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Scholastic Student Spotlight: FCN intern taking steps toward future in journalism

Scholastic Student Spotlight: FCN intern taking steps toward future in journalism

Name: Matthew Hanley

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Otwell sixth grade class creates newspaper

Otwell sixth grade class creates newspaper

Forsyth County residents have a new source for local news — an Otwell Middle School sixth grade class.

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Funding discussed for digital signs at Forsyth's high schools

Funding discussed for digital signs at Forsyth's high schools

Digital signs may soon replace Forsyth County’s current high school welcome signs.

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Forsyth schools ready for AdvancED Accreditation review

Forsyth schools ready for AdvancED Accreditation review

FORSYTH COUNTY -- After nearly six months of preparing to host an educational accreditation agency, Forsyth County Schools is ready for review and expects to receive ...

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22 Forsyth schools win state achievement awards

22 Forsyth schools win state achievement awards

FORSYTH COUNTY -- More than half of the public schools in Forysth County received awards from the Governor’s Office of Student Achievement for data from ...

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Forsyth County Schools projected to reach 50K students by 2018

Forsyth County Schools projected to reach 50K students by 2018

As Forsyth County continues to grow, so too does the school system, which is expected to reach the 50,000 enrollment mark in the next ...

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Forsyth County Schools closed Monday due to icy roads

Forsyth County Schools closed Monday due to icy roads

Forsyth County Schools will be closed Monday, Jan. 9 due to continued winter weather conditions.

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South Forsyth High sophomore helping students prepare for college

South Forsyth High sophomore helping students prepare for college

SOUTH FORSYTH -- Though Anish Bikmal isn’t ready for college quite yet, he and his older brother are guiding students through the search, application and ...

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When I Grow Up: Cumming Elementary

When I Grow Up: Cumming Elementary

“I want to be an author and illustrator for books. I just like doing art a lot. I just think of something in my mind ...

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Forsyth County Schools to release early Friday due to incoming winter storm

Forsyth County Schools to release early Friday due to incoming winter storm

Forsyth County Schools will follow an early release schedule Friday, Jan. 6 due to an incoming winter weather storm.

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Forsyth County Schools cancels after-school activities, sports due to incoming weather

Forsyth County Schools cancels after-school activities, sports due to incoming weather

Forsyth County Schools has canceled all after-school activities and athletics from Friday, Jan 6 through Sunday, Jan. 8 due to imminent inclement weather forecasted this ...

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Forsyth County substitute bus driver fired for leaving girl, 6, on Canton Hwy. without supervision

Forsyth County substitute bus driver fired for leaving girl, 6, on Canton Hwy. without supervision

***Note: Dashcam audio begins after car stops at 0:55.

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South Forsyth High grad finishes UGA with perfect GPA

South Forsyth High grad finishes UGA with perfect GPA

SOUTH FORSYTH -- The University of Georgia welcomed 2,757 students as the college’s newest alumni on Dec. 16, but one South Forsyth High School ...

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3 South Forsyth High seniors win top scholarships

3 South Forsyth High seniors win top scholarships

South Forsyth High School seniors received three of the top seven scholarships awarded by Georgia College and State University to attend the school in fall ...

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County approves purchase of Denmark High property in southwest Forsyth

County approves purchase of Denmark High property in southwest Forsyth

SOUTHWEST FORSYTH -- Forsyth County’s newest high school could be getting some neighbors.

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West Forsyth High teen recognized for leadership

West Forsyth High teen recognized for leadership

WEST FORSYTH -- A Forsyth County teen has been recognized for his efforts with a local non-profit.

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Cadet graduates from UNG in Cumming with 3 degrees

Cadet graduates from UNG in Cumming with 3 degrees

CUMMING -- Since age 7, William Putt has wanted to commission into the United States Army.

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Scholastic Student Spotlight: Harvard, med school in sights for North senior

Scholastic Student Spotlight: Harvard, med school in sights for North senior

Name: Tolu Adesina

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Suicide: The stigma, and what schools are doing to combat the problem

Suicide: The stigma, and what schools are doing to combat the problem

FORSYTH COUNTY -- Kristen Vaughan pressed her lips together tightly, trying to hold back tears. Breathing deeply, anger flashed in her eyes as she attempted to ...

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West Forsyth baseball player tells story of miracle healing

West Forsyth baseball player tells story of miracle healing

Eighteen-year-old Connor Weldy is a miracle child.

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Forsyth County Schools' Director of Technology retiring after 28 years service

Forsyth County Schools' Director of Technology retiring after 28 years service

When Mark Klingler started working at Forsyth Central High School in 1989, technology education was a new subject.

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Pinecrest Academy volunteers help fight hunger

Pinecrest Academy volunteers help fight hunger

SOUTH FORSYTH -- Donning blue hair nets, Pinecrest Academy students, families, faculty and staff recently spent one Sunday afternoon arm-deep in rice and grains.

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Denmark Clinic relocation takes step forward in southwest Forsyth

Denmark Clinic relocation takes step forward in southwest Forsyth

SOUTHWEST FORSYTH -- The Forsyth County Board of Education preliminarily approved leasing a half-acre of Denmark High School property to Forsyth County at a public meeting ...

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Morrow Community Foundation donates $46.5K to Forsyth schools program

Morrow Community Foundation donates $46.5K to Forsyth schools program

FORSYTH COUNTY -- For the fourth year in a row, the Morrow Community Foundation is funding the Forsyth County Schools Bring Your Own Technology, or BYOT ...

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When I Grow Up: Sharon Elementary

When I Grow Up: Sharon Elementary

“A chief sustainability officer does lots of things. Mainly, they manage businesses by carrying out plans, finding ways to improve businesses and analyzing data on ...

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Lambert teen coordinates 2,000-book donation to Brandywine

Lambert teen coordinates 2,000-book donation to Brandywine

SOUTHWEST FORSYTH -- A Forsyth County teen recently helped stock the shelves of Brandywine Elementary School’s media center, his organization donating 2,000 books to ...

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Forsyth BOE decides on 2017 legislative priorities

Forsyth BOE decides on 2017 legislative priorities

As 2016 comes to an end, Forsyth County Schools are looking ahead to the Georgia General Assembly’s 2017 legislative session, and state lawmakers will ...

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Nine Forsyth County teachers get Sawnee EMC grants

Nine Forsyth County teachers get Sawnee EMC grants

Nine public school teachers in Forsyth County were recently awarded grants to be used in the classroom by a Cumming-based electric services provider.

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Three North Forsyth JROTC teams advance to national level

Three North Forsyth JROTC teams advance to national level

NORTH FORSYTH -- Two Marine Corps JROTC extracurricular activities at North Forsyth High School recently advanced to the national level of competition.

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Sharon Elementary awarded National Blue Ribbon School

Sharon Elementary awarded National Blue Ribbon School

SOUTH FORSYTH -- Not many schools nationwide can boast of having princes and princesses in their midst, but in Sharon Elementary’s CASTLE, anything is possible.

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