COAL MOUNTAIN -- They came from all over to pay their respects.
COAL MOUNTAIN - Gene Altman of Jessup saddled up early Saturday for a one-way, 280-mile trip astride his Harley-Davidson. The grizzled veteran had another funeral to go to - another fallen soldier to honor.
The state of Georgia is giving shoppers a tax break on back-to-school items for four days beginning Thursday. The annual sales tax holiday has become a tradition in Georgia, according to state Rep. Carl Rogers, R-Gainesville. "People just expect the holiday now," Rogers said. "It's important now, especially with the softness in the economy." While the sales tax holiday is designed for back-to-school shopping, the four-day event benefits ...
FLOWERY BRANCH - Motorists leaving Interstate 985 at Spout Springs Road now will be greeted by flashing messages from a sturdy new brick-and-stone Flowery Branch sign.
Some local hunting and fishing retailers are still at odds with the Department of Natural Resources despite the DNR's relaxing of a new licensing procedure set to take effect in January 2009.
"The only thing that's going to help Lake Lanier is a good, strong tropical storm system."
A serious wreck between a tractor trailer and a passenger car on Ga. 53 near the Hall County-Jackson County line shut down the two-lane road Thursday for about three hours, according to the Georgia State Patrol.
A former Flowery Branch High School track and assistant football coach has been arrested and charged with stalking.
Eve Phillips had no way of knowing that when she kissed her husband goodbye in January it would be for the last time.
The first day of school often evokes a buzz of excitement, with many kids looking forward to seeing friends and getting the chance to sport the latest in fall fashion.
One 53-year-old man is in critical condition following a serious wreck between a tractor trailer and a passenger car on Ga. 53 near the Hall County-Jackson County line Thursday evening, according to the Georgia State Patrol. The critically injured man was trapped in his Toyota Prius after the driver of a tractor trailer failed to yield when turning left into a private drive, causing a head-on collision Thursday evening.
A 53-year-old man is now in stable condition following a serious wreck between a tractor trailer and a passenger car on Ga. 53 near the Hall County-Jackson County line Thursday evening, according to the Georgia State Patrol.
The case of the jilted bride has gone global.
If you're a gardener, you know that pulling weeds is a never-ending task.
Despite torrential rains in much of the area Tuesday night, Northeast Georgia remains in an "exceptional" drought, the worst category.
Braving winter weather