Georgia Power President Mike Garrett, directing the state's efforts to settle a water dispute with Alabama and Florida, said Thursday he was "guardingly optimistic that we can do a deal with Alabama."
Juan Christiansen is the dedicated fan for the parents who can't be.
DAWSONVILLE - Dawson County voters may have to travel farther next year to cast votes during elections.
After nobody qualified for the Post 2 council seat in Gillsville, Mayor Larry Poole said the council will appoint someone to fill the seat in January.
Alumni and friends of Fair Street and E.E. Butler high schools are wrapping up their 10th biennial reunion with a weekend full of events.
The Hall County Board of Commissioners is looking over the county's official code of ordinances after local farmers expressed concerns over new fencing regulations.
Concerns over spread of the H1N1 flu virus have area school officials keeping a close eye out for any outbreaks and planning how to react if and when there are.
By the end of the three-day qualifying period Wednesday, nobody had entered the race for the Post 2 seat on the Gillsville City Council.
For all parents hoping their little ones grow up to be doctors, you'll be glad to know some middle schools are helping kids get a head start in the medical field.
HOSCHTON - The Hoschton City Council held a called meeting Tuesday to discuss ways to deal with the projected $77,000 in debt the city has incurred.
Some district attorneys in Georgia don't want defendants awaiting death penalty trials to get visits in jail from convicted murderers.
The Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce hoped to woo economic developers with a tour of Hall County on Tuesday and Wednesday.
A federal ruling on Georgia's use of Lake Lanier as a water source won't just affect Georgians, the state's governor said Wednesday.
JEFFERSON - Like its Hall County counterparts, Jackson County government officials will start taking one furlough day a month for the next 15 months to help offset a projected $3.5 million shortfall.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Hall County is working with Flowery Branch and Braselton to seek $79 million federal stimulus money to widen Spout Springs Road to four lanes.
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They play bingo twice a day over at Oxton Place, and that suits resident Darlene Coffman just fine.
With hundreds of children needing foster care homes in North Georgia, Sara Griffith of Murrayville decided she wanted to be part of the solution.
With big dreams come the possibility of worst nightmares.
One answer to the foster care crisis in Hall County is clear: More foster homes are needed for the approximately 180 children in care each ...
Group homes, despite the name, can be lonely places for teenagers.
Sierra Downs does not remember the beating.
For weeks, a young Tod Peavy had tinkered and toiled ...
Lindsey Shubert dialed the numbers.
Crystal Roughton hitchhiked to get to the Hall County Courthouse on time. After her newborn was taken at the hospital, Roughton had to get her ...
When Wendy Boswell said goodbye to her foster daughter last month, she literally ached with grief.
As she talks about the joys of working with foster children, Tyne Jackson can't help crying a little.
The removal of a child often results in three types of trauma, according to Hall County Juvenile Court Judge Lindsay Burton.
At 8:30 a.m., the briefs are organized and the coloring books are gathered. The robe goes on for Hall County Juvenile Court Judge ...
Foster care is in crisis in Hall County.
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