The defense is set to begin its presentation of evidence Monday in the trial of Paul J. Bennett in Hall County Superior Court.
Keisha Morrow had never shot a gun in her life. "I just thought it would be something interesting that I never really thought about doing before," Morrow said. "I'm very nervous, but I'm sure I'll learn a lot." Morrow was one of 19 men and women gathered at the Gainesville Police Department's shooting range Saturday morning taking part in the department's inaugural citizens' pistol safety course. The hands-on live ...
Food and transportation for the elderly hang in the balance as the Gainesville-Hall County Community Service Center faces more federal budget cuts.
Evidence from the state concluded Friday evening in the criminal trial of Paul J. Bennett, who is accused of causing a boating accident that killed two boys in 2012.
A house fire Thursday night on Sky Lake Circle in northwest Hall County was caused by an extension cord shorting out, Hall County Fire Marshal Scott Cagle said.
Sidewalk paving is just the most recent sign of changes occurring at Alta Vista Cemetery in Gainesville.
A Georgia State Patrol trooper driving Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle in an SUV to the Capitol on Wednesday morning struck the rear of a car driven by an Oakwood woman on Interstate 985.
If you want to honor veterans on their holiday, your choices in Northeast Georgia are plentiful.
Phil Jackson's big smile showed how much he appreciated the show of gratitude from Gainesville High before Friday's Region 8-AAAAA championship game at City Park Stadium.
An ordinance to allow City Manager Bill Andrew to waive application fees to provide an additional incentive for businesses considering annexation received first reading Thursday by the Flowery Branch City Council.
Three local companies were recognized Thursday for their economic impact, corporate responsibility and workforce development at the annual Industry Appreciation awards.
Excitement is brewing as Red Elephant and Falcons fans gear up for tonight's regional championship game.
The mouth-watering scents, holiday cheer and festive decor inside the Gainesville Civic Center make it hard to believe Christmas is still more than a month away.
Christal Presley thought she had found happiness, including life in Atlanta and her career as a middle school educator.
Lorry and Sherrie Schrage were honored Thursday as philanthropists of the year at a luncheon hosted by the North Georgia Community Foundation.
For some Gainesville residents such as Lisa, buying food for Thanksgiving means saving her food stamp money so she can contribute to her family's meal.
Concerned over the cost of fire protection being paid to Hall County by its residents, Oakwood officials are again discussing the possibility of a city fire department.
While grandchildren may not always take advice from their grandparents, seniors are taking a cue from the younger generations at least when it comes to technology.
A Hall County grand jury dismissed charges against Dustin Gold, a talent manager who was charged with aggravated assault, according to District Attorney Lee Darragh.
Fourth-grade students at Lakeview Academy recently learned that cooking the first Thanksgiving wasn't quite as simple as it can be today.
Holidays are a time of giving, but they can be a time of taking for opportunistic criminals, law enforcement officials say.
The year's busiest travel day finds motorists in North Georgia fighting nasty weather to reach their Thanksgiving destinations.
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