CUMMING - A portion of Parks Road from Georgia 306 to Burruss Mill Road <br />
will be temporarily closed to through traffic beginning Monday, March 10, and is not likely to reopen until April 20. <br />
The closure will allow for the construction of a box culvert at Six Mile Creek. <br />
The work is part of a traffic safety improvement project funded by the Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax program, SPLOST VI, according to Forsyth County officials.
The search on Lake Lanier for a missing person has been temporarily suspended, with authorities finding no results in their hunt for a woman last seen late Wednesday night in the area of Lanier Point Park.
The Supreme Court ruled decisively in favor of a death-row inmate in Georgia on Monday, chastising state prosecutors for improperly keeping African-Americans off the jury that convicted him of killing a white woman.