News for Thursday, August 25, 2005


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Homestead exemption filing dates change

LAWRENCEVILLE - After a recent law changed the filing period for homestead exemption applications, county officials are already accepting applications for 2006.

World Briefs

Europeans shovel mud from homes; Swiss evacuate

Sports briefs

GAC's Carroll commits to play hoops at Berry

People Briefs

Paper apologizes to Timberlake for cheating rumors

Prep Roundup: North routs Brookwood 10-0

SUWANEE - North Gwinnett spoiled Brookwood's season opener, beating the visiting Broncos 10-0 in five innings Wednesday in the Hawk/Bulldog Softball Invitational.

Park selected for improvement grant

Morris News Service

Nation Briefs

Suspect arrested in shooting at Ariz. Wal-Mart

Sports Calendar


Hondurans own little but good attitude

My mission trip to Honduras was beyond anything I could have imagined. I highly recommend it if for nothing else than to give you some perspective on how good you have it.

The right fit with Pitt, Witt

One filled a highlight reel with big plays. The other quietly did his job and led his team to victory.

Police Briefs


Can't cut and run

How would anti-war crowd defend our country?

Letters to the Editor

City needs to change zoning regulations

Marian Prince

Marian Eley Prince, 75, of Loganville, GA, formerly of Siloam, died Monday, August 22, 2005 at Abbey Hospice in Social Circle. Born February 16, 1930 in Greene County, she was ...

Carolyn Perry

Carolyn Sue “Schatzel” Perry, age 41 of Loganville died Tuesday, August 23, 2005 at Emory Eastside Hospital. Memorial Services will be held 7:00 PM, Thursday, August 25, 2005 ...

Frank Bozeman

Rev. Frank M. Bozeman, age 86, of Duluth, GA died Tuesday August 23, 2005. Funeral Services will be held 2 PM Thursday August 25, 2005 at Bill Head Funeral Home ...

Eddie Lasseter

Eddie Lasseter, age 46 of Buford, formerly of Lilburn, died August 23, 2005. He coached for Mountain Park football and Lilburn Patriots football, baseball, softball and basketball teams. He is ...

Lester Walls

Mr. Lester L. “Buck” Walls, age 95, of Winder, Georgia died August 23, 2005. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Carter Funeral Home of Winder, 770-867-1361.

Helen Tyminski

Mrs. Helen Tyminski, age 85, of Sugar Hill, GA, passed away Tuesday, August 23, 2005. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home ...

Gary Henrichs

A memorial service for Gary Henrichs, age 32 of Duluth, will be held on Saturday, August 27, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. from the chapel of Wages & Sons Funeral Home ...

Simion Motz

Simion Motz, age 79 of Norcross, Georgia died Sunday, August 21, 2005 after a brief illness. Arrangements by Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel, 770-945-6924,