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.
Originally scheduled for Tuesday because of the Presidents Day holiday, the Gainesville City Schools board of education will meet today at 6 p.m.
Rock Goodbye Angel, a local nonprofit that supports families who have lost an infant, is opening the doors today to new offices.
After being stuck indoors due to snow, sleet and ice, Gainesville residents were happy Sunday to see sunshine and warmer temperatures return.
Some 70 area companies are preparing to showcase their products and services Thursday at the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce's Buy Local/Safe & Green Expo, after the event was postponed Tuesday due to snow.
Public schools already get a four-day grace period for winter weather, but the state board of education is considering tacking on extra flexibility as classrooms across Georgia scramble to make up time lost to inclement conditions.
Some state lawmakers are asking for more discretion in the criminal prosecution and sentencing of teens.
The Hall County Board of Commissioners will consider filling four full-time positions related to capital improvement projects and economic development when it meets this week to make up for a postponed session resulting from last week's snow and ice storm.
The Hall County School District may soon find itself having to choose between three options that may not be just right.
If you felt some extra rumbling Sunday afternoon, it wasn't your imagination.
A great teacher has the capability of not only molding young minds but changing lives, not only for students, but for the community.
Last week's winter blast didn't just paralyze traffic; it also froze up dollars consumers normally drop at area businesses.
Artist John Kollock, the man responsible crafting the look of Helen's Alpine-themed architecture with his sketches, died Monday. He was 85.
Local Rotary Clubs have united to design and construct a tribute monument to public safety personnel in Gainesville's Roosevelt Square, with a May 2015 completion date set.
An area transportation planning group gave its OK today to a $146 million bicycle-pedestrian plan that now will be considered in a long-range transportation plan update for Hall County that is slated to be completed by 2015.
As a U.S. Army Reserve intelligence officer and someone schooled in disaster emergencies, Mike Raderstorf got an insider's look at one of America's most painful terrorist attacks, the Boston Marathon bombing on April 15.
A rite of passage for many teenagers as they prepare for the college application process is undergoing some changes.
Oakwood City Council gave its OK Monday night to a rezoning that enables a 302-home subdivision and some 20 acres for commercial development.
The Hall County Board of Commissioners is considering whether to move forward with several proposed energy-efficiency projects.
Put down the apple juice and pick up an apple. That's the advice of a dietitian with the Northeast Georgia Medical Center about how to cut sugar from your diet.
The power outage in North Hall County on Saturday night remains under investigation, said Craig Heighton, public affairs director for Georgia Transmission Corp.
The Hall County Board of Commissioners is expected to approve a number of treatment services grant applications for the Criminal Justice Coordinating Council when it meets Wednesday.
The Hall County School District is considering using sales tax money to redo the entrances at two of its elementary schools.
Republican Bernard Fontaine has qualified for the U.S. House of Representatives 9th District race. Fontaine will challenge incumbent Doug Collins in the Republican primary May 20.
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.