News for Tuesday, June 7, 2005


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Letting bugs breed can cause you legal troubles

LAWRENCEVILLE - While having a lot of mosquitoes around one's yard might put families at risk of contracting West Nile Virus, it could also put homeowners in trouble with the law.

Letters to the Editor

Residents need say on new Barrow jail

Police reports

Armed robbery suspect sought

People Briefs

Crowe charged for throwing phone at hotel concierge

Column: Next step for Ikpa

Shawn Ikpa is one of my favorites, one of the best kids I've ever met through this job. So when his graduation announcement came across my desk it brought a smile to my face.

Nation Briefs

Supreme Court: Government can prosecute medical marijuana patients

China: The gathering threat

America's understandable preoccupation with terrorism and Iraq may have obscured the gathering threat of China as a formidable adversary.

All-County Boys and Girls Golf

Girls Golfer of the Year: Louisa Yang, North Gwinnett, Fr.

Gustafson MVP as Tech wins regional

ATLANTA - The Georgia Tech crowd cheered loudly, rising to its feet and demanding a curtain call. Tim Gustafson shyly obliged.

World Briefs

Nepal army says rebel bomb kills 38 on crowded bus

Sports Calendar

BaseballJune 6-9: Providence Christian Academy's baseball camp for rising fifth- through eighth-graders runs from June 6-9. The cost is $90. Held at Providence, the camp is open to students from any school. Call Dana Smith at 770-279-3949 with questions.

Being wealthy is not a crime

The airwaves are often filled with politicians and Democratic Party leaders talking about "the wealthy" as if the financial status of millionaires carries some badge of shame meriting punishment - mainly higher taxation.

Rosetta Newton

Rosetta Anderson Newton, age 85 of Auburn died Monday, June 6, 2005. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 PM, Wednesday, June 8, 2005 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart ...

Judith Chancey

Judith Corinne Chancey, age 55 of Watkinsville, passed away June 5, 2005. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home of Winder 770-867-4553.

Hugh Frady

Hugh Wilson Frady, born on April 19, 1921 in the Big Creek Community, Forsyth County Cumming, GA. died on June 5, 2005 at the Northside Hospital in Cumming, GA. after ...

Sara Hallford

Mrs. Sara “Sadie” Ferguson Hallford, age 75, of Buford, GA and Habersham County, passed away on Saturday, June 4, 2005. She was preceded in death by her parents ...

Beth Nass

Mrs. Beth M. Nass, age 37, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Friday, June 3, 2005 from an automobile accident. She is survived by her: Husband: Mr. Randy Nass ...

Dwight Prince

Dwight “Ike” Prince, age 61 of Lawrenceville, passed away June 5, 2005. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel 770-277-4550.

Norman Herron

Norman A. Herron, Jr., 86, of Loganville, GA, formerly of Norcross, GA, died June 5, 2005. The funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, June 8th, at Crowell ...

Mary Henderson

Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, June 8, 2005, in Union Baptist Church, Buford, GA for Mary Louise Henderson, age 55, of Bona Rd., Buford, GA. The Elder ...