Craig Herrington will continue his tenure as the post 3 representative on Hall County's school board.
Hall County Commissioner Ashley Bell went down to defeat in Tuesday's Republican primary, losing his District 4 seat to challenger Jeff Stowe.
Polls are open until 7 p.m. today for a primary election that includes a host of hotly contested local races along with a vote on a regional transportation sales tax and for a representative in the newly drawn 9th District in the U.S. House.
This isn't your typical primary election. Voter participation may not be as high as election officials would like but, based on the bustling pace of early voting, it likely could exceed turnout expectations for a primary. Reasons vary, but the main one may be the ballot's volume of hot issues and races. "It's sort of the harmonic convergence of issues all appearing at one time," said Carl Cavalli, political science professor at North Georgia College ...
Chances are, many voters don't know what a county probate judge does. Four Republican candidates seeking votes to fill that role in Hall County say they find they have to explain what happens at probate court before asking for voters' support. In fact, each has vowed to spend more time educating the public about probate court if they win Tuesday's primary. In Georgia, probate courts are responsible for processing wills, administering estates, appointing guardianships for ...
One calls herself a "firebrand." Another repeats that he's the only "consistent conservative." And the third rarely sits down without mentioning the U.S. Constitution.
One candidate's political accomplishment is another's example of excessive government.
The two men running for post 3 on the Hall County Schools Board of Education say the biggest issues for the board are overcoming a shrinking budget and a rising student body.
Southside Gainesville residents took to the pews of St. John Baptist Church on Tuesday night to hear a different kind of message.
Two candidates who see the economy as a top concern for Georgia are making their last pitches this week to potential constituents in what is the newly redrawn state House District 103 seat.
In the race to be the newest member of Georgia's congressional delegation from Northeast Georgia two candidates who see themselves as the other's chief rival might be their own worst enemies.
No or some experience. Loads of experience. Each resume is different, but each of the five candidates say they have what it takes to become Hall County's next sheriff.
The "Ethics Express" made a stop in Gainesville on Tuesday afternoon, hoping to unload its informational cargo on local voters.
Some Hall County residents came out to perform their civic duty Saturday in early voting at the Hall County Board of Elections and Voter Registration office.
The five Republican candidates seeking to be Hall County's next sheriff have differing ideas on how to improve employee morale at the agency.