Ninth District Opportunity Inc. and local volunteers will distribute USDA surplus food in Hall County at the Army Reserve Center at 570 Shallowford Road at 9 a.m. Aug. 19.
Gainesville City Council authorized Tuesday the transfer of 23 acres of Industrial Park West property to the Gainesville-Hall County Industrial Authority. The authority plans to sell the property to ZF Industries for $50,000 per acre.
A late afternoon wreck on Ga. Highway 365 Tuesday left a Habersham County man dead and backed up traffic on the highway's northbound lanes for about two hours.
OAKWOOD - Oakwood wants residents' old photographs, as well as its stories about long ago days in the South Hall city.
A 9-year-old boy was injured seriously after falling 12 feet from a treehouse in the backyard of his Fairway Drive home late Monday morning.
Much of Northeast Georgia was pounded repeatedly by heavy rains last week, with some parts of North Hall and White counties receiving as much as 3 inches, according to radar-derived estimates.
Eight years ago, Angel Alonso began his first day of class in the United States.
Oakwood City Council gave its first OK Monday night to a proposed child care center on Winder Highway (Ga. 53).
Some people have to explore a number of options before they discover what they really want to do with their lives.
The Gainesville City Board of Education plans to appoint an interim superintendent at its July 21 meeting, according to board chairman David Syfan.
Beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday, people filled the Gainesville Civic Center to apply for one of more than 40 job opportunities at the new Frances Meadows Center as opening day draws nearer.
Left-hand turns are just a part of life for most drivers, but for older adults, having difficulty making them could be a sign that it's time to turn over the keys.
The city of Oakwood has joined the electronic universe. The South Hall city launched a new Web site, its first, on June 25. Now, residents and anyone else interested can check out the town via www.cityofoakwood.net. "We're still adding content, but (the site) is good enough now to refer people to it," City Manager Stan Brown said. The Web site, a year in the making, acknowledges it is a ...
Oakwood City Council is set to consider an annexation request Monday night for a child care center on Winder Highway.
They were loyal, long-term, trusted employees. And, according to authorities, they were skimming extraordinary amounts of money from their employers' coffers.
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