The fate of LL Farms LLC and the future of "agri-entertainment" businesses in Hall County drew a packed house Thursday night at the Hall County Board of Commissioners meeting.
Gainesville City Council is expected to consider approving $135,000 for conceptual drawings of improvements to the Riverside Water Treatment Plant at its meeting next week.
Gainesville Mayor Danny Dunagan officially announced at Thursday's City Council work session his plan to resign as mayor at the end of August so he can run to become the city's first elected mayor in November.
Lawns overgrown, graffiti, structures falling apart are just some of the problems Hall County marshals face.
A deeply divided Supreme Court threw out the most powerful part of the landmark Voting Rights Act on Tuesday.
Hall County commissioners are expected to consider a new zoning category Thursday called agri-entertainment, for events within agricultural residential zoning districts.
Hall County and the city of Gainesville have had recent discussions about the county application to the Governor's Water Supply Program and about the Glades Reservoir project, but it's unclear whether they're on the same page.
Hall County is searching for a new look and it's asking residents to help.
Freshman U.S. Rep. Doug Collins has kept busy representing his conservative district during his first six months in Congress, but he's also positioning himself for re-election and solidifying his base by visiting his district regularly, a political expert said.
Gainesville City Councilman George Wangemann is running for re-election as the representative for Ward 4.
Demand is driving new residential housing construction in Hall County, but it will take a few more years to reach prerecession levels.
Residents of Hall County with housing problems can get help at the Community Housing Festival on Saturday.
The city of Gainesville doesn't have "an ugly history of discrimination," Mayor Danny Dunagan said in a statement Tuesday night at the City Council meeting.
Solar energy is going to play an increasingly important role in the next 20 years, Georgia Public Service commissioners said Monday during a panel discussion of the state's solar industry.
Hall County commissioners are scheduled to decide the fate of LL Farms, but county officials are already proposing new ordinances to deal with agricultural sites used to hold various events.