WINDER - Barrow County School's participation in the Visiting International Faculty program gives more than lip service to its slogan of "World-class education, hometown values."
From staff reports
Perdue Farms will stimulate area growth
There is no need to check the calendar. These are definitely the dog days of summer. Webster's Dictionary defines dog days as, "The period between early July and early September when the hot sultry weather of summer usually occurs in the northern hemisphere; a period of stagnation."
The board of directors of Gray Television Inc. on Tuesday announced a plan to spin off its newspaper publishing division into a new public company named Triple Crown Media.
Weir, U.S. swim team win Duel in the Pool with Aussies
WINDER - City council members voted Tuesday night to grant a zoning variance to Meridian Homes for the Villas of Winder, a seniors-only community in the city.
Brain-dead Va. woman dies day after giving birth
In the H.G Wells novel and subsequent film, "The Invisible Man," the main character takes a dangerous drug and slowly disappears.
Say it isn't so: Lachey, Ripa deny rumors
With just a few weeks of campaigning left, candidates in the House District 106 race will appear in their first forum today.
Baseball Aug: 4: Tryouts for the 9-year-old travel ball team out of Bogan Park (Mill Creek) are at 6 p.m. on Aug. 4. Please call Joe Godfrey at 770-616-4741 for more information.
Fourteen Marines die in Iraq bombing
ATLANTA - A giant panda at Zoo Atlanta, Lun Lun, is not pregnant, zoo officials said Wednesday. Zookeepers said last month that the 7-year-old panda was showing symptoms of a pregnancy, just after a giant panda cub was born at the National Zoo in Washington.
Betty Lou West, age 79, of Lawrenceville, passed away August 3, 2005. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-277-4550.
Daniel Zeber Smith Jr., age 61, of Suwanee, GA died Monday, August 1, 2005. Funeral Services will be held 11 AM Saturday, August 6, 2005 at Bill Head Funeral Home ...
Pauling Matthews Bovard, age 99, of Lilburn, GA, died Tuesday evening, August 2, 2005. Arrangements are pending with the Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel, 770-564-2726.
Lanny Franklin, age 57 of Atlanta, formerly of Lawrenceville died Tuesday, August 2, 2005. Arrangements will be announced later by the Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia ...
Cheryl J. Dugal, age 47 of Suwanee, died July 31, 2005. Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Duluth Chapel, 770-476-2535.
Lois Gertrude Hansen, age 93 of Lawrenceville died Wednesday, August 3, 2005. Tim Stewart Funeral Home and Gwinnett Crematory is in charge of arrangements, 770-962-3100.