News for Friday, May 20, 2005


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Police reports


People Briefs

Cruise smitten with Holmes

Nation Briefs

Six Flags reserves right to restrict sex offenders

Ask Amy: Fishing for recognition a tough sell

DEAR AMY: I work in a very small office. All of the guys are very nice and appreciate the work I do for them.

In brief


Sports calendar


Youth roundup: 14U Comets take regional title

The South Gwinnett Comets 14U travel team defeated Powder Springs 6-2 to win the AAU Super Regional baseball tournament in Knoxville.

World Briefs

Uzbek government troops reclaim eastern town


A story in Wednesday's Gwinnett Daily Post stated that a sting at Knights Inn in Norcross netted 25 arrests. Motel owner Mahesh Nichani contends not all of the 25 arrested were tenants. Gwinnett County Police Department spokesman Cpl. Darren Maloney states the majority of the arrests were made on hotel property.

Weekend offers feast of festivals

LAWRENCEVILLE - Don't wait until Memorial Day to head to an outdoor event - there's a whole host of festivities going on this weekend.

Letters to the Editor

Hotel owner working to improve conditions

On deck

Gwinnett Preps

Newsweek, CBS scandals stem from arrogance

Bill O'Reilly

Extremists, not media, to blame for rioting

Kathleen Parker

On the calendar


Ray Lee

Mr. Ray William Lee, age 56 of Snellville, GA passed away Tuesday, May 17, 2005. He was born in Carrollton, GA, the son of Mathy Lee and Frances Denney Lee ...

Ernestine Ferguson

Ernestine Ferguson of Lawrenceville, born April 16, 1945 wife of 39 years of Pastor Lloyd Ferguson of Cross Roads Baptist Church, Lawrenceville died Thursday, May 19, 2005. Other survivors: Children ...

Alice Atha

Alice Wages Atha, age 64 of Auburn, GA passed away May 18, 2005. She is survived by: Husband: Freddie Atha; Sons & Daughters-in-Law: Danny & Sherry Wilkerson, Dacula ...

James Hudson

James Charles Hudson, age 50 of Lawrenceville, died Wednesday, May 18, 2005. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, GA 30045 770-962-3100.

Tim Reed

Mr. Tim N. Reed, age 44, of Dacula, GA passed away on May 17, 2005. He was preceded in death by his parents: Clyde and Loyce Davis Reed, and brother ...

Robert Fallowfield

Robert R. Fallowfield, age 62 of Snellville died Wednesday, May 18, 2005. Graveside Services will be held 11:00 AM, Monday, May 23, 2005 at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens, Greenwood, Indiana ...

Troy Elliott, Sr.

Mr. Troy Eugene Elliot, Sr., age 38 of Hoschton, passed away Thursday, May 19, 2005. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson. 706-367-5467