COMMERCE -- Alliyah Williams (1-0) threw a complete game, scattering seven hits and an earned run with two strikeouts, to lift the Tigers (1-0) past the Eagles in their season opener 5-2.
A four-hour showdown between deputies and two Duluth residents determined not to be evicted devolved into a SWAT incident Wednesday, illustrating what some called fallout from the couple's misfortunes and a sour economy.
LAWRENCEVILLE -- The governing board of the University System of Georgia has recommended that $9.1 million be included in an upcoming state budget for a new building and infrastructure improvements at Georgia Gwinnett College.
LAWRENCEVILLE -- More than 130 faculty members have been hired for Georgia Gwinnett College's fall semester.
Alcohol is on the minds of many of Gwinnett's elected officials, with several cities taking recent looks at laws to cater to connoisseurs.
Former Secretary of State Karen Handel on Wednesday conceded the race for the Republican nomination for governor, throwing her support behind former U.S. Rep. Nathan Deal.
A plaque at the entrance of New Prospect United Methodist Church's cemetery reads, in part, "Their bodies are buried in peace but their names live on generation after generation."
Gwinnett County Public Schools has received a $927,763 grant from the U.S. Department of Education for a professional development program that will improve teachers' knowledge of American history, an administrator said.
Gwinnett police and the FBI are looking into a Wednesday afternoon bank robbery that took place inside a Lawrenceville Publix.
Doug Heckman didn't take long to take a swipe as his competitor in the 7th Congressional District race.
ZHOUQU, China -- Heavy rains lashed a remote section of northwestern China as the death toll from weekend flooding that triggered massive landslides jumped to 1,117, although the fading hopes of rescuers got a boost late Wednesday when a survivor was found in the debris.
Ten people were evacuated from their homes along Shenley Park Lane in Duluth on Wednesday afternoon after construction crews hit a natural gas line, officials said.
PHOENIX -- The manhunt for a fugitive from Arizona and his fiancee shifted from Montana to Arkansas after they were suspected of holding up a beauty supply store there Wedneday morning, the U.S. Marshal's Service said.
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama is satisfied that United States can safely end its combat role in Iraq on schedule at the end of the month, White House spokesman Robert Gibbs said Wednesday after the president was briefed by his national security team and the top U.S. commander in Iraq.
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. -- The judge who sent Lindsay Lohan to jail has removed herself from the case after a prosecutor complained she improperly contacted experts or participants in the case privately, including a rehabilitation facility, officials said Wednesday.
NAIROBI, Kenya -- The three American veterans from three different wars had only one good leg among them. But that didn't stop them from summiting Africa's highest mountain.
BUFORD -- The woman found dead in the trunk of a car Monday night was an acquaintance of the man who fled the scene in the backyard of an unsuspecting Buford widow.
LAWRENCEVILLE -- No undocumented students have been identified at Georgia Gwinnett College, a spokeswoman said Wednesday.
Stay focused. A.J. Sims is fast. He's blown by plenty of defenders and made a host of others miss. He creates yards from inches of space."Every time he has the ball in his hands he has a chance to make a big play," Brookwood head coach Mark Crews said of his wide receiver, punt returner and defensive back.
KOHLER, Wisc. -- This has been a summer of surprises at the major golf championships. Three months ago Graeme McDowell was just another good young player; today he's the U.S. Open champion. Louis Oosthuizen wasn't mentioned as the next great hope for South African golf; today observers marvel about the beauty of his swing after he ran away with the British Open.
The date was Jan. 4, 1981 and I was a serious Atlanta Falcons football fan. Or at least as serious as a 7-year-old can be.I begged my dad to take me with him to the hyped playoff matchup with the Dallas Cowboys, but he said I was too young and it was too cold (in the 30s I believe). I'm sure he didn't have an extra ticket, either. So I watched painfully on TV as the Cowboys rallied with three fourth-quarter touchdowns to shock the freezing crowd, 30-27.
North Gwinnett High School will sell advance general admission tickets for Saturday's noon scrimmage with Grayson on Friday. Sales will be from 10:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday in the school's commons area. Tickets are $7 each.
As Republicans take their case to the voters in November about the Obama administration's massive overspending and record debt, they should seriously consider what could be a rare bipartisan objective: cutting defense spending
Observing the Michelle Obama vacation controversy unfold, one is of multiple minds.
CHICAGO -- Former Rep. Dan Rostenkowski, the Chicago Democrat who became the leading architect of congressional tax policy in the Reagan era but later went to federal prison for corruption, died Wednesday, a family friend said. He was 82. View and sign Guest Book inside this story.
LAWRENCEVILLE -- An Atlanta woman faces animal cruelty charges for leaving her small dog unattended in a sweltering vehicle Tuesday at the Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center, officials said.
ATLANTA -- Former Secretary of State Karen Handel has conceded the race for the Republican nomination for governor, throwing her support behind former U.S. Rep. Nathan Deal.
Mr. Jose Angel Lopez Lazano, age 47, of Duluth, GA passed away on Saturday, August 7, 2010. Service and Arrangements will be announced by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral ...
Mr. James Ronald "Jim" Borders, age 63, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Monday, August 9, 2010. Service and Arrangements will be announced by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan ...
Angelina Iannelli, age 99 of Tucker, GA passed away August 5, 2010. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200
Ruthlene Massey Crowe, age 65, of Covington, GA, died August 9, 2010. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Loganville Chapel 770-466-1544 www.stewartfh.com
Janice Price, age 64 of Snellville, passed away Monday, August 9, 2010. Funeral Services will be held 2 PM Friday, August 13, 2010 at Believer's Baptist Church in Lawrenceville with ...
Ms. Alma Montgomery, age 79, of Hoschton, GA passed away on Saturday, August 7, 2010. Service and Arrangements will be announced by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and ...
Paul D. Outland, age 84, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away August 10, 2010. Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Inc., Duluth Chapel 770-476-2535
Catherine D. Brazel, age 91, of Loganville, GA passed away August 10, 2010. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 770-277-4550