News for Saturday, July 9, 2005


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Four sentenced on drug, money laundering charges

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Trash can fire damages home

BUFORD - A cigarette tossed into a trash can caused a house fire Friday afternoon at 6002 Lanier Heights Circle.

Dennis looms as rains dry

LAWRENCEVILLE - After Tropical Storm Cindy brought rains to the Gwinnett area that rivaled those of Hurricane Ivan last year, metro Atlanta residents must wait to see what Hurricane Dennis will bring their way.

Duluth honors municipal judge

DULUTH - The city of Duluth recently recognized Municipal Judge Margaret Gettle Washburn for her 20 years of service to the city. But Washburn said getting that position some 20 years ago proved challenging and more than a little controversial.


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In brief

Would-be thief has second thoughts

One person injured in duplex fire

LAWRENCEVILLE - A fire left one person injured and several displaced after it ripped through a Duluth duplex early Friday morning.

World Briefs

Philippine leader resists calls for her to resign

People Briefs

Holmes trying on wedding gowns

Nation Briefs

Thousands flee as hurricane heads for Florida Keys

Harold Shelnutt

Harold E. “Red” Shelnutt, age 81 of Lilburn died Friday, July 8, 2005. Preceded in death by his Wife of 49 years, Louise Shelnutt and Brother, John Shelnutt ...

Cathy Chauncey

Mrs. Cathy Chauncey, age 54 of Buford, GA passed away July 8, 2005. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford, GA, 770-932-1133 ...

Patsy Hall

Mrs. Patsy Bowen Hall, age 59, of Lawrenceville passed away on July 6, 2005. She is survived by her husband of 38 years, Mell R. Hall; Beloved Sons: Matt Hall ...

Orville Smith

Orville K. (O.K.) Smith, age 87 of Sugar Hill, GA died July 7, 2005. He was preceded in death by his wife, Marian Smith and is survived by his wife ...

Linda Jackson

Linda “Diane” Jackson, age 59, of Macon, formerly of Duluth, passed away July 7, 2005. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, P.O. Box 225, Norcross, GA ...