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Gwinnett DA to Seek Death Penalty for Robert Bell, Accused of September Triple Homicide
Gwinnett County District Attorney Danny Porter is seeking the death penalty in the September triple homicide near Snellville, according to one report.
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
Mountain View Senior Among Gwinnett Students on National Achievement's List
Ten Gwinnett County public high school seniors, including one from Mountain View High, have been named National Achievement Scholars, the National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced.
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City BOE - Splans for weather days
The Cartersville City Board of Education is looking ahead to next winter, Superintendent Howard Hinesley said, and preparing for how to deal with potential snow and ice that could result in school closings.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
City Council Agenda: Alcohol Licenses, Resolutions, and Clean & Beautiful Day
Here's a look at the agenda highlights for the Peachtree Corners City Council meeting and work session, beginning at 7 p.m., April 15. COUNCIL MEETING Presentations/Reports A Proclamation of the City of Peachtree Corners, Georgia recognizing the efforts of the United Peachtree Corners Civic Association and declaring May 10, 2014 as Clean and ... (more)
Man, 23, found dead an hour after shots were fired near apartment complex
Gwinnett County police are investigating the death of a man who was found shot about an hour after several shots were fired near an apartment complex.
UGA Day schedule
Wednesday, April 16 UGA Day in Greenville, SC TD Convention Center Coaches: Mark Richt and Mark Fox Administrator: UGA VP Laura Jolly Tuesday, April 22 UGA Day in Gainesville, GA Gainesville Civic Center Coach: Mark Richt, Gymnastics Coach Danna Durante Administrator: President Jere W. Morehead Thursday, April 24 UGA Day in Dalton Northwest Georgia ... (more)
Vehicular Homicide: Driver Charged in Hit-and-Run That Killed Pedestrian
Witnesses helped Gwinnett Police track down an alleged hit-and-run driver who struck and killed a pedestrian Sunday evening in the Norcross area.
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Metro Atlanta apartment fire forces evacuations
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports the fire early Monday damaged about half the 20 apartment units at The Reserve at Peachtree Corners.
Sheriff: North Ga. judge dies in motorcycle crash
Firefighters in metro Atlanta are trying to determine what caused a large fire to break out inside an apartment building where many residents had to be evacuated before dawn.
Man found shot dead behind metro Atlanta townhomes
Police in metro Atlanta are investigating after a man was found shot dead behind a complex of townhomes in Gwinnett County.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Phaedra Parks shocks 'RHOA' fans; never questioned about Apollo Nida's charges
Phaedra Parks is a big part of The Real Housewives of Atlanta reality show, but the star has been chased by a cloud of questions over the past season.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Briefs: Boy killed after jumping off dad's truck; Man killed fixing car on I-75
A boy was ran over and killed after jumping from the bed of his dad's truck in Gwinnett County and a man was struck and killed while fixing his broken-down vehicle on I-75 in Atlanta, police said.
'Small' Orange Crush mild; another expected April 19
Beachgoers play beer pong Saturday afternoon near the pier during the first of two Orange Crush days promoted on social media.
Athens-Clarke County blotter
An Athens man who loaned his car to a Pulaski Street neighbor reported the car stolen by the neighbor's female friend on Friday, according to an Athens-Clarke County police report.
Gwinnett County Prepares for Earth Day Celebration
Gwinnett County is gearing up for Earth Day with a special event at Coolray Field.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
20 register online to vote in Hall County since process was initiated
Since the state instituted online voter registration March 31, twenty people have used the new service to sign up to vote in Hall County.
Cross Roads News
Thurmond proposes district-wide charter school system
DeKalb parents and school administrators who have been calling for more local control in running their classrooms may soon get their wish if the school district's charter-system plan is approved at the May 5 School Board meeting.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
DA seeks tougher penalty in stabbing
The Gwinnett County District Attorney's office has given notice of intent to increase the punishment in the slaying of a Gainesville woman.
Cops: Man, 25, dies after crashing into steel guardrail, tree at a high speed
A 25-year-old Norcross man was allegedly speeding when he crashed into a steel guardrail and died Wednesday in Gwinnett County - and police are investigating whether the man was racing with another vehicle.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Traffic Alert: Lane Closure to Convert Jimmy Carter Boulevard at I-85 Continues
Construction to convert the Jimmy Carter Boulevard interchange at I-85 to a Diverging Diamond has one eastbound right lane between Crescent Drive and McDonough Drive closed through Friday, April 11, to pour a barrier wall for the bridge.