Cynthia Denise Houston, age 51, of Snellville, GA, passed away November 23, 2008. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, Snellville Chapel 770-979-3200
Alberto Noe Coreas, age 17, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away November 24, 2008. Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory Duluth Chapel 770-476-2535
Elizabeth McKenna, age 77, of Alpharetta, GA, passed away November 24, 2008. Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory Duluth Chapel 770-476-2535
Samuel Lee Williams, age 30, of Jefferson, GA, passed away Tuesday, November 25, 2008. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, GA 706-367-5467
Dale Wayne Crippin, age 84, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away Wednesday, November 26, 2008. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service LLC, Lawrenceville Chapel 770-963-2411
DULUTH - Gwinnett Gladiators head coach Jeff Pyle was looking at Tuesday's game against Florida as another measuring stick.
JEFFERSON - Collins Hill defeated Heritage 51-49 in the Jefferson Thanksgiving Tournament on Tuesday, propelling the Eagles to the championship game on Saturday.
LILBURN - Howard Thompkins is now a Georgia Bulldog, but Wesleyan still has one of the leading boys scorers in Gwinnett County.
There is a lack of a leader in the Georgia Congressional delegation. This is apparant in the campaign ads of Sen. Saxby Chambliss.
Miami judge rules against ban on gay adoption
MONROE - A man accused of gunning down his estranged wife and a man in a New Jersey church told authorities Tuesday in a videotaped confession that he would've killed everyone in the building if he'd had a machine gun, a Georgia prosecutor said.
Sunni support for pact in doubt
So much for the wisdom of The People.
As long as I have covered politics, I never realized until now that one of the most powerful people working the government scam right under my nose was a seemingly meek, bleeding-heart Democrat named Jim Martin.
Julio Jones has been one of No. 1 Alabama's most talked about players since stepping on campus. Rod Smith arrived at Auburn no fanfare - or scholarship.
GAINESVILLE - A Lawrenceville police officer has been fired after crashing his unmarked patrol Sunday night in Hall County and being charged with driving under the influence.
Before the football season started, Wesleyan head coach Franklin Pridgen had a lot of different questions for his offense.
WASHINGTON - Just in time for the holidays, some medical advice most people will like: Take a nap.
New trustee named in Brown estate saga
LILBURN - After beating nationally ranked Wesleyan, all the attention was on the Norcross girls.
LILBURN - After a season-opening loss to Parkview, the third-ranked Duluth girls basketball team has started to find its stride. The Wildcats won their third straight game Tuesday night, holding on for a 54-51 win over Berkmar in the Berkmar Tipoff Tournament.
LAWRENCEVILLE - The world's most famous hockey mom is coming to the Gwinnett Arena, but not for a Gladiators game.
Wrapped around Thanksgiving are three great local wrestling tournaments this week, featuring some of the top teams in Gwinnett County and the state.
NORCROSS - Interstate 85's carpool lanes will be converted to toll lanes, as U.S. Transportation Secretary Mary Peters on Tuesday announced a $110 million grant to get Gwinnett's traffic moving.
LAWRENCEVILLE - For years Gwinnett firefighters have done something to help needy families during the holidays.
LAWRENCEVILLE - Police are hunting for a 39-year-old Lawrenceville man suspected of blindly shooting into a car full of teenagers Monday night, killing one.
LAWRENCEVILLE - An expansion to Gwinnett Technical College and a grant to restore a historic community center are two of the victims of Georgia's state budget issues.
Ga. Supreme Court strikes down sex offender rule
LAWRENCEVILLE - When a suicide bomb exploded in a car just a few feet away from Travis Towler, his instincts kicked in.
From now until Tuesday's runoff election, Georgians will have the opportunity to play a crucial role in the future of our country. Our Senator, Saxby Chambliss, is in a tough runoff against Jim Martin, who is well-funded by the national, liberal Democrats.
The idea of going to prison didn't sit well with an inmate at the Gwinnett County Detention Center on Tuesday night, so he made a dash for freedom.