Routes that would have placed the Northern Connector through the properties of homeowners near Lake Lanier have been scrapped by the Gainesville-Hall Metropolitan Planning Organization.
The Hall County Board of Commissioners still is looking at ways to give local businesses a leg up in the county's competitive bidding process.
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.
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Republican presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson's planned appearance at a Gainesville church Sunday is stirring the area's GOP base.
Gainesville Councilwoman Ruth Bruner has seen a number of changes in her 12 years representing Ward 5.
Five of the nicest, hand-built playhouses will soon be up for raffle, thanks to the hard work of some local high school students.
A program that helps low-income, elderly and disabled families pay their heating bills during the cold winter months will start a month late this year ...
A Gainesville woman whom Superior Court Judge Jason Deal called "a plague upon our society" was convicted of murder Thursday and sentenced to life in ...
Wading in a creek to measure oxygen levels and temperatures isn't your average high school assignment.
Authorities are offering a $2,500 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for the shooting death of a ...
Gainesville Police responded Wednesday afternoon to a report of a person robbed in the parking lot of a liquor store on Athens Street.
A brick home near South Enota Drive in Gainesville was severely damaged Thursday morning after a car drove through an intersection and smashed into the ...
A jury in Superior Court Judge Jason Deal's courtroom will return at 9 a.m. today to deliberate on the March 15 death of ...
Prayers were answered for zookeepers at North Georgia Zoo in Cleveland on Wednesday afternoon.
It came as a shock to local officials when Gainesville Councilman Bob Hamrick announced this summer that he would not seek re-election in November because ...
Hundreds of students from Georgia, Texas, Ohio and Tennessee will flock to Brenau University this weekend for a competition of wits, logic and collaboration.
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