Sun May 19, 2013
Forsyth County News
DOT gathers input on Hwy. 20
Forsyth County resident Hugh Pirkle places a dot on a map showing where he lives as Kristine Hansen-Dederick, with the Georgia Department of Transportation, and his son-in-law Jason Vandergrift look on.
Sat May 18, 2013
Johns Creek Resident Graduates from Berry College
Along with 378 new alums, Kevin Elston of Johns Creek graduated from Berry College with a BS degree in Accounting, Finance, according to the school.
Fri May 17, 2013
Johns Creek Man Charged With Faking Own Kidnapping
A Johns Creek man who was initially reporting missing has been charged with faking his own kidnapping.
Local Georgia College Students Make President's List
Several Georgia College & State University students from Johns Creek made the President's List for spring semester 2013, according to President Steve Dorman.
Thu May 16, 2013
The Beaumont Enterprise
Tablets in the classroom push learning, teaching
Noa Bashuk uses a tablet to follow along with her teacher in an eighth grade Spanish class at Autrey Mill Middle School in Johns Creek, Ga.
Wed May 15, 2013
Human Remains Found Near Suspect's Home, New Charge For Robbery Suspect
Jmaal Malik Keyes Case: Human Remains Found Near Murder Suspect's Home - South Cobb Patch Human remains have been found near the home of Robert Kane Rolison , the 17-year-old Middle Georgia State College student who was arrested last week in connection with the death of a fellow student from Austell.
Slain Man Was from Buford, Utility Scam in Fulton
Gwinnett Police ID Slain Suspect as Buford Man - Buford Patch Gwinnett Police have identified the person who was shot dead Monday in Buford in an officer-involved shooting as Rodney Pike, 38, of Buford.
Tue May 14, 2013
Former NYC School Chancellor Talks Tech in Johns Creek
Fulton County Schools Superintendent Robert Avossa recently hosted Joel Klein, former chancellor of New York City schools and current CEO of Amplify, a company dedicated to re-imagining K-12 education by creating digital products and services that empower teachers, students and parents in new ways.
Mon May 13, 2013
School Board to Hold May Community Meetings
Linda McCain, who represents the majority of Johns Creek on the Fulton County Board of Education, will host a community meeting this week.
Sat May 11, 2013
Movie Review: 'Great Gatsby' More Style Than Substance
Leonardo DiCaprio stars in Baz Luhrmann's take on "The Great Gatsby," which is at times more style than substance - just like like the novel's main character himself - say some critics.
18th Annual Rainbow Village Golf Classic a Success
Rainbow Village 18 th annual Golf Classic May 8 raised more than $57,000 this year, setting a new record for the fundraiser.
Johns Creek Civitan Club Names Special Needs Teachers of the Year
Three local special needs educators were honored by the Johns Creek Civitan Club during an awards breakfast this past week.
Fri May 10, 2013
Five More Johns Creek Students Named National Merit Winners
Five more Johns Creek area school seniors have been named 2013 National Merit Scholars.
6 AM Cure for Ugly Mondays That Start Sunday Night
Green Acupuncture and Med Spa opens the doors for appointments beginning at 6 A.M. for you to get what you need to help make the sale, get the raise and coordinate a quality of life for yourself.
Celebrate Mother's Day 2013 in Johns Creek
Whether it's showering Mom with gifts or taking her out for some fine dining, we've got some tips on celebrating Mother's Day 2013, with help from some Johns Creek Patch readers like yourself.
Mixed Reviews for Tyler Perry's 'Peeples'
The premise, courtesy of the film's official website : Sparks fly when Wade Walker crashes the preppy Peeples annual reunion in the Hamptons to ask for their precious daughter Grace's hand in marriage.
Thu May 09, 2013
CanCare Provides Personal Support to Cancer Patients, Loved Ones
To mark their one-year anniversary in Atlanta, CanCare is celebrating with an outdoor Jazz concert at Johns Creek Presbyterian Church , Saturday, May 11.