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.
Clermont is a small town experiencing tremendous growth, but residents aren't sure how they feel about that.
In the local option sales tax deal Hall County and its cities cut last week, the biggest earners also were the biggest losers.
The Gainesville and Hall County Development Authority approved tax-free financing Thursday for projects that are expected to create hundreds of jobs locally.