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Otwell Middle School holds bone marrow donor sign-ups

Otwell Middle School holds bone marrow donor sign-ups

Sam Kimura of Kentucky was 17 years old when she was diagnosed with severe aplastic anemia. She was told she needed a bone marrow transplant to cure the form of blood cancer.

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Student’s essay wins Sawnee-Cumming Optimist Club contest

Student’s essay wins Sawnee-Cumming Optimist Club contest

CUMMING — Ian Davis, an eighth grader at Cornerstone School, won the Sawnee-Cumming Optimist Club’s 2015 essay contest. 

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Forsyth school system looking for top counselor

Forsyth school system looking for top counselor

FORSYTH COUNTY — School counselors have to be good listeners, but they’re also so much more.

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South grad selected as freshman for UGA research program

South grad selected as freshman for UGA research program

SOUTH FORSYTH — A year ago, Alexandra Flemington was finishing up swim season and her final year of high school. Today, she is performing research at a major state university.

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Forsyth County Schools open Friday

Forsyth County Schools open Friday

Back to school.

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School in Forsyth County canceled Thursday

School in Forsyth County canceled Thursday

FORSYTH COUNTY — The Forsyth County school system has announced schools will be closed Thursday due to the threat of heavy snow and ice.

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With winter storm looming, Forsyth County Schools closed Wednesday

With winter storm looming, Forsyth County Schools closed Wednesday

FORSYTH COUNTY — The Forsyth County school system has announced schools will be closed Wednesday due to the threat of heavy snowfall and ice.

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Forsyth County Schools closed Tuesday

Forsyth County Schools closed Tuesday

FORSYTH COUNTY — The Forsyth County school system called off school Tuesday after snow started falling in the early morning hours.

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Fire safety poster contest opens in Forsyth County

Fire safety poster contest opens in Forsyth County

FORSYTH COUNTY — The Forsyth County Fire Department is holding its fifth annual Fire Safety Poster Contest for local third-graders.

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State school chief’s math answer not to Forsyth’s liking

State school chief’s math answer not to Forsyth’s liking

FORSYTH COUNTY — High schools will be able to offer either integrated or traditional/discrete math courses starting in the 2015-16 school year, a choice the Forsyth County Board of Education hoped would not come to fruition.

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North Forsyth academic team wins third straight state championship

North Forsyth academic team wins third straight state championship

 

NORTH FORSYTH — The varsity academic team at North Forsyth High School recently won its third state championship in a row.

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School resumes in Forsyth after time lost to chill

School resumes in Forsyth after time lost to chill

FORSYTH COUNTY — Forsyth County students returned to class Friday after being out all week due to winter weather, which left ice-coated fallen trees blocking roads and thousands without power for days.

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Forsyth County school system fills principal slots

FORSYTH COUNTY — The Forsyth County Board of Education has approved a number of principal and administrative moves for next school year.

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Georgia House passes bill to change age of kindergarten eligibility

Georgia House passes bill to change age of kindergarten eligibility

ATLANTA (AP) — A bill to raise the age children must reach before entering kindergarten in Georgia has passed the state House but appears to face an uncertain future in the Senate.

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College Goal Georgia event at UNG-Cumming moved to March

College Goal Georgia event at UNG-Cumming moved to March

CUMMING — The University of North Georgia’s College Goal Georgia event, originally set for Thursday at the Cumming campus, has been rescheduled for 5:30 p.m. March 5.

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Forsyth County school system open Friday

FORSYTH COUNTY — Schools in Forsyth County will reopen their doors Friday after district officials deemed the weather and roads safe enough to conduct classes. For now.

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Ailing Whitlow student performs in talent show

Ailing Whitlow student performs in talent show

CUMMING -- One Forsyth County school is rallying behind a student battling an aggressive form of brain cancer.

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Forsyth County Schools will stay closed Thursday

Forsyth County Schools will stay closed Thursday

FORSYTH COUNTY — Forsyth County Schools will be closed on Thursday due to frigid weather, officials have announced.

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Forsyth County school system plans to open Thursday

FORSYTH COUNTY — As of lunchtime, the Forsyth County school system is planning to hold school on Thursday.

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THE BUZZ: Region champions, school closing and more

THE BUZZ: Region champions, school closing and more

Erica Fried, Forsyth Central

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Murder-mystery game for teenagers at Post Road Library

Murder-mystery game for teenagers at Post Road Library

WEST FORSYTH — It’s “Clue” come to life — there’s been a murder at the Mardi Gras Masquerade Ball. Whodunit?

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Forsyth County Schools remain closed Wednesday

Forsyth County Schools remain closed Wednesday

FORSYTH COUNTY — The Forsyth County school system has announced schools will be remain closed Wednesday due to the lingering ice and frigid weather.

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Matt Elementary robotics team third at state

Matt Elementary robotics team third at state

A local Forsyth County elementary school placed third at a state robotics competition Feb. 7, edged out only by two middle schools.

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Forsyth County Schools closed Tuesday

Forsyth County Schools closed Tuesday

FORSYTH COUNTY — The Forsyth County school system has announced classes and schools will be closed Tuesday due to the threat of inclement weather from a fast-moving winter storm.

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Georgia legislature may change kindergarten cutoff age

Georgia legislature may change kindergarten cutoff age

FORSYTH COUNTY — If proposed legislation is passed during the 2015 Georgia General Assembly, children with birthdays toward the end of summer may have to wait an extra year to start kindergarten.

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Two from Forsyth tapped for UNG alumni association

Two from Forsyth tapped for UNG alumni association

DAHLONEGA — Forsyth County residents have been elected president and vice president of the board of directors for the University of North Georgia Alumni Association.

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Forsyth County Schools closed for staff Monday

FORSYTH COUNTY -- Forsyth County Schools released the following statement regarding school closures tomorrow:

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Forsyth’s STAR students, teachers recognized

Forsyth’s STAR students, teachers recognized

CUMMING — The best and the brightest, as they were touted Thursday evening, in Forsyth County were recognized for their high school achievements, surrounded by family and their most inspiring teacher.

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BOE finalizes deal for youth sports field use in south Forsyth

BOE finalizes deal for youth sports field use in south Forsyth

SOUTH FORSYTH — An agreement between the county’s government and school system to bring additional recreational space for youth sports to south Forsyth was finalized Thursday.

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North Forsyth JROTC wins national drill meet

North Forsyth JROTC wins national drill meet

NORTH FORSYTH — North Forsyth High School’s Marine Corps JROTC Drill Team recently placed first at the Larry Jones Invitational JROTC Drill Meet in Montgomery, Ala.

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