Local News

SNELLVILLE – The creation of the Towne Center took a major step forward Monday as the City Council unanimously approved a contract with TSW to design a library/city market building.

“This will be an enormous step in the direction of building our Towne Center dream,” City Manager Butch Sanders said.

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Tim Hardy

NORCROSS - Greater Atlanta Christian School (GAC) is pleased to announce current Head Football Coach and Assistant Athletic Director, Tim Hardy, has been named its new Athletic Director.  Tim has been the GAC Head Football Coach since 2012 where he has led the Spartans to a 71-13 record, including four consecutive Region championships, appearances in the State Semi-finals or Finals in five of the past six seasons, and was named the 2014 AA Coach of the year.

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Entrepreneurial Camp Empowers Students to Build and Pitch Ideas Using Business Principles

PEACHTREE CORNERS — April 26, 2018 — Invention Project®, an educational program created by the National Inventors Hall of Fame® (NIHF), in partnership with the United States Patent and Trademark Office, is coming to the Wesleyan School the week of July 9.

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SOCIAL CIRCLE – Most wildlife has an inherent fear of people with no interest in coming close to us. However, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division animals such as deer, coyotes, bears, raccoons, foxes, and skunks often get labeled as a nuisance due to their sometimes intrusive and destructive habits in suburban settings. Why? It is most commonly because of easy access to “food.” 

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Russell Knick

Lawrenceville – Gwinnett County Administrator Glenn Stephens has announced the appointment of Assistant Fire Chief Russell Knick to succeed Fire Chief Casey Snyder, who is retiring after 29 years of service to Gwinnett County. Knick, a 24-year veteran of the Department of Fire and Emergency Services, assumes his new role on May 6 and is expected to announce additional promotions to fill other key leadership positions in the coming weeks. 

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