Park to hold Mardi Gras party for seniors
SUWANEE - There will be a Mardi Gras Social for adults 50 and older Tuesday.
The event, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., costs $7. Costumes are encouraged.
For more information, call 770-831-4173. George Pierce Park Community Recreation Center is at 55 Buford Highway in Suwanee.
Woman wins $5,000 in lottery drawing
LILBURN - A Lilburn woman won $5,000 in the lottery and has a chance at $10 million.
Lisa Price was randomly selected in the Jan. 18 Georgia's Millionaire Club drawing.
Georgia's Millionaire Club weekly drawings are held in conjunction with the instant game Georgia's $500 Million Club. Each weekly Georgia's Millionaire Club winner will receive $5,000 and become a finalist in the Extra Chance $10 Million Grand Prize Drawing.
Price, an insurance company director, is married with two children. She plans to use her $5,000 prize during an upcoming cruise.
Information on baseball stadium available online
LAWRENCEVILLE - With minor league baseball coming to Gwinnett County, information about the new stadium and its impact on the community's quality of life, economy and infrastructure is available at the County's Web site at www.gwinnettcounty.com.
On Jan. 15, the Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a letter of intent to be signed with the Gwinnett Convention and Visitors Bureau and the Atlanta Braves to relocate the team's Class AAA minor-league affiliate from Richmond, Virginia, to Gwinnett County beginning with the 2009 season.
The commission also approved a purchase and sale agreement for a 12-acre site located along Buford Drive southeast of Interstate 85 in Lawrenceville for the future stadium.
Gwinnett Gab appears in the Thursday and Sunday editions of the Gwinnett Daily Post.