Local News

Tax Assessors Board Mails Annual Assessment Notices

Lawrenceville – Gwinnett County property owners will soon get the official assessment of their property’s value. Chief Appraiser Steve Pruitt said the Board of Assessors mailed approximately 260,000 annual notices of current assessment to residential and commercial real property owners on Friday, April 4, 2014. If you have not recieved yours yet, you will be recieving it soon.

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“Unique” Grayson Day has added meaning
By Randy Cox

The Grayson Day Festival held every April has always been special, but this year’s event has taken on added meaning.

On Saturday, April 26, the city will partner with the Make-A-Wish Georgia (MAW) chapter to grant wishes from four local children who are battling life-threatening diseases. 

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Lawrenceville Mayor Judy Jordan Johnson (aka ‘GI Judy’) with troops  run head first to help provide shelter for families in Gwinnett

Racing For Promise
Family Promise of Gwinnett County, Inc. 

Family Promise Gwinnett is a local non-profit organization dedicated to ending homelessness in our county - one family at a time.

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Working together to make a difference to a child in need.

F.U.T.U.R.E. after school program at South Gwinnett

By Beth Volpert

Snellville is really a great place to live and learn. South Gwinnett has historically been the kind of school that offers everything it can to students and the community.

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Local dentists join SUMC on mission to Nicaragua

Mission work can take many forms. Some trips focus on children, others on women, medical needs or housing. The list of needs in areas that differ from our own is potentially infinite. For the 20 members of the Snellville United Methodist Church’s recent trip to the remote mountains of Nicaragua, becoming a dental assistant occurred in short order.

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