The radio news report on Dec. 7, 1941, motivated James R. Parsons into the military.
James Joy remembers the ship, an oil tanker that helped refuel dozens of craft across both the Atlantic and Pacific theaters of World War II.
Marion Trimmer remembers how nice the Japanese people were when he served in the Navy during and after World War II.
BUFORD - Clyne Veal survived months in the Atlantic Theater aboard the Navy destroyer USS Emmons, including the D-Day invasion at Normandy.
As the mother of a teenage son, Barbara Allen randomly searches his room for illegal drugs.
The basis of Georgia's statewide sex offender registry is an antiquated and inflexible system which contains incomplete, inaccurate and outdated information on sex offenders, according to a recent audit.
College majors are now more skills-oriented and hands-on than ever.
Cody Halvorson may only be 23 years old, but he has been through more than most men his age.
Invasion of Japan turns to occupation
A formidable sight, with its length that of three football fields and imposing guns aimed at the sky, the USS Missouri sits anchored today as a memorial in Pearl Harbor.
Church bells rang out, fire engines rang their sirens and - as we know from the famous picture - a seaman and a nurse locked lips in New York City's Times Square.
Around Lake Lanier, many people spend their summers lounging by the water or taking a breezy ride on a boat to cool down, though many don't know how to swim.
Hall County is paving new territory by beginning a countywide environmental management system that will coordinate the green efforts of nearly a dozen local agencies.
If you're in the market for a new or better job, you may want to make plans to be at the Georgia Mountains Center on Thursday.
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A business owner's decision to put a Ku Klux Klan banner on a downtown building has led to several days of protests, and now ...
Gainesville has come a long way from the depths of the Great Recession when the economy tanked and projects screeched to a halt for lack ...
Gainesville City Manager Bryan Lackey said Tuesday he hopes improvements can begin at Lee Gilmer Airport this summer.
Plans for a massive retirement community off Dawsonville Highway/Ga. 53 and Ahaluna Drive in Gainesville have residents concerned about a further meltdown in traffic.
It's official - the gateway to Gainesville High School between Pearl Nix Parkway and Century Place has been renamed Deshaun Watson Way in honor of ...
State officials are recommending changes to help reduce what they say is the highest rate of felons on probation in the country.
Organizers are expecting a large gathering for a workshop Friday that will look at what services are available and which ones are lacking to address ...
ATHENS - An Athens firefighter who previously worked as a firefighter in Hall County is dead after he was injured in a tree-trimming accident.
Dhruv Gaur and Jackson Patrick Kelly aren't just great students. They were named STAR student school system winners, as part of the Student Teacher ...
Georgia hunters are encouraged to thin the state's population of coyotes.
Keeping the small-town feel for Oakwood while finding ways to connect with the nearby University of North Georgia campus were two aspects at the forefront ...
Signs could go up soon in Lula identifying areas where the northeast Hall County city is having problems with stray animals.
A project to build a new Sardis Road compactor site is running almost 100 percent over budget, Hall County commissioners learned at a work session ...
Hall County officials are poised to begin funneling more funds from the county's special purpose local option sales tax revenues to begin phase 1 ...
Two men are accused of stealing a trailer belonging to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and its Boy Scouts troop. The trailer ...
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