Duke University is said to be the inspiration for "I Am Charlotte Simmons," Tom Wolfe's salacious novel about sexual escapades, hooligan athletes and a fractious faculty at a big university.
LAWRENCEVILLE - Two Norcross men were found guilty on 36 counts of animal neglect Tuesday and will spend about six months in jail after their pit bulls were found to have inadequate food, water, shelter and sanitary living conditions.
NORCROSS - The Norcross City Council voted Monday night to amend the city's noise ordinance to allow "noise-producing" work to take place on Saturdays when necessary.
LAWRENCEVILLE - A group of citizens and business owners in Lawrenceville are trying to get the planning director removed from office and the newly designated overlay district with its qualifying regulations thrown out.
Bullock works at sister's bakery
Astronauts talk to president before repairs
Witcher just misses U.S. Amateur field
LAWRENCEVILLE - The Lawrenceville City Council on Monday voted to accept the planning commission recommendation to deny permits for two single-family dwellings to provide shelter for young boys in state custody.
Fast-food restaurant robbed by gunman
BUFORD - Rest Haven Mayor Kenneth Waycaster has asked Buford to annex the town, and Buford is exploring avenues to accommodate them.
Take Shipp's column with a grain of salt
Leaders, Saudis bid farewell to King Fahd
Mary Ellen Lockey Patrick, age 86, of Bethlehem, GA passed away August 1, 2005. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home of Winder, 770-867-4553.
Irene Wilkerson, age 84 of Suwanee, GA passed away August 2, 2005. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack, and daughter, Linda Ewing. She is survived by: Daughters ...
Henry H. Simon, age 88, of Duluth, GA, passed away on July 19, 2005. Born in Atlanta, GA on January 5, 1917, Mr. Simon was a U.S. Navy veteran in ...
Marion MC Byers, age 81, of Jefferson, formerly of Norcross, passed away August 1, 2005. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, Norcross, 770-448-5757.
Mrs. Vera Speer Wilson, age 89 of Snellville, passed away Tuesday, August 2, 2005. She was born in Gwinnett County and preceded in death by her husband, Preston L. Wilson ...
Elizabeth Marie Wright, infant daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Teharon Joseph and Shari Beth Walker Wright of Martin, passed away on July 31, 2005. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson ...