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North Forsyth educator posts racist Facebook comments about Michelle Obama

North Forsyth educator posts racist Facebook comments about Michelle Obama

NORTH FORSYTH -- A Forsyth County Schools paraprofessional has been put in the spotlight after officials were made aware of social media posts she made recently ...

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South Forsyth woman pleads guilty to rape, child molestation

South Forsyth woman pleads guilty to rape, child molestation

Just more than four months after a south Forsyth woman turned herself into law enforcement on charges of inappropriate sexual contact with a minor, she ...

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Jury: south Forsyth man guilty of murdering longtime girlfriend’s adult son

Jury: south Forsyth man guilty of murdering longtime girlfriend’s adult son

A Forsyth County Superior Court jury has convicted a man for the 2015 fatal shooting of his longtime girlfriend’s 25-year-old son.

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Forsyth planning board denies cell tower, approves church, neighborhood

Forsyth planning board denies cell tower, approves church, neighborhood

Church next to Denmark High School to hire traffic officer

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Residents talk growth at hearing for Forsyth County 20-year plan

Residents talk growth at hearing for Forsyth County 20-year plan

Forsyth County residents had an opportunity this week to voice their thoughts on a plan that will drive county land use for the next two ...

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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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