Twenty years ago, Breana Cagle and Bethany Lind became best friends when they attended the first grade at Oakwood Elementary School together.
Hall County Fire Chief David Kimbrell said a fire burning on a 10-acre island in the middle of Lake Lanier was allowed to burn itself out.
Vandals have targeted as many as six Dawson County churches in recent months, including two where several thousands of dollars of electrical equipment was taken.
Two pounds of crystal methamphetamine police say is worth $32,000 was found last week in a vehicle pulled over on Interstate 985, Gainesville police reported Wednesday.
Jobless figures in Northeast Georgia have been rising so far in 2014, but a pair of area job fairs could help reverse that trend.
Tensions between the U.S. and Russia over Ukraine aren't particularly worrisome for the president of the Georgia-based USA Poultry & Egg Export Council.
Two teenagers from Forsyth County were arrested Sunday in connection with what authorities described as a case of illegal hunting.
Hall County is one of Georgia's healthiest counties, according to a report released today.
A bill that would have allowed neighboring counties to propose a transportation sales tax to voters didn't survive the 2014 General Assembly.
It's a nice gig for the person who can get it.
A plate of dropped food, possible copyright infringement and using a company discount for friends were all situations Hall County high school students faced Tuesday.
Most people usually welcome spring, with its pleasant temperatures, blooming florals, and sunny skies. But for those with allergies, it can cause a runny, itchy nose, irritated eyes, and constant sneezing.
Flaggers will direct traffic across Clarks Bridge today as the northbound lane is closed for continuing work on a new bridge.
A rabies alert has been issued for the Rosewood Drive area in Gainesville after a rabid cat came in contact with a person.
Not yet open a year, the state-operated Don Carter State Park in North Hall County is planning to expand its recreational offerings and accommodations.
Census figures confirm Hall County is still growing, and if predictions hold true, becoming more diverse.
Soon after Mary Louise Hulsey arrived in Gainesville in 1945, she got a quick history lesson whenever dark clouds started to fill the sky.
A violent death shakes any community, but most do not come at the hand of others: Suicide persistently outpaces homicide as a killer of Hall County residents.
No one was seriously hurt in a morning wreck on Interstate 985 that resulted in snarled traffic and charges for one driver.
Belk's Spring Charity Sale lets customers support local charities while taking advantage of special discounts.
Hall County has begun mailing the first batch of absentee ballots for the May 20 primary election.
The annual Spring Garden Expo drew a large crowd on its first day Friday despite wind and a threat of rain.
Gainesville is fast-tracking a rezoning application so Hutton, a developer based in Chattanooga, Tenn., can proceed with purchasing and redeveloping the Lanier Plaza Shopping Center on Thompson Bridge Road.
ATLANTA - Jurors awarded the former director of Georgia's ethics commission $700,000 on Friday, ruling in her favor in a lawsuit in which she said her salary was cut and deputy title removed for investigating complaints against Gov. Nathan Deal.
Lisa Ritchie has been hired as the new clerk for the Hall County Board of Commissioners.
It's taken a volunteer effort to restore operating days at Bolding Mill campground in northwest Hall County.
Nine months after dropping out of a national testing consortium, Georgia is still considering testing options for the next school year.
Time to pack the cars and hit the roads - when school ends today, students in both the Gainesville and Hall County systems are on spring break.
Chris Slate didn't exactly leave the meeting a happy camper.
Flowery Branch City Council approved a request by Vulcan Materials to expand its quarry operation by an additional 41 acres.