$2500 National Merit Scholarships awarded to Forsyth County Grads
North Fulton, Forsyth Chambers Launch Virtual Job Fair Series
Farmers Market to Open in Halcyon
Halcyon, in South Forsyth, announced Thursday its inaugural farmers market series will start Tuesday, May 19th. Measures that follow health guidelines will be in place in response to the coronavirus pandemic. The outdoor market will be held weekly from 4-7 p.m. on Halcyon’s event lot, behind Cherry Street Brewpub, through Oct. 27th. The market will feature fresh produce and products from nearly 20 local and regional vendors, including:
DO YOU KNOW THIS PERSON???
In my purse there is a half-eaten Pop Tart along with a neon pink Silly Slime. I wear baggy sweats with elastic waists. I LIVE for nap times.
Restarting our Community
In a news release today, this is what will open tomorrow.
Effective Friday, May 1, Forsyth County Parks & Recreation will reopen various facilities to the public after being temporarily closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The following facilities will reopen May 1 at County parks:
For Profit Businesses asking for Donations is Taking Needed Funds from Local Non-profit Organizations
Forsyth County is a place that has an abundance of great non-profits. These organizations provide food, housing, medical care and much more for our residents and our animals. People work long hard unpaid volunteer hours to support these fabulous organizations.
Humane Society of Forsyth County is 45 years old
Since 1975 the Humane Society of Forsyth County has been helping homeless animals offering many programs and services to educate, inform, and inspire people to take responsible care of their pets and treat animals with the kindness they deserve.
Today in Georgia History
The Act of Waving is on the rise!
We wave hands to friends, fans, guests, neighbors, colleagues and relatives. We laugh at the Princess or Beauty Pageant type wave. Sometimes words can’t reach due to distance, so the mere hand wave becomes our words.
How Ducktown Got it's Name
While sitting at home, please enjoy the story that Dr. Linda Ledbetter wrote about Ducktown, Georgia. Dr. Ledbetter was one of the first two "covergirls" for FoCo Woman magazine. Dr. Linda Ledbetter is a true Forsyth County legacy. Her creative mind, entrepreneurial spirt and passion for her community maker her a leading example of a FoCo Woman.
This Day in History March 31st
We plan to help you find things to look at, fun activities, recipes and more during this COVID-19 time.