For one day, Gainesville Middle School student Adeline Bryant got to spell victory as "A-S-Y-L-U-M."
Gainesville City Council established five strategic priorities during its annual retreat Friday that will help guide its budgetary and planning decisions for the 2015 fiscal year and beyond.
More than 200 kids from Hall County and Gainesville schools took a trip to the dentist Friday.
Authorities are investigating the disappearance of a 32-year-old Oakwood mother.
Local schools have been experimenting with classes full of just boys or just girls, and the teachers and students say they are loving it.
Author and songwriter Eric Litwin got a Lakeview Academy audience moving on Thursday as he performed "Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons" in the school's gymnasium.
Flowery Branch City Council ratified the employment contract for its new city clerk during its Thursday night meeting.
It was when Sherry Crane of Commerce began helping her teenage daughter consider college that she had her "lightbulb" moment.
A public information open house is set for Feb. 27 on the Georgia Department of Transportation's widening of U.S. 129/Cleveland Highway - work that also will involve two bridge replacements.
Gainesville First Presbyterian Church will kick off its 15th annual World Mission Conference today with the aim of raising more than $93,000 to fund its missions to some of the most poverty-stricken parts of the globe.
A roadside memorial could be erected to honor chickens killed in a wreck last week in Gainesville.
Technology has simplified the way we pay, but also given way to computer-savvy identity thieves.
Hall County's debriefing session Wednesday on the government's response to last week's snowstorm produced some new ideas on preparation and reaction to future inclement weather.
It appears Forsyth County and the city of Cumming could share the cost for repairs to reopen a section of Sanders Road that has been closed for months.
The Hall County Head Start Program will begin accepting applications March 1 for the 2014-15 school year.
State Sen. Butch Miller, R-Gainesville, is co-sponsoring a bill aimed at reforming the state's medical malpractice system and lowering health care costs. His picture was on a mailer sent to many Hall County homes in January, asking residents to thank him for his support of the bill.
For the past two weeks, testimony in Hall County Superior Court has described a July 6, 2012, boating crash caused by negligence and recklessness.
Calling it a mere formality, Gainesville officials are hoping that changing the name of the existing tourism bureau to the Gainesville Convention and Visitors Bureau Authority will be a boon to its economic development portfolio.
A Forsyth County Sheriff's Office investigation into the burglary of three storage units last month has resulted in six arrests on drug and other charges.
A body found last week at an abandoned home in Oconee County, southeast of Athens, has been identified as that of a 41-year-old man from northeastern Forsyth County.
Georgia residents who bought a car in 2012 or early 2013 have until the end of the week to opt out of the birthday tax and into a new one-time title tax.
A series of town hall meetings has been scheduled for early March to get input from alumni and community members as the University of North Georgia continues to carve an identity for itself.
For Eduardo Castaneda, 2014 has been a happy year so far.
The federal stimulus was certainly a boost to Christie Pinson's personal economy.
To achieve success in sharpshooting competition, Hall County 4-H S.A.F.E BB Rifle Team members spend half their time learning about guns and gun safety in a classroom, the other half on the range putting their knowledge and skill to use.
The seven Republican candidates vying this year for the state's U.S. Senate seat being vacated by Saxby Chambliss have more than a few things in common.
Ron Evans, founder and conductor of the Northwinds Symphonic Band, died Saturday. He was 73.
Community leaders, school alumni, parents and hundreds of students attended the replacement planting of the historic oak tree Friday in front of Fair Street School in Gainesville.
A North Georgia woman who pleaded guilty to explosives charges was sentenced Friday to serve six years on probation, but a federal judge warned her that if she appears before him again, he will send her to prison.
Area veterans and doctors at the Department of Veterans Affairs' Oakwood clinic joined federal officials Friday in a dedication ceremony.