A Gainesville physician is doing his part to free the Ebola virus' deadly grip on his native Sierra Leone, and he is hoping the hard work of a group he belongs to will pay off soon.
Last weekend, The Rooster's Perch, a local meeting place for people with and without disabilities, opened the doors to a brand-new central location at 210 Bradford St. in Gainesville with hopes of growth for its patrons and the community.
Merrianne Dyer, former Gainesville City Schools superintendent, was recently named to the University of Georgia College of Education's inaugural Board of Visitors.
Students residing on the University of North Georgia's Dahlonega campus may notice changes over the next year.
The Hall County Republican Party has selected its appointments to the new elections board that will launch Jan. 1.
The former Lee's Pure Oil Service Station has been renovated and set up as a new corporate headquarters.
While significant attrition at the Hall County Sheriff's Office over the last two years has largely been filled by new hires, recent staffing shortages in the patrol division have prompted a new directive subjecting officers to 24-hour availability.
Nonprofit organizations across Georgia were the real winners Thursday as the third annual Georgia Gives Day saw another increase in donations from the inaugural event in 2012.
A woman in a floral-print sheath dress pinned a "Jimmy Carter for Governor" poster on a bulletin board.
In a year's time, decades of experience in Hall County Juvenile Court have been lost.
As the recession declines, the housing market improves and area schools scramble to make room for students in their halls.
With the snip of a ribbon, the Hall County Sheriff's Office has a permanent presence in the South Hall area.
The Gainesville community now has another option of what to do on Saturday night, or Thursday or Friday.
Gun locks are available for free at three Gainesville locations.
The Gainesville Board of Education wants to improve the district's central office.
U.S. Rep. Doug Collins, R-Gainesville, is asking people to volunteer with him Thursday at the Georgia Mountain Food Bank to prepare food boxes.
Gainesville and Hall County offices have set hours around the upcoming holidays.
Members of the Hall County Fire Services are hoping to reach a man displaced by a Saturday afternoon fire.
The price of burial spaces may be rising at Gainesville's Alta Vista Cemetery.
Lula is cutting it close on dollars as it wraps up a downtown improvements project.
Three suspects arrested at a Hall County home Sunday following a robbery investigation were charged with having alleged criminal street gang ties.
For decades, a Hall County school sat on property the system did not own.
Two people were injured Monday morning when a Jeep rolled over after it crashed with a Gainesville school bus.
Chattahoochee Riverkeeper has worked the past 1½ years on a "seamless transition" in top leadership, as one of Georgia's most recognizable faces in environmental advocacy heads into retirement.
A Brenau University director of research has published his debut book.
With a Medicaid fee boost set to expire at the end of the year, health care professionals in Gainesville fear the effects will be seen the most with children.