Arson Fire Damages Vehicles and Carport

Arson Fire Damages Vehicles and Carport

(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

730 Fathers and Daughters Get Down and Boogie

In the ninth annual Kiwanis Father-Daughter Dance Feb. 3-4, approximately 730 guests found themselves shaking their groove thing and enjoying quality time between daddies and their little girls—and nieces and daughter-in-laws too. The event provided a live DJ, Scott Smith of Dance Master DJ, and catered food and desserts. In addition to the great music… READ MORE

Jess Simpson Joins the Dirty Birds Hot on the Heels of Super Bowl Battle

Jess Simpson Joins the Dirty Birds Hot on the Heels of Super Bowl Battle

Former Buford Wolves Head Coach Jess Simpson recently joined the coaching staff of the Georgia State Panthers, but after only a few weeks, Simpson is leaving the Panthers to join the Atlanta Falcons as Defensive Line Coach—without having coached a single Panthers game. After taking the Wolves to second place in the state, Simpson resigned… READ MORE

Asher Nash Brings His “Model” Behavior to North Gwinnett Kiwanis

Asher Nash isn’t like most of the models that show up all over flyers and billboards. For starters, he’s only 18 months old. Even more groundbreaking, he’s becoming the face of a new movement of models with special needs. Along with his mom, Meagan Nash, he brought his story to the North Gwinnett Kiwanis on… READ MORE

Squirm Burpee Brings Vaudeville to Buford

The days of bowler hats and slapstick gags may be over, but evidently no one mentioned that to the actors and comedians in The Handsome Little Devils. The Devils brought their newest production, “Squirm Burpee Circus and the Theatre of Doom” to the Buford Community Theater for two sold-out nights. The presentation features a variety… READ MORE

Classic Hollywood Meets Classic Service at Adams

“I’ve been doing this for 40 years,” says Adam Kankback, owner of Adam’s Restaurant on Main Street in Buford. “This” is, of course, running a high-class but casual restaurant, currently Adam’s Restaurant and Piano Bar, and it’s not your average restaurant. Neither is Kantback your average restaurateur. He has lived for the past 30 years… READ MORE

Dance Students Honor the King of Pop with Tribute Performances

Dance Students Honor the King of Pop with Tribute Performances

Michael Jackson once said, “To live is to be musical, starting with the blood dancing in your veins. Everything has a rhythm. Do you feel your music?” The dancers of Buford High School’s Dance Department clearly do feel their music, and they showed it off January 27-28 when they performed a special tribute to the… READ MORE

John Ford Meets and Greets His New Buford Family

“What’s your new favorite color?” asked one of the many football parents gathered at the arena on January 19 to meet new head coach John Ford. Showing off his new commitments, he proudly answered, “Green, of course.” But that’s just the way the night ended. It began when Buford High School Principal Dr. Bitterman reminded parents… READ MORE