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  1. Grand Slam Car Wash breaks ground in south ForsythRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 15 | Forsyth County News

    Grand Slam Car Wash recently broke ground for its new Cumming location at 2415 Peachtree Parkway. With a planned October opening date, the business will consist of a 6,000-square-foot facility with the latest equipment, gourmet coffee bar, 26 free vacuums spaces and 30 full-service and detail spaces.

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  2. 'The Mood Swingers' perform May 19-21 at Cumming PlayhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 14 | Forsyth County News

    "The Mood Swingers" runs May 19-21 at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Cumming Playhouse. It's been eight years since the vocals of Kathy Russell, Pat Groman and Cheryl Rogers came together on the Cumming Playhouse stage.

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  3. Shiloh Point Elementary teacher named top in special educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 14 | Forsyth County News

    Rachel McClure, Cumming Civitan Club president; Sarah Taylor, Forsyth County Schools Special Education Department director; Ashley Millard, Little Mill Middle School; Julie Stephens, Lakeside Middle School; Michelle Galanin, Shiloh Point Elementary School; and Jeff Bearden, Superintendent. Michelle Galanin of Shiloh Point Elementary School was named Special Education Teacher of the Year for the first time and said the award spotlights her students.

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  4. Man indicted for DUI crash that injured deputy fire marshalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 14 | Forsyth County News

    A Forsyth County Grand Jury recently indicted a Cumming man on charges of serious injury by vehicle and driving under the influence dating to a December 2015 car crash with a Forsyth County deputy fire marshal. Dwayne Travis Fulwider, who was 25 at the time of his arrest, was indicted on three counts of serious injury by vehicle, all felonies, two counts of driving under the influence and one count of reckless driving, all misdemeanor traffic violations.

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  5. Forsyth County may commission new Sharon Springs studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 14 | Forsyth County News

    Now that a new bill has brought back the possibility of a second city in Forsyth County, county commissioners are considering a new study on the impacts it would have on the county. The Board of Commissioners discussed having the new study done by Alfie Meek, director of the innovation strategy and impact team at Georgia Tech, on the financial impact of the city of Sharon Springs and decided to bring it up again in July.

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  6. Boil water advisory lifted for northeast ForsythRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 11 | Forsyth County News

    The drive through at the McDonalds on Keith Bridge Road sat empty Thursday afternoon after the restaurant was forced to close due to a broken water main. A boil water advisory has been lifted, and all of the affected restaurants in the area are expected to re-open soon.

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  7. Sawnee EMC awards scholarships to local high school seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 11 | Forsyth County News

    Sawnee EMC announced the 19 recipients of a total of $76,000 in college funding, seven of whom are Forsyth County students. A group of high school seniors will go into their summer before college with thicker wallets after receiving scholarships from a Cumming-based electric services provider.

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  8. Boil water advisory issued in Cumming after 10-inch line breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 10 | Forsyth County News

    CUMMING Residents in parts of Cumming are being advised to boil their water to avoid potential health hazards after a 10-inch section of city water line broke on Tuesday. The areas affected by "dangerously low [water pressure] levels" are Pilgrim Mill Road, Freedom Parkway and Hammond's Crossing, according to a public advisory from the Cumming Utilities Department sent Wednesday afternoon.

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  9. 880-home community gets Gainesville board's OKRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 10 | Forsyth County News

    Residents of Harbour Point who were in opposition of an 880-home active-adult community off Ahaluna Drive stand to show their numbers Tuesday night during the Gainesville Planning and Appeals Board meeting. About 125 people showed up in opposition to Oak Hall's plans for the community off Ahaluna Drive and heavily traveled Dawsonville Highway/Ga.

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  10. Troy Brumbalow hosts mayoral campaign event downtownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 10 | Forsyth County News

    Troy Brumbalow will be the first candidate other than incumbent Mayor H. Ford Gravitt to run for the seat since 2003. Over the weekend, prospective Cumming mayoral candidate Troy Brumbalow held a campaign event downtown to meet voters, and he had a lot of fun along the way.

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  11. The future of health care: Protesters hold 'die-in' as stand against Woodall's vote for billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 10 | Forsyth County News

    Ultimately, the bill will likely look drastically different from what was recently passed, though activists said they still plan to stage protests. A dozen-and-a-half or so cardboard headstones hovered above the heads of Cumming, south Forsyth and Gwinnett County residents, small bouquets of wildflowers scattered around the atypical cemetery signage.

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  12. GDOT: Hwy. 20 widening plans getting down to detailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 9 | Forsyth County News

    During the meeting, attendees had a chance to speak with GDOT officials, fill out comments and look at maps and plans on display. There were a lot of people and a lot of opinions filling Otwell Middle School for an information meeting on improvements to a heavily traveled state highway Monday night.

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  13. No one injured in fiery wreck in CummingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 9 | Forsyth County News

    No one was injured in a fiery wreck that left Turner Road closed for about an hour Tuesday afternoon. Authorites say a pickup truck travelling north on Turner Road was struck head-on by another vehicle that turned onto the road.

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  14. Four charged for fleeing, crashing in CummingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 9 | Forsyth County News

    Four men were charged for leading Forsyth County deputies on a car chase Saturday night and fleeing after crashing in Cumming, in the aftermath of which drugs were reportedly found in the vehicle. Jamal Davenport, 20, of Dawson County, and Hall County residents Quantell Manuel, 17, and Sedrick Johnson, 20, are currently being held without bond at the Forsyth County Jail, according to Deputy Doug Rainwater, a spokesman for the Forsyth County Sheriff's Office.

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  15. Man injured on Cumming construction siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 9 | Forsyth County News

    Officials said they understood that the man was run over by some type of tracked equipment on the job site, although the had not yet determined which piece of equipment hit him. Emergency workers called to a site where a medical office building is being built adjacent to Northside Hospital Forsyth found one man who had been critically injured after being run over by a piece of equipment.

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  16. The Place of Forsyth County to hold Ladies LuncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 8 | Forsyth County News

    For the second year in a row, The Place of Forsyth County is holding a ladies luncheon to raise money for the organization's youth programs. The event, which emphasizes compassion, caring and community, will feature Elizabeth Pehrson, the founder of The Exchange - a monthly gathering that "seeks to inspire women to live on purpose and with intention" - as its keynote speaker.

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  17. Canton Highway widening open house on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 8 | Forsyth County News

    The first of two public meetings on the widening of Canton Highway between Cumming and Canton, and the only one in Forsyth County, will be held next week. On Monday from 5-7 p.m., the first meeting on the project to widen the road along its existing route from I-575 in Canton to just west of downtown Cumming will be held at Otwell Middle School.

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  18. Parched: Spring showers not enough to pull Lake Lanier out of droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 7 | Forsyth County News

    Outdoor watering is limited to two days a week before 10 a.m. and after 4 p.m. Sundays and Thursdays for odd-numbered addresses and Wednesdays and Saturdays for even-numbered addresses and sites with no numbered addresses No washing of streets, gutters, sidewalks and driveways Ornamental watering, such as fountains and waterfalls, is prohibited There is no non-commercial washing or pressure washing allowed Charity or non-commercial fundraisers or car washes are banned Irrigation of personal food gardens New and replanted seed, turf or plant irrigation for 30 days following installation Watering with drip irrigation or soaker hoses Hand watering, including hoses with shut-off nozzles Check and repair leaks inside or outside the home Reducing a shower by two minutes saves five gallons of water Fill dishwashers and washing machines to a full load every time Turning off the water while ... (more)

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  19. Cumming Police: Lottery winner's death not due to beating traumaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 4 | Forsyth County News

    CUMMING A lottery winner who died after being found unconscious in the middle of Atlanta Highway just off the Cumming square on Saturday, April 22 did not die due to trauma, officials said.

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  20. Forsyth County holding National Day of Prayer event on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 2 | Forsyth County News

    At 10 a.m. on Thursday, a National Day of Prayer event will be held at the Forsyth County Courthouse Annex, which is the old courthouse, and officials are welcoming members of the community to attend. "We hope that people will come out and celebrate this day with us for the reason that it was created," District 4 Commissioner Cindy Jones Mills said.

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