Hall County may have to adjust its revenue projections and general fund budget once appeals of property assessments conclude in a few months.
The Lake Lanier Islands Development Authority approved site plans for additions to LanierWorld at a board meeting Friday morning.
A man who drowned Thursday night in Lake Lanier has been identified as a Lawrenceville police officer.
Gainesville officials have conducted a traffic study to determine if an all-way stop sign is needed at the intersection of Club and East Lake drives near the Chattahoochee Country Club.
Next year's Memorial Day parade may have a less political feel, as organizers are instituting some changes, including a ban on day-of marchers.
The owner, site director and an employee of a Clermont day care have all been released on bond in the case of a burned toddler.
A private group agreed this week to spend the money necessary to complete a water management plan for the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint river basin, which includes Lake Lanier.
The Hall County Board of Commissioners voted 4-1 Thursday night to approve a $90.268 million budget for the 2015 fiscal year that includes a full rollback of the property tax rate.
Chicopee Woods Elementary School Principal Hank Ramey will be leaving the Hall County School District to take a job as principal of Banks County Middle School.
The Flowery Branch City Council approved a 2015 fiscal year budget, with one more meeting to go before a tax millage rate is set.
Joseph Williams, the man accused of shooting down Adrian Thompson outside Peppers Grocery & Market, was found guilty Thursday in Gainesville of murder.
Gainesville schools have begun implementing their new strategic plan, and that plan is all about putting district goals in action.
A pregnant Hall County woman was heading home from a Ga. 365 convenience store when she was struck and killed by a motorist Sunday night, a Georgia State Patrol trooper said Monday.
Work is moving along in the expansion of the King's Hawaiian plant in Oakwood, an effort that could eventually double employment there.
A planned neighborhood may soon be coming to an area near downtown Flowery Branch with a few modifications from the original plans.
The Hall County Tax Commissioner's Office has slowed its efforts to collect taxes owed on watercraft and personal property due to budget constraints and understaffing.
Despite Gov. Nathan Deal signing a medical amnesty bill three months ago, the new law allowing for immunities on arrests when a person seeks emergency services has not had many noticeable effects in the purview of law enforcement or medical staff.
Accidents in which children die after being left in vehicles are more common than one might think. According to car safety expert Kimberly Martin, more than 40 children died in hot cars in the United States last year alone.
The Hall County Board of Commissioners will likely select a vendor to manage employee retirement accounts this week.
The Gainesville Jaycees sponsor and conduct the military-style camp to instill discipline and teach leadership qualities to a wide ranging group of Hall County middle school boys. Graduation was Sunday at Gainesville Civic Center. Ryan Sawyer, one of the program's main instructors, said "This program is about getting them to grow up and contribute to the community."
The Gainesville City School Board will have its regular meeting today at 6 p.m. in the municipal courtroom at the public safety complex on Queen City Parkway.
A pregnant woman was killed late Sunday night as she crossed Ga. 365 near Mud Creek Road, according to law enforcement officials.
About 10 people die every day in America from drowning.
Samuel Martin must drive past the scene of his son's death every day.