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SOCIAL CIRCLE – Need a reason to go fishing? It is a great way to connect with family and spend quality time together in the outdoors. Want one more? There is no better time to get outdoors than during National Fishing and Boating Week, June 2-10, 2018 according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division.

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Charlotte J. Nash

The adage “when you want to get something done, ask a busy person to do it” came to mind last month while I was attending a volunteer recognition program at the Gwinnett Historic Courthouse. Our Department of Community Services honored 32 individuals and 48 groups who volunteered a total of 875,000 hours in the health, senior services, animal control, elections, and parks and recreation divisions. The other 11 County departments and many elected officials’ offices use volunteers, too.

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