(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
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.
Marlene E. Albert, 76, of Braselton, passed away February 1. A funeral Mass was held February 7 at Prince of Peace Catholic Church.
Joseph Chance Goodman, aged 18, of Buford, has been charged with child molestation after allegations that he had a sexual relationship with an 11 year old girl in August. Hall County Sheriff’s Lt. Scott Ware stated that there were several instances of contact between Goodman and the victim. Law enforcement discovered the crime from school… READ MORE
Hall County police divers pulled the body of a missing Buford man from Lake Lanier February 1. Joseph Peters, 37, was last seen fishing near the Lazy Days Marina on January 31. His family reported him missing when he hadn’t come home the next morning. His vehicle was found nearby and some of his personal… READ MORE
The Gwinnett County Police Department is seeking the public’s help in locating a missing child. Serenity Dudley (age 4) is believed to be with her non-custodial mother, Chastity Dudley (age 21). According to the lead detective, Serenity’s father, Gregory Miller, was granted full custody through the DeKalb County Superior Court. Before she was served with… READ MORE