News for Friday, August 12, 2005

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Mother charged with child cruelty

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Not everyone is equipped for success

Class warfare and victimology have been around a long time, and no one is better at using these political techniques than Sen. Edward Kennedy of Massachusetts. The senator leads the league in "tax cuts for rich" references and is now taking to the streets because Treasury Secretary John Snow admits that the American economy does not benefit less-educated Americans as much as those with a solid education.

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Coroner charged with meth possession

Prep roundup: GAC routs Mary Persons 17-0

NORCROSS - Greater Atlanta Christian rebounded from Wednesday's 1-0 loss to Northgate by pounding Mary Persons 17-0 Thursday night in the South Gwinnett Diamond Classic at GAC.

World Briefs

Britain detains Palestinian cleric

Getting to Know … Tom Beuglas

Tom Beuglas, a 34-year-old father of two, has been a Parkview wrestling coach for 13 years. He is preparing to enter his fifth season as co-head coach of the Panthers with Dennis Stromie.

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People Briefs

Courtney Love to appear in court on probation charge

Nation Briefs

Truck carrying explosives blows up on Utah highway

Wanted: A fair mind

Recent news that Supreme Court nominee John Roberts once worked with gay activists on a landmark anti-discrimination case has all sides scurrying, with amusing results.

Ramon Rousseau

Mr. Ramon L. (Ray) Rousseau, age 56, of Hoschton, Georgia and formerly of Buford, GA passed away on Tuesday, August 9, 2005. He is survived by his: Wife of 21 ...

Jessie Parker

Jessie Mac Parker, age 92 of Dacula, died Thursday, August 11, 2005. Funeral services will be announced later by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia, 770-962-3100.

M. Dean Cooper

Mr. M. Dean Cooper, age 61 of Alpharetta passed away Wednesday, August 10, 2005 after a courageous battle with cancer. “He didn't miss much!” Survivors include: Daughter and ...

Allen Bentley

Allen Bentley, age 78, of Monroe, passed away August 10, 2005. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home of Winder, GA, 770-867-4553.

Thomas Manning

Mr. Thomas Richard “Cotton” Manning, 70, of Cave Spring died Wednesday morning in a Rome hospital. A native of Dekalb County, he was born July 6, 1935, son ...

Edith M. Williams

Edith M. Williams, 88, of Auburn, GA, died August 10, 2005. She was predeceased by her husband of over 65 years, James L. Williams. She is survived by her daughter ...

Chennan Wang

Chennan Wang, age 79, of Duluth, GA, died Thursday morning, August 11, 2005. Arrangements are pending with The Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel, 770-564-2726.

Charles Warren

Sfc. Charles Houghton Warren, age 36 of Duluth, died August 3, 2005. A Funeral Mass will be said 10:30 AM Saturday August 13, 2005 at St. Benedict's Catholic Church with ...

Sadie Dupree

Sadie Veasey Dupree of Stone Mountain, GA, passed away on Wednesday, August 10, 2005 at Dekalb Medical Center. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., 3705 Highway 78 West ...

Louise Paden

Louise Paden, age 81 of Oxford, died Thursday, August 11, 2005. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM, Saturday, August 13, 2005 in the Loganville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral ...