A decrease in maintenance staff and competitive pricing have led the Hall County School District to outsource a variety of services.
Ryan Sanders, assistant program manager with Stop Hunger Now, milled around the crowded room wearing a shirt emblazoned with "Rice Goes Last."
The standard length of a school bus seat is 39 inches - that's 13 inches per student, mind you.
Nairika Cornett has always kept her children's exposure to technology to a minimum, but it was a hassle.
Tonight marks the official beginning of prom season, with two high schools unleashing their celebratory juniors and seniors on the roads.
University of North Georgia junior Ty Poole waved his electronic cigarette around while sitting in his car on the Gainesville campus.
Cayce Koehler gently placed the headset - which looks like a pair of headphones with tentacles - on his head.
Twenty years ago, Breana Cagle and Bethany Lind became best friends when they attended the first grade at Oakwood Elementary School together.
It's a nice gig for the person who can get it.
A plate of dropped food, possible copyright infringement and using a company discount for friends were all situations Hall County high school students faced Tuesday.
Students who don't live in the Hall County School District will now have an opportunity to come inside - if space allows.
More students will equal more teachers in next year's county school budget.
For many, reading may be a leisurely activity to enjoy during a quiet afternoon. For 10 Centennial Arts Academy students, it's a sport.
Holyer Gomez Mendoza crossed the choppy Rio Grande in a small boat before U.S. officials caught him and later decided to admit him to the country as a refugee.
Gainesville Board of Education members will take some time next month to look over the contract the high school shares with the U.S. Navy for the junior ROTC program.
There's a gap between the number of skilled trade professionals leaving career fields and the number of promising youth ready to take the reins.
Some very special students are now responsible for the daily raising of the flag at Johnson High School.
Gainesville Middle School Principal Ken Martin has a lot of use for an extra school bus.
A slight increase in expected property tax revenue and funds coming from the state are two factors being considered as Gainesville Board of Education members prepare for budget discussions.
Most Hall County schools and some Gainesville schools have improved in the past year, according to the state's new scoring guidelines.
Individual school scores could possibly go down this year, but that's ultimately a good thing according to state officials.
State employees, including teachers, are a little bit happier with their health benefit plans following some changes.
Tuition rates are rising once again at public colleges and universities in Georgia, including the University of North Georgia.
Heather Webb started crying in the atrium of her son's day care as she embraced Quinsha Cheeks.
With some hotly contested races in this year's election, including for the U.S. Senate and governor, the onslaught of political campaign advertising is just beginning.
A plane en route to Gainesville had to make an emergency landing in Commerce Sunday after the pilot reported "intermittent engine and power failure."
One in three Georgia inmates will return to prison within three years of being placed on parole, but a new state law aims to reduce those numbers and help nonviolent offenders get back to work.
Deputies were called to the scene of a gas station robbery Sunday afternoon.
Women have made strides in many career areas, but it's still tough to break into some, including science, technology, engineering and math.
When the kids are away, school resource officers get in their training.