Jackie Bertrim has slept with a knife under her pillow, afraid another homeless person living under the bridge would assault her.
Gov. Nathan Deal has announced his intention to extend the $25,000 bidding threshold for state contracts, which expires in June.
A divisive proposal to put a marina at Bolding Mill Park in northwest Hall County is at a legal standstill.
Two people in Flowery Branch were arrested Thursday on drug charges after a package from the Netherlands was tracked to their residence and found to contain pills, police said.
When U.S. Army Col. Lewis "Jack" Peevy died in January, he made sure his legacy would support cadets at the University of North Georgia for years to come.
Racing enthusiasts from around the world are in Braselton this weekend for Petit Le Mans.
A crime ring with roots in Forsyth County has drawn the attention of federal authorities.
A rabies alert has been issued for the Marsh Creek Court area of South Hall County after a rabid skunk came in contact with a dog.
A rezoning proposal to bring an industrial business park to South Hall County has stirred the ire of nearby homeowners.
Everything from clothing and purses to televisions and couches are on sale Saturday at the Gainesville Civic Center, and all sale proceeds will benefit area nonprofits and civic endeavors.
Hall County officials met with representatives of ADP, the nation's largest payroll services provider, last week for informal talks about how the company might improve the way checks are processed and cut for some 1,600 county workers.
Michael Callahan and Jody Cooley, co-chairmen of the 23rd annual Medical Center Open Golf Tournament, announced Thursday at the 19th Hole Reception at Chicopee Woods Golf Course in Gainesville that the tournament raised $250,008, a new record for the Open. The Medical Center Foundation Board of Trustees selected Center Point as the beneficiary of this yera's Open with tournament proceeds going to support Center Point's expansion into South Hall County. The Medical Center Open's top prize, the Woody Stewart Trophy, was awarded to Kevin Smith, Michael Reynolds, Justin Smith and Timothy Ledford with the low gross ...
The Special Olympics will be held Oct. 10-12 in Hall County, and volunteers are needed to assist with the events.
Motorists in downtown Gainesville around suppertime today can expect delays because of street closings for the Gainesville High School homecoming parade.
The controversial annexation and rezoning requests of a large portion of land in South Hall County has been approved by the Flowery Branch City Council.
Societies are best remembered for what they built, and Thursday some of North Georgia's top builders were recognized for their work.
Local government officials are sounding the alarm on Hall County's aging emergency 911 systems.
Officers seized $400,000 in heroin and three firearms Wednesday after searching a Lula home.
Lakeview Academy Headmaster John Kennedy kissed Purdy the Tamworth pig Wednesday at the Gainesville school as a reward for first- through fifth-grade students, who exceeded their goal in the Scholastic Reading Counts challenge.
Lindsey Shubert dialed the numbers.
Crystal Roughton hitchhiked to get to the Hall County Courthouse on time. After her newborn was taken at the hospital, Roughton had to get her baby back.
Legal representatives for the maker of the the firetruck involved in a July 22 Hall County training incident have begun discussions with County Attorney Bill Blalock.
A Gainesville man previously indicted on a kidnapping charge has been indicted on charges of kicking two correctional officers in a later incident.
There are no words to describe the loss of a child.
A Norcross consultant helping to develop a long-range transportation plan for Gainesville-Hall County has ranked the widening of Ga. 211/Old Winder Highway in South Hall as the area's No. 1 priority.
Local high school students took a break from the books Wednesday during a career success day to learn how to be successful in the world of work.
Many people may underestimate their ability to save their neighbors with a single call.
The World Trade Organization has ruled against India in its yearslong ban on U.S. poultry imports, including meat and eggs, a first step toward reopening access to the subcontinent's lucrative market.
A Roswell man who had worked to create a self-taxing district along Ga. 347/Lanier Islands Parkway in South Hall County has died.