News for Wednesday, December 15, 2010


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Dewey Morgan

Mr. Dewey Winton Morgan, of Buford, GA, died on December 15, 2010 at the age of 87 due to complications from COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease). Dewey is preceded in ...

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Carl White

Carl D. White age 60 of Hoschton, Ga died December 14, 2010. Mr. White was retired as Chief of Police for Gwinnett County. A Memorial Service for Mr. White will ...

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Jerome Eder

Jerome Roman (Pat) Matthew Eder gave up his brave fight with Metastatic Prostrate cancer on Tuesday, December 14, 2010 at 12:30 PM. Memorial Service will be held 11 AM Saturday ...

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Florine Mote

Mrs. Florine Angeline Mote age 97 of Tanner Rd. Dacula, GA. Passed away on Monday Dec. 13, 2010 in the Union County Nursing Home following an extended illness. Mrs. Mote ...

Lammie Carder

Mr. Lammie Dean Carder, age 82 of Commerce, GA who passed away on December 14, 2010. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson, 706-367-5467.

Norma Perrin

Norma Jane Howell Perrin of Lawrenceville passed from this life and entered Heaven on December 9, 2010 at the age of 84. Norma was born in Camden, South Carolina on ...

Louise Gooch

Mrs. Louise Jones Gooch, age 92, of Buford, GA passed away on Tuesday, December 14, 2010. She was preceded in death by her husband, Willie Gooch; parents, Clint and Ara ...

Ruth Keller

Mrs. Ruth Lizette Keller age 95 of Lawrenceville, passed away Tuesday, December 14, 2010. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA 30548, 706-654-0966

Catherine Payne

Catherine Bissett Garner Payne, age 88, of Loganville, GA died Tuesday, December 14, 2010. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Loganville Chapel 770-466-1544

Joshua Keith

Joshua "Keez" Keith, age 22 of Norcross, GA passed away Sunday, December 12, 2010. Arrangements by Wimberly & Jackson Funeral Home, 770-536-3251

Benson Martin

Benson Martin, age 67, of Statham, GA passed away December 14, 2010. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, 770-867-4553

Rozanne Finnemore

Rozanne Finnemore, age 31 of Roswell, GA, died December 3, 2010. Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory Duluth Chapel 770-476-2535.

Richard Dohney

Mr. Richard E. Dohney, age 66 of Winder, GA passed away December 14, 2010. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and ...

Donald Lee Garner, Sr.

DONALD Mr. Donald Lee Garner, Sr., age 79, of Dacula, GA passed away on Tuesday, December 14, 2010. He is survived by his wife of fifty-six years, Ellen Garner ...

Michael Randles

Michael David Randles, age 43 of Stone Mountain, GA passed away December 13, 2010. Arrangements by the Cremation Society of Georgia, 404- 355-7627

W.s Sarff

"DUB" W.S. "Dub" Sarff, age 89, of Dacula, GA passed away December 13, 2010. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 770-277-4550.

William Shaw

William Earl Shaw, age 87 of Duluth, died December 7, 2010. A Memorial Service will be held 2:00 PM Saturday December 18, 2010 at Bill Head Funeral Home Duluth Chapel ...

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Police: Motorcycle thief used Craigslist

Police are looking for a suspected motorcycle thief who's setting up victims via the popular online marketplace Craigslist, officials said.

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HAMMOCK: All-star football coaches, players braving cold

A California native who has spent most of his high school coaching career in Florida, Tim Cokely has done a pretty good job of avoiding cold weather. He couldn’t escape it this week, though.

DALY: Holiday plants require special care to survive

Along with evergreens, several ornamental plants help create festive displays during the holiday months. Poinsettias and holiday cacti are among the most popular, and can be attractive plants for the home and the office if they are properly cared for.

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Easily adaptable: Bulldogs' Clark at home while on the move

LOGANVILLE — The prospect of playing college football is an exciting one to any high school football player.

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Movies for Food campaign helps pantry charities

Pair arrested after marijuana found in car

BUFORD — A faulty tag light led to a traffic stop and a pair of arrests Tuesday, as Gwinnett County police officers said they discovered more than 450 grams of marijuana in the out-of-state vehicle.


Samford’s Smith named second-team All-American

Brenau to offer doctorates

GAINESVILLE — Brenau University is preparing to launch a doctor of nursing program in August and at least two other doctorates as early as 2012.

ROBINSON: WikiLeaks fight turning into assault on First Amendment

The most important legacy of the WikiLeaks affair will almost surely be the rapidly escalating cyberwar that the group’s renegade disclosures have sparked. If you think you’re unaffected by unseen “battles” fought with keystrokes instead of bullets, you’re wrong.

THOMAS: Court rejecting Obamacare a victory for us

The ruling by U.S. District Court Judge Henry E. Hudson that the Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as ‘‘Obamacare,’’ unconstitutionally imposes a requirement that everyone carry health insurance or be taxed for not doing so, has placed the law on legal life support. Ultimately it will be up to the U.S. Supreme Court to either pull the plug on this unaffordable monstrosity, or uphold it and put taxpayers in the equivalent of a persistent vegetative economic state.

Force filling out roster

With training camp less than two months away, the new Georgia Force started building its roster for the 2011 Arena Football League season with the signing of seven offensive linemen Wednesday.