The state of Georgia has asked the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for permission to reduce the water discharge from Buford Dam from Nov. 1 through April 30, 2009.
Authorities have released sketches of two suspects who are believed to be con artists after another man fell victim to their scam late last week.
The Hall County Board of Commissioners has narrowed its search for a new county administrator to two finalists and will make a decision at its Nov. 13 meeting.
A few Atlanta Falcons football players swooped into the gym at Fair Street International Baccalaureate World School to teach second-graders that there's more to physical fitness than fun and games.
The Gainesville City Council voted Tuesday to approve a street resurfacing project that will move forward without help from the Department of Transportation.
What was once Town View Plaza is now nearly brick dust, but its demolition signals something much bigger is coming to Gainesville.
As the city of Jefferson grows and changes to keep up with modern times, city officials want to make sure that the area doesn't lose its historic charm.
Shad Ireland hasn't let a little thing like kidney failure get in his way.
Khaled Hosseini, author of "The Kite Runner" and "A Thousand Splendid Suns," will be speaking at 7:15 p.m. Thursday at Brenau University. Following the lecture, Hosseini will hold a book signing in the Sellers Gallery in the Simmons Visual Arts Center.
With the official support of the Sardis Elementary School community, the school is now one step closer to becoming a charter school in the 2009-10 school year.
Oakwood City Council gave its final OK Monday to a tax rate supporting the 2009 budget.
As Gainesville residents mull over their plan to pay the property tax bills sitting on the dining room table, the Gainesville school system is waiting patiently to collect on its new increased tax rate.
Rep. Nathan Deal is set to speak on the condition of the government at 7:30 p.m. today at Gainesville Masonic Lodge located at 621 Lakeshore Drive.
The FBI and the U.S. Attorney's Office in Atlanta has taken the lead in the ongoing investigation of an alleged fraud scheme involving a Gainesville business.
Charter Communications subscribers will be without TV, Internet and phone service until around noon, said a Charter representative.
The Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia has approved a new, four-year communication degree at the University of North Georgia. The university sought expansion of the program in response to the recent sustained increase in demand for writers, animators, cinematographers and media specialists.
Hall County's administrative offices, courts and community centers will be closed Thursday and Friday for the Thanksgiving holiday. County community centers will remain closed through the weekend.
Hundreds of Hall County residents turned out Monday morning to hear from a panel of professionals and members of the U.S. House of Representatives Oversight and Government Reform Committee on how the Affordable Care Act is affecting local doctors, insurance companies, small business owners and families.
If you notice traffic is a little bit lighter today, that's because school is now out of session this week for the Thanksgiving holiday.
On March 19, 1970, Burton's department store held its grand opening on the downtown square in Gainesville. Billed as a store "with a new concept in shopping," the store carried a variety of clothing, both men's and women's, as well as furniture.
Area residents now can view the final version of Gainesville's Transportation Master Plan, completed after a yearlong study.
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