Local News

Gwinnett appoints principals for Central Gwinnett High School and Jackson Elementary

April 25, 2017 -  At its April meeting, the Gwinnett County Board of Education named two principals for the coming school year. Shane Orr, an associate principal at Central Gwinnett High School, has been named the new principal at the Lawrenceville school following the retirement of the current principal, Maryanne Grimes. Kara Dutton, the principal of Peachtree Elementary School will transfer to become the principal of Jackson Elementary as the current principal, Dr. Ruth Markham, retires.

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Amber AurGwinnett Tech Foundation Awards First Nana Grant to Amber Aur, a Health Sciences Student at Gwinnett Technical College

By Staff Reports

Atlanta - On Friday, April 21 the Gwinnett Tech Foundation awarded its inaugural Nana Grant to Amber Aur, a health sciences student at Gwinnett Technical College. The mission of Nana Grants is to provide childcare grants to eligible student mothers attending Georgia’s public technical colleges and universities.

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85% say the Gwinnett County city offers a “good sense of community.” 

PEACHTREE CORNERS, GA., April 24, 2017 -- Gwinnett County’s newest city has yet to celebrate its 5th birthday but already has been ranked statewide as among the top 10 best suburbs to live in Georgia according to one online ranking and review site.

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Bluesberry & beer fesitvalThe City of Norcross invites citizens and neighbors to explore downtown Norcross while enjoying the sweet sounds of summer at a multitude of events throughout the coming months, including the annual Bluesberry and Beer Festival on June 17.

City of Norcross Announces "Sweet Sounds of Summer" Lineup of Events
Summer highlights include Concert Series, Memorial Day Celebration, Bluesberry and Beer Festival and more
By Staff Reports

Norcross (Gwinnett County), GA (April 21, 2017) - Enjoy the "sweet sounds of summer" in downtown Norcross and get ready for some serious fun as the city kicks off an exciting lineup of events beginning in May. Designed to encourage citizens and neighbors to explore and enjoy downtown Norcross, this year's summer experience has something for everyone.

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