Oakwood City Council voted Monday to approve its 2014 spending plan.
Amy Lynn Harris described a "pitch black night" on Lake Lanier on Monday in Hall County Superior Court. The water was otherwise calm, she said, until a fatal boating collision created chaos.
Three Hall County schools have been placed on the state's list of 2013 alert schools. Alert schools are public schools that demonstrate poor numbers in one or more subgroups and include non-Title I schools. Lanier Charter Career Academy, White Sulphur Elementary School and Oakwood Elementary School are on the list, scheduled to be released today by the Georgia Department of Education. "We monitor our schools, so ... we had an inclination that we would have ...
The men swap stories over biscuits and eggs every week, keeping alive friendships that go back decades, to more somber days in Vietnam.
Three area governments are seeking state grants to help pay for $2.8 million in road projects - one in Gainesville and two in South Hall County.
Schools, colleges and prospective educators are looking ahead to potential changes in Georgia teacher certification.
Tax equity payments to the cities in Hall County shrank significantly in fiscal year 2012, and they want to know why.
The Georgia Department of Transportation has scheduled a public information open house to discuss the proposed detour in the rebuilding of the Ga. 136 bridge over the Etowah River in Dawsonville.
On an average day, Georgia produces around 26 million pounds of chicken, according to the Georgia Poultry Federation.
Hall County firefighters are investigating a fire at a mobile home in the 2500 block of Dana Drive in East Hall.
Cirque Italia, the European-styled traveling water circus, is in town through today. It will perform two shows today before packing for Greenville, S.C., said promoter Renato Esqueda. Shows are set for 2:30 and 6:30 p.m. at 2293 Browns Bridge Road in Gainesville. Tickets are $9-$45.
One child was burned and a family displaced when fire destroyed a home at the 700 block of Banks Street in Gainesville early Saturday morning.
Vintage World War II artifacts are often seen in museums, or in a collector's personal collection. In some cases, their condition isn't pristine.
The small computer lab set aside for military students on the Gainesville campus of the University of North Georgia is empty except for two women chatting in the back.
The defense is set to begin its presentation of evidence Monday in the trial of Paul J. Bennett in Hall County Superior Court.
The halls of Lakeshore Mall are already decked for the upcoming holiday season, spruced up with lights and garland. Santa Claus has been installed to his throne of honor, and preparation for the onslaught of shoppers this upcoming Friday - the infamous Black Friday - are well under way.
TEXARKANA, Texas - A Texas woman accused of sending ricin-laced letters to President Barack Obama and New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg has reached a plea deal with federal prosecutors, a newspaper reported Saturday.
A piece of Gainesville and Fair Street School history, the towering oak tree in front of the school, is being cut down today.
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