Mary Virginia Wolfe Austin, age 86, died peacefully on December 4, 2010 at her place of residence at Lanier Village Estates in Gainesville, GA. Mary Virginia was born in Atlanta ...
Mrs. Ellen Nelson Byrd, age 91, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Sunday, December 5, 2010. She was preceded in death by her husband of seventy-two years, Don R ...
Bonnie Rowlenson Lyle age 62 of Lawrenceville, GA passed away Wednesday, December 8, 2010. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville Chapel 770-962-3100 www.stewartfh.com
Mr. Willie J. Long, age 72 of Jefferson, GA who passed away on December 7, 2010. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson, 706-367-5467. www.evansfuneralhomeinc.com
Dixie Haney Phillips, age 83, of Dacula, Georgia entered into rest on December 7, 2010, at her home surrounded by her devoted family. She is survived by four daughters, Helen ...
Karen Jean Stansbury Delatos Woods age 45 of Laurel, MD passed away suddenly on December 6, 2010. Funeral arrangements will be announced in the days to come.
Mr. Boyd Michael Jordan, age 65 of Maysville, GA who passed away on December 8, 2010. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson, 706-367-5467. www.evansfuneralhomeinc.com
Evelyn Bess Spain, age 88 of Dacula, passed away Wednesday, December 8, 2010. Funeral Services will be held 2 PM Friday, December 10, 2010 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim ...
Mrs. Veronica Elinski age 49 of Hoschton, passed away Monday, December 6, 2010. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA 30548, 706-654-0966 www.lawsonfuneralhome.org
Charline W. Wall, age 88, of Statham, GA passed away December8, 2010. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, 770-867-4553
Egypt: 1 shark caught, another still at large
The ‘‘grand bargain’’ agreed to by the White House to preserve the Bush-era tax rates, extend unemployment insurance for another year and reduce the payroll tax for 2011 doesn’t get to the heart of the country’s main financial problem: overspending.
The Atlanta Track Club honored the top high school cross country athletes and coaches in Georgia with a Tuesday banquet at the Westminster Schools.
While the chairman’s race garnered six candidates, there were a few people who were expected to throw their names in the hat who decided against a campaign.
DULUTH — The city of Duluth held a meeting for homeowner’s associations Wednesday, discussing recent crime increases and what the Police Department is doing about it.
LAKE LANIER — Seven miles of holiday-themed light displays once again adorn Lake Lanier Islands Resort.
LAWRENCEVILLE — An alert staff member at a Lawrenceville assisted living center kept a small fire from spreading Tuesday night, officials said.
BUFORD — During its decade of dominance over Class AA football in Georgia since 2000, Buford has had many different trademarks.
Venture Sports hosts Toys for Tots
SNELLVILLE — A Gwinnett teen has been charged with running over about two dozen mailboxes in Snellville and Loganville neighborhoods during an after-party vandalism spree, police said.
It hasn’t taken me this long to come to my conclusion on Cam Newton, the quarterback. It has just taken me this long to arrive at how to say it.
When Richard Schumacher took over the Meadowcreek wrestling program last season, he knew it would be a challenge.
LAWRENCEVILLE — More students passed the Georgia High School Writing Test this year, with 94 percent of all students in the state meeting or exceeding standards on the assessment.
NORCROSS — The Atlanta Tennis Championships announced Tuesday that the 2011 professional tournament will be held at the Racquet Club of the South in Norcross.
LAWRENCEVILLE — A natural gas leak temporarily closed one lane of Scenic Highway during rush hour Wednesday, after a construction crew hit a gas line with a bulldozer.
The Atlanta Tipoff Club announced its early season all-metro team, with a large contingent of Gwinnett players, on Wednesday.
Ben Bernanke may or may not succeed in saving the economy, but at least he has the courage to try — and the honesty to tell the truth. The same cannot be said of our elected officials. Congress is buried under a crushing surplus of cynicism, while the White House seems paralyzed by a deficit of courage.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The Doors’ Jim Morrison will get a posthumous pardon today for an indecent exposure conviction in Florida that resulted when the late singer pulled what a bandmate called ‘‘a mind trip on the audience, and they totally fell for it.’’