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  1. Gasoline odor summons Gwinnett Hazmat, closes Buford Hwy.Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Gwinnett County firefighters were called to the sight of a sewer manhole on Buford Highway that smelled strongly of gasoline. Gwinnett County water department crews made the discovery Thursday afternoon and summoned emergency personnel.


  2. When disaster hits, FEMA watches Waffle Houses for guidanceRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 15 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    When a big storm or tornado devastates a community, the Federal Emergency Management Agency usually steps in to help state and local officials. But in recent years, FEMA has been getting some help of its own from an unexpected source - one you see on almost every highway throughout the Southeast: Waffle House.


  3. Norcross man dead after fleeing policeRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 7 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    A Gwinnett County man has died after being pulled from his burning vehicle following a chase with Gwinnett Police Saturday morning in Norcross. According to a release from the Gwinnett County Police Department, officers received a call at around 3 o'clock Saturday to a hit and run incident around Jimmy Carter Boulevard near I-85.


  4. Wrestling: Raiford pin leads SpartansRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    The West Hall wrestling team dropped a 69-6 decision to Greater Atlanta Christian on Tuesday in Norcross.


  5. Jackson EMC Foundation awards $96k in grants; 2 groups serving Hall Co. includedRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2015 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    The Jackson EMC Foundation Board of Directors awarded a total of $113,540 in grants to organizations during their December meeting, including $96,000 to organizations serving area residents. *$15,000 to the Lawrenceville Cooperative Ministry for its Emergency Food Assistance Program, which provides clients with emergency food supplies, buying them time to deal with the difficult and frequently temporary circumstances they are facing and helping them get back on their feet.


  6. Two arrested in Norcross shootingRead the original story

    Dec 27, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Two suspects are behind bars and a victim in the hospital, following a Friday robbery at an apartment complex in Norcross. Anthony Penick, 20, and Ezekiel Boyd, 17 of Buford, both face armed robbery charges, and Boyd also faces a charge of aggravated assault.


  7. Feds: Bullying, lying debt collectors an epidemicRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    The country is facing an epidemic of unscrupulous debt collectors willing to pose as law enforcement and threaten arrest to squeeze dollars out of Americans, a top prosecutor said Tuesday as he announced the arrests of seven people who worked for an Atlanta-area company. U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara said the abusive practices have become so widespread that even a top FBI official in New York City got a call.


  8. Norcross debt collection company accused of bullying, lyingRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Employees of a Georgia debt collection agency were coached to threaten people with arrest to get them to pay money they sometimes did not owe, authorities said Tuesday as they announced charges against seven individuals. The company, Williams Scott & Associates LLC in the Atlanta suburb of Norcross, was shut down earlier this year after the Federal Trade Commission brought a civil action.


  9. Mill Creek drops Collins Hill to stay in 7AAAAAA title huntRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Mill Creek still has a shot at the Region 7-AAAAAA title, and the Hawks let everyone know they are ready for that challenge on Friday. Mill Creek smacked Collins Hill 51-7 in Hoschton, a result that -- combined with Peachtree Ridge's win over Norcross and North Gwinnett's defeat of Duluth -- made for a four-way tie at the top of 7-AAAAAA.


  10. Bulldogs bounce back to run away from Peachtree RidgeRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    North Gwinnett needed a response after last week's defeat to Norcross. The Bulldogs got one in the second half on Friday.


  11. Knock, knock: Doors exhibit returning to SuwaneeRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Approximately 40 artist-painted doors will be on exhibit at Suwanee's Sims Lake Park throughout October as part of the 2014 Doors to Homes & Hope exhibit. Presented by Gwinnett Habitat for Humanity and ArtWorks! Gwinnett, more than 140 doors will be exhibited, beginning October 4 through November 1, in locations throughout Gwinnett County, including in Suwanee, Norcross, Duluth, Sugar Hill, and Lawrenceville.


  12. Man kills himself after 2 women stabbed in LawrencevilleRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Gwinnett County police say they believe a man stabbed his former wife to death and cut her mother before he used a gun to take his own life.


  13. Second person arrested in taxi driver's deathRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    A second person has been arrested in the murder of a taxi driver in metro Atlanta.


  14. Gwinnett police say shots fired at officerRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    The Gwinnett County Police Department is trying to piece together a Sunday night shooting incident where a suspect fired a number of shots at an officer who was on patrol in the Norcross area.


  15. Gwinnett John Doe was Brenau adjunct professorRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    A deceased man who went unidentified for days in Gwinnett County was a retired Norcross High School teacher and an adjunct professor at Brenau University.


  16. Strong storms cause problems in Hall Co., other parts of N. Ga.Read the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Strong storms overnight and this morning caused problems in parts of Hall County and elsewhere in north Georgia.


  17. Boy killed in crash on I85 in Gwinnett Co.Read the original story

    Jul 31, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    A little boy was killed in a one-vehicle crash on I-85 at Boggs Road Wednesday afternoon when his father veered off the highway and into an exit sign.


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