The Hall County Library System is looking at reopening its East Hall branch but with a different look.
Hall County plans to explore options, including finding "funding partners," to help build what is now an estimated $3.45 million bridge at the Tumbling Circle railroad crossing.
FLOWERY BRANCH - The race for Flowery Branch City Council's Post 3 seat got off to an informal, subdued start Monday night at the South Hall Republican Club.
In all the talk about health care reform, much of the focus seems to be on insurance - questions about how Americans will pay for coverage and whether they can take advantage of tax credits to offset those costs.
Barring congressional attempts to derail it, the fiercely debated and legally tested Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is poised to take a major step toward full implementation on Jan. 1.
Don Carter State Park is open - again. The first time was a "soft opening" on July 15, with thousands pouring through the gates since then to enjoy the 1,316-acre North Hall County park's amenities. Then, Monday morning, a bevy of state officials - including Gov. Nathan Deal and Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle - gave their blessing in a formal dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony. The 30-minute ceremony was held under a white tent at the ...
Two of six key projects in the Gainesville master transportation plan have solid support, while residents are divided over a project involving a new bridge over Lake Lanier, according to online survey results released by the city's consultant in the effort.
Georgia's newest state park is officially opening Monday, culminating a project that stretched over nearly two decades.
A public dedication ceremony for the new Don Carter State Park in North Hall is set for 11 a.m. Monday.
If you've visited Don Carter State Park and enjoyed your time there, you might want to thank Jimmy Carter, regardless of political persuasion.
Summer rain killed 27 days of construction time on the new Georgia Poultry Laboratory Network headquarters building in North Hall, but the project is otherwise mostly on track, officials said.
Good News Clinics hoped to net about $50,000 Thursday night from its main fundraiser, an annual dinner featuring music, recognitions and tributes to the organization's charitable work.
OAKWOOD - Starting Monday, Berlin Eugene Nix of Cleveland was able to seriously shorten his trip for medical care.
The Oakwood City Council voted Monday night to adopt an urban redevelopment plan and apply to the state for the designation of certain blighted areas as an opportunity zone.
Lance Cpl. Sean Adams' days are waning in his beloved U.S. Marine Corps, with his planned retirement later this month marking a "more bitter than sweet" transition to civilian life.
Oakwood City Council has passed a resolution calling on its residents "to speak out" about a fire tax "inequity" for city taxpayers.
Photographs and one particularly interesting artifact - a ledger showing expenses from 1953 - helped tell the story of Northeast Georgia Diagnostic Clinic's 60 years in Gainesville.
Oakwood City Council gave its OK on Monday night to AT&T putting up a 195-foot cellphone tower at Maranatha Baptist Church in Oakwood.
Hall County Sheriff's Office deputies tried to subdue a machete-wielding assault suspect with a stun gun before shooting him Sunday morning, said Sgt. Mark Mitchell, sheriff's office spokesman.
A Hall County Sheriff's Office deputy shot and injured a man who approached deputies early Sunday wielding "a large weapon thought to be a sword or machete."
Except for an area off the Ga. 53/Dawsonville Highway bridge in Gainesville over the Chattahoochee River, Lake Lanier met water quality standards in 2013.
Work is finished on an extensive paving project at Lake Lanier parks and campgrounds, the biggest of three improvement projects in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' first use of federal road dollars.
A private tri-state water group has worked several years to find a water-sharing solution in the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint River basin that includes Lake Lanier, something that has eluded Georgia, Alabama and Florida for two decades.
Northeast Georgia could learn around the new year - if not sooner - whether it will get a trauma care designation, which one health official says could save lives by providing faster care for those badly hurt.
A man accused of armed robbery in the parking lot of a Gainesville restaurant has been charged with additional, unrelated offenses.
One person died Wednesday in a one-vehicle wreck on Ga. 60/Candler Road near Roy Parks Road in East Hall County.
Gainesville is looking to plant 180 trees at three U.S. Army Corps of Engineers parks as part of an "environmental stewardship" effort tied to the Clarks Bridge replacement project.
Now that Lake Lanier is hovering around full pool, Hall County is moving forward on a major culvert repair project in West Hall.
At this time one year ago, Lake Lanier was draining fast, full pool a long-ago memory.
Thanksgiving travel was relatively quiet in Hall County, marred only by a one-vehicle wreck in East Hall.
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