Eleven-year-old Mackenzie McCarty of Warminster, Pa., returns to BabyLand General Hospital in the North Georgia Mountains to compete in the Kids Q at the Hillbilly Hog BBQ Throwdown and Fall Leaf Festival, a Kansas City Barbeque Society-sanctioned event.
The North Hall High volleyball team opened the Class AAAA playoffs with a 3-0 home victory against Mary Persons on Wednesday.
BATON ROUGE, La. - The latest performances of Georgia's Nick Chubb and LSU's Leonard Fournette have firmly established them as players to watch in the Southeastern Conference - for the rest of this season and perhaps the next two.
Finishing strong is the ultimate goal for any football player.
Unless you hail from the Magnolia State, where life is simply grand at the moment, your SEC team has lost at least one contest during the 2014 college football campaign.
Gainesville Exploration Academy was evacuated Wednesday when some boiler equipment in the kitchen set off the fire alarm, Superintendent Wanda Creel said.
Saturday should prove quite the learning experience for Georgia Tech. At least coach Paul Johnson hopes so.
A school bus was involved in a wreck Wednesday morning with an SUV, according to Hall County school officials.
It is absolutely unbelievable that Todd Gurley would be suspended indefinitely for playing football for Georgia for supposedly autographing some sports articles and being paid for it, while last year, Jameis Winston continued to play and won the Heisman Trophy and the national championship though he was investigated for rape at Florida State.
Regarding W.T. Hinds' recent letter, I noticed the online version contained citation links. After checking some, I thought it important to offer background on sources for his comment "Earth has not warmed at all since about 1999."
Public hearings on the proposed abandoning of a portion of right of way on Tumbling Circle have been set for Oct. 23 and Nov. 13.
Todd Gurley darted around the orange cones, cutting from side to side while an assistant coach barked instructions, taking on the agility drill like it was just another day at practice.
ATLANTA - Georgia Tech's first loss of the season still stings.
For half a century, very little of note occurred on the Gainesville sports scene that wasn't described in detail by Phil Jackson.
Castro, a boy, Martin Christos, Oct. 8, Cristina Guerrero and Martin H. Castro, Cornelia.
Mr. and Mrs. Randall Norwood of The Woodlands, Texas, announce the engagement of their daughter Miss Lindsay Renee Norwood to Mr. Patrick Gayle Stokey, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey W. Stokey of Gainesville.
Whitley Brianne Jones and Matthew Todd Miller were united in marriage at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 20, 2014, at Gainesville First United Methodist Church in Gainesville. The bride is the daughter of Edward and Joyce Jones of Gainesville, and the granddaughter of Earle W. Jr. and Lynn Darby of Gainesville, and Jackie Jones of Gainesville and the late Cecil E. Jones Jr. The groom is the son of Randall and Rita Rylee of Gainesville, and Todd and Dora Miller of Gainesville, and is the grandson of the late David and Hettie Souther, and the late Owida Beatty.
Nestled on the Southern-most shoreline of Lake Lanier on 1,500 acres, the Lake Lanier Islands Resort received the distinction of becoming a member of the Southern Living Hotel Collection.
Art ranging from photography to pottery to pen and ink and fine crafts were eyed carefully as part of the 2014 Judged Art Competition.
Paramedic and firefighter David Kinnunen recently retired from Hall County Fire Department and Emergency Services.
The Tanger Outlets in Commerce delivered supplies to area animal shelters including Gainesville's Humane Society of Northeast Georgia.
The Georgia Junior Chamber (Jaycees) hosted its first Hall of Fame induction ceremony Sept. 26, to honor seven prominent Georgia Jaycee Alumni. Gainesville resident Abit Massey was one of the seven honorees.
On Sept. 6, more than 140 members and friends of North Georgia United Methodist churches reached out to serve residents in Banks, Athens-Clark, Jackson and Habersham counties during the third annual "Great Day of Service."
Broken families. Neglectful parents racked by poverty, addiction or poor personal decisions. Abused children denied a normal upbringing. Government agencies short on resources and personnel scrambling desperately to keep a bad situation from getting worse.
Saturday was a bit too breezy for the hot air balloons to fly during the fifth annual Harvest Balloon Festival at Sterling on the Lake in Flowery Branch, but that didn't stop the fun. Wind and weather permitting, the balloons will try again beginning at 8 a.m. today.
Wood joins Lakeside OB/GYN