Gwinnett Clean & Beautiful Announces America Recycles Day Essay Contest Winners

Celine Houenou of Pharr Elementary School and Mason Havens of Georgia Southern University Take Home the Top Prizes for their Talented Portrayal of the Unsung Heroes of the Recycling Bin 

Duluth – After 17 years of hosting a traditional community recycling drive in observance of Keep America Beautiful’s national initiative – America Recycles Day, Gwinnett Clean & Beautiful (GCB) made the call to alter the course of the celebration slightly with a “novel” idea.

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Second-annual Christmas in Dacula Scheduled for December 6th

Free community Christmas festival features holiday shopping, live nativity, 5K, musical performances and more

DACULA, GA – This year’s Christmas in Dacula, held on December 6th from 3-8 p.m. and hosted by Hebron Church on the corner of Fence and Dacula roads, promises to provide even more family fun than last year’s inaugural event.

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​City of Norcross to Make Downtown ‘Sparkle’ For Holiday Season

Sparkle Holiday Celebration to include carriage rides, photos with Santa, Christmastree lighting and more

Norcross (Gwinnett County), GA - The city of Norcross will host its annual holiday celebration, ‘Sparkle! A Celebration of Kids, Creativity and Magic’, which includes carriage rides, photos with Santa, a Christmas tree lighting in the park, holiday entertainment and more starting on December 1st.

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Obituary - Earnest Eugene Poynter

Earnest Eugene Poynter, 64, of Snellville, passed away on Tuesday, November 17, 2015, in Snellville. Earnie was born on May 18, 1951 in Sarasota, FL to Earnest and Katherine Poynter.

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Honors for Assistant Principal Nichols

Collins Hill High School Assistant Principal Dr. Kim Nichols has been named the Georgia Association of Secondary School Principals (GASSP) Assistant Principal of the Year.

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Toys for Tots in Duluth

The City of Duluth is proud to announce that they have been selected as a drop off for Toys for Tots. They have Four drop off locations for Toys for Tots this year.

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Walton EMC Distributing Largest Refund in Co-op’s History

MONROE, Ga. –Walton Electric Membership Corporation (EMC) is returning $10.2 million to its customer-owners this December, making the 2015 capital credit refund the largest in the cooperative’s 79-year history.

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