About 25 people participated in Grady Young Foundation annual memorial scholarship golf tournament at Reunion Club on Friday.
A Hall County man convicted in shooting a teenager in the leg has been sentenced to serve 12 years in prison.
A Gainesville man pleaded guilty this week and has been sentenced to life without parole in the murder of another city resident at Sun Suites Hotel on Browns Bridge Road.
ATLANTA - Georgia lawmakers pushed dozens of bills through the House and Senate on Friday, working into the evening to meet a deadline for keeping proposed legislation alive.
Families with students zoned for Spout Springs Elementary in the southern part of Hall County may eventually be rezoned.
Bringing children from across the community, the Hall County Strings Workshop gives students from third through fifth grades an opportunity to work together as an orchestra.
Dwindling federal road money means the Georgia Department of Transportation is applying the brakes statewide to 84 projects that should be in design and 57 projects primed for right-of-way acquisition, DOT Commissioner Russell McMurry said Thursday.
Budget season is beginning for local governments, and the Gainesville City Council reviewed goals and priorities for several departments, including public safety agencies, during a Thursday work session.
The Hall County Board of Commissioners finally voted Thursday to reject a proposal to abandon right of way along Tumbling Circle after a railroad crossing there was closed last year.
The local jobs picture continues to improve overall despite month-to-month variance in the unemployment rate.
Just last week, the Gainesville-based Lake Lanier Association sent an email blast with the subject line "Have you seen this houseboat?"
The Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce hosted the eighth annual Chamber Chase 5-kilometer race Thursday at Riverside Military Academy in Gainesville. Kenneth Slavik of Flowery Branch was the race winner. Race coordinator Megan Martin estimated more than 1,100 runners participated in the race, which marks an increase from last year's 1,000.
Sixth-graders in North Hall County spent Thursday morning dreaming of walking on Mars.
Local celebrity dancers expected at this year's Dance for a Cause have been announced.
Smoked salmon was in the emergency department and apple cake squares were in the surgery waiting area at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton.
In a surprising move, the Hall County Board of Commissioners voted Thursday to restore the Friendship Road name for a stretch of Ga. 347 between Interstate 985 and Ga. 211.
Gainesville City Schools is changing its director of athletics position, a move that appears to leave longtime AD, coach and local sports icon Wayne Vickery out of his job.
Authorities transported a man in serious condition to the hospital after a wreck on Dawsonville Highway at Ga. 306.
Two men were found with gunshot wounds at their neighboring Mount Airy homes on Wednesday.
Authorities say an 18-year-old Gainesville man stabbed his older brother after an early morning argument on Marlow Drive.
Lake Lanier's blue waters could mean greenbacks for area businesses.
Synthetic mushrooms and other drugs played a role in the Christmas Day 2013 death of Flowery Branch man Alan Scott Fyfe, according to testimony Wednesday in Hall County Superior Court.
Topping last year's showing, Hall County Fire Services raised the most money for the Georgia Firefighters Burn Foundation.
The No. 1 Army cadet in the U.S. is from Gainesville, and Gov. Nathan Deal couldn't be prouder of the University of North Georgia's Cadet Capt. Jonathan "Chase" Strickland.
Hall County's population surpassed the 190,000 mark last year, according to the latest U.S. Census estimates released today.
ATLANTA - Gov. Nathan Deal's plan allowing a state takeover of schools dubbed "chronically failing" won Georgia House approval Wednesday, setting up a statewide vote in 2016 and accomplishing the Republican's top priority kicking off his second term.