A heated competition across the state starts with children picking up a new book.
Getting children safely to school is difficult in cold weather, with or without snowfall.
Gainesville City Council rejected a couple's request Tuesday to change an original zoning to allow a fourth residential lot on Lake Knickerbocker, a high-end neighborhood off the Chattahoochee Golf Club.
Seven people were displaced by a fire this evening in the 200 block of South Street NE in Buford, according to Gwinnett County fire officials.
More than $40,000 was contributed to Kroger's 2014 Can Hunger campaign between the Krogers in Gainesville and Dawsonville, with another $2,500 going to the Georgia Mountain Food Bank.
A Buford man has been reported missing, according to Gwinnett County authorities.
Carol Martin will take the oath of office as Gainesville's full-time police chief tonight when the City Council meets. Martin has been the interim police chief since late August.
The city of Lula in northeastern Hall County has completed its downtown "streetscape" project.
ATLANTA - Whether jealous rage should have played more of a role at a Gainesville man's 2010 murder trial was argued Monday by attorneys before the Georgia Supreme Court.
"This county's getting ready to go," Hall County Board of Commissioners Chairman Richard Mecum said Monday night. "Whether you're ready or not."
Plans to develop an 89-lot subdivision spanning the Hall and Gwinnett county line have been scaled back after a Winder-based developer met with local residents seeking to reduce the project's density.
Gainesville High School courses next year could include advanced outdoor education, masonry and a reading and writing support class.
The Hall County Board of Commissioners might delay a vote this week on whether to hire a new vendor to handle processing of credit and debit card payments.
Lanier Islands is hoping to draw a second hotel to the South Hall County resort within 18 months, sales director Mike DiLeone said Tuesday.
'I go to the movie and I go downtown
The Hall County Board of Commissioners will consider a resolution this week to formally approve a special purpose local option sales tax voter referendum.
It was the usual Monday morning drive to work on Jan. 12 for Alice Brock down Leach Road, when something caught her eye that made her turn around.
Ticket sales have begun for one of the Cumming-Forsyth County Chamber of Commerce's most popular annual events.
The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. made a call for justice that can be heard across generations.
Jonathan Cochran had planned last Friday night over the last few months.
Hall County Solicitor-General Stephanie D. Woodard has been appointed by Gov. Nathan Deal as a new member of the state Commission on Family Violence.
Georgia denies that Florida's Apalachicola region is "suffering serious harm" because of Georgia's increasing storage and consumption of water from the Chattahoochee and Flint river basins, according to a document filed in the U.S. Supreme Court.
Now, if she wants, Faye Bush doesn't have to walk across the street to work anymore.
The University of North Georgia has a new head of research and engagement.
The Georgia Child Fatality Review Panel report on 2013 deaths found the state has an above-average infant mortality rate.
Lula City Councilwoman Vicky Chambers, as of Sunday night, is still in the intensive care unit at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
While it's no secret the downtown square is Gainesville's centerpiece, the last year has proven what a major draw it is for residents and tourists alike.