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Lilburn Educators Honor nearly 500 High School Graduates of Web-Based Financial Education Program

Lilburn, Georgia – May 22, 2014 – Today, Berkmar High and BrandMortgage honored nearly 500 graduates from BrandAcademy, a financial education course designed to empower young people with the essential skills needed to make sound financial decisions.

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Jacob Ziadie of Grayson, Ga

Jacob Ziadie wins Scholarship

Jacob Ziadie was recognized at the 2014 Spring Awards Banquet in April, held annually by the University of Georgia's Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources. Ziadie, son of Delroy and Casandra Ziadie of Grayson, Ga., won the Ernie E. Provost Scholarship.

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Lilburn Daze, a forty year tradition

Lilburn Daze Arts and Crafts Festival accepting applications

The Lilburn Daze Arts and Crafts Festival is now accepting vendor applications and sponsorships. Register before August 1st to avoid the late fee!  This year's event will be held on October 11 at the Lilburn City Park.

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GCPS recognizes and thanks close to 450 retirees (2013-2014)
By Staff Reports

Lawrenceville - As the 2013-20­14 school year comes to a close, Gwinnett County Public Schools (GCPS) will thank the 443 veteran educators and support staff members retiring this year who contributed to the success of Gwinnett students. In total, this year's retirees have contributed a collective 11,023 years of their lives to education, and a total of 4,705 years to Gwinnett schoolchildren. In fact, 44% or 193 of the retirees, have worked their entire careers‹ in the classroom, office, cafeteria, bus, or shop‹ in Gwinnett.

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Special Screenings of D-Day 3D: Normandy 1944 at IMAX 70Th Anniversary Event to Support the National Medal of Honor Museum

Chattanooga, Tenn. (May 21, 2014) – June 6, 1944: The largest Allied operation of World War II began in Normandy, France. Yet, few know in detail exactly why and how, from the end of 1943 through August 1944, this region became the most important location in the world.

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