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Buford – The North Gwinnett Co-Op is delivering Thanksgiving Meals to 600 families this week. The hunger-relief and financial assistance organization has received generous support from the North Gwinnett Community and collected food and donations to create 800 Thanksgiving meal boxes for North Gwinnett families in need. 

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Keep the appropriate fire safety tips handy while preparing for the holiday season this year. Agent Michael Thomas of State Farm Insurance Agency and Georgia Arson Control (GAC) urge the citizens of Gwinnett County to keep safety in mind when decorating their homes for the holidays.

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DULUTH - For the past 17 years, Peachtree Christian Hospice and PruittHealth have been wonderful community partners, sharing a common value of “commitment to excellence.” As the operator of Peachtree Christian Hospice, PruittHealth has provided exceptional care to over 10,000 hospice patients at the Duluth facility. 

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Top row from  (L-R) - Patricia Peters, Ashley Priester, Epiphany Updegrove, Sandra and Clyde Strickland. Bottom row from (L-R) - Edrick Buthelezi, K’Quane Henry, Octavia Holmes, Natachia Manning, Sandra O’Gilvie

You’ve heard the statistics—on average high school graduates can make about $300,000 more over their career than those without a diploma. That’s the difference between sending kids to college, owning a home, paying off a car, retiring and not having to work, or countless other life-changing possibilities.

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Historic Preservation Architect Eugene Barrington presents first phase of Conditions Assessment Report to Norcross Woman’s Club Restoration Steering Committee Members.  Shown with Barrington (L-R) Carol Hitchcock, Anne Webb, Rebecca Norcross, and Carol Bryant.

Norcross Woman’s Club honored for Preservation of Women’s History and Gwinnett’s First Library Norcross Woman’s Club honored for Preservation of Women’s History and Gwinnett’s First Library 

The Norcross Woman’s Club campaign to restore and preserve its historic Old Library building, the first library in Gwinnett and its Women’s History Collection has received international recognition through the Women’s History and Resource Center of the General Federation of Women’s Clubs.  Georgia Federation North East District President Renette Todd presented the citation at the annual fall district meeting in Toccoa.

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