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A dog's best friend 
By Carole Townsend

Five to seven million dogs and cats arrive at animal shelters in the United States each year, and about half of these animals are being surrendered by their owners.

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New classroom coming to Environmental and Heritage Center

Lawrenceville, Ga. – The Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center in Buford will convert existing storage space to build a new classroom and educator workroom. The Board of Commissioners approved a $409,506 contract Tuesday with low bidder, Bayne Development Group LLC. The 2014 SPLOST program is funding the work.

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Gwinnett schools, Junior Achievement showcase groundbreaking facility
By Carole Townsend
Staff Correspondent

LAWRENCEVILLE – More than 400 people, including teachers, Board of Education members, county influencers, and students proudly unveiled a state-of-the-art GCPS facility August 27, 2015.

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