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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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Thousands brave weather to protest Trump climate policies
Apr 30, 2017 7:29 am
Thousands of people across the country are marking President Donald Trump's hundredth day in office by marching in protest of his environmental policies.
Investments in Russia become focus in congressional race
Apr 30, 2017 6:56 am
Financial disclosures filed by Republican Greg Gianforte in his bid for congress show $240,000 in investments in Russian firms under sanction by the U.S. government.
Congress settles for stopgap to avoid government shutdown
Apr 30, 2017 6:54 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...
Nearly 50 people taken to hospitals after Texas tornado
Apr 30, 2017 5:20 am
Nearly 50 people have been taken to hospitals after a tornado swept through the small East Texas city of Canton.
Car show proceeds go towards law enforcement youth events
Apr 29, 2017 9:06 pm
Hundreds of classic cars lined the streets of downtown Thomasville Saturday afternoon for the 15th annual show and shine car show. This was part of the 96th annual rose show in downtown Thoma...
Thousands visit Thomasville for 96th annual Rose Show
Apr 29, 2017 9:02 pm
Thousands of people were in downtown Thomasville on Saturday for the annual rose show festival. This is the 96th year the event is being held. "We just wanted to come and check it out. We love Th...
ASU football player picked up by Indianapolis Colts in NFL Draft
Apr 29, 2017 6:33 pm
Albany State defensive lineman Grover Stewart was selected with the 144th overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft.
Metro Atlanta teacher nearly in tears after finding note on desk
Apr 29, 2017 1:03 pm
A metro Atlanta teacher tweeted that he was almost brought to tears after finding a beautiful note from one of his students.
Students use 2-year-old cheeseburgers to win science fair
Apr 29, 2017 5:51 am
A display of slowly aging fast food won the science fair at Notre Dame Academy in Wisconsin.
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.