Dogs from Hall County will be getting new homes up North. Forty-four of them left the Hall County Animal Shelter on Thursday for an adoption event in New York. The dogs were being taken to the "Best Friends Pet Super Adoption" event in White Plains, N.Y., as part of the Hall County Animal Shelter's Transport Program. The program transports homeless animals in Hall County to areas of the country where there is a shortage of ...
A positive rabies alert has been issued for the Poplar Springs Road area of South Hall County.
Two Johnson High School students have been arrested in connection with false reports of a crime.
A suspect is still at large following an armed robbery in the early morning hours of Thursday.
Oakwood is edging toward a sewer project that would mainly serve an apartment complex where a septic drain field has been failing for years.
A 35-year-old man was indicted Tuesday on child molestation and rape charges by a Hall County grand jury.
Six decades ago, 9-year-old Charles Alphin grabbed his bicycle and pedaled to the north side of St. Louis to cool off in a public swimming pool.
Area residents received an educational treat about healthy cooking and preventing and living with diabetes.
Two separate but similar incidents in Hall County schools over the past couple of weeks have emphasized the importance of knowing what to do when a person is choking.
A jury will reconvene this morning to continue deliberating in the trial of Paul J. Bennett, a boater accused in the deaths of two Buford boys on Lake Lanier.
About a half-dozen city and Hall County leaders met Wednesday to continue developing a plan to better connect communities through a web of multiuse trails.
A Georgia Water Coalition report released Wednesday criticized Hall County's planned Glades Reservoir and local poultry plants for endangering Georgia water and polluting the environment.
The Gainesville Planning and Appeals Board on Tuesday evening approved a partial variance request by Georgia Truss LLC.
A Gillsville man has won a $15,000 prize from a Georgia Lottery second-chance promotion. David McCue, 52, was selected as a winner in the Georgia Lottery's $1 & $2 Play It Again Second Chance Promotion. As a monthly grand prize winner in the promotion, McCue won a chance to select one envelope from 20, with prizes ranging from $5,000 to $100,000. The envelope McCue chose contained a $15,000 prize. "I am very much so excited," ...
Military Times magazine has placed the University of North Georgia on its 2014 "Best for Vets" list, ranking the school No. 21 out of more than 600 across the country.
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.
Area residents now can view the final version of Gainesville's Transportation Master Plan, completed after a yearlong study.
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Baseball player Zach Warwick tries to be an athlete in all aspects of his life. But earlier this year, he realized he was failing nutritionally.
The Oakwood Police Department will soon be sharing quarters with the City Hall and municipal court, City Manager Stan Brown said.
U.S. Senate and House of Representatives conferees have started work on the final version of a water authorization bill that states governors, not Congress, should negotiate interstate water disputes.