News for Thursday, July 28, 2005


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People Briefs

Martha Stewart's Omnimedia signs with Discovery

Letters to the Editor

Saving Social Security

Today's issues analyzed (with computer help)

What you are reading today is courtesy of a new wireless laptop computer equipped with everything but a flush toilet. It has more rams than a Scottish sheepherder, and so many bells and whistles that the computer salesman nearly slobbered himself to death describing them.

Sports calendar


In brief


Column: A guy who just loves the game

For now, Jason Elkins doesn't even have a car.

World Briefs

Britain arrests man believed to be a bomber

Snellville seat to be decided in Nov. vote

Maybe four members of the Snellville City Council can get along better than five - at least if the big issues stay off the table.

Nation Briefs

NASA says chipped tile does not appear to call for worry

Fonda's second coming

We've all seen them: aging athletes, beyond their prime, trying to squeeze out one more fight or one more season, but failing to bring back their glory days.

Kathy Mohr

Mary Kathleen Mohr (Kathy) of Dacula, GA went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on July 26, 2005 after a long battle with Breast Cancer. Born in ...

Charlotte Pattillo

Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Mrs. Charlotte Ann Cannon Pattillo, 74, of 40 Tyler B Lane in Jefferson who died on Tuesday at NE GA Medical Center in Gainesville ...

Imo Grimes

Mrs. Imo Jean Grimes, age 75, of Salem, KY died Monday, July 25, 2005. Arrangements by Boyd Funeral Directors, Salem, Kentucky, 270-988-3131.

David Wood

Mr. David Wood, age 54, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, July 26, 2005. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford ...

Jimmie Riley

Jimmie Mae Riley, age 74 of Lawrenceville, died Friday, July 22, 2005. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-962-3100.

Donna Pickering

Donna Pickering, age 49, of Snellville died Wednesday, July 27, 2005. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 670 Tom Brewer Road, Loganville, Georgia 30052, 770-466-1544.

Jimmy Ray Ezell

Jimmy Ray Ezell, age 59 of LaFayette died peaceful Tuesday, July 26, 2005 at Hutcheson Medical Center. He had suffered for several years with a heart disease. He was preceded ...

Broadus Cash

Mr. Broadus William “B.W.” Cash, age 92, of Hoschton, passed away on Tuesday, July 26, 2005 after an extended illness. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home, 1350 Winder Highway ...