioid crisis — which has been called a public health emergency by the president — is not just numbers. It's people. This is Back to Life, brought to you by ...

Cross Country: Tigers finish strong in regional tournament  Dawson Community News

The 7-AAA Cross Country Regional Tournament took place at Unicoi State Park Oct. 25 and both Dawson County High School teams turned in season best ...

Smallwood wins at horse competition events  Gainesville Times

Bentley Smallwood, showing “Believe I Am The One,” was named the 2017 Youth Mare Halter champion at the 2017 Georgia Federation of Saddle Clubs State ...

Scouts enter a new age, hold to old traditions  Gainesville Times

Clad in beige uniforms, a crowd of boys sat in neat rows chatting among themselves, awaiting the start of their Court of Honor ceremony. The group was ...

Georgia Tech Golf Signs Bartley Forrester – Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets  Georgia Tech Official Athletic Site

April 25, 2018. THE FLATS – Georgia Tech has added a third member to its 2018 golf recruiting class, signing Bartley Forrester of Gainesville, Ga., to a national ...

UNG Dahlonega sorority on probation following hazing investigation  Gainesville Times

A University of North Georgia sorority in Dahlonega is on probationary status after a hazing investigation, according to documents obtained by The Times.

4 of 5 cars recovered after burglary from dealerships  Gainesville Times

Four of five vehicles reported stolen from two Buford dealerships have been found across Northeast Georgia, according to authorities.

Police: Killer filmed shooting on Snapchat  FOX 5 Atlanta

A horrific murder caught on social media. Hall County Sheriff's Office told FOX 5 News 19-year-old Talon Lowery is charged with murder in the death of ...

ShamRockin' event to raise money for Cystic Fibrosis Foundation  Gainesville Times

Grace McNeilly, a Gainesville resident, started having digestive complications when she was just 3 years old. Her family took her to the doctor to see what was ...

Best in class: Dodgen middle-schoolers win state Science Olympiad  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The team from Dodgen Middle School, from east Cobb County, won the middle school division at the state Science Olympiad competition this year.

Siblings remember Clermont man killed in Vietnam, hope to name post office after him  Gainesville Times

B.J. Ash had a sense of doom about her younger brother two weeks before she got the news he had been killed in action during the Vietnam War. It was still a ...

LAD Truck Lines in Watkinsville announces 2 promotions  Online Athens

LAD Truck Lines Inc. in Watkinsville recently promoted two executives as Mack Holland "Dutch" Guest IV was named vice president and Josh Tench became the ...

Woman arrested for threatening Georgia congressman, daughter  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A woman with a history of mental illness has been arrested for threatening to kill U.S. Rep.

DOT Considers Widening of SR 129/11 by Lake Lanier

The Georgia Department of Transportation would like your opinions on the proposed widening of State Route 11/US 129 — also known as Cleveland Highway ...

First Drug Court commencement announced for Barrow County  Barrow Journal

The Piedmont Judicial Circuit will hold its first Drug Court commencement ceremony on May 2 at Barrow County Courthouse at 6 p.m. The Honorable Jason J.

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