Tax equity payments to the cities in Hall County shrank significantly in fiscal year 2012, and they want to know why.
The votes were cast last week, and Gainesville residents soon will see one new face on their City Council and a familiar face in a slightly new role.
Food and transportation for the elderly hang in the balance as the Gainesville-Hall County Community Service Center faces more federal budget cuts.
Lorry and Sherrie Schrage were honored Thursday as philanthropists of the year at a luncheon hosted by the North Georgia Community Foundation.
Hall County's planned Glades Reservoir made the short list for up to $40 million in state funding, the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority announced Wednesday.
Kristi Crumpton and Lynn Adams have won seats on Clermont's Town Council.
Danny Dunagan won the position of mayor in a historic race that saw little interest from most Gainesville residents.
A vote on a large mixed-use development is on hold until next month after members of the Hall County Planning Commission voiced some concerns with the plan.
Some seniors in Hall County may go without food through the Meals on Wheels program thanks to a looming second round of sequestration cuts in federal aid.
Hotels in Gainesville are seeing a steady stream of guests, and that's paying off for the city in tax revenue.
Former Gainesville Mayor Danny Dunagan Jr. has raised about $22,500 in campaign contributions, more than doubling the amount raised by any of his three competitors in his quest for the new mayoral position.
Gainesville City Council wants to move faster on construction of Phase II of the Midtown Greenway.
Gainesville's Latino population and its concerns were the focus of a mayoral forum Wednesday night at the Gainesville Civic Center.
The Georgia Power Co. rate hike proposal and suggested fees on solar energy installation didn't get a lot of support from residents who attended a town meeting in Gainesville on Tuesday night.
Hall County is seeing more than its fair share of businesses opening and expanding, according to a Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce presentation Monday night.
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.
For some Gainesville residents such as Lisa, buying food for Thanksgiving means saving her food stamp money so she can contribute to her family's meal.
Hundreds of Hall County residents turned out Monday morning to hear from a panel of professionals and members of the U.S. House of Representatives Oversight and Government Reform Committee on how the Affordable Care Act is affecting local doctors, insurance companies, small business owners and families.
Like Gainesville? Try the water.
After Leslie McRoberts worked in hospitality for three years, she had earned 75 cents more an hour than when she started. Now, she's at Brenau University working on a master's degree in hopes of earning more in the future.
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