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Georgia Connections Academy (GACA), a tuition-free virtual public charter school, has opened enrollment for the 2018-19 academic year. Serving students statewide in grades 6-12, the virtual school provides a flexible school option for families interested in an individualized approach to education.

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Tim Wallis

Wallis to lead County Seat's public safety operations, Over 27 years of law enforcement experience

LAWRENCEVILLE - Captain Tim Wallis of the Lawrenceville Police Department has been named the sole finalist for the chief of police position following an extensive nationwide search. More than 60 resumes were received from across 15 states and five federal agencies. The City considered both internal and external candidates and elected to promote from within, elevating Wallis from captain to chief after serving the department in progressive leadership roles over the last two decades.

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Improvements to Jones Bridge Park were celebrated March 6, 2018, with a ribbon cutting. Improvements include a new pavilion and new bathroom facilities. The project was paid for with SPLOST revenue.

Lawrenceville – Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation celebrated the completion of renovations to Jones Bridge Park with a ribbon cutting on Tuesday. The renovations included a new 840-square-foot restroom building and 860-square-foot pavilion near the playground.

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