Tommy Lee of Clermont, a retired truck driver, won a $150,000 top prize in the Georgia Lottery instant game Giant Jumbo Bucks.
Five family members were left homeless Tuesday when a fire ripped through their house on Pete's Drive in North Hall.
A section of Ga. 347 has partially opened to South Hall County motorists.
Gainesville City Council voted 4-1 Tuesday to approve an amendment to the alcoholic beverage ordinance that will allow Growlers on Main, a Flowery Branch establishment that serves draft beer to go, to open a new location in the downtown square.
Oakwood police are searching for a short man "who walks like a penguin," who is suspected in an antiques shop burglary.
Neither rain nor fire can keep Shenanigans Irish Restaurant & Pub from celebrating St. Patrick's Day.
Boy Scouts make a pledge "to help other people at all times." It's a trait Scouts honor when others exemplify the value as well.
With a little technological know-how, Georgia residents and visitors now can electronically find the state parks that match their recreation interests.
Gainesville City Council will hear a proposed amendment to the alcoholic beverage ordinance when it meets today for a regularly scheduled session.
A bill that would have established a mediation process for dealing with Gainesville's next round of "island" annexations appears to be dead in the Georgia General Assembly.
Authorities are investigating what appears to be the murder-suicide of an East Hall couple.
A land transfer between Gainesville City Schools and Gainesville Parks & Recreation isn't final - yet.
An inmate at the Hall County Jail is dead in what appears to be a suicide, according to the Hall County Sheriff's Office.
"For sale" signs at a property overlooking one of Gainesville's busiest intersections have more than caught the city's attention.
A brief ceremony outside the Hall County Courthouse this week will honor crime victims.
An umbrella is needed for the first three days of the week, but sun and warm temperatures should return in time for the weekend.
The Times and Document Destruction Services will combine for a document shredding event Friday to benefit Hall County Relay for Life.
Brenau University President Ed Schrader is marking off the days until the end of the school year.
In 2003, a battle brewed in Georgia's legislature over the creation of a statewide indigent defense system.
The city of Gainesville is considering allowing digital billboards to be erected within the city limits, but concerns remain about how distracting such electronic signs might be to drivers.
The Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint Stakeholders soldiers on, but behind closed doors.
On Tuesday, the sixth annual Masters in Teaching program at Featherbone Communiversity honored nine local
Saturday's second annual Children and Youth Health and Safety Expo at the Academies of Discovery Gym in Oakwood featured safety tips from organizations like American Red Cross, Expanded Food And Nutrition Education Program and Hall County Fire Services.
A 94,000-square-foot, 90-unit apartment complex is proposed for a 2.2-acre site off Queen City Parkway at Banks Street across from the Gainesville Public Safety Complex.
Gainesville resident Justin Pressley has been appointed to a second two-year term on the Georgia State Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights.
Census figures confirm Hall County is still growing, and if predictions hold true, becoming more diverse.
Soon after Mary Louise Hulsey arrived in Gainesville in 1945, she got a quick history lesson whenever dark clouds started to fill the sky.
A violent death shakes any community, but most do not come at the hand of others: Suicide persistently outpaces homicide as a killer of Hall County residents.
No one was seriously hurt in a morning wreck on Interstate 985 that resulted in snarled traffic and charges for one driver.