More than 600,000 early ballots have been cast in Georgia, according to Secretary of State Brian Kemp.
One of the men indicted in a June 5 West Avenue fatal shooting has waived formal arraignment and pleaded not guilty to all charges.
Woodrow "Woody" Stewart was known for his passion, his leadership and his generosity.
Hall County Schools is looking for a creative solution to a chronic problem in school districts - a shortage of substitute bus drivers.
A private group trying to positively influence a protracted water war is edging forward with plans for a possible "transboundary" water management institute.
Gainesville planning staff has expressed concerns about a drive-thru restaurant and small retail outlet proposed for the intersection of Thompson Bridge Road and Virginia Circle ahead of a public hearing next month.
A man was burned Wednesday morning while working at the Gateway Industrial Centre on Ga. 365 and has been flown to the Burn Center at Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta.
For an hour a day at Centennial Arts Academy, a group of fifth-graders get to take a break from the usual structure to learn about anything they want to.
Hall County Fire Station No. 5 is holding a coat drive for students in need.
Local business owners, students, lawyers and other supporters greeted Democratic candidate for governor Jason Carter on Tuesday, one week ahead of Election Day, in the downtown Gainesville square.
As Flowery Branch continues physical growth and change, its virtual world is trying to keep up.
A new report out this week gives Georgia a mixed grade on its implementation of recommendations made by the Presidential Commission on Election Administration earlier this year to improve the voting experience of Americans.
The Georgia Department of Transportation is still collecting data regarding a possible traffic light at an intersection on a newly opened stretch of Ga. 347.
President Barack Obama's announcement Thursday night that he would act unilaterally to allow about 5 million undocumented immigrants to work legally in the United States without fear of deportation was met with both personal and political responses in Hall County and across the state and nation.
The state seems to want to please the public when it comes to the controversial Common Core education standards.
Christmas officially came to North Georgia on Saturday when BabyLand General Hospital kicked off its 36th annual Appalachian Christmas Celebration.
An Internet-based farmers market was awarded a grant Wednesday to help get the word out and expand in Gainesville.
Just over a week ago, churches, businesses and schools gathered to thank local veterans for their service in celebration of Veterans Day.
A few days after shivering through January-like cold, Northeast Georgians now are looking at a Sunday of springlike rain.
Gainesville has set a new record this year for the number of home permits issued, according to Community Development Director Rusty Ligon.
While the plan has been downsized, city officials and many members of the local community believe a better project is now in the works to build five homes on land between Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Mill Street in Gainesville.
High school students don't usually wear dresses and heels or shirts and ties to school.
One of the men charged in a Gainesville shooting June 5 pleaded not guilty in a Thursday arraignment.
The family of a missing Gainesville man is offering a reward for any information into his disappearance.
A Gainesville homeless man accused of killing another homeless man and assaulting others pleaded not guilty at a Thursday arraignment.
Georgia residents are in luck this holiday season, as gas prices hang well below $3 just in time for family travels.
Parents, teachers, superintendents and state legislators are warily supportive of Common Core standards.