The Humane Society of Hall County announced Thursday will end its contract with Hall County Animal Control as of July 1, 2009. Humane Society president Rick Aiken said the nonprofit organization's board of directors voted this week to operate a "selective admission" shelter, which will not euthanize animals simply because of lack of space. Currently, the Humane Society has a contract with the county ...
A new law goes into effect today that will allow Georgia consumers to protect themselves from the ever-growing concern of identity theft.
Renee Reeves' two young grandsons swim almost every day in her backyard pool near Murrayville. She always made sure the 20-month-old, Phoenix, was dressed in a one-piece "flotation" swimsuit to keep him buoyant.
Allison Carpenter is returning to the stomping grounds of her youth, this time as a teacher.
The main parking lot to one of Gainesville's most popular parks will close for four days next month.
Hall County Fire Services is investigating the cause of a fire that destroyed a home at 8071 Lula Road Tuesday morning.
Waffle House is looking to locate in Flowery Branch, but the restaurant chain wants to do so under the city's old sewer rates.
On quiet evenings at the Hall County Library, a handful of people get together for the "best kept secret" in town and encourage each other to do what the librarians don't - speak.
For 162 property owners, any mortgage relief is coming too late. Their homes or land in Hall County are in foreclosure and due to be sold at public auction in front of the courthouse Tuesday.
West Hall High School has scheduled its freshman orientation for 7 p.m. Thursday in the school cafeteria.
Traffic deaths are down throughout the nation. But Hall County is bucking the trend with a death toll that has risen during the last two years.
The kids at Camp LifeSavers learned much more than the basic stop, drop and roll fire safety procedure, and they had fun doing it, too.
FLOWERY BRANCH - A Flowery Branch couple had enough of constant news stories about the drought, dropping lake levels and a poor national economy.
E. E. Butler Parkway is shut down between Jesse Jewell Parkway and College Avenue while a dead cow is being removed from the road.
The mother of a White County woman killed this weekend said she never could have predicted that her daughter's life would end the way it did.
Two people were arrested Thursday and charged in connection with a Nov. 14 armed robbery in the parking lot of the Taco Bell on Browns Bridge Road in Gainesville.
Second-grade students from Fair Street School took a field trip Friday that was more about service than sightseeing.
Outgoing Hall County Juvenile Court Judge Mary Carden was honored by friends and colleagues Friday afternoon at the Hall County Courthouse.
An early taste of winter is on the way with a cold start to the Thanksgiving holiday week, according to the National Weather Service.
It may be one of the biggest "what if" debates in political history.
With the national convention seven months away, Nath Hayes' job was to check out where the Georgia Jaycees would be staying during the event in Dallas.
Needy families in Hall County will have a full meal to enjoy on Thanksgiving.
Mary Anne Collier is passionate about two things: mathematics and teaching.
Terminated deputies Jack Dodd and Larry Henslee responded Thursday to what they said are inaccurate and unfair assertions of blame by the Hall County Sheriff's Office for their roles in the escape of an inmate.
Homeless and needy veterans will have the opportunity to receive vital supplies Saturday through several area veterans organizations.
Gainesville ushered in another holiday season with horse-drawn carriage rides, music and lights on the square.
Here are some tips to help you deal with the summer heat wave.
Braving winter weather