Local News

New leaders named for four schools

During a special called meeting on May 14, 2015, the Gwinnett County Board of Education approved the appointment of leaders for four schools— Dacula Elementary School, Jenkins, Elementary School, Mulberry Elementary School, and Shiloh High School.

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Sorority improves playground

The Upsilon Alpha Omega Chapter ("UAO") of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated ("AKA") partnered with the Norcross Department of Parks to make improvements to Kaboom Playground in Norcross on May 16 in support AKA 1908 Playground Mobilization Day. 

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Judy Waters retires
After serving the community for 40 years, Judy Waters has officially retired.

Randy Redner, new Executive Director, Community Foundation for Northeast Georgia, was quick to say, “I also want to say thank you to Judy Waters for the legacy she has built.

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Island Breeze
By Beth Volpert Johansen

Walking into Island Breeze Tanning is a bit like walking out of the tempestuous Georgia weather and into a beach resort. Time and cares sort of slip off your shoulders as you walk through the door.

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