Photo Courtesy of Buford High School The Wolves and Lady Wolves pose together to show off their trophies. For the first time in Buford High School history, both the girls and boys basketball teams are state champions! The Lady Wolves beat Southwest DeKalb, 60-42, and the Men’s Team beat Cedar Shoals, 75-61, at Stegeman Coliseum… READ MORE
The Buford City School Board of Education and Administration would like to proudly give all credit of being ranked the number one school system in Georgia to the 500 educators within the district. The instructors who not only teach the children on a level to equip them to score the highest on state achievement test… READ MORE
Meet the men and women behind the badge for coffee and conversation on March 10 from 9:00am to 11:00am at Einstein Bros. Bagels, 3410 Buford Drive, Suite G400. Coffee with a Cop’s mission is to break down barriers between police officers and the residents they serve by removing agendas and allowing the opportunity to ask questions, voice concerns, and get… READ MORE
(Lawrenceville, Ga., March 7, 2017) – Gwinnett County Commissioners on Tuesday awarded a $3.2 million resurfacing contract on Ronald Reagan Parkway and accepted the grant funds to pay for 80 percent of the cost. These funds come from the Atlanta Regional Commission and are being administered by the Georgia Department of Transportation. District 2 Commissioner… READ MORE
(Lawrenceville, Ga., March 8, 2017) – For 20 years, Gwinnett County has held a AAA bond rating from all three bond-rating agencies – the highest possible for local governments, allowing the County to refinance bonds at favorable interest rates. In addition to refinancing the debt, the County was also able to pay off some debt… READ MORE
(Buford, Ga. March 6, 2017) – Gwinnett County Fire Investigators are trying to determine who is responsible for setting fire to two vehicles and a riding lawnmower at a private residence on Stonehedge Drive, NE in Buford. The fire occurred around 10:45 Sunday night, March 5, 2017. According to Fire Investigators, it appears that… READ MORE
Chuang Chomthipe, age 80, of Hoschton, passed away February 3. Funeral services were held February 6 in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home.
Calvin J. Brown, age 61, of Gainesville, passed away February 8.
Felix H. Benefield, age 58, of Clermont, passed away February 3. The remains have been cremated and there will be no formal service.
Hugh L. Barnes, Jr., age 81, of Gainesville, passed away February 6. A Requiem Mass was held February 11 at Gainesville First United Methodist Church.