Oakwood City Council member Ron McFarland underwent foreclosure on his private residence in August, but remains within the municipal limits and legally qualified to continue serving on the council.
A Friday morning apartment blaze firefighters say was started by a juvenile did about $10,000 in damage.
After months of planning and searching for an instructor, a Department of Juvenile Justice educational and workforce initiative is coming together at Gainesville's Regional Youth Detention Center, program organizers said.
Chances are pretty good Darla is the most popular new girl at The Da Vinci Academy at South Hall Middle School.
For one day, Gainesville Middle School student Adeline Bryant got to spell victory as "A-S-Y-L-U-M."
Gainesville City Council established five strategic priorities during its annual retreat Friday that will help guide its budgetary and planning decisions for the 2015 fiscal year and beyond.
More than 200 kids from Hall County and Gainesville schools took a trip to the dentist Friday.
Authorities are investigating the disappearance of a 32-year-old Oakwood mother.
Local schools have been experimenting with classes full of just boys or just girls, and the teachers and students say they are loving it.
Author and songwriter Eric Litwin got a Lakeview Academy audience moving on Thursday as he performed "Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons" in the school's gymnasium.
Flowery Branch City Council ratified the employment contract for its new city clerk during its Thursday night meeting.
It was when Sherry Crane of Commerce began helping her teenage daughter consider college that she had her "lightbulb" moment.
A public information open house is set for Feb. 27 on the Georgia Department of Transportation's widening of U.S. 129/Cleveland Highway - work that also will involve two bridge replacements.
Gainesville First Presbyterian Church will kick off its 15th annual World Mission Conference today with the aim of raising more than $93,000 to fund its missions to some of the most poverty-stricken parts of the globe.
A roadside memorial could be erected to honor chickens killed in a wreck last week in Gainesville.
With Crossover Day now past, state representatives from Hall County were left Tuesday counting their wins and losses in this year's session of the Georgia General Assembly.
The Gainesville Public Utilities Department reports hundreds of residents are owed refunds on their water accounts.
Work on a new bridge on Bryant Quarter Road near Gillsville could wrap up by the end of the month, weather permitting.
The Gainesville City Council met Tuesday to appoint members to several advisory committees, boards and commissions.
One of South Hall County's oldest shopping centers is about to get its first face-lift in almost 40 years and is expected to attract new businesses, including an Aldi grocery store.
A roomful of college students got a 90-minute snapshot of the last 50-plus years of world history - from the Bay of Pigs to the Vietnam War to the most recent events in Ukraine - from a man who helped shape world events.
Hall County recently got an upgrade from Standard & Poor's Ratings Services, one of the leading credit rating agencies in the country, for bonds and debts it owes.
Flowery Branch police officers responded to a call Friday about an abandoned child at the Quad Oaks Apartments, and not only found the 2-year-old alone, but an indoor marijuana-growing operation potentially worth $8,000.
For Gainesville resident Danny Tymchuk and his family, the upheaval in Ukraine gives them an eerie sense of déjà vu.
In two years, a national movement for a constitutional convention of states will be a hot issue "over and above the presidential election," the effort's Georgia state director predicted.
Gainesville City Schools students will be in class an extra day next month to replace time missed due to snow and ice.
The Hall County Planning Commission on Monday recommended approving the rezoning of two residential properties in South Hall to allow for small commercial development.
A 67-year-old man was found shot to death Sunday at the entrance to Creekside at Mundy Mill apartments in Oakwood, Police Chief Randall Moon said Monday.
Omar Espinoza works the night shift at Mayfield Dairy Farms.