Gainesville residents will soon have recourse if other animals attack their pets after City Council heard a first reading Tuesday on amending its animal control ordinance.
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.
A Clermont home was destroyed by fire overnight Friday but the residents escaped safely.
March could arrive like a lion overnight with a possible wintry mix of precipitation in some Northeast Georgia counties.
Lake Lanier Islands has forged ahead on a lot of resort improvements, such as accommodations and roadwork, but is "behind the times" in one key area: the state of its hotel swimming pool.
Residents and businesses of Hall County with sewer accounts 90 days past due will soon see their names airing on TV 18, the local government channel, in what appears to be an attempt to shame them into paying up.
The Georgia Senate passed a bill Wednesday seeking to curb the mugshot-for-profit publications model in the state.
ATLANTA - High wire walker Nik Wallenda has a date in mind for crossing a nearly 1,000-foot-deep gorge in the northeast Georgia mountains, 45 years after his great-grandfather accomplished the feat.
Authorities have a suspect in a series of area fires Wednesday morning.
Two-hundred ninety daddies and daughters danced on the blond wooden floor Friday night at the Gainesville Civic Center Friday night for the 14th annual Daddy Daughter Dance.
Kya Nicholson wasn't shy about showing off some of her new dance moves.
Championing fiscal responsibility, personal accountability and government transparency, South Hall farmer and businesswoman Kathy Cooper announced Thursday her candidacy for the District 1 seat on the Hall County Board of Commissioners.
HELEN - There's environmental green and dollar green, and both got heavy chatter at Thursday's Lake Lanier Stakeholders meeting.
Gainesville is retiring the Red Rabbit name for its transit line and rolling out new buses with a rebranded design that officials say gives the public transportation service a more modern look.
Residents expressed a wide range of opinions on widening U.S. 129 in North Hall - often depending on how they were affected - at a Thursday night meeting, but comments were commonly followed by "if the road ever gets built."