A motorcyclist in an Oct. 8 crash was thrown 16 feet from his motorcycle after veering off a Lula road, according to a Georgia State Patrol report.
Hall County Sheriff Gerald Couch will appeal the reinstatement of two deputies involved in an inmate's escape, County Attorney Bill Blalock said Friday.
A Flowery Branch mother and daughter were arrested Friday and charged with prostitution following an investigation into Internet ads.
A car hit an apartment building Friday afternoon causing minor damage and knocking out power to most of the complex.
The First Friday concert with the Fly Betty Band on the downtown square in Gainesville will start at 7:30 p.m. instead of 8.
Gainesville Parks and Recreation has won the Georgia Recreation and Park Association Agency of the Year award for the 11th time in the last 15 years.
The 23rd annual Marketplace, sponsored by the Northeast Georgia Medical Center Auxilary, will continue from 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. today and 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Goods from more than 80 merchants from six states will pack the Gainesville Civic Center. Items ranging from women's, men's and children's clothing to vintage furniture and housewares as well as gourmet food will be available for purchase. In addition, a live and silent auction will allow patrons to compete for their favorite goodies. Proceeds from Marketplace will benefit Safe Kids Gainesville ...
Forsyth County residents may see construction begin to thin traffic congestion along Ga. 400 and other sore spots by next year after a $200 million bond referendum to fund road projects passed in Tuesday's election.
Prices at the pump have been falling consistently for the past several weeks nationwide, and Gainesville has been no exception.
The talk was mostly about roads, but concerns also were raised in a transportation public meeting Thursday night about bicycle paths, airport improvements and even the long-range possibility of commuter rail.
Every college or university is vulnerable to a natural or manmade disaster. University of North Georgia Public Safety Chief Justin Gaines wants to do something about that.
An audit of the state ethics commission has revealed systemic problems, including inequitable handling of complaints, fines and investigations, within the agency.
Hall County officials have announced they will host two additional public input meetings in an effort to generate interest and support for a new round of special purpose local option sales tax.
Georgia Mountains Workforce Development is bringing its Mobile Career Coach to the Spout Springs library in Flowery Branch on Nov. 19 to help residents with job-searching skills.
After weeks of silence, top Gainesville officials are now speaking out about concerns that inadequate pay is causing attrition and low morale in the city fire department.
Students from around the world are competing at Brenau University this weekend to see who is the best peacemaker.
Two acres of wooded area were burned Friday afternoon, believed to have been caused by an "unattended outdoor burn," according to Hall County Fire Services interim deputy chief Chad Black.
Hall County Fire Services determined three workers suffered breathing problems and respiratory irritation Friday after a fire suppression system malfunctioned.
Hall County Fire Services responded Friday morning to reported structure fire at a Heritage Crossing home.
A co-worker calls in sick Monday. Another calls Tuesday. By the end of the week, it feels like sickness has wiped out your whole office.
With cold weather often leading to alternative methods of heating homes, Hall County Fire Marshal Capt. Scott Cagle recommends the following precautions:
Braving winter weather