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Arts Alpharetta keys focus on city’s cultural future

ALPHARETTA, Ga. – With business and residential growth grabbing much of the news lately, a group of Alpharetta arts organizations are combining to stake a claim to part of the city’s …

Milton

School board wades into tax assessment battle

FULTON COUNTY, Ga. - The controversy over skyrocketing property assessments has led the Fulton County Board of Education to consider how much revenue …
Forsyth

North Fulton, Forsyth female Athletes of the Year

NORTH FULTON/FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Beginning this week, Appen Media will present its Best of the Year awards for sports, including the best …

Local girls lacrosse players named All-Americans

NORTH FULTON, Ga. — US Lacrosse has named its All-Americans and Academic All-Americans from Georgia, with 15 local girls lacrosse players honored. …
Public Safety

Company loses $2K overnight

JOHNS CREEK, Ga. — Employees at the Kroger on Old Alabama Road reported a burglary June 14 in which over $2,000 was stolen from their gasoline kiosk. The store manager was alerted to the …

Milton man victim of Pell Grant scam

MILTON, Ga. — A Milton man fell victim to a phone scam after receiving calls regarding a Pell Grant check for tuition. The man received calls from three numbers, area codes 202 and 646, …

Fake $20 bill passed at restaurant

ALPHARETTA, Ga. — A counterfeit $20 bill was found June 15 at the Vino 100 on South Main Street while the owner was counting the day’s profit. Police were able to pinpoint the man who passed …

Police arrest man annoyed by lights

MILTON, Ga. — A man visiting his sister was arrested in Devonshire Farms June 18 after becoming annoyed by “strange lights” coming from a nearby home. Police responded to a call of the man …

Armed bank robber sentenced to 25 years

ATLANTA — A man caught by the FBI for a string of armed bank robberies in Marietta, Atlanta and Johns Creek has pleaded guilty. Kevin Ray Williamson, 51, of Marietta was sentenced June 26 to 25 …

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