Children bounced on their knees and shot their hands into the air, hoping the NASA scientist would call on them.
Sen. Butch Miller was honored Wednesday by the Association County Commissioners of Georgia for his efforts this year to improve policy that affects county operations and infrastructure.
In late October, the Georgia Municipal Association, a lobbying group for the interests of Georgia cities, laid out several priorities for the 2015 session of the state General Assembly during a meeting with local government officials.
Multiple agencies responded to a call Thursday afternoon at West Hall Baptist Church to a Thanksgiving feast that needed to be put away for good.
A Gainesville couple are in custody after Hall County authorities linked them to a string of residential burglaries in South Hall.
For West Hall High Principal Scott Justus, tonight's football game is less about the result and more about the community the team's winning season has inspired.
The Hall County Board of Commissioners wants answers from the Georgia Department of Transportation and state lawmakers about why the Tumbling Circle railroad crossing has been closed despite the county's objection.
Flowery Branch's Growlers on Main will reopen a week after being shuttered by the city for violations of its alcoholic beverage license.
Clermont approved changes to its charter that would divide the town into four voting wards.
If Hall County officials thought additional public input meetings would generate greater turnout and broader interest in a new round of special purpose local option sales tax, they got a rude awakening Thursday night.
Hall County industry leaders are manufacturers, transporters, bread makers and more.
Get out the quilts and bring in the dogs: Winter's making another early visit.
When it comes to performance, education and development at technical colleges, Lanier Tech is ranked as the best in Georgia.
In her 25-year career with the Gainesville Police Department, interim chief Carol Martin watched the evolution of police technology. Gone are the days of VHS car camera videos, with everything now becoming digitized and downloaded.
Gov. Nathan Deal and Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle joined in honoring state Sen. Butch Miller at a fundraiser Thursday night at the Robson Event Center.
The busy traffic on Green Street today will be people instead of cars as Gainesville celebrates its annual Christmas on Green festivities.
The fee for Flowery Branch businesses to sell distilled spirits has been lowered after local restaurant owners complained the original rates were too high.
Planes four times larger than previously allowed now can land at Lee Gilmer Memorial Airport in Gainesville, a move that some believe could boost economic development.
A child entering kindergarten may already know how to read, while a classmate may not know one letter of the alphabet.
Over 80 residents of Bell Minor Nursing Home were treated to handmade "lap cozies" from members of the Hall County Quilt Guild on Wednesday during a small morning reception in Gainesville.
Bill Tannahill saw firsthand how glowing solar lights placed atop hazard markers in Lake Lanier helped him and his family find the way home on a very dark night.
Flowery Branch is hosting a silent auction Saturday to fund its Shop With a Cop program benefiting needy children.
Georgia and 16 other states are filing suit against President Barack Obama's immigration executive action.
No students were injured when a Hall County school bus and vehicle collided on the bus' morning route Wednesday.