The Norcross Senior Center soon will undergo a renovation to make the facility more comfortable and convenient for Gwinnett’s aging population. On Tuesday the Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners approved a $974,102 contract with Diversified Construction of Georgia to add space and amenities to the center, including an improved entrance, a new covered drop-off area, and interior updates.

For the third consecutive year, Gwinnett Technical College has recorded the highest enrollment numbers in the College's 34-year history. More than 12,000 students across Gwinnett and North Fulton enrolled at Gwinnett Tech for exceptional educational programs and exciting career opportunities. The 2018 academic year’s enrollment took a sizeable jump, recording an 8.5% uptick over a year ago.

An overflow crowd at the Walton County Ag Ed Center takes part in the recent Walton EMC Annual Meeting. The meeting's primary purpose is to allow customer-owners to elect the board of directors from among themselves.

CEO discusses nuclear plant, Facebook Data Center at Annual Meeting

MONROE – Thousands of Walton Electric Membership Corporation (EMC) customer-owners and families attending the cooperative's 82nd annual meeting on June 16 received an important commitment from CEO Ronnie Lee.

Speaker Tony Harris

Monday, August 20, 2018, 7 PM – Tony Harris "If Plants Could Talk - A Cherokee Relationship"

The Cherokee Indians knew what plants ease the pain of a wasp sting and the itch of poison ivy. They understood nuts from a Shaggy Hickory can be turned into a tasty syrup and when boiled, the roots of Wild Ginger make a tea that cures coughs, colds, and fevers.

The Gwinnett County Board of Education named new leaders for two middle schools and an elementary school at its June 21 meeting. Jeremy Reily, an assistant principal at Peachtree Ridge High School, will be the principal of Bay Creek Middle School.