A change in policy that would make one of the state's most secretive agencies more transparent overwhelmingly passed last week in the Georgia House.
Students in Hall County schools are probably not happy to know they will be in school two days later this year.
It's not quite back to the drawing board, but Left Nut Brewing Co. is once again seeking approval from Gainesville officials to open the city's first craft brewery.
A father and son from Gainesville have been sentenced to prison after being convicted of racketeering for taking millions of dollars from a Cobb County widow, according to the district attorney for the Cobb Judicial Circuit.
As local governments continue to clear streets and remove storm debris from roadways left by the ice storm in mid-February, the costs are starting to pile up.
A manufacturing facility in Gainesville for pharmaceutical company Alkermes is being sold by the Ireland-based company.
Hall County is still cleaning up from the ice storm in mid-February that tore down limbs and trees, knocked out power to tens of thousands and prompted road maintenance crews to work overtime.
The Jackson EMC Foundation awarded more than $100,000 in grants during its January meeting, including $48,000 to agencies serving Hall and Lumpkin county residents.
Area agencies on aging like Legacy Link want to hear from residents about how to change senior centers across the state to boost participation.
The Hall County Republican Party's convention will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday at the GOP headquarters, 715 Queen City Parkway in Gainesville.
A man was arrested and booked into the Hall County Jail on Saturday in connection with a stabbing causing serious injuries, authorities said.
Georgians may be able to buy fireworks down the street instead of across state lines under a bill that passed Monday in the House.
After much debate, Oakwood City Council Monday night put off voting on residential parking restrictions, deciding to hash out the issue in a future work session.
The Hall County Board of Commissioners will finally vote Thursday night on several items that have been put off for weeks, and in some cases months.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has released the name of the child killed Sunday by an accidental gunshot wound.
A man suspected of trying to use a fake prescription to get codeine syrup at a Walmart pharmacy March 21 is the subject of an Oakwood Police investigation.
Is it license to discriminate against gays and lesbians, or is it about protecting the interests of religious beliefs?
Former students who met graduation requirements but did not pass the Georgia High School Graduation Test now can petition for their diploma.
It's time to clean up our mess.
The Gainesville City Council will continue hearing departmental accomplishments, goals and budget priorities for the next fiscal year when it meets for a work session Thursday morning.
Before millions of people flock to Lake Lanier this summer, Hall County Fire Services Deputy Fire Chief Chad Black knew the county's marine rescue team needed reinforcement.
Making sure that Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton's opening syncs with Hall County's emergency services has been anything but an afterthought in the new hospital's overall planning efforts, officials say.
For Cheryl Christian, retiring was all about timing.
A partial human skeleton was found Sunday afternoon in Flowery Branch and law enforcement authorities are trying to determine the cause of death.
A 3-year-old died Sunday after unintentionally firing a handgun, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation said in a news release Monday.
Normally, people only go to the hospital if they have to.
The influence of local political parties tends to ebb and flow with the election cycles.