The 2014 Miss Grayson pageant crowned a new winner on Saturday night. Courtney Hinesley, the 2013 Miss Grayson, passed the title to Julia Simon, who was named the winner of this year's pageant. Simon's victory netted her a $1000 scholarship and the privilege of representing Grayson as a community ambassador.
Students at Grayson High School have a new reason to want an iPad: the school has joined Gwinnett County's "Bring Your Own Device" program, which allows students to utilize personal technology for instructional purposes. The program is geared to help teachers and students harness the power of individual technology.