News for Saturday, April 23, 2005


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Police Reports

Man accused of possessing child pornography

People Briefs

Aidan Quinn pleads guilty to drunken driving

What others are saying

Border policy must keep some flexibility

World Briefs

24 suspected al-Qaida members on trial in Spain

Nation Briefs

Man suspected in deaths of 3 elderly women

Prep Roundup: Providence girls defeat Wesleyan to claim first Area 8-AA/A soccer crown

LILBURN - The Providence girls soccer team captured its first Area 8-AA/A championship with a 2-0 shutout over Wesleyan on Friday night.

Sports Calendar


Bolton needs closer review

Democrats on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee are justified in pushing for a delay in voting on the president's nominee as ambassador to the United Nations. There are too many unanswered questions about John Bolton.

Welcome to the South

Rest easy, y'all. The government is hard at work, spending your tax dollars wisely. Now I know that last week when you paid those taxes you were like me. You were concerned that your hard-earned dollars would be wasted. Not to worry. The government is on the ball.

Sylvia Hopper

Mrs. Sylvia Barber Hopper, age 62 of Lilburn, GA died April 21, 2005. She is survived by her husband: Ray Hopper; daughter and son-in-law: Lee Hopper and Marty ...

Julia Adams

Mrs. Julia R. Adams, age 84 of Winder, Ga. passed away on Friday April 22, 2005. Funeral arrangements will be announced later by Carter Funeral Home of Winder, GA. 770-867-1361 ...

Mildred Nelson

Mrs. Mildred L. Nelson, age 85, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away Thursday, April 21, 2005, in Emory Eastside Hospital, in Snellville, following an illness. She was preceded in death by ...

Shane Smith

Shane Curtis Smith, age 23, of Braselton, GA, passed away on April 22, 2005 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. He is survived by his: Parents: Leonard and Jan ...

Warren Peck

Warren D. Peck, age 50 of Bethlehem, died April 21, 2005. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel 1031 Lawrenceville Highway Lawrenceville, GA 30045. 770-277-4550

Laura Jones

Laura Josephine Jones, age 64 of Auburn, died April 21, 2005. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home of Winder. 770-867-4553

Atta Lee Hudson

Atta Lee Hudson, age 95 of Grayson, died Friday, April 22, 2005. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 2246 Wisteria Drive, Snellville, Georgia 30078. 770-979-5010

Keith Williamson

Keith Williamson, age 46 of Lawrenceville died Friday, April 22, 2005. Graveside Services will be held 4:00 PM, Saturday, April 23, 2005 at Gwinnett Memorial Park, Lawrenceville. Rev. Jim Moore ...

George Davis

George Melvin Davis, age 65 of Lawrenceville, died April 21, 2005. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel 1031 Lawrenceville Highway Lawrenceville, GA 30045. 770-277-4550

Winnie Leavell

Winnie Leavell, 89, of Lilburn, died Thursday April 21, 2005. Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Homes & Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel (770)564-2726.