GCPS Principal finalist for Georgia Principal of the Year Award
The Georgia Association of Secondary School Principals announced this year’s Principal of the Year Finalists, who included GCPS principal Dr. Tommy Welch.  The finalists are: Dara Bennett—Pierce County HS. Pierce County Dr. Tommy Welch—Meadowcreek HS, Gwinnett County Dr. Sean Kelly–Chapel Hill HS, Douglas County Dr. Tiffany Taylor,–Carver Road MS,... Read more
New Book In Series By 12-Year-Old Author, Elle Fair
Elle Fair, Greater Atlanta Christian School seventh grader, is a published author. She has written a book series about Ellie the Elephant, one of her favorite stuffed animals.  Elle and her mother, Marci Fair, have collaborated since she was 8 years old to develop charming story lines that also... Read more
7th Annual Suwanee American Craft Beer Fest Returns
On March 18th, 2017, the 7th Annual Suwanee American Craft Beer Fest returns! A day where beer nerds and beer novices alike are invited to descend upon Suwanee Town Center Park for an afternoon of brews, tunes, and fun! Sessions, Belgians, IPAs and pilsners live in harmony at this... Read more
5 Simple Ways to Enjoy More Family Time
Skillfully balancing an entire family’s demands from school, sports, activities and careers leaves little down time, but keeping family values front and center may be easier than you think when you make a commitment to carving out meaningful moments to share. Unplug from the digital world. Today’s technology-ridden world... Read more
Easy Ways to Warm Up This Winter
As the cold weather settles in, staying snuggled up in your comfortable house around the clock may be tempting, but it’s not very realistic. So when you come back inside from work, running errands or a quick snowball war with the kids, you’ll need some easy ways to warm... Read more
Take Holiday Hosting to New Heights
For many families, the opportunity to host cherished relatives and house guests is a treasured holiday tradition. This year, take your entertaining to a new level with distinctive recipes and decorating ideas featuring a signature ingredient. A familiar, yet unexpected, ingredient such as California grapes can elevate a wide... Read more
Gracious Gift Giving
Holiday season means it’s time to start picking out stocking stuffers and gifts that perfectly match every friend and family member – including four-legged ones – on your list. But when that list grows longer and longer and you find that not everyone is so easy to buy for,... Read more
The Gift List for Loved Ones
With all kinds of personalities on your gift list this holiday season, it can be a challenge to brainstorm multiple types of presents for multiple types of people. From thermal trackers and greeting cards to clothing subscriptions and smart thermostats, and everything in between, know that there’s something out... Read more
Gwinnett Technical College Names Theresa Parker 2017 Instructor of the Year
Theresa (TC) Parker, who lives with her husband of 35 years in Grayson, was first introduced to the healthcare profession by a friend in the 1990s. She quickly developed a love of the operating room. In 1996 she graduated from Gwinnett Tech as a Surgical Technologist and started her... Read more
Buying Jewelry With Timeless Beauty Starts With Timely Knowledge
‘Tis almost the season to adorn the world with anything that jingles – be it songs, bells or jewelry. Yes, this is the time to dress up by draping yourself in beautiful bangles that dangle, or at least glisten with a timeless elegance for many seasons to come. To... Read more