Friday Jul 25
Swafford plans fundraiser Sat.
Now that the Republicans have settled on their U.S. Senate nominee, the Libertarian candidate, Amanda Swafford of Flowery Branch, is wasting no time gearing up for the campaign ahead.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Buford man charged with beating of young girl
Gwinnett County police have arrested a Buford man in connection with the severe beating of a young girl, according to a report in the Atlanta Journal Constitution.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Mattie's Call: Gwinnett Police Looking for Missing Woman, 77
Gwinnett Police are looking for a 77-year-old Buford-area woman who has been missing since Wednesday morning.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
About 350 dogs rescued from - deplorable' kennel
The Cherokee County Animal Shelter closed for business Wednesday as staff and volunteers cared for hundreds of dogs rescued in a kennel raid from what officials called deplorable conditions.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Lightning sparks 2 Gwinnett Co. house fires
Fire crews arrived and found heavy fire coming from the attic area of a large two story wood frame house in Buford.
Former Football Star, Wife, Denied Bond in Child Cruelty Case
Bond was denied Thursday for a former Georgia Tech football star and his wife, who are accused of locking their 13-year-old son in a small basement room for most of the past two years.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Investigators: Boys Using Vacant House as Clubhouse Accidentally Started Fire
Two juvenile boys were charged with second-degree criminal damage to property in connection with a July 6 fire in Buford that investigators initially believed was an act of arson.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Atlanta Now Has 12 E85 Pumps
In this Ethanol Report, Advanced Ethanol Council executive director Brooke Coleman discusses a new CBO report on the Renewable Fuel Standard and EPA's delay issuing a final rule for 2014 RFS volume obligations.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Gas leak damages Friendship Road
The Georgia Department of Transportation said a portion of Friendship Road will remain closed until at least 7 p.m. while repairs are made to the road following a gas main rupture Wednesday morning.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Re: Recardo Wimbush Kept Son Locked In Basement For 2 Years For Stealing | News One
Ultra-religious, former Georgia Tech football star Recardo Wimbush , 33, and his wife, Therian Cornelia , 37, have been arrested and are facing malicious and intentional cruelty to children and false imprisonment charges, after police discovered they had allegedly been keeping their 13-year-old son confined to a room in their basement for most of ... (more)
The Macon Telegraph
Pair accused of locking son in room denied bond
WSB-TV reports the couple appeared in court on Saturday after turning themselves in Friday evening .