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County seeks students to join Youth Commission
Apr 28, 2017 4:00 am
In a new initiative to develop youth leaders in Gwinnett, the County is recruiting rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors to join the Gwinnett County Youth Commission.
The Gwinnett County ...
Gwinnett County extends warm thanks to volunteers
Apr 27, 2017 4:00 am
Giving of one’s time, talent, and energy in service to our fellow man and the community is a virtue recognized by all religions, creeds and cultures, and it is in that spirit that Gwinnett C...
County Board of Assessors Mails Annual Notices of Assessment
Apr 19, 2017 4:00 am
The Gwinnett County Board of Assessors mailed approximately 277,000 Annual Notices of Assessment to residential and commercial property owners today. Notices are mailed in accordance with state law to...
Gwinnett Multicultural Festival offers fun, food, entertainment from around the globe
Apr 18, 2017 4:00 am
The Gwinnett County Multicultural Festival on April 29 at Gwinnett Place Mall offers an opportunity to see renditions of traditional dances and songs from countries across the globe, including Korea, ...
Additional bus routes take commuters to MARTA stations
Apr 7, 2017 4:00 am
Gwinnett County Transit and the state’s Xpress Service working to help commuters after I-85 collapse
In response to the collapse of the I-85 interstate in Atlanta, Gwinnett County Transit an...
Be prepared for severe weather this spring
Apr 5, 2017 4:00 am
Springtime warm weather can generate dangerous thunderstorms, high winds, tornadoes, and floods. Be prepared and plan ahead to better protect your home, business, and your family when severe weather s...
Gwinnett Animal Welfare & Enforcement under new management
Apr 1, 2017 4:00 am
The Gwinnett Animal Welfare and Enforcement Unit will be under the management of the Gwinnett County Department of Community Services effective April 1. The Gwinnett County Police Department has run t...
Join the Great American Cleanup 2017 and earn green for going green
Mar 16, 2017 4:00 am
It’s time for the annual Great American Cleanup, the nation’s largest annual community improvement program. From March 1 to May 31, more than 4 million volunteers and concerned cit...
County still in Level 2 drought response
Mar 16, 2017 4:00 am
Despite the recent rainfall, Gwinnett County remains in the Level 2 Drought Response that was declared in November. Lake Lanier is a large reservoir, fed by smaller streams that have been slow to reco...
Be wary of jury duty scams
Mar 2, 2017 5:00 am
Jury duty scams are on the rise again, so watch out for these fraudulent calls. Typically the caller says it's the Gwinnett Sheriff's Office calling to tell the victims that they didn't show up for ju...
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The Latest: Tokyo subway temporarily closed over N. Korea
Apr 29, 2017 7:49 am
A U.S. official says North Korea has tested what was likely a medium-range ballistic missile.
Witnessing death: AP reporters describe problem executions
Apr 29, 2017 7:24 am
The sedative midazolam is supposed to prevent condemned prisoners from suffering while they die.
Congress settles for stopgap to avoid government shutdown
Apr 29, 2017 7:19 am
President Donald Trump seems destined to serve his 100th day in office without House passage of a Republican health care bill or enactment of a budget financing the government for the rest of this yea...
Grand Canyon: Found body likely teenage boy from Tennessee
Apr 29, 2017 7:10 am
The Grand Canyon National Park says that a body that was found on Friday likely is 14-year-old Jackson Standefer, the hiker who went missing nearly two weeks ago while in the bottom of the park during...
Albany veteran speaks out about VA care
Apr 29, 2017 3:47 am
An Albany Vietnam vet is speaking out about issues he's having getting help from the Department of Veterans Affairs.
'Zumba with the Blue' aims to bring community together
Apr 29, 2017 3:25 am
Folks in Albany got to know those who protect and serve them a little better by sweating together.
Dougherty County EMS director retires
Apr 29, 2017 3:19 am
New leadership changes are coming to Dougherty County Emergency Management Services.
Women battling disease inspire others at benefit
Apr 29, 2017 3:19 am
Women battling cancer or living with m.s. shared stories of inspiration with others tonight in hopes of helping people facing the same diseases.
96th Annual Standard Flower Show held during Rose Show
Apr 29, 2017 1:30 am
Flower show judges from all over the state attended the rose show festival Friday. They judged the standard flower show. The theme for the event was "totally groovy 70's".
Thousand gather in Downtown Thomasville for Rose Show parade
Apr 29, 2017 1:21 am
Friday, thousands of folks visited downtown Thomasville for the annual Rose Show parade. This was part of the 96th annual Rose Show Festival. The theme of the parade was local grown ...