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20 years later, slain Lilburn cop remembered as a 'tremendous person'

Lilburn Police Officer Michael Hester was shot and killed in the line of duty on April 19, 1994.

Buford man’s malnourished cows at center of controversy

John Lamb has raised cattle on his farm off Sunny Hill Road since 1955. Gwinnett County animal control has gotten involved after several cows died.

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Dogs from jail program to be available for adoption at Snellville Farmers Market

Operation Second Chance, which pairs jail inmates with shelter dogs to ready them for adoption, will participate in the Snellville Farmers Market this summer.

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Golf Channel looks for great shots, storylines at Greater Gwinnett Championship

The Golf Channel deploys 15 cameras and about 65 people to produce the broadcast for three days of coverage of the Greater Gwinnett Championship.

Man killed in Lilburn motorcycle crash likely speeding

Thirty-four-year-old Troy Hermandson was killed in a single-vehicle crash late Thursday night.

Storytimes, hands-on classes and more planned at Gwinnett library branches

The Gwinnett County Public Library is hosting several events at a variety of branches through Friday, April 25.

Fifth Third Bank and the G-Braves team up to Strike Out Hunger

Fifth Third Bank and the Gwinnett Braves work together to Strike Out Hunger with their canned food campaign.

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Sugar Hill hosts Touch-A-Truck event

The City of Sugar Hill is once again giving families the chance to get hands-on with different interactive vehicles at their annual Touch-A-Truck event, and also compete their baseball skills at the second annual Pitch, Hit, Run.

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Canine Pet Rescue hosts charity motorcycle ride and BBQ

Canine Pet Rescue hosts their 4th annual Bikes, Barks Bar-B-Q motorcycle ride to raise money for dogs in shelters.

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Gwinnett father indicted in infant daughter's death

Reuben Arthur Valrie, 28, was indicted this week on charges of felony murder, first-degree cruelty to children and aggravated battery.

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Former Gwinnett principal resigns again from North Atlanta High

For the second time this school year, North Atlanta High Principal Gene Taylor has written a letter of resignation. The last time he did it, the former Gwinnett principal accepted a job as Berkmar High’s principal, only for three days.

Georgia unemployment rate drops to 7 percent

The March unemployment rate was 7 percent, down from 7.1 percent in February.

Commissioners set Gwinnett SPLOST list

Officials followed citizen recommendations for transportation and parks spending, also setting allocations for library, senior center and public safety projects.

POLITICAL NOTEBOOK: Hannity endorses Kingston in Senate race

Radio personality Sean Hannity backs Congressman Jack Kingston in the Georgia Senate race; local Republicans and Democrats schedule forums.

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TPC Sugarloaf Superintendent expects course to challenge golfers

At more than 7,000 yards, the TPC Sugarloaf is tough, but fair, the course’s long-time superintendent said leading up to this week’s Greater Gwinnett Championship. Last year, No. 9 was the toughest hole in a non-major tournament on the Champions Tour.

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At Georgia Gwinnett College, Rob Woodall discusses recent legislation

In a town hall discussion with Georgia Gwinnett College honors students, U.S. Rep. Rob Woodall talked about events in Washington, the FairTax and recent legislation.

Check out more than just books from your local library

Library patrons can request one-week passes for free admission for a family of four to several area attractions.

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Lake Lanier Islands Resort is designated pet-friendly

Tails are wagging because Lake Lanier Islands Resort announced that they are now designated as a pet-friendly resort.

Renovated Buford restaurant giving away free meals Friday

O’Charley’s in Buford will give away free meals to the first 100 customers on Friday.

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Two Brookwood High students accused of cheating scheme

Two Brookwood High students have been accused of cheating and disciplined for stealing answers to local Advanced Placement tests.

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Death penalty to be sought in Centerville triple homicide

Georgia death penalty, Gwinnett death penalty, Robert Bell murder, Angelina Benton murder, Centerville murder, Snellville triple murder, Danny Porter, death penalty

Fire damages Buford duplex

Gwinnett County firefighters responded to the 4200 block of Dejohns Way at about 10:45 p.m. Tuesday.

Gwinnett BOE approves tentative $1.86B fiscal 2015 budget

The Gwinnett County Board of Education on Tuesday approved a tentative budget for the 2015 fiscal year during an area board meeting at Shiloh High School.

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