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Forsyth County tax assessment notices coming

FORSYTH COUNTY — State-required annual tax assessment notices are scheduled to begin going out to Forsyth County property owners today.

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Finance committee reviews sheriff’s 2016 budget

Finance committee reviews sheriff’s 2016 budget

FORSYTH COUNTY — As meetings for the preliminary fiscal year 2016 budget commenced this week, representatives for the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office noted the agency expects to keep its spending plan under those of previous years.

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North Forsyth commissioner hailed for legislative advocacy

North Forsyth commissioner hailed for legislative advocacy

FORSYTH COUNTY — The Association County Commissioners of Georgia recently named District 4 Forsyth County Commissioner Cindy Jones Mills as its 2015 Legislative Advocate of the Year.

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Widening of busy south Forsyth road among first bond projects

Widening of busy south Forsyth road among first bond projects

SOUTH FORSYTH — Upcoming road projects could bring relief to some of Forsyth County’s traffic woes.

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Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office seeking grant for bulletproof vests

Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office seeking grant for bulletproof vests

FORSYTH COUNTY — The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office plans to seek funding for bulletproof vests through a federal program

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Forsyth County eligible for disaster relief in winter storm cleanup

Forsyth County eligible for disaster relief in winter storm cleanup

FORSYTH COUNTY — During the winter storm in February, ice and downed trees nearly brought Forsyth to a standstill. But the county is in line to get reimbursed for some of the costs associated with the arctic blast.

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Forsyth parks official finalist for Jefferson director’s post

JEFFERSON — A Forsyth County parks official is one of three finalists to become the city of Jefferson’s next parks and recreation director.

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Civil service board in Forsyth honors long-serving member

Civil service board in Forsyth honors long-serving member

FORSYTH COUNTY — Terry Smith, right, chairman of the Forsyth County Civil Service Board, presents retired dentist Avery Howell with an award honoring his 27 years of service to the appointed panel.

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While rare, racing on Ga. 400 also happens in Forsyth

While rare, racing on Ga. 400 also happens in Forsyth

FORSYTH COUNTY — The recent arrest of a Forsyth County man for racing at 116 mph along Ga. 400 in neighboring Dawson County drew attention, but local authorities say such incidents, while rare, can occur anywhere.

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Pet adoption event this Saturday

With spring in the air and summer just around the corner, the new Forsyth County Animal Shelter wants locals to find someone to spend it with.

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Greenway expansion opening delayed

One of Forsyth County’s most popular attractions is expanding, but taking a little bit later than anticipated.

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Suspect shot, FBI agents injured in south Forsyth

Suspect shot, FBI agents injured in south Forsyth

SOUTH FORSYTH ­-- One suspect was shot and three federal agents injured in an incident Saturday morning at the CVS drug store on Old Atlanta Road at Windermere Parkway.

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Proposal would expand Forsyth commission to include an elected chairman

Proposal would expand Forsyth commission to include an elected chairman

FORSYTH COUNTY — A state lawmaker from Cumming is planning to introduce legislation that would add a new member to Forsyth County’s governing body.

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Forsyth parks department holding community yard sale

Forsyth parks department holding community yard sale

FORSYTH COUNTY — The Forsyth County Parks and Recreation Department is holding its spring community yard sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in the parking area by Central Park’s tennis courts.

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Forsyth County weighs pay hike for government workers

Forsyth County weighs pay hike for government workers

FORSYTH COUNTY — Forsyth County government employees could be in line for a pay raise in 2015, their first in two years, though the specifics have not been determined.

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Forsyth, Johns Creek strike deal involving McGinnis Ferry Road

Forsyth, Johns Creek strike deal involving McGinnis Ferry Road

SOUTH FORSYTH — Forsyth County used a routine agreement to settle some longstanding issues with its neighbor to the south.

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