Local news for Gainesville, GA continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
Taiwanese Master Chef Che-Wei Lu gives a decorative carving demonstration to Lanier Career Center culinary students as part of the school's international food festival.
The Chris Gaunt 5K Run/Walk Over Parkinson's is 7:30 a.m. Sept. 6 at Flat Creek Baptist Church in Gainesville.
Hope shot rounds of 73, 73 and 75 for a 5-over 221 total on the par-72, 6,679-yard course in the 28th annual event.
Sometimes water can cause a fire to flare-up; that is, when water is the topic of a city council discussion.
Part of the progressive Hall County Schools System, the Academies of Discovery in Gainesville, Ga., were established with a vision of fostering 21st century skills through technology.
North Hall swept a pair of matches Tuesday in girls volleyball action. The Lady Trojans whipped Hart County 25-5, 25-8 and then held off Gainesville in three sets 25-11, 23-25, 25-16.
Kristopher William Drummond, 29, passed away Monday, August 25, 2014. Born in Lawrenceville, on May 05, 1985, he was the son of Kim Drummond Patterson of Gainesville and the late Jerald Drummond.
When the Hall County Board of Commissioners voted earlier this month to open a pharmacy and health clinic for employees, officials debated over the best location, whether the city of Gainesville should be a partner and how much savings could be generated.
State Rep. Carl Rogers, R-Gainesville, spent Monday hearing from educators and members of the public on Common Core education standards, part of what he says is a long learning process on how the standards are working for Georgia schools.
Next to Public Safety Complex on Queen City Parkway, the Hall County GOP opened its new Headquarters Office Tuesday night.
Phillip Hartley of the Gainesville law firm Hartley, Harben, and Hawkins, LLP issued a statement to a Washington-based atheist group that is threatening a lawsuit against the Hall County school system over alleged coach-led prayer on the Chestatee High School football team.
A late night fire Monday damaged a house on Springview Road off Thompson Bridge Road.
While complete details surrounding their arrests were not available, Gainesville Police confirmed the third and fourth suspects in connection with large rocks being thrown at vehicles on Interstate 985 last week are in custody.
According to a press release from the Gainesville/Hall County Multi Agency Narcotics Squad, agents recovered approximately four ounces of marijuana along with scales, packaging materials, and three marijuana plants from the house on Antioch Trail on Saturday.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 03:24 am
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC