Georgia group aims to restore forgotten cemeteries

GAINESVILLE, Ga. - A temporary, handwritten sign...Restoration and Preservation Mission, a Gainesville-based organization that focuses on...Brooks, a member of the mission, said Gainesville City Councilman George Wangemann told...

Deal signs prisoner re-entry bill into law

GAINESVILLE, Ga. - Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal signed a bill into law Sunday that...re-enter society.Deal signed Senate Bill 365 at Antioch Baptist Church in Gainesville and said the legislation is meant to build on regulations Georgia lawmakers...

Florida coach Billy Donovan builds another juggernaut

...coach Gregg Marshall said.A point guard who led Providence to the 1987 Final Four, Donovan spent his first few years in Gainesville, Fla., chasing the top recruits in the country. He landed some of them, too. Mike Miller, Teddy Dupay and Donnell...

Georgia's most innovative companies honored

...applications to come up with the Top 40 Innovative Companies in Georgia. The winning firms came from Valdosta, Macon and Gainesville but mostly metro Atlanta is home.Many are clustered around Georgia Tech's downtown campus, and five are based in Alpharetta...

Reports detail finances of Gov. Deal, opponents

...sold the property where the sporting goods business was located and used a portion of his proceeds from the sale of the Gainesville auto salvage company.Deal received approximately $2 million in the sale plus $120,000 annually for leasing the land...


...Tiger Woods Foundation, which runs the tournament, said the 2015 event would be played at Robert Trent Jones Golf Club in Gainesville, Va. The RTJ Club has played host to the Presidents Cup four times.Still to be determined is where the tournament will...

Florida routs Kentucky, finishes unbeaten in SEC play

GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Patric Young scored 18 points in his final home game and No. 1 Florida routed 25th-ranked Kentucky 84-65 on Saturday...

Sara Cheney Maddox - Adam Wayne Bass

...Ga., as a Registered Nurse. Mr. Bass is the grandson of Mrs. Christine Danver and the late Edison Kenneth Danver of Gainesville, Fla., and Mrs. Willie Mae Bass and the late John Wesley Bass of Duluth, Ga. He is a 2001 graduate of Northgate High...

Police seek man who walks like a penguin in heist

...next night on March 9, entering through the roll-up door to snatch the jewelry.Store owner Charles Pharr tells The Times of Gainesville that he's offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction.

Marquette coach Buzz Williams reportedly to take Virginia Tech job

...2007. He changed his mind a few days later, returned to Gainesville and has been there since.With Donovan back in Orlando for...been.While making it clear Friday that he's happy in Gainesville, he didn't rule out a potential return to the NBA...