Churches everywhere were holding "Hanging of the Green" ceremonies Sunday night, but many likely didn't have quite the international feel as the one observed at First United Methodist Church in Gainesville.
Two Hall County residents have filed a federal lawsuit against the city of Flowery Branch and its police department, saying its officers violated their civil rights by detaining them without cause while out of the department's jurisdiction.
When sending out Christmas cards this year, groups who support veterans and active duty troops want you to consider adding one more to your list: a soldier or veteran who can't be home for the holidays.
A registered nurse and longtime employee of Good News Clinics has been named executive director of the organization, which provides medical and dental care to uninsured Hall County residents who can't afford it.
Local governments, schools and public agencies are bracing for the impact of a 26-cent-per-gallon state excise tax on gasoline, which will contribute to $850 million or more in revenue for road and bridge projects across Georgia, that takes effect Wednesday.
The shake-up of an oversight committee for the Chicopee Woods Golf Course was completed Tuesday, the latest move prompted by poor conditions and slipping revenues at the 600-acre course in Gainesville.