The Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with Hall County Cooperative Extension, is seeking nominations for the annual agribusiness awards.
Two Hall County men have been arrested charged with possession with the intent to distribute drugs, authorities said.
A Hall County man was in jail Tuesday night after allegedly leading Hall County deputies on an extended car chase and foot search that lasted two hours and ended under an abandoned house.
Weather permitting and if testing goes well, a new traffic signal is set to start operating midmorning Thursday at Ga. 11/Limestone Parkway and the entrance to the New Holland Marketplace.
As childhood obesity rates soar across the nation and especially in Georgia, some Gainesville Middle School parents are eager to learn more about how to change the trend.
Taking days off for winter weather now means being in class during spring weather for University of North Georgia students.
For Mark Stephens, ranger with the Department of Natural Resources, July 6, 2012, marked the second death investigation on Lake Lanier involving children he had responded to in less than a month.
About 30 student members of the Gainesville Junior Homesteaders Club made cheese from a kit Monday at Gainesville Exploration Academy. Most seemed to enjoy the experience more than the final product, but they tasted it anyway with only a few grimaces. The after-school club, formerly known as The Garden Club, meets each Monday and has explored beekeeping and gardening, plans to pick strawberries, revisit beekeeping and gardening and will make pizza dough to go with their mozzarella next week, said club leader and parent volunteer Amanda Castaneda. Parent Maria Martinez, whose sons Henry, 10, and Angel, 9, helped make the ...
After last week's snowstorm canceled a Gainesville City Council work session and Hall County Board of Commissioners meeting, local government will resume this week with a full agenda of business to vote on.
With upcoming elections and business issues on his mind, Secretary of State Brian Kemp on Monday shared his thoughts about what lies ahead for Georgia and its residents at the Gainesville Rotary Club's meeting at First Baptist Church.
A rezoning to enable a proposed subdivision with up to 302 homes off Ga. 13/Falcon Parkway in South Hall County got the Oakwood Planning Commission's approval Monday night.
Digging out of the winter snow has become a costly affair for the Georgia Department of Transportation.
One thing students have to know when they're playing in the snow instead of in class: Chances are, they're going to have to make up those missed days.
A Hall County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman said a suspect has not been identified in the death of an Oakwood woman whose body was found Feb. 8.
Law enforcement officials said Monday a fatal shooting outside the Branch House Tavern in Flowery Branch early Saturday morning was an act of self-defense.
The monthly Family Day on Sunday at the Northeast Georgia History Center in Gainesville recognized the 200-year anniversary of the end of the War of 1812. Events included re-enactors demonstrating and discussing soldiers' lives, an exhibit in the Rotating Gallery, hands-on activities and interactive exhibits. Visitors could make soldiers' shako headgear, have silhouettes drawn and explore the events that led to Francis Scott Key's writing the lyrics of "The Star-Spangled Banner"
State lawmakers have stripped language from a bill that would have given a newly created Gainesville Convention and Visitors Bureau Authority power to issue bonds, purchase property and hire personnel without oversight from the City Council.
Lanier Charter Career Academy is already home to a fine dining restaurant, gift store, coffee shop and conference center, among other businesses.
Gainesville is looking to move forward on the long-awaited placement of a historical marker at the site of the former Cooper Pants Factory.
Gainesville officials explained to residents Saturday at an advisory meeting how low-income individuals can go about getting government assistance for a cornerstone achievement - owning a home.
The Centennial Arts Academy team from Gainesville won the Helen Ruffin Reading Bowl State Championship on Saturday in Athens.
Despite being wracked by bad weather, one of Northeast Georgia's biggest road projects - the Cleveland Bypass - is on track for a Dec. 31 completion.
A fallen power line is to blame for a Saturday evening outage in Hall County that took hours to restore.
A local university is expanding - again.
Lake Lanier property owners can start bracing now for sticker shock when assessment notices are mailed May 16.
In Georgia, "pedestrian under the influence" is a criminal offense. So is walking while drunk illegal?
Caleb Hill, a fourth-grader at Wauka Mountain Multiple Intelligences Academy enjoys solving problems using multiplication and decimals.
Though perhaps unsurprising, what appear to be the most hotly contested races for local elected office this year will be fought in South Hall County.
Jessica Bailey knows how important it is to grow up in a home. The opportunities afforded to children who grow up in a stable environment with a roof over their heads and a place to call their own cannot be overstated.