The Nankipooh Enquirer – Snakes in the Grass

When I was a kid growing up on the farm down in Nankipooh, there were a few things you had to know about farming and living close with Mother Nature.  One thing all farmers know is that Mother Nature can be your enemy sometimes, as well as your friend.  The good Lord has provided us […]

Cherokee Sheriff’s Office Warns of Phone Scam

According to the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office, at least three citizens have reported receiving  phone calls from a male claiming to be with the Cherokee Sheriff’s Office advising the person that they have missed jury duty and there is currently an active warrant out for their arrest. The caller further explains that if they want […]

October is Fire Prevention Month

October is Fire Prevention Month

October is Fire Prevention Month and the Forsyth County Fire Department is pleased to provide the following safety tips to help keep you and your family safe. Install smoke detectors on every level of your home and near each bedroom. Place fire extinguishers in the areas of the kitchen, laundry room, fireplace and garage. Replace […]

Tax-filing and Payment Extensions Expire Oct. 15

The Internal Revenue Service today urged taxpayers whose tax-filing extension runs out on Oct. 15 to double check their returns for often-overlooked tax benefits and then file their returns electronically using IRS e-file or the Free File system. More than a quarter of the nearly 13 million taxpayers who requested an automatic six-month extension this […]

Animals Available for Adoption

Animals Available for Adoption

Animals are available for adoption at the Forsyth County Animal Shelter. Click here to view a video of the dogs and cats who are at the Forsyth County Animal Shelter and are ready to find a home! Forsyth County Animal Shelter Hours: For adoptions: Tuesday through Saturday from 10:30 am. – 5 pm To drop-off […]

Registration Deadline Approaching for Upcoming General/Special Election

The Forsyth County office of Voter Registration and Elections  encourages voters to register  by Monday, Oct. 6 to participate in the November 4 General Election/Special Election. Forsyth County residents wishing to register to vote or to change their name and/or address on the voter registration list may now do so online or in person at […]

Candidate Woods to Discuss Education at Dawson Republicans Meeting

  Richard Woods, State School Superintendent candidate, will speak Tuesday, Sept. 30 at 7:00 pm about his plans for improving education in Georgia and discuss Common Core. University of North Georgia Republican President, Harrison Lance, will provide an update on election efforts on college campuses. Meet Richard at 6:30 pm.  Meeting begins at 7:00pm, Bowen Center […]

Forsyth County Election Information

Forsyth County Election Information

This Voter Information Guide is intended to provide the voters of Forsyth County with information on voting in the upcoming election. We encourage voters to research candidates and issues prior to going to the polls, as this guide does not answer every possible election question a voter may have. If you have additional questions, more […]

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