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.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Former Tennessee linebacker A.J. Johnson, a Gainesville High School graduate, and suspended Tennessee defensive back Michael Williams have pleaded not guilty to aggravated rape charges.
If you work in Gainesville, you can count yourself among the country's hardest workers.
Yellow signs with "Emergency Need" in bold letters were posted this weekend around Hall County as the LifeSouth Community Blood Center's bloodmobiles tried to offset a shortage caused by weather earlier this month.
Sixth-graders at South Hall Middle School want to help bring drinking water to South Sudan.
After a decade as the law enforcement operations supervisor for one of the nation's busiest lakes, Thomas Barnard will now join the command staff for Georgia's Department of Natural Resources.
Crossover Day at the state Capitol in Atlanta is fast approaching. Legislation must pass out of the House or Senate, wherever it originates, by midnight Friday, or else it will die this year.
Gainesville's Fleming Weaver knows firsthand how Appalachian Regional Commission dollars have benefited North Georgia.
For more than a decade, the Grady Young Foundation has supported the community through scholarship, service and collaboration.
Fire destroyed an unoccupied boat in South Hall Saturday night.
The young business major was stumped when his counselor at Mississippi College suggested hospital administration.
It's the last hurrah for Gov. Nathan Deal, the final go-round.
A gospel music concert Saturday was put on by the Disabled American Veterans at Lakewood Baptist Church in Gainesville. Last year's concert raised about $9,000 for the DAV to help provide food, services and occasionally a paid bill for veterans in need.
ATLANTA - Gov. Nathan Deal will announce Friday he plans to sign a hard-fought medical marijuana bill into law after the 2015 General Assembly session ends April 2 and will order state agencies to begin preparing to implement it, his office said Wednesday.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is assisting the Habersham County Sheriff's Office in a death investigation in Mount Airy, according to GBI Region 8 Special Agent in Charge Kim Williams.
The key question asked at Monday night's last public-input meeting on the Hall County area's draft 2040 transportation plan was the potential impact of a transportation funding bill if passed by the Georgia General Assembly.
On the beach, the sand is between your toes, and you try to keep your smartphone away from your fingers.
ATLANTA - The Georgia House has approved a bill letting Georgia high school students earn credit toward a diploma while taking some college-level courses.
More changes and added services are coming to the HCG Family Health Center, a clinic and pharmacy operated by Hall County for its employees, retirees and their dependents covered by the government's health plan.
Whether your child is on the autism spectrum or just has a slight speech impediment, he or she could be helped by a center right here in Gainesville.
A gas line break at Gaines Ferry and McEver roads in Flowery Branch forced authorities to shut down the intersection, including the entrance to Four Seasons subdivision.
Three pairs of identical, crystal blue eyes gaze across Lake Lanier.
The fourth annual Hall County Government Scholars' Academy is fast approaching, and registration is still open for interested participants.
Changes are coming to the Gainesville school campus currently known as Wood's Mill.
Floating fats entering the city's wastewater system, maggots on a pipe wall and blood on a trailer are just a few of the things found by federal investigators in an Aug. 27 inspection at Pilgrim's Pride in Gainesville.
Supporters hoping to retain the Friendship Road name for a popular and busy thoroughfare in South Hall made passionate pleas to the Hall County Board of Commissioners on Monday during a work session.