Students with a little math and science know-how could earn themselves a free trip to the nation's capital.
Hall County government offices will be closed Friday for a monthly county-mandated furlough day.
A 12-year-old girl was recovered safe and sound Tuesday night after being reported missing from a ballet class on the Brenau University campus.
Local residents can apply for help with their home heating bills from Ninth District Opportunity Inc. beginning Monday.
Centennial Arts Academy is opening its doors to dads and providing them with an opportunity to become a hallway hero.
Some hospitals may be having issues keeping up with the number of people being hospitalized with flu-like symptoms, but locally, administrators say it isn't an issue.
An expansion of Hall Area Transit's Red Rabbit bus service is imminent, but officials with the service want to talk to residents once more about the specifics.
Gainesville resident Ani Pierce thinks it's a good time to be in the alarm business.
BUFORD - A former state environmental chief intimately familiar with the tri-state water wars said Tuesday night that a group of firms - including his own - have volunteered their time toward resolving the longstanding issue.
Congressional leaders from Florida, Georgia and Alabama are scheduled to meet today to discuss what role they will play in a conflict over water rights between the three states.
An early morning fire destroyed a catering business Monday on White Sulfur Road.
Gainesville police have charged four people, including three children, in the Saturday burglary of a Laura Drive home.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers plans to hold a lottery Wednesday morning to determine the order of reviewing requests for Lake Lanier dock permits.
JEFFERSON - Halloween may fall just once a year, but in Jefferson, residents have found a way to create a multi-day celebration.
One local company has proved that it doesn't matter where you are - as long as you produce good work.
Hall County's Latino communities were left in limbo after a federal judge's ruling last week blocked President Barack Obama's executive action to protect up to 5 million undocumented immigrants from deportation.
Playing in nature is a proven way to improve a child's development.
Authorities arrested a Dahlonega man accused of enticing a child for sexual purposes.
City and county government officials statewide aren't the only ones upset about the General Assembly's proposed Transportation Funding Act of 2015.
With snow on the ground and a chill in the air, there wasn't a rush on the Georgia Mountains Regional Commission's Workforce Development Career Coach as it opened its doors Tuesday morning in Flowery Branch.
For nearly 48 hours last week, Hall County's emergency 911 center relied on a generator to remain operational as a crippling ice storm brought down trees, knocked out power for tens of thousands of residents and made many residential streets impassable.
While a dusting of snow kept teachers and students at home Tuesday, it didn't keep them from teaching and learning.
A Department of Early Care and Learning investigator spent Tuesday in Gainesville looking into allegations concerning a child's injury at a local child care provider.
ATLANTA - A bill to legalize cannabis oil to treat seizure disorders and seven other debilitating health problems passed a key committee in the Georgia House on Monday but faces an uphill battle in the state Senate, even in its latest, watered-down version.
Work done on the railroad going through Flowery Branch should provide a smoother ride for vehicles and trains alike.
Monday night brought the kind of winter storm Hall County residents wished had rolled through last week in place of crippling ice that knocked out power to tens of thousands.
Gainesville Police couldn't let it go any longer.
Some roads are slick this morning in Hall County following a dusting of snow.
Power companies worked feverishly last week to restore power to tens of thousands, but there was still work to be done Monday at Laurel Park in Gainesville.