Gov. Nathan Deal was sworn in for a second term Monday inside the state Capitol in Atlanta with the promise of "a new term, a new vision, a new mandate," and said he would spend the next four years committed to criminal justice and educational reforms.
Harming or threatening violence against on-duty health care workers should be declared a felony, a Georgia legislative panel recommends in a nine-page report.
As a cost-saving measure, Oakwood City Council decided Monday night to hold a special election to replace former Councilman Ron McFarland at the same time as three regularly scheduled elections this year.
Hall County Sheriff's Office investigators are ruling the December death of a Gainesville man killed by a train in Oakwood as a suicide, authorities said.
A rabies alert has been issued after two people had contact with a rabid cat in the 5th Street area of Lula in East Hall County.
Gainesville police have identified the victim in Saturday's homicide at Sun Suites extended stay hotel.
With a new Congress taking office last week, former U.S. Rep. Paul Broun, R-Ga., left Washington without having to answer charges that he misused government money to help his failed Senate candidacy.
His gait might be slower these days, walking to his office with the help of a wooden cane.
Widely seen as charismatic, a motivator and high-energy, state Sen. Butch Miller, R-Gainesville has essentially become Gov. Nathan Deal's legislative spokesman for 2015.
Richard Woods, state superintendent-elect, met with members of the media Friday at the Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education's annual media symposium.
When you see antlers, it's time to stop.
Authorities are looking for a Gainesville man connected to a homicide at the Sun Suites Extended Stay Hotel on Ga. 369/Jesse Jewell Parkway.
The Hall County Board of Education failed to disclose an apparent conflict of interest for one of its members last month when it approved the purchase of land for the World Language Academy campus on Winder Highway in Flowery Branch, and agreed on a price about three times the county's assessed value on the property.
The first wave of physician offices will open today at Medical Plaza B, but emergency, inpatient and other services in the adjoining Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton will be on hold until at least April.
For an underserved youth, practicing mathematics or reading skills outside the classroom can be difficult.
The Workforce Development Career Coach plans visits within the next week to two sites in Hall County.
After serving his country as a Marine in Korea, Harold G. Black came back to Gainesville and served the community for 32 years.
A Gainesville woman was ejected from her vehicle and killed Tuesday afternoon after a wreck on Sardis Road.
The Hall County Board of Education approved $70,000 Tuesday at its regular meeting for the purchase of classroom calculators.
Gainesville City Council approved three requests Tuesday for tax allocation district funding.
Legacy Link celebrated its grand opening Tuesday in Oakwood with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and tours of the building, which offers more space than its predecessor in Gainesville.
Lanier Islands is hoping to draw a second hotel to the South Hall County resort within 18 months, sales director Mike DiLeone said Tuesday.
'I go to the movie and I go downtown
The Hall County Board of Commissioners will consider a resolution this week to formally approve a special purpose local option sales tax voter referendum.
It was the usual Monday morning drive to work on Jan. 12 for Alice Brock down Leach Road, when something caught her eye that made her turn around.
Ticket sales have begun for one of the Cumming-Forsyth County Chamber of Commerce's most popular annual events.
The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. made a call for justice that can be heard across generations.
Jonathan Cochran had planned last Friday night over the last few months.