Jackie Bertrim has slept with a knife under her pillow, afraid another homeless person living under the bridge would assault her.
Gov. Nathan Deal has announced his intention to extend the $25,000 bidding threshold for state contracts, which expires in June.
A divisive proposal to put a marina at Bolding Mill Park in northwest Hall County is at a legal standstill.
Two people in Flowery Branch were arrested Thursday on drug charges after a package from the Netherlands was tracked to their residence and found to contain pills, police said.
When U.S. Army Col. Lewis "Jack" Peevy died in January, he made sure his legacy would support cadets at the University of North Georgia for years to come.
Racing enthusiasts from around the world are in Braselton this weekend for Petit Le Mans.
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.
One theme keeps rearing its head this election year when it comes to contested races in Georgia: Democrats are trotting out candidates with name-brand recognition as Republicans push back against this "legacy" influence.
The old adage is "crime doesn't pay," but for law enforcement, there are dividends.
Mother-son bonding Saturday required two-by-fours, power tools and an early jump on the morning.
In Georgia, about two-thirds of new full-time students seeking bachelor's degrees will graduate on time, but for associate degrees, fewer than a quarter will graduate under the same criteria, according to Complete College America.
Gainesville's Midtown Greenway was full of laughter, music and fun Saturday when Trick or Treat on the Trail took over the half-mile loop.
Brenau University has struck an agreement with a top Chinese university to bring a steady flow of Chinese students to Gainesville.
A call for a carjacking comes over the radio, and Sgt. Steve Carey with the Hall County Sheriff's Office turns on the siren. Negotiating quick turns in following the suspect, Carey tails the perpetrator without ever leaving the Allen Creek Training Center.
Early Saturday voting will be offered from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. today at the Hall County Elections Office, 2875 Browns Bridge Road, Gainesville.
When deciding where to build an expansion of the King's Hawaiian facilities, the initial thought was to place the second building outside of Georgia.
The accused gunman in the Aug. 15 shooting of two women at Atlanta Street Apartments was indicted Wednesday on nine counts.
A Dawsonville man accused of murdering his cellmate in the Hall County Jail will be evaluated for mental competency.
It's not easy to get a job these days, but the task is considerably more difficult for people with disabilities.