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Governor touts Lanier Tech expansion in signing state budget

Governor touts Lanier Tech expansion in signing state budget

OAKWOOD — Gov. Nathan Deal flew into Hall County by helicopter Monday morning to sign the $23.7 billion state budget for the 2017 fiscal year ...

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UNG offering cyber security summer camp for high school students

UNG offering cyber security summer camp for high school students

DAHLONEGA — The University of North Georgia is holding a free two-week residential National Cyber Warrior Academy on its Dahlonega Campus for high school students interested ...

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West, South take awards for musical theater

West, South take awards for musical theater

FORSYTH COUNTY -- High schools drama departments in Forsyth County received three awards and one scholarship earlier this month at the state’s most prestigious level ...

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Forsyth Central’s Miranda finalist for state's top teacher

Forsyth Central’s Miranda finalist for state's top teacher

CUMMING — Last year’s top educator for Forsyth County Schools has been named one of 10 finalists for Georgia’s 2017 Teacher of the Year.

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Vickery Creek Elementary School teacher shaves head for cause

Vickery Creek Elementary School teacher shaves head for cause

SOUTH FORSYTH — Amy Rodriguez hates cancer.

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Debate series resumes with District 5 Forsyth County Board of Education

Debate series resumes with District 5 Forsyth County Board of Education

FORSYTH COUNTY — The debate Monday for candidates seeking the District 5 seat on the Forsyth County Board of Education saw an educator, a father and ...

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District 3 school board candidates want to maintain Forsyth’s success

District 3 school board candidates want to maintain Forsyth’s success

FORSYTH COUNTY — Two candidates vying for a Board of Education seat that represents the fastest-growing district in Forsyth County squared off in a debate Monday ...

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New Lakeside Middle principal coming from Forsyth Central

New Lakeside Middle principal coming from Forsyth Central

CUMMING — The principal’s office at a middle school near Cumming will have a new nameplate on its desk this fall.

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Forsyth County Education Foundation to fund teacher innovation

Forsyth County Education Foundation to fund teacher innovation

FORSYTH COUNTY — A committee appointed by the Forsyth County Board of Education has announced it will be awarding grants to teachers for innovative projects.

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Board of Education renames school in Forsyth County

Board of Education renames school in Forsyth County

CUMMING — One of Forsyth County’s alternative public schools will open its doors this fall under a new name aimed at better reflecting its mission.

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Firm selected to build Denmark High School

Firm selected to build Denmark High School

SOUTH FORSYTH — Denmark High School took another step forward Thursday night when the Forsyth County Board of Education selected a general contractor to oversee design ...

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School ballot amendment met with skepticism at Forsyth meeting

School ballot amendment met with skepticism at Forsyth meeting

CUMMING — A proposed constitutional amendment for low-performing schools in Georgia was the focus of a town hall meeting Wednesday night, with no one in attendance ...

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Forsyth County school chief refutes sheriff candidate's campaign pledge on SROs

Forsyth County school chief refutes sheriff candidate's campaign pledge on SROs

FORSYTH COUNTY — In what he described as an effort to clarify two points stirred by questions from the public, the head of the Forsyth County ...

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Report: Forsyth County high schools among best in state, nation

Report: Forsyth County high schools among best in state, nation

FORSYTH COUNTY — Three high schools in Forsyth County were named in the top 25 in Georgia, and four earned national recognition, according to an annual ...

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Congressman holding Service Academy Day

Congressman holding Service Academy Day

FORSYTH COUNTY — Forsyth County high school students interested in attending a military service academy after graduation soon will have the chance to learn more about ...

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Forsyth County schools begin Georgia Milestones testing

Forsyth County schools begin Georgia Milestones testing

FORSYTH COUNTY — It’s that time of the year in Georgia public schools again. Time for prom, warmer weather and state standardized testing.

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Lambert senior appointed to Naval Academy

Lambert senior appointed to Naval Academy

SOUTH FORSYTH – A high school senior in Forsyth County is one step closer to determining what life will be like next year after being accepted ...

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State champion speller from south Forsyth preps for national bee

State champion speller from south Forsyth preps for national bee

SOUTH FORSYTH — When Akshat Gautam correctly spelled “vaporetto” on March 18, he became the first Forsyth County student to win the Georgia Association of Educators ...

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Special Olympics Forsyth County holds spring games

Special Olympics Forsyth County holds spring games

CUMMING — The weather Friday may have been dreary and rainy, but the smiles could not have been brighter.

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Election 2016 — Forsyth BOE District 3 focus on growth

Election 2016 — Forsyth BOE District 3 focus on growth

WEST FORSYTH — Crowded schools have been at the forefront of conversations relating to Forsyth County for some years, and the upcoming election cycle is sure ...

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Election 2016 — Forsyth BOE District 5 draws large field

Election 2016 — Forsyth BOE District 5 draws large field

EAST FORSYTH — In a seat that hasn’t turned over since 2001, and on an elected body that has seen little change in 15 years ...

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Pinecrest Academy senior receives Naval ROTC scholarship

Pinecrest Academy senior receives Naval ROTC scholarship

SOUTH FORSYTH — A local high school senior recently received a four-year Naval ROTC full scholarship at a Southeastern college.

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Substitute teacher involved in fight with child, Forsyth school employee

Substitute teacher involved in fight with child, Forsyth school employee

NORTHWEST FORSYTH — A mother who previously served as a substitute teacher in Forsyth County received a criminal trespass warning as a result of an altercation ...

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Ghost Out at West Forsyth High targets teen DUI prevention

Ghost Out at West Forsyth High targets teen DUI prevention

WEST FORSYTH — Above the sirens, a medical helicopter and cries of help from both the teenagers trapped inside a vehicle, the sights stood out the ...

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North Forsyth student wins state essay contest

North Forsyth student wins state essay contest

NORTH FORSYTH —An essay by Chandler Kelley, a senior at North Forsyth High School, was chosen from among 42,000 entries as the state winner ...

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26 from Forsyth named finalists for Governor’s Honor Program

26 from Forsyth named finalists for Governor’s Honor Program

FORSYTH COUNTY — Students from every public school in Forsyth County were named as finalists for a prestigious residential summer program put on by the state.

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New high school in Cumming will cost $42M to build

New high school in Cumming will cost $42M to build

CUMMING — The price appears to have increased for a new alternative public high school in Forsyth County.

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South Forsyth senior has cancer research published in medical journal

South Forsyth senior has cancer research published in medical journal

SOUTH FORSYTH — Many students work hard to receive top academic honors and participate in extracurricular activities to boost their resume for college applications, but one ...

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Lambert student named president of state FBLA

Lambert student named president of state FBLA

SOUTH FORSYTH — A Lambert High School junior recently won the election to become the next state president of a business leadership club.

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South Forsyth High students take top technology honors

South Forsyth High students take top technology honors

SOUTH FORSYTH — Students from South Forsyth High School recently took home many top honors at a state technology competition.

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