Crowds came by both car and by boat Friday to the kickoff for the second annual Hawgin' on Lanier barbecue competition at Laurel Park.
A presentation by the Drug Free Coalition of Hall County at the Hall County Schools District Office on Thursday night in Gainesville focused on preventing overdoses of prescription drugs.
After making tough decisions based on efficiency concerns, Schreiber Foods confirmed it will close its Gainesville location, which will result in 115 layoffs this fall.
The idea of pursuing a degree in mathematics at a school like Columbia University in New York is a big step for anyone.
If there's a criminal case to be solved, Cassidy Webber hopes to be the brains behind it.
At the beginning of his high school career, Alex Hall switched from a focus on sports to a focus on learning guitar. Ever since he picked it up, the music has taken him places he never imagined he would be at graduation time.
Jeremiah Castleberry is planning to give every aspect of the engineering field a try.
The atrium of Gainesville High School was filled with educators, students, and local supporters of the arts Friday night as they gathered to honor Pam Ware as the 2012 Woodruff Salutes Theatre Educator Honoree.
Local high school students received awards for developing the soft skills that can help them in real-world workplaces.
Local dentists donated their time and expertise Friday at the fifth annual Dentists with Heart free clinic held by the Gainesville Dental Group.
If your family has a treasured book or Bible that has fallen apart or simply needs a new cover, bring it to the 40th annual Bible and Old Book Repair Day on Tuesday.
Garden lovers are gathering this weekend at the Hall County Spring Plant Expo at the Chicopee Woods Agricultural Center in Gainesville.
The National Angel Quilt will visit The Mall of Georgia in Buford this weekend.
After more than 30 years of operation, the Gainesville Symphony Orchestra has announced that it is shutting down.
Patrons of libraries across Georgia using the Public Information Network for Electronic Services, or PINES, will not be able to search the catalog this weekend.