The Hall County Board of Commissioners will meet at 9 a.m. Friday to rescind an earlier vote on the purchase of concrete blocks for construction of the new correctional institute.
Gainesville's Athens Street at the railroad crossing will remain closed until Aug. 15, an extension from the Aug. 1 date the city had announced.
LOS ANGELES- Clayton Kershaw would have welcomed a little help from the umpires in the ninth inning, if only to end the game a bit sooner. When he didn't get it, the Dodgers' ace finished off the Braves on his own.
Lake Lanier's water has only dropped to 1,070.48 or .52 feet below a full pool of 1,071.
The contending Atlanta Braves have acquired infielder-outfielder Emilio Bonifacio and left-handed reliever James Russell from the Chicago Cubs for catching prospect Victor Caratini.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Julio Jones describes his second return from right foot surgery as "a work in progress."
FLOWERY BRANCH - Atlanta Falcons defensive tackle Peria Jerry has decided to retire from the NFL, coach Mike Smith said on Thursday.
The annual Harvest fall leisure guide will be published the final week of August. The magazine offers stories about fall activities in Northeast Georgia, with a full schedule of events.
Recently, my 12-year-old grandson asked me why I didn't like President Barack Obama. I attempted, in vain, to explain in terms a 12-year-old could understand my objection to the liberal-progressive left.
Your Sunday editorial recommending a reboot of the ACA was thoughtful but misguided. As the editorial pointed out, the main resistance to the ACA is that no Republicans supported it. But that's what happens in a democracy. It's like saying that the Social Security Act of 1934 should be repealed because no Republicans supported it (which is a historical fact).
Two strong-willed characters - one the King of Siam and the other a widow and tutor - will face off in the highly popular Rogers and Hammerstein musical for the next two weeks in Clarkesville.
From classical paintings to sculptures, the Gainesville group of artists known as the Blue Angel Studio will display its soul.
CUMMING - Vivian Zingleman, one of the members of local band Dot 22, is quick to point out the group is "friends first."
At least two cars were damaged Tuesday when police say rocks were thrown from an Interstate 985 overpass.
Gospel and bluegrass music will be paired with fresh food for the "Maters & Music" event in Northeast Georgia this weekend.
Beer, wines and bands with the names such as Twisted Whiskey and Southern Accent will pour into Dawsonville for a festival this weekend.
Sounds from the 19th century will ring throughout the Piedmont College chapel Sunday afternoon as a new musical group performs for the first time.
A trio of siblings will show off their abilities to pull and pluck their own strings, musically that is.
Wine enthusiasts may indulge in more than 75 domestic, international and regional wines, as well as locally crafted beers this weekend in Braselton.
Iceland's majestic scene, the outdoor life and the impact of Elephant Six is the focus of three separate art endeavours at the University of North Georgia this month.
Repairs to a sinkhole that developed earlier this month in a Gainesville shopping center should be complete today, depending on weather.
A rabies alert has been issued for the Looper Circle area of North Hall County after a rabid raccoon came in contact with two dogs.