BUFORD -- A lightning strike may be the cause of a fire that displaced a family of four Friday night.
DULUTH -- Members of the Gwinnett Sheriff's Fugitive Unit apprehended a teen wanted in Duluth for armed robbery Friday.
LAWRENCEVILLE -- A Gwinnett organizations is collecting book bags filled with school supplies for the children it serves.
LAWRENCEVILLE -- Construction could clog Ga. Highway 316 this weekend.
BUFORD -- Two teenage car thieves were outgunned this week when they tried to escape an off-duty officer, search dogs and a police helicopter, authorities said Friday.
ATLANTA -- Lawrenceville resident Steve Santhuff has a degree in -- and a passion for -- zoology. He's recognized as one of the foremost caretakers and breeders of rare map turtles in the United States, his attorney said.
LILBURN -- Last January, Lilburn officials proposed an annexation plan that would have doubled both the city's population and area.
BUFORD -- An overturned tractor-trailer left its driver trapped inside and closed down all lanes of Interstate 85 North near Hamilton Mill Road Friday afternoon.
George Bujoreanu and Shawn Giles blend in with the kids at the swimming pool with their big smiles and goggles around their necks.
LAWRENCEVILLE -- For the past few years, American politics has been frustrating for conservatives.
BERKELEY LAKE -- The city of Berkeley Lake has outlawed the feeding of wildlife.
NEW ORLEANS -- In a nail-biting day across the Gulf Coast, engineers struggled to make sense of puzzling pressure readings from the bottom of the sea Friday, trying to determine whether BP's capped oil well was holding tight or in danger of springing a new leak.
SUWANEE -- Tea party officials debunked the NAACP's allegations of racism Friday with a press conference with one of the most outspoken black activists in Georgia, Herman Cain.
MIAMI -- Without saying a word, the teenager accused in a two-year string of sometimes shoeless burglaries and other crimes that helped him gain international notoriety as the ''Barefoot Bandit'' agreed Friday to return to Washington state to face federal charges.
NEW YORK -- Justin Bieber's music video for ''Baby'' is the most-watched video ever on YouTube.
NEW YORK -- For anyone who has ever thought Charles Dickens was lurking inside his or her prose, a new website claims it can find your inner author.
An Atlanta Fire United teammate passed the soccer ball ahead into open space, close enough that Avery Neel could give it a serious chase but a little too long for her to make a play on it.
Mill Creek grad Kevin Lee enjoyed his first experience in the U.S. Junior Amateur Championship, but he's hoping for a little more this summer.
Around the loop at the far end of St. Andrews, shots at the mercy of a vicious wind were flying in every direction as Rory McIlroy, Tiger Woods and so many others struggled to survive in the British Open.
You're sooo special.
If you're like me, you probably enjoy handing out advice, both solicited and unsolicited. After all, those of us who have vast life experiences owe it to those with less experience to share our wisdom.
When voters choose the Republican nominee to replace long-serving U.S. Rep. John Linder, they may have his trademark Fair Tax proposal in mind.
Gov. Sonny Perdue recently announced the names of 131 teachers who have earned the Master Teacher certification this year, a designation based on appreciable gains in student achievement. Of those, 19 work for Gwinnett County Public Schools.
The Gwinnett County Public Library's summer reading program is winding down but won't end without a big hurrah -- island-themed magic shows.
Barrow County Emergency Services is offering special blue address signs online that make finding homes and businesses easier for responders in emergencies.
A Suwanee deputy chief has been honored by the Georgia Police Accreditation Coalition, received her award for her nearly two decades of service assisting law agencies across the state.
The city of Sugar Hill is hosting a party Wednesday at E.E. Robinson Park to welcome the Southern Baptist Convention's World Changers.
Gwinnett's newest Community Improvement District is tackling its first major project.
To find themselves, some people cycle across country or backpack through Europe or climb the Himalayas.
I really enjoyed reading Todd Cline's July 7 column about the Newcomer's Guide, which lists 101 things every Gwinnettian should see or do. I went over the list, approved of everything on it, then decided to follow up on suggestion number 101, which invites readers to visit the Daily Post's website and submit ideas of their own. Only I'm going to list them in my own column space.
WASHINGTON -- Earthquakes are so rare in the Washington area that even a geology student wasn't quite sure what was going on when a minor one hit early Friday. Was it a truck passing by? A low-flying plane?
CUPERTINO, Calif. -- Apple Inc. will give free protective cases to buyers of its latest iPhone to alleviate the so-called "death grip" problem in which holding the phone with a bare hand can muffle the wireless signal.
I am unalterably, unequivocally, and un-any other word you can conjure up opposed to school vouchers. I consider them somewhere south of Gov. George E. Perdue’s beloved horse barn that got tanked earlier this year.
Bieber’s ‘Baby’ most-watched YouTube video
You’re sooo special.
Drug cartel uses car bomb
‘Barefoot Bandit’ soon headed to Washington
I have met many who share Thomas Bardugon's thoughts (“Hammer and sickle is a perfect symbol for Obama,” July 14, Page 8A) and many whose views are so diametrically opposed to his as to think they live in alternate universes. Indeed, we are becoming a nation of ideologues.
Local receives Girl Scout volunteer honor
Billy and Kathy Barnes of Lilburn announce the engagement of their daughter Sarah Ann Barnes of Canton to Jeffrey James Medley of Dallas, Ga., son of Omer and Patty Medley of Dallas, Ga.
You know that the Democratic Party is worried about the Tea Party Patriots when it has its attack dog, the NAACP, attack Americans who support the tea party. The NAACP has always been under the control of the Democratic Party and has long been an obedient lapdog. Or is it the NAACP that controls the Democratic Party?
My world is not as bright as it was when I went to bed Thursday evening. B.C. Crowell died Friday morning.
Barry and Sharon Katz of Lawrenceville announce the engagement of their daughter Shani Katz of New York to Steven Wilkes of New York, son of Dr. Harold and Donna Wilkes of Cheshire, Conn.
DULUTH — The Gwinnett Gladiators added two rookie defensemen to the roster, signing Cody Brookwell and Pat Bowen from the college ranks Friday.
Mike McDuffie, age 58, of Duluth, GA, passed away July 15, 2010. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, 770-448-5757
Cpl. Joseph Cason Lowry Jr., USMC, age 25 of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away July 14, 2010. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville Chapel, 770-962-3100, www.stewartfh.com
Kathrine Gail Bearden Burner, 73, of Lawrenceville, died July 13, 2010. She is survived by her son, Jeffery Eugene Bearden Sr.; grandchildren, Jesse Roosevelt Bearden III and Jeffery Eugene Jr ...
Gola Norman, age 98, of Lilburn, GA passed away July 15, 2010. Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Inc., Lilburn/Tucker Chapel (770) 564-2726.
Pauline Malcom, age 84 of Social Circle, GA, passed away July 15, 2010. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home Monroe Chapel, 770-267-2594 www.stewartfh.com
Margaret Phillips Downs, age 90, of Tucker (Gwinnett County), Ga., died Wednesday evening, July 14, 2010. Her funeral will be Saturday, July 17, 2010, at 11 am in the Bill ...
Mr. Byron Bud Hopkins, age 77, of Dacula, GA passed away on Wednesday, July 14, 2010. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by: Junior E. Flanigan of ...
Johnnie Jones, age 62 of Norcross, GA, passed away July 14, 2010. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville Chapel, 770-962-3100, www.stewartfh.com
Eli Aiden Adams, infant son of Mark Alan and Heather Marie Adams, age 0 of Suwanee, GA, passed away July 14, 2010. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville Chapel ...
Rev. Henry Evans, age 84 of Winder, GA. Arrangements by Carter Funeral Home of Winder 770-867-1361