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As the last bell rings for the 2016–17 school year, 562 veteran educators and support staff members will mark their retirement from Gwinnett County Public Schools (GCPS). In total, our 2016–17 retirees have contributed a collective 13,518 years of their lives to education, and a total of 10,701 years to Gwinnett schoolchildren.

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As the last bell rings for the 2016–17 school year, 562 veteran educators and support staff members will mark their retirement from Gwinnett County Public Schools (GCPS). In total, our 2016–17 retirees have contributed a collective 13,518 years of their lives to education, and a total of 10,701 years to Gwinnett schoolchildren.

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Sunday groove logoBerkeley Lake 2017 benefit concerts!

Sunday Kind of Groove Concerts return this year to benefit Duluth Cluster Schools Foundation (DCSF). Five (5) live concerts will be held ‘al fresco’ from 6-8 pm in the Berkeley Lake Picnic Grounds behind Berkeley Lake Chapel. All are welcome! Bring a picnic & join the fun!

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Lawrenceville, GA – May 30, 2017  Philadelphia Winn Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, was honored to serve on the hospitality committee at the Memorial Day 2017 Gwinnett Fallen Heroes Memorial.  The event was held at the Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center in Lawrenceville, Georgia.

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Left to Right: John Watkins, Janet Watkins, Judy Putnam, Doug Heckman, and LC Johnson.

Peachtree Corners plans reverent Veterans’ monument
By Carole Townsend 
Staff Correspondent

A group of volunteers in Peachtree Corners has, for about 2 years, been planning the design and construction of a veterans’ monument to be located on the city’s future Town Green.

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