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Snellville mother arrested after one twin dies, another had broken bones

Teila Veronica Williams, 24, charged with first-degree child cruelty in case involving 10-week-old children.

POLITICAL NOTEBOOK: Lawmakers, activists weigh in on immigration reform announcement

On Thursday, President Barack Obama announced plans to use executive action to address immigration.

Gwinnett MS-13 member sentenced to 11 years in prison

Edwin “Chilly Willy” Menjivar sentenced on pair of federal charges stemming from 2007 actions.

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‘Suicide watch’ argument postpones hearing in cult murder and starving case

Calvin McIntosh and daughter Najlaa were scheduled for a preliminary hearing Friday afternoon.

Lawrenceville First Baptist to serve free Thanksgiving meals

First Baptist Church of Lawrenceville will serve free traditional Thanksgiving meals on Thursday in the church’s fellowship hall from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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County finance department receives two awards

The department was honored by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada.

Rainbow Village participates in homelessness awareness week

National Homelessness and Hunger Awareness Week, which started Monday, is intended to keep the public information on the facts of poverty.

Free prescription discount program now available for county residents

The program provides discounts on prescription medications and other health services.

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Four injured in Lawrenceville house fire

Gwinnett County firefighters responded to the blaze on Newlin Court at about 5:15 a.m. Saturday.

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Former Atlanta Falcons star Jamal Anderson charged with DUI in Gwinnett

Records show Anderson was booked into the Gwinnett County jail at 6:45 p.m. Friday.

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Testimony: Son heard voices before stabbing father to death

David Trent Walker’s mother reportedly told police he had been hearing voices and doing drugs prior to the Nov. 5 stabbing of his father.

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Georgia senators oppose immigration action by President Obama

The plan outlined by the president Thursday would affect an estimated 5 million people

Georgia’s senators and senator-elect say President Obama overstepped his powers with the executive action he announced.

The Gala of the Royal Horses comes to Gwinnett Arena

Lipizzaner Mozart circles around himself in front of the Gwinnett Arena before rearing regally up on his hind legs. Rider Christine Drentwitt and expert trainer Rene Gasser both congratulate the Royal Horse for his performance.

ART BEAT: "A Very Grinchy Christmas" returns and a local chorus wins national recognition

The holidays are filled with performances and events to raise the spirits and celebrate this special time of year. Some of the events are familiar and well loved, such as “The Nutcracker” and “A Christmas Carol.” Yet, there is a bounty of other activities, some which might offer surprises.


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