Georgians may be able to buy fireworks down the street instead of across state lines under a bill that passed Monday in the House.
After much debate, Oakwood City Council Monday night put off voting on residential parking restrictions, deciding to hash out the issue in a future work session.
The Hall County Board of Commissioners will finally vote Thursday night on several items that have been put off for weeks, and in some cases months.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Former Tennessee linebacker A.J. Johnson, a Gainesville High School graduate, and suspended Tennessee defensive back Michael Williams have pleaded not guilty to aggravated rape charges.
If you work in Gainesville, you can count yourself among the country's hardest workers.
Yellow signs with "Emergency Need" in bold letters were posted this weekend around Hall County as the LifeSouth Community Blood Center's bloodmobiles tried to offset a shortage caused by weather earlier this month.
Sixth-graders at South Hall Middle School want to help bring drinking water to South Sudan.
After a decade as the law enforcement operations supervisor for one of the nation's busiest lakes, Thomas Barnard will now join the command staff for Georgia's Department of Natural Resources.
Crossover Day at the state Capitol in Atlanta is fast approaching. Legislation must pass out of the House or Senate, wherever it originates, by midnight Friday, or else it will die this year.
Gainesville's Fleming Weaver knows firsthand how Appalachian Regional Commission dollars have benefited North Georgia.
For more than a decade, the Grady Young Foundation has supported the community through scholarship, service and collaboration.
Fire destroyed an unoccupied boat in South Hall Saturday night.
The young business major was stumped when his counselor at Mississippi College suggested hospital administration.
It's the last hurrah for Gov. Nathan Deal, the final go-round.
A gospel music concert Saturday was put on by the Disabled American Veterans at Lakewood Baptist Church in Gainesville. Last year's concert raised about $9,000 for the DAV to help provide food, services and occasionally a paid bill for veterans in need.
After living for years in a country riddled with religious persecution, civil war and militant rule, the Khai family feels blessed to be in America.
You might not think an irrational number could get hundreds of kids excited, but in Hall County it does.
About 25 people participated in Grady Young Foundation annual memorial scholarship golf tournament at Reunion Club on Friday.
A Hall County man convicted in shooting a teenager in the leg has been sentenced to serve 12 years in prison.
A Gainesville man pleaded guilty this week and has been sentenced to life without parole in the murder of another city resident at Sun Suites Hotel on Browns Bridge Road.
ATLANTA - Georgia lawmakers pushed dozens of bills through the House and Senate on Friday, working into the evening to meet a deadline for keeping proposed legislation alive.
Families with students zoned for Spout Springs Elementary in the southern part of Hall County may eventually be rezoned.
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.
With hundreds of children needing foster care homes in North Georgia, Sara Griffith of Murrayville decided she wanted to be part of the solution.
With big dreams come the possibility of worst nightmares.