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Local pools

extend hours

LAWRENCEVILLE - Pools operated by Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation have extended their hours until Saturday.

Bethesda Park and Aquatic Center at 225 Bethesda Church Road, Lawrenceville will be open from 11 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. today, 11 a.m. to

6 p.m. Friday and noon to

6 p.m. Saturday.

Bogan Park and Aquatic Center at 2723 N. Bogan Road, Buford will be open from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and 7:10 to 8:30 p.m. today,

11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and noon to 6 p.m. Saturday for the indoor lap pool. The indoor leisure pool will be open from 11 a.m. to

8:30 p.m. today, 11 a.m. to

6 p.m. Friday and noon to

6 p.m. Saturday.

The Collins Hill Aquatic Center at 2200 Collins Hill Road, Lawrenceville will be open from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. today, though the diving boards will be closed all day, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and noon to 6 p.m. Saturday.

The Mountain Park Aquatic Center and Activity Building at 1063 Rockbridge Road, Stone Mountain, will be open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. today with the diving boards closing at 7 p.m., 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and noon to 6 p.m. Saturday in the indoor swimming/diving competition and lap pool and indoor instructional pool.

All facilities will be closed Sunday. For more information and pool schedules visit www.gwinnettparks.com.

Community center to host talent show

NORCROSS - Pinckneyville Community Center will play host to a talent competition April 13.

The event, which will run from 7 to 10 p.m., will feature solos, duets, groups and bands for a one-night showcase.

Each artist must be 18 years old or younger. To register, there is a $20 fee for solos or a $40 fee for groups, and a demo with at least two song possibilities must be submitted. No profanity or vulgar language will be permitted.

Tickets for the show will be $5 each at the door.

The Pinckneyville Community Center is at 4650 Peachtree Industrial Blvd. in Norcross. For more information, call 770-417-2200.

National Guard honors local

NORCROSS - A Georgia Army National Guardsman from Norcross has been named Noncommissioned Officer of the Year for 2007 by the Georgia Army National Guard.

Sgt. Heather D. Van Kampen, 26, a three-year Guard veteran, is the noncommissioned officer in charge of the intelligence section of the 265th Engineer Group in Atlanta. She is also a senior police officer with Gwinnett County Police Department.

Van Kampen competed in numerous events such as physical fitness testing, M-16 rifle qualification, a written essay and a test of her basic soldier skills. She also interviewed before a board of senior enlisted members, responding to questions about a variety of military topics and current events.

Van Kampen will go on to the regional competition this month at Tullahoma, Tenn., where she will compete against noncommissioned officers from seven other states and two territories. Should she win at Tullahoma, Van Kampen will compete for the national title of Noncommissioned Officer of the Year.

Gwinnett Gab appears in the Thursday and Sunday editions of the Gwinnett Daily Post.