It seemed like a black-and-white world on the surface, until the pot was stirred. Fragments of the past float to the top after lying beneath still waters. A school gradebook, a yellowed newspaper article, a bus ticket break the surface and the memories start to bubble up. Fifty years ago, one man said he had a dream, in a speech that wasn't fully appreciated by many at the time. But the dream turned into a ...
New Holland resident Juanita Merck worries how she will get her bedridden 96-year-old mother to safety if it floods again in Milliken Mill Village.
Lula and Hall County officials again are talking about partnering on sewer to service a new industrial area, though the county last month backed away from a previous agreement with the city to offer the service.
The Hall County Board of Commissioners approved settlement terms Thursday night in a lawsuit with the city of Gainesville over special purpose local option sales tax.
The Hall County Board of Commissioners debated Tuesday whether the county is responsible for addressing sinkholes and massive flooding in the Milliken Mill Village community off Jesse Jewell Parkway.
Gainesville City Council is looking to appoint a resident to fill Mayor Danny Dunagan's Ward 1 council term until the November elections.
Hall County and its cities may have chosen to compromise on local option sales tax distribution if they had known the Georgia Supreme Court is debating the whole concept of "baseball arbitration."
Hall County Commissioners Craig Lutz and Scott Gibbs each raised more than $11,000 in the first six months of 2013, campaign disclosure reports show.
Many Gainesville voters will do something in November they've likely never done in their lives - vote for mayor.
Mimi Collins took the reins of the Gainesville/Hall '96 Foundation on Friday morning when the new board of directors met for the first time.
Wider sidewalks, more trees and additional outdoor seating could be on the horizon as Gainesville City Council members heard a presentation Thursday on downtown revitalization.
The Gainesville Planning and Appeals Board approved an annexation request Tuesday to build a new Family Dollar store on Atlanta Highway across the street from an existing one.
The Gainesville Planning and Appeals Board has just one item on its agenda for its meeting today.
Former Hall County Commissioner Ashley Bell has decided not to run for the Gainesville City Council.
After a nearly six-month legal fight, the city of Gainesville on Monday essentially won the right to get additional tax revenue payments from Hall County, only to turn around and pay it right back.
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.
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