Testimony concluded Tuesday in the trial of Paul J. Bennett, a boater accused in the deaths of two Buford boys on Lake Lanier.
Northeast Georgians will awake to the first hard freeze of the season Wednesday morning. The National Weather Service predicts temperatures to drop into the mid-20s overnight. A freeze warning is in effect from 1 a.m. until 10 a.m. Wednesday. Prior to that, a wind advisory is in effect today until 1 a.m. Temperatures are expected to reach the mid-50s but drop throughout the day and into the night. Wednesday's highs will be in the upper ...
Residents in East Hall County were displaced by an overnight fire that destroyed their mobile home.
Red, white and blue lined the field behind Sardis Enrichment School on Monday, as students waved American flags and applauded as servicemen and servicewomen walked by them.
A retired Marine encouraged veterans Monday to "find opportunities" in their communities, places of worship and other organizations to continue to serve.
A stone's throw from the Gainesville Fire Department's headquarters on Queen City Parkway, family members rummaged Monday through the burned contents of their home.
Betty Toney was busy helping a co-worker with a problem when her manager asked her to stop what she was doing.
Nine Hall County residents made their plea for the county to adopt an anti-tethering law Monday at the Hall County Board of Commissioners work session.
The Gainesville Planning and Appeals Board is scheduled today to hear three requests to vary setback requirements and one request for annexation.
Oakwood City Council voted Monday to approve its 2014 spending plan.
Amy Lynn Harris described a "pitch black night" on Lake Lanier on Monday in Hall County Superior Court. The water was otherwise calm, she said, until a fatal boating collision created chaos.
Three Hall County schools have been placed on the state's list of 2013 alert schools. Alert schools are public schools that demonstrate poor numbers in one or more subgroups and include non-Title I schools. Lanier Charter Career Academy, White Sulphur Elementary School and Oakwood Elementary School are on the list, scheduled to be released today by the Georgia Department of Education. "We monitor our schools, so ... we had an inclination that we would have ...
The men swap stories over biscuits and eggs every week, keeping alive friendships that go back decades, to more somber days in Vietnam.
Three area governments are seeking state grants to help pay for $2.8 million in road projects - one in Gainesville and two in South Hall County.
Schools, colleges and prospective educators are looking ahead to potential changes in Georgia teacher certification.
Authorities have confirmed at least one person is dead following a plane crash in Dawson County near Auraria Road off Ga. 400.
The Hall County Planning Commission approved a large planned development Monday for the Ga. 365 corridor that concerned the panel last month.
A better way to distribute tax dollars is at the top of the Gainesville City Schools wish list for the upcoming state legislative session.
The city of Gainesville may lose millions of dollars it was expecting to generate from the downtown jail it bought last year after Corrections Corp. of America announced Monday it was pulling out.
Gainesville City Council is working to update its law on guns in parks to comply with a 2010 state law allowing the carrying of a firearm as long as the person has a valid carry license.
Many people cite the pitfalls of jostling crowds as one reason to forgo a line at the door in favor of the Internet when shopping for deals after Thanksgiving.
At this time one year ago, Lake Lanier was draining fast, full pool a long-ago memory.
An expected change to the way the state funds public libraries could mean less money overall for the Hall County Library System.
Oakwood property tax bills are set to go in the mail today.
Hall County government is planning a $2.7 million rebuilding of McEver Road from Flat Creek Road in Oakwood to Ga. 347/Lanier Islands Parkway in Buford.
Thanksgiving travel was relatively quiet in Hall County, marred only by a one-vehicle wreck in East Hall.
A Baldwin man was killed in a single-vehicle accident Saturday at Joe Chandler Road and Hawkins Road in East Hall County, the Georgia State Patrol reported.
Clermont residents showed Saturday night they are ready to greet the holiday season as the city held its fourth annual parade and tree lighting ceremony at Town Hall Park.
When Gem Jewelry Co. owner Marvin Orenstein died last December, his daughters said they were unsure of the business's future, prompting many to wonder who might carry on the tradition of gifting football players at every high school in the county with a shiny new timepiece.
When Kay Lord accidently flipped her car over, it ended up saving her life.