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FCN launches high school football contest
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Few things in Georgia elicit as much passion as high school football. Now you can indulge yours with the launch of the Forsyth County News’ High School Pigskin Pick’em contest.

Sign up to pick the winners of each week’s high school games. Weekly winners will receive a 64-count chicken nugget tray from Chick-fil-A at Lanier Crossing. The overall winner will receive a $100 VISA gift card thanks to our sponsors Dinsmore Grading, Avenue Capital Management, Cumming Dance Academy and Advanced Gastroenterology Associates.

Just go to and make your picks. Users have until 5 p.m. on Fridays to make their picks each week.

“We’re really excited to offer this contest to our community,” said Brian Paglia, sports editor for the Forsyth County News. “It’s clear to me in my short time here that Forsyth County is among the most passionate high school sports fans in the state, and I love that we now can offer them a way to get involved in the action every week.”

You can also pick college and NFL games as those respective seasons get underway at