The power of community

Along with more than 124,000 accounts served, more than 6,900 miles of lines energized, and a 99.9% electric service reliability in 2015, Walton EMC (Electric Membership Corporation) provides a unique energy of service to the communities it’s been serving since 1936. 

Allgood makes the Inc. 5000 List

Allgood Plumbing, Electric, Heating & Cooling has earned an elevated position on the celebrated and prestigious 2016 Inc. 5000, an annual listing of the fastest growing private companies in America. 

Saint Leo University, Gwinnett Public Library to Host Veterans Luncheon, Workshop

Georgia Coaching Legend Vince Dooley to Speak

DULUTH, GA ­– Georgia football legend Vince Dooley will welcome Gwinnett veterans and their guests to A Gwinnett Veterans Luncheon & Workshop. Saint Leo University in partnership with the Gwinnett County Public Library, will present the event from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, October 22. The event, which includes a free lunch, will be held at the Saint Leo University Gwinnett Education Center campus, 3555 Koger Blvd., Suite 105, Duluth, GA 30096.

Next Star Communications expands services and coverage

By Katie Hart Smith
Staff Correspondent

Next Star Communications, Inc. is a Sprint Preferred Retailer with major emphasis on retail sales, service centers, data applications, and outside sales. Next Star is expanding their services and coverage, having recently added seven more stores, and is looking to grow to a total of twenty-two locations throughout Georgia.

Grayson Coffee House dedicates new deck built by customers

By Carole Townsend
Staff Correspondent

Grayson – The morning of Friday, Sept. 30 dawned bright and chilly, the perfect morning for a cup of delicious coffee and catching up with friends. The Grayson Coffee House was bustling with people inside and out, and the excitement and celebration were palpable.