A Gainesville man was killed Sunday when he lost control of his motorcycle on U.S. 129 in Lumpkin County.
Children likely will be buzzing this week about the costumes they'll wear and the candy they'll get on Halloween.
Its time to revive the Sunday drive. Gas prices have overcome a post-hurricane supply shortage, and North Georgia's hardwoods are dressing for their last and most spectacular showing of the season. The Times spoke with a few of the locals who live and work on some of Northeast Georgia's scenic highways about a few of their favorite places, back roads included, for a scenic Sunday drive. The ...
Times were tough, especially in the beginning, but the church and its members endured because of an unwavering commitment to God.
At last, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is bringing Lake Lanier into the 21st century.
Northeast Georgia Medical Center's long-awaited new maternity unit will open for business Nov. 5. But before then, there will be plenty of celebrating.
Toni Smith has been a part of the Jackson County government for the past two and a half years and says most people still don't understand what she does.
Hundreds of people of all ages gathered at the Chicopee Woods Agricultural Center Sunday afternoon for the Southern Monster Truck Showdown.
If Wendell Spell bilked investors out of millions of dollars, he did it in textbook fashion.
JEFFERSON - Sandi and Dennis Rakow know what it is like to live in a community that doesn't have a Neighborhood Watch Program.
The new job opening for Hall County solicitor-general drew five applicants this week who each hope Gov. Sonny Perdue will appoint them to the key courthouse post. All have experience as prosecutors, and all but one have worked in the Hall County Solicitor-General's office. The solicitor-general is an elected official who prosecutes most of Hall County's misdemeanor crimes in state court. Larry Baldwin ...
Ghostly images were evoked Friday on a cold, damp night on the campus of Brenau University.
Hall County fire officials say a Friday afternoon blaze at an abandoned mobile home appears suspicious.
The Rotary Club of Gainesville is looking for nominations for the Rotary Man/Woman of the Year award. The award is presented annually for leadership and service to the community, state and nation during the past year or so, as well as for an entire career or lifetime of a native or resident or longtime former Hall County leader.
BUFORD - Meredith Hope Emerson and her black Labrador Ella spent many sun-splashed afternoons walking along the wilderness trails of the Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center.
Baseball player Zach Warwick tries to be an athlete in all aspects of his life. But earlier this year, he realized he was failing nutritionally.
The Oakwood Police Department will soon be sharing quarters with the City Hall and municipal court, City Manager Stan Brown said.
U.S. Senate and House of Representatives conferees have started work on the final version of a water authorization bill that states governors, not Congress, should negotiate interstate water disputes.
Area residents could get a taste of winter weather this holiday week.
The second annual Georgia Gives Day wrapped up its online fundraiser with significantly more money raised across the state, but numbers taking a slight dip in Hall County.
When veterans return home, the transition into civilian life can be difficult for some. Yet there are organizations to help them make it as smooth as possible.
The U.S. Senate is expected to begin debate this week on a defense spending bill that may, among other things, transfer control of Camp Frank D. Merrill in Dahlonega from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to the Department of Defense.
Under the Bridge Ministries continued its Thanksgiving season tradition of distributing boxed meals on Saturday in its most successful year yet, ministry founder Jason Ladd said.
As surveillance and monitoring technology increases, groups like the American Civil Liberties Union advocate safeguards and limits to ensure government uses data in ethical and legal ways.
Tree company workers started work Saturday morning cutting down the old oak tree that has stood in front of Fair Street Elementary School for many years.
After Leslie McRoberts worked in hospitality for three years, she had earned 75 cents more an hour than when she started. Now, she's at Brenau University working on a master's degree in hopes of earning more in the future.
Here are some tips to help you deal with the summer heat wave.
Braving winter weather