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The Bell-Forsyth Judicial Circuit has extended the deadline for submissions from students for a time capsule essay contest. Students now have until 5 p.m. on Monday, February 23 to submit essays. The winning essays will be included in the time capsule to be placed in the cornerstone of the new Forsyth County Courthouse. Click here to learn more.
The court is seeking the assistance of the public in gathering items for inclusion in the time capsule to be placed in the new Forsyth County Courthouse. The time capsule will be placed in the cornerstone of the new building. It is slated to feature both items that are representative of present-day Forsyth County as well as historical documents and items.Read more...
Bill Ballenger, motivational speaker and international recording artist, is bringing his “Break the Grey” program to Forsyth County schools February 23- March 5, 2015. The program discusses issues such as substance abuse, suicide, bullying, peer pressure, self worth, life and death, and inner beauty among high school and middle school students.Read more...
Jeanie Curphey has been named manager of the new Forsyth County Animal Shelter. Curphey has worked at the Forsyth County Animal Shelter since July 2014, serving as shelter coordinator.
Prior to joining Forsyth County, Curphey was a field inspector for the Georgia Department of Agriculture’s Animal Industry Division. Her previous experience also includes teaching, training and management roles. Jeanie also has volunteered extensively with various animal organizations and holds a Bachelor of Science in education.Read more...
Thirteenth annual event showcases services to help plan for the future.
Forsyth County Senior Services is hosting the thirteenth annual Forsyth Senior Expo Saturday, February 21 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Forsyth County Conference Center at Lanier Technical College. Admission to the event is free.
Leadership Forsyth's Informational Sessions for community leaders ready to strengthen their community involvement and knowledge while being part of a diverse group of business leaders have been announced. The mission of Leadership Forsyth (LF) is to strengthen Forsyth's community involvement while enhancing individual and collective leadership potential.Read more...
When I received a call from my friend Allie asking me if I wanted to go on a girls’ trip I immediately said yes. I didn’t ask where we were going, who would be joining us or how long our trip would be. I just knew I could use a break and was more than happy to join in. What I didn’t realize at the time is that I would be taken (by car and by ferry) to a most quiet, peaceful and delightful place called Cumberland Island.