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Thursday, 06 February 2020 16:23

Road Closings Due to Flooding

Due to today's rain many roads are closed due to flooding.
Thursday, 06 February 2020 16:10

Nursing department earns state ranking

The University of North Georgia (UNG) Department of Nursing was ranked No. 11 in the state by Nursing Schools Almanac. The publication collected information from more than 3,000 schools nationally, and less than 35 percent made the final list.

In a press release from Forsyth County Schools

Congratulations to the 17 Forsyth County schools that recently received the Governor’s Office of Student Achievement’s (GOSA) 2019 Highest Performing and/or Greatest Gains school awards.

Tuesday, 04 February 2020 10:19

Johns Creek Chamber of Commerce gets new COO

In a press release today--The Johns Creek Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors is pleased to announce the promotion of Robin Buckley to Chief Operations Officer (COO) effective immediately.
Monday, 03 February 2020 08:48

Forsyth County Schools Addresses Coronavirus

A recent message to Forsyth County Schools parents asks parents to keep children at home if they recently returned from China, due to the coronavirus.

Friday, 31 January 2020 09:57

Recent Food Service Inspections

Restaurant and food service inspections for the past few weeks

Items on the inspection form has a point value ranging from 1 to 9.  Violations deduct points from a best possible score of 100.  The higher the risk for illness, will result in higher point deduction.

Letter grades assigned are A for totals of 90-100 points, B for 89 to 80, C for 70 to 79 and U for less than 70.  Restaurants that are grated C or lower have their violations listed.


Gainsville, GA –In a press relaease on January 28, 2020,

This past weekend, Habitat-NCG held the dedication ceremony of two homes in North Forsyth County for the Joines and Williams families

ForsythCounty.com, FocoWoman, FocoPon and FoCoBox are excited are to share the news that Lou Ann Brownlee, has been selected to join The Humane Society of Forsyth County Board of Directors.