Forsyth County Newswire

Forsyth County Newswire

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  1. QuikTrip gas station proposed off Exit 12 on Ga. 400Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Forsyth County News

    Only one issue took root Tuesday evening during the Forsyth County planning board's discussion of a rezoning application for a proposed gas station in south Forsyth. QuikTrip Corporation is requesting to rezone less than two acres on Bluegrass Lakes Parkway just west of Ga.

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  2. Forsyth County may sell land once used for water towerRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Forsyth County News

    The property, located on Ronald Reagan Boulevard, was discussed at a recent work session, where commissioners voted 5-0 to move ahead with the sale. "When it collapsed, it sort of undermined this water tower at that time and we had to decommission it," County Attorney Ken Jarrard said.

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  3. Malvi joins Anthropologie storesRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Milton Herald

    The confectionary located in north Forsyth County serves that treat year-round along with its homemade marshmallows, sorbets and butter cookies. And now, the store's unique culinary experience is expanding from its home base to enter Anthropologie stores nationwide, for a second time.

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  4. This Week in Forsyth County History: Aug. 28-Sept. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Forsyth County News

    Do you remember what happened in your community 20 years ago? How about 40? Or have you moved to Forsyth County since then and are curious to know what made the headlines in the 1960s or '20s? One thing is sure: We no longer accept livestock or groceries as payment for subscriptions like we did in 1927. In this installment of This Week in Forsyth County History, a bi-monthly series presented by Gracemont Senior Living , we give you a flashback of Forsyth County through the years.

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  5. Foster Forsyth open houses set for this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Forsyth County News

    Forsyth County residents will have two opportunities this week to learn more about and give input on the most recent draft of an update to the county's comprehensive plan. From 4-8 p.m. on Monday and Wednesday, two open houses will be held on the update to the county's future land use vision, also called Foster Forsyth, at the Forsyth County administration building in downtown Cumming.

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  6. Dawson County tops Forsyth Central 14-9 in game shortened by stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 26 | The Times

    Dawson County started its season with a 14-9 win over Forsyth Central on Friday in a game called early due to lightning in Cumming.

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  7. Never-lived-in Georgia mansion built for $40 million sells for $8.8MRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Business Journal

    The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of American City Business Journals. A 14.5-acre estate in Suwanee, Ga., just sold for its most-recent asking price of $8.8 million, making it the second-highest area home sale in 2016.

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  8. Lorilee 'Lori' BlumenthalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 26 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    Lorilee "Lori" A. Blumenthal, 68, of St. Anne, passed away Wednesday at the Citadel Care Center in Kankakee. She was born May 16, 1948, in Chicago, the daughter of Kenneth and Grace Gasser Roney.

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  9. Annual tourney honors late north Forsyth golferRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Forsyth County News

    Earlier this year, three Forsyth County students received money from the Joe Dumphy Memorial Golf Scholarship, but the hope is many more students will become recipients. Organizers are looking for participants and sponsors for the second annual Joe Dumphy Memorial Golf Tournament on Sept.

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  10. Senate candidate holds open house in CummingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Forsyth County News

    ... the candidate and tour the new office, with addresses from: Blackman and his wife; Wilma Turner, chair of the Forsyth County Democratic Party; Clarkston Mayor Ted Terry; and Anita Tucker, who is running for the District 5 school board seat. Terry ...

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  11. Family Promise of Forsyth County to hold second annual bed race fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Forsyth County News

    While staying in bed all weekend may not be an option for many, a select few will get to race around a track Saturday - while still in bed. Family Promise of Forsyth County will hold its second annual Bed Race and Festival on Aug. 27 at the Creekside United Methodist Church, beginning at 9 a.m. The event is open to the public and about 50 food, merchandise, services and games vendors will be set up.

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  12. Forsyth County 21 Mins Ago Forsyth County father paralyzed in body-surfing accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | WSB-TV

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  13. Football: Davids and Goliaths clash in Forsyth CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Forsyth County News

    Pace Academy and Pinecrest Academy have a fraction of the players on their varsity roster as their opponents tonight in South Forsyth and West Forsyth . Two Forsyth County public schools will host the academies from much smaller classifications Friday night.

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  14. KM Homes Presents a Fun Deal of the Week for BrokersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Atlanta Real Estate Forum

    ... metro-Atlanta communities in Roswell, Kennesaw, Sugar Hill, Cumming and throughout all of Cherokee County. In Forsyth County, KM Homes builds new homes from the low $500,000s in Cumming's popular Polo Golf and Country Club . Homes are on large ...

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  15. Forsyth tops state in ACT scoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Forsyth County News

    FORSYTH COUNTY Class may have recently started for children and teens, but college entrance exams are already earning Forsyth County Schools accolades. The district Georgia's seventh largest earned the highest 2016 ACT score in the state for the second year by earning a composite score of 24.1, according to district and state data.

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  16. SR Homes is Now Selling at Creekstone PointRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Atlanta Real Estate Forum

    SR Homes is now pre-selling at Creekstone Point in South Forsyth! Creekstone Point is a gated, 55+ active adult community in Cumming. Pricing, floor plans and other details are now available for those wanting to take advantage of these amazing pre-sale opportunities.

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  17. Ga. 400 opening delayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Forsyth County News

    ... ich will become Exit 18. The remainder - about $34.5 million - will come from the transportation bond program Forsyth County voters approved in November 2014, which will also finance a variety of other roads projects throughout the county.

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  18. Towne Club Windermere celebrates grand openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | The Milton Herald

    On July 28, more than 500 attendees shared in the grand opening festivities of Towne Club Windermere, Forsyth County's newest community focused on a carefree retirement lifestyle for its north Georgia senior residents. The gala event, themed "Passport to Resort-Style Retirement Living," gave visitors an opportunity to tour the new retirement community, which offers independent living, assisted living and memory care on a rental basis in the Windermere market of Cumming.

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  19. New home starts up, more than 500 proposed in ForsythRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 23 | The Milton Herald

    ... basements or renting. And if you had to bet, you might get decent odds that those folks will be moving to Forsyth County. Along with current projects underway, there are at least 500 homes being proposed in several different projects right now in ...

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  20. Cumming man arrested on suspicion of trafficking methRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Forsyth County News

    Jim Poff, 44, was traveling northwest on Jot Em Down Road when a deputy pulled him over for a shattered windshield. After speaking with Poff, the deputy became suspicious of drug use, given Poff's grinding of his jaw, nerves and sunken face, according to a Forsyth County Sheriff's Office report.

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