If walls could talk, those of the University of North Georgia's dining hall banquet room would have had a lot to say Friday afternoon.
The men and women that serve Hall County were honored Friday night during the inaugural Hall County Fire Services Awards Ceremony, held at the First Baptist Church of Gainesville's banquet hall.
Theodore N. "Ted" Oglesby was honored with a resolution in the Georgia State Senate chamber on Friday.
As state lawmakers prepare for the final week of the General Assembly's 2015 session, several high-profile bills have made their way from debate to a vote. Others, however, are tied up and may not survive.
Winter isn't turning loose of Northeast Georgia just yet.
The Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce hosted the eighth annual Chamber Chase 5-kilometer race Thursday at Riverside Military Academy in Gainesville. Kenneth Slavik of Flowery Branch was the race winner. Race coordinator Megan Martin estimated more than 1,100 runners participated in the race, which marks an increase from last year's 1,000.
Sixth-graders in North Hall County spent Thursday morning dreaming of walking on Mars.
Local celebrity dancers expected at this year's Dance for a Cause have been announced.
Smoked salmon was in the emergency department and apple cake squares were in the surgery waiting area at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton.
In a surprising move, the Hall County Board of Commissioners voted Thursday to restore the Friendship Road name for a stretch of Ga. 347 between Interstate 985 and Ga. 211.
Gainesville City Schools is changing its director of athletics position, a move that appears to leave longtime AD, coach and local sports icon Wayne Vickery out of his job.
Authorities transported a man in serious condition to the hospital after a wreck on Dawsonville Highway at Ga. 306.
Two men were found with gunshot wounds at their neighboring Mount Airy homes on Wednesday.
Authorities say an 18-year-old Gainesville man stabbed his older brother after an early morning argument on Marlow Drive.
A 3-year-old who disappeared from his Lumpkin County home Wednesday died of an accidental drowning, according to an autopsy completed Thursday.
You don't usually see hundreds of people excitedly rush to their dentist's office.
There will be a social hour, with heavy hors d'oeuvres and a cash bar, but also some serious talk about the many pressing issues facing Lake Lanier at the Gainesville-based Lake Lanier Association's annual meeting Saturday.
An April 30 public hearing has been set for businessman Chris Nonnemaker's request to deannex from Clermont.
Flowery Branch city leaders are considering amending an existing ordinance to more clearly specify tree usage in subdivisions.
Gainesville police are investigating a man with a history of fraud charges in a possible scam to steal tax refunds from local clients.
Gainesville City Manager Kip Padgett has recommended no property tax increases as part of a $30.76 million spending plan for the 2016 fiscal year, which begins July 1.
Family members of two fatal wreck victims in White County said Thursday they were thankful that White County had placed temporary concrete barriers at the scene of the crash, a bridge on Gene Nix Road.
A $10,000 grant for traffic safety has been awarded to the Gainesville Police Department.
Six teams of Hall County students will use artistry and creative thinking in an international competition this May.
In March, Hall County voters approved a new five-year round of special purpose local option sales tax, or SPLOST VII, to fund $158 million in infrastructure projects.
Despite the average Georgia college graduate's $24,517 in student-loan debt, tuition at state colleges and universities is going up in the fall.
The FBI believes there may be numerous victims in the Gainesville area of an investment fraud scheme.