Local employers and their insured employees are not likely to be affected by Monday's Supreme Court decision on contraception coverage because most employers already provide contraception and other preventive care under their existing insurance plans.
The Gainesville City Council will approve board members for the new Convention and Visitors Bureau when it meets tonight.
Gas prices have crept up just in time for July Fourth festivities and travel, with prices the highest they've been since 2008.
The future of a downtown Flowery Branch home is in flux while city officials decide how to proceed.
A grandmother has been charged with kidnapping after Hall County Sheriff's officials say she took her three grandchildren Sunday.
Five Georgians were injured - two seriously - in a wreck Monday afternoon on Candler Highway at Bolman Road.
A Gainesville man and woman along with three children were killed in a two-vehicle crash late Monday morning on Athens Highway at Oak Grove Road, according to Georgia State Patrol officials.
Have voter identification laws helped stamp out fraud and other polling irregularities, or were there never such problems to begin with?
A 100-bed hospital rising from the ground next door to his neighborhood has Carroll Humphries excited, but the Village at Deaton Creek resident also views the development and others to come off the new Ga. 347 in South Hall County as a "mixed blessing."
The Chattahoochee Park pavilion has a colorful history, but its present-day operations have been lively as well.
Four Hall County charter schools may not have their charters renewed due to confusion over state law governing control of charter school budgets.
The Georgia Department of Education is launching its redesigned website today.
Green Street's old gas station, Lee's Pure Oil Service Station, is approaching the finishing touches of its renovation, the Oxley Group consulting firm said Friday.
An Alto man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison without parole following a conviction of aggravated child molestation, among other charges.
State revenues are increasing this year over last, but economic hiccups remain and local governments have yet to see the payoff.
Gainesville residents are trying to find ways of keeping cool in the summer heat that won't empty their wallets.
Demolition of the Lanier Plaza shopping center on Thompson Bridge Road is underway.
All three occupants involved in a two-vehicle crash in Lula on Tuesday came away from the collision without life-threatening injuries, Georgia State Patrol Trooper Jonathan S. Munger said Wednesday.
David Perdue and U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston, R-Savannah, each rolled through Hall County on Wednesday, hoping to turn out the vote in the July 22 runoff.
Scores released Wednesday show math remains a struggle for students locally and statewide.
TEXARKANA, Texas - A former Flowery Branch resident who had minor acting roles in film and television was sentenced to 18 years in prison Wednesday for sending ricin-laced letters to President Barack Obama and former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg.
A visit from artist Carol Christie was the highlight Wednesday of the summer art camp, "Art As Science, Science As Art," at the Quinlan Visual Arts Center in Gainesville. Each student took a turn at the large canvas, applying paint with many different brushes or sometimes, no brush at all. During the project, students were able to apply knowledge learned during the camp such as mixing colors and using various objects to scratch, smear and remove paint, as well as applying paint using traditional brushes.
Rather than let a newly completed bicycle-pedestrian plan collect dust, area officials agreed Wednesday to form a committee that would talk about possibly kick-starting "some early-action" projects.
A new law makes not moving over to another lane when there's faster traffic behind you an offense for which you could get a ticket.
My Monday swim lesson was enough for me to never again want to get into the pool at the Frances Meadows Aquatic Center.
The new Georgia Poultry Laboratory Network headquarters in North Hall County now appears headed for completion in midfall.
Georgia Juvenile Court Judge Peggy H. Walker was sworn in Tuesday as president of the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges at its 77th annual conference in Chicago, Ill.