As the rain pooled beneath the Queen City bridge in the chilly mist of Wednesday morning, a few homeless men scrambled to move couches, tables, a barrel fire and personal items to higher ground.
Laura Ramey's Southern accent - punctuated with "honeys" and "bless yous" - practically invites you to sit a spell while enjoying some sweet iced tea.
The state inmate who escaped a work detail Monday afternoon has been found, Hall County Correctional Institution Warden Walt Davis confirmed Wednesday morning.
David and Tracey Lynn Roberts were living through some dark times, but they were in the right place at the right time when she needed - and got - medical attention.
Christmas Day should be beautiful, though a bit chilly, but Christmas Eve looks to be a reindeer of a different-colored nose.
Traffic is being routed onto newly rebuilt lanes of Ga. 347 from Interstate 985 to west of Hog Mountain Road in South Hall County.
Gainesville interim Police Chief Carol Martin is the sole finalist for the position, City Manager Kip Padgett announced today in a news release.
New federal mandates set to take effect Jan. 1 will likely increase the number of severe workplace injuries and illnesses reported by employers, and the impact will be felt by some area businesses and industries previously exempt from maintaining logs about on-the-job accidents.
Lee said she's involved with the school "in a number of ways." Her sister Katie Dubnik, her husband, Morgan Lee, and her father, Jim Mathis, are all Enota alumni. Her daughter Caroline is now in first grade at the school.
The Family Worship Center in Oakwood wants children and adults to remember what Christmas is all about.
Hall County's administrative offices, courts and community centers will be closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year's Day.
At the beginning, 10th-grader Josue Ferrel and Jim Sapp didn't want to talk much.
Inmate Derrick Crawford, 35, walked away from a Hall County Correctional Institute work detail making road repairs in North Hall County around 12:15 p.m. Monday, according to Hall County officials.
If you're planning to go home for Christmas, expect lots of company on the highways.
The man Gainesville police were seeking in connection with a Jan. 10 homicide at Sun Suites Hotel now has been charged with murder in the case.
Difficulty finding qualified firefighters has prompted the Gainesville Fire Department to request expanding its recruit school.
John Darrell Setchel, 24, of Dawsonville was indicted on Oct. 8 in the death of Ronald Sailers, 72, of Murrayville. Setchel is accused by authorities of slamming Sailers' head into the concrete floor repeatedly three days before the indictment.
Two Lawrenceville men accused of threatening a woman and a toddler with a semi-automatic handgun on Oct. 30, 2013, were indicted Monday.
In the next decade, the poultry industry in Georgia could include drones and robots performing tasks done today by human hands.
Gov. Nathan Deal called on lawmakers to support substantial new funding for public education, transportation projects and child welfare reform in his State of the State speech Wednesday at the Capitol in Atlanta.
North Georgia should strive to become a "second-home mecca" for affluent Atlantans seeking weekend escape, real estate executive Frank Norton Jr. said during his annual Native Intelligence report Wednesday night at the Gainesville Civic Center.
A stretcher was stolen out of a vehicle at one local funeral home and vehicles were broken into at two other local funeral homes earlier this month.
A Gainesville man accused of kidnapping a 17-year-old jogger and attempting to rape her was indicted Monday.
Lt. Governor Cagle, Speaker Ralston, President Pro Tem Shafer, Speaker Pro Tem Jones, members of the General Assembly, constitutional officers, members of the judiciary, members of the consular corps, my fellow Georgians:
Potential approval of a new waterslide will bring an early close to SnowWorld at the Lanier Islands resort in Buford.
A free one-day training for coaches to help older adults avoid falls is coming to Northeast Georgia.
The Georgia Department of Transportation is planning changes next week to Ga. 11/U.S. 19/U.S. 129 in downtown Blairsville.
Not every high school student can build a computer from scratch or design a program to teach people how to play guitar.
Georgia's top elected officials, including Gov. Nathan Deal, were light on transportation funding details Tuesday at a Georgia Chamber of Commerce breakfast in Atlanta.