OAKWOOD - Traveling to see Russell McMurry speak Tuesday morning got a lot easier thanks to just-finished improvements he has overseen the past three years.
Students with a little math and science know-how could earn themselves a free trip to the nation's capital.
Hall County government offices will be closed Friday for a monthly county-mandated furlough day.
A 12-year-old girl was recovered safe and sound Tuesday night after being reported missing from a ballet class on the Brenau University campus.
Local residents can apply for help with their home heating bills from Ninth District Opportunity Inc. beginning Monday.
Centennial Arts Academy is opening its doors to dads and providing them with an opportunity to become a hallway hero.
Some hospitals may be having issues keeping up with the number of people being hospitalized with flu-like symptoms, but locally, administrators say it isn't an issue.
An expansion of Hall Area Transit's Red Rabbit bus service is imminent, but officials with the service want to talk to residents once more about the specifics.
Gainesville resident Ani Pierce thinks it's a good time to be in the alarm business.
BUFORD - A former state environmental chief intimately familiar with the tri-state water wars said Tuesday night that a group of firms - including his own - have volunteered their time toward resolving the longstanding issue.
Congressional leaders from Florida, Georgia and Alabama are scheduled to meet today to discuss what role they will play in a conflict over water rights between the three states.
An early morning fire destroyed a catering business Monday on White Sulfur Road.
Gainesville police have charged four people, including three children, in the Saturday burglary of a Laura Drive home.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers plans to hold a lottery Wednesday morning to determine the order of reviewing requests for Lake Lanier dock permits.
JEFFERSON - Halloween may fall just once a year, but in Jefferson, residents have found a way to create a multi-day celebration.
Authorities said a 62-year-old man has allegedly distributed 2 pounds of illegal narcotics a week in Hall County and three neighboring counties.
Hall County parents who are unsure how to help their children with math homework will soon have a tool to make it easier.
Gov. Nathan Deal has named 33 state education experts, including Hall County Schools Superintendent Will Schofield and columnist Dick Yarbrough, to the state Education Reform Commission.
A Flowery Branch woman was charged Tuesday with first-degree arson and insurance fraud in connection with allegedly setting a fire at her home.
Criticisms are growing as Hall County and area city officials prepare to sign off on an agreement about what projects to fund if voters approve a special purpose local option sales tax in March.
Longtime Georgia Department of Transportation executive Russell McMurry was elected Tuesday to be its new commissioner, effective immediately.
The Gainesville City Board of Education on Tuesday night recognized students for their presentations during the Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration.
Lula City Council has put off a Jan. 28 planning session until Councilwoman Vicky Chambers, who was seriously injured in a Jan. 10 wreck, can participate.
The consultant helping the Gainesville-Hall Metropolitan Planning Organization, the Hall County area's lead transportation planning agency, is set to give an MPO committee a status report this morning on the 2040 plan update.
For an underserved youth, practicing mathematics or reading skills outside the classroom can be difficult.
The Workforce Development Career Coach plans visits within the next week to two sites in Hall County.
After serving his country as a Marine in Korea, Harold G. Black came back to Gainesville and served the community for 32 years.
A Gainesville woman was ejected from her vehicle and killed Tuesday afternoon after a wreck on Sardis Road.
The Hall County Board of Education approved $70,000 Tuesday at its regular meeting for the purchase of classroom calculators.
Gainesville City Council approved three requests Tuesday for tax allocation district funding.