The planned widening of Ga. 347/Lanier Islands Parkway between McEver Road and Lanier Islands resort in South Hall County got a financial boost last month from the Hall County Board of Commissioners.
Everyone is saving money this winter with the low fuel costs, but no one more than local school systems.
Gainesville Mayor Danny Dunagan delivered his state of the city address Tuesday night, promising 2015 will be brighter than 2014.
Clermont Town Council voted 4-1 Tuesday night to ask Hall County's state lawmakers to introduce a bill that calls for changing the town charter to reflect the North Hall town's move to setting up voting wards.
Gainesville City Council has approved several changes to the city's alcohol ordinance, which are meant to promote new businesses, streamline permitting, eliminate outdated restrictions and better align with state regulations.
A Gainesville woman is accused of forcing herself into a Gainesville man's home, destroying some of his property, attempting to set the house on fire and trying to run him over with her 1991 Honda Accord.
Oakwood police say a man fired a sawed-off shotgun through the door at them around 3:30 p.m. Monday, but no residents or officers were hurt.
The Gainesville City Council will vote tonight on a proposal to build a drive-thru restaurant and small retail outlet at the intersection of Thompson Bridge Road and Virginia Circle.
Brenau will soon be home to a state-of-the-art human cadaver laboratory.
Plans to complete a Georgia Department of Transportation "salt barn" off Interstate 985 have been put on ice until more funding is in place.
The Georgia Supreme Court upheld the murder conviction of a woman involved in a 2010 murder-for-hire that killed a man on Valentine's Day in Hall County.
A Gainesville man accused of stabbing and dismembering another Gainesville man with a knife at the Sun Suites extended stay hotel was indicted Thursday.
The Hall County Planning Commission on Monday recommended approval of a new agri-entertainment venue in Gillsville and a rezoning in Braselton for an office and retail development.
The Gainesville City Board of Education is going through all of the district's policies to determine what needs review, revision or removal.
A winter weather advisory for much of North Georgia calls for a mix of snow, sleet and freezing rain overnight, though less than an inch of snow in the Gainesville area.
The money isn't huge, especially spread over five years, and would be used mainly for routine projects, but it's vital nonetheless, said government officials in the cities of North Hall County.
Georgia public schools can now teach the math most people know best.
The fastest-growing pizza company in the U.S. will soon be open in Gainesville.
Habersham County Sheriff Joey Terrell and a deputy were shot and wounded Sunday in Clarkesville, according to the Georgia State Patrol.
Alexa entered the world last week while most of Hall County was in the dark.
Last week's winter storms meant happy students and possibly less happy parents.
The Hall County Board of Commissioners will address several lingering issues when it meets for a work session today.
Three people escaped uninjured from an early Sunday house fire in East Hall.
Some of the most advanced students in the state are from Hall County and Gainesville schools.
With only a dusting of snow and warming temperatures, Hall County dodged another round of treacherous winter weather Friday night and Saturday morning, days after a major ice storm toppled trees, ripped down street lights and knocked out power to tens of thousands of homes.
When the power goes out, the time on the air supply ticks down for those dependent on in-home oxygen.
As cold weather continues to grip North Georgia, homeowners forced inside may begin to notice more how their homes could use a good sweep or vacuuming.
Electric wheelchairs are scattered through an area of the Gainesville warehouse, some intact and some clearly needing parts.
North Georgia was braced for a second winter storm Friday night, but forecasts of ice accumulation didn't materialize in most areas.