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$1Million Powerball ticket sold in Cumming

One winning ticket worth $1,000,000 was sold in Cumming for the Aug. 11 Powerball drawing.

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Five months later, man still missing from Hall County

Johnny Edgar Vickers, 42, of Flowery Branch has been missing for five months according to his family.

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-08-17 20:22:59

Two arrested in alleged father-daughter drug operation

Authorities have arrested two people in connection with what they are calling a “father-daughter drug operation” that allegedly supplied large amounts of marijuana and MDMA to the north Forsyth area.Daniel McGregor Williams III, 51, and Morgan Christina Williams, 17, both of Cumming, were arrested l

FORSYTH COUNTY NEWS - 2018-08-17 12:29:00

Accused 'wedding crasher' tried to steal thousands in gift cards, police say

“Initially, she was very nervous. She was shaking as I was questioning her and very agitated,” Baber told Petchenik.

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-08-16 23:07:14

High School Football Scoreboard in Forsyth County

FORSYTH COUNTY, GA — Are you ready for some Friday night high school football?

PATCH - 2018-08-17 18:17:13

What Gainesville is doing about abandoned properties

Gainesville officials are working on two initiatives, a land bank and adjustments to the city’s property maintenance regulations, part of efforts to improve housing conditions and neighborhood blight.The city’s community development director, Rusty Ligon, said city staff are working to determine exa

GAINESVILLE TIMES - 2018-08-17 17:15:00

A doughnut heist, Flo Rida and dancing deputies. Hall County Sheriff’s Office meets lip sync challenge.

Messages were coming in — about one every four hours — to Derreck Booth, spokesman for the Hall County Sheriff’s Office.They were messages from the community “begging” the sheriff’s office to take part in a trend that’s been sweeping the nation’s law enforcement: a lip syncing challenge.After a chal

GAINESVILLE TIMES - 2018-08-17 15:50:00

GMRS celebrates National Healthcare Centers Week

This week, elected and healthcare officials met to celebrate a unique form of healthcare that can be important to patients with financial issues.Georgia Highlands Medical Service welcomed speakers, and Cumming Mayor Troy Brumbalow signed a special proclamation as part of an event to celebrate Nation

FORSYTH COUNTY NEWS - 2018-08-17 19:33:00

Back In Black: New Uniforms, Patch Coming To Forsyth Deputies

FORSYTH COUNTY, GA — Forsyth County Sheriff's deputies have been wearing their green and tan uniforms since 1997 but, after a survey, Sheriff Ron Freeman thought it was time for a change.

PATCH - 2018-08-16 18:49:43

Forsyth County sex offender jailed for allegedly giving false address, theft

James Remon Lewis, 38, of Cumming, a lifetime sex offender, was arrested Tuesday after detectives tracked him to a residence off Ruby Drive in west Forsyth on warrants for theft and several sex offender charges, according to Cpl. Doug Rainwater, spokesman for the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office.

FORSYTH COUNTY NEWS

FCHS engineering students to repurpose Power Wheels for children with disabilities

This week, city of Cumming Mayor Troy Brumbalow and his son, Zach, delivered a Lightning McQueen Power Wheels car to Forsyth Central High School for more than just child’s play.The car was delivered to the school’s engineering program on Wednesday for students to get an inside understanding of how i

FORSYTH COUNTY NEWS - 2018-08-17 08:00:00

Alpharetta man arrested after hours-long SWAT standoff

After an hours-long standoff with local authorities, an Alpharetta man who told 911 dispatchers he was being held captive and fired a semi-automatic handgun through walls of a south Forsyth townhome has been taken into custody by the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office.Blake Dru Prizio, 42, of Alpharett

FORSYTH COUNTY NEWS

PHOTOS: 3-year-old Georgia boy has adorable birthday at Waffle House

BUFORD, Ga.- Some kids want a bounce house, others maybe a Barbie dream house, but one young Georgia boy wanted something different for his birthday -- Waffle House.

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-08-16 17:31:24

Massive Copperhead Found in Georgia Right Outside the Back Door

Employees of theC&C Tree Servicein Canton, Georgia got the shock of their lives when they were removing some dead timber on the back of the company’s property. Two hugecopperhead snakeswere uncovered, one that turned out to be a pregnant female carrying nine eggs inside of her.

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Why protesters will be gathering around Old Joe Saturday

A year after a nonviolent protest against “Old Joe,” the confederate statue in the center of Gainesville’s square, another demonstration is set for Saturday, Aug. 18 at 11:30 a.m.The monument, erected in 1909 by the Gen. James Longstreet Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, sits on ab

GAINESVILLE TIMES - 2018-08-16 17:30:00

Crews battling two-alarm fire in Downtown Atlanta building

ATLANTA- Atlanta Fire and rescue crews are on the scene of a fire in the old Southern Railway Building in downtown Atlanta.The two-alarm fire broke out on the fourth floor of the building.

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-08-16 20:22:00

Naked, hammer-wielding alleged burglar arrested in Cumming

Charles Richard Wyatt, 61, was arrested by the Cumming Police Department at about 4 a.m. Monday after he was allegedly found exiting a broken glass door at the Beverage World liquor store on Lanier Parkway in Cumming, naked and carrying a framing hammer and a can of Coca-Cola, according to an incide

FORSYTH COUNTY NEWS

SWAT standoff underway in Hall County

HALL COUNTY, Ga.-News Chopper 2is over what appears to be a SWAT situation with a heavy police presence in Hall County.Hall County Fire confirmed they are at a scene on Stephens Rd. and Waverly Way but have not released any details.We're working to learn more details for a LIVE report on Channel 2 A

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Multiple children transported to hospitals after falling ill at Johns Creek gym pool

JOHNS CREEK, Ga. — Officials say several people had to go to the hospital after falling ill at a north metro Atlanta gym pool.It happened at the Lifetime Fitness off Johns Creek Parkway.According to the Johns Creek Fire Marshal Chad McGibbony, an automated system that mixes Chlorine and muriatic aci

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Caught on cam: Teacher choke-slams student

DAHLONEGA, Ga (WXIA) - A Georgia teacher accused of grabbing a student by the throat and slamming him onto a lunchroom table appeared in court on Tuesday, claiming the student initiated the attack.

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