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West Forsyth grad pens first novel at 25

West Forsyth grad pens first novel at 25

A West Forsyth High School grad is getting some attention after releasing her debut novel.

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Aspiring chefs from local schools travel to Italy

Aspiring chefs from local schools travel to Italy

Bubbling mozzarella oozed over the freshly-cooked pizza dough, the reds of fresh tomatoes and greens of recently-picked basil complimenting the white cheese.

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Forsyth County students send letters to soldiers

Forsyth County students send letters to soldiers

Some soldiers who couldn’t be home with their families on Thanksgiving received letters from Forsyth County students.

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Student calendar approved for next Forsyth County school year

Student calendar approved for next Forsyth County school year

The official calendar for next school year was uploaded to the Forsyth County Schools website Friday after the county’s Board of Education approved the ...

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Pinecrest honors young Holocaust victims

Pinecrest honors young Holocaust victims

SOUTH FORSYTH -- The soft petals of flowering daffodils shone brightly in the warm November sun, the yellow six-pointed flower contrasted against the browning grass below ...

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When I Grow Up: Midway Elementary

When I Grow Up: Midway Elementary

“[I want to be a surgeon] because I like helping people and saving lives. It’s really cool. I’ve been wanting to do it ...

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Forsyth County Schools out this week for Thanksgiving

Forsyth County Schools out this week for Thanksgiving

Forsyth County Schools will be closed for the week due to the Thanksgiving holiday.

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Lambert wins silver at synthetic biology competition

Lambert wins silver at synthetic biology competition

SOUTH FORSYTH -- Lambert High School’s International Genetically Engineered Machine, or iGEM, team recently returned from Boston, bringing home a silver medal from the foundation ...

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Scholastic Student Spotlight: Central's female football kicker sets sights on physical therapy

Scholastic Student Spotlight: Central's female football kicker sets sights on physical therapy

Name: Brook Goodrow

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North Forsyth High holds annual MCJROTC event

North Forsyth High holds annual MCJROTC event

NORTH FORSYTH -- Cohen Vail’s grandfather never talked much about his time in the Marine Corps or his two tours in Vietnam.

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Forsyth Central class elects own presidents

Forsyth Central class elects own presidents

CUMMING -- One Forsyth Central High School class took the election season into their own hands, turning their classroom into the nation of “Dugtopia” and electing ...

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First Alliance Academy principal in Cumming named

First Alliance Academy principal in Cumming named

CUMMING -- Forsyth County Schools officials announced the first principal for what will be the district’s seventh brick-and-mortar public high school.

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Forsyth County approves synthetic turf field at Denmark High

Forsyth County approves synthetic turf field at Denmark High

SOUTHWEST FORSYTH -- As Forsyth County’s newest high school becomes a reality, county officials are working out uses for the surrounding area.

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ELECTION 2016 — Roche wins District 5 Forsyth BOE seat for 5th term

ELECTION 2016 — Roche wins District 5 Forsyth BOE seat for 5th term

EAST FORSYTH -- In an anticipated victory, Forsyth County Board of Education District 5 incumbent Nancy Roche has once again won the seat.

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Lambert senior chosen for Army’s all-American marching band

Lambert senior chosen for Army’s all-American marching band

A Lambert High School senior who was recently selected to play clarinet in the United States Army’s all-American marching band was honored at a ...

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When I Grow Up: Kelly Mill Elementary

When I Grow Up: Kelly Mill Elementary

“I have two favorite subjects, it’s reading and science, ‘cause science is with electricity and that’s what I use with my dad to ...

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Freeman becomes principal for a day at Silver City elementary

Freeman becomes principal for a day at Silver City elementary

NORTH FORSYTH -- Though he hasn’t yet stepped into his official role, Ron Freeman is already serving Forsyth County residents — or their children, at least.

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Georgia Supreme Court: No guns at school functions

Georgia Supreme Court: No guns at school functions

The Georgia Supreme Court ruled Monday that guns can no longer be carried onto school grounds or into “school safety zones” except when a person ...

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Lambert teacher gives back to military

Lambert teacher gives back to military

SOUTH FORSYTH -- Students from across Forsyth County Schools wrote almost 10,000 letters that will be sent to troops overseas on Thanksgiving Day through an ...

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Lambert senior teams up with Atlanta Opera

SOUTH FORSYTH -- A Lambert High School senior has found his forte, recently collaborating with the Atlanta Opera to create the Silent Night project.

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South Forsyth math teacher receives award

South Forsyth math teacher receives award

SOUTH FORSYTH -- A high school math teacher from Forsyth County was recently recognized by fellow teachers from across Georgia.

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Rickman: Early learning pipeline key to success in Forsyth

Rickman: Early learning pipeline key to success in Forsyth

Greek philosopher Diogenes of Sinope once said, “The foundation of every state is the education of its youth.”

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Scholastic Student Spotlight: West senior researching antibiotic alternatives

Scholastic Student Spotlight: West senior researching antibiotic alternatives

Name: Mary-Grace Trogdon

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Election 2016 preview: Both District 5 BOE candidates oppose Opportunity School District

Election 2016 preview: Both District 5 BOE candidates oppose Opportunity School District

FORSYTH COUNTY -- The Forsyth County Board of Education’s District 5, which serves east Forsyth and surrounds Lake Lanier, is seeing its first contested election ...

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Election 2016 preview: SPLOST for education local ballot question

Election 2016 preview: SPLOST for education local ballot question

WILL APPEAR AS: “Shall a one percent sales and use tax for educational purposes of the Forsyth County School District (the “School District”) be reimposed ...

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Election 2016 preview: Senior homestead exemption revision

Election 2016 preview: Senior homestead exemption revision

WILL APPEAR AS: To revise certain residents’ eligibility for a homestead exemption from all Forsyth County school district ad valorem taxes for educational purposes. (Act ...

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$60K in agriculture scholarships offered by Forsyth County Farm Bureau

$60K in agriculture scholarships offered by Forsyth County Farm Bureau

The Georgia Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture is offering more than $60,000 in scholarships to Georgia students who are pursuing a degree in the ...

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Students visit The Collection for business ethics program

Students visit The Collection for business ethics program

SOUTH FORSYTH -- For the second year in a row, BB&T and the University of North Georgia held a business ethics workshop for high school ...

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Forsyth County Schools receives third consecutive farm to table program award

Forsyth County Schools receives third consecutive farm to table program award

The farm to school program running in cafeterias, gardens and classrooms throughout public schools in Forsyth County was recognized for its efforts. Again.

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First Lady Deal visits Mountain Education Charter High School's Forsyth campus

First Lady Deal visits Mountain Education Charter High School's Forsyth campus

CUMMING -- Georgia First Lady Sandra Deal visited Mountain Education Charter High School on Monday, Oct. 17 to speak with students and teachers and learn about ...

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