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Georgia governor-elect, attorney general and nonprofit Street Grace participate in stunt to raise awareness for sex trafficking in advance of the big game

More than 3,600 children are sold into sex slavery every year in Georgia – enough to fill 72 school buses. To shine a light on this issue, this morning Atlanta-based nonprofit Street Grace wrapped 72 school buses in anti-human trafficking messaging and sent them through Atlanta near Mercedes-Benz Stadium, creating a mile-long moving billboard. The goal: change the conversation from "traffic" to "traffick."

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The Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) has announced the election of Jennifer Grizzle, APR, President of The PR Studio, Inc. into the organization's prestigious College of Fellows.

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Mother, Peace Nnaemeka holding her new baby girl, Kimora, on January 1, 2019. Kimora was the first baby of 2019 welcomed into the world at Eastside Medical Center.

 Kimora Chizikora Abah, born at 4:45 AM, on Jan.1, was the first baby born at the hospital in 2019

Kimora Chizikorah Abah, 7 lbs., 8.6 oz., and 18 inches long, was the first baby of the year born at Eastside Medical Center.

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A seed library is a place where community members can get seeds for free or for a nominal fee. Many seed libraries are open in public libraries and community centers – UGA's Gwinnett Extension office has a seed library!

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City of Norcross continues monthly concert series as 2019 kicks off a new calendar of events.

2018 may be [nearly] over, but Norcross entertainment sure isn’t! First Friday Concerts are still going strong in the Cultural Arts & Community Center. Come ‘get down’ with the sounds of jazz, rock, Motown and more on the ‘First Friday’ of each month, from 7 to 9 p.m. It all starts with the smooth jazz of Luis Alas y La Calle Ocho Funk on January 4th!

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