One in 3 children in the U.S. is overweight or obese, and families need to take action to stop it, a professor said during a lecture Monday.
Families and friends of graduates can expect a more comfortable ceremony at Gainesville High School this May, Gainesville City Schools Superintendent Merrianne Dyer said.
No one showed for Oakwood City Council's public hearing Monday night on the 2011 budget.
Haley Jade Robinson-Daniels, 5, of Demorest, died in a two-vehicle crash in Habersham County about 3:30 p.m. Friday, Georgia State Patrol officials at the Toccoa Post said.
The Humane Society of Northeast Georgia is holding a "blackout" sale to help find homes for the black dogs and puppies in the shelter.
Gainesville's Parks and Recreation department met 100 percent compliance again this year, making it a decade of perfect scores.
The Medical Center Auxiliary has found a way to help the shopaholics in the community get their fix and give back to the community at the same time.
Flowery Branch City Council plans to hold a public hearing Thursday on some minor tweaks to its zoning law.
Rickie Barron joined the U.S. Army to fly - and fly he did.
Brenau University officials expect to admit students next fall in the school's first doctoral program - nursing practice.
North Georgia College & State University ends a lecture series tonight with a look at childhood obesity, presented by Elaine Taylor, associate professor of nursing.
Two area people were killed in weekend accidents.
Many parents can probably attest to the difficulties of waking their teenager up early on the weekends.
Graduation rates in Hall County and across the state are up, and Hall County Schools Superintendent Will Schofield attributes that increase in Hall to school credit recovery programs, among other factors.
Ed Milner doesn't remember a whole lot of fanfare around becoming Boy Scout Troop 26's first Eagle Scout in 1942.
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A Gainesville financial firm is holding an informational seminar Tuesday for senior citizens and safeguarding against identity theft.
The good news for local workers is that 88 percent of companies surveyed for an annual report say they intend to give wage and benefit ...
A judge ruled Thursday that a shooting victim's last words were admissible and not grounds for a new trial, according to court documents.
The Georgia Department of Transportation plans to install a full stop at a key intersection north of Dahlonega, the department stated in a news release.
No new trial will be scheduled for a man sentenced to life in prison for a 2014 Gainesville murder and assaults at a homeless camp.
Dawson County commissioners Thursday night voted to appoint Vicki Neikirk to serve as interim county manager following Randy Dowling's abrupt resignation earlier that day.
If you've been wondering about something in your community, Ask The Times is your place to get answers. The following question was submitted by ...
The Hall County Library System is seeking community input into its practices.
The technique for artificial disks in the back have been around "for a really long time," The Longstreet Clinic neurosurgeon Betsy Grunch explained, but a ...
An abandoned houseboat on Lake Lanier got its much-needed attention Thursday when the sunken vessel found its new resting place in a Gainesville salvage yard.
A Gainesville military veteran pleaded guilty Thursday in Hall County Superior Court to charges related to firing a hunting rifle at Georgia State Patrol officers ...
A Murphy, N.C., man was arrested Wednesday when White County Sheriff's Office deputies reportedly found $16,000 of drugs during a traffic stop ...
Research has linked medical marijuana with a decrease in the abuse of painkillers, and now a University of Georgia study has spotlighted the potential cost ...
Savannah King takes you to four local favorites for ice cream.
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