After hearing residents' concerns about the potential impact on traffic and local schools, the Hall County Planning Commission unanimously recommended to deny the application of developer KHTW to rezone a property in Flowery Branch to allow for a mixed-use development.
A groundwater well project that could serve Lake Lanier Islands resort in South Hall County appears to be mired in property acquisition.
In helping her students prepare for their upcoming spring play "The Ash Girl," East Hall High School theater teacher Annie Brevard dreams of having more room to move around.
Gainesville City Council will consider amending an animal control ordinance tonight to clarify what constitutes a "dangerous" or "potentially dangerous" animal.
FLOWERY BRANCH - Incumbents and challengers in the Hall County Board of Education's South Hall and at-large races briefly touted themselves for election during a Monday night meeting of the South Hall Republican Club.
Gainesville City Schools students officially have a full school year, while teachers are back to a complete 190-day contract.
Sam Chapman will run for re-election to the Post 1 seat of the Hall County Board of Education.
After hearing residents' concerns about the potential impact on traffic and local schools, the Hall County Planning Commission unanimously denied the application of developer KHTW to rezone a property in Flowery Branch to allow for a mixed-use development.
Paul Godfrey plans to challenge Bill Thompson for the at-large position on the Hall County Board of Education this election year.
Hall County students may be in school on Presidents' Day, Feb. 17.
Police on Monday identified the victim of a Friday evening wreck as Yaqueline Ibarra, 21, of Gainesville.
The city of Gainesville is bracing for potential litigation after a new TitleMax was refused a certificate of occupancy and barred from opening for business.
Despite signing on to be a "leading partner" in 2011, Georgia has yet to pull the trigger on adopting a new set of science standards.
February marks a year since Hall County implemented the Citizen Alert System.
After initially reviewing a reduced 2014-15 school calendar, Gainesville City Schools officials will present a fully restored year at tonight's board of education work session.
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.
Calling it a mere formality, Gainesville officials are hoping that changing the name of the existing tourism bureau to the Gainesville Convention and Visitors Bureau Authority will be a boon to its economic development portfolio.
A Forsyth County Sheriff's Office investigation into the burglary of three storage units last month has resulted in six arrests on drug and other charges.
A body found last week at an abandoned home in Oconee County, southeast of Athens, has been identified as that of a 41-year-old man from northeastern Forsyth County.
Georgia residents who bought a car in 2012 or early 2013 have until the end of the week to opt out of the birthday tax and into a new one-time title tax.
A series of town hall meetings has been scheduled for early March to get input from alumni and community members as the University of North Georgia continues to carve an identity for itself.
For Eduardo Castaneda, 2014 has been a happy year so far.
The federal stimulus was certainly a boost to Christie Pinson's personal economy.
To achieve success in sharpshooting competition, Hall County 4-H S.A.F.E BB Rifle Team members spend half their time learning about guns and gun safety in a classroom, the other half on the range putting their knowledge and skill to use.
The seven Republican candidates vying this year for the state's U.S. Senate seat being vacated by Saxby Chambliss have more than a few things in common.
Ron Evans, founder and conductor of the Northwinds Symphonic Band, died Saturday. He was 73.
Community leaders, school alumni, parents and hundreds of students attended the replacement planting of the historic oak tree Friday in front of Fair Street School in Gainesville.
A North Georgia woman who pleaded guilty to explosives charges was sentenced Friday to serve six years on probation, but a federal judge warned her that if she appears before him again, he will send her to prison.
Area veterans and doctors at the Department of Veterans Affairs' Oakwood clinic joined federal officials Friday in a dedication ceremony.