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Middle school robotics teams compete at world event

Middle school robotics teams compete at world event

Robotics teams from three Forsyth County middle schools made an impression at the recent world championship, with one school bringing home the top award.

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Learning to lead: Lambert grad manages local Student Painters

Learning to lead: Lambert grad manages local Student Painters

While home for the summer, many college students from Forsyth County may be looking for jobs to make some money before classes start back.

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Habitat for Humanity begins construction on two north Forsyth homes

Habitat for Humanity begins construction on two north Forsyth homes

Two families are one nail closer to owning their own homes in north Forsyth after a local nonprofit helped them begin the build.

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Blessing of Dogs on Saturday at Deer Creek Shores Presbyterian Church

CUMMING — Dog owners can bring their pets to Deer Creek Shores Presbyterian Church on Saturday to have them blessed at a family — and dog — day ...

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State parks mark 85 years with geocaching game

State parks mark 85 years with geocaching game

GAINESVILLE — It’s a little bit high-tech gaming and a little bit old-fashioned treasure hunting.

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Forsyth County fire safety poster contest winners recognized

Forsyth County fire safety poster contest winners recognized

CUMMING — Three local third-graders were recently selected by the Forsyth County Fire Department as the winners of its sixth annual fire safety poster contest.

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Art and Innovation Fair at Little Mill showcases passion projects

Art and Innovation Fair at Little Mill showcases passion projects

NORTHWEST FORSYTH — Students at Little Mill Middle School held their second annual Art and Innovation Fair on Thursday afternoon, showcasing their creative and innovative passion ...

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Forsyth County family taking part in cycling fundraiser

SOUTH FORSYTH — A Forsyth County family with two children facing a rare neurological disease will be among those raising funds and awareness for the condition ...

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Forsyth County teens organize benefit pageant Saturday

WEST FORSYTH — Two Forsyth County teenagers are holding a pageant Saturday to benefit a family affected by cancer.

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North Forsyth senior lands musical theater college scholarship

North Forsyth senior lands musical theater college scholarship

NORTH FORSYTH — Alexandria Bagwell, a senior at North Forsyth High School, has signed a musical theater contract with The South Carolina School of the Arts ...

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Cumming First UMC holding food truck event

Cumming First UMC holding food truck event

CUMMING — Cumming First United Methodist Church will hold Food Truck Sunday on May 15.

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Annual Relay for Life of Forsyth County raises money, hope

CUMMING — The Cumming Fairgrounds was flooded with purple and superheroes Saturday as the annual Relay for Life of Forsyth County found participants walking for 12 ...

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Forsyth's library system kicks off summer reading campaign

Forsyth's library system kicks off summer reading campaign

FORSYTH COUNTY -- Students in Forsyth County can count on a few things as they near the end of the school year: finals, yearbooks and a ...

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Chattahoochee fifth-graders hold mock trials at courthouse

Chattahoochee fifth-graders hold mock trials at courthouse

CUMMING -- Forsyth County Superior Court took a fairytale turn Tuesday as Rumpelstiltskin and the Three Little Pigs were on trial.

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Relay for Life set for Saturday at Cumming Fairgrounds

Relay for Life set for Saturday at Cumming Fairgrounds

CUMMING — Superheroes will take over the Cumming Fairgrounds on Saturday with one goal — to battle cancer.

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National Day of Prayer observed in downtown Cumming

National Day of Prayer observed in downtown Cumming

CUMMING — The official observance of the Day of Prayer was held at 10 a.m. Thursday outside the old Forsyth County Courthouse in downtown Cumming.

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President commends South Forsyth student for service to community

President commends South Forsyth student for service to community

SOUTH FORSYTH — In a personal letter written from the White House, a South Forsyth High School student recently was recognized by President Barack Obama for ...

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Forsyth Optimist oratorical contest winners recognized

Forsyth Optimist oratorical contest winners recognized

CUMMING — The Forsyth County winners of the 2016 Optimist Club student oratorical competition were honored at a recent recognition luncheon held at Northside Hospital-Forsyth. 

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National Geographic fellow offers advice for longevity

GAINESVILLE — The secrets to a longer life are elusive, but simple.

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Lake Lanier Olympic Park drawing major events

Lake Lanier Olympic Park drawing major events

GAINESVILLE — The nation’s greatest canoe and kayak athletes have flocked to Gainesville this weekend to compete in one of the biggest challenges they may ...

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Author to hold book release party Saturday at Post Road Library

Author to hold book release party Saturday at Post Road Library

WEST FORSYTH — Middle and high school students are invited to get their spook on Saturday at the Post Road Library.

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Festive, fun Saturday on tap in Forsyth County

Festive, fun Saturday on tap in Forsyth County

FORSYTH COUNTY — Forsyth residents who enjoy getting outdoors and experiencing all the county has to offer are in luck this weekend as three large events ...

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‘My Fair Lady’ arrives at the Cumming Playhouse

‘My Fair Lady’ arrives at the Cumming Playhouse

CUMMING — Audiences will be swept up into the world of 1912 London during the Cumming Playhouse’s next major production, “My Fair Lady.”

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South Forsyth mom of 6 completes first Boston Marathon

South Forsyth mom of 6 completes first Boston Marathon

SOUTH FORSYTH — As could be expected, Carrie Meersman returned from her first Boston Marathon more excited than when she left.

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Celebrate Earth Day with Master Naturalists at Fowler Park

Celebrate Earth Day with Master Naturalists at Fowler Park

SOUTH FORSYTH — The Forsyth County Master Naturalists are celebrating Earth Day with an event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the ...

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Forsyth summer camp keeps kids academically engaged

FORSYTH COUNTY -- Spring break may have just ended, but the focus of many parents is already shifting to summer and ways to keep children occupied ...

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South Forsyth mom of six running Boston Marathon for charity

South Forsyth mom of six running Boston Marathon for charity

SOUTH FORSYTH — As Carrie Meersman crosses each of the 26 mile markers along the Boston Marathon route Monday, a different face will pop into her ...

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S.A.L.T. to hear from former FBI agent

S.A.L.T. to hear from former FBI agent

CUMMING — Seniors and Lawmen Together, or S.A.L.T., will hold a public meeting at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Reid Barn ...

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Student art, poetry featured in traveling exhibit at Hampton Park Library

Student art, poetry featured in traveling exhibit at Hampton Park Library

NORTH FORSYTH — North Forsyth is known for its still-rural landscape and outdoor amenities, but a new kind of river will flow through the area starting ...

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Forsyth Central winter guard wins regional championship

Forsyth Central winter guard wins regional championship

CUMMING — Part of a high school band recently earned top honors at a regional competition, marking the first time in more than six years the ...

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