If there was any doubt about the growth of Gainesville and Hall County, last week's census figures made it official: We are officially living in a boom town.
Northeast Georgia Health System has signed an agreement with Tricare, the federal government's health insurance program for military personnel.
ATLANTA - Governor Sonny Perdue on Wednesday signed legislation allowing guns in restaurants, on public transportation and in parks.
Hall County's tally of rabies cases this year has increased to 21. The most recent incident occurred Sunday on Green Drive, off Clarks Bridge Road in North Hall. Mike Ledford, director of Hall County Animal Control, said a skunk came into contact with a domestic dog. "The dog actually grabbed the skunk and tossed it around a bit," he said. Authorities sent the ...
There is an old saying: "He knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing."
Engineering and design plans for the Thurmond Tanner Parkway extension are in the final stages of approval.
ATLANTA - Nick Montgomery pitched five strong innings in his first career start and Georgia beat Georgia Tech 3-2 on Tuesday night to salvage one win in the three-game season series between the state rivals.
An unoccupied farmhouse in North Hall was destroyed in a fire Tuesday morning, officials said. No one was hurt.
Gainesville police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred Monday night in a room at a local motel.
Flowery Branch vs. Stephens County When: Game 1 3:30 p.m. today, Game 2 to follow; If necessary, Game 3 5:30 p.m. Thursday Where: Flowery Branch Coaches: Flowery Branch, Jimmy Lawler. Stephens County, Mark Gosnell. Records: Flowery Branch (26-3, No. 1 Region 7-AAA); Stephens County (22-6, No. 2 Region 8-AAA) First round: Flowery Branch def. Riverwood (15-0, ...
PHILADELPHIA - Jayson Werth almost ruined a strong hitting performance with an untimely miscue in the field. Brad Lidge bailed him out.
The South Hall Student Council donated $1,000 to the American Cancer Society Relay for Life. Members of the student council sponsored a school-wide dance and a Valentine's Day flower sale. Proceeds from these annual fundraisers help support the school and other charities.
The Piedmont College baseball team will play Lynchburg College in the first round of the South Regional Baseball Championship of the NCAA Division-III Baseball Championship at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Daniel Park in Danville, Va.
The Georgia Tech Football Preview airs at 7 tonight and 3:30 p.m. Friday on CSS (Charter channel 37).
Children and their parents may create Christmas decorations Sunday at the Northeast Georgia History Center in Gainesville.
"Mame," the Tony award-winning musical that played on Broadway for 1,508 performances, will be the Christmas musical at the Holly Theater this month.
A fire Tuesday evening damaged a home on Etta Vesta Circle in Gainesville, authorities said.
DAWSONVILLE - An Atlanta surgeon was killed in Monday night's plane crash in Dawson County.
ATLANTA - Kyle Korver was just ready to get out of the house and return to what he does best - shoot 3-pointers.
Brenau University students got a chance to ease the stress of final exams week on Wednesday and play with puppies. The Hall County Animal Shelter brought some pups to the campus for students to visit with and forget about grades for a moment.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Steven Jackson says running the ball in the NFL requires patience and commitment.
LONDON - London is getting its first NFL day game, creating a new morning time slot for viewers in the United States.
The National and Southeastern Corrugated Steel Pipe Associations are responding to the Oct. 12 Times article explaining code changes in Hall County for culverts and stormwater pipes that excludes all types of metal pipe from "live streams" (perennial) and "under county roads."