A group of students at North Georgia College & State University will spend a month on campus, walking, talking, living and breathing Chinese - or Arabic, Russian or Spanish, as the case may be.
It's one thing to read about something in a textbook, but it's quite another to hear firsthand accounts from people who have lived it.
When it comes down to the Criterion-Referenced Competency Test, one week of testing can define an entire year for a school.
Every morning, people line up to give drug-screen samples inside a nondescript building a block from the sheriff's office on Main Street.
Gainesville officials are holding off on a discussion of next year's budget for its trash collection service until they gather more information about its future.
Gainesville officials are making sure they're getting all the taxes they are owed - at least, all the alcoholic beverage and hotel/motel taxes.
All Stephanie Moore wanted was a paperclip.
Gainesville officials say they plan to explore private trash collection for residents in the next few months.
For those hoping to travel soon to Europe, everything is up in the air - quite literally.
A Lula man was flown to an Atlanta hospital Monday night after he was struck while riding a four-wheeler.
Bimbo Brewer is one of the first people who crime victims and witnesses turn to when they ask "why?"
They may not be on the payroll, but Northeast Georgia Medical Center's volunteers play an important role at the hospital.
At the county's final budget hearing Tuesday, officials discussed ways for Hall County Fire and EMS to save money in the future - including consolidating the department with Gainesville's.
Lt. Brian Kelly, a former investigations commander and 14-year veteran of the Gainesville Police Department, will be the department's next chief of police, City Manager Kip Padgett announced Tuesday.
A car wash on the corner of E.E. Butler and Jesse Jewell parkways is expected to come down tomorrow, following a decision by the Gainesville City Council.
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A local couple that has supported more than 30 nonprofit organizations throughout the years has been named the North Georgia Community Foundation's 2015 Philanthropists ...
Inventory is short and competition is fierce for affordable rental housing in Hall County's urban cores, according to local real estate professionals.
A bit of a snafu in design plans for the Lights Ferry connector project actually ended up bringing some good luck to both Flowery Branch ...
A group of area pilots is still pushing to get the Army Corps of Engineers' permission to land their seaplanes on Lake Lanier.
Steel bars stretch upward into the sky and set the framework for the new Hall County Sheriff's Headquarters.
Dianna and Cher Singleton of Flowery Branch married in 2012. Now, that union is recognized in Georgia.
Instead of his usual yard work, retired Juvenile Court Judge Cliff Jolliff walked inside The Little House on Washington Street in Gainesville a month ago ...
Each year, students with behavioral or psychological disabilities are sent from local public schools to the Futures Program.
Punctuated by the snip-snip-snip of scissors, the dialogue between Pauline Skinner and Stylarama "operator" Sherry Armstrong touches on most every subject.
Women all over the country buy and sell breast milk, but may not realize the inherent risks of doing so.
With the nation mourning the loss of four Marines and one Navy officer who lost their lives in the attack on two military centers in ...
Area residents are skeptical about progress but eager to see completion of the Appalachian Parkway - formerly known as the Cleveland Bypass.
Anthony Hughes of Carrollton is dead serious about buccaneer life, from the bandanna tied around his head to the black Cavalier boots on his feet.
Gainesville High School's junior ROTC will host a vigil Saturday for the four Marines killed in Chattanooga, Tenn.
Students at Sage Academy in Gainesville work at their own pace, eat lunch on the downtown square and often share a classroom with a few ...
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