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Study: Forsyth top county for local economy investment

Study: Forsyth top county for local economy investment

For the second year in a row, financial technology company SmartAsset has named Forsyth County the top county in the state for incoming investment.

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Telling stories: Dennis Lehane appears for Forsyth Reads Together

Telling stories: Dennis Lehane appears for Forsyth Reads Together

FORSYTH COUNTY -- Dennis Lehane is a storyteller. He, of course, tells stories in his two handfuls of best-selling novels, but he speaks in stories, narrating ...

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Cumming’s 20-year plan forecasts more business development

Cumming’s 20-year plan forecasts more business development

CUMMING -- The city of Cumming has changed a lot in 20 years, and officials want to see more new businesses and mixed-use facilities over the ...

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Family festival set for Saturday at Fowler Park

Family festival set for Saturday at Fowler Park

Forsyth County families are invited to come out this weekend for a big day of fun at Fowler Park.

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Suspect jumps out of running car that strikes Forsyth County cop car

Suspect jumps out of running car that strikes Forsyth County cop car

NORTH FORSYTH -- Drivers are taught to put a car in park before exiting the vehicle to keep from crashing into anything, but one Powder Springs ...

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Body found in Lake Lanier near Gainesville Marina

Body found in Lake Lanier near Gainesville Marina

LAKE LANIER -- The body of a white man in his 60s has been recovered from Lake Lanier at Gainesville Marina off Dawsonville Highway, according to ...

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First Redeemer Church celebrates 20 years

First Redeemer Church celebrates 20 years

SOUTH FORSYTH -- While the activities were taking place outside, above, inside, the family life center at First Redeemer Church was packed with guests watching a ...

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Forsyth schools name year's top teachers

Forsyth schools name year's top teachers

Any teacher has the potential to make a lasting impact on a student, and one teacher in each Forsyth County school who has proven that ...

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SAT results increase, Forsyth County outperforms state

SAT results increase, Forsyth County outperforms state

FORSYTH COUNTY -- Results for last spring’s SAT tests taken by Forsyth County seniors have been released, along with those across Georgia, and they show ...

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Mardi Gras Bash raises funds for cancer research in Cumming

Mardi Gras Bash raises funds for cancer research in Cumming

CUMMING -- Mardi Gras might still be a few months away, but some Forsyth County residents celebrated early over the weekend for a good cause.

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Sawnee-Cumming Optimist Club program benefits BYOT program

Sawnee-Cumming Optimist Club program benefits BYOT program

FORSYTH COUNTY -- Two local groups are partnering to bring both American flags to residents and internet access to Forsyth County students whose families cannot afford ...

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Hit and run DUI suspect re-indicted in Forsyth on same charges

Hit and run DUI suspect re-indicted in Forsyth on same charges

A Forsyth County grand jury recently indicted a Cumming man for a second time on drug and driving under the influence charges.

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Motorcyclist injured in north Forsyth crash

Motorcyclist injured in north Forsyth crash

NORTH FORSYTH -- A driver was injured after he was ejected from his motorcycle during a crash in north Forsyth Friday at the afternoon rush hour.

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Grand jury: more than 10 pounds of pot found in car in Cumming

Grand jury: more than 10 pounds of pot found in car in Cumming

CUMMING -- A Forsyth County grand jury recently indicted a Suwanee man on charges of marijuana trafficking and possession with intent to distribute after more than ...

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Adlen Robinson: Things our children, grandchildren won’t remember

I love my computer as much as the next person. I absolutely adore instant acquisition of knowledge. Still, there are so many things our children ...

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Rich: I’m thinking of going off the grid for a while

One summer night, a few years before Mama died, I tried to call her but there was no answer. An hour later with still no ...

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Adlen Robinson: Fancy salmon that is easy

Pretty much everybody knows salmon is good for you. Loaded with healthy omega 3’s, salmon is easily one of the best protein choices you ...

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Bell Research Center to move to downtown Cumming

Bell Research Center to move to downtown Cumming

A local historical research center recently realized a dream of many readers after receiving so many new books that they need a new facility.

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Age Well Forsyth donates TV to seniors

Age Well Forsyth donates TV to seniors

CUMMING -- Age Well Foryth recently donated a smart TV to the Charles Place Senior Center which will be used in the various programs at the ...

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Ga. 400 to open first Forsyth expansion Oct. 5

Ga. 400 to open first Forsyth expansion Oct. 5

SOUTH FORSYTH -- Nearly two years after Forsyth County voters approved a $200 million transportation bond to help deal with traffic issues, part of a new ...

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This Week in Forsyth County History: Sept. 25-Oct. 1

This Week in Forsyth County History: Sept. 25-Oct. 1

Do you remember what happened in your community 20 years ago? How about 40? Or have you moved to Forsyth County since then and are ...

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Forsyth County restaurant inspections Sept. 1-16

Forsyth County restaurant inspections Sept. 1-16

Following are the food service businesses that were inspected by the Forsyth County Environmental Department between Sept. 1-16, 2016.

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City approves Sanders Road guardrail agreement

City approves Sanders Road guardrail agreement

Agreements have been reached between the city of Cumming and Forsyth County for a new guardrail on Sanders Road.

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Bell Research Center to move to downtown Cumming

Bell Research Center to move to downtown Cumming

CUMMING -- A local historical research center recently realized a dream of many readers after receiving so many new books that they need a new facility.

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2017 Forsyth County budget sent to commissioners with changes

2017 Forsyth County budget sent to commissioners with changes

FORSYTH COUNTY -- After months of preparation, the county’s 2017 budget is headed the Forsyth County Board of Com-missioners.

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32 FCS students named National Merit semifinalists

32 FCS students named National Merit semifinalists

Every public high school in Forsyth County was represented on the list of 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program semifinalists, a pool that recognizes students with ...

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Forsyth County County manager announces retirement

Forsyth County County manager announces retirement

A top Forsyth County official has announced his retirement.

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136-lot subdivision may come to north Forsyth

136-lot subdivision may come to north Forsyth

Planning commission board members suggested a few tweaks to a proposed 136-lot subdivision in northwest Forsyth at a work session Tuesday night.

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Cumming Utilities Department wins state award

Cumming Utilities Department wins state award

The city of Cumming’s utilities department was this week recognized for keeping an impressive streak going.

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Former Cumming Waves swimmer medals in Rio Paralympics

Former Cumming Waves swimmer medals in Rio Paralympics

CUMMING -- A running joke with the Paralympic Team USA swimmers is that their medals – a hefty number – from the Rio games are worth just a ...

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