Harris Blackwood of Gainesville has been named to a fourth term on the board of directors of the Governor's Highway Safety Association.
The Flowery Branch man indicted in the death of his brother on Christmas Day last year has filed his intent to claim self-defense.
A woman accused of falsely reporting she was raped in 2013 has pleaded guilty to three counts of false reporting of a crime.
A Decatur man and a woman are suspected of shoplifting over-the-counter drugs from Hall County grocery stores.
While some Black Friday shoppers waited in lines for stores to open, many took advantage of special store hours to get their shopping done more conveniently.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is working through an initial wave of applications for remaining boat dock permits on Lake Lanier, since the first-come, first-served process was reopened Sept. 16.
If you needed more reasons to shop locally, business owners are happy to oblige.
A man who pleaded guilty to murder after dumping a man's dismembered head into Lake Lanier has been granted an opportunity to argue the throwing out of his conviction, the Georgia Supreme Court decided Monday.
An infant and a pregnant woman were transported to Northeast Georgia Medical Center for evaluation Friday afternoon after a collision on Skelton Road.
Just a few years ago, the idea of opening for business on Thanksgiving was seen as a desperate move by the nation's largest retailers to bolster holiday sales as the economy sluggishly emerged from recession.
Property tax in Hall County is due on Monday.
The city of Clarkesville in Habersham County is developing a long-term master plan for its downtown square, eight months after a fire damaged four buildings.
Starla Prickett folded jeans, T-shirts and blankets with her two young daughters at the Good News at Noon shelter on Davis Street on Thanksgiving in Gainesville, preparing the items to be distributed to those in need.
Students may be out of school for Thanksgiving this week, but area schools are ensuring inclement weather won't keep students from learning this winter.
The unemployment rate for October in Metro Gainesville has dropped to 5.7 percent, down three-tenths of a percentage point from 6.0 percent in September.
An awning at a vacant gas station in Flowery Branch was knocked over by a tractor-trailer, not by high winds or rain as originally thought.
After January storms brought Atlanta to a halt, the Georgia Emergency Management Agency is hoping to prepare Georgians for winter storms.