Chuck Westfall was named postmaster of Clermont, effective Aug. 29.
A skunk found in the Pea Ridge area of North Hall has tested positive for rabies, according to Gainesville-Hall County Animal Control.
Travel officials predict that Georgia's roads will be clogged with Labor Day holiday travelers, and area law enforcement agencies are preparing to handle the extra traffic.
A cramped South Hall trailer where three young children lived with their parents also was home to a toxic methamphetamine lab, a jury determined Thursday.
Georgia Power President Mike Garrett, directing the state's efforts to settle a water dispute with Alabama and Florida, said Thursday he was "guardingly optimistic that we can do a deal with Alabama."
Juan Christiansen is the dedicated fan for the parents who can't be.
DAWSONVILLE - Dawson County voters may have to travel farther next year to cast votes during elections.
After nobody qualified for the Post 2 council seat in Gillsville, Mayor Larry Poole said the council will appoint someone to fill the seat in January.
Alumni and friends of Fair Street and E.E. Butler high schools are wrapping up their 10th biennial reunion with a weekend full of events.
The Hall County Board of Commissioners is looking over the county's official code of ordinances after local farmers expressed concerns over new fencing regulations.
Concerns over spread of the H1N1 flu virus have area school officials keeping a close eye out for any outbreaks and planning how to react if and when there are.
By the end of the three-day qualifying period Wednesday, nobody had entered the race for the Post 2 seat on the Gillsville City Council.
For all parents hoping their little ones grow up to be doctors, you'll be glad to know some middle schools are helping kids get a head start in the medical field.
HOSCHTON - The Hoschton City Council held a called meeting Tuesday to discuss ways to deal with the projected $77,000 in debt the city has incurred.
Some district attorneys in Georgia don't want defendants awaiting death penalty trials to get visits in jail from convicted murderers.
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Gainesville City Schools are still mourning the loss of one of their most notable and best-loved Red Elephants.
Work is about halfway done on a $1 million restoration of Flat Creek as it flows through an industrial section of Gainesville.
Hall County's emergency 911 systems will soon get some long-awaited improvements, beginning with upgrades to the main phone network.
An armed robbery victim suffered a minor stab wound to the arm when he was approached by a group that stole his car, police said ...
A Fieldale Farms employee died of "low-voltage electrocution," according to Hall County Coroner Marion Merck's office, where an autopsy was performed.
The Hall County School District will provide First Amendment training to its staff and its insurance carrier is negotiating the payment of legal fees to ...
The role of deputy chief at the Gainesville Police Department will soon be filled once again.
A Hall County Schools media specialist was recently named the best in her field in this region of the state.
Families shopping for school supplies over the next month might consider picking up a box of pencils or extra notebook for a child in need.
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.
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