Carlos Mencia to host Creative Arts Emmy Awards
LAWRENCEVILLE - Several hundred people came to a town hall meeting on Monday to ask questions and express concerns to U.S. Rep. John Linder.
ATHENS - Oklahoma State has been ever present in the eyes of Georgia players for months leading up to Saturday's opener at Sanford Stadium.
WASHINGTON - Attorney General Alberto Gonzales' resignation Monday after months of draining controversy drew expressions of relief from Republicans and a vow from Democrats to pursue their investigation into fired federal prosecutors.
ATLANTA - Shares of The Home Depot Inc. rose almost 2 percent Monday as investors awaited word of a deal that the retailer was selling its wholesale distribution business for nearly $2 billion less than originally planned.
After the Georgia High School Association's last Executive Committee meeting in March, the organization's Football Committee was left with a mission.
LAWRENCEVILLE - More than 4,700 additional students have reported to Gwinnett County Public Schools since classes began Aug. 13, boosting the school system's enrollment to 155,375, district officials said Monday.
LAWRENCEVILLE - A September court date is set to determine whether a 17-year-old with tuberculosis will be released from confinement at the Gwinnett County Jail.
ATLANTA - A mobile dental practice serving 64,000 Georgia children, mostly from low-income families, is back in good graces with one of two HMO-like companies that had been poised to terminate its contract.
Tornado kills 1 man, wreaks havoc on North Dakota town
SNELLVILLE - Snellville mayor pro tem Bruce Garraway resigned his council seat Monday, announcing that he will miss the next two council meetings based on what the city charter requires. Garraway will enter the mayor's race, opposing incumbent Jerry Oberholtzer.
LAWRENCEVILLE - A Duluth teen charged in a slaying at a Norcross apartment complex last year will go to trial this week.
8 soldiers killed in Afghan fighting
LAWRENCEVILLE - Gwinnett Transit officials are investigating another mechanical failure in its buses, this time an MCI Diesel bus provided by the Georgia Regional Transportation Authority.
DULUTH - Duluth is moving closer to beginning a large-scale buildings and developments impact study that would be presented to the city council on Nov. 12.
House fire caused by storms
PITTSBURGH - United States Steel Corp. is buying Canadian steel maker Stelco Inc. for about $1.1 billion in a move expected to bolster its position as a supplier to the North American automotive industry.
By Brandon Brigman
MIAMI - Pete Orr pulled up to Dolphin Stadium in a taxi Monday afternoon and saw a familiar face standing alongside the road. It was pitcher Joey Devine, waiting for a cab to take him to the airport.
College football kicks off with its first full slate of games this Saturday, a day many of us have been anticipating since the last bowl game was played in January. The college game has the special draw, always has, and fans can't wait for the bands, pageantry and tradition.
According to a popular World War II song, "There'll Always Be an England."
LILBURN - Lisa Campbell said she can't watch her son practice his sport.
ATLANTA - It didn't matter to Jennifer Henderson that Michael Vick became a convicted felon Monday on federal charges related to a dogfighting ring. It didn't matter that he accepted blame, "was not honest" and that he admitted he "had to grow up."
MIAMI - They had reached the lowest of lows, their egos bruised by a stretch that all but eliminated them from the division race.
ZONING CASES - ON THE AGENDA: Here's a look at rezonings and other requests the planning commission will consider today. The panel meets at 7 p.m. at the Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center, 75 Langley Drive, Lawrenceville.
LAWRENCEVILLE - A Lilburn soldier was killed in Iraq last week.
WASHINGTON - Sales of existing homes dropped for a fifth straight month in July while the number of unsold homes shot up to a record level.
ATLANTA - The wait frustrated Taylor Bennett.
Vick pleads guilty, apologizes Falcons quarterback says he 'was not honest and forthright'
RICHMOND, Va. - First, Michael Vick apologized to all the people he lied to. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell. Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank. Coach Bobby Petrino. His teammates.
LAWRENCEVILLE - Races are on for mayor of two of Gwinnett's 15 cities, after just the first day of municipal qualifying Monday.
LAWRENCEVILLE - Lake Lanier has further extended a moratorium on new boat dock permits because of low water levels.
NORCROSS - Greater Atlanta Christian got one hit off Collins Hill pitcher Cat Tarbin and made it count.
Alpha Houston Berry, age 78, of Dacula, passed away Sunday, August 26, 2007. Funeral Services will be held 11 AM Tuesday, August 28, 2007 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim ...
Zrichard Z MacCaughey, age 38, of Loganville, GA, died August 26, 2007. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Home, LLC, Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200, www.wagesfuneralhome.com.
Royce Simmons, 85, of Jefferson, died Saturday, August 25, 2007. Funeral services will be Announced. Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson. 706-367-5467
Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, Georgia announces the death of Mrs. Beatrice Greenway Boles, age 79, of Commerce who passed away Sunday August 26, 2007. Mrs. Boles, born in Hall County ...
Megan Marie Wulff Chapman, age 28 of Lawrenceville, passed away Saturday, August 25, 2007. Funeral Services will be held 2 PM Wednesday, August 29, 2007 at New Hope United Methodist ...
Reba Jackson Thomas, age 76, of Greensboro, GA died Thursday, August 23, 2007 at Gwinnett Medical Center in Duluth, GA. Born September 9, 1930 in Apalachee, GA she was the ...
Marie Matthews, age 89 of Snellville, died Sunday, August 26, 2007. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 2246 Wisteria Drive, Snellville, Georgia 30078, 770-979-5010. Please sign online guest registry at ...
Josefina Roman Solis, age 55, of Auburn, GA, passed away August 26, 2007. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, Winder, GA, 770-867-4553.
Doug Moore age 43 of Flowery Branch, died Saturday, August 25, 2007. Funeral service will be held 2 P.M. Tuesday, August 28 in the Chapel of Tapp/Tim Stewart Funeral ...
Margaret L. Cronic, age 66, of Auburn, GA, died Sunday, August 26, 2007. Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045, 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at ...
Mary Louise (Wetterau) Bottorf, age 94 of Lawrenceville, GA, formerly of Dunedin, FL, died August 24, 2007. Born in Tamaqua, PA, on April 7, 1913, she was the widow of ...
Ronald Keith McDonald, age 72, of Lawrenceville, GA, died August 25, 2007. He is survived by his wife, Ruth McDonald; children, Michael and Catharine McDonald of Maryland, Darlene McDonald and ...
Linda Leach Fowler, age 59 of Winder, passed away Saturday, August 25, 2007. Funeral Services will be held 11 AM Thursday, August 30, 2007 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim ...
Lillian P. Burch, age 85, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away on August 26, 2007. She is survived by: Son, Monty Burch; Granddaughter, Lillie Burch Mask, both of Lawrenceville; Great Grandson ...
Mr. Edward E. Stephens, age 87, or Winder, Georgia, died August 25, 2007. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, 770-867-4553
Michael Brent Clark, age 31, of Flowery Branch was called home to be with the Lord on Friday, August 24, 2007 at his residence following a sudden illness. Arrangements by ...
Donald Paul Frachiseur, age 52, of Winterville, formerly of Dacula, passed away on Sunday, August 26, 2007. He is survived by his Wife: Maryann Frachiseur; Daughters: Amanda Frachiseur Segars & ...
Joyce Taylor Staples, age 83 of Lilburn, passed away Sunday, August 26, 2007. Mrs. Staples attended Lilburn First Baptist Church & was employed with Southern Bell for 10 years. She ...
Delford McDaniel, age 72, of Winder, GA, passed away August 26, 2007. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, August 29, 2007 at 2 PM at Smith Memory Chapel. Rev. Jack ...
Homegoing service for Deacon Isiah Vines of 210 Griffin St. SE, Lawrenceville, GA will be Thursday, August 30, 2007; 12 noon at the Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, 197 Moon Rd ...
Joseph Lal, age 29, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away August 9, 2007. Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Hwy., Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-277-4550.
Soon D. Caile, age 76, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away August 26, 2007. Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Hwy., Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-277-4550.
Robert U. Lindsey, age 73, of Grayson, GA, passed away August 26, 2007. Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045, 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at ...