A government class at Flowery Branch High School spent U.S. Constitution Day with a first-rate substitute.
Senate President Pro Tem Eric Johnson of Savannah ate lunch with the Habersham Rotary Club and dished about his plan that he said could be "the single best change Georgia can make to improve education."
A Gainesville woman arrested in connection with severe burns sustained by her young daughter in a house fire pleaded not guilty to charges of reckless conduct and drug possession Thursday. Patricia Darlene Turpin was in the courtroom of Hall County Superior Court Judge Kathlene Gosselin Thursday but left before ...
The city of Gainesville opened the doors of its on-site medical clinic Thursday with appointments to see 11 patients between noon and the end of the day.
A contractor laying a sewer line on Thompson Bridge Road hit a water main this morning, flooding areas of Club Drive.
U.S. Rep. John Lewis, D-Atlanta, will be the keynote speaker for a North Georgia Democratic rally at the Georgia Mountains Center on Sunday.
Georgia's association of elected coroners says mandated budget cuts at the state agency that performs nearly 3,000 autopsies a year could mean longer waits for families of the deceased and higher costs to county taxpayers.
This isn't the first year that St. John Baptist Church has sponsored a community health fair for Gainesville's Southside. But for the first time, the church's health ministry is partnering with Brenau University's Department of Nursing to organize the event.
A South Hall neighborhood has set its second annual race for a good cause for Sept. 27
The Gainesville Kiwanis Club has bought sausage by the case in preparation for its annual pancake breakfast.
Customers who eat at area restaurants today will be able to fill the United Way's coffers along with their bellies.
Oakwood plans to keep its 2009 tax rate the same, but will need to hold public hearings as the rate is expected to raise more revenue than it has this year. The rate is proposed at 2.48 mills, with 1 mill equal to $1 for each $1,000 in assessed ...
Suspected drug dealers were roused from their beds early Thursday by deputies and police with warrants for their arrests in a roundup operation targeting the Floyd Road/Old Athens Road area of southeast Gainesville.
Interstate 985 motorists can expect some delays today as the state Department of Transportation will close a southbound lane around Exit 16 to install signs on the side of the roadway.
Advocates and stakeholders are seeking extra resources to help rehabilitate veterans who have wound up in the criminal justice system.
Thanksgiving is often portrayed as when families sit down to painstakingly crafted homemade meals, but that's not the reality for many who may have to work or are unable to visit family.
For some Gainesville residents such as Lisa, buying food for Thanksgiving means saving her food stamp money so she can contribute to her family's meal.
Concerned over the cost of fire protection being paid to Hall County by its residents, Oakwood officials are again discussing the possibility of a city fire department.
While grandchildren may not always take advice from their grandparents, seniors are taking a cue from the younger generations at least when it comes to technology.
A Hall County grand jury dismissed charges against Dustin Gold, a talent manager who was charged with aggravated assault, according to District Attorney Lee Darragh.
Fourth-grade students at Lakeview Academy recently learned that cooking the first Thanksgiving wasn't quite as simple as it can be today.
Holidays are a time of giving, but they can be a time of taking for opportunistic criminals, law enforcement officials say.
The year's busiest travel day finds motorists in North Georgia fighting nasty weather to reach their Thanksgiving destinations.
Here are some tips to help you deal with the summer heat wave.
Braving winter weather