Local News

Grayson’s Downtown Development Authority is located at the heart of the city.

Incubating great work in Grayson
By Beth Volpert

Co-working, incubating, off-site mentors and downtown development authority are all words floating around the building at 438 Grayson Parkway in downtown Grayson, GA. The address is home to The Grayson DDA and its latest project, The Grayson DDA Business Incubator.

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Allison Wilkerson, newly elected mayor of the City of Grayson, is a second-generation mayor, her father having served in the position during the 1990s.

When you think of recently elected Grayson Mayor Allison Wilkerson, you might think of “firsts.”

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South Gwinnett

Jamie Britt Memorial
Golf Tournament

By Beth Volpert

The 23rd Annual South Gwinnett Touchdown Club golf tournament is set for April 21st at Summit Chase Country Club. This year, the name of the tournament will be changed in order to remember an alumnus who was one of the Comet’s biggest fans and supporters. “He was an extraordinary man and supported the kids in our program,” says Coach John Small. “He served this program with dedication.” 

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Abigrace Diprima as Cinderella

When Gwinnett Ballet Theatre’s production of “Cinderella” opens at the Gwinnett Performing Arts Center on March 29th, the stage will be filled with beautiful new tutus, ball gowns, a splendid “Cinderella coach” and other set pieces creating a visual feast. The fairy tale ballet will have a whole new, beautiful look to thrill the hearts of everyone who loves ballet and happy endings.

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Stone Mountain Barbershoppers to offer Singing Valentines in 2014
Stone Mountain Barbershoppers to offer
2014 Singing Valentines

By Staff Reports

Quartets from the Stone Mountain Barbershop Chorus will offer their very popular Singing Valentine program for 2014.  “This is one of our most enjoyable projects because we get to deliver a unique 'I Love You' message to that special sweetheart”, says Bill Banks, the chorus’ project chairman.

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