Educators past and present weighed in on the advantages and disadvantages of block scheduling at the Hall County school board meeting on Monday.
Juan Escamilla stopped going to school 22 years ago.
The Newtown Community Land Trust and the Georgia Department of Community Affairs are hosting a Georgia Dream Single Family Development Program event Thursday.
Work is set to begin Wednesday night on resurfacing of Ga. 365 from Ga. 369 to Ga. 52 funded through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act in Hall County.
Water service will be interrupted Wednesday in areas of Gainesville for water main improvements.
Here are a few of the observations and events this week marking Veterans Day, which falls on Wednesday.
JEFFERSON - Sales tax collections may be down, but so far the city's coffers have stayed out of the negative.
The Christmas season officially started Monday for local agencies partnering with the U.S. Marine Corps' Toys for Tots program. More than 150 donation boxes are in place throughout Hall County and await your new, unwrapped toy.
OAKWOOD - The Oakwood City Council voted Monday night to approve a general-fund 2010 budget of $3.285 million.
The IRS has a gift for around 4,000 Georgia taxpayers - undeliverable refund checks.
JEFFERSON - They may not need helmets, jerseys or any ball for their meets, but there is another group of fierce competitors at Jefferson High School.
Former longtime Times editor Bob Campbell died Sunday at his home in his native Asheville, N.C. He was 88.
Veterans and active military personnel can get in free Wednesday, or Veterans Day, at U.S. Army Corps of Engineers recreation areas nationwide.
Veterans groups often do their own thing, focusing on just their work and mission.
Gainesville business owners have come together to raise awareness about a local school that works with special needs children and also to feature local merchants.
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Gainesville and Hall County are each pursuing hundreds of thousands of dollars in federal reimbursements for costs related to an ice storm in mid-February, which ...
School returns next week, as does the possibility of children catching head lice from their classmates.
When the Boy Scouts of America ended its ban on openly gay adult leaders earlier this week, troops and packs across Northeast Georgia, many of ...
In a salmon-colored shirt with sweat stains, Brandon McCormick jogs up the steps of Pearce Auditorium. He tells the two dozen actors at the entrance ...
Clermont Town Councilwoman Lynn Adams has resigned as she and her husband are moving to Florida, Mayor James Nix said.
Hillcrest Avenue in Gainesville will not become a one-way street, for now, but residents will need to be careful not to block traffic when they ...
WASHINGTON - The House voted overwhelmingly on Wednesday to shore up federal highway aid and veterans' health care before heading out of town for its August ...
A forum scheduled for Aug. 12 at Grace Episcopal Church takes aim at defining Christianity, "beyond the catchphrases."
Not many elementary P.E. classes include golf lessons, but Gainesville elementary schools want to use golf to teach their students healthy habits and values.
Lanier Flight Center's charter operations branch is about to add a $1.5 million jet to its fleet of general aviation aircraft.
A defendant in a felony murder case, in which police believe an attempted drug deal led to a man's death, filed motions to exclude ...
Wanda Turpin's medical problems are so numerous that she would be unable to receive the care she needs without Medicaid coverage.
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