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Automation Direct looking to expand in north Forsyth

Automation Direct looking to expand in north Forsyth

NORTH FORSYTH -- An e-commerce business with ties to Forsyth County is looking to expand in the area.

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Pinecrest families collect clothes for Louisiana flood victims

Pinecrest families collect clothes for Louisiana flood victims

SOUTH FORSYTH -- The world of social media is a strange place where simply trying to get rid of old furniture can lead to unexpected results.

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Proposed elderly care home in west Forsyth sparks concerns

Proposed elderly care home in west Forsyth sparks concerns

WEST FORSYTH -- The Forsyth County planning board discussed a zoning application Tuesday for a proposed personal care home in Cumming.

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Forsyth County Public Library marks 20-year milestone

Forsyth County Public Library marks 20-year milestone

FORSYTH COUNTY -- The usual quiet that circulates through libraries was replaced by a buzz of voices and energetic excitement Thursday evening.

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Foster Forsyth open houses set for this week

Foster Forsyth open houses set for this week

FORSYTH COUNTY -- Forsyth County residents will have two opportunities this week to learn more about and give input on the most recent draft of an ...

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Scholastic Student Spotlight: Lambert senior class president focused on energy crisis

Scholastic Student Spotlight: Lambert senior class president focused on energy crisis

Name: Cameron Reaves

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This Week in Forsyth County History: Aug. 28-Sept. 3

This Week in Forsyth County History: Aug. 28-Sept. 3

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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Work progressing on Hwy. 306

Work progressing on Hwy. 306

NORTH FORSYTH -- Road work on Keith Bridge Road (Hwy. 306) should be completed within about two months.

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Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office receives state accreditation

Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office receives state accreditation

FORSYTH COUNTY -- The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office was once again awarded certification from the State of Georgia Law Enforcement Certification Program.

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Surveillance footage shows armed south Forsyth bank robbery suspect

Surveillance footage shows armed south Forsyth bank robbery suspect

SOUTH FORSYTH – Forsyth County Sheriff’s investigators are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect involved in an armed robbery at the Foothills ...

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Motorcyclist injured in wreck on Buford Dam Road

Motorcyclist injured in wreck on Buford Dam Road

EAST FORSYTH -- Traffic was slowed to one lane of Buford Dam Road after a motorcyclist was injured in an accident on Friday morning.

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Proposed 200-plus lot subdivision in south Forsyth revisited

Proposed 200-plus lot subdivision in south Forsyth revisited

SOUTH FORSYTH -- The Forsyth County planning board discussed a revised zoning application Tuesday that would create a 229-lot subdivision in south Forsyth.

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Family Promise of Forsyth County to hold second annual bed race fundraiser

Family Promise of Forsyth County to hold second annual bed race fundraiser

FORSYTH COUNTY -- While staying in bed all weekend may not be an option for many, a select few will get to race around a track ...

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Senate candidate holds open house in Cumming

Senate candidate holds open house in Cumming

CUMMING -- A candidate seeking a state Senate seat opened a new office and met with Forsyth County voters this week.

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Work on two new Forsyth fire stations on track

Work on two new Forsyth fire stations on track

Construction on a pair of stations for the Forsyth County Fire Department is about halfway done.

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Annual tourney honors late north Forsyth golfer

Annual tourney honors late north Forsyth golfer

Earlier this year, three Forsyth County students received money from the Joe Dumphy Memorial Golf Scholarship, but the hope is many more students will become ...

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Zoning moratorium partially lifted by Forsyth commissioners

Zoning moratorium partially lifted by Forsyth commissioners

FORSYTH COUNTY -- A moratorium on one rezoning category currently in place will no longer apply to some developments.

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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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