Educators past and present weighed in on the advantages and disadvantages of block scheduling at the Hall County school board meeting on Monday.
Juan Escamilla stopped going to school 22 years ago.
The Newtown Community Land Trust and the Georgia Department of Community Affairs are hosting a Georgia Dream Single Family Development Program event Thursday.
Work is set to begin Wednesday night on resurfacing of Ga. 365 from Ga. 369 to Ga. 52 funded through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act in Hall County.
Water service will be interrupted Wednesday in areas of Gainesville for water main improvements.
Here are a few of the observations and events this week marking Veterans Day, which falls on Wednesday.
JEFFERSON - Sales tax collections may be down, but so far the city's coffers have stayed out of the negative.
The Christmas season officially started Monday for local agencies partnering with the U.S. Marine Corps' Toys for Tots program. More than 150 donation boxes are in place throughout Hall County and await your new, unwrapped toy.
OAKWOOD - The Oakwood City Council voted Monday night to approve a general-fund 2010 budget of $3.285 million.
The IRS has a gift for around 4,000 Georgia taxpayers - undeliverable refund checks.
JEFFERSON - They may not need helmets, jerseys or any ball for their meets, but there is another group of fierce competitors at Jefferson High School.
Former longtime Times editor Bob Campbell died Sunday at his home in his native Asheville, N.C. He was 88.
Veterans and active military personnel can get in free Wednesday, or Veterans Day, at U.S. Army Corps of Engineers recreation areas nationwide.
Veterans groups often do their own thing, focusing on just their work and mission.
Gainesville business owners have come together to raise awareness about a local school that works with special needs children and also to feature local merchants.
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Water conservation measures over the past few years seem to be taking hold in a 15-county metro Atlanta area that includes Hall.
Following record enrollment growth, Piedmont College has added a massive, "badly needed" facility.
A woman who died Aug. 5 in an early morning house fire on Malibu Ridge off Spout Springs Road suffered from "smoke and soot inhalation ...
A fox found near Candler Road tested positive for rabies after its contact with a dog.
It's one thing to legally possess cannabis oil for the treatment of eight approved medical conditions. It's another thing to acquire it in ...
Hall County Fire Services investigators spent Tuesday night and Wednesday trying to discover the cause of a fire destroying a 5,000-square-foot home on Lake ...
Summer's loosening grip and early hints of fall signal several important events: A return to routine, lengthened shadows cast by soaring Southern pines, and ...
Negotiations to sell a prized lot at the Gateway Industrial Centre off Ga. 365 are moving swiftly, with the Gainesville and Hall County Development Authority ...
Rates for the title ad valorem tax added in 2013 will remain at 7 percent through 2018.
Administrators of a Gainesville narcotic treatment program responded Wednesday to concerns that methadone was leaving the door unchecked.
Now that fireworks are legal in Georgia, Hall County is moving to prohibit shooting them off in local parks.
The Newtown Florist Club will meet with local law enforcement Thursday for a community conversation on racial profiling and interactions with police.
A blaze destroyed a large lake home Tuesday night in Hidden Harbor subdivision on Lake Lanier.
Tom Adam knows the lunch line isn't the only place kids get nourishment at school.
The Hall County Library System has been "stonewalled" by federal officials in its effort to launch a passport program.
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