A crime ring with roots in Forsyth County has drawn the attention of federal authorities.
A rabies alert has been issued for the Marsh Creek Court area of South Hall County after a rabid skunk came in contact with a dog.
A rezoning proposal to bring an industrial business park to South Hall County has stirred the ire of nearby homeowners.
Everything from clothing and purses to televisions and couches are on sale Saturday at the Gainesville Civic Center, and all sale proceeds will benefit area nonprofits and civic endeavors.
Hall County officials met with representatives of ADP, the nation's largest payroll services provider, last week for informal talks about how the company might improve the way checks are processed and cut for some 1,600 county workers.
Michael Callahan and Jody Cooley, co-chairmen of the 23rd annual Medical Center Open Golf Tournament, announced Thursday at the 19th Hole Reception at Chicopee Woods Golf Course in Gainesville that the tournament raised $250,008, a new record for the Open. The Medical Center Foundation Board of Trustees selected Center Point as the beneficiary of this yera's Open with tournament proceeds going to support Center Point's expansion into South Hall County. The Medical Center Open's top prize, the Woody Stewart Trophy, was awarded to Kevin Smith, Michael Reynolds, Justin Smith and Timothy Ledford with the low gross ...
The Special Olympics will be held Oct. 10-12 in Hall County, and volunteers are needed to assist with the events.
Motorists in downtown Gainesville around suppertime today can expect delays because of street closings for the Gainesville High School homecoming parade.
Gainesville is extending hours for its public transit system, altering some routes and reinstating transfer fees as part of changes to increase ridership and revenues.
Today, the Gainesville Fire Department is set to receive something that will get hearts pumping.
October brought the return of the Blue Sky Concert Series on Wednesday to downtown Gainesville. The Steve Bryson Band kick-started the weekly noon concert series, with the pop/dance tunes of Stokeswood to follow on Oct. 8.
The foundation is poured and early framework is up for new sorority houses on Brenau University's Gainesville campus.
A prominent Gainesville Realtor died Tuesday after a car crash on Ga. 365 in front of Jaemor Farms.
While expressing support for limited use of medical marijuana, law enforcement officials from across the state Wednesday warned of a slippery slope leading to legalized recreational use.
54 Central American refugee students, some of whom cannot read or write, have been moved from their schools into a separate program at Lanier Charter Career Academy.
The Cleveland Bypass is now slated for an April 30 completion, with the Tucker-based contractor facing fines for missing the original July 31 deadline.
Business students at North Hall High School did some job shadowing Tuesday at what may sound like an unusual place - Memorial Park Funeral Home.
Ricoh Americas employees removed non-native invasive plants as part of the company's volunteer day in conjunction with the upcoming USA Weekend's Make A Difference Day, which is Saturday. Ricoh Americas employees volunteered to clear the future parking lot site of the Linwood Nature Preserve. Headquartered in Japan, the Ricoh company has a Gainesville branch about 1 mile from the 30-acre site off Thompson Bridge Road. The company used its volunteer day to help Hall County Master Gardeners and members of The Redbud Project prepare the preserve for future use. Another work day at the preserve will be held ...
Jim Morris was a slightly overweight, 35-year-old high school teacher with a bad arm when he reluctantly tried out for a professional baseball team.
Transportation planners have reshuffled priorities in a long-range plan for Gainesville-Hall County, now making Spout Springs Road widening its No. 2 project.
The few diagnosed cases of Ebola in the United States are no longer simply a public health issue.
Sheriff Gerald Couch will have 30 days to appeal the Hall County Civil Service Board decision regarding two former deputies, County Attorney Bill Blalock said.
One of the drivers in the Monday crash on Athens Highway has been charged with driving under the influence and failure to yield, according to the Georgia State Patrol.
Gainesville City Council gave the final go-ahead Tuesday night for Left Nut Brewing Co. to launch in the midtown area.
Hall County officials are fighting a Georgia Department of Transportation order to close the Tumbling Circle railroad crossing, though it appears state law may supersede the county's wishes.
The Georgia Department of Transportation is taking advantage of some sunny, fall days to better respond as needed to frigid, snowy winter days.
A Gainesville man was identified Monday as the person killed in a single-engine plane crash near Lee Gilmer Memorial Airport last week.
North Georgia emergency authorities crossed fallen trees and rappelled down a 40-foot cliff to rescue a man who had fallen 80 feet.
Gainesville City Council is expected to give the final go-ahead needed for Left Nut Brewing Co. to launch in the midtown area when it meets tonight.
Ebola rumors and confusion are nearly as out of control as the virus itself, according to a professor at the University of North Georgia.