When accumulating snow is in the forecast, many people rush to the nearest grocery store to stock up on needed supplies to last for a few days.
Work-related schooling brought the Stricklands from the Sunshine State. This week's huge winter storm kept them stuck in a cabin off Lake Lanier.
The Hall County School District continues to contemplate opening all county schools not only to all students inside district lines, but those from other counties as well.
The following weather-related closings, changes and cancellations have been reported:
The winter precipitation has moved out, but many roadways are still covered in ice and snow.
Cabin fever? Get ready to stay put a little longer, as the area's deep freeze turns to thaw.
Residents and visitors snubbed their collective noses at the freezing rain and snow falling in Gainesville on Wednesday morning and hit the roads to find a few businesses open to serve their winter storm needs.
It was a short week for folks at the Hall County Courthouse, who after an early dismissal Tuesday won't be returning to work until Friday morning at the earliest.
For Gainesville residents, CVS will soon no longer be their 24/7 option to indulge in one destructive habit - tobacco use.
Four language immersion prekindergarten classrooms are all set to move to a long-vacant school building.
After a deep breath and a long sigh, Ryan Glover spoke from the witness stand Tuesday about the boating accident that left his son brain dead.
If you are a Times print subscriber, that speck of blue amid the snow in the driveway could be your morning paper.
UPDATE: Many roads have accumulation this morning and emergency officials repeated warnings to stay home today.
A regulation for overnight campers to carry bear-resistant canisters for garbage, toiletries and food seems to have curbed conflicts with black bears on a portion of the Appalachian Trail, according to officials with the Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests.
A new right-turn lane has opened at the intersection of Ga. 9 and Ga. 53.
Don Carter State Park in North Hall County wants area businesses to cash in on the tourism it's generating from its spot off Lake Lanier.
Local lawyer and former Hall County Commissioner Ashley Bell has formally announced his intentions to run for state school superintendent.
When the new Fair Street School building opened in October 2013, it was the Gainesville city school system's goal for all of those students to have their own school-issued tablet devices with the intent of eventually taking those home.
Ongoing concerns about the costs associated with providing services in Gainesville and unincorporated parts of Hall County have led state lawmakers to push for a bill that would put a mediation process in place for dealing with the city's next round of "island" annexations.
A new piece of equipment at the Hall County Recycling Center will increase efficiency and hopefully attract more users.
The Hall County Board of Commissioners will vote on a number of proposed developments, including a South Hall apartment complex sure to bring out residents opposing the project, when it meets Thursday.
The future of Lake Lanier's water quality is on tap Thursday at a meeting at Unicoi State Park in Helen.
Collaboration was the theme at Monday night's Joint Municipal Association meeting as officials reported and heard progress toward cultivating a unified Northeast Georgia presence that is economically sound and sustainable.
Hall County students can rest easy: Barring any further bad weather, their spring breaks and summer vacations are free from being intruded upon.
The Georgia Department of Transportation calls the Tumbling Circle railroad crossing near Old Oakwood Road in Gainesville one of the most dangerous intersections in the state and has recommended closing it.
Construction on the Hall County Sheriff's Office North Hall precinct is moving along, with doors set to open to the public at the end of next month, county officials said.
For some, Thursday's public information open house on widening U.S. 129/Cleveland Highway in North Hall County may seem familiar.
State Sen. Butch Miller, R-Gainesville, is co-sponsoring a bill aimed at reforming the state's medical malpractice system and lowering health care costs. His picture was on a mailer sent to many Hall County homes in January, asking residents to thank him for his support of the bill.
For the past two weeks, testimony in Hall County Superior Court has described a July 6, 2012, boating crash caused by negligence and recklessness.