McDaniel Farm Park phase two construction adds amenities

Lawrenceville – Gwinnett’s McDaniel Farm Park will get $3.4 million in SPLOST-funded improvements after commissioners approved a phase two construction contract on Tuesday with low bidder Vertical Earth Inc. 

The Ripple Effect scholarship winner

The Lilburn Woman’s Club announces the winner of The Ripple Effect scholarship. Miss Melanie Snow, a 4th grader at Knight Elementary, has been awarded a $50 scholarship and certificate for her idea of developing a compass rose in their wonderful teaching garden on their school campus.

Volunteers needed for MLK Day event

SNELLVILLE – Mayor Tom Witts asked residents to volunteer in an effort to make the Jan. 18 Martin Luther King Jr. Day event a success Monday.

Award-winning Art Exhibit to Visit Norcross

Norcross - Forty-six award-winning pieces of art from disabled artists across Georgia, including one from Duluth and one from Lawrenceville, will be on display Dec. 11-Jan. 3 at the Georgia Artists with Disabilities Inc.'s 31st annual statewide tour and exhibit at The Rectory, 17 College St. in Norcross.