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Kathryn Mulvaney, Gwinnett Technical College 2018 EAGLE Winner

Wins Opportunity to Attend Statewide Leadership Institute

GWINNETT — Kathryn Mulvaney has been chosen to represent Gwinnett Technical College at the statewide EAGLE Leadership Institute March 12-14, 2018. The Leadership Institute recognizes and honors students who have demonstrated superior achievement in adult education classes and programs.

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Cate Kitchen

Join the GCPL and City of Norcross for a free panel discussion featuring local authors Edith Holbrook Riehm, Gene Ramsay and Cate Kitchen

Norcross – The City of Norcross is proud to host the Gwinnett County Public Library Bicentennial Series celebrating the 200th birthday of Gwinnett County, particularly because their next set of featured authors are local residents!

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State lawmakers and visitors to the state capitol were entertained by some special guests this week. Students from the North Metro Academy of Performing Arts visited the golden dome and performed the state song, Georgia on My Mind as well as several songs from their upcoming Spring Musical, OZ. The scholars, who were introduced by state Rep. Brooks Coleman, were invited to the capitol by state Rep. Pedro Marin to showcase the talent of the North Metro Academy Performing Arts Players.

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Lawrenceville – Two Gwinnett County parks will soon get new playground equipment and improved handicap-accessibility under a new SPLOST-funded $750,192 contract approved by commissioners on Tuesday. Landscape Structures Inc. was the low responsive bidder to remove and replace playground equipment and surfaces at George Pierce Park in Suwanee and Mountain Park Park in Lilburn.

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Atlanta, GA – Hundreds of Georgia law enforcement officers and community leaders will arrive in Atlanta for the 14th annual Golden Shield Honors, set for Tuesday, April 10 at the Cobb Galleria Centre. MADD Georgia and the Governor's Office of Highway Safety (GOHS) will award law enforcement officers, agencies and prosecutors for their efforts in DUI education, detection, arrests, prosecution and prevention of underage drinking.

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