On May 23, 2013, a bullet struck Laurien Marsh in the head. She miraculously survived the shooting with minor physical consequences, but the emotional scars never healed in the months before she died Feb. 16 at age 60, her daughter said.
Gainesville Board of Education members will take some time next month to look over the contract the high school shares with the U.S. Navy for the junior ROTC program.
Rep. Carl Rogers came through for Gainesville and Hall County officials before the buzzer sounded Thursday night on the 2014 session of the Georgia General Assembly.
As dusk fell Thursday on the state Capitol, lawmakers were busy on the floors of the House and Senate trying to pass last-minute legislation before the midnight end of this year's session of the Georgia General Assembly.
Community leaders are joining to stress the importance of reading to and engaging with young children, from day one onward.
Getting the Gateway Industrial Centre in northeast Hall County primed for tenants has been quite the challenge.
North Hall High School students met with an award-winning author Thursday to hear stories about the Civil Rights movement in a rural, isolated south Georgia community.
The Gainesville Kiwanis Club, a youth-oriented service group, honored two Gainesville residents for civic engagement at its annual awards banquet this week.
Crews are patching and cleaning up an area on the downtown square following a sinkhole repair made overnight.
The inaugural year of North Hall High School's STEM Academy had a bit of a shaky start.
A Gainesville man was sentenced Monday in federal court after pleading guilty to conspiracy to distribute a controlled substance.
ATLANTA - With just one day of voting left, state lawmakers in Georgia face decisions on whether to expand the places where people can carry guns, whether to create a medical marijuana program for the ill and how to overhaul the child welfare system.
Nicolas Holbert rode Chaco around the stable enclosure, circle after circle, as physical therapy students held onto him on each side to keep his head stable.
The smell of dinner rolls wafting over Oakwood is about to grow stronger as King's Hawaiian plans to expand its production facilities and hire 450 new employees over the next two years.
ATLANTA - Gov. Nathan Deal reported $3.9 million in cash for his re-election bid on Monday, after raising about $84,000 in 11 days after the legislative session ended.
Ben Jackson readily admits he got off to the wrong start.
Gainesville poultry icon Abit Massey and his family are being honored Friday as the University of Georgia's 2014 Alumni Family of the Year.
Students inside the Hall County School District who want to transfer to another county school can apply now through April 22.
A brief ceremony outside the Hall County Courthouse this week will honor crime victims.
An umbrella is needed for the first three days of the week, but sun and warm temperatures should return in time for the weekend.
The Times and Document Destruction Services will combine for a document shredding event Friday to benefit Hall County Relay for Life.
Brenau University President Ed Schrader is marking off the days until the end of the school year.
In 2003, a battle brewed in Georgia's legislature over the creation of a statewide indigent defense system.
The city of Gainesville is considering allowing digital billboards to be erected within the city limits, but concerns remain about how distracting such electronic signs might be to drivers.
The Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint Stakeholders soldiers on, but behind closed doors.
On Tuesday, the sixth annual Masters in Teaching program at Featherbone Communiversity honored nine local
Saturday's second annual Children and Youth Health and Safety Expo at the Academies of Discovery Gym in Oakwood featured safety tips from organizations like American Red Cross, Expanded Food And Nutrition Education Program and Hall County Fire Services.