News for Thursday, March 24, 2005

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Beryle Goehringer

Mrs. Beryle Savage Goehringer, age 83, of Buford, GA passed away on Wednesday, March 23, 2005. She is survived by her: HUSBAND of 65 years: Mr. Morris Goehringer, Buford, GA ...

Ben Bridges

Mr. Ben Bridges, age 43, of Douglasville, GA passed away on March 23, 2005. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Autie and Flossie Brooks and Tanner and Johnnie ...

Martha Wall

Martha Harper Wall, age 89 of Winder, GA died March 23, 2005. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home of Winder. 770-867-4553

K. Wayne Freeman

Mr. K. Wayne Freeman, age 72 of Snellville, GA died Wednesday, March 23, 2005, after an extended illness. Born in Tate County, Mississippi, Wayne was a graduate of Mississippi State ...

Nomie L. Etheridge

Nomie Lee Etheridge, age 96 of Auburn died Thursday, March 24, 2005. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 PM, Saturday, March 26, 2005 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart ...

Burton Beyatt

Mr. Burton Thomas Beyatt, age 66 of Auburn, GA died March 21, 2005. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home of Winder. 770-867-4553

Robert Moulder

Robert William Moulder, age 81, of Danielsville, formerly of Cumming, Ga, died Wednesday, March 23, 2005. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, Lawrenceville. (770)277-4550.

Virginia Green

Virginia Dail Green, 57 of Timpson TX passed away March 8, 2005. Services were held March 11, 2005 at Tennessee Presbyterian Church in Timpson TX. Rev. Larry Wynn and Bro ...

Howell Kittle

Mr. Howell Kittle, age 69 of Winder, died March 23, 2005. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home of Winder. 770-867-4553

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Report: Social Security will go broke sooner than expected

WASHINGTON - Social Security will begin paying out more in benefits than it receives in taxes in 2017, twelve years from now and a year earlier than previously estimated, trustees said Wednesday in a forecast adding fuel to the debate over changes President Bush wants.

People Briefs

Nugent lawsuit begins in Mich.

Medical condition ends Jackson's career

ATHENS - Georgia defensive end Marcus Jackson, who missed the 2004 season after he suffered a blood clot in his brain, will not resume his career.

Letters to the Editor

Rather not only wrong but also a liar

Corrections

The Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners approved a development off Rabbit Hill Road with single-family homes at its Tuesday board meeting. Original plans for the development had called for townhomes. A headline on page 1A in Wednesday's Post was incorrect.

Police reports

Snellville man charged with assault

World Briefs

Rumsfeld criticizes Venezuela's efforts to purchase rifles

Department heads' vacation capped

Pay raise vote expected soon

No team in Washington spends more than Congress

Cal Thomas

Congress gets columnists in steroid query

Dick Yarbrough

Nation Briefs

Court rejects bid to have feeding tube reinserted

Gwinnett gets HUD grants

LAWRENCEVILLE - Gwinnett County will receive $6.4 million in U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development grant money to fund programs that assist low-income and minority families with down payments, develop urban communities and expand affordable housing.

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Health reports

Arby's/Mrs. Winners 1945 Indian Trail Road, Norcross 91 93 3/17/05

Borders gives football a go

Will Hammock

Prep Roundup: Duluth's Brock knocks in five runs in 12-1 win

SUWANEE - Matt Dugan pitched all seven innings and Patrick Brock led the Duluth offense with five RBIs as the Wildcats defeated Peachtree Ridge 12-1 on Wednesday.