Local News

New Emergency Sirens Installed in Duluth  
Weather warning system upgraded

Duluth, GA  – Safety continues to be the City of Duluth’s first priority and that’s no exception to the weather warning system that has been in place since February of 2000.  The first of five new emergency weather sirens was installed at the Southeastern Railroad Museum in Duluth on Monday, July 28th, 2014

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Snellville wins Economic Development Award 

SNELLVILLE – The city’s Economic Development Office was recently awarded the International Economic Development Council Excellence in Economic Development Bronze Award.

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Tom and Laura Vooris, owners of Choices to You, at the Jazzy Cajun thing in May were presenting sponsors and support many local organizations to beneift those in need.

Everyday, all over town, the question, “What would you like for dinner?” is asked by thousands of people.

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City hires consultant to review multi-family development plans

SNELLVILLE (July 20, 2014) – The city has retained a consultant experienced with municipal development regulations to determine how two proposed multi-family and mixed residential housing developments may impact the city and nearby neighborhoods before they are considered by the city’s Planning Commission and Mayor and Council.

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Navy Airman Ramiro Alvarez (U.S. Navy photo by Senior Chief Mass Communication Specialist Gary Ward)

SAN DIEGO- Airman Ramiro Alvarez, an aviation boatswain's mate from Lawrenceville, Ga. and 2009 graduate of Phoenix High School, is serving in the U.S. Navy aboard USS Somerset (LPD 25), one of the world's most modern, networked, survivable, and transformational warships. USS Somerset is named in commemoration of the September 11, 2001 attacks.

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