The $147 million reconstruction of the Interstate 85/Ga. 316 interchange is set to be completed Saturday, more than two months ahead of schedule.
Investigators still are trying to determine what caused a fire that destroyed a vacant house on Price Road in North Hall early Monday morning.
Eight Hall County men were arrested Thursday for gambling after investigators found them betting on a dominoes game at Cans Pool Room in Gainesville.
The state of Georgia has asked the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for permission to reduce the water discharge from Buford Dam from Nov. 1 through April 30, 2009.
Authorities have released sketches of two suspects who are believed to be con artists after another man fell victim to their scam late last week.
The Hall County Board of Commissioners has narrowed its search for a new county administrator to two finalists and will make a decision at its Nov. 13 meeting.
A few Atlanta Falcons football players swooped into the gym at Fair Street International Baccalaureate World School to teach second-graders that there's more to physical fitness than fun and games.
The Gainesville City Council voted Tuesday to approve a street resurfacing project that will move forward without help from the Department of Transportation.
What was once Town View Plaza is now nearly brick dust, but its demolition signals something much bigger is coming to Gainesville.
As the city of Jefferson grows and changes to keep up with modern times, city officials want to make sure that the area doesn't lose its historic charm.
Shad Ireland hasn't let a little thing like kidney failure get in his way.
Khaled Hosseini, author of "The Kite Runner" and "A Thousand Splendid Suns," will be speaking at 7:15 p.m. Thursday at Brenau University. Following the lecture, Hosseini will hold a book signing in the Sellers Gallery in the Simmons Visual Arts Center.
With the official support of the Sardis Elementary School community, the school is now one step closer to becoming a charter school in the 2009-10 school year.
Oakwood City Council gave its final OK Monday to a tax rate supporting the 2009 budget.
As Gainesville residents mull over their plan to pay the property tax bills sitting on the dining room table, the Gainesville school system is waiting patiently to collect on its new increased tax rate.
DAWSONVILLE - An Atlanta surgeon was killed in Monday night's plane crash in Dawson County.
Construction is continuing on schedule for Hall County's two new fire stations, though the recent rainy weather is slowing things down just a tad.
Immigration attorneys are welcoming the shuttering of a Gainesville immigration detention center, owned by the city and operated by the Corrections Corp. of America.
Gainesville police offered a few more details into the search and chase of a Murrayville man who was found in the woods with a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head on Nov. 19.
Middle and high school girls heard a special presentation Wednesday about the importance of self-respect and setting goals.
Brenau University students got a chance to ease the stress of final exams week on Wednesday and play with puppies. The Hall County Animal Shelter brought some pups to the campus for students to visit with and forget about grades for a moment.
Special Olympics Georgia is looking for hundreds of volunteers to help with an event in Hall County next fall.
One person died Wednesday in a one-vehicle wreck on Ga. 60/Candler Road near Roy Parks Road in East Hall County.
Brenau University President Ed Schrader stood among the construction of the Brenau Downtown Center as workers continued to place the final touches of a renovation that's been nearly nine months in the making.
Gainesville is looking to plant 180 trees at three U.S. Army Corps of Engineers parks as part of an "environmental stewardship" effort tied to the Clarks Bridge replacement project.
Hall County may save months and millions of dollars to provide sewer to the Ga. 365 corridor by not building a new sewer treatment plant in North Hall.
DAWSONVILLE- Authorities say a single-engine plane on its way to DeKalb-Peachtree Airport in Chamblee lost radar and radio contact Monday night before crashing in a heavily wooded area of Dawson County, killing the pilot.
Classes will continue as normal at Gainesville High School today, though with ramped-up security following a threatening note found Tuesday afternoon.
Lanier Elementary students got a treat Tuesday when about 15 Atlanta Falcons players were on hand at the school's gymnasium for the Atlanta Falcons' physical fitness camp. The players were there to help the students through the various activities and were joined by a group of Chestatee High seniors.
Gainesville City Council members said they had to approve an ordinance Tuesday night allowing guns in city parks.