According to the Kiwanis International Web site, Kiwanis clubs are meant to be global organizations of volunteers dedicated to changing the world one child and one community at a time.
OAKWOOD - For people like Steven Girardeau, the Gainesville State College Spring Job Fair is a great place to find a new job.
Since its inception, the Tour de Georgia has grown, becoming one of the nation's premier bicycle races.
The outside lanes of U.S. 129 will be closed weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. starting at Ridge Road to Athens Street for removal of the curb and gutter.
Gov. Sonny Perdue recognized 911 professionals and 13 young 911 heroes from across the state Tuesday during "911 Day in Georgia."
Can laughter and playfulness improve your health? Dr. Dale Anderson thinks so, and there's research to back him up.
GAINESVILLE - Elementary school students often get their first exposure to an array of careers through adults visiting their class from the workplace. The Hall County school system plans to introduce a program, 21st Century Awareness Exploration Connections, next school year to intensify that effort at early grades through other initiatives, including career days, field trips and skits. The school system is looking at holding day camps ...
Terry Stone got a sick feeling in her stomach when she dialed a phone number for Bonnie Turner, and no one, not even a machine, answered.
GAINESVILLE - Graduation tests are under way this week in the Gainesville and Hall County school systems.
The storms that struck the Gainesville area on Saturday wreaked havoc by dumping hail on the lots of a number of the area's new car dealers.
As the fifth anniversary of the U.S. invasion of Iraq approaches, three Iraq war veterans spoke at Gainesville State College Monday and pondered whether an exit strategy is possible.
A Braselton man and his teenage son were killed in a head-on collision Sunday night in Marietta. Rod Godfrey, 47, died in the helicopter en route to the hospital, and Eric Godfrey, 17, died at the scene of the crash, the Marietta Police Department reported.
The Hall County Sheriff's Office has been given a second stamp of approval from the Commission on Accreditation of Law Enforcement Agencies.
GAINESVILLE - The Gainesville school board voted Monday night to hold off on a possible crosswalk at Enota Multiple Intelligences Academy to see how other traffic and safety recommendations play out. Earlier this month, the board asked school officials to look at the possibility of a raised crosswalk in the front parking lot at Enota, as a way to help with pedestrian traffic during morning drop-off and afternoon pickup ...
Although no tornadoes reportedly touched down in Hall County Saturday, tornado devastation did hit home for several Hall County residents who were in downtown Atlanta Friday night when a tornado mangled the CNN Center. The EF-2 tornado registered winds near 130 mph, according to the National Weather Service. The tornado first touched down near the intersection of Simpson and Burbank streets at 9:38 p.m. and traveled six miles east over ...
A Suwanee man was sentenced in federal court Tuesday on assault charges for attacking a U.S. Army Corps of Engineer park ranger in a July 15, 2012, incident.
Tonight's Mega Millions drawing is capturing the country's imagination as the jackpot amount increased this morning from $586 million to an estimated $636 million.
Lines snaked around the insides of both Dawsonville Highway and Green Street post office locations Monday at noon.
Gainesville City Council is scheduled for a special work session at 11 a.m. Thursday to review the city's new charter.
Celia Savage of Cornelia, who pleaded guilty in July to federal firearms charges, was arrested Saturday in connection with a traffic accident in Gainesville, authorities said.
An early morning fire Monday did an estimated $5,000 in damage to a Mountain View Road home, and a resident escaped without injury, authorities said.
A committee exploring bike and pedestrian options in Hall County raised concerns Monday about future funding and maintenance of a trail system.
Gainesville school resource officers will soon have access to long-range rifles at the high school and middle school levels.
A 2014-15 calendar for Hall County schools has been set, possibly in stone, based on officials' comments.
Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville has received a long-coveted trauma designation from the state, increasing the number of seriously injured patients who can be treated at the hospital, potentially saving lives.
For her part, Gainesville resident Tricia Terrell would like others to join her in getting on their bikes and riding.
Although legislative changes to the juvenile code have helped some teen offenders, public defenders hope legislators will consider another change in the criminal code.
A new law set to go into effect Jan. 1, 2014, is aiming to increase the safety of all children in child care facilities.
The Times is looking to speak with local residents about how the Affordable Care Act is affecting them. Whether you've signed up for a plan using the new exchanges, had trouble doing so or you're seeing effects on the coverage you already have through an employer, we want to hear about it.
BRASELTON - With Christmas only nine days away, time is running out to buy, set-up and decorate the family Christmas tree.