SUWANEE - The City of Suwanee will host a Memorial Day weekend concert that will feature patriotic and big band sounds on Friday, May 23. The Continental Dance Orchestra and bandleader/singer Gwen Hughes will take the Town Center stage at 7:30 p.m.<br />
Before the concert, weather permitting, members of the Silver Wings, the Command Exhibition Parachute Team of the U.S. Army Infantry based at Fort Benning, will "drop in" at Town Center. The parachute team is expected to land at the park shortly after 7:00.<br />
Blankets, chairs, and picnics are welcome but no alcohol may be brought into Town Center Park. Parking is available at Town Center and along Main Street.
Motorists headed to the pump are finding the highest gas prices of 2015. The national average price for regular unleaded is $2.62 per gallon, up 59 cents since this year's low of $2.03 in late January.