For some, Thursday's public information open house on widening U.S. 129/Cleveland Highway in North Hall County may seem familiar.
The federal stimulus was certainly a boost to Christie Pinson's personal economy.
Area veterans and doctors at the Department of Veterans Affairs' Oakwood clinic joined federal officials Friday in a dedication ceremony.
Area business and organization representatives mingled and residents browsed booths at the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce's Buy Local Safe and Green Expo on Thursday at the Gainesville Civic Center.
A Lumpkin County inmate captured late Wednesday after he spent nearly 24 hours on the run has two more felony charges to add to the seven he already was facing.
The Central Hall Multiuse Trail is about to gear up as a project but gear down on the name.
The first public marina on Lake Lanier in at least 30 years - and the first ever on the Chestatee River arm of Lanier - is being considered by the Army Corps of Engineers.
A rezoning to enable a proposed subdivision with up to 302 homes off Ga. 13/Falcon Parkway in South Hall County got the Oakwood Planning Commission's approval Monday night.
Digging out of the winter snow has become a costly affair for the Georgia Department of Transportation.
Last week's winter blast didn't just paralyze traffic; it also froze up dollars consumers normally drop at area businesses.
With temperatures hitting upper 40s and rain on the way, the ground may turn from white to wet. But area residents who venture out early Friday might take extra care.
Work-related schooling brought the Stricklands from the Sunshine State. This week's huge winter storm kept them stuck in a cabin off Lake Lanier.
The winter precipitation has moved out, but many roadways are still covered in ice and snow.
Cabin fever? Get ready to stay put a little longer, as the area's deep freeze turns to thaw.
Snow plows and power crews could be out in force this week.
As a U.S. Army Reserve intelligence officer and someone schooled in disaster emergencies, Mike Raderstorf got an insider's look at one of America's most painful terrorist attacks, the Boston Marathon bombing on April 15.
Oakwood City Council gave its OK Monday night to a rezoning that enables a 302-home subdivision and some 20 acres for commercial development.
Gainesville is looking to move forward on the long-awaited placement of a historical marker at the site of the former Cooper Pants Factory.
Despite being wracked by bad weather, one of Northeast Georgia's biggest road projects - the Cleveland Bypass - is on track for a Dec. 31 completion.
Lake Lanier property owners can start bracing now for sticker shock when assessment notices are mailed May 16.
Flowery Branch City Council gave its first OK Thursday night to expanding the city's lone rock quarry, while signaling company officials and area residents to keep working toward a final agreement on conditions.
Some area businesses are hoping to find their own source of green at Don Carter State Park.
One of South Hall County's oldest shopping centers is about to get its first face-lift in almost 40 years and is expected to attract new businesses, including an Aldi grocery store.
A roomful of college students got a 90-minute snapshot of the last 50-plus years of world history - from the Bay of Pigs to the Vietnam War to the most recent events in Ukraine - from a man who helped shape world events.
In two years, a national movement for a constitutional convention of states will be a hot issue "over and above the presidential election," the effort's Georgia state director predicted.
A 67-year-old man was found shot to death Sunday at the entrance to Creekside at Mundy Mill apartments in Oakwood, Police Chief Randall Moon said Monday.
A Gainesville effort to plant 180 trees at three Army Corps of Engineers parks has been postponed because of a lack of interest by contractors.
Steve Slowick is OK with growth in South Hall County, but he favors the kind that meets, and doesn't exceed, residents' needs.
Lake Lanier Islands has forged ahead on a lot of resort improvements, such as accommodations and roadwork, but is "behind the times" in one key area: the state of its hotel swimming pool.
HELEN - There's environmental green and dollar green, and both got heavy chatter at Thursday's Lake Lanier Stakeholders meeting.