As the city of Jefferson grows and changes to keep up with modern times, city officials want to make sure that the area doesn't lose its historic charm.
Shad Ireland hasn't let a little thing like kidney failure get in his way.
Khaled Hosseini, author of "The Kite Runner" and "A Thousand Splendid Suns," will be speaking at 7:15 p.m. Thursday at Brenau University. Following the lecture, Hosseini will hold a book signing in the Sellers Gallery in the Simmons Visual Arts Center.
With the official support of the Sardis Elementary School community, the school is now one step closer to becoming a charter school in the 2009-10 school year.
Oakwood City Council gave its final OK Monday to a tax rate supporting the 2009 budget.
As Gainesville residents mull over their plan to pay the property tax bills sitting on the dining room table, the Gainesville school system is waiting patiently to collect on its new increased tax rate.
Rep. Nathan Deal is set to speak on the condition of the government at 7:30 p.m. today at Gainesville Masonic Lodge located at 621 Lakeshore Drive.
The FBI and the U.S. Attorney's Office in Atlanta has taken the lead in the ongoing investigation of an alleged fraud scheme involving a Gainesville business.
Charter Communications subscribers will be without TV, Internet and phone service until around noon, said a Charter representative.
It has been 63 years since the end of the largest conflict in world history, and those who fought in it are, and will forever be known as, The Greatest Generation.
It took Robert Hodges eight years to find Wendell Spell and get back the $17,000 he was owed.
Hall County educators are slashing the school system's budget now to be "better safe than sorry" as the state and national budget pictures continue to darken.
Editor's note: State Rep. Doug Collins, R-Gainesville, currently is in Iraq as a U.S. Air Force Reserve chaplain. He began his service in September. He is reporting weekly on the activities at his location.
The Flowery Branch City Council voted Monday to negotiate buying back sewer and water tap fees from a company that, because of the stalled housing market, has put off plans for a townhome development.
Cash on the barrel head.
Now that Lake Lanier is hovering around full pool, Hall County is moving forward on a major culvert repair project in West Hall.
Multiple studies show college students gain weight through their academic career, but two area institutions are working to change that reality for their students.
On Monday, the Northeast Georgia Medical Center presented The Love Light Celebration, a celebration of Love Light donations made throughout the year. The donations support Hospice of NGMC, which provides in-home nursing care for patients with a life-limiting illness. For a minimum donation of $10, a light will be placed on the tree. Donations of $100 or more are designated as "Star" gifts, and donations of $500 or more are "Angel" gifts. Love ...
Gainesville City Council is scheduled to take a final vote to update its law allowing guns in parks at its meeting today.
The city of Gainesville and the Georgia Municipal Association are teaming up for the 55th annual Mayors' Motorcade.
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.