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Susan Barge, Co-founder and Executive Director of Navigate Recovery alongside Margaret Collier, VP of Behavioral Health Services at Eastside Medical Center

Snellville – Eastside Medical Center and Navigate Lifeline Gwinnett have officially launched their peer recovery program in both Eastside’s Main and South Campus emergency rooms. Navigate Lifeline Gwinnett provides peer recovery coaches for emergency room patients of Eastside Medical Center who are in need of substance abuse support.

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Barbara Howard receiving the Legacy Award at the GMC Foundation Gala. L-R: Dr. Carlton Buchanan, Barbara and Phil Wolfe

For the past several decades Gwinnett County has been showered with amazing people who have shared their time, their talent and their wealth to make the county a better place for its citizens to live.  Few have made a greater impact than Barbara and her late husband, Henry Howard.

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Kendra Womack, 2018 Brookwood High School Girls Varsity Roster 2018

It is a beautiful combination when you find a person who is as talented as she is kind, which is exactly how Kendra Womack’s tennis coach, Claudia Trandafir describes her. Womack is a junior at Brookwood High School, and she has been playing tennis for almost ten years.

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Third, Fourth and Fifth grade students from Ivy Preparatory Academy at Kirkwood gathered in the school cafeteria to discuss the importance of setting goals on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 during Professional Development Wednesday.

A Lawrenceville mother learned through her former role as a stay-at-home mom of two young daughters, there is truth in the adage, “necessity is the mother of invention.” Toyasha Vaughn was inspired to develop S.E.L.F., an empowerment program for girls ages 5-18 after experiencing a few challenges of her own.

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DULUTH — The Southeastern Railway Museum will celebrate cabooses, the crews that called them home and their role on the railroad during April's Caboose Days.

The museum will host the family-friendly two-day event from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 7, and Sunday, April 8, greatly expanding the event from previous years.

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