Gainesville students were happy, happy, happy with the appearance of a surprise guest at their school on Friday.
Head Start assistant teacher Larissa Mathis fought back tears as she thought about her students walking out the door today.
Eight Hall County schools have been recognized nationally for transforming into healthier environments for students and staff alike.
Prekindergarten Head Start programs will be closed starting Monday due to the government shutdown.
Robert Smith is one of 36 parents on the 2013-14 Parent Advisory Council for the state school superintendent.
Beginning today, Dick's Sporting Goods is open for business. Under construction since spring, the newest addition to Gainesville's Lakeshore Mall was built in the space between J.C. Penney and Sears. A ribbon cutting and special shopping preview were held Tuesday evening for family and friends of store employees, as well as invited community members. "I love it," said Angie Ledbetter as she walked through the 50,000-square-foot store. "They have a lot to offer." The sporting ...
The Gainesville school system has fixed a drainage problem that led to Gainesville High School's gym flooding over the rainy summer.
Parents and teachers from three Gainesville schools met with city police Monday about a proposal to place rifles in the hands of school resource officers.
It was a mixture of emotions at Rejoice Worship Center when Lance Cpl. Sean Adams spoke at his home church.
A select group of sixth-grade students at North Hall Middle School is paving the way in a new program with big ambitions.
Hall County students do better in cardiovascular health, but could stand to improve in muscular strength and endurance.
A year ago, Emily Grogan was standing in the middle of coach Debbie Wiley's gym class as her peers completed basketball drills around her.
Robert Hart was busted for wearing a hat in Spout Springs School of Enrichment classes. So were several of his classmates.
"Success is made up of habits. Set yourself up for good, big decisions by making good, small decisions."
The Hall County Board of Commissioners agreed Thursday to look at bringing library employees back under the purview of the county administrator.
Both Hall County and Gainesville schools saw four-year graduation rates increase in 2013, continuing an upward trend from 2011.
The way the state rates schools will change somewhat this year, focusing more on student progress and less on one-time achievement.
Students across Hall County are learning how to code this week and, as a result, have made a little extra cash.
The future of a proposed large development remains uncertain until Hall County commissioners have a clearer understanding of how the wastewater will be handled.
Initial steps are being taken toward building a new correctional institute in Hall County.
Positions in manufacturing are consistent as the market grows, but employer demands seem to be outpacing employee skills.
Life as an American student is significantly different for French exchange student Arthur Schouteeten.
A revised set of design guidelines for Gainesville's historic districts separates residential-style buildings used as homes from those occupied by businesses.
A male victim has been flown to Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta after being run over by a vehicle.
A statewide video competition has inspired local high school students to share the message that when it comes to underage drinking, most people are just saying "no."
One week after the coldest Thanksgiving since the early 1900s, temperatures continue to break records - in the other extreme.
"Go Big Red!"
Two male juveniles were arrested Wednesday in connection with a threatening note found in a Gainesville High School boys restroom.
Construction is continuing on schedule for Hall County's two new fire stations, though the recent rainy weather is slowing things down just a tad.
Middle and high school girls heard a special presentation Wednesday about the importance of self-respect and setting goals.