Two of the three defendants charged with the Valentine's Day killing of Richard Schoeck in 2010 have asked that their cases be prosecuted separately, court records show.
Gerald Couch harbors a certain view of how police leaders shoulder responsibility. An officer in charge should remain calm, controlled and focused. He should be level-headed, serve as a resource for the men and women in his charge, and when necessary, help them to "get things working." To residents who are served, a police leader should deliver respect and dignity, he said. This is how Couch, 48, patrolled the streets and approached crime scenes in ...
Residents concerned about the impact of an industrial business on a Gainesville neighborhood joined together and pleaded to God. They prayed Saturday for a change, the kind that heals and strengthens an entire community.
The music blared on the loud- speaker at Johnson High School's stadium, where the play on the field had nothing to do with a game.
Some butterflies lifted right into the air from cradled palms. Some wings took a bit longer to flutter.
A Braselton-based bank acquired the deposits and some assets and liabilities of Bartow County Bank, which state regulators closed Friday.
Gainesville State College's first employee, Eleanor Crawford, died Tuesday at the Oaks at Limestone after an extended illness. She was 95.
The letter arrived to Mark Padgett's mailbox just in time. He was a successful high school football coach who knew his tenure with one team had ended. When he opened the letter, Padgett realized a new career. His wife, Renee, agreed.
A Hall County judge sentenced two more men for their confessed roles in a gang fight last summer that resulted in the death of Daniel Adame.
Deputies took three men into custody following a suspicious vehicle fire at Mountain View Park off Browns Bridge Road on Monday.
Rudy Guerrero is proud of his boyhood dreams of military combat, his Marine service in Vietnam and his opinions today.
When Dwayne Martin first arrived to the Pendergrass Flea Market nearly 15 years ago, he brought a bunch of pencils and the will to sell.
An engraved time piece is what Lt. Gerald Couch's peers chose to send him off with Friday. His Hall County Sheriff's Office co-workers thanked him for the 30 years he worked beside them to help protect unincorporated Hall County residents and wished him good luck for his upcoming promise to protect residents of Gainesville, too. Couch is retiring from Hall County and will take over as major and second in command for Gainesville Police. He ...
A long-serving deputy and spokesman for the Hall County Sheriff's Office formally acknowledged Friday that he plans to run for sheriff in 2012.
A training flight crashed shortly after takeoff around 3:30 p.m. Thursday at Lee Gilmer Memorial Airport in Gainesville.