Barrow County


AAA and Bud Light offer "Tow to Go" program over St. Patrick's Day weekend

Tow to Go services include a confidential local ride within a 10-mile radius to a safe location and the AAA tow truck takes both the vehicle and the driver to that destination. The service is free, and anyone, AAA member or not, can call for a Tow to Go ride, March 14 through 18.

Rabid raccoon, cat caught in Barrow County

A rabid raccoon and the cat that it bit were caught in Barrow County. Another raccoon was found and sent in for testing.

Gwinnett Daily Post experiences email interruption

The Gwinnett Daily Post's email servers have were down from Tuesday afternoon to Wednesday morning.

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Retired Barrow County K-9 dies

Ranger, a black Labrador Retriever, was found on the side of Ga. Highway 211 after he had been struck by a motor vehicle. He was rushed to a veterinarian but was already deceased.

Top 10 most popular stories from Feb. 24 to March 2

The 10 most popular stories on the Gwinnett Daily Post website during the week of Feb. 24 to March 2, 2014.

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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.