Parkview championship shirt now available

LILBURN - The Parkview High School Softball Booster Club has created a T-shirt honoring the school's 75 state championships.

Since the school's inception in 1976, 47 sports teams and 28 academic teams have won championships. The back of the T-shirt contains a list of the winning teams - everything from boys cross country to Science Bowl.

Although T-shirt sales will benefit the softball program, the shirt was designed to show school spirit.

The shirt will be unveiled today at Parkview High during schedule pickup and freshman orientation.

Short-sleeve shirts are available for $15, and long-sleeve versions will be sold for $20.

The shirt will also be sold throughout the year. For more information, call Lynn Chandley at 404-731-1630.

Ford test drives to raise money for Peachtree Ridge

SUWANEE - Gwinnett Place Ford invites the community to help raise money for the Peachtree Ridge High School football program by test-driving Ford's newest lineup of vehicles.

From 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Peachtree Ridge, located at 1555 Old Peachtree Road in Suwanee, will host Ford's National Drive One 4 UR School event.

Ford and Gwinnett Place will donate $20 to Peachtree Ridge for each individual who test-drives an all-new Flex, Fusion Hybrid or other Ford vehicle. In total, $6,000 could be donated to the football program.

Fundraiser scheduled for Children's Healthcare

LAWRENCEVILLE - Bikes for Tikes: Breathin' Easy on 2 Wheels will take place from noon to 11 p.m. Saturday at Diggers Free Style Grill.

The event will include a motorcycle show with cash prizes, a charity raffle including a four-day cruise grand prize, vendors, games, live music and food.

Diggers Free Style Grill is at 909 Parkside Walk Lane in Lawrenceville. For more information, visit

All proceeds will benefit Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.

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