In any system as large as Gwinnett County Public Schools — an enrollment approaching 167,000 to go with more than 10,000 teachers — there will be issues and items of complaint. It goes with the territory. But less than three weeks into the school year, we’re reminded again and again of the good news that comes from our schools.
Though I enjoy seeing the deer, I feel bad for infringing on their territory. But that has changed a little, first after they ate my hibiscus plants and second after speaking with a wildlife biologist.
The golf should be great and admission free for veterans when the TOUR Championship comes to Eastlake toward the end of September.
On Sept. 7, the Georgia SPCA is hosting its annual fundraising bash. This year it’s a “Wizard of Oz” theme with the motto: “There’s no place like a home.”
We all like what we like. Even if it’s the snacks that come with giving blood. But sometimes the rest of the story is the most interesting part.
He’s not a pro golfer, but Bill Johnsa’s collection of 26 holes-in-one is a number that puts even the pros to shame.
For the fifth straight year, Cliff Ramos and Steve West are off on a summer tradition that has no rules, or plans for that matter.
Don Magee crossed an item off his bucket list last week when the Liburn resident achieved his goal of doing 4,000 push-ups in a single day.
Ryan Moore is the man to see about tickets to watch the Gwinnett Braves play. That makes life busy, and the job fulfilling,for the Conneticut native.
For 50 years Jean Brownlee and her husband Buck have spearheaded a tradition of bring cakes to the Gwinnett County Correctional Institute to be eaten by the inmates on Father's Day.
The farmers market not only offers good food, but good people watching as well.
These days participation trumps performance. And that's a good thing.
Saturday's Kid's Fishing Day at Jones Bridge Park brings back great memories of time spent with my grandfather.
This is a busy week. Memorial Day is in the offing, school lets out and graduation ceremonies abound. There are many stories to be told, which means it will also be a busy week for us here at the paper. In turn, we
Poverty is Real is a nonprofit organization whose name gets right to the point. The Decatur-based group uses music and concerts as a way to raise money to fight poverty in local communities. In Everett's Music Barn, the organization has found the perfect musical partner to raise funds for
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