Skip to main content
  • Updated

A Dacula man has been arrested and charged in the murder of a Gwinnett County senior corrections officers who was killed in the parking lot of the county's corrections facility earlier this week.

  • Updated

A Dacula family woke up early Friday to the sounds of alarms as their home was on fire in an incident that required a response from nearly two dozen firefighters, according to Gwinnett County Fire and Emergency Services officials.

Retired Gwinnett County Public Schools teacher and coach John D. Williams, a Dacula native and sixth-generation Gwinnettian, makes frequent trips to the Dominican Republic, where he taught for 16 years, with donations of essential items, as well as large loads of coveted sports equipment. Th…

A Snellville woman accused of killing her ex-girlfriend's new girlfriend on Valentine's Day last year was recently sentenced to spend 140 years in prison after she was convicted on several charges, including voluntary manslaughter — although her family is demanding a new trial and denying at least some of the charges made against her.

While Veteran's Day is about honoring anyone who has served in the military, Memorial Day, which dates back to the end of the Civil War, is specifically about remembering the people who died in the line of duty.


The nearly 2,000-acre Rowen development just outside Dacula is expected to take decades to build out, but the prospect of a new research development that would be on par with North Carolina’s Research Triangle Park is bringing a lot of interest to Gwinnett County.

We're always interested in hearing about news in our community. Let us know what's going on!

Most Popular

Newspaper Ads

Online Poll

POLL: January is National Blood Donor Month. Are you planning to donate this month?

According to the American Red Cross, winter is “one of the most difficult times of year to collect enough blood products to meet patient needs.” National Blood Donor Month has taken place each January since 1970.
Find a blood drive here:
This poll is not scientific - results reflect opinions of respondents

You voted:

Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.


All alerts