Pearl Roberts, age 97, of Monroe, GA, passed away December 24, 2008. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home Monroe Chapel 770-267-2594
Steve Beasley, age 55, of Loganville, GA, passed away Thursday, December 25, 2008. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service LLC, Snellville Chapel 770-979-3200
James Leroy Shell, age 80, of Suwanee, GA, passed away on December 25, 2008. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford, GA 770-932-1133
Harold Ernest Campbell, age 90, of Stone Mountain, GA died Thursday, December 25, 2008. He is survived by daughter & son-in-law, Betsy and Fred Whitaker of Stone Mountain ...
Frances Carson, age 81, of Atlanta, GA, passed away December 25, 2008. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford, GA 770-932-1133
Mr. Billy Nix, age 73 of Pendergrass, GA, passed away Friday, December 26, 2008. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson 706-367-5467
Mrs. Mary Anne Burell, age 67, of Buford, GA passed away on Wednesday, December 24, 2008. She was predeceased by her: parents, H. T. and Mandy Bailey; and son, Charles ...
Eunice Palmer Yancey, age 88, of Loganville, GA died on December 25, 2008. She was preceded in death by her husband of 66 years, Thomas J. Yancey on July 2 ...
Mr. Allen N. H. Holley of Stone Mountain died Tuesday, December 23, 2008. He was a World War II veteran and served in the 3rd Army, 94th Infantry Division, 376th ...
Nettie Lee Bradford, age 80, of Winder, GA, passed away December 26, 2008. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home Memory Chapel 770-867-4553
Geraldine Greeson, age 86, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away on Wednesday, December 24, 2008. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville 770-962-3100
Nellden Flora Attaway Erwin of Stone Mountain, GA born May 23, 1924 and passed away on December 23, 2008. She was born in Elberton, GA. She was preceded in death ...
Mr. Steve Slaten, age 55, of Buford, GA passed away on Monday, December 22, 2008. He is survived by his: wife of twenty years, Sandra Fowler Slaten, Buford, GA; sons ...
Isolyn Melita Minzie, age 76, of Loganville, GA, passed away on December 23, 2008. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Snellville Chapel 770-979-5010
Mr. Norris Mack, age 59 of Statham, GA, passed away on Thursday, December 25, 2008. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home, Inc., Jefferson, Georgia 706-367-5467
Dana Mauldin, age 44 of Jefferson, GA, passed away on December 24, 2008. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service LLC, Lawrenceville Chapel. 770-963-2411
LAWRENCEVILLE - Gwinnettians might experience some deja vu in 2009, as officials plan to move another historic house along local streets to set it up for tours.
ATLANTA - Two Gwinnett-based attorneys have lost their privileges to practice law in Georgia, according to orders issued recently by the Supreme Court of Georgia.
Gran Torino (R)
'Sopranos' actor'Johnny Cakes' dead in suicide
LAWRENCEVILLE - When Nancy Stanbery-Kellam read in the newspaper that Gwinnett's library budget was among a laundry list of services that could be cut in 2009, the system's director blasted off an e-mail to her employees.
The Spirit (PG-13)
EDITOR'S NOTE - Film Fans runs in the Friday Weekend section of the Gwinnett Daily Post. It features local residents reviewing the film of the week: "The Tale of Despereaux." Want to be a Film Fan? E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Company sponsors toy drive at party
Christmas is an official holiday in Iraq for first time
The Reader (R)
These days everything is political, or can be made so - even an inaugural prayer.
The Buford Artists Group offers up pieces ranging from subdued watercolor nature scenes to lovely silks bursting with colored dyes in its exhibit "Color and Contrast: Conversations in Art" at the George Pierce Park Community Recreation Center in Suwanee.
So, you think you're good at movie trivia? Every week, we give readers the opportunity to flex their movie muscles by answering five trivia questions from our movie critic, Michael Clark.
LAWRENCEVILLE - Georgia Gwinnett College is putting the final touches on a series of documents that represent the institution's case for why it deserves to be accredited.
Bedtime Stories (PG)
Fire damages vacant house's roof
Open since: 1983
LAWRENCEVILLE - An apparent drug deal gone bad Tuesday has left one man dead and two charged with his murder. And for one of the men being charged, he's no stranger to the Gwinnett County crime circuit.
Deep snow in West; travelers wait at O'Hare
COVINA, Calif. - A man dressed as Santa who had been having marital problems opened fire at a Christmas party, leaving more than three people dead in a home that then caught fire, authorities said.
DULUTH - The puck skitters into the corner and a defenseman rushes to control it, his back to the ice. He only has a few seconds to make a decision.
Burn After Reading (R)
SNELLVILLE - Hope is an especially beautiful thing when it comes as the result of others showing compassion, love and understanding.
LAWRENCEVILLE - The windows are still boarded up, but the Isaac-Adair House - the historic house whose move from the path of the Sugarloaf Parkway extension caused the closing of Ga. Highway 20 for a day this year - has a new roof.
LAWRENCEVILLE - The metro area's nonprofit organization committed to better air quality and less traffic says some of its biggest success stories in its no idling program operate right here in Gwinnett County.
Arena at Gwinnett Center
The time: 8 a.m. Christmas morning.
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (PG-13)
SAN FRANCISCO - The Apple computer was invented in a garage. Same with the Google search engine. Now, tinkerers are working at home with the basic building blocks of life itself.
Jenn Johnson, 31, is in her fifth year as a coach and ninth-grade language arts teacher at Norcross, after spending the previous 41/2 years at Meadowcreek, a team she helped to a state runner-up finish. A native of Greer, S.C., she is an assistant basketball and baseball coach and also has helped with the Blue Devils' softball program.