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Weekly restaurant health inspections for Dec. 8

Each week the Daily Post takes a snapshot of recent health scores from around the county that have been released by the Gwinnett County Health Department.

Man found shot dead in driveway

Gwinnett County police officers responded to a home in unincorporated Auburn Saturday in reference to a 'person down' call.

PREP ROUNDUP: Shiloh boys win battle of unbeatens

A roundup of Saturday’s prep action

GAB: Donations for Project Kids Eat

There are many local children who will not receive enough to eat this holiday season. Project Kids Eat, run by Davida Baker, will visit locations around Gwinnett distributing food and Christmas gifts to those children in need.

CITY BY CITY: A weekly look at the happenings in the places you call home

The Daily Post gives readers a quick look at what’s happening in their cities.


2014 Gwinnett Daily Post All-County Softball Team

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FCA All-County lacrosse teams shine in Derek Pieper Memorial Cup

Two all-county lacrosse teams representing Fellowship of Christian Athletes fared well in a Florida tournament

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Mall shoppers targeted in car break-ins

Several thefts were reported over the Thanksgiving holiday shopping period.

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No evacuations and no injuries reported during gas leak

The leak occurred Friday afternoon near 12Stone Church in Lawrenceville.

PREP ROUNDUP: Simpkins leads Berkmar girls to comeback win over South Gwinnett

Recaps of Friday night’s high school basketball action in Gwinnett

Cabinet manufacturer expands Gwinnett headquarters

The nearly 100,000-square-foot facility will provide distribution and showroom space.

BUSINESS BRIEFS: Credit union establishes speaker panel for local events

A look at local business news.

Buford's Ferguson named top snapper for the class of 2015

Buford High School long snapper, Blake Ferguson was declared the top snapper for the class of 2015 after attending the Rubio Long Snapping camp on Sunday.

PREP ROUNDUP: Central beats Archer 68-63

Recaps of Thursday's high school sports events

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Mountain View's Barber, Mill Creek's Petit lead coaches' all-county cross country teams

The Gwinnett County cross country coaches honored their all-county teams Thursday night and inducted three new hall of famers

Grayson's Hayes to play in Semper Fidelis All-Star Game

Grayson senior and Duke commitment Jordan Hayes will play in the Semper Fidelis All-Star Game in Los Angeles

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Mill Creek's Jarvis honored as All-Region 7-AAAAAA teams are announced

Mill Creek head coach Shannon Jarvis was voted the Region 7-AAAAAA coach of the year by his peers

FILM FANS: 'Penguins of Madagascar' offers laughs for adults and kids

Film Fans features local residents reviewing a movie of the week. Want to be a film fan? Email

Trans-Siberian Orchestra to debut 'Christmas Attic' at Arena

The Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO) is performing their rock opera “The Christmas Attic” for the first time ever on their 2014 winter tour, which will come to the Gwinnett Arena on Dec. 10. The album was originally released in 1998 and then re-released as part of “The Christmas Trilogy Box Set” in 2004.

Eric Church brings Outsiders Tour to Gwinnett

Church has built a reputation as a restless, creative force while following an unconventional path to country stardom. The North Carolina native gained popularity with his album “Carolina,” released in 2009.

Upcoming best bets in arts and entertainment: Dec. 5

A look at three upcoming events to check out.

Hunter Hayes brings Tattoo (Your Name) Tour to Arena

The four-time Grammy nominee Hunter Hayes, with special guests Dan + Shay and The Railers, will be at the Gwinnett Arena this Saturday, Dec. 6.

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Community group raises funds for holiday lighting project

The Peachtree Corners project was completed funded through donations from residents and businesses.

HEALTH BRIEFS: Eastside offering free weight loss surgery seminar

A look at local health news.

GGC releases its 2015 softball schedule

LAWRENCEVILLE – Georgia Gwinnett College softball announced its 2015 schedule on Wednesday

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Norcross, Tennessee star Diamond DeShields to represent SEC in NCAA decision-making

Norcross grad Diamond DeShields, a sophomore basketball player at Tennessee, will represent the Southeastern Conference in the NCAA’s recently adopted Division I autonomy process

Flashlight 5K in Lawrenceville will benefit Family Promise Gwinnett

The United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville’s Flashlight 5K will benefit Family Promise Gwinnett, a charity that aims to end homelessness in Gwinnett County

Buford linebacker Smith named to USA Football team

Buford linebacker Austin Smith, a Tennessee commitment, will represent the United States in a football matchup with Canada

Collins Hill grad Wyatt transferring from Ohio to Golden West

Collins Hill grad Justin Wyatt is transferring at the end of the semester from Ohio University to Golden West College, a junior college in California

Lanier senior Corley to sign with Brenau soccer

Lanier senior Maddie Corley has earned an academic and athletic scholarship from Brenau University

Gwinnett Chamber hosts health care awards ceremony

The Chamber’s annual Healthcare Excellence Awards took place Thursday night, honoring those making strides in the local medical community.

GAB: Mall of Georgia, Sugarloaf Mills to hand out gift cards to selected shoppers Saturday

Local Simon Malls, including the Mall of Georgia and Sugarloaf Mills, have announced that they will be hosting their holiday “Spread Love” campaign this Saturday, Dec. 6, by surprising randomly selected shoppers with free Simon gift cards.

Prep Roundup: Jackson's buzzer-beater lifts Central over Berkmar

LAWRENCEVILLE – Karon Jackson’s floater at the buzzer lifted Central Gwinnett to a 64-62 overtime win against Berkmar in the Region 8-AAAAAA opener for each school.

Archer wrestlers win NG3 Duals

Archer’s wrestling team kept rolling with another dominating victory over the weekend

Archer's Nails to play in Offense-Defense Bowl

Archer senior running back Randy Nails will play in the upcoming Offense-Defense Bowl

Parkview baseball players Hearn, Ethridge make college commitments

Parkview’s Cameron Hearn committed to East Georgia State College and Will Ethridge committed to Ole Miss

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Gwinnett Gladiators fire head coach Rick Emmett

On the heels of their eighth loss in the last nine games, the Gwinnett Gladiators fired head coach Rick Emmett.

Weekly restaurant health inspections for Dec. 1

Each week the Daily Post takes a snapshot of recent health scores from around the county that have been released by the Gwinnett County Health Department.

Former Gladiator Jakaitis shuts out Gwinnett, leads South Carolina victory

Mark Guggenberger made 40 saves, but former Gladiator Jeff Jakaitis got the shutout and the win for South Carolina on Sunday

School lunch menus for the week of Dec. 1

This week’s lunch menus for Gwinnett County Public Schools.

PREP ROUNDUP: Duluth comes from behind to beat Langston Hughes

Recaps of Saturday's high school sports events

Thirteen Gwinnett area youngsters to compete in NFL Punt, Pass and Kick Championships at Dome

Thirteen Gwinnett area youngsters will compete in the NFL Punt, Pass and Kick Championships Sunday at the Georgia Dome

Season ends well for Georgia Force home-school program

The Georgia Force had a successful finish to its 2014 home-school season

North Gwinnett senior Hampton signs with Georgia track program

North Gwinnett senior Jeramey Hampton signed a letter of intent with the Georgia Bulldogs track and field program

CITY BY CITY: A weekly look at the happenings in the places you call home

The Daily Post gives readers a quick look at what’s happening in their cities.

Annual nonprofit Christmas wish list

The holiday shopping season is in full swing. While out in the hustle and bustle buying gifts for friends and family, it’s important to keep in mind local nonprofits.

Norcross falls to Joliet Catholic in girls basketball

Norcross lost in overtime to Joliet Catholic Friday night in girls basketball

Grayson boys basketball victorious in Lou Williams Classic

Grayson defeated Towers in boys basketball Friday at South Gwinnett's Lou Williams Classic

Mountain View top Arkansas team in girls basketball

Mountain View beat Hall (Ark.) in a girls basketball matchup Friday

STATE FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS: Gwinnett's semifinal schedule

Gwinnett's high school football playoff schedule for the state semifinals