CHARLOTTE, N.C. - A drifter already serving a life sentence for killing Meredith Emerson of Buford and sentenced to death for killing a hiker in Florida is now facing murder charges for the slaying of a North Carolina couple.
Gainesville, Hall County and state crews are wrapping up the cleanup after Saturday's strong thunderstorm, and officials say all trees that were knocked down have been removed from area roads.
While Hall County debates which services to cut or by how much to raise taxes, the Gainesville City Council will be voting on a fiscal 2012 budget that includes a $5 million surplus.
Arrive early if you want a good seat.
A federal judge has promised he will decide in the next 10 days whether to temporarily block enforcement of Georgia's new immigration law.
Good soldiers know to cover their tracks - and that's not just on the battlefield.
Mike Brown, CEO and president of the Gainesville-based Georgia Mountains YMCA, has resigned effective July 6 to take a similar post in Rockford, Ill.
Gainesville taxpayers have to wait until at least September to find out whether their tax rates will go down 0.3 mills.
A young black bear was hit and killed by a vehicle in northwest Hall County on Sunday, according to Georgia State Patrol officials.
Hall County firefighters were investigating a fire to a home in the 100 block of McConnell Drive near Mountain Crest Sunday night.
After weeks of work, Gainesville's pedestrian bridge is about to take shape across Jesse Jewell Parkway. But it's going to require some road closures.
The Dawson County school system has joined the ranks of 13 others in Georgia that have received greater flexibility to govern local education.
Budget woes are forcing Hall County government to cut back on a lot - even free labor.
Local firefighters are cleaning out their closets for a cause.
Oakwood and the Georgia Mountains YMCA are working on a plan to offer expanded services in the South Hall city.
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Fall has come to North Georgia, and with it cooler temperatures and changing leaves, but some remnants of summer still remain.
A Cornelia woman was convicted by a jury Thursday on charges stemming from a deadly motorcycle wreck in October 2014.
ATLANTA (AP) - Johnny Isakson, the front-runner in Georgia's U.S. Senate race, maintained support for his party's presidential nominee Donald Trump on Friday ...
Help for the homeless living beneath the Queen City Bridge in Gainesville has finally gained traction nearly three weeks after city officials and local law ...
Lining it up from her wheelchair, Addi Bales tosses up a shot in the lobby of the Gainesville Academy Sports + Outdoors.
Hall County authorities are looking for a teenager last seen Tuesday in Lula.
About 8,000 Hall County voters cast their ballots this week for the presidency and local races, according to Elections Director Charlotte Sosebee, a larger-than-expected ...
The power utility Jackson EMC is warning its members of a phone scam attempting to con customers into paying phony bills.
Authorities said they believe a 5-year-old started a fire early this morning at the Harrison Square apartments.
In the early days of the Edmondson-Telford Center for Children, attorney Lydia Sartain recalled a young boy coming in to the Gainesville nonprofit.
A Hall County man is accused of hitting a 64-year-old man repeatedly in the face, authorities said.
Family comes up over and over when talking with band members at East Hall High School.
The Gainesville Redevelopment Authority on Thursday approved a bond resolution to help fund the acquisition of the Turner, Wood & Smith building to make way for ...
For hundreds of Hall County and Gainesville children, it's important to keep the lights on after school.
Two years of planning and fundraising led to an official start of construction for a new middle school classroom building at Lakeview Academy on Thursday.
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