Rotary and City of Lawrenceville’s Par-Tee in the Park

By Mere Jones

July was a busy month for the Rotary Club of Lawrenceville. In conjunction with the City of Lawrenceville’s ArtsFest Gwinnett, the Rotary Club of Lawrenceville hosted the first annual Par-Tee in the Park.

Gwinnett County Lifeguards win state competition fifth year in a row

By Staff Reports

For the fifth year in a row, Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation (GCPR) wins first place at the annual Georgia Recreation and Park Association State Lifeguarding Competition, held at Lake Oconee in Greene County on July 18.

Gateway sign approved by DDA

SNELLVILLE – Those entering the city heading east on Highway 78 will soon be greeted by a new sign. 

At the August meeting of the Downtown Development Authority, directors achieved the final step to approve construction of the first Primary Gateway monument.

Hail Mary’s has a great run

Following nine years of operation - several partner changes and absolutely the most incredible journey in the world - we have decided to sell the Pub business and call it a great run! 

Rock’n Ribville coming September 17th

The City of Lawrenceville will soon be hosting the 9th annual Rock’n Ribville event on Saturday, September 17th on the Lawrenceville Lawn. Join in the fun as barbeque culinary artists, both professional and amateur, serve up the best barbeque, brisket and ribs in Georgia!

Annual Williams Reunion
By Carolyne P. Kirkland

William Pittman Williams was born in 1814 in Oglethorpe County and came to Gwinnett as a youth.  He married Elizabeth Weems at the age of 17.  William fathered eighteen children, ten with his first wife and eight with his second wife, Sarah Pogue.

Obituary

Charles Max Mount, Sr., age 75 of Lawrenceville passed away Mon., July 18, 2016. Max is survived by his wife of 58 years, Jean Mount; daughter and son in law, Starla and Andrew David; sons and daughter in law, Max Mount, Jr., and Marc and Pam Mount; 1 sister, Teresa Harrison; 5 grandchildren; and 1 great grandson.

American Heart Association's 2016 Atlanta Heart Walk

The Atlanta Heart Walk (3.1 miles) will take place on Saturday, September 24th, 2016 at Centennial Olympic Park.

Discovery Village At Sugarloaf celebrates expansion and remodel of its senior-living community on September 8

Discovery Village At Sugarloaf is unveiling its outstanding Grande Clubhouse remodel and expansion of its luxury independent living apartment homes at an Open House Celebration on Thursday, September 8th from 2:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M located at 1220 Satellite Boulevard, Suwanee, GA 30024.