A rabies alert has been issued for the Tara Trail area of East Hall County after a rabid dog came in contact with a rabid cat.
Xánath Caraza, a linguist and award-winning poet and fiction writer, will visit the University of North Georgia's Dahlonega and Gainesville campuses this week to read from her books "Conjuro" and "Silabas de viento."
The University of North Georgia is bucking national trends on college enrollment.
If you're not registered to vote, today is the last day to do so in order to vote in the November general election.
As former manager at James H. "Sloppy" Floyd State Park in Summerville, Will Wagner has been down this road before, with good results.
The Hall County Board of Commissioners will discuss proposed changes to the business license code, which have been in the works for months, at a work session today.
An inmate has been found dead in a Hall County Jail cell, officials said.
Free health screenings, including blood pressure checks, body mass index calculations, cholesterol testing and more, will be available to the public Wednesday.
The patient had already given police trouble, and what happened next would leave an indelible mark on the young nurse attending to her.
Lt. Earl Roach doesn't use Facebook himself, but he spends plenty of time dealing with it at work.
If Santa's ready to give up the reindeer in favor of a classic car, there were plenty from which to choose at Saturday's Secret Santa Car Show in Oakwood. Hundreds of cars and attendees packed the parking lot at Hayes Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, all in support of the city's Secret Santa program. Proceeds from the event go to benefit the program, which provides both necessities and toys for needy children during the holiday season.
Despite the cooler temperatures, Gainesville citizens warmed up Saturday night with full plates at the Taste of Gainesville at the Lake Lanier Olympic Venue.
Standing on the porch of the Flowery Branch Historic Train Depot, Michelle Harkins surveyed the crowd.
An arrest outside of a Gainesville motel room is at the crux of a civil suit against the Hall County Sheriff's Office.
North Georgia emergency authorities crossed fallen trees and rappelled down a 40-foot cliff to rescue a man who had fallen 80 feet.
Gainesville City Council is expected to give the final go-ahead needed for Left Nut Brewing Co. to launch in the midtown area when it meets tonight.
Ebola rumors and confusion are nearly as out of control as the virus itself, according to a professor at the University of North Georgia.
The Hall County Civil Services Board voted 5-1 on Friday to rescind the termination of two Hall County Sheriff's Office deputies involved in an inmate's escape.
Gainesville Schools Superintendent Wanda Creel announced a plan to increase dual enrollment rates Monday at a Board of Education meeting.
The two victims of a fatal Saturday wreck in Gwinnett County have been identified as Gainesville residents Ramon Gonzalez, 16, and Yudel Jarquin, 21, Gwinnett police confirmed Monday.
One person was sent to the hospital after a two-vehicle crash Monday on Athens Highway at Gaines Mill Road, according to the Georgia State Patrol.
Oakwood City Council gave its final OK Monday to increasing the South Hall city's property tax rate by about 50 percent.
Two former administrators at West Hall Middle School were censured for manipulating Adequate Yearly Progress numbers in 2010, officials confirmed this month.
Students at the University of North Georgia will soon have internship opportunities at a special facility for patients with neurological disorders.
The idea to merge the Hall County and Gainesville governments has been floating around for decades but is now taking on new life.
The Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice received a $750,000 federal grant for a re-entry program, with the intent to have a pilot program identified by next month.
As a lifetime bicyclist and co-owner of a Gainesville bicycle store, Nathan O'Neill more than welcomes the idea of a developed network of area trails.
No one was injured in house fire Sunday evening on Atlanta Highway in Gainesville, fire officials said.