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art teacher Hope Steele works with fine arts students during class at Peachtree Ridge High.

Peachtree Ridge High’s Steele named 2014 Georgia Art Education Association Secondary Art Educator of the Year

A Gwinnett County Public Schools (GCPS) fine arts educator has been honored with the state’s highest award for art teachers at the high school level. Hope Steele of Peachtree Ridge High was named 2014 Georgia Art

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Ya Don’t Say
By Julia B Casper

Do you need a gift idea (Mother’s Day, Thank You, Birthday etc…)?

“Ya Don’t Say” is a recently published fifty-page collection of Southern expressions. Read and enjoy reflecting on some familiar old-time sayings, as well as, new ones for your acquaintance.

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Tennessee Aquarium Spring Break adventures - Be a keeper kid!

Spring break turns into a wild adventure at the Tennessee Aquarium when kids get a chance to get closer to some of the Aquarium’s most amazing animals and discover what it’s like to care for them.

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Gwinnett Historical Society meeting

The regular monthly meeting of the Gwinnett Historical Society will take place on March 17th at 7:30pm upstairs in the Old Courthouse on the square in Lawrenceville.

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The Lawrenceville Cooperative Ministry

Walton EMC donates to Lawrenceville Co-op
By Staff Reports

MONROE, Ga. (Feb. 21, 2014) - The latest grants from Walton Electric Membership Corporation's (EMC) Operation Round Up are being put to good use all over the cooperative's 10-county Northeast Georgia service area. To be exact, $104,187.17 went to 13 worthy organizations and 13 needy families in the latest round of disbursements.

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