Area government officials are up in arms over the state's proposed transportation bill, which calls for shifting all sales taxes at gas pumps to state coffers, ending the share that local governments, including schools, would get.
The Gainesville City Council expressed concern Thursday that a proposal to build a drive-thru restaurant and small retail outlet at the intersection of Thompson Bridge Road and Virginia Circle remains incompatible with the adjacent residential neighborhood.
Chick-fil-A lovers rejoice. The wildly popular but cramped Pearl Nix Parkway eatery is moving to a new and larger location on Dawsonville Highway this summer.
Christian Tetzlaff teaches at a technical college because he wants to give people the skills that helped save his father's life.
All that children need to succeed is one adult who cares about them.
The two co-defendants accused in a West Avenue shooting death have been severed and will be tried separately, according to court documents.
A hospital executive from Texas has been named president of Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Tarik Jalil has got a smile to light up a room.
The organization that moves to end cancer is now making a move of its own.
Georgia House leaders have announced a plan they say funnels $1 billion toward the state's transportation needs.
Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market opened two stores in Gainesville Wednesday to cheerleaders, high school bands and jazz musicians.
The appointment of Russell McMurry as Georgia's roads chief turned a few heads last week.
Volunteers are needed to look after the best interest of local abused and neglected children.
After many rounds of intense competition, Emily Wood won the Hall County School District spelling bee with the correct spelling of "goatee."
Cancer is a tough opponent.
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.
For some of the smaller cities in Hall County, sales tax revenue means assistance in routine infrastructure maintenance.
Georgia's poorest residents will pay a larger share of their income this year in state and local taxes than the wealthiest earners, according to a new study from the Institute on Taxation & Economic Policy, a nonprofit Washington think tank.
A 24-year-old Forsyth County man has been indicted on one count of unlawful handling of explosive devices for a November incident at his parents' home.
The Gainesville City Council voted Friday to allocate $50,000 from the general fund contingency budget to support continued cleanup efforts in the wake of this week's ice storm, which sent trees and limbs crashing onto homes and power lines.
A Hall County man was convicted Friday in Superior Court for firing four times at another man at City Park.
Firefighters had to clear a downed tree, shuttle water, work in frigid temperatures and beware of exploding ammunition as they battled a large house fire late Thursday night.