The Humane Society of Hall County announced Thursday will end its contract with Hall County Animal Control as of July 1, 2009. Humane Society president Rick Aiken said the nonprofit organization's board of directors voted this week to operate a "selective admission" shelter, which will not euthanize animals simply because of lack of space. Currently, the Humane Society has a contract with the county ...
A new law goes into effect today that will allow Georgia consumers to protect themselves from the ever-growing concern of identity theft.
Renee Reeves' two young grandsons swim almost every day in her backyard pool near Murrayville. She always made sure the 20-month-old, Phoenix, was dressed in a one-piece "flotation" swimsuit to keep him buoyant.
Allison Carpenter is returning to the stomping grounds of her youth, this time as a teacher.
The main parking lot to one of Gainesville's most popular parks will close for four days next month.
Hall County Fire Services is investigating the cause of a fire that destroyed a home at 8071 Lula Road Tuesday morning.
Waffle House is looking to locate in Flowery Branch, but the restaurant chain wants to do so under the city's old sewer rates.
On quiet evenings at the Hall County Library, a handful of people get together for the "best kept secret" in town and encourage each other to do what the librarians don't - speak.
For 162 property owners, any mortgage relief is coming too late. Their homes or land in Hall County are in foreclosure and due to be sold at public auction in front of the courthouse Tuesday.
West Hall High School has scheduled its freshman orientation for 7 p.m. Thursday in the school cafeteria.
Traffic deaths are down throughout the nation. But Hall County is bucking the trend with a death toll that has risen during the last two years.
The kids at Camp LifeSavers learned much more than the basic stop, drop and roll fire safety procedure, and they had fun doing it, too.
FLOWERY BRANCH - A Flowery Branch couple had enough of constant news stories about the drought, dropping lake levels and a poor national economy.
E. E. Butler Parkway is shut down between Jesse Jewell Parkway and College Avenue while a dead cow is being removed from the road.
The mother of a White County woman killed this weekend said she never could have predicted that her daughter's life would end the way it did.
The halls of Lakeshore Mall are already decked for the upcoming holiday season, spruced up with lights and garland. Santa Claus has been installed to his throne of honor, and preparation for the onslaught of shoppers this upcoming Friday - the infamous Black Friday - are well under way.
TEXARKANA, Texas - A Texas woman accused of sending ricin-laced letters to President Barack Obama and New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg has reached a plea deal with federal prosecutors, a newspaper reported Saturday.
A piece of Gainesville and Fair Street School history, the towering oak tree in front of the school, is being cut down today.
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