Local News

cycling clubGrayson Cycling Club a strong community partner
Hosts Fun & Fitness Festival

By Carole Townsend
Staff Correspondent

"Spandex? Helmets? No way!" Chris Banks, one of the charter members of the Grayson Cycling Club, laughs as he remembers back when he first thought about cycling as a way to stay fit. That was back in March 2015, when he, David Walker, and Dr. David Pierson began riding their bikes together, always meeting in Banks' driveway before hitting the road.

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This multi-faceted program, presented by the Steffen Thomas Museum of Art and the City of Atlanta Office of Cultural Affairs, celebrates Steffen Thomas’s contributions to the Atlanta art scene from 1930 – 1990.Steffen Thomas artwork

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young authors

L-R McKenzie Sewell, Dalton Small, Marlon Winston. All three artists plan to attend college.

Lawrenceville students newly-published authors
By Carole Townsend 
Staff Correspondent

Dalyn Small and Marlon Winston, by all outward appearances, are like most other teen boys. They dress the part. They like hanging out with their friends.

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children reading booksLawrenceville elementary students get books for summer reading through partnership with Lawrenceville First Baptist

Did you know that studies show that access to books over the summer prevents a drastic loss of reading skills for students? A recent partnership between two elementary schools in Lawrenceville and the Lawrenceville First Baptist Church is putting books in students hand for the summer. 

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