The Gainesville Planning and Appeals Board is scheduled today to hear three requests to vary setback requirements and one request for annexation.
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.
"Go Big Red!"
The regional youth detention center in Gwinnett County is closing in June, with some offenders set to transfer to the Gainesville RYDC, the Department of Juvenile Justice announced Thursday evening.
A fire Tuesday evening damaged a home on Etta Vesta Circle in Gainesville, authorities said.
Two male juveniles were arrested Wednesday in connection with a threatening note found in a Gainesville High School boys restroom.
DAWSONVILLE - An Atlanta surgeon was killed in Monday night's plane crash in Dawson County.
Construction is continuing on schedule for Hall County's two new fire stations, though the recent rainy weather is slowing things down just a tad.
Immigration attorneys are welcoming the shuttering of a Gainesville immigration detention center, owned by the city and operated by the Corrections Corp. of America.
Gainesville police offered a few more details into the search and chase of a Murrayville man who was found in the woods with a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head on Nov. 19.
Middle and high school girls heard a special presentation Wednesday about the importance of self-respect and setting goals.
Brenau University students got a chance to ease the stress of final exams week on Wednesday and play with puppies. The Hall County Animal Shelter brought some pups to the campus for students to visit with and forget about grades for a moment.
Special Olympics Georgia is looking for hundreds of volunteers to help with an event in Hall County next fall.
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.