Tommy Lee of Clermont, a retired truck driver, won a $150,000 top prize in the Georgia Lottery instant game Giant Jumbo Bucks.
Five family members were left homeless Tuesday when a fire ripped through their house on Pete's Drive in North Hall.
A section of Ga. 347 has partially opened to South Hall County motorists.
Gainesville City Council voted 4-1 Tuesday to approve an amendment to the alcoholic beverage ordinance that will allow Growlers on Main, a Flowery Branch establishment that serves draft beer to go, to open a new location in the downtown square.
Oakwood police are searching for a short man "who walks like a penguin," who is suspected in an antiques shop burglary.
Neither rain nor fire can keep Shenanigans Irish Restaurant & Pub from celebrating St. Patrick's Day.
Boy Scouts make a pledge "to help other people at all times." It's a trait Scouts honor when others exemplify the value as well.
With a little technological know-how, Georgia residents and visitors now can electronically find the state parks that match their recreation interests.
Gainesville City Council will hear a proposed amendment to the alcoholic beverage ordinance when it meets today for a regularly scheduled session.
A bill that would have established a mediation process for dealing with Gainesville's next round of "island" annexations appears to be dead in the Georgia General Assembly.
Authorities are investigating what appears to be the murder-suicide of an East Hall couple.
A land transfer between Gainesville City Schools and Gainesville Parks & Recreation isn't final - yet.
An inmate at the Hall County Jail is dead in what appears to be a suicide, according to the Hall County Sheriff's Office.
"For sale" signs at a property overlooking one of Gainesville's busiest intersections have more than caught the city's attention.
Two brothers, Jake Prince, 9, and Griffin Prince, 13, who were killed in a 2012 boat wreck were remembered Tuesday at a Victims' Rights Week event in Kenyon Plaza outside the Hall County Courthouse in Gainesville.
With spring's arrival comes road work.
The Gainesville Planning and Appeals Board voted 3-2 Tuesday to recommend approving development of a 94,000-square-foot, 90-unit apartment complex on a 2.2-acre site off Queen City Parkway at Banks Street, across from the city's Public Safety Complex.
Volunteers will hit several areas of Hall County on Saturday as part of the Great American Cleanup, the nation's largest community improvement program.
Power was restored by 8 p.m. Tuesday to thousands of customers who were left without power when a car collided with a power pole, according to Jackson EMC.
The Georgia Department of Labor will help Magnolia Windows and Doors fill a number of manufacturing jobs from 2-5 p.m. April 17 at 1000 Pyratich Drive in Baldwin.
Almost 3.5 inches of rain was recorded Monday at the National Weather Service's station at Lee Gilmer Memorial Airport in Gainesville.
Gainesville City Council will meet Thursday morning to hear the last of the departmental budget presentations for the coming 2015 fiscal year.
Averi Smith's motto was "No tears, all smiles."
Nicolas Holbert rode Chaco around the stable enclosure, circle after circle, as physical therapy students held onto him on each side to keep his head stable.
The smell of dinner rolls wafting over Oakwood is about to grow stronger as King's Hawaiian plans to expand its production facilities and hire 450 new employees over the next two years.
ATLANTA - Gov. Nathan Deal reported $3.9 million in cash for his re-election bid on Monday, after raising about $84,000 in 11 days after the legislative session ended.
Ben Jackson readily admits he got off to the wrong start.
Gainesville poultry icon Abit Massey and his family are being honored Friday as the University of Georgia's 2014 Alumni Family of the Year.
Students inside the Hall County School District who want to transfer to another county school can apply now through April 22.