Happy hours soon could become a part of the Gainesville day, but not all the city's council members are pleased.
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.
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.
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Braving winter weather