News for Tuesday, June 28, 2005


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Let's move on

Democrats, after taking it on the chin over Sen. Dick Durbin's remarks comparing U.S. interrogation tactics at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to those used by Hitler, Stalin and Pol Pot, are trying to change the subject by jumping all over White House deputy chief of staff Karl Rove.

Business in a mess over Yellow Pages listing

LAWRENCEVILLE - For one local business owner, being listed in Verizon's Gwinnett Yellow Pages has been a messy situation.

Four Yellow Jackets wait for names to be called

ATLANTA - The workouts are finished. Now the waiting begins.

Hold education to higher ideals

While increased lottery revenue is great news for Georgia's HOPE scholarship and pre-k programs, the continuing success of the state lottery might be causing unintended consequences for higher education.

People Briefs

Bobby Brown reality show set to premiere

Local women shine in state pageants

LAWRENCEVILLE - Local pageant winner Monica Pang, Miss Lake Lanier, took home a crown Saturday night at the Miss Georgia Pageant in Columbus.

Letters to the Editor

Rove just trying to change the subject

Police Reports


World Briefs

U.S. helicopter crashes north of Baghdad, kills two

Court's opinion

Excerpts from two Supreme Court rulings on Monday on the constitutionality of Ten Commandments displays on government property.

Nation Briefs

Boy critically injured in second Fla. shark attack in three days

Building the love of the game

The NBA Draft is tonight, and like all drafts the TV commentators will talk about the players' potential over highlights of what those players did at their previous level, be it college, high school or a European pro league.

Beth Williams

Mrs. Beth Williams, age 42, of Loganville died Sunday June 26, 2005. Funeral services will be held at 3PM Wednesday June 29, 2005 in the Loganville Chapel of Tim Stewart ...

Pamela Hitt Pearman

Mrs. Pamela Hitt Pearman, age 50, of Lilburn, GA passed away on June 25, 2005. Surviving are her Husband of 15 years: Rod Pearman, Lilburn, GA; Daughters: Kimberly Davis, Baltimore ...

Katherine Hickey

Mrs. Katherine Loeber Hickey, age 57, of Dacula, Georgia passed away on Sunday, June 26, 2005. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford ...

Olivia Miller

Mrs. Olivia Humphrey Miller, age 85, of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, June 26, 2005. She was preceded in death by her husband, Mr. Preston M. Miller and son ...

Richard Bowles

J. Richard “Booger” Bowles, age 34, of Dacula, GA passed away June 25,2005. He is survived by: Parents: Jerry & Birdie Bowles, Dacula; Brother: Jason Bowles, Dacula; Sisters ...

Lloyd Burchett

Mr. Lloyd “Whitey” Burchett, age 79, of Statham, GA passed away on June 25, 2005. Arrangement by Smith Funeral Home, P.O. Box 561, Winder, GA 30680, 770-867-4553.

Jim Smith

Jim Smith, 45, of Lilburn, GA, died Sunday June 26, 2005. Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Home and Crematory Lilburn/Tucker Chapel, 770-564-2726.

Arthur Gross

Arthur “Leo” Dixon Gross, age 81, of Snellville, GA, formerly of Jonesboro, GA, died Sunday, June 26, 2005. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 2246 Wisteria Drive, Snellville ...

Thomas Staton

Mr. Thomas JD Staton, age 71, of Suwanee, GA passed away on June 26, 2005. Surviving are: Wife of 52 years: Mrs. Virginia Jean Mundy Staton, Suwanee, GA; Daughters and ...