Here are the 10 most popular stories on Buford Patch for the week ending Jan. 4:
1. Restaurant Employee Touches Food With Bare Hands and Other Violations
A Buford restaurant scored an 82 on its most recent inspection after an employee touched foods with bare hands.
A look at weird crime news from Patch sites across Northeast Georgia.
3. The Most Read Buford Patch Stories of 2012
A look back at the most popular stories of 2012.
4. Local Longhorn Steakhouse Locations Hiring
Several positions are available at local Longhorn Steakhouses including the Buford location.
A school board member is facing charges after allegedly striking a teen with her car in the parking lot of a Cartersville Walmart.
Just hours after a large shipment of guns arrived at Big Gun Armory, burglars struck the store and stole numerous handguns, tactical rifles and shotguns.
7. Rose Parade 2013: As Seen on Instagram
Instagram users shared thousands of photos of the 124th Rose Parade.
8. Multiple Vacant Structure Registration Permits Issued in Buford
Find out what permits have been issued in your neighborhood.
9. Six Killed in Traffic Accidents Over New Year's Holiday Period
Six people were killed and 266 injured in traffic accidents over the New Year's holiday travel period according to the Georgia State Patrol (GSP).
10. Buford Community Center to Host Musical 'Spaghetti Western'
Head to the Buford Community Center later this month for an unusual musical performance.