Hall County is saving about $13,000 after officials changed their minds on a contract for concrete blocks to be used in construction of the new correctional institute.
A life jacket giveaway by Hall County Fire Services that was set for 1 p.m. Friday at Bolding Mill Park was postponed due to weather.
School supply giveaways are set for today and Sunday ahead of the start of school Thursday for Gainesville students and Friday for Hall County students.
No threat was found from a suspicious device responsible for the closure Friday morning of a South Hall County road.
Tax-free weekend is here and parents looking to save money on electronics, clothes and school supplies are hitting stores to get their kids ready for school.
After more than a year of planning and renovation, the seniors of the Tower Heights community have their new community service center.
The future of the Lake Lanier Olympic Venue might be written in this week's USA Canoe/Kayak Sprint National Championships.
Hall County has denied allegations lodged by resident Don Stroud in a lawsuit seeking compensation for damage to his property.
Gwinnett County authorities are looking for help identifying a man who died Friday after suffering a heart attack earlier in the week.
A life jacket giveaway by Hall County Fire Services that was set for 1 p.m. today at Bolding Mill Park has been postponed due to weather.
No threat was found from a suspicious device responsible for the closure of a South Hall road this morning.
A car towed a trailer across Boling Bridge as a helicopter hovered on the other side of the green beams filming the action for the upcoming movie "Goosebumps," based on the R.L. Stine youth fiction series and featuring Jack Black.
Myers Elementary teacher Tiffany Johnston has a new perspective on the decadeslong water-sharing conflict between Georgia, Florida and Alabama, often referred to as "water wars."
About 60 parents and children waited in line Thursday for free bookbags and school supplies at the office of Harrison Square Apartments.
Jamie Louise Longstreet Paterson, a Gainesville native and granddaughter of Confederate Gen. James Longstreet, died on Aug. 5.
Change was the overarching theme at a Tuesday forum on health care law at Brenau University's downtown center in Gainesville.
Hall County officials are still jabbing at Gainesville's decision to annex unincorporated "islands" last year, asking the city for an update on its plans with regard to additional properties.
Two Hall County schools are on the state's radar as a result of a lack of progress in student achievement over a three-year period.
The Gainesville Planning and Appeals Board tabled a request Tuesday from Medical Arts Properties, a local real estate firm, to have the city abandon a portion of Broad Street between Prior and Spring streets.
NEW YORK - Lauren Bacall, the slinky, sultry-voiced actress who created on-screen magic with Humphrey Bogart in "To Have and Have Not" and "The Big Sleep" and off-screen magic in one of Hollywood's most storied marriages, died Tuesday at age 89.
Funding for Ga. 347/Lanier Islands Parkway improvements between McEver Road and Lake Lanier Islands hit a bump Tuesday, when a roads planning group decided to hold off assigning money for the project.
A ruling by the Civil Services Board to reinstate two Hall County Sheriff's Office deputies who were fired after an inmate escaped must be voted on again.
Eleven Central American refugee students have enrolled at Chicopee Woods Elementary, with another five expected to enroll soon.
Lawlessness stemming from rising drug trafficking and violent gang attacks has resulted in thousands of unaccompanied children crossing the U.S. border from Central America in recent months, seeking refuge.
The Hall-Dawson CASA program will have an informational meeting today, and its training will officially begin Aug. 26.
A diverse group of businesses was disciplined Thursday by the Forsyth County Board of Commissioners for underage alcohol sales.
The Hall County Board of Commissioners will meet Thursday to approve a $2.8 million project budget for Cherokee Bluffs Park.
Lula is playing leapfrog as it prepares to open bids on the third phase of an effort to spruce up downtown.