Furlough days for local schools tend to bring pity on the teachers, but several administrators are focused on what may happen to their students.
"We worry about where our children are going to be," said Gainesville City Schools Superintendent Merrianne Dyer. "Will they be at home by themselves? What will they eat?"
Across the globe, millions are watching as the World Cup continues this week. And though some in the community might not realize it, Gainesville is watching, too.
DAWSONVILLE - With a father who is a sheriff's officer, Taylor Swafford knows a thing or two about law enforcement.
A 23-year-old man is dead after a fight at a Gainesville apartment complex, police say.
Even though most outdoor watering restrictions have been lifted, experts say residents shouldn't turn a blind eye to conservation.
A former city manager and Air Force major will be honored Tuesday evening at Gardens on Green as friends gather for a memorial ceremony.
History lessons are hardly ever taught on the dance floor.
Twenty-five years and $35 million dollars later, the North Georgia Community Foundation is going strong with a vision for the future.
Teachers in Gainesville City and Hall County schools have been hit with furlough days for next year, but they just keep going.
Define furloughs in local schools:
Repair work to a bridge will close the left southbound lane of Interstate 985 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, if weather permits.
"The butterfly release is a legend," said Sabrina Souders, one of the event coordinators of the Butterflies by the Lake festival. "You make a wish, and you release the butterfly, and your wish goes to the heavens."
Starting Monday, Gainesville police will pick up the PACE of community policing.
Melanie Valencia was eager to find her classmates Friday night as she watched her dad and younger sister toss a Frisbee at the Gainesville State College Alumni Starlight Concert and Fireworks Show.
It's time to come back home.
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A Bojangles' restaurant and truck stop off Ga. 365 near Lula got the Hall County Board of Commissioners OK on Thursday night.
Hall County officials agreed Thursday to support local developers in their opposition to a new interpretation of a decades-old rule concerning how septic systems are ...
A Gainesville man told a convenience store employee "her life was going to end" while trying to rob the business, a police investigator testified Thursday.
A Gainesville man facing multiple counts of aggravated assault at a baby shower denied the allegations Thursday in Magistrate Court.
Mommies and their sons boogied the night away at the Gainesville Civic Center Thursday night.
While clown costumes are still selling at Party Shop Emporium, the disguise is coming with a dialogue.
A Lumpkin County man convicted of strangling his ex-girlfriend will be executed by the state next month.
Gainesville, Hall County and a developer have OK'd funding for a study to determine if a traffic light is needed at the intersection of ...
Park Cannon, D-Atlanta, will speak at Brenau University at 6 p.m. Tuesday.
The unemployment rate in the Gainesville metropolitan area remained unchanged at 4.4 percent from August to September, the lowest in Georgia, according to figures ...
Before the pint-sized ghosts and goblins haunt the streets Monday, local law enforcement officers are giving tips to make everything all right on fright night.
A Cleveland man accused of wire fraud totaling more than $200,000 had his trial date moved to January, according to court documents.
For new parents, the fear of sleep-related deaths never dissipates.
Ryan Thompson can remember thinking health care insurance rates were high when he and his wife had their first child eight years ago.
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