News for Friday, June 3, 2005


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Nation Briefs

California teen wins spelling bee

Ask Amy: Bride-to-be fears family ties might bind

DEAR AMY: My boyfriend just asked me to marry him. Neither of us has been married. We are in our 30s.

In brief

State to increase gator hunts

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World Briefs

Train crashes into bus, kills 14

Tubberville fought addition of 12th football game

DESTIN, Fla. - Southeastern Conference football coaches were "adamant" in their opposition to adding a 12th game to the regular season, Auburn coach Tommy Tuberville said.

Police reports

Marathon gas station robbed

Weather dampens June plans

LAWRENCEVILLE - If April showers bring May flowers, then what do May showers bring?

Wieters does it all for Yellow Jackets

ATLANTA - Matt Wieters wanted to play quarterback. At 6-foot-5 and 224 pounds, he has prototypical drop-back passer size and a powerful right arm.

Special-needs school victim of robbery on three occasions

LAWRENCEVILLE - A school for special-needs students in Gwinnett was broken into three times this week and is missing more than $6,000 in equipment, school officials said.

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People Briefs

Denise Richards gives birth to second daughter

Larry Fleeman

Larry Jack Fleeman, age 69, of Lawrenceville, died June 2, 2005. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, Norcross. (770)448-5757

Chad Dwyer

Chad Brandon Dwyer, age 23 of Grayson, GA died June 1, 2005. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Shirley D. Dwyer, John J. Caster, Irene Lagasse Caster and ...

Wilkie Young

Wilkie (Billie) Burkett Young, age 96 passed away Wednesday, June 1, 2005. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home of Winder 770-867-4553.

Gregory Barber

Gregory Charles Barber, age 36, of Grayson, May 25, 1969- May 31, 2005. He is survived by his son, Jayson Robert Barber and wife Jennifer France Barber; parents, Monty and ...

Katherine King

Katherine Boggs King, age 78 of Lawrenceville, GA (formerly of Albany, GA) passed away Wednesday, June 1, 2005 after a lengthy illness. She is survived by: Husband: Mr. Joel Mason ...

Roberta Engard

Mrs. Roberta C. “Bobbie” Engard, age 82 of Cumming, GA died June 1, 2005. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lt. Col. Norman L. Engard (ret ...

Grace Kramer

Grace Dorothy Kramer, age 86, of Bethlehem died Wednesday June 1, 2005. Memorial Mass will be said at 3 PM Friday June 3, 2005 at St. Matthew Catholic Church with ...

Betty Jean Wesenberg

Betty Jean Wesenberg age 57 of Sugar Hill, died May 31, 2005. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Snellville Chapel. (770)979-3200.

Jana Lawson

Jana Mary Lawson, age 45, of Stone Mountain, died June 1, 2005. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, Norcross, GA (770)448-5757.

Jimmy Adkins

Mr. Jimmy Adkins, age 62, of Suwanee, GA passed away Thursday June 2, 2005. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by: Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford, GA ...

Del Mcintyre

Mr. Del McIntyre, age 38, of Braselton, Georgia died June 1, 2005 at his residence. Carter Funeral Home of Winder is in charge of arrangements. (770)867-1361.