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.
Keisha Morrow had never shot a gun in her life. "I just thought it would be something interesting that I never really thought about doing before," Morrow said. "I'm very nervous, but I'm sure I'll learn a lot." Morrow was one of 19 men and women gathered at the Gainesville Police Department's shooting range Saturday morning taking part in the department's inaugural citizens' pistol safety course. The hands-on live ...
Food and transportation for the elderly hang in the balance as the Gainesville-Hall County Community Service Center faces more federal budget cuts.
Evidence from the state concluded Friday evening in the criminal trial of Paul J. Bennett, who is accused of causing a boating accident that killed two boys in 2012.
A house fire Thursday night on Sky Lake Circle in northwest Hall County was caused by an extension cord shorting out, Hall County Fire Marshal Scott Cagle said.
Sidewalk paving is just the most recent sign of changes occurring at Alta Vista Cemetery in Gainesville.
A Georgia State Patrol trooper driving Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle in an SUV to the Capitol on Wednesday morning struck the rear of a car driven by an Oakwood woman on Interstate 985.
There might be a lot of leftover turkey this year. Some of the relatives may not make it for Thanksgiving.
There's no need to drive to Atlanta or another major city to view dinosaur fossils; the Mesozoic Era is officially here in Hall County.
Three speakers will help close out the college careers of University of North Georgia seniors graduating this December.
Buford High School senior Christana Landress has her marching orders. Landress was chosen to be in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
Fire officials are warning residents not to let food and fun distract them from keeping an eye on the fire hazards that come with cooking the turkey.
A state public health team is set to visit Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville next week, as the hospital moves closer to a trauma care designation.
Before Black Friday, North Georgia might see a White Wednesday.
Country music singer John Berry will be playing next Tuesday at Riverside Military Academy in his annual Christmas concert benefiting local nonprofit Challenged Child and Friends Inc.
The University of North Georgia's Gainesville campus is going through a face-lift, with more than $2 million in total renovations scheduled to be complete in the first part of 2014.
Success has eluded several businesses at the Gainesville location - much like the shifty quarterbacks Donnell Thompson used to face in the NFL.
The Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia has approved a new, four-year communication degree at the University of North Georgia. The university sought expansion of the program in response to the recent sustained increase in demand for writers, animators, cinematographers and media specialists.
Hall County's administrative offices, courts and community centers will be closed Thursday and Friday for the Thanksgiving holiday. County community centers will remain closed through the weekend.
Hundreds of Hall County residents turned out Monday morning to hear from a panel of professionals and members of the U.S. House of Representatives Oversight and Government Reform Committee on how the Affordable Care Act is affecting local doctors, insurance companies, small business owners and families.
If you notice traffic is a little bit lighter today, that's because school is now out of session this week for the Thanksgiving holiday.
On March 19, 1970, Burton's department store held its grand opening on the downtown square in Gainesville. Billed as a store "with a new concept in shopping," the store carried a variety of clothing, both men's and women's, as well as furniture.