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Interim chief's role in Winder PD cheating probe open for interpretation

Maj. Jim Fullington, who was named in the initial investigation into fitness testing cheating at the Winder Police Department, is the current interim chief.

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Barrow emergency crew members honored for professionalism

Four crew members received letters of commendation for their roles in a Feb. 3 call involving an injured child.

Auburn named Georgia's safest city; other Gwinnett locales make list

Ranking compiled by SafeWise home security company used FBI crime statistics to order state’s cities.

Top 10 most popular stories from Feb. 10-16

The 10 most popular stories on the Gwinnett Daily Post website during the week of Feb. 10-16, 2014

Weekly restaurant health inspections for Feb. 17

The Gwinnett County Health Department recently released its restaurant health scores for the week. Each Monday, the Daily Post takes a snapshot of scores from around the county.

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2,000 runners turn out to celebrate 20 years of Run the Reagan

For 20 years the race has helped support multiple groups, including this year’s recipient, the Gwinnett Community Clinic.

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Twins found guilty in murder with Winder connections

The body of 30-year-old Sean Dugas was recovered in a concrete-filled plastic container buried in the yard of a Winder home.

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School closings cause myriad of schedule changes

Gwinnett County Public Schools will be closed on Friday due to road conditions on secondary streets.

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Gov. Deal extends state of emergency through Sunday, urges continued caution

With the state shifting many of its resources to the Augusta area, Gov. Nathan Deal says Georgians should remain cautious, as ice could refreeze overnight.

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Drivers urged to stay off roadways until mid-day Thursday

Road crews are treating icy spots, but officials ask people to stay off of the roads during the ice storm.

Storm knocks out power to thousands in Gwinnett, 300K statewide

Thousands of Gwinnett residents experienced power outages Wednesday morning as the winter storm packed with snow, sleet and freezing rain descended on the area.

Top 10 most popular stories from Feb. 3-9

The 10 most popular stories on the Gwinnett Daily Post website during the week of Feb. 3-9, 2014.

State of emergency issued for Gwinnett as area braces for snow, ice

A cold front is moving through Monday evening, which has prompted the National Weather Service to issue a winter storm watch for Gwinnett and much of the Metro-area.

Top 10 most popular stories from Jan. 27-Feb. 2

The 10 most popular stories on the Gwinnett Daily Post website during the week of Jan. 27-Feb. 2, 2014.

Free rides being offered by AAA on Super Bowl Sunday

For those who may have a few too many drinks during the Super Bowl, AAA is stepping in to make sure they and their cars return home safely.