Dick's Sporting Goods is coming to Lakeshore Mall as part of a redevelopment plan for the mall property, according to a news release from Lakeshore.
Raising money to keep an area food bank going is becoming more of a project of community engagement than an attempt to stockpile funds for a nonprofit.
When a late-night June 18 boating collision left a teenager missing in the darkness of Lake Lanier, Georgia State Patrol's aviation team turned on the "night sun."
Prosecutors have filed new charges against a mother of an 18-month-old slain last year. A new bill of indictment charges Deanna Renee Kipp with concealing the death of another and providing false statements to police in two separate interviews after her daughter Kaylee Kipp's June 2011 death. Kaylee died as the result of several blows to the head. Police say her mother and Stephen Clark West, Deanna Kipp's boyfriend, were responsible. Last month, West was ...
While other government revenues are in a state of recession-influenced flux, tax revenues from Gainesville's tourism industry have continued to climb since 2008, officials say.
As a move for the Hall County government is both ongoing and imminent, plans for the building jointly owned by the county and the Gainesville government aren't as clear.
Hall County's Board of Commissioners had a specially called meeting Thursday morning to approve the Hall County Board of Education's millage rate.
The Georgia State Patrol's aviation division may have a semipermanent home in Gainesville, pending a vote Tuesday by the City Council.
Local governments pondering a new tax on energy use face a difficult choice: Impose the tax and risk running off industries, or do without it and lose revenue.
Gainesville officials moved forward Thursday on a search for financing that will allow them to control the destiny of the old Hall County Jail on Main Street.
Hall County officials, in their pursuit of a new reservoir upstream of Lake Lanier, want to make sure the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers doesn't confuse their plans.
Officials from Hall County and its municipalities are moving forward with an agreement to share revenues from an excise tax meant to replace money they'll lose when a statewide tax exemption kicks in for manufacturers next year.
Government leaders in Hall County will hire a mediator to help them come to terms on how to share Local Option Sales Tax revenues.
Jody Cooley is a little nervous. He admits as much Friday as his wife, Lora, rushes around a pavilion in Gainesville's Longwood Park, tying balloons, adjusting a microphone, positioning signs - putting the final touches on what will, in minutes, be the official start to a challenge Democrats in Northeast Georgia have not mounted since 2008. Cooley is running for Congress. Days after a contentious runoff election for the Republican nomination, the choice for Northeast ...
Gainesville police are investigating what they call a suspicious death after a body was found Friday night near a Gainesville apartment complex.