Local News

Simpsonwood property becomes county's newest park

Lawrenceville, Ga. – Gwinnett County has closed on the $14 million purchase of Simpsonwood from the North Georgia Conference of the United Methodist Church. The 223-acre property is located in Peachtree Corners.

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Scholarship Named For Gwinnett Residents: Sorority Awards Inaugural McGruder-Smith Scholarship

LAWRENCEVILLE,GA - Upsilon Alpha Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated's ("UAO") inaugural McGruder-Smith Undergraduate Scholarship Luncheon was a beautiful moment in the chapter's history on the afternoon of Saturday, February 7.

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City looking for residents’ input on future

SNELLVILLE – A series of visioning meetings have been scheduled by the Urban Redevelopment Agency to gauge residents’ vision of the city’s Towne Center. 

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GMC neurosurgeon Dr. Michael Stechison (also a Julliard-trained pianist) and wife Dr. Cheryl Gratton (drums, not pictured here) entertain Gwinnett Extended Care Center residents December 19, 2014.

A perfectly polished grand piano sits in the main room of the Gwinnett Extended Care Center just before Christmas 2014. Residents of the Center, along with some caregivers and family members, are gathered in the same room.

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