Gwinnett County

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Too Much Truth Recap: Third Grade Math Assignment Uses Slavery Analogy

Nine third-grade math teachers in Gwinnett County, have caused an uproar by giving their students assignments using examples involving slavery and the beating of Fredrick Douglass as analogies for solving math problems, according to multiple […]

WAOK-AM–01/09/2012

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Rally Against Police Brutality

Join WAOK’s Derrick Boazman on Wednesday December 28 for a rally against police brutality in Union City. Two weeks ago 19 year old Ariston Waiters was shot in the back twice by police while witnesses say […]

WAOK-AM–12/27/2011

Trevor Jones (credit: Gwinnett County Sheriff's Office)

Cops: Burglar Logs Into Facebook While Breaking Into Georgia Home

Police say a burglar signed into Facebook from a computer inside a home he broke into before sprinting from the scene.

11/18/2011

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You Know You Are a Dumb Robber When…

ATLANTA (WAOK)-You would think if a person was going to rob a gas station convenience store they would scan the area and make sure that the local law enforcement authority is no where around. A […]

WAOK-AM–10/01/2011

Officer Kills Gwinnett Man, Family Suspicious

ATLANTA (WAOK) A Gwinnett County Officer has been placed on paid leave after he shot and killed a suspect Wednesday night. The incident happened outside of the JSD Apartments near Jimmy Carter Boulevard. According to […]

WAOK-AM–04/07/2011

A Production Error in Gwinnett

Authorities say almost 14,000 Gwinnett County commercial property value notices have been mailed to the wrong owners. Corrected notices will be sent next week. Officials say a vendor responsible for mailing the notices will pay for […]

WAOK-AM–03/30/2011

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Norcross School Gets Lesson In Anatomy

NORCROSS, Ga. (WAOK) – Teachers at Summerour Middle School were shocked, when a man got out of his car, stripped down to his birthday suit and walked around the school. Faculty watched in astonishment as […]

WAOK-AM–03/30/2011

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Ticket Amnesty Underway in Gwinnett

Atlanta and Dekalb have done it in the past now it’s happening in Gwinnett. Anyone with an outstanding traffic citation in Gwinnett County Recorders Court has until March 31 to pay their fines without added […]

WAOK-AM–03/24/2011

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Group Of Sovereign Citizens in Custody

Dekalb County has brought charges against a group of Sovereign Citizens. Sovereign Citizens are known for moving into abandoned properties. Once moved in they create false deeds, to make it seem as if they are the […]

WAOK-AM–03/16/2011

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Former Principal Accused Of “Sexting” Teen

A former high school principal is facing charges of unlawful disposition of material to minors, after police say he texted a  message and nude photo to a sixteen year old girl. Andre Williams was the […]

WAOK-AM–02/08/2011

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