Bringing children from across the community, the Hall County Strings Workshop gives students from third through fifth grades an opportunity to work together as an orchestra.
Dwindling federal road money means the Georgia Department of Transportation is applying the brakes statewide to 84 projects that should be in design and 57 projects primed for right-of-way acquisition, DOT Commissioner Russell McMurry said Thursday.
Budget season is beginning for local governments, and the Gainesville City Council reviewed goals and priorities for several departments, including public safety agencies, during a Thursday work session.
The Hall County Board of Commissioners finally voted Thursday to reject a proposal to abandon right of way along Tumbling Circle after a railroad crossing there was closed last year.
The local jobs picture continues to improve overall despite month-to-month variance in the unemployment rate.
Just last week, the Gainesville-based Lake Lanier Association sent an email blast with the subject line "Have you seen this houseboat?"
Chestatee High School students are spending the week building model towers, filming animation and coding robots.
A former Hall County jailer accused of smuggling drugs into the Hall County Jail is set for an arraignment hearing next week in U.S. District Court.
Chipotle Mexican Grill, the fast-food chain serving made-to-order burritos and tacos, has plans to open a location on Dawsonville Highway near Ahaluna Drive in Gainesville.
Challenged Child and Friends in Gainesville plans to hold a series of open houses in hopes of increasing awareness and enrollment.
ATLANTA - Georgia lawmakers on Wednesday passed dozens of bills, rushing to meet a key deadline to keep legislation alive for the remainder of the 40-day session.
No one was hurt but heavy damage resulted from a house fire Wednesday afternoon east of Gainesville.
ATLANTA - Patients who have to go out of state to get cannabis oil say they will face risks and hurdles even after medical marijuana becomes legal in Georgia on Thursday.
Anthony Smith knows the value of "foot traffic" at The Fudge Factory, a long-time fixture on the Dahlonega square.
A proposed ordinance restricting parking in residential areas returns to the Oakwood City Council Monday night.
Jack Welch and Suzy Welch will share their business advice with the public at 7 p.m. April 30 in the Brenau University Pearce Auditorium.
A 41-year-old Martin man died in an early Sunday wreck in Banks County.
The Brenau Collections 2015 Fashion Show took place at the Pearce Auditorium on the Brenau University campus. About 400 people on campus were expected to attend the public and private events making up May Day weekend including the fashion show.
Thousands of Georgia children, many of whom may live in Hall County, could be turned away from child care funding because of restrictions that began in February.
On Saturday, Sisters of Today and Tomorrow hosted its Sisters Circle and Leadership Workshop, "Awakening the Dream in Me" at the Hall County Boys & Girls Teen Club,, for a group of girls that ranged from 11-18 years old.
For nonprofits, success often lies in defining a mission. Without a clear focus, it's easy to become stretched too thin.
A small pulse kept beating in the 19-month-old child covered in bruises.
Tourism industry leaders are fuming about the possible economic fallout of a new $5 per night fee on hotel/motel stays.
Clermont, like other area governments, is gearing up for budget season.
Despite their absence for a softball game, three Brenau softball players had their research on performance-related injuries presented to students Friday at the Brenau University research symposium.
For the second year, the SouthEastern Film Festival is bringing 80 award-winning, independent and otherwise uncommon films to Northeast Georgia for the weekend.