Hall County Fire Services has still been unable to reach someone on its initial interview list in a Sept. 7 fire that destroyed a 15,000-square-foot home in North Hall - the owner.
Hall County officials are touting the success of the court's misdemeanor probation office a year after its creation.
Artists braved afternoon showers Saturday to participate in the 10th annual Art in the Square in downtown Gainesville.
A 30-year-old Oakwood man was found not guilty Friday by a Hall County jury of all charges related to a child molestation case.
The Georgia Mountain Food Bank's sixth annual Empty Bowl Lunch fundraiser drew its largest gathering yet on Thursday.
A Gainesville man was arrested Tuesday on a charge of enticing a child for indecent purposes, following a Hall County Sheriff's Office undercover operation.
A former Hall County Sheriff's Office jailer pleaded guilty to one count of simple battery and was sentenced on Sept. 4.
For Hall County Sheriff's Office training director Lt. Michael Myers, Wednesday was another afternoon behind the wheel burning rubber.
The first of two fire stations that will plug a hole in coverage and lower residents' insurance costs moved closer to reality Tuesday.
A 20-year-old College Park man drowned Tuesday while trying to swim from the beach to boat docks at Sunset Cove on Lake Lanier, authorities said.
Gainesville woman Ashley Richardson and Jessie Joe LuJan, 34, were arrested more than a year ago in the beating death of 25-year-old Devin Anthony Thomas.
Unity was a resounding theme at 9/11 memorials on Wednesday in Gainesville. Hall County Sheriff Gerald Couch, in an appeal to patriotism, spoke to the principles that bind Americans in his remarks at a 9/11 memorial breakfast at First Baptist Church. "As we move forward, I hope we can continue to grow stronger ... based on the principles of life, liberty and pursuit of happiness that unite us as Americans," he said. "Through all, we ...
Domestic violence claimed the life of Gainesville woman Ginger Tanner in June. To honor her memory, shed light on domestic violence, and fund resources to assist possible victims, friends, colleagues and community leaders have organized a Sept. 20 event at Washington Commons shopping center.
Hall County District Attorney Lee Darragh announced Tuesday his office will not pursue charges in an Aug. 20 Gainesville Police Department officer-involved shooting.
The Georgia Association of Latino Elected Officials, in conjunction with Univision, held a forum Saturday in Gainesville to discuss immigration issues, dispel myths and encourage greater civic participation from the Latino community.
Gainesville's youth detention center will be accommodating more offenders, according to Thursday's Department of Juvenile Justice announcement to close the Gwinnett Regional Youth Detention Center by June 2014.
Gainesville Public Utilities Department Director Kelly Randall said fewer companies were cited this year than previously for noncompliance with federal wastewater regulations.
A Gainesville church is continuing a tradition that may go on hiatus next year.
Jose Galaviz was abusing drugs, including injecting heroin, when he wound up in the Hall County Drug Court program after being presented with two options.
Gainesville residents Friday shared their thoughts and respect for Nelson Mandela, South Africa's international icon who died Thursday at age 95.
Immigration attorneys are welcoming the shuttering of a Gainesville immigration detention center, owned by the city and operated by the Corrections Corp. of America.
Many people cite the pitfalls of jostling crowds as one reason to forgo a line at the door in favor of the Internet when shopping for deals after Thanksgiving.
When Gem Jewelry Co. owner Marvin Orenstein died last December, his daughters said they were unsure of the business's future, prompting many to wonder who might carry on the tradition of gifting football players at every high school in the county with a shiny new timepiece.
When the Oakwood Police Department executed an undercover sting on a massage parlor, netting a prostitution arrest and other charges related to trading sex for money, they noticed some odd circumstances.
Gem Jewelry Company owner Linda Orenstein noted that term "Small Business Saturday" was coined by the American Express Company, but the marketing just stuck.
Retailers are calling gray the new black after store hours on Thanksgiving diluted the frenzy of shoppers on the popular day-after shopping event.
Black Friday boasts lots of sales, but with them come some pushing and shoving.
Advocates and stakeholders are seeking extra resources to help rehabilitate veterans who have wound up in the criminal justice system.
Concerned over the cost of fire protection being paid to Hall County by its residents, Oakwood officials are again discussing the possibility of a city fire department.
Holidays are a time of giving, but they can be a time of taking for opportunistic criminals, law enforcement officials say.