As Sept. 11 passes each year, people across America stop to remember the tragic events that happened on that day in 2001. And today, seven years later, a new memorial will open at the Pentagon that will give people a place to sit and remember where American Airlines Flight 77 crashed into the government building, killing 184 people.
Flowery Branch police are stepping up enforcement of snarling traffic that forms each weekday in front of C.W. Davis Middle School and the Atlanta Falcons complex.
OAKWOOD - When the fall quarter begins, Lanier Technical College will look like a ghost town on Fridays. In a budget-cutting move, the college no longer will offer classes on Fridays, and members of the faculty and staff will be at home.
DAWSONVILLE - A Dawsonville man was killed early Wednesday morning in a one-vehicle crash at the intersection of Ga. 53 and Hugh Stowers Road in Dawson County.
When Mawi Asgedom was 4 years old, he slept with the covers pulled tightly over his head, just as his mother had instructed all of her five children to do if they didn't want to sleep with snakes.
An officer in the Marine Corps Reserves who completed a tour of duty in Iraq earlier this year told a Gainesville audience that saw firsthand that counterinsurgency strategy was working.
The government's historic bailout of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will be good news to home buyers and some homeowners hoping to refinance if it leads to lower mortgage rates, as experts predict.
Hall County Sheriff Steve Cronic has been elected as a regional vice president of the Georgia Sheriffs' Association.
The Hall County Board of Commissioners reviewed a list of capital projects Monday that likely will be funded by the next round of the special-purpose local option sales tax.
When disaster strikes, will you be ready?
A decision on a high-density development on Enota and Yonah avenues will wait until property owners meet with the neighborhood residents.
Atlanta Falcons fullback Ovie Mughelli spoke about the benefits of working together as a community to motivate people at the United Way of Hall County's annual campaign kickoff lunch Tuesday.
Oakwood City Council is set tonight to consider annexing 56 tracts as part of an effort to bring into the city unincorporated areas surrounded by city property, or "islands," scattered around town.
From staff reports The Brenau University Learning and Leisure Institute plans to sponsor a political forum on campus Saturday. The event, which is open to the public, will feature Democratic and Republican candidates for U.S. Senate, North Georgia posts in the U.S. House of Representatives and seats in the Georgia General Assembly. Also, surrogates for Republican presidential candidate John McCain and Democratic president candidate Barack ...
One of two men arrested on theft charges in Toccoa may face similar charges in Hall County, a spokesman for the Hall County Sheriff's Office said Monday. Daniel Arnot, 23, who was arrested in Stephens County and charged with several counts of theft and criminal damage to property, also is being investigated for similar crimes in Hall County, Col. Jeff Strickland said. "There is a possibility that there ...
Thanksgiving is often portrayed as when families sit down to painstakingly crafted homemade meals, but that's not the reality for many who may have to work or are unable to visit family.
For some Gainesville residents such as Lisa, buying food for Thanksgiving means saving her food stamp money so she can contribute to her family's meal.
Concerned over the cost of fire protection being paid to Hall County by its residents, Oakwood officials are again discussing the possibility of a city fire department.
While grandchildren may not always take advice from their grandparents, seniors are taking a cue from the younger generations at least when it comes to technology.
A Hall County grand jury dismissed charges against Dustin Gold, a talent manager who was charged with aggravated assault, according to District Attorney Lee Darragh.
Fourth-grade students at Lakeview Academy recently learned that cooking the first Thanksgiving wasn't quite as simple as it can be today.
Holidays are a time of giving, but they can be a time of taking for opportunistic criminals, law enforcement officials say.
The year's busiest travel day finds motorists in North Georgia fighting nasty weather to reach their Thanksgiving destinations.
There might be a lot of leftover turkey this year. Some of the relatives may not make it for Thanksgiving.
There's no need to drive to Atlanta or another major city to view dinosaur fossils; the Mesozoic Era is officially here in Hall County.
Three speakers will help close out the college careers of University of North Georgia seniors graduating this December.
Buford High School senior Christana Landress has her marching orders. Landress was chosen to be in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
Fire officials are warning residents not to let food and fun distract them from keeping an eye on the fire hazards that come with cooking the turkey.
A state public health team is set to visit Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville next week, as the hospital moves closer to a trauma care designation.
Before Black Friday, North Georgia might see a White Wednesday.