Oakwood City Council voted Monday to approve its 2014 spending plan.
Amy Lynn Harris described a "pitch black night" on Lake Lanier on Monday in Hall County Superior Court. The water was otherwise calm, she said, until a fatal boating collision created chaos.
Three Hall County schools have been placed on the state's list of 2013 alert schools. Alert schools are public schools that demonstrate poor numbers in one or more subgroups and include non-Title I schools. Lanier Charter Career Academy, White Sulphur Elementary School and Oakwood Elementary School are on the list, scheduled to be released today by the Georgia Department of Education. "We monitor our schools, so ... we had an inclination that we would have ...
The men swap stories over biscuits and eggs every week, keeping alive friendships that go back decades, to more somber days in Vietnam.
Three area governments are seeking state grants to help pay for $2.8 million in road projects - one in Gainesville and two in South Hall County.
Schools, colleges and prospective educators are looking ahead to potential changes in Georgia teacher certification.
Tax equity payments to the cities in Hall County shrank significantly in fiscal year 2012, and they want to know why.
The Georgia Department of Transportation has scheduled a public information open house to discuss the proposed detour in the rebuilding of the Ga. 136 bridge over the Etowah River in Dawsonville.
On an average day, Georgia produces around 26 million pounds of chicken, according to the Georgia Poultry Federation.
Hall County firefighters are investigating a fire at a mobile home in the 2500 block of Dana Drive in East Hall.
Cirque Italia, the European-styled traveling water circus, is in town through today. It will perform two shows today before packing for Greenville, S.C., said promoter Renato Esqueda. Shows are set for 2:30 and 6:30 p.m. at 2293 Browns Bridge Road in Gainesville. Tickets are $9-$45.
One child was burned and a family displaced when fire destroyed a home at the 700 block of Banks Street in Gainesville early Saturday morning.
Vintage World War II artifacts are often seen in museums, or in a collector's personal collection. In some cases, their condition isn't pristine.
The small computer lab set aside for military students on the Gainesville campus of the University of North Georgia is empty except for two women chatting in the back.
The defense is set to begin its presentation of evidence Monday in the trial of Paul J. Bennett in Hall County Superior Court.
One person died Wednesday in a one-vehicle wreck on Ga. 60/Candler Road near Roy Parks Road in East Hall County.
Brenau University President Ed Schrader stood among the construction of the Brenau Downtown Center as workers continued to place the final touches of a renovation that's been nearly nine months in the making.
Gainesville is looking to plant 180 trees at three U.S. Army Corps of Engineers parks as part of an "environmental stewardship" effort tied to the Clarks Bridge replacement project.
Hall County may save months and millions of dollars to provide sewer to the Ga. 365 corridor by not building a new sewer treatment plant in North Hall.
DAWSONVILLE- Authorities say a single-engine plane on its way to DeKalb-Peachtree Airport in Chamblee lost radar and radio contact Monday night before crashing in a heavily wooded area of Dawson County, killing the pilot.
Classes will continue as normal at Gainesville High School today, though with ramped-up security following a threatening note found Tuesday afternoon.
Lanier Elementary students got a treat Tuesday when about 15 Atlanta Falcons players were on hand at the school's gymnasium for the Atlanta Falcons' physical fitness camp. The players were there to help the students through the various activities and were joined by a group of Chestatee High seniors.
Gainesville City Council members said they had to approve an ordinance Tuesday night allowing guns in city parks.
Hall County School District representatives will meet Thursday with the Georgia School Boards Association to share some of their "innovative promising practices," including many of the programs of choice in the county system.
Now that Lake Lanier is hovering around full pool, Hall County is moving forward on a major culvert repair project in West Hall.
Multiple studies show college students gain weight through their academic career, but two area institutions are working to change that reality for their students.
On Monday, the Northeast Georgia Medical Center presented The Love Light Celebration, a celebration of Love Light donations made throughout the year. The donations support Hospice of NGMC, which provides in-home nursing care for patients with a life-limiting illness. For a minimum donation of $10, a light will be placed on the tree. Donations of $100 or more are designated as "Star" gifts, and donations of $500 or more are "Angel" gifts. Love ...
Gainesville City Council is scheduled to take a final vote to update its law allowing guns in parks at its meeting today.
The city of Gainesville and the Georgia Municipal Association are teaming up for the 55th annual Mayors' Motorcade.