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Photography is the topic at Mountain Shadow Garden Club January 12, 2015

If you need a break from the winter blahs, plan to attend the regular monthly meeting of Mountain Shadow Garden Club (MSGC) on Monday evening, January 12. The program features “Garden Photography”, presented by Smoke Rise area resident Lyle Collins, owner of Southern Trillium.

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Police body cameras status quo in Snellville

SNELLVILLE – Addressing a nationwide need, the Obama Administration has unveiled a $263 million proposal which would provide body cameras and training for the nation’s police departments so police-citizen interactions could be better documented. 

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Contenders and champs...GWA Band
By Beth Volpert Johansen

A small, but mighty band has achieved a total knockout in the US Bands Open Class National Competition held at New Jersey’s MetLife Stadium on November 15th. 

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From left, Grayson Mayor Allison Wilkerson and Snellville Councilman Dave Emanuel “battle” over food collected for the Southeast Gwinnett Co-op at the Greater Eastside Chamber of Commerce Wednesday.
Battle of cities continue in effort to feed hungry

Snellville– The effort to fill the shelves of the Southeast Gwinnett Co-op got a big boost Wednesday at the Greater Eastside Chamber of Commerce luncheon.

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