A cyclist was critically injured this morning in a hit-and-run accident on Mundy Mill Road at Fairbanks Drive in Oakwood.
Visitors to the Gainesville City Schools' central office may be pleasantly surprised by the new lobby.
A rezoning request needed for the development of a drive-thru restaurant and small retail outlet at the intersection of Thompson Bridge Road and Virginia Circle will be heard again tonight after changes were made to the proposal.
Gov. Nathan Deal was sworn in for a second term Monday inside the state Capitol in Atlanta with the promise of "a new term, a new vision, a new mandate," and said he would spend the next four years committed to criminal justice and educational reforms.
Harming or threatening violence against on-duty health care workers should be declared a felony, a Georgia legislative panel recommends in a nine-page report.
As a cost-saving measure, Oakwood City Council decided Monday night to hold a special election to replace former Councilman Ron McFarland at the same time as three regularly scheduled elections this year.
Hall County Sheriff's Office investigators are ruling the December death of a Gainesville man killed by a train in Oakwood as a suicide, authorities said.
A rabies alert has been issued after two people had contact with a rabid cat in the 5th Street area of Lula in East Hall County.
Gainesville police have identified the victim in Saturday's homicide at Sun Suites extended stay hotel.
With a new Congress taking office last week, former U.S. Rep. Paul Broun, R-Ga., left Washington without having to answer charges that he misused government money to help his failed Senate candidacy.
His gait might be slower these days, walking to his office with the help of a wooden cane.
Widely seen as charismatic, a motivator and high-energy, state Sen. Butch Miller, R-Gainesville has essentially become Gov. Nathan Deal's legislative spokesman for 2015.
Richard Woods, state superintendent-elect, met with members of the media Friday at the Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education's annual media symposium.
When you see antlers, it's time to stop.
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.