Hall County government offices will be closed Friday for a monthly county-mandated furlough day.
A 12-year-old girl was recovered safe and sound Tuesday night after being reported missing from a ballet class on the Brenau University campus.
Local residents can apply for help with their home heating bills from Ninth District Opportunity Inc. beginning Monday.
Brenau senior volleyball player Karen Green has been named Player of the Week for the week of Oct. 19-26 by the Southern States Athletic Conference on Tuesday.
ATHENS - The picture hangs all over Georgia's training facility. The Bulldogs get to see it when they're changing into their uniforms, when they're lifting weights, when they're heading off to meetings.
ATLANTA - Georgia Tech is making a run at the ACC championship by holding the ball longer than any team in the nation.
Former Saints running back Aaron Stecker has been signed by the Atlanta Falcons ahead of Monday night's game in New Orleans.
All three of the area's ranked teams held on to their previous positions in this week's Georgia Prep Football Poll, released Tuesday by The Associated Press.
An early morning fire destroyed a catering business Monday on White Sulfur Road.
Gainesville police have charged four people, including three children, in the Saturday burglary of a Laura Drive home.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers plans to hold a lottery Wednesday morning to determine the order of reviewing requests for Lake Lanier dock permits.
ATLANTA - Georgia Tech is counting on a dramatic turnaround this season, thanks to a talented freshman class led by Derrick Favors.
FLOWERY BRANCH - The Atlanta Falcons are facing their biggest test of the season as they hope to get back in the NFC South race.
Brittany Aikens took first place honors individually, and broke a school record with a 19 minute and 15 second finish, to lead the Jackson County girls' cross country team against Riverside Military Academy on Saturday in Gainesville.
University of Georgia football team's sophomore flanker, A.J. Green, was named a semifinalist for the 2009 Biletnikoff Award, an annual award presented to the nation's top collegiate receiver, according to an announcement from the Tallahassee Quarterback Club Foundation on Monday.
ATLANTA - The Hawks led 19-3 about 3 minutes into the game and appeared headed toward an easy victory over the Magic.
On Feb. 21, a front page piece in your paper headlined "Poor bear brunt of sales tax hikes." On Sunday, the lead piece on the Opinion page was "Voters should approve special sales tax."
The proposed updating of Hall County's Emergency 911 system, as outlined in the Sunday issue of The Times, offers a golden opportunity to install an emergency call system which really meets the needs of area residents and travelers.
The Flowery Branch High baseball team won 9-1 at Central Gwinnett in its season opener Friday.
If you're wondering about how to make an extra buck this summer, Lanier Islands Resort may have your answer.
What happened with the huge house at the corner of Stephens and Flat Creek roads?
A small kitchen fire Friday forced eight people out of their home to stay with relatives until repairs are made.
Hall County Fire Services have received reports of impostors attempting to take donations.
WASHINGTON - Bordering on dysfunction, Congress passed a one-week bill late Friday night to avert a partial shutdown of the Homeland Security Department, as leaders in both political parties quelled a revolt by House conservatives furious that the measure left President Barack Obama's immigration policy intact.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Atlanta Braves outfielder Melvin Upton is expected to miss the rest of spring training because of inflammation in his left foot.
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Falcons released wide receiver Harry Douglas, starting offensive guard Justin Blalock and defensive end Jonathan Massaquoi on Friday, a day after cutting running back Steven Jackson.
A popular song started blaring and girls screamed, starting to move to the music.
ATLANTA - Kaela Davis scored 24 points, Zaire O'Neil and Aaliyah Whiteside added 12 points apiece and Georgia Tech snapped a 37-game series losing streak to Duke, beating the No. 16 Blue Devils 71-62 on Thursday night.
Busy work schedules, hectic family life, late-night television, electronics and other stimulants get in the way of our daily sleep. Therefore, most people sleep when work and family life permits.