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.
At Eagle Ranch, the needs of children in the community drive the vision for the future.
Jackie Bertrim has slept with a knife under her pillow, afraid another homeless person living under the bridge would assault her.
Gov. Nathan Deal has announced his intention to extend the $25,000 bidding threshold for state contracts, which expires in June.
A divisive proposal to put a marina at Bolding Mill Park in northwest Hall County is at a legal standstill.
Two people in Flowery Branch were arrested Thursday on drug charges after a package from the Netherlands was tracked to their residence and found to contain pills, police said.
When U.S. Army Col. Lewis "Jack" Peevy died in January, he made sure his legacy would support cadets at the University of North Georgia for years to come.
Racing enthusiasts from around the world are in Braselton this weekend for Petit Le Mans.
A crime ring with roots in Forsyth County has drawn the attention of federal authorities.
A rabies alert has been issued for the Marsh Creek Court area of South Hall County after a rabid skunk came in contact with a dog.
No one showed for Oakwood's public hearing Monday on the South Hall city's fiscal 2015 budget.
Jim McClatchey said he hopes a private water group can still produce its own water management plan for the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint river basin, which includes Lake Lanier.
As far as midterm elections go, Hall County voters appear to be taking advantage of early voting options.
The Georgia Municipal Association, a lobbying group for the interests of Georgia cities, laid out several priorities for the 2015 session of the state General Assembly during a meeting Monday night in Buford with local government officials.
The University of Georgia Small Business Development Center will offer a workshop for individuals who are interested in either starting or growing a new venture.
Hall County schools have been awarded a $565,189 grant from the state to help cover the costs of upgrading the district's Wi-Fi infrastructure, district officials announced Monday at a school board meeting.
Kubota Manufacturing of America plans to expand its headquarters in Gainesville, creating 650 jobs and investing $100 million into the project over the next several years.
Kayla Ballenger has been an environmentalist for as long as she can remember, so when she had a chance to attend the People's Climate March, a march on the United Nations Climate Summit in New York last month, the decision was easy.
At first glance, the newly rebuilt house, situated in a nondescript neighborhood called Wintergreen Court, doesn't look any different from every other freshly constructed home in the Flowery Branch area.
The 2014 Howl-O-Ween pet costume contest and parade Sunday brought furry friends and their owners to Laurel Park in Gainesville for the event sponsored by Hall County Parks & Leisure and the Hall County Animal Shelter. Contest categories included scariest, funniest, cutest, best owner/pet look-alike and best overall. After the contest, the pets were paraded around the park. Participants were asked to donate pet-friendly items such as newspapers or paper towels for the Hall County Animal Shelter.
Applications are now open for rising sixth-graders at the Da Vinci Academy and the Earhart-Edison Exploration Academy, Hall County's programs of choice for middle school students.
ATLANTA - The candidates for Georgia governor came to their third and final debate ready to attack, ramping up their accusations on education, taxes and the economy.
Now that it has approved a significant tax increase to support its 2015 budget, Oakwood City Council is looking to nail down the spending plan itself.