"When I read my bible, I realize that if I didn't have the Bible in my own heart language, I'd be lost," Grace Townsend-Goreth said.
With more than 1,000 patients walking through the doors of Good News Clinics in Gainesville each month, the clinic could use a little extra space.
More students will be able to attend the state's technical colleges now that Gov. Nathan Deal has signed legislation to lower grade requirements for the HOPE grant program.
Thirty kindergarten students banged their hands on drums and danced through their reading lessons Wednesday morning at McEver Arts Academy in Gainesville.
Diane Speight spent a few moments Tuesday afternoon helping to prevent the next generation from getting cancer.
Next school year, high school and some middle school students will find they have a few more options when it comes to earning credit for required courses.
People often dream about getting the opportunity to go back in time and meet their heroes. Though he wasn't able to actually time travel, one local teacher and baseball coach participated in the filming of a movie about his hero, baseball legend Jackie Robinson. Kirklan Moore, a physical education teacher at Centennial Arts Academy and a softball and baseball assistant coach at Gainesville High School, plays a third baseman in the movie "42." Moore said ...
Lily Ann Hester spent 98 days in the hospital's newborn intensive care unit after being born two months early with a congenital heart defect.
The garden's beauty doesn't just show in its flowers and trees; it can also be seen in those who tend to it.
A new rule handed down by the State Board of Education regarding graduation could have a significant impact on local students in the next year.
Taylor Jarrard, a Chestatee High School senior, has known she wants to be a midwife since she watched her close friend give birth at age 16.
After Emma Grimsley's youngest brother, John, was born with Spina Bifida, she and her best friend Anna Bussler decided to help other children like him by raising awareness about the birth defect.
The Gainesville City School Board began hearing the system's fiscal year 2014 departmental budget presentations Monday night.
While it might seem logical to help students cram before a big exam, students at Chicopee Woods Elementary School spent Friday afternoon at a pep rally celebrating their hard work.
Looking for a job isn't easy for anyone. Between scouring job boards, filling out applications, writing resumes and interviewing, job seekers can easily rack up 40 or more hours a week. But younger workers feel the job search may actually be a bit more difficult for them than it is for older, more experienced workers. Makita McMullen, 23, of Gainesville, works as a certified nursing assistant but hopes to grow in her career. She said ...
By eight o'clock Saturday morning, Bill and Latrelle Thomas had already sold all of their beets.
Aaron Turpin could only watch as his team of fourth- and fifth-graders from World Language Academy tried to turn on a waterwheel.
Erica Granger expected to see a different way of life when she went on a mission trip to Uganda. But she didn't expect the trip to change her view of her life after returning home.
From the road, Jim and Mary Beth Tharp's home is a pleasant sight with a green, manicured lawn and garden. A small sign by the road hints more artistry may be involved than one would notice on first glance.
Lynnett Farmer was walking outside to check on her garden Wednesday afternoon when she heard a distinctive rattle coming from a ditch a few feet away.
On the surface, an old cornfield in North Hall County is just another place to grow feed for livestock. But 2 feet under ground, it's a 1,500-year-old time capsule.
Animals lovers understand the comfort and unconditional love that pets bring into a home.
Sister Tara Reese, 20, and her companion, Sister Britteny Breinholt, 19, ride their bicycles six miles each day around the neighborhoods in the Oakwood area attempting to share the gospel with people they meet.
Children laughed and screamed excitedly as they held their balloons up in the air waiting for the countdown to finish so they could let go and watch them float away.
A rental home on Cleveland Highway in North Hall County was destroyed by fire Thursday morning.
A Cleveland woman was uninjured when her van crashed Wednesday morning into Lake Lanier.
A wreck killed one just after 9 Wednesday morning on Tanners Mill Road in southeast Hall County.
While cleaning out her files of old papers, Deborah Abercrombie noticed an envelope for an egg cooking contest she participated in almost 30 years earlier.
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