News for Friday, April 22, 2005


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Locals shine as state STARs

LAWRENCEVILLE - Parkview senior Lucas Bermudez is the 2005 state Professional Association of Georgia Educators STAR Student.

Police Reports

McDonald's hit by armed robbers

What others are saying

Personal data needs stronger protection

Gwinnett Prep Schedule


Pope's election shows strength of hard-liners

The elevation of Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger to head the Roman Catholic Church is a clear and concise message from the College of Cardinals: "We are royally teed off."

Nation Briefs

Nuclear plant operator may face $5.45M fine for leak

Sports Briefs


Centrists may become hefty force in politics

"Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall catch h--- from both sides." - sign on the office wall of Justice Department attorney Burke Marshall, 1964.

World Briefs

Helicopter crash in Iraq kills six Americans

People Briefs

'Idol' host gets Walk of Fame star

Prep Roundup: Peachtree Ridge girls tennis advances to 7-AAAAA semifinals

STONE MOUNTAIN - Peachtree Ridge advanced to the semifinals of the 7-AAAAA region tournament on Thursday.

Sports Calendar


Don Butterick

Mr. Don Carol Butterick, age 67 of Lilburn, GA died April 19, 2005. He is survived by his wife of 43 years: Betty Butterick; daughter and son-in-law: Barbie ...

Marvin Garrison, Sr.

Marvin Garrison, Sr., age 76 of Loganville died Tuesday, April 19, 2005. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 670 Tom Brewer Road, Loganville, Georgia. 770-466-1544

Eben Seigel

Eben Jonathan Seigel, age 4 months of Monroe, died Thursday, April 21, 2005. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045. 770-962-3100

Margaret Pierce

Margaret Pierce, age 86 of Lawrenceville, GA passed away April 18, 2005. She was preceded in death by her husband W.E. Pierce, sisters: Mary Vaughn, Kathleen Simmons, Ludie Wright and ...

Duvall Jo Ann Garrett

Jo Ann Duvall Garrett, age 49 of Buford died Wednesday, April 20, 2005. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045. 770-962-3100

Kelley Halpern

Kelley Aline Halpern, age 17 of Lawrenceville, died April 18, 2005. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel 1031 Lawrenceville Highway Lawrenceville, GA 30045. 770-277-4550

William Haynie

Mr. William Henry Haynie, age 62 of Snellville, GA died April 20, 2005. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200.

Laura Spencer

Laura Virginia Spencer, age 89 of Palm City, Florida, died April 16th, 2005. She is survived by her Son: Philip Spencer of Social Circle, Georgia; her Daughters: Billie Sue Spencer ...