William Brumbalow, 95, of Norcross, GA, died November 28, 2007. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, Norcross, GA, 770-448-5757.
It is with the greatest of sorrow and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Susan Ann Rhoad on Tuesday, November 20th, 2007. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC ...
James Rollin Wells, age 76, of Winder, GA, passed away November 28, 2007. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, Winder, GA, 770-867-4553.
Jack Park, age 82, of Auburn, GA, passed away November 28, 2007. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, Winder, GA, 770-867-4553.
Marion Clayton Crymes, age 78, of Cleveland, GA, died Wednesday, November 28, 2007. Arrangements by The Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel, 770-564-2726.
Bertha M. Boyle, age 93, of Lexington, GA, passed away November 28, 2007. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, Winder, GA, 770-867-4553.
Robert Britt, age 79, of Tucker, GA, died Wednesday, November 28, 2007. Arrangements are pending with The Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel, 770-564-2726.
Terry D. Ford, age 48, of Lilburn, GA, died Thursday morning, November 29, 2007. Arrangements are pending with The Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel, 770-564-2726.
Local publisher acquires Boston area magazine
LAWRENCEVILLE - They may not be strawberry fields forever, but a popular pick-your-own farm where the fruit can be plucked will survive, for now.
DULUTH - Tom Glavine and Toni Braxton couldn't even get in.
LONDON - A rare Faberge egg that had been in the Rothschild banking family for more than a century sold for record-setting $18.5 million at auction Wednesday.
FLOWERY BRANCH - The Georgia Force's final offseason tryout session will be Saturday at the team's practice facility in Flowery Branch.
LAWRENCEVILLE - About 100 employees were evacuated from a Lawrenceville medical billing business Wednesday morning after reports of a gas-like smell, fire officials said.
LAWRENCEVILLE - A sixth-month investigation has led to the indictment in Gwinnett Superior Court of 29 people - including a Marietta police officer - who authorities believe operated an international Ecstasy ring.
NORCROSS - Driving through the Park Lake apartment complex near Norcross Wednesday afternoon it was nearly undetectable that about six hours prior the complex was the crime scene of a deadly home invasion.
BETHLEHEM - Police say a driver's attempt to miss a deer in the roadway may have caused an accident in which he was killed Wednesday morning.
Lawrenceville-based Georgia Right to Life has a new leader.
BUFORD - In many ways, Ashley Razey's softball career at Buford High closely resembled the Wolves' fortunes over the same time.
Lawrenceville-based Georgia Right to Life has a new leader.
Police: Man busted after trying to open account with fake million-dollar bill
DULUTH - Wal-Mart was denied the chance to move forward with construction of a controversial Duluth project Wednesday. And earlier this week, the man who wants to sell his land for the store filed a lawsuit asking that Duluth be forced to let the company proceed.
As we move into the holiday season, many of us begin thinking about the condition of our kitchen. And rightly so - what time of year is it ever used more?
Gas leak shuts road
ATLANTA - General surgeons from across Georgia descended on the state board overseeing health policy Wednesday, asking to be treated the same as other surgical specialists.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Ford Motor Co. on Wednesday agreed to settle class-action lawsuits covering plaintiffs in four states who claimed its Explorer sport utility vehicles were prone to rollovers, the company and an attorney for the plaintiffs said.
No one ever accused Patrick J. Buchanan of lacking conviction or of consulting a focus group before saying what he thinks.
Tony and Laurie Adamo of Fresno, Calif., needed a countertop for the bar in their game and bar room. But they didn't want just any kind of countertop.
For two weeks as I made my way through the woods at Stone Mountain Park, where I speed-walk 35 miles each week, I found myself wondering: at the end of November, what is that wonderful fragrance wafting from the woods?
Nichole Dixon, 30, is the head fastpitch softball coach and an assistant varsity girls basketball coach, as well as the JV basketball head coach at Wesleyan. The 1995 Mount de Sales (Macon) graduate also played college basketball at Mercer. In this latest installment of "Getting to Know...," Dixon talks with sports editor Will Hammock on a variety of topics, ranging from her hometown of Gray to Anne Marie Armstrong to Wesleyan head girls basketball coach Jan Azar, who coached Dixon at Mount de Sales.
BEDFORD, N.H. - Call them Mr. Rough and Mr. Smooth. Or maybe Mr. Nasty and Mr. Nice. The intense battle between Rudy Giuliani and Mitt Romney for supremacy in the Jan. 8 New Hampshire Republican presidential primary is more a contrast in personalities than a difference on issues.
Braselton run set for Saturday
NEW MARKET, Va. - Rain-deprived homeowners in the nation's Southeast are exploring every option available for saving their lawns during one of the worst droughts on record - including using recycled waste water for the garden.
FLOWERY BRANCH - The Georgia Force announced the signing of defensive end R-Kal Truluck, the Arena Football League's 2001 Rookie of the Year and 2002 Lineman of the Year, on Wednesday.
NORCROSS - Jessica Coan has come to know a lot about high expectations.
If you find yourself reaching for that old bag of bows in the back of your closet this year, just call yourself environmentally conscious.
Land grab generates suspicion Some question mogul Ted Turner's motives as he snatches up property
MULLEN, Neb. - Ted Turner's men didn't flinch. As the price climbed past $8 million, $9 million, $9.5 million, they continued bidding at a rapid-fire pace.
Usher and wife welcome their first child, a son
WINDER - Two Barrow County boards are looking for some cash.
By Brandon Brigman
Christmas is fast approaching and that means many of you will be out looking for the perfect Christmas tree.
Back in the '70s, when TV's George Jefferson was "movin' on up" to his de-luxe apartment in the sky, most affluent people remained firmly earthbound. A big, single-family dwelling with sweeping grounds was the gold standard - the epitome of luxurious living.
6,000 Sunnis join security pact with U.S.
By David Friedlander
JEFFERSON - R.T. Patterson earned his spurs in the funeral home business way back when mortuaries ran ambulances to and from hospitals.
While Gardner-Webb University enjoyed its rise to college basketball fame with a shocking upset of Kentucky this season, one of the North Carolina school's former standouts could only watch from Athens.