News for Tuesday, May 24, 2005


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Letters to the Editor

Stop filibuster and give us a vote

Mobile callers depend on 911

Americans' automatic response to emergencies - calling 911 - is encountering frustrations on both ends of the telephone.

People Briefs

Paltrow new face of Estee Lauder

Paste Sports Headline 6 Here

Gwinnett Preps

Sports calendar


Nation Briefs

N.C. State coliseum catches fire

Snellville adopts conservation subdivision district

SNELLVILLE - In the first City Council meeting held in Snellville since April 25, the mayor and council discussed the creation of a Conservation Subdivision Overlay District.

Police Reports

Ice cream man charged with firing gun

World Briefs

Iran orders reconsideration of candidates

Stem cell debate needs 'home base'

Cal Thomas

New job, new perspective

Todd Cline

Ask Amy: Rise above mom's behavior for dad's benefit

DEAR AMY: I am 40 and the mother of two small children. Since I was young, my mother has always used biting sarcasm to be very critical of my sister and me. If I say something that makes her mad or hurts her feelings, she will go weeks without talking to me. After she is done giving me the silent treatment, she will carry on like nothing has happened.

Bea Shumake

Bea Attaway Shumake, age 78 of Auburn, died Saturday, May 21, 2005. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home of Lawrenceville. 770-962-3100

Lewis Chaffin

Mr. Lewis Carlton Chaffin of Auburn, formerly of Gwinnett and DeKalb County died Saturday, May 21, 2005. He served his country in the National Guard and was a general contractor ...

Julia Pickron

Julia Hornbuckle Pickron, age 90 of Snellville, died Sunday, May 22, 2005. She is survived by sisters: Harriett Sorrels of Dewey Rose, GA; Thelma Castleberry of Avondale Estates, GA; brother ...

Daisy 1906-2005 Roach

Funeral service for Daisy Adams Roach, age 99, of Sugar Hill, GA will be held on Wednesday, May 25, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home ...

Maudell Wofford

Mrs. Maudell Gilleland Wofford, age 89 of Gainesville, Georgia died May 22, 2005. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson. 706-367-5467

Russell Cutler, Jr.

Russell E. Cutler, Jr., 80, of Atlanta passed away Thursday, May 19, 2005. He was a beloved husband, father, stepfather, grandfather of 16, great grandfather of 10, brother and friend ...

Roger Pritchard

Roger Clarence Pritchard, age 75 of Duluth, died May 22, 2005. A Memorial Mass will be said 10:30 AM Thursday May 26, 2005 at St. Benedict's Catholic Church, Duluth with ...

Pamela Jackson

Pamela Jeanette Jackson, age 58 of Braselton died may 21, 2005. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home of Winder. 770-867-4553