GAINESVILLE - United Way of Hall County's Adopt a Backpack campaign raised more than $3,000 this year. as a result, the agency was able to provide more than 470 backpacks to every school in Hall County.<br />
Meanwhile, through August 13, Publix Super Markets is collecting donations for the Publix Tools for Back to School Campaign. All donations received by local Publix stores will benefit Hall County students.<br />
About three dozen businesses from White County and the surrounding area showcased their services and the products they provide during the 2016 White County Chamber of Commerce Business Expo held Thursday.
The Flowery Branch City Council gave first reading approval to a rezoning request for a 7.1-acre tract on East Main Street that could lead to the construction of a 60-unit multi-family senior housing affordable-living complex.