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Walton EMC communicators Greg Brooks and Savannah Chandler placed in every category including two best-of-show designations at the Cooperative Communicator Association's annual contest in Pittsburgh, Pa.
Walton EMC communicators thrilled with two of five Best in Show titles

Pittsburg, Pa. - Greg Brooks and Savannah Chandler, Walton Electric Membership Corporation (EMC) communicators, took home two of the five best-in-show honors and several other awards at the Cooperative Communicators Association's (CCA) annual contest.

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Coach:  Steve Haag Assistant Coaches:  John Gallagher, Neal Mooney, Brian Reed Left to Right, Back Row:  Caroline Evans, Jenna Harrington, CJ Haag, Erin Gallagher, Sophie Mooney, Dawson Horn, Cesyrea Cox Left to Right Front Row:  Haley Glass, Maddie Marchiando, Lauren Reed, Sara Beth Ratcliffe, Alexis Berry Not Pictured:  Sydney Reynolds

14U Atlanta Premier –Haag Travel Softball Team wins nationals

Gwinnett county’s 14U Atlanta Premier – Haag travel softball team recently won a berth to the PGF Nationals in Huntington Beach, California! PGF (Premier Girls Fastpitch) is considered the highest level, and the most competitive softball in the nation!

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New bike race for 2014 that will pit the top professional and amateur riders against each other for a $15,000 prize purse. The inaugural Georgia Cup-Duluth Criterium will debut on August 2nd, 2014 in the streets of Downtown Duluth.

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A painting of William Pittman Williams home in Snellville

The annual William Pittman Williams reunion will take place on Sunday, July 20, 2014 at Summit Chase Country Club, Snellville, Georgia. The event begins with a buffet lunch at 12:30. After lunch a memorial service will be held to remember family members who died since the 2013 reunion.

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Carole with the Grit Chips pace car, before the Nationwide race at Atlanta Motor Speedway, Labor Day Weekend 2013

Buckle up and enjoy the ride
By Auveed Bagheri Cawthon and Beth Volpert 

Lawrenceville, GA (July 7, 2014) - What does a suburban empty nester mother of four do when she finds herself bored and looking for something new to do and out of her comfort zone? There are as many responses to an empty nest as there are stars in the sky. Some women buy a new car, others get a total makeover, and some take a seriously long vacation.

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