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Six injured in Dawsonville Highway collision

Six injured in Dawsonville Highway collision

Three people were seriously injured, with one being flown to Atlanta Medical Center, in a two-vehicle wreck Thursday afternoon on Dawsonville Highway.

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Authorities: Two men charged with possessing child porn

Authorities: Two men charged with possessing child porn

Two Gainesville men are accused of possessing child pornography, according to authorities.

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A look inside new schools in southwest Forsyth

A look inside new schools in southwest Forsyth

SOUTHWEST FORSYTH -- Students will not enter the halls and classrooms of Brandywine Elementary and DeSana Middle schools until this August, but school system staff and ...

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BOE marks groundbreaking for Denmark High School

BOE marks groundbreaking for Denmark High School

SOUTHWEST FORSYTH -- In a field surrounded by trees and farmhouses, Forsyth County Schools staff and board members broke ground Wednesday on what will become the ...

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Forsyth County high school graduations begin Saturday

Forsyth County high school graduations begin Saturday

FORSYTH COUNTY -- Another group of teenagers will take their turn throughout the next few days to walk across the stage, shake the hand of their ...

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Dawson boy, 11, dies after dirt bike crash

Dawson boy, 11, dies after dirt bike crash

DAWSON COUNTY -- A charity page to assist with final expenses has been set up in memory of a Dawson County boy involved in a dirt ...

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Annual Memorial Day ceremony set for Friday in Cumming

Annual Memorial Day ceremony set for Friday in Cumming

CUMMING — Area veterans will be recognized and remembered at a ceremony this week.

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Commission continues talks for 2017 Forsyth budget

Commission continues talks for 2017 Forsyth budget

FORSYTH COUNTY — The process of finalizing the 2017 Forsyth County budget is in full swing, and the county is looking at all kinds of ways ...

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Temple in south Forsyth seeking housing for priests

Temple in south Forsyth seeking housing for priests

SOUTH FORSYTH — Forsyth County’s planning board is reviewing the potential addition of accessory housing for priests at a temple in south Forsyth.

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Forsyth County revives plan to widen Pilgrim Mill Road

Forsyth County revives plan to widen Pilgrim Mill Road

CUMMING — Forsyth County is planning to move forward with its longtime plan for widening Pilgrim Mill Road from the Cumming city limits to Holtzclaw Road.

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Voters decide local, state nominees in Forsyth

Voters decide local, state nominees in Forsyth

FORSYTH COUNTY – It appears Forsyth County residents have the answers to all but one of the primary elections for local and state officials that took ...

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Cindy Jones Mills wins re-election to Forsyth commission

Cindy Jones Mills wins re-election to Forsyth commission

NORTH FORSYTH – In the two contested races for seats on the Forsyth County commission, one winner has been declared, while the other will take a ...

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Lauren McDonald III elected as Forsyth County coroner

Lauren McDonald III elected as Forsyth County coroner

FORSYTH COUNTY – Forsyth County voters welcomed back a familiar face to be their coroner Tuesday.

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Incumbents sweep Forsyth Board of Education races

Incumbents sweep Forsyth Board of Education races

FORSYTH COUNTY – Three races for seats on the Forsyth County Board of Education were on the ballot in Tuesday’s General Primary, and all three ...

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Todd Jones wins state House District 25 seat

Todd Jones wins state House District 25 seat

SOUTH FORSYTH – In the only race Tuesday for a seat on Forsyth's state legislative delegation with no incumbent, political newcomer Todd Jones earned the ...

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Forsyth deputy uses Narcan to save teen from heroin overdose

Forsyth deputy uses Narcan to save teen from heroin overdose

FORSYTH COUNTY — A local deputy has been hailed for saving a teenager’s life early Monday morning by using an anti-overdose drug that reverses the ...

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Forsyth football program teaches safety

FORSYTH COUNTY — Football, like many sports, has certain risks inherent with playing the game, but local youth athletic leagues are hoping to minimize some of ...

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Forsyth, Dawson firefighters working and living together

Forsyth, Dawson firefighters working and living together

NORTH FORSYTH — Last week, firefighter companies from Dawson and Forsyth counties each responded to a call from their dispatchers to a car wreck near the ...

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Forysth County Schools holds stance on transgender bathroom directive

Forysth County Schools holds stance on transgender bathroom directive

FORSYTH COUNTY — Officials with the Forsyth County school system have not changed their stance on a recent directive from the Obama administration about transgender students ...

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Ron Freeman wins Forsyth County sheriff race

Ron Freeman wins Forsyth County sheriff race

CUMMING – Hugging, cheering and even some joyful tears flowed at the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge in Cumming Tuesday night as Ron Freeman, the presumptive ...

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Forsyth County 2016 General Primary election results

Forsyth County 2016 General Primary election results

FORSYTH COUNTY – Polls in Forsyth County and throughout Georgia have closed, with all 20 precincts reporting.

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Officials: Voting not affected after transformer fire outside north Forsyth precinct

Officials: Voting not affected after transformer fire outside north Forsyth precinct

NORTH FORSYTH – Voters and poll workers at Sawnee Mountain Park got a surprise Tuesday morning when a transformer just outside the polling location caught fire ...

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Election 2016 – What you need to know to vote today in Forsyth County

FORSYTH COUNTY – Today is the final day Forsyth voters have to show their support for their preferred Republican or Democratic candidates running for local and ...

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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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Child in critical condition following 4-wheeler wreck

Child in critical condition following 4-wheeler wreck

An 11-year-old child was listed in critical condition following a 4-wheeler wreck in western Dawson County Monday afternoon.

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Search ongoing at Lake Lanier for Gainesville woman

Search ongoing at Lake Lanier for Gainesville woman

The search has resumed for a Gainesville woman who has been missing since Wednesday night.

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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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Forsyth roads named for fallen firefighters

Forsyth roads named for fallen firefighters

FORSYTH COUNTY -- Since its inception, three firefighters with the Forsyth County Fire Department have died in the line of duty, and all three were honored ...

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Buford Hwy. Overlay District approved

Buford Hwy. Overlay District approved

EAST FORSYTH – Supporters broke out in applause Thursday after members of the Forsyth County commission voted unanimously to approve the new Buford Highway Overlay District.

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Man’s foot severed in Lake Lanier boating incident, another man charged

Man’s foot severed in Lake Lanier boating incident, another man charged

GAINESVILLE — A Suwanee man suffered severe injuries to his feet, one of which was “a complete amputation,” after a boating incident Saturday on Lake Lanier ...

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