AUBURN - The Auburn Police Department is doing its bit to help in the growing energy crisis brought on by Hurricane Katrina. One of the ways it is doing this is by activating bike patrols.
Jennifer Tilly wins second poker tourney
There's no reason for a hurricane to blow you off your college course.
While countless Republican stalwarts are backing Melvin Everson in the House District 106 race, party officials are trying to remain neutral.
COLUMBUS, Ga. (AP) - A Muscogee County Superior Court jury have found a man and a woman not guilty of the 2002 murder of a 72-year-old Columbus man.
LOGANVILLE - In the fourth and final class of the inaugural Loganville 101 education series, students got the chance to walk in the shoes of a city's planning commission. Doesn't sound very exciting? Don't bet on it.
A 2-by-3-foot painting of the rooftops of New Orleans hangs on the wall behind my computer. I bought the watercolor print while I was covering the Republican National Convention in the Big Easy in August 1988. Until this week, I adored the yellowing cityscape. It evoked exciting memories of good times, delicious food, raucous jazz and, of course, important breaking news.
3 suspects released in case of missing teen in Aruba
Each week the Gwinnett Daily Post profiles the business men and women who help drive the success of local companies and small businesses alike. Interested in a profile? Call Doug Sams, business reporter, at 770 963-9205, ext. 1321, or e-mail him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
LAWRENCEVILLE - Rampant rumors that congressional Republicans are itching to repeal the Voting Rights Act were largely responsible for the thousands of marchers who traveled to Atlanta last month to celebrate the landmark law's 40th anniversary.
Cruise ships to shelter victims
While Georgia and Gwinnett were hit hard by the technology downturn from a few years ago, the future is very promising for Gwinnett's high-tech industry.
ATLANTA (AP) - Two soldiers from Griffin, Ga. - part of the Georgia Army National Guard's 48th Brigade - were killed when their Humvee hit a roadside bomb, Army officials said Friday.
DACULA - City Councilman Hubert Wells resigned his post Thursday, stating his intention to run for the mayor's seat in November's election.
School, community was disrespected
Brothers Rob, 14, and Michael, 16, (not their real names) have seen a lot in their lives. When Michael was 7 their dad got fed up with the instability and drug use of their mom and left home to start a new life.
Where: Ga. Highway 316 and Sugarloaf Parkway at Gwinnett Technical College
BUFORD - Marcia Reese used to love to ski on Lake Lanier with her husband and son. She even dreamed of trading in her Grayson house for the scenic, peaceful view of a lakefront home. Reese doesn't ski anymore, but she's getting her waterside home - only 1 1/2 hours away on Lake Hartwell, which straddles the Georgia/South Carolina state line along Interstate 85. The Reeses are escaping the traffic on Lake Lanier that many say is becoming increasingly dangerous.
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AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - George A. Sancken Jr., a two-term Augusta mayor and city councilman, has died. He was 86.
Since July 2002, Rob Watts has been the go-to guy for Gwinnett University Center as the interim director. He was only supposed to fill in until they found a new director, but instead, Watts helped shape a new direction for the university center - turning into a four-year college.
Bogan Road from Harmony Elementary School to Hamilton Mill Road will require intermittent lane closures from
SAT scores are evidence of working program
Gwinnett relived a bad memory from the 1970s this past week.
Jeanette Hall Griffeth, age 84 of Loganville, GA passed away September 2, 2005. Graveside service will be held Tuesday, September 6, 2005 at 11:00 A.M. at East Shadowlawn Cemetery with ...
Darrell James Freeman, age 49 of Lawrenceville died on August 30, 2005. He is survived by his father, P. Gordon Freeman; sister, Barbara Freeman-Bullock & brother in law, James ...
Mrs. Jewell Big Mama Wood, age 95, of Auburn, Georgia died September 3, 2005. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Carter Funeral Home of Winder, 770-867-1361.
Peggy Juanita Curry Hutton, age 81, of Snellville, Georgia, went to be with her Lord, Jesus Christ, on September 3, 2005. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Snellville ...
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson, Georgia announces the death of Mr. Adrian Tucker, age 62 of Watkinsville, Georgia who died Saturday, September 3, 2005. Funeral services will be announced by ...
Mrs. Jackie B. Blakley, age 42, of Dacula, GA passed away on September 2, 2005. Surviving are: Husband: William Bill Blakley, Dacula, GA; Sons: William Jacob Blakley, Dacula ...