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Shane's Rib Shack opens its newest location in Grayson Georgia

GRAYSON (June 15, 2017) – Shane's Rib Shack, a leader in fast-casual barbecue, will open its next location in Grayson, GA, on Monday, June 19th making it the forty-seventh Georgia location and seventy-fifth restaurant location nationwide.  The new restaurant will create more than 40 new jobs for the Grayson area. 

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Lisa Kinsel & Casper

Mrs. Lisa Kinsel and Casper from Scottish Rite Children’s Hospital and Canines for Kids

Just For You

On May 16th the Gwinnett Quilters Guild held their annual “Quilt Celebration” to culminate their community service project called, “JUST FOR YOU.” 

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Autumn Williams 2017 winner of the Judy Patterson Legacy Scholarship presented by Stacy Patterson (R).

Ever present with a winning smile and can-do attitude, Judy Patterson of the Archer Cluster of schools located in Lawrenceville was one of those super moms able to look beyond her own children to the welfare of all children in the community. Whether raising funds for Cooper Elementary, serving on the PTA board, participating on the Archer Schools Council, or stepping in weekly if not daily to assist teachers and students in the classroom, the word no simply was not in Judy’s vocabulary.

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fireworksFireworks will Light Up the Skies Over Lake Lanier FOUR NIGHTS IN A ROW for Lanier Islands Fourth of July Weekend 2017

Lanier Islands Set to Sparkle with Four Nights of Fireworks and More Fourth of July Weekend
Southern Lakeside Destination Lights the Fuse on a Weekend-Long Independence Day Celebration of Epic Proportions with Live Concerts, a KICKS 101.5 Party, Kids Activities, Firework Displays & More June 30-July 4

Buford, Ga. – June 14, 2017 –  Lanier Islands brings new meaning to the phrase “it’s gonna be LIT!” as the lakeside destination gets set to light the fuse on what promises to be another dazzling Fourth of July Weekend.

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