News for Tuesday, August 16, 2005

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Nation Briefs

Memo: Roberts supported prayer in public schools

Online course helps with SAT

The Georgia Department of Education has taken a major step toward improving SAT scores by providing online access to a preparation course.

Police reports

Man disrupts church service

People Briefs

Moore discusses relationship in Harper's Bazaar

Iran's nuclear claims hard to believe

Daily Telegraph, London:

World Briefs

Police raid offices of airline after jet crashes in Greece

Letters to the Editor

Sometimes it is cheaper to fly

Berkmar's Tarvin throws perfect game

DULUTH - Catherine Tarvin pitched a perfect game for Berkmar on Monday, leading the Patriots to a season-opening 10-0 win over Northview.

Meet with her again, Mr. Bush

Cal Thomas

In brief

Shanteau wins gold with meet record at World University Games

Column: A true character

Jon Nace knows things won't be the same this Friday night. He'll be in his familiar perch atop the press box at Collins Hill, filming the game for the Eagles, but his buddy Clyde Shepherd won't be there.

Ella Colella

Ella Mae Stanton Colella, age 78, of Athens, GA, passed away August 13, 2005. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home of Winder, GA, 770-867-4553.

Robert Eidson

Robert (Bob) Eidson, age 79, of Dacula, formerly of Doraville, GA died Monday, August 15, 2005. Funeral Services will be held 11 AM Thursday, August 18, 2005 at Bill Head ...

Dwight Taylor

Mr. Dwight Taylor, age 46, of Auburn, GA passed away on August 15, 2005. He was preceded in death by his mother, Evelyn D. Johnson Taylor, and sister, Connie Elaine ...

Thomas Wiggins

Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson, Georgia announces the death of Mr. Thomas Bryan Wiggins, age 58 of Pendergrass, Georgia who died Saturday, August 13, 2005. Funeral services will be announced ...

Mary Lassiter

Mary L. Lassiter, age 88, of Athens passed away August 11, 2005. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home of Winder, 770-867-4553.

Jimmy Boyd

Jimmy Allen Boyd, age 70, of Suwanee, GA, formerly of Jackson, TN, passed away August 13, 2005. He was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church in Kenton, TN, a graduate ...

Chris Morrow

Chris, Morrow, age 16 of Flowery Branch, died Saturday, August 13, 2005. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 A.M. Wednesday, August 17, 2005 at First Baptist Church of Sugar ...

William Adams

Mr. William E. “Bill” Adams, age 86, of Buford, GA passed away Monday, August 15, 2005. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by Flanigan Funeral Home and ...

Larry Lunsford

Larry Ray Lunsford, age 45 of Monroe, formerly of Lawrenceville, died Saturday, August 13, 2005. Memorial Graveside Services will be held 11:00 AM, Wednesday, August 17, 2005 at Pleasant Grove ...

Robert Scott

Mr. Robert E. Scott, age 74, of Lawrenceville, Georgia, passed away August 12, 2005. Service and arrangements will be announced later by Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford, GA ...

Celestial Varner

Celestial Clara Varner, age 74, of Lawrenceville, died August 14, 2005. Arrangements are pending with the Bill Head Funeral Home and Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel, 770-564-2726.

Ashley Brownlee

Ashley Michelle Brownlee, age 20, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Monday, August 15, 2005. She is survived by her: parents: Milton & Vickie Brownlee of Lawrenceville, GA; grandparents: Dewey ...

Guy Storey

Guy F. Storey, Jr., age 77, of Norcross, GA, passed away August 14, 2005. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home of Norcross, 770-448-5757.