A public leadership role is nothing new for Cindy Mustachio.
In the wake of the December mass shooting in Newtown, Conn., wide ideological differences in gun control are being reflected in legislative proposals across Georgia and the nation.
Sheriff Gerald Couch doesn't come from a family legacy of law enforcement, although a fictional law enforcement legend is perched on his office shelf.
The Hall County Sheriff's Office and Georgia Bureau of Investigation are again seeking the public's help in the search for Hannah Truelove's killer.
In December, the Atlanta Falcons Youth Foundation awarded $400,000 over three years to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Hall County for its fitness program "Club Fit," but that amount is not on par with funding the club has leveraged in the past, club officials said.
Hall County Sheriff Gerald Couch is proposing to upgrade his department's fleet while saving money by having cars refurbished rather than replaced.
Business has never been better for Jon Lipscomb, owner of Foxhole Guns & Archery. He isn't too pleased about it.
A pedestrian was targeted by armed robbers in Gainesville for the second time in two days and in the same location, police reported.
Maj. Kevin Head left the Hall County Sheriff's Office as a lieutenant in 2012. He returns as a major and member of the streamlined two-man command staff, heading the Administrative Bureau.
The Hall County Honor Guard has been bestowed the honor for the second time of presenting the colors for Sunday's NFC Championship game at the Georgia Dome.
Clifford Earles was days shy of turning 109 when she died Tuesday afternoon.
UPDATE at 7 a.m.: After the threat of snow and ice Thursday night into Friday morning, the Georgia Department of Transportation have dispatched crews throughout several counties in Northeast Georgia, including Forsyth, Gwinnett, Dawson, Lumpkin, Hall, Habersham, Towns, Union, Rabun and White Counties.
A felony drug case against three Gainesville residents was moved on to Hall County Superior Court after a Wednesday morning committal hearing in which the suspects represented themselves.
As Georgia state lawmakers tackle juvenile justice reform this year, they also are expected to expand on last year's overhaul of the adult criminal justice system.
Budget constraints previously did not allow the Gainesville Police Department access to a federal fingerprint database.
A Gainesville man decided to plead guilty to assault charges after his trial was underway.
Gainesville police said Tuesday there was no new information as to how or what caused the apparent drowning of a man Thursday in Lake Lanier.
The Supreme Court of Georgia unanimously upheld Tuesday a Gainesville man's convictions of malice murder and other crimes for beating to death his girlfriend's 18-month-old daughter and physically abusing her other two children.
Construction has started on the Hall County Correctional Institute.
When Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio, Archbishop of Buenos Aires, became the first non-European pope in 1,200 years in March 2013, he also carried a burden of expectation.
False alarms during severe weather can draw the ire of residents, or worse a complacency that causes people to ignore real dangers.
Doctors, former patients and hundreds of other walkers didn't let rain dampen their enthusiasm for helping ensure healthy babies Saturday.
A judge said Friday that although the government's conduct had raised some eyebrows, it didn't excuse the actions of a Gainesville man who served as lookout for federal-agent-initiated drug deals.
Gainesville police and the Georgia Department of Natural Resources are investigating the reported drowning of a Gainesville man in Lake Lanier.
The most serious violent felonies were dropped against a Gainesville man after he pleaded guilty to robbery Wednesday in Hall County Superior Court.
The Hall County Civil Service Board publicly voted 4-2 Wednesday to affirm the termination of an ex-Hall County Fire Department battalion chief.
After a tumultuous ending more than a year ago, a child molestation case closed on calmer terms Tuesday in Hall County Superior Court.
A Hall County judge denied a defense motion to restrict public access to the pretrial hearings for an upcoming murder trial.
Local attorneys representing Hall's indigent defendants welcomed an executive order providing additional funding for lawyers without conflicting interests.
It may be too soon to tout a lowered re-offending rate or a quantifiable dollar amount saved to taxpayers, but a reverberation of statewide criminal justice reform is being noted by one local entity: the Hall County Correctional Institute.