GGC graduate pays forward her grade school teachers’ inspiration

Selma Kebo graduated from Georgia Gwinnett College with a purposeful intention to make a difference in the lives of elementary school students in Gwinnett County Public Schools (GCPS) – because her GCPS teachers made a difference in her own life.

Senior citizen art on display
in City Hall

SNELLVILLE – Art created by the city’s most “experienced” artists is currently on display in City Hall.

Each Thursday, a group gathers at the Snellville Senior Center to learn artistic direction and enjoy two hours of creativity and fellowship.

AAA Forecasts busiest Memorial Day
travel weekend since recession
Overall travel volume increased 1.5% from last year

AAA Travel projects 36.1 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home during the Memorial Day holiday weekend, a 1.5 percent increase from the 35.5 million people who traveled last year.

Program for Veterans Memorial dedication set
By Staff Reports

SNELLVILLE – A ceremony leading up to the unveiling of the city’s Veterans Memorial will begin at 4 p.m. May 24.

The ceremony will feature live entertainment, military vehicles and artifacts from the Gwinnett Veterans Council War Memorial Museum.

Student film crew create an alcohol training video for
the City of Duluth

Students shoot video for proper use and sell of alcohol Duluth, GA - Students at Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science and Technology “knock it out the park” with a new alcohol training video created for The City of Duluth.

Department of Driver Services (DDS) Commissioner Reminds Students to Request School Attendance Form for Summer Driver Testing

As summer approaches, Department of Driver Services (DDS) Commissioner Rob Mikell reminds students needing to test for an instructional permit or driver’s license over the long vacation to obtain a “DDS Certificate of Attendance Form” from their school administration before the end of the school year.

Governor Deal appoints State Court Judge Randy Rich to Superior Court

(Lawrenceville, Ga., May 13, 2014) – Gov. Nathan Deal today announced the appointment of Judge Randy Rich to the Superior Court of Gwinnett County. The vacancy was created by the resignation of Michael C. Clark, who retired to return to private practice.

15 GCPS seniors earn scholarships as Gates Millennium Scholars

A group of Gwinnett County Public Schools (GCPS) seniors recently learned that their hard work in high school will benefit them in college as they will have their their entire college career paid in full. The 15 students have been named 2014 Gates Millennium Scholars—the most Gwinnett students to ever earn this recognition.