Video cameras are strategically placed in the classrooms, hallways and school yards of Hall County schools.
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A Gainesville woman was arrested Monday on Georgia Avenue after she allegedly offered sex for cash to an undercover officer.
A fire that burned a Price Road home early Monday was the result of arson, officials said Tuesday.
When people discuss the current tough economic times, many only think about how the situation affects adults.
A Gainesville woman who led sheriff's officials on a car chase before crashing her car and fleeing on foot was arrested after being bitten by a police dog Tuesday, officials said.
The $147 million reconstruction of the Interstate 85/Ga. 316 interchange is set to be completed Saturday, more than two months ahead of schedule.
Investigators still are trying to determine what caused a fire that destroyed a vacant house on Price Road in North Hall early Monday morning.
Eight Hall County men were arrested Thursday for gambling after investigators found them betting on a dominoes game at Cans Pool Room in Gainesville.
The state of Georgia has asked the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for permission to reduce the water discharge from Buford Dam from Nov. 1 through April 30, 2009.
Authorities have released sketches of two suspects who are believed to be con artists after another man fell victim to their scam late last week.
The Hall County Board of Commissioners has narrowed its search for a new county administrator to two finalists and will make a decision at its Nov. 13 meeting.
A few Atlanta Falcons football players swooped into the gym at Fair Street International Baccalaureate World School to teach second-graders that there's more to physical fitness than fun and games.
The Gainesville City Council voted Tuesday to approve a street resurfacing project that will move forward without help from the Department of Transportation.
What was once Town View Plaza is now nearly brick dust, but its demolition signals something much bigger is coming to Gainesville.
Hall County's legislative delegation heard requests during a series of meetings Thursday. They include:
The Christmas season usually brings fun outings, delicious food and festive decorations. However, these merry perks can be hazardous to furry friends.
Information about the recent theft of firearms from a Cumming pawnshop could lead to a $10,000 reward.
Capt. Andre Niles with the Hall County Marshal's Office was named Wednesday as the state's 2013 Code Enforcement Officer of the Year.
The Gainesville City Council has placed on the consent agenda a policy for the naming of city-owned property, including parks.
Two Flowery Branch residents face trafficking charges after $26,600 in methamphetamine was found at a home Wednesday off McEver Road.
Hall County Board of Commissioners Chairman Richard Mecum on Thursday asked members of the county's legislative delegation to change state law pertaining to legal organs in order to allow legal advertising to be posted on local websites rather than printed in newspapers.
Talk about health care, education, the economy and jobs filled an hourlong legislative breakfast Thursday, as well as a commitment by lawmakers not to dawdle when the 2014 General Assembly kicks off Jan. 14.
The Hall County Correctional Institute may have an already-built home to move into, in the form of the soon-to-be vacated detention center in Gainesville.
The city of Gainesville and Hall County have come to an understanding about Glades Reservoir.
Hall County Fire Chief David Kimbrell said a new fire station in North Hall will improve insurance rates only on the condition that a second ladder truck is secured by the county.
The Hall County School District is the fastest-growing in the country for public charter school students.
Roadwork supporting New Holland Marketplace in Gainesville is mostly done, and newly installed traffic lights should be operational by year's end.
More than a year later, the murder of Nelson Garner remains a mystery.
Dawson County School Superintendent Keith Porter's announcement that he would retire at the end of the school year left friends and colleagues praising his service and dedication.