The Gainesville Board of Education doubled the number of teacher furlough days to six this school year at a Monday work session. Schools closed Jan. 8 and will be closed Feb. 15 and April 2.
HOSCHTON - Though she wasn't alive to witness the beginning of NASA's space shuttle program, Katie Darby, 21, will watch the beginning of the program's final countdown this Sunday.
The Newtown Florist Club will hold a communitywide meeting today to share some of the group's work and plans for future neighborhood improvement projects.
Gainesville City Council will meet today to discuss its goals and priorities for the upcoming budget year.
Elementary students are proving that even though they may still be learning how to multiply, they can still make an impact in the world.
A little after noon Sunday, Akbar Dhannani hadn't sold any Powerball tickets at his store, J&S Food Mart, off Thompson Bridge Road.
FLOWERY BRANCH - The Lake Lanier Sailing Club's master site plan could launch this year, at least partially, after enduring some choppy waters in recent years.
Ice dripped from trees as sunshine streamed across the Hall County area Sunday, accompanied by warmer temperatures.
A coroner's inquest will be held in the strangulation death of a Lumpkin County man on Georgia's death row that some believe was a murder.
Old Man Winter's bluster failed to live up to the dire forecasts Saturday, to the relief of emergency officials and disappointment of children.
If you've made a charitable donation to help with the Haiti earthquake relief efforts, but thought you'd have to wait until next year to claim it on your taxes, you may be in for a pleasant surprise.
The pay isn't nearly as good as in his old career, but the stress is less and the satisfaction greater.
More federal stimulus money is coming to Gainesville, and again, it's going to the Gainesville Police Department.
Would you like to major in grossology?
Nancy Schaefer is worried about the future of Clarkesville, and the ongoing saga of the Habersham County Courthouse plays a big part in her concerns.
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Lake Lanier dwellers wanting a boat dock permit but who have put off seeking one might want to put that task atop their to-do list.
Brian Aycock, like so many Americans, is only one big expense away from breaking the bank.
Statistics can often be dry, but Phillippa Lewis Moss, dropped one Tuesday that could be particularly useful - for some.
Gainesville native takes post with Indiana U. Health
The number of child runaways reported this year to the Gainesville Police Department has outnumbered all missing person reports made the previous two years.
Two people were shot, one fatally, early Saturday at a home in Buford.
Christmas arrived Saturday at Lakeshore Mall when Santa Claus made his seasonal arrival riding on a big red fire truck.
A double wide mobile home caught fire Saturday afternoon in what Hall County Fire Services Capt. Zachary Brackett called an illegal brush fire "that got ...
When the Lunt girls fall asleep, they dream of being heroes and princesses - or artists and authors.
The historic Gym of '36 is fully renovated and open for business.
As the last of the merchandise was put on the shelves with the clock ticking down to the grand opening Friday of North Lake Square ...
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