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  1. Sold for $368,000 and 20 Other Homes Sold in Peachtree CornersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Former Atlanta Falcons player Prince Shembo has been charged with felony animal cruelty in the dog's death last month in Buford, Ga. Gwinnett Police: All are 16-year-olds and will face felony charges for the Monday night incident on Ronald Reagan Parkway.

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  2. Storm Report: Lightning Fires, Trees Down, But No Major Damage, InjuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Patch.com

    The strong thunderstorms that quickly roared through Gwinnett County Sunday afternoon had emergency responders busy during a three-hour window. Crews responded to calls from Buford to Grayson as storms moved through between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. Sunday.

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  3. J. Thomas Green named executive director-treasurer of the Florida...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Florida Baptist Witness

    ... overseas, nationally and locally. Prior to coming to Florida, Green served as pastor of First Baptist Church in Buford, Ga., 1988-1996; Franklin Creek Baptist Church, Pascagoula, Miss., 1985-88 and Chesbrough Baptist Church in Kentwood, La., ...

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  4. City: Check Release Schedule Before Entering Chattahoochee RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Patch.com

    ... Hogan said. "Always wear floatation devices, and focus on safety." The Army Corps of Engineers releases water from Buford Dam during weekday afternoons unless there are unusual downstream water demands or especially heavy rains. In those situations, ...

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  5. O'Dwyer Homes Welcomes Two New Home Specialist to Quickly...Read the original story

    Saturday May 30 | PR.com

    Buford, GA, May 30, 2015 -- -- O'Dwyer Homes is excited to welcome two New Home Specialists to Old Friendship Place. Priced from the $200s located in the Buford area of Gwinnett County.

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  6. Falcons waive player accused of killing dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 29 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... Shembo, had killed her dog. The initial police report said Williams and the dog, named Dior, went to Shembo's Buford apartment home on April 15. At some point during their stay, she says she left Shembo and the dog unattended. When she later found ...

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  7. Police: Atlanta Falcons Player Accused in Death of Ex-Girlfriend's DogRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 29 | Patch.com

    Police have obtained an arrest warrant for an Atlanta Falcons football player accused of kicking his ex-girlfriend's dog to death last month. Gwinnett Police said Friday afternoon that Prince Shembo, 23, is charged with aggravated cruelty to animals stemming from the April 19 incident at an apartment near Buford.

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  8. Atlanta Falcons Player Accused of Killing DogRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 29 | Patch.com

    Police in Gwinnett County believe that a member of the Atlanta Falcons fatally injured his now ex-girlfriend's dog when the two were left unattended inside his home last month. According to WSB-TV, Prince Shembo's girlfriend Denicia Williams said she came to Shembo's house in Buford on April 19 with her Yorkie, Dior, in tow.

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  9. Takeuchi Presents Jimi Martin With Top Salesman of the Year Award for 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 29 | Construction Equipment Guide

    ... Martin was recognized with the accolade after ranking number one again in retail sales for North America. Located in Buford, Ga., Perimeter Takeuchi is a full line dealer of Takeuchi. It serves the construction and landscaping industries, as well as ...

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  10. Report released regarding Lake Lanier boating deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 28 | Forsyth County News

    A motorboat striking rocks March 15 in the Chattahoochee River channel caused a Buford couple out of the vessel and killed a 29-year-old passenger, according to a Georgia Department of Natural Resources report. " was sitting closest to the throttle behind the steering wheel as he operated the vessel left of center, in the Chattahoochee River channel, violating rules of the road, and struck submerged and exposed rocks located at channel marker C-30," according to the report.

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  11. Be Inspired at Gwinnett County Public Library with Author Charles Martin - " June 3 at 7PMRead the original story

    Wednesday May 27 | Barrow County News

    ... with Books For Less, will hold a book discussion with Martin on Wednesday, June 3 at 7:00pm at Books For Less, 2815 Buford Drive, Unit 108, Buford 30519. This event is free, and books will be available for purchase and signing. A portion of book ...

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  12. Make No Little PlansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Peach Pundit

    ... others on an impromptu trip to see what was new in the then-sleepy city that sits on the rail line between Duluth and Buford in Gwinnett County. We drove up Buford Highway to just south of its intersection with Lawrenceville Suwanee Road, where we ...

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  13. Lanier Islands Makes Childs Play of Summer 2015 with Introduction of Legacy Kids CampRead the original story

    Wednesday May 27 | PR Log

    PRLog - May 27, 2015 - BUFORD, Ga. -- Taking a cue from the lakeside resorts of the Adirondacks of the 1950's and 1960's blended with the modern day success of its own Legacy Kids Program, Lanier Islands in Georgia has picked Summer 2015 as the ideal time to debut its Legacy Kids Camp.

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  14. Tuesday Storms Kept Gwinnett Firefighters on Their ToesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Patch.com

    ... to a neighbor report of a possible house fire across the street in the 4800 block of Jacobs Cove Point, NE in Buford. The caller reported smoke coming from the back yard. Crews found no sign of smoke or fire on the interior of the structure on ...

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  15. Steadfast Cos. Appoints New PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | GlobeSt.com

    ... have a total of 643 homes. In addition, as we reported in March , the REIT acquired Preston Hills at Mill Creek in Buford, GA, for $51 million. Don't Miss GlobeSt.com's Executive Watch Email Alert - A weekly examination of hiring climate conditions, ...

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  16. Pull up a boat at these lakeside restaurantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | The Times

    ... docks include Pelican Pete's at Port Royale Marina, Sunset Cove at Lanier Islands Resort and Big Creek Tavern in Buford. The Twisted Oar at Holiday Marina is still under construction. "There's a long channel leading (to Fish Tales) from the lake, ...

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  17. SMA hotel reservation deadline extended to June 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    BLET members planning to attend the upcoming Southeastern Meeting Association annual convention are advised that the deadline to make hotel reservations has been extended to June 1. Host Chair Teresa Bryant, Brother Scott Frederick and the members of BLET Division 30 are hosting the final SMA at Lake Lanier Islands in Buford, Ga., June 14-19, 2015. Guests will stay at the Lanier Islands Legacy Lodge in Buford, Ga.

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  18. Atlanta Falcon's Julio Jones to become partner in restaurant expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Business Journal

    ... a report from AL.com. The first new location under the partnership with Jones is planned for the Mall of Georgia in Buford, Ga., an Atlanta suburb. The restaurants have a focus on entertainment and include bowling, HD sports theaters, arcade games, ...

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  19. Dirty Bird Daily: Latest Atlanta Falcons NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | BlogginDirty

    ... Fla.-based dining and entertainment company reported the first location is a planned site near the Mall of Georgia in Buford, Ga." The Atlanta Falcons rank 159th out of 333 international teams surveyed in an ESPN/SportingIntelligence report ...

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  20. Exotac Hires Evans Group to Ignite US SalesRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Sporting Goods Business

    ... Exotac in every state within the USA including Hawaii and Alaska. Exotac is an outdoor and survival company based in Buford, GA that that focuses on fire starting.

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