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Two large developments proposed in south Forsyth

Two large developments proposed in south Forsyth

SOUTH FORSYTH — Plans for two massive mixed use developments in south Forsyth, totaling more than 750 homes, have been filed with the county’s planning ...

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Forsyth County Slugfest benefits Northside NICU

Forsyth County Slugfest benefits Northside NICU

CUMMING — Northside Hospital-Forsyth recently received a donation from an annual fundraiser baseball tournament.

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New traffic signals planned along Ga. 400 corridor

New traffic signals planned along Ga. 400 corridor

DAWSONVILLE — In response to increased commercial development in the area, motorists can expect to see new traffic signals along the Ga. 400 corridor within the ...

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Suspects sought in theft of MacBooks from store in The Collection at Forsyth

Suspects sought in theft of MacBooks from store in The Collection at Forsyth

SOUTH FORSYTH — Authorities are looking for two suspects who reportedly stole eight Apple MacBook computers from a store in The Collection at Forsyth on Sunday ...

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Sewer approved for new Kroger center southwest of Cumming

Sewer approved for new Kroger center southwest of Cumming

FORSYTH COUNTY — The sewer rate has been established for a new Kroger-anchored development and Dunkin Donuts southwest of Cumming.

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Toyota dealership breaks ground on Hwy. 20 site

Toyota dealership breaks ground on Hwy. 20 site

EAST FORSYTH — Dirt was thrown with gold shovels Wednesday as Beaver Toyota broke ground at the site of its future dealership on Buford Highway, though ...

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Sawnee EMC offering new rebate program

Sawnee EMC offering new rebate program

CUMMING — Sawnee EMC recently announced a new program designed for members who have an Internet-connected HVAC thermostat, also known as a “smart” thermostat.

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Walmart addresses questions about new store in north Forsyth

Walmart addresses questions about new store in north Forsyth

NORTH FORSYTH — Officials with Walmart offered an update Thursday night on the retailer’s plan to build a super center in north Forsyth and attempted ...

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Forsyth County extends ban on some residential zonings

Forsyth County extends ban on some residential zonings

CUMMING — Forsyth County’s ban on new zoning applications for three residential categories has been further extended and could possibly last until the end of ...

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DOT seeks Forsyth County match for facelift to Hwy. 141

DOT seeks Forsyth County match for facelift to Hwy. 141

SOUTH FORSYTH — Additional funding could be on its way to spruce up a well-traveled south Forsyth corridor.

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Sawnee EMC awards scholarships to 9 Forsyth seniors

Sawnee EMC awards scholarships to 9 Forsyth seniors

CUMMING — A Cumming-based electric services cooperative recently helped nine local high school seniors prepare for upcoming college finances.

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Final hearing set on Buford Highway Overlay District

Final hearing set on Buford Highway Overlay District

EAST FORSYTH — A set of design standards for one of Forsyth County’s busiest east-west corridors is closer to being implemented.

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ARC forecast: Forsyth’s population to double by 2040

ARC forecast: Forsyth’s population to double by 2040

FORSYTH COUNTY — We may not know what the weather will be a week from now, but thanks to a forecast from the Atlanta Regional Commission ...

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Officials to give update on north Forsyth Walmart

Officials to give update on north Forsyth Walmart

NORTH FORSYTH — Representatives of Walmart are scheduled to discuss the development of a new super center in north Forsyth during the May 5 meeting of ...

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Large proposed subdivision in south Forsyth to start over

Large proposed subdivision in south Forsyth to start over

SOUTH FORSYTH — In what came as a surprise Tuesday night to Forsyth’s planning board and neighbors who attended the group’s monthly public hearing ...

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Utility workers added to state’s ‘move over’ law

Utility workers added to state’s ‘move over’ law

ATLANTA — Utility linemen are about to join the ranks of law enforcement, public safety and transportation personnel who will be better protected from motorists while ...

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Greenleaf saga in north Forsyth coming to close with demolition

Greenleaf saga in north Forsyth coming to close with demolition

NORTH FORSYTH — The demolition of a long-ago abandoned and unfinished subdivision in north Forsyth could be completed soon, though some headaches will remain for county ...

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Forsyth’s state legislative delegation reflects on 2016 session

Forsyth’s state legislative delegation reflects on 2016 session

CUMMING — For one member of Forsyth County’s state legislative delegation, a local business breakfast meeting Tuesday was likely one of his last in office.

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Next Food Trucks N’ Forsyth event pushed back to May 23

Next Food Trucks N’ Forsyth event pushed back to May 23

SOUTH FORSYTH — After the enthusiastic response to their initial event resulted in long lines, organizers of a monthly food truck rally have decided to push ...

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Movie 'Baby Driver,' which stars Kevin Spacey, Jamie Foxx, films in Gainesville

Movie 'Baby Driver,' which stars Kevin Spacey, Jamie Foxx, films in Gainesville

GAINESVILLE — The old Regions Bank in downtown Gainesville transformed over the weekend into a post office.

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Cumming-Forsyth County Chamber breakfast offers legislative recap

Cumming-Forsyth County Chamber breakfast offers legislative recap

CUMMING — The Cumming-Forsyth County Chamber of Commerce is holding a post-legislative breakfast at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday in the Sawnee EMC Auditorium.

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State economic official offers upbeat outlook at Forsyth chamber event

State economic official offers upbeat outlook at Forsyth chamber event

FORSYTH COUNTY — Georgia’s commissioner for economic development offered an optimistic outlook for state and local business prospects during an appearance Thursday night in Forsyth ...

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Proposal for distillery in Cumming revived

Proposal for distillery in Cumming revived

CUMMING — A distillery could be setting up shop in Cumming.

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Proposed large subdivision’s impact on new south Forsyth schools discussed

Proposed large subdivision’s impact on new south Forsyth schools discussed

SOUTH FORSYTH — The county’s planning board is reviewing a proposed rezoning that would bring a 286-unit subdivision to an area of south Forsyth that ...

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Renovations continue at Gainesville airport

Renovations continue at Gainesville airport

GAINESVILLE — The venerable Lee Gilmer Memorial Airport in Gainesville continues to undergo renovations in keeping with growing demand and expectations.

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Work on north Forsyth Walmart likely to start soon

Work on north Forsyth Walmart likely to start soon

NORTH FORSYTH — More than a decade in the making, construction of a Walmart supercenter in north Forsyth could begin soon, according to officials.

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Hit-and-run suspect causes $20K in damage at Bald Ridge Marina

Hit-and-run suspect causes $20K in damage at Bald Ridge Marina

CUMMING — Forsyth County Sheriff’s deputies are seeking information from the public about a hit-and-run suspect who caused an estimated $20,000 in damage over ...

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Northside Hospital-Forsyth offering non-surgical weight-loss procedure

Northside Hospital-Forsyth offering non-surgical weight-loss procedure

CUMMING — A new non-surgical weight-loss procedure that has been approved by the FDA is being offered at Northside Hospital.

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Food truck rally rolling into Forsyth County

Food truck rally rolling into Forsyth County

SOUTH FORSYTH -- With spring in full swing and summer right around the corner, any chance to get outside should be seized. And starting this Monday ...

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Eight Forsyth County businesses cited for underage alcohol sales

Eight Forsyth County businesses cited for underage alcohol sales

FORSYTH COUNTY — Employees at eight businesses in Forsyth County were cited for selling alcohol to minors during a routine undercover sweep Tuesday night.

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