Mr. Albert Ballar, age 90, of Lilburn, GA, passed away November 25, 2008. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, Snellville Chapel 770-979-3200
Howard F. Bagwell, age 69, of Duluth, GA, passed away November 25, 2008. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home 770-448-5757
Lon L. Day, Jr., age 79, of Duluth, GA, passed away November 25, 2008. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home 770-448-5757
Mrs. Mary Brogdon Cochran, age 90, of Snellville, GA and formerly of Buford, GA passed away on Monday, November 24, 2008. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Buck ...
Mr. James Phillips, age 75, of Hoschton, GA passed away November 24, 2008. Arrangements by Carter Funeral Home of Winder 770-867-1361
Kenneth Desvernine, age 80, of Norcross, GA, passed away November 23, 2008. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 770-277-4550
Mr. John Scott, age 89, of Winder, GA, passed away November 23, 2008. Arrangements by Carter Funeral Home of Winder 770-867-1361
Ashley Leanne DiFulgo, age 19 of Loganville passed away, Saturday, November 22, 2008. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM Saturday, November 29, 2008 in the Snellville Chapel of Tim ...
Mr. Leon Smith, age 83, of Buford, GA, passed away Sunday, November 23, 2008. Services by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford, GA 770-932-1133
Mrs. Jackie Johnson, age 56, of Winder, GA, passed away November 22, 2008. Arrangements by Carter Funeral Home of Winder 770-867-1361
Oprah asks court to dismiss defamation suit
SUSSEX, Va. (AP) - Former NFL quarterback Michael Vick pleaded guilty Tuesday to a state dogfighting charge, a move that could make him eligible to leave prison early and potentially speed up a return to pro football.
The mentor defeated the pupil this time.
LILBURN - The Miller Grove boys haven't been tested yet in the Parkview Tip-Off Classic. Now Loganville gets the challenge.
ALLATOONA - Parkview went 5-0 at the Blackbeard Duals on Saturday at Allatoona High School, winning the tournament championship.
DULUTH - The Gwinnett Gladiators are back home and it's probably a good thing.
For those wondering exactly how the Georgia High School Association coin flips went down this past Saturday, most went something like this.
LAWRENCEVILLE - While funding to restore the historic Rogers Bridge is still in question, officials have approved a contract to build a trail to it.
LAWRENCEVILLE - Thanksgiving is traditionally a time for family and food, but what are the options for those who don't have one or both of those this holiday?
ATLANTA - When Harry Douglas returned to the sideline after his 61-yard punt return for a touchdown, Falcons owner Arthur Blank was one of those there to greet him. A happy embrace followed.
STATHAM - A Statham man originally arrested Nov. 17 for several traffic charges is also being charged with child molestation and aggravated child molestation, police said.
Man killed at Scientology building had ties to church
As Michael Vick appears in a Virginia court to answer state dogfighting charges today, he has reason to hope his aim of one day returning to the NFL could be realized.
LAWRENCEVILLE - Gwinnett police are investigating a Monday evening shooting that has left one person dead and one injured.
Charity convicted in terrorism financing trial
SNELLVILLE - City Council members voted 4-1 Monday to impose a 20 percent markup on the commercial waste fees paid by city businesses.
LILBURN - The Wesleyan girls have the national ranking, but it is cross-street neighbor Norcross that owns the bragging rights to Spalding Drive.
LAWRENCEVILLE - As a girl, Mary Long would squeeze behind the soda machine at her father's general store and listen to what the grown-ups said.
LAWRENCEVILLE - State officials recently announced the "Click It or Ticket" initiative as a "major wave" of safety belt checkpoints meant to curb highway fatalities that typically mar the Thanksgiving holiday.
Nineteen months after Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid declared the war in Iraq 'lost' and just nine months after Speaker Nancy Pelosi asserted the war has been a 'failure' because it had not brought political change leading to reconciliation, it can now be said conclusively that both were wrong.
LAWRENCEVILLE - Technical education suffers from SID: severe image disorder, Gwinnett County Public Schools Superintendent J. Alvin Wilbanks said.
WINDER - Police have arrested three Winder teens in connection with an armed robbery at an American Legion Post.
DULUTH - All Duluth city employees will receive a 3 percent pay increase effective Jan. 1. The council unanimously approved the cost-of-living salary adjustment Monday.
I experienced a lot of things in my stint as Dacula High School's Principal for a Day last week. But checking e-mail was not one of them.
SUWANEE - The North Gwinnett girls handed Shiloh at 54-34 loss at the Bulldog Classic on Monday.
The Touchdown Club of Gwinnett has named its individual award winners and all-county selections for the high school football season based on voting by the county's head football coaches.