A bill promising local school districts more flexibility in a time of economic hardship is making its way to the floor of the state House of Representatives.
A Gainesville dental office opened its doors Friday to offer free care to more than 80 people in need.
Joan Alford's neighborhood watch has been active for a few years, but recently it regained focus as burglaries increased in the down economy.
Traditionally, school boards use annual retreats as an opportunity to make plans for the following school year and beyond.
A pedestrian was struck and killed by a pickup truck backing out of a driveway in Oakwood, officials said.
Hall County schools Superintendent Will Schofield has been honored with the Gainesville Rotary Club's Guardian of Ethics Award.
H.F. Johnson Jr., former superintendent of Hall County schools, died Thursday. He was 71.
Hall County Sheriff's officials on Friday announced three arrests made in two separate burglary arrests.
OAKWOOD - A bleak revenue picture, made worse by expenses piling up from bad winter weather beating the roads, cast a pall over the Georgia Department of Transportation's annual forum Thursday.
Gainesville residents will have a chance to tell the City Council what they think about a proposal to cut their trash collection service.
School systems across Georgia may be forced to close schools, fire teachers or raise taxes to offset mounting budget deficits, according to a scenario presented Thursday to the state Board of Education.
Three community leaders were honored Thursday at the Northeast Georgia Council of the Boy Scouts of America annual American Values Dinner.
If Chestnut Mountain Elementary School administrators get their way, instead of teachers giving directions, it would be the students leading the way.
The Hall County Board of Commissioners voted Thursday night to ask for a criminal investigation of payments made to Omega Consulting, a firm owned by former Gainesville City Manager Carlyle Cox.
A judge is being asked to decide whether a man charged with murder after striking his brother with a stick acted in self-defense.
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A construction worker relieving himself in the woods along Interstate 985 discovered a suitcase containing a human skull and other bones, police said.
Authorities are searching for a 12-year-old Hall County girl last seen getting into a car early Wednesday morning.
Confronting a "moment of reckoning," Hillary Clinton is casting herself as a unifier for divided times and a tested, steady hand to lead in a ...
Safety tips will be mixed with fun activities for kids this Saturday at the Midtown Greenway in Gainesville.
In keeping with a commitment to bring law enforcement, minorities and the wider community together, a prayer service is scheduled for Saturday in downtown Gainesville.
Hall County Sheriff's Office deputies are investigating the shooting deaths of former Hall County Board of Commissioners candidate Troy Phillips and his wife, Heather ...
A Lula man is accused of intentionally driving his car Thursday morning into the Hall County Jail's wall, according to authorities.
Work on busy McEver Road in Oakwood is "basically done" ahead of the upcoming school year.
Hall County's unemployment rate increased by nearly a point in June, going from 3.8 percent in May to 4.7 percent in June.
A plan to beautify key downtown Gainesville streets shouldn't interfere with traffic flow, officials assured City Council on Thursday.
No one was at home Wednesday night when a Gillsville residence caught fire and was a "total loss," according to authorities.
Who says you have to go far to camp? There are several great campgrounds in the local area. Savannah King takes you to four of ...
"It's a ghost town around here," Ashley Moore said about the public housing complex on Atlanta Street in Gainesville.
Paulette Forrester had been regularly driving by the Pollo Tropical restaurant on Dawsonville Highway to see when it would open.
Gov. Nathan Deal promoted his two education programs for the next year and touted his administration's support for public education Wednesday morning in a ...
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