NWS needs storm spotters; new Forsyth Co. dept. head

*The National Weather Service (NWS) is looking for storm spotters and will be conducting training sessions across north and central Georgia in the coming weeks. The nearest site for people in our area will be Gwinnett County on Nov. 2. For details, go to the National Weather Service Peachtree City Facebook page.

*Marcus Hawk has been named director of Fleet Services for Forsyth County, replacing Avery Gravitt who retired in September following 17 years in the position. County officials say Hawk brings 20 years of experience in motor maintenance, operations and leadership to Fleet Services.