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Couple creates 68-foot-long mural in midtown Gainesville

Couple creates 68-foot-long mural in midtown Gainesville

Allyson and Jason Everett were dreaming big when they created a 68-foot-long mural on the side of Gainesville Paint in midtown.

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Denmark High reaches construction milestone with topping out ceremony

Denmark High reaches construction milestone with topping out ceremony

SOUTHWEST FORSYTH -- A sea of white hard hats lined the tables in Denmark High School’s soon-to-be band room, the tanned faces of about 300 ...

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Town center proposed at Coal Mountain intersection

Town center proposed at Coal Mountain intersection

NORTH FORSYTH -- A major development has been proposed at a busy north Forsyth intersection.

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Foreign language instruction returning to Forsyth County elementary schools

Foreign language instruction returning to Forsyth County elementary schools

For the first time since foreign language education was nixed from the elementary school curriculum in Forsyth County during recession budget cuts in 2010, three ...

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Lanier Tech Cumming EMT class goes through mock emergency scenario

Lanier Tech Cumming EMT class goes through mock emergency scenario

CUMMING -- Physical Therapist Instructor Joy Adams frantically ran out of Building A, where her colleague, Carol Donnelly, lay by the foot of the stairs, papers ...

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Scholastic Student Spotlight: South senior heading to Auburn on engineering path

Scholastic Student Spotlight: South senior heading to Auburn on engineering path

Name: Nicholas Devereaux

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GUEST COLUMN: Woodall takes stock of success in the first 100 days

GUEST COLUMN: Woodall takes stock of success in the first 100 days

The big things take time. They always do. We all prefer immediate results that align exactly with our own notion of what’s best, but ...

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Forsyth Central High musical group places 2nd at world competition

Forsyth Central High musical group places 2nd at world competition

A musical group from Forsyth Central High School has made some noise on the world stage.

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SAFFT of Forsyth County adds to leadership team

SAFFT of Forsyth County adds to leadership team

A nonprofit based in Forsyth County that works with foster children and families recently hired a new person to its leadership team.

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Forsyth state-mandated outdoor burn ban begins Monday

Forsyth state-mandated outdoor burn ban begins Monday

A countywide, state-mandated ban on outdoor burning is set to take effect Monday and will last through Sept. 30.

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Forsyth County planning board denies 200-lot north Forsyth subdivision

Forsyth County planning board denies 200-lot north Forsyth subdivision

The Forsyth County planning board held a public meeting on Tuesday, April 26 for applications discussed at its Tuesday, April 18 work session.

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Motorcycle safety day Sunday at Cumming Fairgrounds

Motorcycle safety day Sunday at Cumming Fairgrounds

Motorcyclists or those wishing to obtain their license to ride may want to check out a family friendly event being held in Cumming on Sunday.

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Lambert, South and West Forsyth among top 20 high schools in Georgia

Lambert, South and West Forsyth among top 20 high schools in Georgia

FORSYTH COUNTY -- Three of Forsyth County’s five brick-and-mortar public high schools were ranked among the top 20 in Georgia in a recently-released list by ...

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Boulder Dash set for Saturday in Cumming

Boulder Dash set for Saturday in Cumming

CUMMING -- Another installment of what is boasted as Forsyth County’s most unique race will happen Saturday.

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Monroe police release more information on Cumming man’s death

Monroe police release more information on Cumming man’s death

The circumstances surrounding the death of a Cumming man who officials say was dropped off at a hospital in Walton County early Saturday morning “appear ...

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Tea Party in Forsyth welcomes Libertarian radio host

Tea Party in Forsyth welcomes Libertarian radio host

CUMMING -- Radio host Monica Perez gave some local Tea Party members a lesson in libertarianism this week.

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Auto dealership proposed in north Forsyth

Auto dealership proposed in north Forsyth

NORTH FORSYTH -- A new auto dealership appears to be coming to Forsyth County rather than neighboring Dawson County.

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South Forsyth woman fatally struck by van ID’d

South Forsyth woman fatally struck by van ID’d

SOUTH FORSYTH -- Officials have identified the pedestrian fatally struck Thursday morning by a van on Windermere Parkway.

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Vehicle fatally strikes pedestrian in south Forsyth

Vehicle fatally strikes pedestrian in south Forsyth

SOUTH FORSYTH – A pedestrian was fatally struck by a vehicle Thursday morning in south Forsyth, officials said.

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$27K in heroin, other drugs seized in Hall drug bust

$27K in heroin, other drugs seized in Hall drug bust

Two Gainesville residents were accused of trafficking heroin after the seizure of more than $27,000 in drugs, according to authorities.

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 Forsyth boater involved in 2012 wreck that killed 2 boys is back in jail

Forsyth boater involved in 2012 wreck that killed 2 boys is back in jail

HALL COUNTY - A Forsyth County man convicted of DUI in a 2012 boat wreck that killed two boys is back in jail after authorities say ...

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Severe weather bringing wind, hail to Forsyth Thursday afternoon

Severe weather bringing wind, hail to Forsyth Thursday afternoon

CUMMING – A cold front is approaching Forsyth County and north and central Georgia Thursday morning and afternoon that is expected to bring isolated severe storms ...

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5 tips for antiquing from a Forsyth County teenage expert

5 tips for antiquing from a Forsyth County teenage expert

I’ll take $35,” the man said, turning the rusted 1945 Georgia license plate in his hands.

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Lottery winner apparently beaten, left for dead near downtown Cumming

Lottery winner apparently beaten, left for dead near downtown Cumming

CUMMING – A man who was critically injured after apparently being beaten and left in the middle of Atlanta Highway (Hwy. 9) just off the Cumming ...

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Two critically injured in separate accidents in north, west Forsyth

Two critically injured in separate accidents in north, west Forsyth

NORTH FORSYTH – Two men were critically injured in separate accidents in north and west Forsyth late morning and early afternoon Wednesday.

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Forsyth County holds drug summit days after five heroin overdoses in three days

Forsyth County holds drug summit days after five heroin overdoses in three days

CUMMING – Victoria Torres was once nearly killed by her drug addiction, but she stood in front of a 400-person audience Tuesday and shared her experience ...

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Man charged for DUI after chase that wrecked 2 Forsyth County patrol cars

Man charged for DUI after chase that wrecked 2 Forsyth County patrol cars

CUMMING -- A 29-year-old Sharpsburg man was arrested for driving under the influence and a host of other traffic violations after leading Forsyth County deputies on ...

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 3 killed in Gainesville wreck, including an infant

3 killed in Gainesville wreck, including an infant

GAINESVILLE - Three people, including an infant, were killed in a crash Tuesday afternoon on Ga. 347/Friendship Road near Jones Drive, according to authorities.

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Habersham sewer plant condemned near Lake Lanier

Habersham sewer plant condemned near Lake Lanier

The city of Cumming has plans to take over a private sewer facility in east Forsyth near Lake Lanier and replace it with something much ...

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Cumming FUMC celebrating decade of community art

Cumming FUMC celebrating decade of community art

Paintings, sculptures, music and films are among the works on display this week and next at Cumming First United Methodist Church’s Festival of the ...

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