News for Tuesday, April 5, 2005


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Palestinians need to unite to move on

Daily Star,

Sports Calendar


Good guy bad news for other pros

DULUTH - Throw good guy in with all the other attributes associated with Phil Mickelson's golf game. When others left this year's weather-beaten BellSouth Classic to head down the road to Augusta he stayed, knowing good and well it would delay him getting to the Masters.

South routs North at UGA's Foley Field

ATHENS - South Gwinnett did something on Monday at Foley Field that the Georgia Bulldogs have only done once at their home field this season: Score 14 runs.

People Briefs

Former member of 98 Degrees wants to be mayor

Freedom must have equality

Laura Bush's brief visit to Afghanistan last week highlighted the progress women's rights have made in just a few years, but also showed how much more work remains.

Schiavo cartoon strikes a nerve

When turning to your newspaper's Perspectives page, I expect mostly hard right-wing rhetoric, completely free of any progressive voices (save for the occasional letter-writer), as is your First Amendment right. You rarely disappoint.

Hall, Kelly-Taylor win at Meet of Champions

Meadowcreek's Brittany Hall and Greater Atlanta Christian's Stasia Kelly-Taylor both posted wins this past weekend at the Mobile (Ala.) Meet of Champions, leading a strong showing by county athletes.

Police reports

Woman wakes to home intruder

Prep roundup: Buford baseball wins 19-10 shootout vs. Dawson Co.

DAWSONVILLE - Jarrod Thomas was 4-for-4 with a home run and two RBIs to lead the Buford Wolves to a 19-10 win over host Dawson County on Monday.

World Briefs

Royal wedding postponed for pope's funeral

Tereshinski returns to UGA practice

ATHENS - Backup quarterback Joe Tereshinski returned to practice Monday, and that means he can quit beating himself up over a dumb mistake.

Sports Briefs


Nation Briefs

Los Angeles Times, Wall Street Journal win four Pulitzers

John Paul II lifted a country and the church

Cal Thomas

Wesleyan's Hutts throws one-hitter over GAC

NORCROSS - Mother Nature finally warmed Gwinnett County with some spring-like weather, while Wesleyan starter Michael Hutts scorched Greater Atlanta Christian batters on Tuesday afternoon.

Gwinnett prep schedule


Mary Ann Johnson

Mary Ann Johnson, age 72 of Buford, died April 3, 2005 following a short illness. A Funeral Service will be held at 8 P.M. Tuesday, April 5, 2005 at Tapp ...

Lena Myers

Lena Belle Myers, age 91, of Loganville, died Saturday, April 2, 2005. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home 670 Tom Brewer Road Loganville, Georgia 30052. 770-466-1544

Claude Pruitt

Claude Terrell Pruitt, age 23 of Buford, died Friday, April 1, 2005. Born in Gwinnett County, he was the son of the late Clyde and Judy Holbrooks Pruitt. Mr. Pruitt ...

Gwen Rolfe

Mrs. Gwen Rolfe, age 75, of College Park, Georgia died April 3, 2005. Arrangements by Carter Funeral Home of Winder. 770-867-1361

Richard Perles

Richard Perles, age 64 of Atlanta, died April 1, 2005. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel 1031 Lawrenceville Highway Lawrenceville, GA 30045. 770-277-4550

Carolyn Fowler

Carolyn C. Fowler, age 86, of Lilburn, died Saturday, April 2, 2005. Graveside Services will be held 3 PM Tuesday, April 5, 2005 at Alcovy Baptist Church Cemetery, Lawrenceville. Mrs ...

Andrew Cash

Andrew Cash, age 19, of Snellville died Saturday, April 2, 2005. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home 2246 Wisteria Drive Snellville, Georgia 30078. 770-979-5010

Mildred Holcombe

Miss Mildred (Doodle) Holcombe of Stone Mountain went home to be with her Lord, Sunday morning April 3, 2005. Our precious “Angel Aunt” leaves behind a host of ...

Lucille Russell

Lucille Mitchell Russell, age 88 of Tucker died Sunday, April 3, 2005. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045. 770-962-3100

Alexe Block

Mrs. Alexe Mendel Block, age 60 of Snellville, GA died April 3, 2005. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200.