The Digital Library of Georgia holds several other popular state city directories, and that now includes Gainesville from the year 1882 to 1960. The 17 full-text volumes are available to access and search for free in the Digital library of Georgia.
"Hosting the NCAA Divisions I, II and III Women’s Rowing Championships in 2026 will bring in 36 teams for the week of the championships, bringing an estimated economic impact of $2.5 million," said Gainesville Tourism Director Robyn Lynch.
Once they get out of their patrol cars, officers must be able to recognize how someone is thinking and how best to safely handle the situation.
The site was annexed into the City of Gainesville and zoned for a 300-house subdivision more than fourteen years ago. The Great Recession stalled those plans but now property owner El Chahal Holdings, LLC, is ready to begin construction.
The firefighters who are stationed at the Gainesville Fire Department's Station 2 now have a new home.
Gainesville Fire Chief Jerome Yarbrough received a surprise recognition at the Gainesville City Council meeting on Oct. 6 for his 35-year career with the department.
"I don't know if the city of Gainesville residents know how lucky they are to have a facility like this and a fire department like they've got," former firefighter Harold Thompson said.
Red dirt was broken by heavy machinery on the site of a new mixed-use development in Gainesville hours after the controversial deal between the city and the developer was finalized Aug. 31.
The Gainesville City Council gave unanimous approval Tuesday evening to an annexation request, followed immediately by a rezoning request, paving the way for Hall County’s first CarMax Auto Superstore.
Captain Kevin Gaddis with the Gainesville Police Department has been named the new deputy chief.