Local News

Tammy Shumate, GGC President Stas Preczewski and Greg Shumate

A significant gift of $250,000 from Greg and Tammy Shumate enabled Georgia Gwinnett College and its School of Transitional Studies to recently open a much-needed Advising Center.  The center served 1,071 students in its first year.

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Charlotte J. Nash, Chairman Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners

A Korean manufacturing company, Dasan Machineries, announced in May that it is opening a U.S. headquarters in Duluth, bringing an estimated $30 million investment and 150 jobs over the next three years. They make precision steel parts and components for the defense, auto, and avionic industries.

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Son Grant, Grandma Precious and Ann

“REenACTment”... and loving every minute of it!
By Beth Volpert

For Ann Cope Anderson, life has been a series of events not completely out of the ordinary. As a local girl out of high school, she took a job with the family business, married, had kids, ultimately found herself a single mom of two boys, several years apart as well as patching together a trendy multi-generational household with her grandmother, "Precious".

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Still Lake closing after 45 years
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The experienced Still Lake Nursery staff that has helped with all of your needs will be missed by many.  Closing Date is July 12, 2014. Pictured is Gloria Still (Left front), Carol Shannon, Ken Still, Sher Moe, Stephen Still, Linda Gulden, Dolores McCullough, Jimmy Cook and Valerie Chandler.

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