With the holiday shopping season upon us, it's a good time to be reminded that the season of conspicuous consumption should mean a little bit more.
The Georgia Mountain Food Bank will hold a food drive Dec. 3 at Lakeshore Mall in Gainesville.
Hall County native and state Department of Juvenile Justice Commissioner Avery D. Niles has been appointed by Gov. Nathan Deal to the nominating committee for the selection of Georgia's next head of the Office of the Child Advocate.
When will the new Denny's restaurant open in Gainesville?
Two people were arrested Thursday and charged in connection with a Nov. 14 armed robbery in the parking lot of the Taco Bell on Browns Bridge Road in Gainesville.
Commerce held Charlton County scoreless in the second half but couldn't secure a comeback, falling 35-21 to Charlton County in the first round of the Class A public state playoffs on Friday in Commerce.
An early taste of winter is on the way with a cold start to the Thanksgiving holiday week, according to the National Weather Service.
ATLANTA - After four embarrassing weeks, the Atlanta Falcons were finally competitive.
Fifty years ago today, a dizzying whirl of events began flying past Americans over a four-day period the likes of which no one had never witnessed.
With all the news about how much the Glades Reservoir project is going to cost, I have yet to see an explanation of how it adds one drop to our water supply in times of drought, which is the reason given for it being built.
South Paulding Spartans at Gainesville Red Elephants Where: City Park Stadium, Gainesville Coaches: South Paulding, Ed Koester; Gainesville, Bruce Miller Records: South Paulding (10-1, No. 2 Region 5-AAAAA); Gainesville (10-1, No. 1 Region 8-AAAAA) Records vs. 2013 playoff teams: South Paulding (3-1); Gainesville (5-1) Last week: South Paulding beat Sequoyah 48-21; Gainesville beat M.L. King 28-14. Outlook: Gainesville's second-round game has the potential to turn into a high-scoring shootout with two of the state's top ...
CHARLESTON, S.C. - Davidson coach Bob McKillop hadn't felt his back against the wall very often in his quarter-century with the Wildcats.
Lake Lanier temperatures range from high 50's into the low 60s. Lake Lanier's water level is still about six inches below full pool at 1,070.59 (full pool is 1071). The lake is clear and the creeks and rivers are clear to stained.
ATLANTA - Georgia Tech freshman guard Travis Jorgenson tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee and will miss the remainder of the season.
DAWSONVILLE- Authorities say a single-engine plane on its way to DeKalb-Peachtree Airport in Chamblee lost radar and radio contact Monday night before crashing in a heavily wooded area of Dawson County, killing the pilot.
Lanier Elementary students got a treat Tuesday when about 15 Atlanta Falcons players were on hand at the school's gymnasium for the Atlanta Falcons' physical fitness camp. The players were there to help the students through the various activities and were joined by a group of Chestatee High seniors.
Paisley Lee tallied 12 points for the Gainesville girls in a 57-19 win against Apalachee on Tuesday in Winder.
ATLANTA - For a stretch of the second half, Georgia Tech had no answer for Illinois junior Rayvonte Rice.
Georgia and Georgia Tech treated everyone to A Tale of Four Teams Saturday at Bobby Dodd Stadium.
Second baseman Elliot Johnson, third baseman Paul Janish and right-hander Cristhian Martinez became free agents when the Atlanta Braves failed to offer 2014 contracts on Monday night.
On Monday, the Northeast Georgia Medical Center presented The Love Light Celebration, a celebration of Love Light donations made throughout the year. The donations support Hospice of NGMC, which provides in-home nursing care for patients with a life-limiting illness. For a minimum donation of $10, a light will be placed on the tree. Donations of $100 or more are designated as "Star" gifts, and donations of $500 or more are "Angel" gifts. Love ...
The city of Gainesville and the Georgia Municipal Association are teaming up for the 55th annual Mayors' Motorcade.
SAN ANTONIO - Tim Duncan made a jumper with 0.4 seconds left to lift the San Antonio Spurs to a 102-100 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Monday night.
Sydney Cleveland tallied 28 points for North Hall in a 73-41 win against Lakeview Academy on Monday in Gainesville.
ATHENS - Nemanja Djurisic came off the bench to score 14 points, all in the first half, as Georgia dominated 87-56 Chattanooga Monday night.
Authorities have confirmed at least one person is dead following a plane crash in Dawson County near Auraria Road off Ga. 400.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Mike Smith knows the value of a strong finish, even in a dismal season such as this one.
The city of Gainesville may lose millions of dollars it was expecting to generate from the downtown jail it bought last year after Corrections Corp. of America announced Monday it was pulling out.