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Young Forsyth acting talent boosts short film

Young Forsyth acting talent boosts short film

FORSYTH COUNTY — A short film shot in Forsyth County has left those involved in its production feeling “Empowered.”

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Clifford the Big Red Dog visiting Forsyth County

Clifford the Big Red Dog visiting Forsyth County

CUMMING — Get ready to bring some extra-large dog treats to the library this week because Clifford the Big Red Dog will be visiting Forsyth County.

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Revival at mountain church has uninvited guest

Revival at mountain church has uninvited guest

DAWSONVILLE — The congregation at High Shoals Baptist Church had an unexpected visitor as members arrived for their recent revival.

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Forsyth County library system to welcome author of ‘The Help’

Forsyth County library system to welcome author of ‘The Help’

FORSYTH COUNTY -- September marks the month for local libraries to hold various programs and speakers for the annual Forsyth Reads Together program, and the headlining ...

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Forsyth County resident reflects on century as he turns 100

Forsyth County resident reflects on century as he turns 100

FORSYTH COUNTY -- On Aug. 8, Forsyth County resident James Hallard “Hoy” Williams celebrated his 100th birthday, albeit somewhat reluctantly.

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Dancer from Cumming joins Nashville Ballet

Dancer from Cumming joins Nashville Ballet

SOUTH FORSYTH — A local dancer spent part of her summer developing her ballet technique and performance skills in Nashville, Tenn., where the instructors liked her ...

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Forsyth County family gives back after cancer experience

Forsyth County family gives back after cancer experience

SOUTH FORSYTH — When staff members walked up to Kirsten Atfield, she immediately directed them to her younger brother, Trey. He had been diagnosed in 2005 ...

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South grad reflects on experience at Special Olympics World Games

South grad reflects on experience at Special Olympics World Games

SOUTH FORSYTH — One Special Olympics athlete from Forsyth County experienced an opportunity of a lifetime by competing in the 2015 Special Olympics World Games in ...

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Forsyth County author to lead seminar at Sharon Forks Library

Forsyth County author to lead seminar at Sharon Forks Library

SOUTH FORSYTH -- A Forsyth County author will be teaching a seminar about plot structure later this month at the Sharon Forks Library.

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Cool down this summer with sorbet

During this past winter, which was the coldest I can remember, I complained mightily for months about the cold. So much so, I promised not ...

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Longstreet Society looking to improve grounds near hotel in Gainesville

Longstreet Society looking to improve grounds near hotel in Gainesville

GAINESVILLE — From a street named after a civil rights icon, passing motorists now can see the stately remains of a restored hotel once owned by ...

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Meal delivery fundraiser benefits Forsyth County Child Advocacy Center

Meal delivery fundraiser benefits Forsyth County Child Advocacy Center

CUMMING — Hungry community members who want to give back can do so this week while also satisfying lunchtime woes of deciding where to grab grub.

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Hundreds of Forsyth area youth re-enact Mormon heritage in journey

Hundreds of Forsyth area youth re-enact Mormon heritage in journey

SUWANEE -- More than 300 youth and leaders of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints from across north Georgia recently undertook a three-day journey ...

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Cumming church holds service-themed camp

CUMMING — A group of local students recently went hands-on to the heart during a three-day service-themed camp.

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Pickleball coming to Coal Mountain courts

Pickleball coming to Coal Mountain courts

NORTH FORSYTH — A sport growing in popularity with senior citizens is getting some recognition from local parks officials.

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‘Annie Get Your Gun’ runs through Aug. 2 at Cumming Playhouse

‘Annie Get Your Gun’ runs through Aug. 2 at Cumming Playhouse

CUMMING -- Looking for some rootin’ tootin’ family fun this summer? Set your sights on the Cumming Playhouse as “Annie Get Your Gun” hits the stage ...

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Two families celebrate children’s survival

Two families celebrate children’s survival

CUMMING -- Two local families recently celebrated the continuing health of their premature babies and reunited with the medical staff at Northside Hospital System who cared ...

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Color Outside the Lines 5K is Saturday at the Cumming Fairgrounds

CUMMING — The Color Outside the Lines 5K is set for 8 a.m. Saturday at the Cumming Fairgrounds. 

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Cumming VVA supports foundation

Cumming VVA supports foundation

CUMMING — The Cumming Chapter 1030 of the Vietnam Veterans of America recently donated $500 to the Georgia National Guard Family Support Foundation.

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46th annual Cracker Fly-In set for Saturday

46th annual Cracker Fly-In set for Saturday

GAINESVILLE — An array of aircraft from small Cessnas to biplanes as well as a Lockheed Electra A-12, made famous in films about Amelia Earhart, will ...

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Hampton Park Library to host talk for tweens with author of comics

Hampton Park Library to host talk for tweens with author of comics

NORTH FORSYTH -- An upcoming special library event in Forsyth County may be of interest to any young fans of comic books, graphic novels and the ...

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Cumming author wins French literary award

Cumming author wins French literary award

CUMMING — A Cumming author who recently won first place at the Paris Book Festival was inspired by her own experiences staying in a hotel near ...

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Forsyth interior designer shares sense of style in new book

Forsyth interior designer shares sense of style in new book

FORSYTH COUNTY — A local interior designer has published a new book showcasing her work.

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Pinecrest seniors attend TBS leadership institute

Pinecrest seniors attend TBS leadership institute

SOUTH FORSYTH -- Two rising seniors at a local high school were selected to attend the pioneer class of an elite summer leadership institute through 21st ...

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