Bullying has been a problem for young students for years, but the rise of cyberbullying, where harassers take to the Internet to pursue their victims during after-school hours, has increased the impact for victims.
The ninth annual family-friendly music and outdoor festival HemlockFest is taking place this weekend near Dahlonega and will feature about 20 bands performing a variety of styles ranging from bluegrass to blues.
Quinlan Visual Arts Center recognized local artists for their skills and creativity during the 66th annual Members' Exhibition opening reception last week in Gainesville.
Some of Georgia's most iconic artists have pieces on display at Quinlan Visual Arts Center in Gainesville as part of a first-of-its-kind tour in decades across the state.
While other retired couples look forward to spending time together, Steve Inlow spends much of his time managing medications, doctor appointments and day-to-day activities for his wife. Inlow cares for his wife who has Alzheimer's.
Gus Arrendale, president of Springer Mountain Farms in Baldwin, was awarded the National Humanitarian Medal by the American Humane Association to recognize his efforts of promoting animal welfare in the poultry industry.
The Historic Downtown Square in Gainesville was taken over Friday afternoon by contemporary dance group gloATL as its members performed a "mapping" event for the public and about 150 fifth-graders from Centennial Arts Academy.
With Halloween just a week away, many people are wondering what events are taking place and where they can trick or treat with their children.
North Hall Park and Community Center is hosting its first Chili Cook-off from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, an event they hope to hold annually in the future.
The Olympic tower at the Lake Lanier Olympic Center got a face-lift over the weekend by Argentine mural artist Franco "Jaz" Fasoli.
Local resident April Smith got a surprise this past Saturday morning when she went to let her dog outside. She was confronted by a mother bear and her cub.
Gainesville resident Jimmy DeFoor received the Legacy Award from the Georgia Rehabilitation Association in August to honor him for a lifetime of service for individuals with disabilities.
It's been about a year since the first Hall County government offices relocated to its new headquarters on Browns Bridge Road and the move seems to have been worthwhile.
After returning from vacation in September, I noticed that Hillside Drive in Gainesville had been resurfaced. Are there any plans to resurface Crestview Terrace or any other roads in our neighborhood?
Firefighters responded early this morning to a fire at a mobile home on Mark Trail near Shope Road in North Hall County.
The newly formed Gainesville group The Transplant Band was created for one purpose: to "share the beat."
A new water treatment system at the Hall County Landfill is set to begin operating this week, saving the county an estimated $44,000 a month.
It's been nearly a year since St. Francis of Assisi Anglican Catholic Church on Thompson Bridge Road in Gainesville first opened its own doors after worshipping in borrowed locations for years.
My neighborhood has seen an increase in dumpster diving. Is there a city or county ordinance that prohibits the practice and makes it punishable if caught?
Correctly installing a child car seat can be a confusing task. Complicated tether systems, adjustable parts and convertible booster seats are sometimes difficult to understand and often lead to misuse, which can put children in danger.
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