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Gwinnett Elects First-Ever Black and Latino Mayors

Gwinnett Elects First-Ever Black and Latino Mayors

Gwinnett’s Emerging Leaders Gwinnett County, which is Northeast of Atlanta and one of the most diverse communities in the entire Southeast, can now say it has its first Mayors of Color.   The city of Norcross will have Mayor-Elect Craig Newton as Gwinnett’s first-ever black

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Sen. Gloria Butler Awarded Honorary Doctorate

Sen. Gloria Butler (D – Stone Mountain) was awarded an Honorary Doctorate degree from Trinity International University of Ambassadors, Organization of World Leaders and Trinity Girls Network. The award and hooding ceremony was held on Georgia’s Humanitarian Day, Wednesday, November 15, 2017, at the state

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Economic Development Manager Graduates from Leadership Institute

One of Gwinnett County’s economic development managers graduated from the Gwinnett Young Professionals Leadership Institute, a personal and professional development program by the Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Georgia Gwinnett College. Shantell Wilson, economic development manager of strategic industries in the Gwinnett County

Santa Claus is Coming to Town (Center)!

Santa Claus is Coming to Town (Center)!

The man, the myth, the legend is coming to Suwanee to light the Town Center tree, listen to Christmas wishes, and take photos with all the good little girls and boys at the City of Suwanee’s annual Jolly Holly Day event on Friday, December 1

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Church Names Cathy DuBose New Administrator

Christ the King Lutheran Church is pleased to announce the addition of Cathy DuBose as Church Administrator. Raised in Orlando, Florida, DuBose holds a degree in business administration from Grossmont College in San Diego. While moving around the country with the military, she worked in