If you've lived in Gainesville for any length of time, then you probably know the name James Longstreet, the storied Civil War General from the area. Now, a group of Gainesville Theatre Alliance students is using Longstreet's Piedmont Hotel to introduce an original musical.
More than six years after British girl Madeleine McCann vanished from her bedroom during a family vacation in Portugal and five years after Portuguese police gave up trying to find her, authorities reopened the case Thursday, citing new evidence.
Sugar Hill Elementary was recently honored by the National Department of Education as a Blue Ribbon School. The school is the first and only Hall County school to be recognized for their significant improvement.