Hurricane Gustav's path through Gulf Coast states has done little to affect this area's weather, except for stirring up some clouds and breezes.
A 18-year-old man found Sunday in a body of water at Eagle Ranch, a Christian-based children's home in South Hall, has been identified as Martin Campa of Suwanee.
Fearing another Hurricane Katrina, electricians and friends Aaron Plecenik and David Green decided to leave New Orleans on Friday. Plecenik, accompanied by Lisa James, Green, with Louise West, ended up in Gainesville, where Green lived and worked for nine years before going to New Orleans four years ago.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Jim and Sharon Daniel used to travel from Westminster, S.C., to the Mall of Georgia in Buford for their shopping needs. That is, until Monday.
Public government meetings coming up this week include:
The Georgia State Patrol worked 1,462 wrecks as of Sunday evening, according to the Georgia Department of Public Safety.
There has been a nationwide shortage of nurses for at least two decades. But it's not because nobody wants to be a nurse.
Tropical Storm Fay provided some relief last week to Lake Lanier.
Rhonda Poston-O'Connor may be out as Forsyth County's manager, but at least one commissioner isn't ruling out her return as early as January.
The dense North Georgia woods seem to lend themselves to the kind of mystery that breeds tales of the supernatural.
Members of Aposento Alto Church of God in Gainesville spent Labor Day relaxing at Laurel Park in North Hall and feasting on grilled chicken and steak.
An 18-year-old man drowned Sunday in a creek at Eagle Ranch, a Christian-based children's home in South Hall.
Hall County Fire Services is accepting applications for its upcoming Citizens Fire Academy.
The solid waste/recycling schedule for the city of Gainesville will bealtered because of Monday's Labor Day Holiday. No garbage routes will be run Monday. Instead, Monday customers will be picked up Tuesday; Tuesday customers will be picked up Wednesday. Thursday and Friday routes will not be changed.
Rain from Tropical Storm Fay earlier this week pushed up the level of Lake Lanier by more than 2 feet, but the lake is still lower than it has ever been at this time of year.
Fire officials are warning residents not to let food and fun distract them from keeping an eye on the fire hazards that come with cooking the turkey.
A state public health team is set to visit Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville next week, as the hospital moves closer to a trauma care designation.
Before Black Friday, North Georgia might see a White Wednesday.
Country music singer John Berry will be playing next Tuesday at Riverside Military Academy in his annual Christmas concert benefiting local nonprofit Challenged Child and Friends Inc.
The University of North Georgia's Gainesville campus is going through a face-lift, with more than $2 million in total renovations scheduled to be complete in the first part of 2014.
Success has eluded several businesses at the Gainesville location - much like the shifty quarterbacks Donnell Thompson used to face in the NFL.
The Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia has approved a new, four-year communication degree at the University of North Georgia. The university sought expansion of the program in response to the recent sustained increase in demand for writers, animators, cinematographers and media specialists.
Hall County's administrative offices, courts and community centers will be closed Thursday and Friday for the Thanksgiving holiday. County community centers will remain closed through the weekend.
Hundreds of Hall County residents turned out Monday morning to hear from a panel of professionals and members of the U.S. House of Representatives Oversight and Government Reform Committee on how the Affordable Care Act is affecting local doctors, insurance companies, small business owners and families.
If you notice traffic is a little bit lighter today, that's because school is now out of session this week for the Thanksgiving holiday.
On March 19, 1970, Burton's department store held its grand opening on the downtown square in Gainesville. Billed as a store "with a new concept in shopping," the store carried a variety of clothing, both men's and women's, as well as furniture.
Area residents now can view the final version of Gainesville's Transportation Master Plan, completed after a yearlong study.
Like Gainesville? Try the water.
Baseball player Zach Warwick tries to be an athlete in all aspects of his life. But earlier this year, he realized he was failing nutritionally.
The Oakwood Police Department will soon be sharing quarters with the City Hall and municipal court, City Manager Stan Brown said.