Living

Presley Sullivan

When her daughter was around the age of two her mom remembers her jumping up on a coffee table and belting out a tune.

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When the Gwinnett Citizen asked me to start writing a column in the paper every month, I was so excited.

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Mandy Snell Harris

Count your blessings
By Mandy Snell Harris

I missed y'all last month, sorry I had a lot on my plate. As I sit here writing this, I am also watching my husband sleep. He had an accident earlier this month and now a tough recovery.

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Photo by Loralee Beard, Magic Moment Photography

Academics and athletics abound
By Loralee Beard, Magic Moment Photography

To misquote Dr. Suess ABOUT Dr. Suess “Oh the Graduations you’ve been”. However, after many years of nearly universal citing in graduation speeches, this year, the brilliant Dr. Seuss was replaced in Gwinnett County High School Graduation Speeches by..... “The Selfie”.

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Betty Powell owned and operated Williams Dress Shop beginning in 1958. Shown in the photo taken in the store in 1978: Mary Ann Bradford, Ada Frachiseur, Betty Powell and Ruby Warwick. Jan Rooks was not available for the photo. The dress shop was located at 116 Crogan Street in Lawrenceville.
The Gwinnett Roadrunner -
On The Run June 2014
By Mary Frazier Long
 
THINKERS
* When you walk what you talk
people listen.
* If you can read and don’t you are an illiterate by choice.
* The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
* In youth we learn in age we understand.
* You’ll never get ahead until you start advancing.
* Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.
* Life is a great big canvas and you should throw all the paint
on it you can.
* Big shots are little shots who keep shooting.

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