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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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(L) Mitch Hogan, South Gwinnett High School golf team (M) Grayson Britt, George Walton Academy’s golf team (R) Drew Hutchinson, Brookwood High School's golf team captain is ready for the links.

Community involvement is crucial to every sport. The adage, see a need, fill a need, comes into play often when community leaders have a few moments of precious free time. For Don Britt of Summit Chase Country Club and Tim Gaines, Park Administrator at SGAA, the needs they see are nearly endless, but they work hard to provide avenues to fill those gaps.

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Ballerinas (L-R) Sasha West, Amelia Snyder, Avery Ward, and Mary Ann Castellano.

Lawrenceville, GA (April 7, 2014) Summer time means freedom for most kids. No school! But for those who love to dance, being free from their ballet studios all summer is not an option. Summer dance programs are enjoyable as well as essential for staying in dancing form, and Gwinnett Ballet Theatre has a whole calendar of summertime fun for ages 4 and up.

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Jack and Dorothy Dillard celebrate 70th Wedding Anniversary

Snellville’s Dillard’s celebrate 70th Anniversary
By Beth Volpert

Snellville (April 2014) - While everybody is somebody in Snellville, some folks have been one of those somebody’s longer than others. That would be the case for Jack and Dorothy Dillard who have been Snellville residents since 1949.

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Archer's 2014 Star Student Odemi Pessu, 2014 Valedictorian Matthew McNeeley, 2014 Salutatorian Amber Fleeman, Representative Chuck Efstration, and Representative Joyce Chandler

Archer Outstanding seniors

Lawrenceville (April 2014) Outstanding seniors from Archer High School were recently recognized by the Georgia House of Representatives and were presented resolutions acknowledging their academic achievements.

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