...Johnson, who opened with 69, is tied for ninth place at 136, or six shots behind the leader, Jay McLuen (64-66), of Forsyth, Ga.Of the other players with area ties, Brad Arrington (70-68) and Jacob Tilton (68-70) are tied for 15th place...

Commissioners debating pros, cons of excise tax as vote nears

...counties had decided to implement the energy excise tax as of July 1, including Columbia, Chatham, Crisp, DeKalb, Dougherty, Forsyth and Gwinnett, but not Muscogee, Fulton or Bibb, according to data compiled by Association County Commissioners of Georgia...


...USC Aiken. GolfTwo tied for lead in Hopkins finaleIn Statham, Ga., Matt Cook, of Murphy, N.C., and Jay McLuen, of Forsyth, Ga., each shot 8-under-par 64 Wednesday to share the lead after the first round of the Hopkins Tour Championship at...

Escapee captured by Georgia hunters

FORSYTH, Ga. - Authorities in Monroe County say an escaped inmate was captured after a group of hunters discovered him.The hunters...

Across Georgia

...charges of drunken driving.Authorities in Forsyth and Cherokee counties arrested Nathan...who faces DUI charges in both counties.Forsyth County Deputy Robin Regan said Buhl is...leaving the scene of a crash in northern Forsyth County shortly before 10 p.m. Saturday...

Property transfers

...Section Two, Lot 4, Block D, National Estates, $121,000Meriam K. Harper to Dianne M. Burnside, Unit 7, Phase IIIB, Forsyth Square Condo, $357,000Dozier & Dunagan Properties LLC to Lynley T. Ferrell, Lot 3, Block C, Hillwood, $95,000Christina...


...before losing a penalty shootout to the Netherlands. GolfBurton finishes third in RoswellIn Kennesaw, Ga., Jay McLuen, of Forsyth, shot a course record of 7-under-par 65 for a tournament total of 19-under 269 to run away with the title at the Georgia...

Georgia drafts plan for deer management

...accepted through Sept. 5.The meetings will be held in Monroe and Hazlehurst on Monday; Canton and Leesburg on Tuesday; Forsyth and Douglasville on Wednesday; and in Cleveland and Brunswick on Thursday.The draft Deer Management Plan and more details...

Scotland's Forsyth wins playoff at Malaysian Open

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Alastair Forsyth of Scotland won his first professional...second playoff of the Malaysian Open. Forsyth, who turned pro three years ago, made...Leaney closed with a 4-under 67 and Forsyth with a 70, his worst round of the tournament...

Augusta's Forsyth killed in line of duty

Robert Forsyth paid the ultimate price serving his country...in addition to being the father of John Forsyth, a Georgia governor and congressman...in the Virginia state militia, Marshal Forsyth moved to Richmond County in 1785. Almost...