Hurricane Gustav's path through Gulf Coast states has done little to affect this area's weather, except for stirring up some clouds and breezes.
A 18-year-old man found Sunday in a body of water at Eagle Ranch, a Christian-based children's home in South Hall, has been identified as Martin Campa of Suwanee.
Fearing another Hurricane Katrina, electricians and friends Aaron Plecenik and David Green decided to leave New Orleans on Friday. Plecenik, accompanied by Lisa James, Green, with Louise West, ended up in Gainesville, where Green lived and worked for nine years before going to New Orleans four years ago.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Jim and Sharon Daniel used to travel from Westminster, S.C., to the Mall of Georgia in Buford for their shopping needs. That is, until Monday.
Public government meetings coming up this week include:
The Georgia State Patrol worked 1,462 wrecks as of Sunday evening, according to the Georgia Department of Public Safety.
There has been a nationwide shortage of nurses for at least two decades. But it's not because nobody wants to be a nurse.
Tropical Storm Fay provided some relief last week to Lake Lanier.
Rhonda Poston-O'Connor may be out as Forsyth County's manager, but at least one commissioner isn't ruling out her return as early as January.
The dense North Georgia woods seem to lend themselves to the kind of mystery that breeds tales of the supernatural.
Members of Aposento Alto Church of God in Gainesville spent Labor Day relaxing at Laurel Park in North Hall and feasting on grilled chicken and steak.
An 18-year-old man drowned Sunday in a creek at Eagle Ranch, a Christian-based children's home in South Hall.
Hall County Fire Services is accepting applications for its upcoming Citizens Fire Academy.
The solid waste/recycling schedule for the city of Gainesville will bealtered because of Monday's Labor Day Holiday. No garbage routes will be run Monday. Instead, Monday customers will be picked up Tuesday; Tuesday customers will be picked up Wednesday. Thursday and Friday routes will not be changed.
Rain from Tropical Storm Fay earlier this week pushed up the level of Lake Lanier by more than 2 feet, but the lake is still lower than it has ever been at this time of year.
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