Barrow County Chamber of Commerce president Tommy Jennings and staffers and ambassadors joined Tuesday with Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton for a pre-opening ribbon-cutting ceremony in advance of Sunday's 2-5 community open house. See more scenes below.

Barrow Chamber holds ribbon-cutting for new Braselton hospital

Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton will be open for business April 1, and the community has a special invitation to a Sunday open house celebration from 2-5 p.m. Northeast Georgia Health System officials long had projected the hospital off Ga. 347 ...

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Foliage Fest marked its fifth year as a Jefferson Heritage Tree Council event. See more scenes below in Farah Bohannon's photo gallery.

Foliage Fest welcomed spring in fine weather fashion

Jefferson’s annual Foliage Fest, hosted Saturday by the Jefferson Heritage Tree Council, came and went and proved to be a huge success for all. Jefferson’s annual Foliage Fest, hosted Saturday by the Jefferson Heritage Tree Council, came and went and proved ...

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More than 150 toured the roller mill during Saturday's Milling Around Downtown. Weather conditions likely discouraged some from attending and the Rock the Sidewalk chalk art contest was postponed due to the rainy conditions. See more scenes in below in Farah Bohannon's photo gallery.

Weather conditions dampen Milling Around Downtown but not spirits

By FARAH BOHANNON fbohannon@clickthepaper.com There was not as much milling around on Saturday as the Braselton DDA would have hoped due to dreary weather, but Downtown Director Amy Pinnell said that she is pleased overall with the turnout, especially due to the ...

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A $10,000 reward has been offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those involved in Thursday's early morning fire which heavily damaged the Hoschton Depot. The structure, built in 1883,  has been on the National Register of Historic Places since 2000. See more scenes below in LeAnne Akin's photo gallery.

Arson fire heavily damages historic Hoschton Depot

The historic Hoschton Depot sustained heavy damage early Friday morning when a fire, apparently deliberately set, was reported just before 4:30 a.m. The fire comes a day before the City of Hoschton was set to host a Public Safety Day at ...

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The Arena dedication and open house is Sunday afternoon

The Arena dedication and open house is Sunday afternoon

The Arena, the newly-constructed sports complex at Jefferson High School, will be dedicated at 2 p.m. on Sunday, March 8. The ribbon cutting, dedication and open house event is open to the public. Those in attendance will receive a commemorative gift ...

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