The only thing Mississippi native J. Fred Knobloch has ever worked in is music, he says. It's a good thing he's really good at it.
Many in the area had their Independence Day plans changed this year due to steady rains throughout the holiday weekend.
Dr. Thomas Fielder Hardman, 59, of Gainesville, an anesthesiologist and bench press world record-holder, died June 28 of natural causes.
It is likely if you listen to country music, you know a song Tony Arata has written. The Georgia native - who lives in Nashville, Tenn., his wife, Jaymi - is a recent inductee of the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame. Born in Savannah, he grew up on Tybee Island. He moved to Nashville in 1986 to follow his songwriting career, which gained attention from many famous country music artists. In his upcoming performance at ...
Jamie Laval, U.S. National Scottish Fiddle Champion and touring Celtic music performer, has followed his passion for music throughout the United States, Canada, Scotland, Europe and even Hong Kong.
Joseph H. "Joe" Stargel Jr., 86, of Gainesville, who served as a mayor and as a judge, passed away Monday at Northeast Georgia Medical Center after many years of battling Alzheimer's disease.
The Humane Society of Northeast Georgia will celebrate 100 years in operation Saturday at Lakeview Academy in Gainesville. The humane society was founded in 1913 and is the oldest non-church, nonprofit organization in Northeast Georgia.
A Gainesville native has made it to the big time in her vocal performance career. Early Wednesday, Ingrid Arthur sang a selection of songs for President Barack Obama. Ingrid sang at 7:30 a.m. Eastern Standard Time at the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin. Arthur has lived in the Berlin area for 15 years, she said. Arthur was discovered to perform for this event because of videos of her performances posted on YouTube. She said it was ...
Campers at Camp Braveheart in Gainesville celebrated with plenty of cake and soda on Friday as they finished their week.
The American Red Cross Bloodmobile made a visit to Gainesville on Friday and received a strong response from local residents.
The annual Helen to the Atlantic hot-air balloon race began Thursday for long-distance endurance competitors, but not for local participants.
Dr. David Eugene Massey, who wore many hats in the Hall County School System, passed away Thursday at Emory Hospital in Atlanta at age 74.
Syfan Logistics received an "overwhelming" amount of donations from the community in response to its relief effort for the Oklahoma tornado victims.
Syfan Logistics is working to do its part to help victims of the tornadoes in Oklahoma. The company will provide a truck, driver and trailer to deliver much-needed supplies to those affected by the disaster. Those who wish to donate are asked to bring items such as canned goods or nonperishable dry foods, manual can openers, tarpaulins, hand tools, construction tools, generators, diapers with wipes, Wal-Mart gift cards and monetary donations to assist the victims. ...
The staff at The Longstreet Clinic Family Medicine practice in Oakwood hurried to move into its renovated site Monday, hoping to begin working from it today.