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Lawrenceville man among missing cargo ship crew

Coast Guard suspends search for El Faro survivors

The U.S. Coast Guard announced Lawrenceville resident Sylvester Crawford is among the missing crew of a cargo ship that is believed to have sunk during Hurricane Joaquin.

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Summerour MS teacher arrested, accused of inappropriately touching former student

A Summerour Middle School teacher was arrested on Wednesday and charged with sexual battery and sexual assault against a former student.

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Former North Gwinnett principal, area superintendent named finalist for Alabama job

John Green, a Suwanee resident and a 24-year veteran of Gwinnett County Public Schools who was principal at North from 1998-2008, is one of six finalists to lead Jacksonville City Schools.

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Belgian trade show booth maker opens U.S. headquarters in Duluth

Belgium-based Aluvision Inc. joined local and state officials to open its North American headquarters in Duluth this week.

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Holocaust survivor to speak during Gwinnett EHC event

Survivor and Atlanta resident, Herschel Greenblat, will share his experiences of being a Jewish child in Nazi-occupied Europe during World War II at the Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center’s Make A Difference Celebration.

Gwinnett GOP postpones chili cook-off till Halloween

The Gwinnett County Republican Party has postponed its chili cook-off until Halloween.

Two Gwinnett teachers projects funded through DonorsChoose.org

Tablets, memory cards and a light table are among the items funded for the classrooms of two Gwinnett teachers thanks to an insurance company and Donorschoose.org.

GCPS looking for input about curriculum

The review begins next week and runs through Oct. 26. The public can participate through an online review of proposed curriculum and an online survey and offer feedback on new curriculum standards.

County officials remind residents of Oct. 15 tax deadline

Gwinnett County officials are reminding residents that their property taxes are due by Oct. 15.

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THE DISH: Papa Jack’s Country Kitchen | PHOTOS

A profile on the restaurant Papa Jack’s Country Kitchen in Flowery Branch.

Sugarloaf Ballet starting season with original take on a classic tale

Sugarloaf Ballet is kicking off its 2015-16 season with an original adaptation of the classic fairy tale, “Hansel and Gretel,” playing next weekend at the Infinite Energy Theater.

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Aurora Theatre offering tales of terror with ghost and cemetery tours

Lawreceville’s Aurora Theatre is hosting their annual Lawrenceville Ghost Tours and Haunted Cemetery Tours throughout October.

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Halloween Happenings Calendar — Oct. 9, 2015

A calendar of the Halloween events, as well as corn mazes, pumpkin patches and fall festivals, happening in and around Gwinnett.

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‘Supernanny’ Jo Frost visiting Duluth Saturday to promote new series

Reality TV nanny, Jo Frost, will visit the Duluth Town Green on Saturday to offer parenting tips and promote her new UP TV series.


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