A century ago, a small mill town in White County was named after the daughter of the owner of a major lumber company. From that point on, the city was known as Helen.
Parents reminisced on what their children discovered about the 1980s on Sunday at the Northeast Georgia History Center on Academy Street in Gainesville.
Northeast Georgia Medical Center's efforts to make a positive impact on the local economy have succeeded, according to a study by the Georgia Hospital Association.
During the transition from post-World War II glory to the technological age, the 1960s saw a glowing figure among an underdog team called the Green Bay Packers. His name was Vince Lombardi.
People gathered early from all over the Gainesville area to get a look at the movie set of "The Familymoon," which has been shot this week on Green Street Circle.
In regard to the life and future of the church, Gainesville First United Methodist Church's motto is always, "Could there be more?"
Students lingered as long as possible to finish their final art project of the summer Friday at the last art class in the Gainesville Housing Authority's Innovation Station on Davis Street in Gainesville, hosted by the Quinlan Visual Arts Center.
After 21 years of entertaining audiences with the fun, family-friendly play "Smoke on the Mountain," the Georgia Mountain Players is wrapping up its final showing.
For more than 30 years, James Gregory has kept family audiences laughing with his comedy routine. The "Funniest Man in America" started locally in Atlanta in 1982, at Punchline Comedy Club. He hasn't slowed down since.
Mail delivery is usually a very ordinary thing. Mostly anyone during the week knows when the mailman has stopped at his or her house.
Pope Francis is definitely making waves, not only in the Vatican or even just the Catholic Church, but all over the world.
Randall Bramblett, a singer-songwriter who has many times been associated with Southern rock, is mainly influenced by the sounds of soul, blues and gospel.
Visitors at Lake Lanier can now enjoy a new, small park area with an overlook view of the lake.
Canning is a time-honored kitchen tradition. When a home cook prepares a homemade dish and wants to preserve it, he or she will sometimes use heat to seal it in a can and store it for later use. However, the conventional art of canning has changed into a science. Exact measurements, temperatures, procedures and processing times have to be used to can properly. The equipment and details all depend on specific, scientific guidelines in place ...
Horse riding expertise is part of Courtney Woodard's DNA, literally. The 16-year-old 4-H club member followed her mother's footsteps into the arena of horse show competitions, and she's making quite a name for herself in it. Woodard recently won not only the championship ribbon and medallion at the Dixie Nationals in Jackson, Miss., in the Novice Youth Horsemanship class, but the embroidered Dixie National jacket, too. It is a prize only sported by class champions. ...