The frequency of mass shootings in recent years has revealed two cyclical patterns in the nation's response to such tragedies: Renewed calls for gun control legislation and runs to increase firearm and ammo stocks.
Though the poverty rate remained about the same across the nation and in Georgia between 2013 and 2014, Hall County experienced a healthy decline, according to the latest census figures released Thursday.
The Hall County Board of Commissioners recently signed off on allocating $300,000 in special purpose local option sales tax revenue, or SPLOST VII, for renovations to the Lake Lanier Olympic Venue at Clarks Bridge Park.
Gainesville will apply for a state grant to help pay for an estimated $4 million project to realign South Enota Drive in an attempt to relieve traffic congestion along Green Street and in the downtown corridor.
A "surprise" objection from Kubota Manufacturing on Tuesday was not enough to change the Gainesville Planning and Appeals Board's support for the construction of a road off Goetz Circle to access an undeveloped 16-lot subdivision.