News for Monday, June 9, 2008


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Braves limp out of town with 3 straight losses

ATLANTA - Chipper Jones is hurting, and so are the Atlanta Braves.

More Good News from Schools

The National Merit Scholarship Corporation recently announced 11 Gwinnett County Public Schools graduates received a college-sponsored scholarship.

People Helping People

Are you or a friend interested in meeting local leaders and learning more about community resources in Gwinnett? Have you wanted to become more active in your neighborhood but did not know where to start?

Sailor called 'hero' for helping save 5 others

GALVESTON, Texas - Four students and a safety officer had less than a minute to escape their sinking ship once it began taking water during a regatta on the Gulf of Mexico, the safety officer said Monday.

Gwinnett loses PGA Tour event

A search to secure a long-term title sponsor for future events failed, leaving Atlanta Classic Foundation with the bad news on Monday - it will no longer host a PGA Tour event.

Oil prices fall; traders see choppy market ahead

Oil prices fell Monday, retreating from a record surge late last week, and traders said the market would remain choppy amid jitters about supplies, growing global demand and a weak U.S. dollar.

Gas hits the $4 mark

ATLANTA (AP) - Gasoline prices have surpassed an unfortunate milestone.