Just like an elderly woman sitting underneath her shawl on the porch of her home, the historic Coal Mountain Baptist Church sits alongside of Highway 9 in north Forsyth County watching traffic and noise increase and the old ways fade away to make way for the new.
Recent scares about the quality of Lake Lanier’s water have gotten the attention of lakegoers, but there could be peace knowing several efforts at maintaining a frequent monitoring system for safe recreational lake use and water quality are in place.
This is Chicopee, the former Johnson & Johnson mill town between Oakwood and Gainesville that was built to stand out. The state-of-the-art cotton mill remains industrial, though it now produces beer, still adjacent to a village home to both new neighbors and old friends.
At 84 years young, Howard Sims is living his dream, observing the night sky in the small town of Comer, Georgia. It’s a dream and passion he’s carried since his childhood, later leading him to build his own telescope and observatory to share with the public.
The Forsyth County Sheriff's Office has released body cam footage from the night and abandoned infant was discovered in a plastic bag, hoping someone will come forward with information on the baby's identity.
If you’ve ever traveled from Royston to Elberton on Ga. 17 or visited the now-closed 17 Cinema drive-in theater in Dewy Rose, you’ve passed through Vanna. The small community in Hart County is located near three other county lines and has been around for about 200 years, making it one of North Georgia’s oldest crossroads.