While holiday tunes are a staple this time of year, they're typically played with trumpets or violins.
To say that Aubree Holmes has a soft spot for the underdog would be an understatement.
With all of the sparkling lights and shiny wrapping paper, it could be easy for some to forget the true reason of the Christmas season
Amy Myers, a second-grade teacher at Gum Springs Elementary School in Jackson County and member of Pine Crest Baptist Church, recently accompanied members Bishop Baptist Church, Antioch Baptist Church and others on a mission trip to aid refugees in Haiti struggling fromthe effects of the January earthquake.
Tomorrow, in homes across the country, the Christmas tree will be the focal point of many family celebrations.
If you love to play in the kitchen, tie on your apron and get ready to crumble, dip and decorate. Give cake pops a try.
For Ralphie, star of the 1983 film "A Christmas Story," the ideal gift from Santa was a Daisy Red Ryder BB gun.
Students at C.W. Davis Middle School had an ambitious goal to collect 100 coats in only ten days for area foster children.
Sometimes Christmas celebrations don't go exactly as you plan.
Spiritual, personal and physical motivations are what inspired the Rev. Mike Taylor to run almost 90 races so far in 2010.
While getting ready for your holiday gatherings, instead of shooing the kids out of the way, take advantage of the extra sets of hands.
Several kids who once felt indifferent about school are responding to a new venture at Chestnut Elementary School, Principal Sabrina May said.
Earlier this school year, officials launched the Creative School of Inquiry, which gives students more control and flexibility in their learning.
Come sing along with the Gainesville Symphony Orchestra at it presents its annual Holiday Pops program at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Brenau University's Pearce Auditorium.
When Sharee Gibbs gets ready to make a cake, she doesn't pull out the eggs, butter and flour. Instead, she reaches for the diapers, baby blankets and bottles.
Christmas trees can be real, fake, elaborate or sparse. Not many, though, can sing.
The artists stooped, stretched and sat along the wall as they carefully mixed paint colors and filled in details of a Venetian canal.
Many faithful Catholics find eating fish is good for the soul as well as the body.
Kathy and Hugh Bond got an unexpected call from their bank in November. It appears while the couple was spending time in Atlanta, Hugh Bond's debit card made a purchase in Fredericksburg, Va.
The inaugural Hall County Regional Technology Fair was a success with 41 students from three schools competing in 10 select categories.
It's been nearly a year since St. Francis of Assisi Anglican Catholic Church on Thompson Bridge Road in Gainesville first opened its own doors after worshipping in borrowed locations for years.
Many a prayer has been offered up under the brilliance of stadium lights on Friday nights.
Pearl Wilson of Alto said she gets excited this time of year because she knows Edgeworthia is blooming.
Sometimes superficial things like having a good hair day or a great outfit can make people feel more hopeful.
Correctly installing a child car seat can be a confusing task. Complicated tether systems, adjustable parts and convertible booster seats are sometimes difficult to understand and often lead to misuse, which can put children in danger.
Two years ago while on vacation in Costa Rica, Gainesville native Holly Lynch received an unlikely call from God to embark on an extraordinary mission.
SHEBOYGAN, Wis. - Having grown up in a family of 10 siblings, Ceil DePrey had plenty of opportunities to practice cooking.
If you were looking for cups and bottles in a restaurant, you probably wouldn't look toward the ceiling.
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