The Hall County Board of Commissioners will discuss proposed changes to the business license code, which have been in the works for months, at a work session today.
An inmate has been found dead in a Hall County Jail cell, officials said.
Free health screenings, including blood pressure checks, body mass index calculations, cholesterol testing and more, will be available to the public Wednesday.
Republican Gov. Nathan Deal faces a stiff challenge in his re-election bid this year as state Sen. Jason Carter, grandson of former President Jimmy Carter, rallies Democrats to his candidacy and Libertarian Andrew Hunt works to make inroads for an increasingly popular third party.
The patient had already given police trouble, and what happened next would leave an indelible mark on the young nurse attending to her.
Lt. Earl Roach doesn't use Facebook himself, but he spends plenty of time dealing with it at work.
If Santa's ready to give up the reindeer in favor of a classic car, there were plenty from which to choose at Saturday's Secret Santa Car Show in Oakwood. Hundreds of cars and attendees packed the parking lot at Hayes Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, all in support of the city's Secret Santa program. Proceeds from the event go to benefit the program, which provides both necessities and toys for needy children during the holiday season.
Despite the cooler temperatures, Gainesville citizens warmed up Saturday night with full plates at the Taste of Gainesville at the Lake Lanier Olympic Venue.
Standing on the porch of the Flowery Branch Historic Train Depot, Michelle Harkins surveyed the crowd.
An arrest outside of a Gainesville motel room is at the crux of a civil suit against the Hall County Sheriff's Office.
At Eagle Ranch, the needs of children in the community drive the vision for the future.
Jackie Bertrim has slept with a knife under her pillow, afraid another homeless person living under the bridge would assault her.
Gov. Nathan Deal has announced his intention to extend the $25,000 bidding threshold for state contracts, which expires in June.
Two former administrators at West Hall Middle School were censured for manipulating Adequate Yearly Progress numbers in 2010, officials confirmed this month.
Students at the University of North Georgia will soon have internship opportunities at a special facility for patients with neurological disorders.
The idea to merge the Hall County and Gainesville governments has been floating around for decades but is now taking on new life.
The Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice received a $750,000 federal grant for a re-entry program, with the intent to have a pilot program identified by next month.
As a lifetime bicyclist and co-owner of a Gainesville bicycle store, Nathan O'Neill more than welcomes the idea of a developed network of area trails.
No one was injured in house fire Sunday evening on Atlanta Highway in Gainesville, fire officials said.
Nearly one in 10 children will be sexually abused by the time they turn 18.
Georgia's competitive races for governor and U.S. Senate have dominated media coverage in the run-up to the general election Nov. 4, overshadowing other contests.
Inadequate pay for Gainesville firefighters is causing attrition within the department and costing city taxpayers dearly, according to multiple sources in the fire department.
Saturday was a bit too breezy for the hot air balloons to fly during the fifth annual Harvest Balloon Festival at Sterling on the Lake in Flowery Branch, but that didn't stop the fun. Wind and weather permitting, the balloons will try again beginning at 8 a.m. today.
Despite their deeper wallets, wealthier Georgians give less to charity than their lower-income neighbors, a study shows.
With big dreams come the possibility of worst nightmares.
For Will Schofield, the question about testing is not whether it has value, but when enough is enough.