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Road impact fees a concern for proposed south Forsyth subdivision

Road impact fees a concern for proposed south Forsyth subdivision

A developer looking to build a 51-unit subdivision on Melody Mizer Lane in south Forsyth may run into problems regarding road impact fee credits due ...

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Tennessee River probable topic at annual Lake Lanier Association meeting

Tennessee River probable topic at annual Lake Lanier Association meeting

A Tennessee-Georgia border issue that caused a stir a few years ago may resurface at the Lake Lanier Association’s annual meeting Saturday.

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Sharon Springs cityhood debated among Forsyth County officials

Sharon Springs cityhood debated among Forsyth County officials

SOUTH FORSYTH -- A proposed city in south Forsyth has local officials on all sides of the issue.

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Surveillance to be boosted at Forsyth County fire stations after rash of break-ins

Surveillance to be boosted at Forsyth County fire stations after rash of break-ins

Forsyth County is taking measures to protect firefighters’ property after recent break-ins have plagued several stations.

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$500K in pills seized in Hall County drug bust

$500K in pills seized in Hall County drug bust

HALL COUNTY - Authorities found more than $500,000 worth of pills in a Hall County home March 14, according to authorities.

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Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office seeking two suspects tied to west Forsyth car break-ins

Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office seeking two suspects tied to west Forsyth car break-ins

WEST FORSYTH— The Forsyth County Sheriff’s office is looking for two suspects tied to entering vehicles near Campground Road early Thursday morning.

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North Forsyth commercial moratorium extended

North Forsyth commercial moratorium extended

NORTH FORSYTH -- A moratorium on commercial zonings in north Forsyth will go on a little longer.

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Sharon Forks expansion under way

Sharon Forks expansion under way

SOUTH FORSYTH -- Construction crews are making progress at the Sharon Forks Library, which is currently undergoing an expansion.

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CDC: Suicide increasing, especially in non-metro areas

CDC: Suicide increasing, especially in non-metro areas

CUMMING -- Kristen Vaughan thinks about her nephew, Samuel Barrow Jr., every day.

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Tax company to host food drive in Forsyth County

Tax company to host food drive in Forsyth County

CUMMING -- A local tax preparation company has a unique way to save on tax costs.

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Storm downs tree on Big Creek Greenway

Storm downs tree on Big Creek Greenway

SOUTH FORSYTH – Two portions of the Big Creek Greenway are temporarily closed due to damage from the storm that passed through Forsyth County and north ...

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15 year-old Forsyth County resident operating very successful antiques business

15 year-old Forsyth County resident operating very successful antiques business

Fifteen-year-old Allen Shrewsbury is the youngest antiques dealer at south Forsyth’s Lakewood 400 Antiques Market. He is also one of the most successful.

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South Forsyth Kohl’s peeping Tom identified, arrested

South Forsyth Kohl’s peeping Tom identified, arrested

SOUTH FORSYTH — A man suspected of recording a woman with his smartphone while she was in a Kohl’s dressing room in south Forsyth has ...

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North Forsyth family displaced in house fire caused by Tuesday night storm

North Forsyth family displaced in house fire caused by Tuesday night storm

Strong winds, rain, lightning and some hail blew through Forsyth County Tuesday night, damaging homes and bringing trees and power lines down on roadways.

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Hall man rescued after tree falls into bedroom

Hall man rescued after tree falls into bedroom

HALL COUNTY -- Emergency crews rescued a man who was trapped Tuesday night when a tree fell into the bedroom of his mobile home near Gainesville ...

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Strong storms kill 1 in north Georgia, damage homes across the South

Strong storms kill 1 in north Georgia, damage homes across the South

ATLANTA (AP) — Severe storms caused at least one death, damaged homes, downed trees and knocked out power as areas around the South were pounded with ...

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Annual Forsyth County Ghost Out reenactment shows fatal consequences of drunk driving

Annual Forsyth County Ghost Out reenactment shows fatal consequences of drunk driving

A voice, not that of an adult but also not that of an unaware child, screamed from within a smashed vehicle in the parking lot ...

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Sharon Springs cityhood bill to be reintroduced

Sharon Springs cityhood bill to be reintroduced

A south Forsyth lawmaker plans to introduce a second attempt at legislation to create a new city in south Forsyth.

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Construction starting again on Ga. 400 in Forsyth County

Construction starting again on Ga. 400 in Forsyth County

FORSYTH COUNTY -- With many gearing up for the sunshine and warmth of the upcoming spring and summer months, construction crews are also preparing for the ...

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New power poles popping up from Cumming to south Forsyth

New power poles popping up from Cumming to south Forsyth

CUMMING -- Drivers may have noticed some big, new powerlines going up in Forsyth County.

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Hawkins elected as Forsyth GOP Chair

Hawkins elected as Forsyth GOP Chair

The Forsyth County Republican Party has a new chairman.

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Sawnee Association of the Arts art sale begins Thursday

Sawnee Association of the Arts art sale begins Thursday

CUMMING -- Local artists will soon have their work on display in downtown Cumming.

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Storms topple trees, power lines, injure at least one in Forsyth County

Storms topple trees, power lines, injure at least one in Forsyth County

***UPDATE: (11 a.m.) FORSYTH COUNTY -- Sawnee EMC's outage map shows only about 600 customers remain without power, with 374 of those being in ...

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Officials warn of 60 mph winds blowing through Forsyth County

Officials warn of 60 mph winds blowing through Forsyth County

***UPDATE: (9:58 p.m.) CUMMING -- The Forsyth County Sheriff's Office is asking motorists to stay off roadways in to remain inside their homes ...

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Thunderstorms approaching Cumming may produce hail

Thunderstorms approaching Cumming may produce hail

***UPDATE: (3:30 p.m.) CUMMING – A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect until 11 p.m. Tuesday for north and central Georgia, with the ...

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Manhole overflow spills 2,000 gallons of gray water into west Forsyth creek

Manhole overflow spills 2,000 gallons of gray water into west Forsyth creek

WEST FORSYTH — More than 4,000 gallons of waste water spill overflowed from two west Forsyth manholes Sunday, with 2,000 gallons entering nearby Cheatham ...

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Paddle Georgia applications open for teachers

Paddle Georgia applications open for teachers

Georgia educators now have the opportunity to get their feet wet on a weeklong canoe and kayak trip on the Etowah River, which is scheduled ...

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South Forsyth shelter approved to let dogs out during day

South Forsyth shelter approved to let dogs out during day

SOUTH FORSYTH -- A recent commission decision should mean some happy dogs in south Forsyth.

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Fundraiser to honor late south Forsyth resident

Fundraiser to honor late south Forsyth resident

SOUTH FORSYTH -- A non-profit will soon host its first event in memory of a south Forsyth County resident.

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Forsyth County restaurant inspections: February 2017

Forsyth County restaurant inspections: February 2017

Following are the food service businesses that were inspected by the Forsyth County Environmental Department in February 2017. A score of 69 or less is ...

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