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Hall places third at Speedo Junior National Championships

Lauren Hall placed third at the Speedo Junior National Championships in Mission Viejo, Calif., earlier this month.

Earthlink to refocus after job cuts

ATLANTA - EarthLink Inc. will refocus on its core business of supplying Internet access to consumers and businesses, its new chief executive said a day after announcing the company was slashing nearly half its work force.

APALACHEE AT WINDER-BARROW

As if the season opener wasn't nerve-racking enough, this is a Barrow County rivalry game as well. Winder-Barrow and Apalachee kick off the 2007 campaign with a high-stakes matchup.

Relatives of TB patient test positive for disease

LAWRENCEVILLE - Four people living in a Duluth home with a 17-year-old boy diagnosed with tuberculosis have tested positive for the same disease.

Lawrenceville duo shoots to open golf high handicappers

I stink at golf. I don't break 90 too often. I lose more than one ball a round. And I can't think of the last time I went 18 holes without launching a profanity at one inanimate object or another.

Getting to Know ... Erik Richards

Erik Richards, 41, is in his fifth season as president of the Gwinnett Football League and his 18th season with the organization overall. In this latest installment of "Getting to Know...," the 1984 Duluth grad talks with staff writer Corey Clark on a variety of topics, ranging from why he joined the Marines to the best pee-wee football players he's ever seen to his first car.

Probate CT Wills

NOTICE

PROBATE COURT

OF GWINNETT COUNTY

07-E-786

RE: PETITION OF JOANN HOGAN TO PROBATE IN SOLEMN FORM THE WILL OF OTTICE THOMAS SHURLEY, DECEASED, UPON WHICH AN ORDER FOR SERVICE WAS GRANTED BY THIS COURT ON __, 20__.

TO: RAY SHURLEY, VERNON SHURLEY, MICHAEL SHURLEY, LINDA SHURLEY

all interested parties and all and singular the heirs of said decedent, and to whom it may concern:

This is to notify you to file objection, if there is any, to the above referenced petition, in this Court on or before SEPTEMBER 17, 2007.

Debtors/Creditors

NOTICE TO DEBTORS

AND CREDITORS

All creditors of the Estate of Donald L. R. Anderson , late of Gwinnett County, deceased, are hereby notified to render in their demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to said Estate are required to make immediate payment.

Public Hearings/Notices

PUBLIC NOTICE

The Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners invites applications from all interested persons for the purpose of making appointments to the Gwinnett County Stormwater Authority to the following posts:

Members; Term Expires

1, 3, 5, 7; December 31, 2009

2, 4, 6; December 31, 2008

The Stormwater Authority shall consist of seven members who shall be resident freeholders of Gwinnett County and who shall either have scientific training or have demonstrated experience with stormwater issues. Five of the members of the Stormwater Authority, members 1 through 5, inclusive, shall be selected at large and appointed by the Board of Commissioners of Gwinnett County. Two members of the Stormwater Authority, members 6 and 7, shall be nominated by the majority vote of a committee composed of the mayor of each incorporated municipality that has agreed for Gwinnett County to provide stormwater services within its boundaries and shall be appointed to the Stormwater Authority by the Board of Commissioners of Gwinnett County. The initial terms of office members 1, 3, 5, and 7 shall be from their date of appointment until December 31, 2009, and until their respective successors are selected and qualified. The initial terms of office of members 2, 4, and 6 shall be from their date of appointment until December 31, 2008, and until their respective successors are selected and qualified. Thereafter, all members selected and appointed shall serve for a term of four years and until their successors shall have been selected and appointed.

Juvenile Court

IN THE

JUVENILE COURT OF

GWINNETT COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

* Docket No.: 07-1733

IN THE INTEREST OF:

Q. K.

Minor children

GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES, acting by and through the Gwinnett Department of Family and Children Services

Petitioner,

NOTICE OF SUMMONS

TO: KEITH GOGGINS, PUTATIVE AND ANY OTHER UNKNOWN, UNNAMED BIOLOGICAL AND/OR LEGAL FATHER OF Q. K.,

You are hereby notified that petition for deprivation has been filed in this court by the Gwinnett Department of Family and children Services, the present temporary custodian of above-named child. You may obtain a copy of the petition from the clerk of this court at 115 Stone Mountain Street, Lawrenceville, Georgia during regular business hours, or a copy will be mailed to you at your request.

You are further notified that a hearing thereon will be held before this court on September 6, 2007 at 8:30 a.m., to be required to appear and answer the allegations of the petition at said hearing. Findings of fact and orders of disposition will become final at the hearing.

You have the right to be represented by legal counsel. If you are unable to employ legal counsel without undue financial hardship, the court will appoint counsel to represent you. If you desire to have an attorney appointed for you, you should advise the court of such need prior to the hearing.

Witness the Honorable PHYLLIS MILLER , Judge of said court, this the 7th day of August, 2007.

Sheila Williams

Clerk of Court

913-06584273,8/9,16,23,30@

IN THE

JUVENILE COURT OF

GWINNETT COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

* Docket No.: 07- 3903

IN THE INTEREST OF:

L. N.

Public Sales/Auctions

YOUR EXTRA ATTIC

NOTICE OF

PUBLIC SALE

Your Extra Attic, located at 130 Peachtree Ind. Blvd., Sugar Hill, GA 30518, will hold a public sale to the highest bidder on Sept. 14, 2007 at 10:00 AM This sale is to enforce a lien on said personal property pursuant to the "Georgia Self-Storage Facility Act" Georgia Code Section 10-4-210- 10-4-215. Registered or Motor vehicles sold "as is/parts only" no titles or registration. Your Extra Attic, reserves the right to withdraw from such sale and reject any bids.

Nester's needs: Laundry accessories can smooth things over

The Laundry Game is a two-fold event. (Pun intended.)

Probate CT Administration

NOTICE

GEORGIA ,

GWINNETT COUNTY

PROBATE COURT

# 07-E-000050

TO: DAVID NELSON NEE;; THOMAS GREGORY NEEL; DAN NEEL; MARTHA PATRICK WINNINGHAM WILLIAMS; JAMES ISAAC WINNINGHAM; BARRY LEON WINNINGHAM; EDNA GAIL WINNINGHAM SPARKS; DARRELL EDWARD SUTTON; SHERRY ANN SUTTON BUSCEMI; WILLIAM ARNOLD NEEL

GLYN OLEN BAILEY has petitioned for MICHAEL T SMITH - COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR to be appointed Administrator(s) of the estate of MARY BELL NEEL BAILEY, deceased, of said County. (The petitioner has also applied for waiver of bond and/or grant of certain powers contained in O.C.G.A. §53-12-232.) All interested parties are hereby notified to show cause why said petition should not be granted. All objections to the petition must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections, and must be filed with the court on or before SEPTEMBER 3, 2007. All pleadings/objections must be signed before a notary public or before a probate court clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your pleadings/objections, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact probate court personnel at the following address/telephone number for the required amount of filing fees. If any objections are filed, a hearing will be scheduled at a later date. If no objections are filed, the petition may be granted without a hearing.

ROBBY BOSTAIN

Mill Creek team tops Dacula for state title

Mill Creek Southern won last weekend's best-of-three series with Dacula American 2-1, earning the Dixie Youth Baseball AA State Tournament title at Collins Hill Park.

Travel ball Buford loads up to battle Ohio team

BUFORD - For Buford this week it's easy to miss the football game for the travel plans.

New coordinators keep Georgia, OSU guessing

ATHENS - The hot DVD rentals last week were the biker comedy, "Wild Hogs," the thriller, "Disturbia," and the action epic, "300."

Getting to Know ... Jeff Batten

Jeff Batten, 39, is the owner/operator of Batten Communications, which recently began its 15th year of producing the local sports show "Gwinnett Prep Rally." In this latest installment of "Getting to Know...," Batten talks with staff writer Corey Clark about a variety of topics, ranging from how he started GPR from scratch to his favorite actress growing up to how important Daily Post editor Todd Cline has been to the show's success.

Corporations

NOTICE OF

INCORPORATION

Notice is given that articles of incorporation which will incorporate A & S Distributors, Inc. will be delivered to the Secretary of State for filing in accordance with the Georgia Business Corporation Code (O.C.G.A. 14-202-2.1). The initial registered office of the corporation will be located at 1211 Ashton Park Drive, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, located in Gwinnett County and the initial registered agent at such address is Ana L. Solivan.

Getting to Know ... Christi Johnson

Georgia native, Christi Johnson spent part of her youth in Florida, but moved back to the area in 2001 and has been the Gwinnett Gladiators director of merchandising for the last two and a half years. A graduate of Georgia State University, Johnson lives and works in Gwinnett. In this installment of "Getting to know ...," the 25-year-old talks with staff writer Christine Troyke on a variety of topics, ranging from her favorite concerts to how metro Atlanta has evolved in the last 20 years to Mohawk Nation.

Junior golfer plays, wins way through school break

Wednesday probably seemed a bit odd to Sean Bolen.

Garraway, Preston resign council seats to run for mayor seats Political Notebook

Some politicians this week made sacrifices so they could pursue higher office.

Dents, damage are yours unless you catch them early

'You get what you pay for!' the saying goes.

Adoptions

IN THE

SUPERIOR COURT

OF GWINNETT COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

CIVIL ACTION

FILE NO. 07-070-7

IN RE: Adoption Petition of

CARL SCOTT SPANGLER AND RENEE C. SPANGLER

TO: JIMMY BOWLES PHILLIPS, JR.

NOTICE OF PUBLICATION

By Order for Service by Publication dated the 19th day of July, 2007, you are hereby notified that on the 10th day of April, 2007, t he above styled petition for the adoption of ANASTASIA KATHERINE PHILLIPS born on the 5th day of September, 2007, and/or for termination of your parental rights was filed.

SHILOH AT PEACHTREE RIDGE

Bill Ballard always wondered how he would fare coaching in the state's largest classification. After a successful five-year run at Tucker High School, Ballard will make his Class AAAAA debut tonight when Peachtree Ridge hosts Shiloh.

Police reports

Cash courier robbed at theater

Notice of Sale Under PowerPart 4

NOTICE OF SALE

UNDER POWER

GEORGIA,

GWINNETT COUNTY

Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by Carolyn Maxwell to Option One Mortgage Corporation, dated September 25, 2003, recorded in Deed Book 35966, Page 237, Gwinnett County, Georgia Records, as last transferred to HSBC Bank USA, as Trustee for ACE Securities Corp. Home Equity Loan Trust, Series 2003-OP1 Asset Backed Pass-Through Certificates by assignment to be recorded in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Gwinnett County, Georgia Records, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of ONE HUNDRED FORTY-FOUR THOUSAND AND 0/100 DOLLARS ($144,000.00), with interest thereon as set forth therein, there will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the courthouse door of Gwinnett County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in September, 2007, the following described property:

All that piece, parcel or lot of land with improvements thereon lying and being in Land Lot 68 of the 5th Land District, Gwinnett County, Georgia, known and designated as Lot 73, Block A, Unit Two, Summit Place Subdivision, as per plat thereof file in Plat Book 66, Page 114, Gwinnett County Public Records. (3110 Summit Place Drive).

Notice of Sale Under PowerPart 3

NOTICE OF SALE

UNDER POWER

STATE OF GEORGIA

COUNTY OF GWINNETT

Because of a default in the payment of the indebtedness secured by a Security Deed executed by JENNIFER HARPER TO JAY HITT dated December 8, 2006, filed December 15, 2006 and recorded in Deed Book 47369, pages 0026, et seq., Gwinnett County, Georgia records securing a Note in the original principal amount of $70,000.00, with interest thereon as set forth therein, the holder thereof pursuant to said Deed and Note thereby secured has declared the entire amount of said indebtedness due and payable and, pursuant to the power of sale contained in said Deed, will on the first Tuesday in September, 2007 during the legal hours of sale, before the courthouse doors in said County, sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, the property described in said Deed, to wit:

All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 61 of the 5th land district, Gwinnett County, Georgia being designated as Tract 10, containing 4.24 acres, more or less on that certain Plat of Survey for Phil's Electric Co., Inc. and David Barton Willoughby dated July 2, 1990, prepared by Lake City Surveyors, Robert Breedlove, R.L.S. No. 2228, said plat being recorded in Plat Book 51, page 244, Gwinnett County, Georgia Records, which plat is incorporated herein by reference and made a part of this description.

Notice of Sale Under PowerPart 2

NOTICE OF SALE

UNDER POWER

GEORGIA,

GWINNETT COUNTY

Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by Wayne Crawford to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., dated May 31, 2006, recorded in Deed Book 46628, Page 511, Gwinnett County, Georgia Records, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of ONE HUNDRED THIRTY-NINE THOUSAND FIFTY AND 0/100 DOLLARS ($139,050.00), with interest thereon as set forth therein, there will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the courthouse door of Gwinnett County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in September, 2007, the following described property:

SEE EXHIBIT A ATTACHED HERETO AND MADE A PART HEREOF

EXHIBIT A

All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 46, 5th District, Gwinnett County, Georgia, and shown as Lot 7, Block C, Phase I, Unit I, Laurelton Subdivision, in accordance with a plat of said subdivision recorded at plat book 114, pages 149-150, Gwinnett County, Georgia Records. Said plat is incorporated herein for a more complete description.

Our sticky, muggy summers aren't as bad as other places

Several years ago, after visiting her sister in Oklahoma, my wife returned home and immediately went outside to kiss the hot, humid air in our backyard.

Diana cult focused on her beauty

DUBLIN, Ireland

Notice of Sale Under Powerpart 5

NOTICE OF SALE

UNDER POWER

GEORGIA,

GWINNETT COUNTY

Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by Don Salmon to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., dated December 16, 2005, recorded in Deed Book 45726, Page 62, Gwinnett County, Georgia Records, as last transferred to SunTrust Mortgage, Inc. by assignment to be recorded in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Gwinnett County, Georgia Records, conveying the after-described property to secure a Note in the original principal amount of NINETY-FIVE THOUSAND TWO HUNDRED AND 0/100 DOLLARS ($95,200.00), with interest thereon as set forth therein, there will be sold at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash before the courthouse door of Gwinnett County, Georgia, within the legal hours of sale on the first Tuesday in September, 2007, the following described property:

SEE EXHIBIT A ATTACHED HERETO AND MADE A PART HEREOF

EXHIBIT A

All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 321 & 322 of the 6th District of Gwinnett County, Georgia, being more particularly described as follows: Condominium Unit #513 of Hampton Arbors Condominium, a condominium, as more particularly described and delineated in the Declaration of Condominium for Hampton Arbors Condominium, a condominium, recorded in Deed Book 42883, Page 4, et. seq., Gwinnett County, Georgia records, as the same may be amended.

Probate CT Discharge

NOTICE

(For Discharge from

Office and all Liability)

PROBATE COURT OF

GWINNETT COUNTY

File No. 05-000710

RE: Petition of DANA A HOOD for Discharge as EXECUTOR of the Estate of ROGER ANTHONY HOOD, Deceased.

Tech's Tenuta ready to match wits again with Weis

By Adam Van Brimmer

Probate CT Guardianship

CITATION

GEORGIA,

GWINNETT COUNTY

ESTATE NO. 07-C-000611

IN RE: PETITION OF CONSTANCE ALEXANDER FOR TEMPORARY LETTERS OF GUARDIANSHIP

ESTATE OF

DARRELL RONALD CURTIS ALEXANDER,

MINOR

DATE OF SECOND PUBLICATION, IF ANY__

TO:DEBORAH HARRIS, Mother of minor, DARRELL RONALD CURTIS ALEXANDER

You are hereby notified that a petition for the appointment of a temporary guardian has been filed regarding the above-named minor. All objections to the Petition described above either to the appointment of a temporary guardian or the appointment of the petitioner(s) as temporary guardian(s), must be in writing, setting forth the grounds of any such objections, and must be filed with this Court no later than 14 days after this notice is mailed, or 10 days after this notice is personally served upon you, or ten days after the second publication of this notice if you are served by publication. All pleadings must be signed before a notary public or Georgia probate court clerk, and filing fees must be tendered with your pleadings, unless you qualify to file as an indigent party. Contact probate court personnel at the below address/telephone number for the required amount of filing fees.

GAC AT MARY PERSONS

GAC's senior-laden team overwhelmed Mary Persons last season, but the Spartans' veteran team has quickly turned into a group of new faces. That's what happens when you lose 25 seniors to graduation. With that in mind, GAC coach Jimmy Chupp isn't sure what to expect tonight from an inexperienced team.

BERKMAR AT LUELLA

Wendell Early has a lot of unknowns heading into tonight's game with Luella. The fifth-year Berkmar coach wasn't able to have his team scrimmage last week and they head into tonight's game knowing little about themselves or their opponent.

Laundry accessories can smooth things over

The Laundry Game is a two-fold event. (Pun intended.)

Executive course in Duluth shoots for accessibility

DULUTH - Tucked right up next to NCR on Satellite Boulevard sits a small 50 acre plot of land. It's mostly empty save for a trailer, a few trucks and some construction equipment.

Game Of The Week

Probate CT Twelve Mo Supt

NOTICE

GEORGIA,

GWINNETT COUNTY

PROBATE COURT

# 07-E-000556

TO: TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS AND CREDITORS OF THE ESTATE OF NATHANIEL L. ANDERSON

The petition of ATHALON LINDSAY, for a year's support from the estate of NATHANIEL L. ANDERSON, deceased, for decedent's surviving spouse, having been duly filed, all interested persons are hereby notified to show cause, if any they have, on or before SEPTEMBER 3RD, 2007, why said petition should not be granted.

American Cancer Society offers volunteer education

LAWRENCEVILLE - More than 1,000 volunteers make up the pool of helpers who dedicate their time to do work with the American Cancer Society in Gwinnett County, but the society may be increasing its numbers.

SOUTH GWINNETT AT SOUTH FORSYTH

It's always a good boost to win the season opener and it would be especially enjoyable for John Small, particularly after losing Game 1 his first two seasons at South Gwinnett's head coach.

Prep roundup: Saxton's homer gives Hawks comeback win

DACULA - Amberlie Saxton blasted a three-run home run in the sixth inning Wednesday night, propelling Mill Creek's fastpitch softball team to a 3-1 victory over Dacula.

Care for not-quite-carefree vinyl

You bought vinyl siding because it's supposed to be maintenance-free. Almost, but not quite. Maintenance is indeed easy and relatively carefree, but there still are things to be done.

Service By Publication

IN THE

STATE COURT

OF GWINNETT COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

CIVIL ACTION FILE

NO. 06C-20896-4

BLUE HAVEN POOLS OF GEORGIA, INC.,

Plaintiff

vs.

City marks Katrina anniversary

NEW ORLEANS - Prayers, protests and a lingering disgust with the government's response to Hurricane Katrina marked the disaster's second anniversary Wednesday, with a presidential visit doing little to mollify those still displaced by the storm.

LEGALS

***NOTICE***

FAX and E-Mail acceptance of legal advertising is contingent upon acceptance by any client of the following conditions and their use of FAX and E-Mail shall signify acceptance of the conditions:

1. The Gwinnett Daily Post will not be responsible for any errors that occur in transmission, including identification and notification that an error has occurred. Publication of any transmission as received fulfills the obligation of our publication to the sending client.

A 'never-die spirit' Poker run beneficiary still fighting Lou Gehrig's disease

SUWANEE - Imagine you have been bedridden since 1993, and physically unable to leave your own home for six years.

North wins preseason softball tourney

The North Gwinnett Junior Bulldogs won the gold bracket of the Gwinnett Middle School fastpitch preseason tournament last Sunday.

Advertisement for Bids

ADVERTISEMENT

FOR BIDS

The Housing Authority of the City of Buford will receive bids for the appropriate installation to replace field lines at GA091-4, an existing public housing project on Church Street in Duluth. Work shall entail replacement of current field lines leading from two separate septic tanks. Each septic tank serves separate buildings with six bedrooms in each. Sealed bids should be delivered by hand or postal service to the office of the Buford Housing Authority by 11:00 AM on Thursday, the 30th day of August, 2007 . Information may be obtained from the office at 2050 Hutchins Street, Buford, Georgia 30518 or by calling 770-945-5212.

Two join race for Dacula council seat

LAWRENCEVILLE - Elections are set for several Gwinnett cities after qualifying periods ended Wednesday.

Gwinnett group indicted in gun trafficking

ATLANTA - Five Gwinnett County residents and a Stone Mountain man joined three other defendants who were indicted Wednesday in federal court on multiple charges related to gun trafficking.

Official resigns in wake of child porn allegation

LAWRENCEVILLE - A Lawrenceville city official has resigned as his trial for receiving child pornography looms in federal court.

WALTON AT NORTH GWINNETT

North head coach Bob Sphire wasn't pleased with how his scrimmage against Prattville (Ala.) ended last Saturday - the Lions, ranked No. 8 by USA Today, scored two touchdowns in the final five minutes of their 36-3 win - but he definitely saw some good things in the regionally televised exhibition.

Gardening in Gwinnett: Powdery mildew is problematic

Have you ever noticed a white, powdery substance on the leaves of plants such as squash, roses, dogwoods and crape myrtles?

Entire subdivision sold to build retail center Commissioners OK rezoning from residential to commercial

LAWRENCEVILLE - As county commissioners approved a rezoning Tuesday that will let an entire subdivision transform into a shopping center, Zejfa Pavleka clutched neighbor Sandra Brooks' hand.

Gwinnett Gab

Park to hold sports celebration

How exactly this PGA playoff works and what it means for the fans

Golf on television is great background noise.

Despite distance, Wolves will be 'well represented'

BUFORD - Sure it's a 10-plus-hour drive and there is no school-sponsored charter bus for fans and students, but that isn't lowering the expectations of a sizeable, by Buford standards, turnout for the Wolves' season opener in Canton, Ohio.

Notice of Sale Under PowerPart 1

NOTICE OF SALE

UNDER POWER

STATE OF GEORGIA

COUNTY OF GWINNETT

Because of a default in the payment of the indebtedness secured by a Security Deed executed by Dayan Aarons to Paul Sunwoo and Norma Sunwoo dated November 23, 2005, filed December 2, 2005 and recorded in Deed Book 45482, pages 0170, et seq., Gwinnett County, Georgia records securing a Note in the original principal amount of $209,900.00, with interest thereon as set forth therein, the holder thereof pursuant to said Deed and Note thereby secured has declared the entire amount of said indebtedness due and payable and, pursuant to the power of sale contained in said Deed, will on the first Tuesday in September, 2007 during the legal hours of sale, before the courthouse doors in said County, sell at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, the property described in said Deed, to wit:

All that tract or parcel of land lying and being in Land Lot 17 of the 6th District, Gwinnett County, Georgia, being Lot 544, Block A of Unit 7, Country Club of Gwinnett, Phase III, as per plat recorded in Plat Book 87, Page 225-229, Gwinnett County, Georgia records, which plat is incorporated herein and made a part hereof by reference.

Local pair survive heat, claim titles in Junior Championship

Last week was hot. For the whole week, it was the first topic broached between both friends and strangers.

Condemnations

IN THE

SUPERIOR COURT

OF GWINNETT COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

CIVIL ACTION

FILE NO. 07A-07469-9

GWINNETT COUNTY,

GEORGIA,

Condemnor,

v.

NORCROSS AT DULUTH

Everybody knows about the Norcross Blue Devils, especially the weapons they have on offense in wide receivers Brice Butler and Devonta Bolton, who have already committed to USC and Alabama respectively. But Norcross head coach Keith Maloof knows his season-opening opponent has some offensive firepower as well.

Peak 10 hopes to open data center by late Sept.

NORCROSS - Peak 10 Inc. recently made its first hire for a new data center in Norcross and is now looking to hire 15 to 20 more employees in a relatively short timeframe.

Norcross man charged with vehicular homicide, DUI

LAWRENCEVILLE - A Norcross man has been charged with vehicular homicide following a Wednesday morning accident that killed a motorcyclist.

DAWSON COUNTY AT WESLEYAN

For the first time in a while, Wesleyan is working under the same head coach, the same systems as the year before. Last season, Franklin Pridgen took over as the third coach in as many years. But he's back and is feeling good about where the program - which has made the playoffs for six straight seasons - is right now.

Sheriff's Sales

SHERIFF'S SALE

STATE OF GEORGIA

GWINNETT COUNTY

MAGISTRATE COURT

NORDIC COLD STORAGE, LLC

-VS-

ESKIMO PIE FROZEN DISTRIBUTION, INC

Magistrate Court Civil Action Number (FI FA) 07-M-5402

GWINNETT COUNTY

There will be sold at public outcry to the highest and best bidder for cash or certified funds at 1:00 p.m. on the first Tuesday of September 2007 that being September 4, 2007 at the location of 4300 Pleasantdale Road, Unit 14, Atlanta, GA 30340 the following described property: (See attached exhibit A). Property will be sold as one (1) lot. Numbers shown are "Sub-Lot Numbers" for reference only.

MEADOWCREEK AT LAMAR COUNTY

Reggie Perry can't seem to say enough good things about his Meadowcreek football team. The head coach has nothing but praise for the players' attitude, their commitment and their work ethic as they head into the 2007 season. Now, he just hopes it translates into that long-awaited victory.

Matthews moving up the ladder with OSU football

When Robert Matthews' wife got the job as women's golf coach at Oklahoma State, that meant the Gwinnett County native had to leave his post as Shiloh's head football coach.

Interstate 85 toll lane proposal still alive

DULUTH - A proposal to convert some lanes on Interstate 85 for tolls might be right for a public-private initiative, the state's tolling director said Wednesday.

Barrow to hear update on West Winder Bypass

WINDER - Big trucks are still rolling down Broad Street, but there's hope for Winder's traffic snarls. Residents can hear an update on the progress of the West Winder Bypass at 6 tonight in the Board of Commissioners' chambers.

Citations

CITATION

Notice is hereby given that the Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners intends to consider approval of a property exchange at their meeting at 10:00 am on October 16, 2007. The property to be acquired is tax parcel 6 051 008B, 8.93 more or less acres with an appraised value of $1,518,000, located on the north side of Highway 78, just west of McGee Road adjacent to the South Gwinnett Athletic Association Park, Snellville, George, owner Highway Improvement Partners, LLC. The County property to be exchanged is tax parcel 5 146E 017, 4,8702 more or less acres with an appraised value of $1,482,176, located at 240 Oak Street, Lawrenceville, Georgia.

Divorces

IN THE

SUPERIOR COURT OF

GWINNETT COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

CIVIL ACTION

NO. 07-A-04583-7

Harold Negron

PLAINTIFF

Glenda I. Negron

DEFENDANT

TO:

NOTICE OF

PUBLICATION

By order for service by publication dated the 1st day of Aug., 2007, you are hereby notified that on the 23rd day of May, 2007, Harold Negron filed suit against you for divorce.

Name Changes

IN THE

SUPERIOR COURT

OF GWINNETT COUNTY

STATE OF GEORGIA

FAMILY DIVISION

Civil Action

File No: 07A-06967-1

Children: Emerson Manuel Mejia Chacon

Petitioner: Rocio Del Alva Chacon Pallares

and

Respondent: Jose Manuel Mejia Servin

NOTICE OF PETITION

TO CHANGE NAME(S)

Police release sketch of suspect wanted in burglaries, molestations

NORCROSS - Police released a sketch Wednesday of a man suspected of breaking into Norcross residences earlier this month and fondling girls in their sleep.

No surprise that former Bronco Jones stuck with football

DAHLONEGA - Lumpkin County High School head football coach Tommy Jones has always had football as part of his life.

When smut is a good thing

Smut doesn't sound like something that you'd want in your corn patch - anywhere, in fact. But you might, even though it's a disease of corn.

Use liquid sandpaper before painting wooden doors

Q: We have sliding closet doors that are in great condition, but their color is way too dark for our decor. Can I lighten these wooden doors and do I have to sand them first?

DUI Notices

NOTICE OF

CONVICTION

COURT: GWINNETT

STATE COURT

ACCUSATION NO.:

07-D-03299-S3

CONVICTED PERSON:

MARTY SHAWN HALCOMB

ADDRESS:

2821 HERRINGTON DR.

Tough track: Locals agree state amateur course doesn't play nice

ROSWELL - "I'm glad it's over," Dacula grad Nathan Rau sang as he walked to the scorers tent to sign his score card.

Bats come alive as Braves win to end dismal trip

MIAMI - It was a series victory. Never mind that it came against a dismal Florida Marlins team, or that it came at the end of a dismal 10-game road trip.

Political Notebook: Garraway, Preston resign council seats to run for mayor seats

Some politicians this week made sacrifices so they could pursue higher office.

Altria plans to spin off Philip Morris International

NEW YORK - The Marlboro man is packing his saddle bags.

Keppinger making most of chance

Jeff Keppinger's work life since he left the University of Georgia in 2001 wasn't all that different from many people.

Zonings

CITY OF SUGAR HILL

NOTICE OF

PUBLIC HEARING

ANNEXATION CASE:

AX-07-006

Notice is hereby given to the Public that The Boulevards @ Sugar Hill has filed an application with the City of Sugar Hill, Georgia requesting that the following described properties be annexed into the Corporate Limits of the City of Sugar Hill, Georgia.

Nation briefs

FBI investigating string of bomb threats at stores

Powdery mildew is problematic

Have you ever noticed a white, powdery substance on the leaves of plants such as squash, roses, dogwoods and crape myrtles?

NORTHVIEW AT MILL CREEK

A quick look at any college recruiting Web site offers a glimpse of Northview's talent. Quarterback Justin Tuggle is committed to Boston College, 6-foot-5, 285-pound Cordian Hagans is headed to LSU and wideout Xzavian Brandon is a high Division I-A player. All totaled, the Titans return 17 starters. Offensively it all starts with Tuggle, the son of longtime Atlanta Falcons linebacker Jessie Tuggle.

Handy kids Home Depot holds how-to workshops for children

Connor Burnel came running into his mother's room very early on a recent Saturday morning.

Suwanee OKs senior living community

SUWANEE - Suwanee City Council members Tuesday unanimously approved the rezoning of 25.28 acres on Buford Highway north of McGinnis Ferry Road.

Hawks win 52-team USSSA World Series

The Mill Creek Hawks 10-and-under baseball team won the USSSA World Series in Southaven, Miss., last week, becoming the first Gwinnett County to win the event since 1998.

Former security guard Richard Jewell dead

ATLANTA - Richard Jewell, the former security guard who was erroneously linked to the 1996 Olympic bombing and then sued news organizations in a decade-long effort to defend his reputation, died Wednesday. He was 44.

Getting to Know ... Jonathan Hemingway

Jonathan Hemingway, 29, is set to begin his first season as the Duluth boys head basketball coach. In this latest installment of "Getting to Know...," the Illinois native talks with staff writer Corey Clark on a variety of topics, ranging from his unique last name to table tennis to his future plans.

Braves notes: Road trip deals big blow to playoff hopes

MIAMI - The last time Chipper Jones was in Miami, he talked about the importance of these 10-game road trips. The Braves were just about to start one against the Marlins in late June, hoping to break out of a month-long funk.

Trade Names

TRADE NAME

Notice is hereby given that the business operated at 2285 Oak Road, Suite B, Snellville, Georgia 30078- Gwinnett County in the trade name of Collectorique Cool Cars is owned and carried by Ronald E. Mullinax whose address is 2285 Oak Road, Suite B, Snellville, GA 30078 and the statement relating thereto required by O.C.G.A. 10-1-490, has been filed with the clerk of the Superior Court of Gwinnett County, Georgia.

933-06584271,8/30,9/6

GWINNETT

SUPERIOR COURT

TRADE NAME

REGISTRATION

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Personally appeared the undersigned who on oath deposes and says that: Jennifer J. Michels, 2910 Buford Dr., #1305, Buford, GA 30519 is/are doing business in Gwinnett County, Georgia under the name of: French Kiss Culinary Company, 2910 Buford Dr., #1305, Buford, GA 30519 and that the nature of the business to be carried on at such address is Personal chef.

Linh Nguyen

Miss Linh Thi Nguyen, age 21, of Gainesville, GA, passed away Monday, August 27, 2007 in an automobile accident in Pensacola, FL. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by ...

Fred Pioso

Mr. Fred Pioso of Lilburn died Monday, August 27, 2007. He is survived by his wife, Hillary Pioso; children, Brittany and Brad Pioso of Lilburn; parents, Bob and Gail Pioso ...

Dennis Porter

Dennis Jamareo Porter, Jr., age 19, of Snellville, GA, died August 25, 2007. He is survived by his mother, Belinda Porter, father, Dennis Porter, both of Snellville; sister, Crystal Chanteau ...

Hugh Hilliard

Hugh Edwin Hilliard, Sr. died on August 29, 2007 at his home in Atlanta. He was born on August 18, 1921, in Bowersville, Georgia, the son of Josephine Holbrook and ...

Eunice Shoemake

Eunice Smith Shoemake, age 86, of Bethlehem, GA, passed away August 28, 2007. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, Winder, GA, 770-867-4553.