News for Tuesday, July 5, 2005

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People Briefs

Edwards' wife writes book

World Briefs

Afghan civilians killed in air strike

Justices abandon standards in confusing rulings

"You shall have no other gods before me."

Nation Briefs

Human remains found in search for missing boy

Roland's new fight

When he left North Gwinnett to become head football coach at Southeastern Louisiana University, Dennis Roland knew there would be many challenges. But he never could have imagined the one he's facing now.

Sports Calendar

Baseball July 11-14: City of Duluth's Bunten Road Park is having its Jack City baseball camp for ages six and up, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m July 11-14. Former pro Keith Whitner will be coaching. T-shirt and lunch provided. Call 770-814-6981 Monday through Friday to register.

Scott hopes to save bases, stop predatory lending

U.S. Rep. David Scott, D-Atlanta, whose 13th Congressional District includes portions of Rockdale and Newton counties, sat down with reporter Dave Williams recently in the lawmaker's Washington office to discuss issues facing Congress. Here are excerpts of that interview:

Man's excuse for sleep: It's only natural

Occasionally, I've been known to offer advice to the groom-in-waiting on how to deal with the bliss of that grand institution known as marriage once he has, at last, become institutionalized.

Letters to the Editor

Smoking ban takes precious freedoms

Jane Lindsay

Jane Adams Lindsay, age 83, of Gainesville, GA, passed away Sunday, July 3, 2005. Arrangements by Wages & Sons, Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-277-4550.

Gregory Jackson

Gregory Dean Jackson, age 45 of Sharpsburg, GA, died Saturday, July 2, 2005. A Memorial Service will be held 7PM Wednesday, July 6, 2005 at Peachtree City Church of God ...

Raymond Grabowski

Mr. Raymond F. Grabowski age 75, of Sugar Hill, Georgia passed away on Sunday, July 3, 2005. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory ...

Roy Stephens

Roy Todd Stephens, age 76, of Decatur, GA, died July 3, 2005. Survivors include: sister and brother-in-law: Carolyn and Bobby Wilson of Madison, MS; brother and sister-in ...

Nora Hanson

Nora Inez Clark Hanson, age 94 of Lawrenceville, died Sunday, July 3, 2005. Funeral Services will be held 1 PM Wednesday, July 6, 2005 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim ...

Colleen Hayes

Mrs. Colleen Marie Bonner Hayes, age 58, of Buford, Georgia passed away on Saturday, July 2, 2005. She is survived by her: Husband of 42 years: Mr. Wesley E. Hayes ...

Michael Murphy

Michael Joseph Murphy,”Mikey” age 19, of Suwanee, GA died July 2, 2005. He is survived by: Parents: Kimm and Jan Murphy; Brother: Phillip Murphy all of Suwanee ...

Margaret Vick

Margaret Schranz Vick, age 89 of Lawrenceville, died Saturday, July 2, 2005. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, P.O. Box 674, Lawrenceville, GA 30045. 770-962-3100.

Baby Amezquita Herrera

Baby Amezquita Herrera, of Norcross, GA, stillborn, passed away July 2, 2005. Arrangements by Wages & Sons, Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-277-4550.

Jerry Adams

Jerry F. Adams, age 68, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away on Saturday, July 2, 2005. Arrangements by Wages & Sons, Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-277-4550.

Janet Harris

Janet Harris, age 63, formerly of Lawrenceville, GA died July 2, 2005. She is survived by: Sister: Joan Harris; Brothers and Sister-in-Law: Mercer Harris, Jr. and Thomas and ...

Nancy Narmore

Mrs. Nancy Narmore age 99, of Buford, Georgia passed away on Saturday, July 2, 2005. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford ...

Andrea Stream

Andrea Christine Stream, age 3, of Buford, GA died Saturday, July 2, 2005 after an extended illness. Arrangements by Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel and Gardens, 770-945-6924, www.hamiltonmillchapel.com.

Carl Richardson

Carl Ray Richardson, Sr., age 74, of Lilburn, GA, passed away Saturday, July 2, 2005. Arrangements by Wages & Sons, Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-277-4550.

Aura Coronado

Aura L. Coronado, age 51 of Lilburn, died Saturday, July 2, 2005. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, GA 30045. 770-962-3100.