Vibrant slate of art scheduled for January

SNELLVILLE – The walls of the City Hall Art Gallery will feature the works of Marcella Hayes Muhammad and Leroy Banks beginning Jan. 8.

Muhammad focuses on African-American themes through the styles of abstract and realism.

Petty Officer 1st Class Electa Berassa re-enlists

Petty Officer 1st Class Electa Berassa of Snellville, Ga. re-enlisted in the Navy Reserve on Dec. 13. Berassa, a mass communications specialist, serves with a public affairs unit in Atlanta that is attached to U.S. 6th Fleet in Naples, Italy.

Foundation awards Innovating Learning Grants totaling $50,000

Innovating Learning Grants totaling $50,000 were awarded to Gwinnett County Public Schools (GPCS) educators at the 2014 holiday gathering of the Gwinnett County Public Schools Foundation. The list of recipients of the December 2014 grants appear below.

Gwinnett, cities share SPLOST for 60 road projects

(Lawrenceville, Ga) – Three major road improvements, eight intersections, 35 sidewalk/pedestrian safety upgrades and 14 resurfacing projects will share city and county funds from the current SPLOST sales tax program.