For years, Jackson Electric Membership Corp. enjoyed steady growth in both residential and commercial customers.
Local officials were happy to avoid sending out an additional tax bill this year after Gov. Sonny Perdue signed legislation Tuesday to provide money for the Homeowner Tax Relief Grant.
A Gainesville-based mission organization has completed its first fundraising event with the awarding of a new car to a woman who said she really needed one.
Authorities have released surveillance camera images in hopes of collaring a suspect in a rash of late-night smash-and-grab burglaries.
Local middle schoolers are putting down the video games and practicing good deeds to show family, teachers and community residents they care.
Jeremy Puckett was caught molesting a 3-year-old girl by a woman he thought was sleeping and later gave a full confession to investigators.
FLOWERY BRANCH - The Flowery Branch City Council is gearing up for budget season.
A local dentist who offered free care last Friday for people who are struggling financially said he was overwhelmed by the response.
While most North Georgians reach for umbrellas on rainy days, the students and teachers of several Gainesville schools reach for buckets to place under leaky roofs.
For Hall County, the bad news was receiving a surprise bill for $2 million. The good news was learning it didn't have to pay it.
Two Gainesville residents will have to undergo preventive rabies treatment after being bitten last week by a rabid cat.
Tuesday was the first day of early voting for SPLOST VI but there wasn't much of a rush to get to the polls.
A nearly 50-year-old Jackson County bridge is on the Georgia Department of Transportation's shortlist for replacement.
The Gainesville City Council changed the rules Tuesday, making it possible for colleges and universities to serve alcohol at campus events and making it unlawful to smoke in city parks.
Gainesville officials are gearing up to dole out funds in the city's tax allocation district, and developers of a high-rise hotel and office complex may be the first to use them.
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A hero is someone who voluntarily sacrifices to help others.
Nearly seven months after five co-defendants left Isaias Tovar-Murillo, 46, to die, Shiv Sachdeva called for mercy.
A new Flowery Branch city hall would help merge city offices and ease overcrowding, but getting to the point of construction is another matter for ...
If you're a fan of glazed doughnuts, coffee and those kitschy old commercials with the tagline "Time to make the doughnuts," things are turning ...
A nationwide human trafficking sting run by the FBI resulted in charges against five area men arrested over the weekend in Gainesville.
Multi-Agency Narcotics Squad agents said they received a package with methamphetamine allegedly belonging to a Gainesville man.
Lanier Islands is hiring nearly 300 to fill jobs at its Winter Adventure attraction, which is open Nov. 20 through Feb. 15.
Expect "extreme delays" during the day through Thursday on Jesse Jewell Parkway/Ga. 369 in Gainesville as crews replace asphalt and resurface the roadway between ...
Five Northeast Georgia men are accused of arranging to meet a 14-year-old for sex in Gainesville, according to authorities.
One million units.
Another housing development halted when the recession struck is coming back to life.
Co-defendants for a Gainesville woman claimed she had no knowledge of the plan to rob a taxi driver before the man's death, according to ...
This winter high school and college students can help save lives and be eligible to win a scholarship of up to $2,500 by hosting ...
Flowery Branch's key issues, including future sewer allocations and stormwater management, tie directly to growth, Post 2's two City Council candidates said.
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