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.
LaCrisia Larkin is the Georgia Thespians' Administrator of the Year, announced at the annual conference of the group in Columbus.
Gainesville is retiring the Red Rabbit name for its transit line and rolling out new buses with a rebranded design that officials say gives the public transportation service a more modern look.
Residents expressed a wide range of opinions on widening U.S. 129 in North Hall - often depending on how they were affected - at a Thursday night meeting, but comments were commonly followed by "if the road ever gets built."
Despite emotional pleas from residents concerned about impact on traffic and schools, the Hall County Board of Commissioners on Thursday unanimously approved rezoning land along Spout Springs Road in South Hall to allow for the development of a 352-unit apartment complex and limited commercial use.
The Gainesville Jaycees make a special effort to keep under wraps the identities of the Young Man and Young Woman of the Year recipients.
Local personal care home Summer's Landing at Limestone held Olympics this week at its Windward Lane facility.
Attorneys for a man accused of malice murder in the death of a young child have filed a motion in Hall County Superior Court saying the charges violate their client's right to not be subject to double jeopardy.
Chestatee High School senior Dennis Head already has a clear plan for the next eight years of his life.
As a double-decker tour bus pulled up to the Senior Life Center in Gainesville at dawn Wednesday, the promise of a trip to the state Capitol in Atlanta and an opportunity to address lawmakers energized two dozen senior citizens who were gathering.
The temperature was cool outside, but it was hot, hot, hot inside Wednesday evening at the University of North Georgia men's basketball game.
A Gainesville man was acquitted Tuesday by a Hall County jury in a misdemeanor theft by shoplifting case.
A monthlong series of events will start Saturday to help the Lake Lanier Islands resort fill about 500 seasonal positions.
A Braselton man has been arrested in connection with a Dec. 31 robbery at the Ingles pharmacy in Flowery Branch.