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Merge lane shifted earlier on Ga. 400 NB in south Forsyth

Merge lane shifted earlier on Ga. 400 NB in south Forsyth

SOUTH FORSYTH – One left lane on Ga. 400 northbound is shortened and repositioned through Friday’s afternoon commute.

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Norman's Landing donates to children’s hospital

Norman's Landing donates to children’s hospital

SOUTH FORSYTH -- Bill Norman and Kim Vogel of Norman’s Landing and Walton Nelson of United Distributors present a check for $1,651.29 to ...

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Forsyth tops state in ACT scores

Forsyth tops state in ACT scores

FORSYTH COUNTY – Class may have recently started for children and teens, but college entrance exams are already earning Forsyth County Schools accolades.

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Barker House to be torn down on Sawnee Mountain

Barker House to be torn down on Sawnee Mountain

NORTH FORSYTH – One of the most notable, though empty, houses in Forsyth County will likely be coming down.

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Gainesville man accused of threatening Islamic leader, others with gun; kidnapping baby

Gainesville man accused of threatening Islamic leader, others with gun; kidnapping baby

A Gainesville man is accused of threatening people with an AK-47 rifle and kidnapping a baby, police said.

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Gainesville man charged in home invasion, assault

Gainesville man charged in home invasion, assault

A Gainesville man is charged with entering an apartment and pointing a gun at four people, police said.

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Third lane of Ga. 400 northbound opening delayed

Third lane of Ga. 400 northbound opening delayed

CUMMING -- The date marking the first opening of a third lane on Ga. 400 northbound has been changed and expanded.

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FBI seeking scruffy-bearded suspect from Roswell robbery

FBI seeking scruffy-bearded suspect from Roswell robbery

ROSWELL -- The FBI is looking for the public’s help in identifying a man who they say tried to rob a Bank of America branch ...

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Renovations ahead of schedule in Forsyth County schools

Renovations ahead of schedule in Forsyth County schools

FORSYTH COUNTY -- Though major additions to school campuses around Forsyth County have been completed, multiple projects continue to be underway, with some ahead of schedule.

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North Forsyth High FFA invites public to meeting

North Forsyth High FFA invites public to meeting

NORTH FORSYTH -- Now that the school year has settled into a post-first-day routine, one high school group is looking for community support.

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Cumming man arrested on  suspicion of trafficking meth

Cumming man arrested on suspicion of trafficking meth

CUMMING – A Cumming man was arrested after a traffic stop Sunday, Aug. 14 for suspected trafficking in methamphetamine.

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No new leads in North Forsyth High fire

No new leads in North Forsyth High fire

NORTH FORSYTH -- Forsyth County Fire Department investigators said they have no new leads in the Friday, Aug. 12 fire at North Forsyth High School, according ...

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Authorities release information on south Forsyth armed robbery suspect

Authorities release information on south Forsyth armed robbery suspect

SOUTH FORSYTH – An armed robbery occurred about 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Foothills Community Bank on Bethelview Road, according to officials with the Forsyth ...

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Suspect at large after armed bank robbery in south Forsyth

Suspect at large after armed bank robbery in south Forsyth

SOUTH FORSYTH – An armed robbery occurred about 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Foothills Community Bank on Bethelview Road, according to officials with the Forsyth ...

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Islamic group asks Justice Department to review Newton County's actions on moratorium

Islamic group asks Justice Department to review Newton County's actions on moratorium

COVINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Justice has been alerted by the Georgia chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) to a moratorium on ...

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Hundreds gather at Newton County courthouse to discuss mosque

Hundreds gather at Newton County courthouse to discuss mosque

COVINGTON -- Around 50 people spoke in front of the Newton County Board of Commissioners and hundreds of their fellow residents during a town hall meeting ...

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Forsyth government discussing business incentive changes

Forsyth government discussing business incentive changes

A Forsyth County group will take a look at future business in the county.

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Bojangles opens at Hammond’s Crossing in north Forsyth

Bojangles opens at Hammond’s Crossing in north Forsyth

NORTH FORSYTH -- If the first two shifts were any indication, Bojangles will be a welcome addition to Hammond’s Crossing.

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Black bear spotted in east Forsyth

Black bear spotted in east Forsyth

EAST FORSYTH -- While most in Forsyth County residents may not want visitors interrupting their Monday morning coffee, Allen Key didn’t mind too much.

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Authorities: Gainesville man struck person holding baby with car, fired gun into crowd

Authorities: Gainesville man struck person holding baby with car, fired gun into crowd

A Gainesville man faces seven counts of aggravated assault after allegedly hitting a person with a car and firing a gun, according to authorities.

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Weapons taken after truck smashes into Buford store

Weapons taken after truck smashes into Buford store

BUFORD - A pickup truck smashed through a Buford business Sunday morning, followed by suspects taking rifles and pistols from the store.

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Forsyth Central robotics team takes tall strides

Forsyth Central robotics team takes tall strides

A local team was invited to a big competition this summer.

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North Forsyth grad’s app valued at $5 million

North Forsyth grad’s app valued at $5 million

A 2010 North Forsyth High School graduate is attracting a number of investors with a new event-viewing app he and two college friends recently developed.

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Impact fees bring in $5M to Forsyth in 2015

Impact fees bring in $5M to Forsyth in 2015

FORSYTH COUNTY -- More than $5 million was collected in Forsyth County impact fees in 2015.

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Two Habitat homes dedicated in north Forsyth

Two Habitat homes dedicated in north Forsyth

Two families in north Forsyth were welcomed to their new homes by friends and an entire community.

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Forsyth County library system celebrating 20 years

Forsyth County library system celebrating 20 years

CUMMING -- This summer 20 years ago, the landscape of county amenities and partnerships in education changed forever when the Forsyth County Public Library launched its ...

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When I Grow Up: Cumming Elementary

When I Grow Up: Cumming Elementary

“I have many ideas, but one of them is being a cook or an engineer or fixing computers. The two of them – fixing computers and ...

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Forsyth County Schools officials project 50K students by 2018

Forsyth County Schools officials project 50K students by 2018

FORSYTH COUNTY -- This may come as a shock to no one who has lived in Forsyth County for even a short amount of time, but ...

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State Senate candidate opens campaign office in Cumming

State Senate candidate opens campaign office in Cumming

SOUTH FORSYTH -- Democratic state Senate candidate Daniel Blackman has opened a new campaign office in downtown Cumming and will hold an open house at the ...

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Episcopal Church in Cumming marks building expansion

Episcopal Church in Cumming marks building expansion

CUMMING -- Organ music echoed through the room, and voices rang out at The Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit on Wednesday evening.

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