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  1. Citizens call for commissioner to resign after 'racist pig' postRead the original story

    52 min ago |

    Citizens are calling for a Gwinnett County leader to resign after he called U.S. Rep. John Lewis a "racist pig" in a social media post. Gwinnett County commissioner Tommy Hunter, who represents the eastern part of Gwinnett County including part of Braselton, made the "racist pig" comment in a public Facebook post this week.


  2. NCR-Powered Mobile Banking Applications Dominate 'Best of' Category in Independent StudyRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    NCR Corporation , a global leader in omni-channel solutions, today announced that eight of the top 10 mobile banking apps are powered by NCR's Digital Banking solutions portfolio, according to MagnifyMoney 's third-annual Mobile Banking App Study . This is the third year in a row that NCR's community financial institution customers were honored in the '10 Best Overall' category.


  3. Gwinnett County attorney arrested after prostitution stingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WSB-TV

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  4. Primerica, Inc. (PRI) Upgraded at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | IntersportsWire

    They currently have $81.00 target price on the stock. According to Zacks, "Primerica, Inc. provides financial products and services.


  5. Official's 'racist pig' comment about John Lewis spurs apologies,...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WFTV Orlando

    They wanted Gwinnett County, Georgia, Commissioner Tommy Hunter - who recently called civil rights icon and U.S. Rep. John Lewis a "racist pig" on Facebook - to resign. "Your words have consequence and effect, not only to you but to the citizens of Gwinnett County," said Wesley Person, a local defense attorney and one of the dozens of protesters who spoke Tuesday afternoon at a meeting of Gwinnett's Board of Commissioners.


  6. Jennifer ParmerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    Jennifer Lee Parmer "Jennay" passed away at her home on Jan. 12, 2017, at the tender young age of 43. For the last year, Jennifer fought bravely, and handled her illness with an abundance of strength and fortitude. She left this world peacefully, surrounded by her parents and family friends.


  7. Drug Overdoses Turn Up on Facebook and in Obituaries, Defying Stigma an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    After the drug overdose of her niece's boyfriend, Jennifer Hodge returned to her Suwanee, Georgia, home late one night last fall to find her own 23-year-old son, Robbie, on the bathroom floor, also suffering from an apparent overdose. She rushed him to the hospital, where doctors were able to revive his heart, though he remained unconscious.


  8. Georgia Basketball Recruiting Update and Breakdown 1/16Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dawn of the Dawg

    Georgia football's recruiting class has gotten most of the publicity, but Mark Fox is putting together a great class of his own for Georgia basketball. Georgia Basketball currently has 2 signees and 1 commit for this upcoming basketball recruiting class.


  9. R.I.P. Mike "Big Dawg" WoodsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 3 | The Dodge County News

    ... Trump for president sign on the door. Good for him. The speed trap is back on the Ronald Reagan Parkway in Gwinnett County so beware if you drive this way. That road is smooth and fairly straight, and could be a 65 or 70 m.p.h. road, at least 60, ...


  10. CAIR-Georgia Joins Calls for Commissioner to Apologize or Resign for...Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    The Georgia chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations , the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today called on Gwinnett County Commissioner Tommy Hunter to either apologize or resign for calling civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis a "racist pig" in a Facebook post. Georgia Muslims feel a special affection for Congressman John Lewis, whose legacy reminds our community that advancing civil rights and defeating bigotry are achievable goals, " said Edward Ahmed Mitchell, executive director of CAIR-GA.


  11. Fazoli's Closes 2016 With 15 Consecutive Quarters Of Same-Store Sales ...Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | Restaurant News Resource

    Fazoli's today announced year-end achievements for 2016 with the signing of 11 franchise agreements to develop a total of 25 new restaurants nationwide. In addition, the brand marked a record breaking 15 consecutive quarters of same-store sales growth and opened five restaurants, most recently in Washington, Missouri and Bonaire, Georgia. 1 comment

  12. Gwinnett County 4 Mins Ago Angry protesters storm meeting, demand commissioner resignRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WSB-TV

    ... sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. A day after Gwinnett County Commissioner Tommy Hunter acknowledged his controversial comments , he apologized for calling U.S. Rep. John Lewis a "racist ...


  13. Tommy Hunter, Ga. official, urged to resign after calling Rep. John Lewis a 'racist pig' on FacebookRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... from public view, but criticism directed his way has not. In a statement Monday, the chairman of the Gwinnett County Democratic Party said Mr. Hunter should resign in light of lashing out at the longtime lawmaker. "The commissioner's comments are ...


  14. NCR Enters into Agreement to Conclude Fox River Environmental MatterRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    NCR Corporation today announced it is resolving the Wisconsin Fox River environmental cleanup and related Superfund litigation by entry into a definitive consent decree with the United States Government and the State of Wisconsin, under which the company expects to finally conclude the longstanding matter. The decree is subject to court approval.


  15. Georgian Landscape Design wins 'Best of Houzz' for 5th straight yearRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | PR Log

    Georgian Landscape Design has won "Best Of Design & Customer Satisfaction" on HouzzA , the leading platform for home remodeling and design. SUWANEE, Ga.


  16. Acting Troupe of Lambert to Bring James and the Giant Peach to the StageRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago |

    After winning second place in the GHSA 7-AAAAAAA regional one-act competition with James and the Giant Peach, The Acting Troupe of Lambert is thrilled to be bringing their full version performance of this title to the local community in early February. Based on author Roald Dahl 's fantastical tale of a boy, his insect friends, and their amazing journey across the ocean on a giant piece of fruit, this is musical for the whole family to enjoy! This delightful adaptation includes original music by Tony Award nominated lyricists Benj Pasek and Justin Paul and book by Timothy McDonald .


  17. JVCKENWOOD introduces new ProTalk TK-3230DX two-way radioRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mobile Radio Technology

    JVCKENWOOD extends their comprehensive line-up of KENWOOD ProTalk branded radios with the introduction of the new TK-3230DX portable, updating the iconic TK-3230 with a new design and expanded features. The ergonomic design makes it more comfortable to hold and the UHF TK-3230DX adds 35 more pre-stored frequencies for a total of 99 and increases privacy codes to 207.


  18. Why WestRock's Connected Packaging Solutions Are a Big DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Package Printing

    Paperboard packaging giant WestRock announced last week that it is taking major strides in making packaging a "smarter," more interactive experience. According to a press release , the Norcross, Ga.-based company will be showcasing its Connected Packaging Solutions at the National Retail Federation's Annual Convention and Expo , happening this week in New York City.


  19. Why WestRock's Connected Packaging Solutions Are aRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Printing Impressions

    The following article was originally published by Package Printing . To read more of their content, subscribe to their newsletter, packagePRINTING inBOX .


  20. White Georgia County Commissioner Refuses To Resign After Calling John Lewis A 'Racist Pig'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsOne

    "I don't know where we go from here, but resigning is not it," Gwinnett County Commissioner Tommy Hunter told the news outlet. "We don't resign because of something somebody says."