News for Tuesday, July 26, 2005

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Man robbed while trying to help driver

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Workers at Ohio machine shop win Mega Millions

Cline: The rewards of retirement

He's still making lists, but now they include tuning up the car, not the quarterback. And he's still worried about keeping the grass green, but now it's his own lawn instead of the practice field.

DFCS collects book bags, supplies for foster children

LAWRENCEVILLE - While most kids see the first day at school as an opportunity to show off new clothes, book bags and other apparel, some children fear their first day because they lack some of the most necessary school materials.

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Fonda planning tour to call for end to war in Iraq

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London police name two suspects

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Judge John Roberts deserves better

Government: A bottomless pit of spending

The Bush Administration is rejoicing in what it says is a dramatic drop in the federal deficit, from $412 billion in 2004 to $333 billion in the current fiscal year. The reason, said the administration, is a larger than expected jump in tax revenue.

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Aug. 6 march to focus on voting rights

Daisy Barnett

Daisy (Mama Daisy) Barnett, age 100, of Norcross passed away July 22, 2005. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, Norcross, 770-448-5757.

Pete Martin

Mr. William E. “Pete” Martin, age 84, of Snellville, passed away on Sunday, July 24, 2005 and has gone home to be with our Lord. Mr. Martin was ...

Carolyn Cain

Carolyn Cain, age 78 of Jefferson, GA, formerly of Lawrenceville, GA passed away July 25, 2005. She is survived by: Sons & Daughters-in-Law: Kent & Ann Cain, Commerce ...

Mona Case

Mrs. Mona L. Case, age 93 of Gainesville, GA and formerly of Kinsport, TN passed away July 24, 2005. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by Flanigan Funeral Home ...

Bobby Mitchell

Mr. Bobby N. Mitchell, age 75, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on July 24, 2005. Surviving are: Wife of 53 years: Mrs. Margaret S. Mitchell, Flowery Branch, GA; Daughters ...

Donald Holman

Donald G. Holman, age 52 of Lawrenceville, passed away Saturday, July 23, 2005. He is survived by: Wife: Peggy A. Holman of Lawrenceville; Daughter: Misty Holman of Lawrenceville; Aunts and ...

Thomas Davis

Mr. Thomas “Tom” Davis, age 79, of Buford, Georgia passed away on Saturday, July 23, 2005. He is preceded in death by his son, Mr. Thomas H. Davis ...

Mary Mitchell

Mary Maxine Mitchell, age 72, of Bold Springs, passed away July 23, 2005. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home of Winder, 770-867-4553.

Ruby Earwood

Ruby Jo Earwood, age 79, of Atlanta died Monday, July 25, 2005. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045, 770-962-3100.

Newton Oliver

Newton Cicero (Junior) Oliver, age 67 of Duluth died July 24, 2005. Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Homes & Crematory, Duluth Chapel, 770-476-2535.

Allen Shugart

Allen Palmer Shugart, age 3 of Suwanee, died July 23, 2005. Funeral services will be held 10:00 AM Tuesday, July 26, 2005 at Bill Head Funeral Home Duluth Chapel, with ...

Gary Goodner

Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Gary Goodner, age 71 of Jefferson, Georgia who died Sunday, July 24, 2005. Funeral services will be announced by Evans ...

Ellis Mcgeorge

Ellis Gene McGeorge, Sr., age 68 of Loganville died Sunday, July 24, 2005. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 670 Tom Brewer Road, Loganville, Georgia 30052, 770-466-1544.