A free COVID-19 testing event is being held Wednesday, August 12 , from 5 p.m.-8 p.m. and Saturday, August 15, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at Shiloh Baptist Church, 916 E 12th St.
The Forsyth County Department of Public Health held a food and mask giveaway on Saturday, August 1, at the Enterprise Center.
Ponds and Lakes are heating up, creating favorable conditions for Cyanobacteria (blue-green algae) blooms which can be lethal to dogs and livestock. Suspected blooms can be reported to the N.C. Division of Water Resources by contacting your nearest Regional Office.
With the peak of hurricane season approaching, Forsyth County Emergency Management officials are encouraging residents and businesses to review and discuss their emergency plans and update their emergency supplies kits.
Check out photos of what's blooming in our area right now.