Volunteer Opportunities Available at the New Forsyth County Animal Shelter

If you love spending time with animals and want to make a difference in the community, the new Forsyth County Animal Shelter is looking for you! There are multiple volunteer opportunities available at the shelter including dog walkers, cat cuddlers, groomers and to assist with special events. Those interested in volunteering should visit the Forsyth […]

2014 Cumming Country Fair Open Through Oct. 12

2014 Cumming Country Fair Open Through Oct. 12

The 2014 Cumming Country Fair and Festival opens today and runs through October 12 offering something for everyone in the family – midway carnival rides, daily ground acts, petting zoo, Heritage Village with working exhibits, grand concert lineup, Indian Village and much more. The fair is an affordable family outing providing entertainment around every corner. […]

Annual Hay Day Event to Benefit Save the Horses

Annual Hay Day Event to Benefit Save the Horses

Don’t miss Hay Day Saturday, October 25. All proceeds benefit Save the Horses and will be used to purchase hay for the animals to eat throughout the winter. 1768 Newt Green Road, Cumming, Georgia Free parking and admission. Corn Hole Tournament Pony Rides Hay Rides Petting Zoo Face Painting Crafts Games for Kids Cake Walk […]

Community Input Sought on New Middle School Name

Forsyth County Schools is seeking a name for Middle School #10, projected opening 2016, located at 625 James Road, Alpharetta (one block south of McFarland Road off of Union Hill Road). CLICK HERE for the three recommendations from the School Naming Committee. Please select your number one choice by Friday, October 10. A recommended name will be […]

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 […]

Forsyth County Parks and Recreation Community Yard Sale October 4

Forsyth County Parks and Recreation invites citizens to visit the Central Park Recreation Center parking area for a community yard sale from 9 am – 1 pm on Saturday, October 4. “We are excited to be hosting our third community yard sale at one of our parks,” Interim Director of Parks and Recreation Tommy Bruce […]

Pinecrest Academy High School Named 2014 School of Excellence

The Cardinal Newman Society recently released its list of high schools recognized by the Catholic Education Honor Roll as 2014 Schools of Excellence (formerly Top 50 Catholic High School), and the high school at Pinecrest Academy, a private PreK-12 Catholic School in Cumming, GA, was selected for this designation for the eighth consecutive year. Since […]

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 […]

1 39 40 41