Lula City Manager Dennis Bergin was enjoying a Fourth of July picnic at Rafe Banks Park in Lula when he said county officials showed up to close the park.
The city of Cleveland has been dry for longer then most people can remember, but officials say that may change following listening sessions held earlier this month.
A Memorial Park Funeral Home bus carrying more then 20 Hall County Sheriff's Office deputies Thursday was involved in a wreck on Interstate 85.
The Hall County Sheriff's Office has ruled the Monday death of an Illinois man at Lake Lanier Islands Resort an accidental drowning, Sheriff's Office spokesman Col. Jeff Strickland said Thursday.
Gainesville residents are about to get schooled in the importance of credit scores - but these aren't lessons they'll get from television jingles.
Georgia legislators are trying to teach drivers how to share nicely - the road that is. A new law took effect this month, requiring cars to stay at least 3 feet away when passing bicyclists. "The point is to raise awareness that we are all sharing the road," said bill sponsor Doug McKillip, R-Athens. "If you're operating a car and you're overtaking a bicycle, if practicable, you need to give the bicyclist 3 feet of ...
Officials are investigating an accident in which a Jeep carrying five unbuckled teenagers flipped on Whelchel Mill Road Monday afternoon, ejecting several passengers and killing two.
The holiday weekend saw an unusual spike in the number of shoplifting cases as Gainesville Police tallied at least 13 arrests.
A South Hall family continues to recover in hospitals after their home exploded early Friday morning.
Priced at $22 million, the Tanners Mill Ranch is certainly not a home for your average buyer. But Realtor Tony Funari said that's not going to stop those interested from looking for the perfect situation. The five-bedroom, 4 1/2 bathroom home sits on a sprawling 435 acre lot on Tanners Mill Circle in Gainesville. The property features a stream, waterfalls and expansive gardens, according to the Funari listing. "It just has everything it needs for ...
The holiday weekend is a time to fire up the grill, put your feet up and relax - that is, unless you work for the Georgia State Patrol.
Fire officials believe a leak in a liquid petroleum gas tank line may be responsible for the explosion that reduced a three-story, 5,000-square-foot home on Lake Lanier to a pile of rubble.
The Fourth of July is a holiday marked by childhood memories of barbecues, fireworks and, of course, the occasional severe burn.
Commerce police have uncovered a North Georgia theft ring investigators say may be a family affair.
Hall County has spent weeks trying to determine where to make budget cuts, and now the sheriff's office has assembled a Budget Oversight Committee to take a critical look at that office's expenses for next year.