Nearly six years after a 13-year-old boy hanged himself while in solitary confinement at a Gainesville special-needs school, the state school board banned the practice.
The Hall County Board of Commissioners decided to put the subject of biannual tax collections up to voters one more time at its meeting Thursday evening.
When Elizabeth Westbrooks was a little girl, grocery shopping was a bit different.
The city of Oakwood Thursday announced the purchase of 32 acres for a new industrial park on White Road near Interstate 985.
Nearly six years after a 13-year-old boy hanged himself while in solitary confinement at a Gainesville special needs school, the state school board banned the practice.
They were running out of fans at the Gainesville-Hall County Senior Life Center.
The Georgia Supreme Court has ruled a Forsyth County science teacher is not liable in an experiment that injured one of her students.
The state Board of Education decides this morning whether completely new classroom standards will roll out in fall 2011.
Dawson County school officials are preparing to tighten belts districtwide as they ready for another round of state funding cuts.
DAWSONVILLE - Of all the things Gene Bradshaw thought he would find on his front porch, a 150-pound black bear was at the bottom of the list.
One of Gainesville's oldest architectural jewels is getting polished.
Hall County is looking for ways to cut down on out-of-county trash at its compactor sites.
At a time when its unemployment rate has tripled in the last three years, Union County officials are hopeful a state loan will help them bring in the diversity their economy needs.
Some $53 million in safety, resurfacing and bridge replacement projects are planned throughout Georgia, including some $6 million to $7 million for work in Northeast Georgia.
One of the mostly highly celebrated days in history was Aug. 15, 1945, when the Allies announced the surrender of Japanese forces during World War II.
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About 8,000 Hall County voters cast their ballots this week for the presidency and local races, according to Elections Director Charlotte Sosebee, a larger-than-expected ...
The power utility Jackson EMC is warning its members of a phone scam attempting to con customers into paying phony bills.
Authorities said they believe a 5-year-old started a fire early this morning at the Harrison Square apartments.
In the early days of the Edmondson-Telford Center for Children, attorney Lydia Sartain recalled a young boy coming in to the Gainesville nonprofit.
A Hall County man is accused of hitting a 64-year-old man repeatedly in the face, authorities said.
Family comes up over and over when talking with band members at East Hall High School.
The Gainesville Redevelopment Authority on Thursday approved a bond resolution to help fund the acquisition of the Turner, Wood & Smith building to make way for ...
For hundreds of Hall County and Gainesville children, it's important to keep the lights on after school.
Two years of planning and fundraising led to an official start of construction for a new middle school classroom building at Lakeview Academy on Thursday.
The Rally for Road Safety at Lanier Charter Career Academy this Saturday has a direct link to a traffic accident in March.
Browns Bridge, one of Hall County's few links to neighboring counties over Lake Lanier, is slated to be closed for repairs the next two ...
Authorities have arrested the suspect in the September shooting death of a Gainesville man.
A Gainesville woman has been arrested in the Corinth Baptist Church burglary in August, when more than $3,000 worth of musical instruments and equipment ...
In North Georgia, only about 8 percent of people who suffer cardiac arrest outside of a hospital survive.
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