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Gwinnett Fire Academy expansion continues

(Lawrenceville, Ga., June 18, 2014) – Commissioners on Tuesday approved a $9.7 million contract with low bidder Cooper & Co. General Contractors Inc. to build the second phase of an expansion to the Gwinnett County Fire Academy.

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Michael Smith, Georgia’s 2014 representative to NRECA’s Youth Leadership Council, sponsored by Jackson EMC on the 2014 Washington Youth Tour (WYT) and attends Mountain View High School, Gwinnett County

Mountain View High School’s Michael Smith selected for Youth Leadership Council

Georgia’s 109 Washington Youth Tour (WYT) delegates have chosen Lawrenceville’s Michael Smith, sponsored by Jackson EMC, as the 2014 state representative to the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association’s (NRECA) Youth Leadership Council (YLC).

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Eastside Medical Center and Air Evac Lifeteam, the largest independently-owned air ambulance service in the country, celebrated the opening of their Air Ambulance program with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, June 12, 2014.

First Air Ambulance in Gwinnett
Gwinnett County and surrounding residents to receive
round-the-clock quick access to medical care

Eastside Medical Center and Air Evac Lifeteam, the largest independently-owned air ambulance service in the country, celebrated the opening of their Air Ambulance program with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, June 12, 2014.

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