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Allison Wilkerson, newly elected mayor of the City of Grayson, is a second-generation mayor, her father having served in the position during the 1990s.

When you think of recently elected Grayson Mayor Allison Wilkerson, you might think of “firsts.”

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Grayson’s Downtown Development Authority is located at the heart of the city.

Incubating great work in Grayson
By Beth Volpert

Co-working, incubating, off-site mentors and downtown development authority are all words floating around the building at 438 Grayson Parkway in downtown Grayson, GA. The address is home to The Grayson DDA and its latest project, The Grayson DDA Business Incubator.

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Michael Kelly in “House of Cards” scene with actor Kevin Spacey.


Brookwood’s own success - Michael Kelly
Brookwood grad Michael Kelly’s acting career surging forward

By Phylecia Wilson

With two major movies showing last summer and a current TV hit, 1989 Brookwood High School grad, Michael Kelly’s career as an actor continues to surge forward and upward.

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South’s head Coach Small and Archer’s head Coach Dyer on October 26, 2013 after the game. Archer defeated South Gwinnett to earn their first ever Region 8 Championship. This is what it's all about, mutual respect!


Community - which side do you sit on?
By Beth Volpert

It all began with this year’s Homecoming at South Gwinnett. Coach Jack Britt and I had divided loyalties for both South and Grayson. Coach Jack asked me, “Which side do we sit on?”

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Mr. Richard Weeks with some of his friends at Grayson’s Kroger.


A community hero
By Beth Volpert

For most of the last fifteen or so years, the children of the Grayson Cluster have enjoyed spending time with a beloved man who has not only served his country, but also his community with distinction.

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