Two local parents will be on hand to deliver input on the progress of schools at today's meeting of the state's first Parent Advisory Council.
Alina Fernandez, daughter of Cuban leader Fidel Castro, shared personal stories of her life in Cuba on Tuesday, including her escape nearly 20 years ago and memories of the father she said she wouldn't care to meet again.
Brian Sloan announced Monday his bid for re-election to the Hall County Board of Education Post 2.
Hall County school board members took strides on Monday to ensure schools continue to progress in technology initiatives and multicultural learning despite a weakened economy.
Habitat High is now officially coed. The program, which gives Hall County students the chance to build homes for families in need, welcomed its first female worker to the job site this semester. Megan Davis, 18, joined Chestatee High School's construction class and learned about Habitat High on field trips to their work site, she said. A collaborative effort between Hall County and Habitat for Humanity, the program began in 2007 and participants have since ...
At 17, most teens lose sleep over prom and the latest Facebook gossip. But Zach Lurie is well on his way to becoming a mini mogul in the fashion world.
In 1925, Brookton Elementary School raised $63 selling homemade chicken pies that they carted to the school in washtubs and sold in order to build a much-needed road. Eighty-five years and thousands of pies later, the Chicken Pie Supper is still held at Wauka Mountain Elementary, the school's successor, and has become the largest and most anticipated fundraiser of the year.
The World Language Academy rang in the Chinese New Year Friday evening, drawing together students and their families for a multicultural celebration.
A Gainesville organization will be featured as one of the state's top stops for kids on a Georgia Public Broadcast program airing Friday night.
When Diane Nash left for work in 1960s Nashville, Tenn., she knew might not ever make it home again.
Even when speaking with an Olympic athlete vying for gold in the 2010 Winter Games, kids still say the darnedest things.
Gainesville city school officials will move forward with an investigation into last week's Criterion-Referenced Competency Test erasure analysis that found two system schools had an abnormally high number of erasures on last spring's test.
The media center at Flowery Branch High School was somewhat of an alternate universe Tuesday afternoon.
At 40 years old, Maureen Hewag doesn't look like the typical first-year student studying on a Monday afternoon in Brenau University's student center.
The walls at Lakeview Academy in Gainesville echo with the racket usually associated with school halls: lots of chatter, locker doors slamming and footsteps racing to beat the tardy bell.