Grayson No. 1 singles tennis players Grant Garner and Alex Haney were voted as the Region 8-AAAAA Players of the Year by the region's coaches, who selected their All-Region 8-AAAAA tennis teams. The Boys Doubles Team of the Year was Brookwood's Chris Dreher and Pearce Mathews and the Girls Doubles Team of the Year was Paige Ivey and Maddy Brown of Brookwood.
BRUNSWICK - Chris Van Leer made sure the Parkview boys reached the Class AAAAA state quarterfinals by scoring the game-winning goal in overtime Wednesday. Friday night he made certain the Panthers will play on into the Final Four.
Man killed in single-car wreck
Weather hampers evacuation of Everest climbers
LILBURN - The Providence Stars girls avenged their only loss of the year by beating the Pace Academy Knights 4-2 in the quarterfinals of the class AA/A state playoffs on Friday.
Forest fire destroys homes, knocks out power in Wisconsin
In case you missed it, in between buying flowers to honor your secretary last week and your mother tomorrow, this was Teacher Appreciation Week. I'm a teacher, and I suppose I felt appreciated. I got a piece of cake after school one day and a donut one morning. On Friday, I got a free deli sandwich for lunch.
'Making the Band 3' will return for second season
It took the brutal sexual assault and murder of a 9-year-old girl to force the state of Florida to pass a law to protect children. Just days after Jessica Lunsford was found murdered, buried alive, the state Legislature passed a law mandating a penalty of 25 years to life for any person convicted of molesting a child under 12 years of age. And if the molester ever did get out of prison, he or she would have to wear an electronic monitor for life.
Lesson from bride's tale: All our choices have consequences
NORCROSS - Norcross ended its Region 7-AAAAA schedule on Friday night with an 11-6 win over Collins Hill. The win gives Norcross the second-seed in the region while Collins Hill finishes as the fourth seed.
NORCROSS - Win or lose, Wesleyan's game at home against Holy Innocents' on Friday night was its last home game of the season.
Mr. George F. Whitaker, age 88, of Lawrenceville, Georgia passed away on Thursday, May 5, 2005. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by: Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of ...
Bobby Evans, age 59 of Winder, died May 4, 2005. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home of Winder. 770-867-4553
Todd Joyner, age 31 of Snellville died Thursday, May 5, 2005. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 2246 Wisteria Drive, Snellville, Georgia 30078. 770-979-5010
Mary Louise Joy, age 72 of Buford, died Thursday, May 5, 2005. She is survived by: Husband: Milbourne L. Joye, Sr., Buford; Son: Milbourne L. Joye, Jr., North Carolina; Daughters ...
Mrs. Rose Marie Williamson LefChuck of High Point, died May 5, 2005 at Westchester Manor. She was born on October 23, 1920 in Smithfield, N.C., a daughter of Lawrence Williamson ...
Wayne C. Hall, age 44 of Duluth, GA (formerly of Loganville) passed away Thursday, May 5, 2005. He is survived by: Wife: Teresa Hall; Daughter: Laura Hall; Mother & Step ...