The city of Gainesville can help nine homebuyers with a down payment for a house, said Chris Davis, Housing Division Manager.
Northeast Georgians are waiting and watching with hope that the U.S. Congress' efforts at immigration reform will make life better for them.
Northeast Georgia business leaders are jumping for joy at legislation U.S. Rep Doug Collins, R-Gainesville, has introduced that would reduce fees levied on some businesses at marinas collected by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
In a surprise move Thursday night, Hall County commissioners "fired" the city of Lula from partnering with the county to provide sewer capacity to the Gateway Industrial Centre.
Hall County officials have promised $150,000 to the Gainesville/Hall '96 Foundation for the 1996 Lake Lanier Olympic Center, but they still have to vote on using the funds.
"Yikes," seemed to sum up the response of Gainesville residents to the idea of voting in six elections next year.
Hall County Commissioner Craig Lutz intends to run for higher office. Lutz announced Monday he will run in the Republican primary for the District 4 position on the Public Service Commission. The commission regulates utility services in the state. The seat is currently held by Lauren "Bubba" McDonald Jr., a commissioner since 2009. The Clarkesville Republican's term expires next year. Lutz started his political career in 2008 as a member of the Flowery Branch City ...
Lula Mayor Milton Turner said the agreement between the North Hall city and Hall County to provide sewer service to Ga. 365 is falling apart and could cost county taxpayers more than $10 million if they can't work it out.
In the wake of Hall County's new law controlling agricultural events, some business owners are evaluating the impact the law will have on them, for better or worse.
As election years go, it's been quiet so far, but a slew of municipal elections are scheduled this fall.
The old red brick building at one corner of the historic Main Street in Lula is undergoing a rebirth more than 100 years after it was built, and after years of neglect and abuse.
With the success of annexing 115 "island" properties into Gainesville behind it, Gainesville City Council has set its sights on hundreds of other islands in Hall County.
Hall County is losing less money than it was a year ago, thanks to its streamlined recycling process.
Lula City Council has approved $364,500 in capital improvements for the 2013-2014 fiscal year.
Gainesville resident Sam Couvillon intends to run for the Gainesville City Council, he announced Tuesday.
Special Olympics Georgia is looking for hundreds of volunteers to help with an event in Hall County next fall.
Hall County may save months and millions of dollars to provide sewer to the Ga. 365 corridor by not building a new sewer treatment plant in North Hall.
Gainesville City Council members said they had to approve an ordinance Tuesday night allowing guns in city parks.
The Hall County Planning Commission approved a large planned development Monday for the Ga. 365 corridor that concerned the panel last month.
Gainesville City Council is working to update its law on guns in parks to comply with a 2010 state law allowing the carrying of a firearm as long as the person has a valid carry license.
When Kay Lord accidently flipped her car over, it ended up saving her life.
The Good News at Noon shelter has less than 30 days to raise $209,000 so it can expand its community services.
While some families gathered to eat turkey and give thanks, others volunteered time or cooking skills Thursday to make sure other Hall County residents enjoyed a Thanksgiving Day meal.
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