Tuesday October 6th, 2015 8:20PM

Sugar Hill announces 75th anniversary Time Capsule Essay Contest

By Staff
SUGAR HILL - The City of Sugar Hill 75th Anniversary Committee is seeking submissions of original essays about "Life in Sugar Hill Today (2014)" and "What I Think Life in Sugar Hill Will Be in 2089." <br /> <br /> The top five winning essays from each category will be placed in the Sugar Hill time capsule which will be buried as part of the City's 2014 75th anniversary celebration. <br /> <br /> The winning writers will receive a certificate, have their entries read and be recognized at the Sugar Hill Time Capsule Ceremony in March. <br /> <br /> The contest is open to all K-12 students in the North Gwinnett and Lanier Cluster schools (elementary, middle, and high school); and to any Sugar Hill resident that is a student in a K-12 private or home school program. <br /> <br /> The deadline for entries is November 2 at 4:00 p.m. Check the City of Sugar Hill web site for the essay rules and an entry form.
© Copyright 2015
All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without permission.
Ethics laws set to take effect Jan. 1 in Georgia
After dominating much of the legislative session, a set of major ethics reforms is scheduled to take effect Jan. 1.
7:04PM ( 1 year ago )
Sex offender held in Hall County for failing to register
A 47-year-old man was booked into the Hall County Jail Tuesday, being held without bond for allegedly failing to register as a sex offender, his second such arrest.
6:09PM ( 1 year ago )
Pharmacy robberies may involve same suspect
Oakwood Police Tuesday afternoon released details in a pharmacy robbery they're investigating, similar to one that happened in the Hall County Tuesday morning.
5:46PM ( 1 year ago )
Local/State News
In past votes, SC congressional delegation opposed flood aid it's now seeking
WASHINGTON (AP) — South Carolina's congressional delegation is vowing to make sure the state gets federal help to recover from the historic flooding from massive rains.But less than three years ago, t...
5:44PM ( 2 hours ago )
UPDATE: Testimony begins in trial for one of two remaining defendants in murder, attempted robbery of Gainesville cabbie
Testimony began Tuesday in the trial of one of two remaining defendants in the murder and attempted robbery of a Gainesville cab driver earlier this year.
5:22PM ( 2 hours ago )
Demorest lifts boil water advisory
Demorest Water System customers affected by a storm-related outage over the weekend can resume normal use of water for all purposes.
5:21PM ( 2 hours ago )
Mock mediation tournament returns to Brenau University this weekend
One of the South’s largest conflict resolution competitions returns to the area this week as Brenau University hosts its 13th annual Invitational Mock Mediation Tournament Friday and Saturday, Oct. 9-10.
2:03PM ( 6 hours ago )
State Special Olympics coming to Gainesville this weekend
The state Special Olympics begin a three-day run at various venues around Hall County Friday.
12:43PM ( 7 hours ago )