As words go, honor, integrity and duty are not ones to use lightly, especially when woven into a piece of material that's raised by the Gainesville Police Department.
They sat in a log cabin set in the middle of a 68-acre tree farm in Hall County. No getaway, mind you, the sober dwelling represents a hard-core reality that Justin Williams and Patrick True share as users.
A Hall County jury found two men not guilty of fighting during a quick battle between rival gangs last June that left several men injured and one man dead.
The man and woman accused of stealing used cooking oil in Braselton also worked fast in Oakwood, police said, where investigators believe six restaurants and food stores were targeted in one February day.
A Gainesville woman was arrested this week in connection with a hit-and-run accident that injured a 74-year-old pedestrian on a downtown street.
Gang members understand what being disrespected by rivals requires. You have to comeback when "they try you," one man explained. "If you lived the gang lifestyle you'd know this," said Wilson Almendares. Almendares, an admitted member of the street gang called La Onda, testified Thursday in Hall County Superior Court where Fernando Acosta and Juan Pablo Hurtado are facing charges of fighting as part of a criminal street gang. The witness shed light on the ...
Rains soaked Gainesville and Hall County, felling at least one tree and causing vehicles to hydroplane.
Meth lab cleanup is not a budgeted item for the Hall County Sheriff's Office. It never had to be.
A car accident around 5:45 p.m. on Gillsville Highway shut down the road to traffic.
Rival gang members in Gainesville shadowboxed with drive-by insults, rallied their troops by cell phone and braced for a showdown at dawn, prosecutors said.
Skip and Lisa Schiendler left their Forsyth County home with a shopping list in mind. They pictured insulation improvements, a garden structure and their extra space outdoors in need of a fun upgrade, or two. "Did you see that awning?" Skip Schiendler asked, referring to a retractable, 180-degree shield that automatically collapses when winds gust too hard. "And there are more local distributors for gas grills than I ever knew existed." The couple found an ...
The deal sounds like a real estate agent's dream. An international oil man e-mails his interest in a Lake Lanier property listed around $800,000. He offers to buy the house, sight unseen, then asks for instructions on sending an earnest check for $640,000 to place the home under contract.
Building industry vendors arrived Friday afternoon to booths walled off with plain fabric and tables covered with crisp white linens. When they left the Georgia Mountains Center later that day, the same booths looked like home.
A pit bull has been impounded and its Hall County owner cited after a one-sided dog attack injured a woman and severely injured her dog, an officer said.
A 74-year-old woman was killed from injuries sustained during a head-on wreck Thursday involving her vehicle and a dump truck.