A day after he rescued a drowning owl on Lake Lanier, a South Forsyth boater was still marveling over the unusual encounter.
For Michelle Piñonez, it was only natural for her to complete a project on Whitney Houston.
The best time to impact lives and boost education? Before a child reaches the age of 5.
After hearing residents' concerns about the potential impact on traffic and local schools, the Hall County Planning Commission unanimously recommended to deny the application of developer KHTW to rezone a property in Flowery Branch to allow for a mixed-use development.
A groundwater well project that could serve Lake Lanier Islands resort in South Hall County appears to be mired in property acquisition.
In helping her students prepare for their upcoming spring play "The Ash Girl," East Hall High School theater teacher Annie Brevard dreams of having more room to move around.
Gainesville City Council will consider amending an animal control ordinance tonight to clarify what constitutes a "dangerous" or "potentially dangerous" animal.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Incumbents and challengers in the Hall County Board of Education's South Hall and at-large races briefly touted themselves for election during a Monday night meeting of the South Hall Republican Club.
Gainesville City Schools students officially have a full school year, while teachers are back to a complete 190-day contract.
Sam Chapman will run for re-election to the Post 1 seat of the Hall County Board of Education.
After hearing residents' concerns about the potential impact on traffic and local schools, the Hall County Planning Commission unanimously denied the application of developer KHTW to rezone a property in Flowery Branch to allow for a mixed-use development.
Paul Godfrey plans to challenge Bill Thompson for the at-large position on the Hall County Board of Education this election year.
Hall County students may be in school on Presidents' Day, Feb. 17.
Police on Monday identified the victim of a Friday evening wreck as Yaqueline Ibarra, 21, of Gainesville.
The city of Gainesville is bracing for potential litigation after a new TitleMax was refused a certificate of occupancy and barred from opening for business.
Local personal care home Summer's Landing at Limestone held Olympics this week at its Windward Lane facility.
Attorneys for a man accused of malice murder in the death of a young child have filed a motion in Hall County Superior Court saying the charges violate their client's right to not be subject to double jeopardy.
Chestatee High School senior Dennis Head already has a clear plan for the next eight years of his life.
As a double-decker tour bus pulled up to the Senior Life Center in Gainesville at dawn Wednesday, the promise of a trip to the state Capitol in Atlanta and an opportunity to address lawmakers energized two dozen senior citizens who were gathering.
The temperature was cool outside, but it was hot, hot, hot inside Wednesday evening at the University of North Georgia men's basketball game.
A Gainesville man was acquitted Tuesday by a Hall County jury in a misdemeanor theft by shoplifting case.
A monthlong series of events will start Saturday to help the Lake Lanier Islands resort fill about 500 seasonal positions.
A Braselton man has been arrested in connection with a Dec. 31 robbery at the Ingles pharmacy in Flowery Branch.
What does it take to be a STAR student? Intelligence, tenacity, persistence, grit and a stick-to-it-iveness that will get them through the four years of high school being at the top of their game academically.
Gainesville will implement a zero-tolerance drug-testing policy beginning Saturday for public safety workers, with termination of employment the penalty for a single failed test.
In a 5-4 decision, the Supreme Court last year gave states the authority to collect DNA before suspects are convicted, and Georgia may do so.
Speakers from the public, private and institutional sectors at Tuesday's Career Success Day used different methods to share their messages.
A fire at a home in the 700 block of Kenwood Drive in Gainesville damaged a home, but the residents got out without injury, officials said.
Construction crews have poured the first of 12 concrete caissons that will support the new Clarks Bridge on Ga. 284/Clarks Bridge Road at Lake Lanier.