Tax-free weekend is here and parents looking to save money on electronics, clothes and school supplies are hitting stores to get their kids ready for school.
After more than a year of planning and renovation, the seniors of the Tower Heights community have their new community service center.
The future of the Lake Lanier Olympic Venue might be written in this week's USA Canoe/Kayak Sprint National Championships.
Hall County has denied allegations lodged by resident Don Stroud in a lawsuit seeking compensation for damage to his property.
Gwinnett County authorities are looking for help identifying a man who died Friday after suffering a heart attack earlier in the week.
A life jacket giveaway by Hall County Fire Services that was set for 1 p.m. today at Bolding Mill Park has been postponed due to weather.
No threat was found from a suspicious device responsible for the closure of a South Hall road this morning.
A car towed a trailer across Boling Bridge as a helicopter hovered on the other side of the green beams filming the action for the upcoming movie "Goosebumps," based on the R.L. Stine youth fiction series and featuring Jack Black.
Myers Elementary teacher Tiffany Johnston has a new perspective on the decadeslong water-sharing conflict between Georgia, Florida and Alabama, often referred to as "water wars."
About 60 parents and children waited in line Thursday for free bookbags and school supplies at the office of Harrison Square Apartments.
Irwin County educator Richard L. Woods was certified Thursday as winner of the Republican runoff for the nomination as state school superintendent, Secretary of State Brian Kemp said.
The Georgia Department of Transportation has suspended lane closures near shopping malls to accommodate back-to-school shopping traffic this weekend.
Area Democrats gathered at the Gainesville Convention Center on Tuesday night to welcome and support U.S. Ninth Congressional District candidate David Vogel.
Gainesville hopes to restart efforts to plant 180 trees at three Army Corps of Engineers parks as part of an "environmental stewardship" plan tied to the Clarks Bridge replacement project.
Damage from a Monday afternoon storm won't affect the first day of school at Brenau University, but students can expect to see some other changes as they begin the school year today.
Gainesville City Council is deadlocked on whether to raise water rates 1 percent after a 3-3 vote Tuesday night.
A Texas woman killed in downtown Helen late Saturday has been identified.
The American Legion Legacy Scholarship Run is scheduled Wednesday to zoom through Flowery Branch.
The ALS ice bucket challenge has arrived in Gainesville. The nationally ranked Brenau University competitive cheerleading squad was challenged on Facebook by Chestatee High junior varsity cheerleader Kaylee Grace Lucas to take the ALS ice bucket challenge. The challenge is raising funds for research on amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease.
Gainesville City Council will meet today to cast a first vote on whether to raise water rates 1 percent next year.
Area residents waited for years for construction to start on the Cleveland Bypass. Now that the project is underway, they'll have to wait longer for it to finish.
Hall County Fire Chief David Kimbrell has been relieved of command over fire services but will retain his post as Emergency Management Agency director following a mishap with a fire truck last month that injured three firefighters.
The two women shot near the Atlanta Street Apartments on Friday are out of the hospital and recuperating, one of them said Monday.
All of the brakes in the 1988 Acura Legend that injured four children on Price Way last month were functioning, Georgia State Patrol Trooper Brodie Forrester said.
A thunderstorm that moved through Hall County on Monday evening caused some minor damage.
Gainesville City Schools will lower its millage rate this year, the first time the district has done so since 2010.