All lanes of the State Route 20 widening project near Sugar Hill are now open to traffic. “We, along with Georgia DOT, are pleased to open the project to traffic,” said Alan Chapman, Director of the Gwinnett County Department of Transportation. “Motorists have been patient with our construction and we are happy to deliver.” The… READ MORE
BUFORD – Going into Tuesday night’s Region 8 AAAAA contest against Flowery Branch, the Lady Wolves (18-1, 8-0) were only a half a game ahead of the Lady Falcons. However, two made foul shots by Pamela Johnson and a basket by Tory Ozment, both early in the fourth quarter, led to Buford getting a crucial… READ MORE
Many locals are familiar with downtown Buford, and many have grown up here. However, on the corner of Main Street and Little Mill there stands a building that few of us have probably ever noticed: La Maison du Chat. La Maison du Chat, meaning “the House of the Cat,” is a cage free, no kill… READ MORE
BUFORD – The Wolves found themselves in an unusual position Friday night as they trailed early. But Buford proved why they are among the state’s best teams as they were able to force turnovers and turn them into points en route to a 49 -13 victory over Flowery Branch on Senior Night. “It was a mixed bag. We did… READ MORE
Buford Junior Defensive Back, Mikey McMorris, is this week’s player of the week for his game-changing interception early in the first quarter of Buford’s 49-13 victory over Flowery Branch. At the time of the interception, Flowery Branch had a 6-0 lead and the ball. McMorris intercepted FB Quarterback Kory Graham’s pass and ran it down… READ MORE
Mrs. Hayley Deneen Smith, age 52, of Flowery Branch passed away Thursday, October 13, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, surrounded by her family. Mrs. Smith was born July 23, 1964 to Thomas P. & Gail Marler Brown in Birmingham, Alabama. She was a member of Flat Creek Baptist Church and was a Paramedic and… READ MORE
Cheyenne Nicole Sowash, age 23 of Flowery Branch, passed away on Thursday, October 6. The family will receive friends before the service at 10:00 AM, Saturday, October 8, 2016, and the funeral service will begin thereafter at St. Benedict Catholic Church, Duluth, GA, with the burial following at Peachtree Memorial Park, Peachtree Corners, GA.
Buford Opens Tournament Action with Flowery Branch
Is it better to be well-rested going into the playoffs, or do you get rusty after not having played in over 10 days? That is the question the Lady Wolves will answer when they open the second round of their region tournament at home on Tuesday, October 4th. The Lady Wolves will first compete against… READ MORE
Adrianne Perez, age 41, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Thursday, August 25, 2016. She is survived by her common law husband, Hal Steven Buffa, Flowery Branch, GA; children, Joshua Steven Buffa, Kennesaw, GA, Julissa Rose Buffa, Flowery Branch, GA, and Jayden Christopher Buffa, Flowery Branch, GA; parents, Wilfredo and Nerida Perez, Lawrenceville, GA;… READ MORE
Jack Lenord Lynn passed away August 6 at the age of 68. The service for the Flowery Branch resident was held on August 9 at 3:00 in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home.