FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Authors are encouraged to write about things they know and that’s exactly what Kristy Hamby did with her “Chicken Lips” books.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — What has been a male-dominated sport for centuries is gaining popularity among females in Forsyth County and across the state.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga.—Forsyth County Commissioners are facing another annexation request from the City of Cumming, continuing a recent trend by the city to expand its borders.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Part of Fleetwood Drive south of Pilgrim Mill Road is closed to through traffic for the next several months. The closure began Jan. 20 for construction of a barrier wall and a grade change, according to Forsyth County.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Forsyth County Schools is one of 250 school districts in the U.S. and Canada being honored by the College Board with placement on the 10th Annual AP (Advanced Placement) District Honor Roll.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Twenty local schools were represented on a list of Georgia’s 100 top schools compiled by a national online grading service.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Katherine Abigail Daniel, 18, of Alcovy Falls Drive, Lawrenceville, was arrested Jan. 7 after turning herself in to authorities. Officials say she turned herself in after learning of warrants for her arrest, Stacie A. Miller, spokesperson for the Forsyth County Sheriff’…
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Forsyth County is moving forward with the latest plan to begin widening of McGinnis Ferry Road, a major east-west artery through north Metro Atlanta.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Sheriff’s deputies arrested three people in connection with a theft at a Walmart on Atlanta Highway in Alpharetta Jan. 6.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — A Sandy Springs man, arrested last fall on drug charges, faces additional counts of sexual exploitation of children.
Forsyth County libraries will continue to use the tried-and-true cataloguing system, despite a move by some librarians, like those in Gwinnett County, to arrange collections in a manner similar to modern bookstores.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Sheriff’s deputies arrested Blake Aaron Overly, 24, of Alcovy Falls Drive, Lawrenceville on Jan. 2 in connection with an open drug investigation.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — The Forsyth County Water and Sewer Department has completed expansions and upgrades to one water reclamation facility and is in the process expanding and finalizing upgrades at another.
CUMMING, Ga. —The owner of a local record shop lost thousands of dollars in inventory following a January 3 fire.
Forsyth County is the richest of county in Georgia, according to a new study by a financial news and opinion website.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Healthcare experts say it is shaping up to be the worst flu season in a decade. As of now, at least 2,900 people have died of the flu this season, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and flu activity is “widespread” in the country.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. –— Forsyth County Commission Chair Laura Semanson sparked some debate Jan 9 when she proposed banning the use of personal electronic devices during meetings.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — A former chief financial officer at a Cumming law firm and local Cub Scout treasurer is accused of embezzling nearly $102,000 from both organizations.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — The Cumming Chapter 1030 of the Vietnam Veterans of America recently chose a retired career army helicopter pilot as its 2019 Member of the Year.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — More than a dozen runners and two dogs gathered at Totally Running & Walking Halcyon to start off 2020 with an eye on fitness Jan.1.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Forsyth County deputies said two Dawsonville residents called 911 after a man travelling north on Canton Highway pulled a gun on them during a road rage incident Dec. 10.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Cumming Chapter 1030 of the Vietnam Veterans of America recently announced its fifth annual college scholarship program for graduating seniors of Forsyth County high schools.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — The Forsyth County School District announced that the annual “Kindergarten Roundup” will begin Monday, Jan. 13 to register incoming kindergarten students for the 2020-21 school year.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — The first baby of 2020 arrived early but healthy at Northside Hospital Forsyth January 1.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Alpharetta has taken the first step to reach a deal with Forsyth County and the City of Johns Creek to widen a 4.7-mile stretch of McGinnis Ferry Road.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Officials from the Georgia Environmental Protection Department held a public hearing January 6 regarding the Title V Air Quality permit renewal for Eagle Point landfill, in northwest Forsyth County.
CUMMING, Ga. — Five people were arrested after members of the Johns Creek, Alpharetta, Forsyth Drug Taskforce raided a residence on Old Atlanta Road Dec. 26.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — The Forsyth County Board of Commissioners presented individual resolutions commending six local scouts for their accomplishments Dec. 19.
CUMMING, Ga. — Two young girls had quite a surprise Dec. 19 when they received a visit from Santa and Sawnee-Cumming Optimist Club elves Bozena and Letty.
CUMMING, Ga. — The Place of Forsyth County is using vehicle donations to make life a lot easier for county residents who are without transportation.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp signed more than 300 bills into law in 2019, and many went into effect Jan. 1.
2019 was a great year in Forsyth County, with many significant announcements and events that improved the quality of life for our citizens and our employees. In addition to many road improvement and pedestrian projects across the county, the addition of a new Health and Wellness Center aimed…
2019 was another wonderfully busy year in the City of Cumming, and we are looking forward to even more great things in 2020.
ALPHARETTA, Ga. — Cadillac Jack, the longtime morning host of Kicks 101.5, and his wife, Donna Choate, are gearing up to release the first episode of their new podcast. It’s a new career direction for Jack, who was terminated from the station this summer.
North Forsyth girls basketball compiles another strong season
Frank Herbert, American science-fiction author best known for the novel “Dune” and its five sequels, once said "There is no real ending. It's just the place where you stop the story." So it is we “stop the story” on 2019 in Forsyth County.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Individuals will be asked about their memories of Lake Lanier’s creation for an upcoming local history project, Paula Glover, promotions specialist for the Forsyth County Library said.
CUMMING, Ga. — Santa Claus stopped by the 2019 Mentor Me Christmas party Dec.13, bringing gifts, holiday cheer and plenty of Christmas spirit to over 100 children.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — A Columbus, Ga., woman was arrested on charges of DUI and child endangerment Dec. 9, following a two-vehicle crash on Ga. 400 near Peachtree Parkway.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — A Forsyth County woman died in a single-vehicle crash Dec. 16 on Pittman Road near Arcanum Place.
Ga. 400 continues to draw major development
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Forsyth County has a new group of entrepreneurs whose hearts are focused on the environment, not the bottom line.
CUMMING, Ga. — The 24th Annual Cops and Kids event took place on Tuesday, Dec. 10th at Cumming Walmart.