DULUTH -- Dolly Fyffe practiced her swing a couple of times, taking note of wind speed and direction, along with the power she was putting behind her club, before locking in her angle of approach and driving her golf ball into the air.
LAWRENCEVILLE -- Local shoppers say it is sales -- not sales taxes -- that mean the most when back-to-school shopping.
LAWRENCEVILLE -- Federal unemployment insurance benefits are now being paid to 90,994 jobless Georgians, state Labor Commissioner Michael Thurmond announced Thursday.
SUWANEE -- New Jersey's attorney general will not investigate the fatal police shooting this month of an unarmed CEO from Suwanee, officials said Thursday.
LILBURN -- Vernon Jowers awoke last weekend to find graffiti scattered around his Lilburn neighborhood, dismayed, shaking his head.
LAWRENCEVILLE -- Gwinnett-area locations of two major office supplies stores will have events Saturday featuring giveaways and other benefits for teachers.
Southern Community Newspapers Inc., parent company of the Gwinnett Daily Post has hired Robert Granfeldt Jr. to oversee all digital operations of the company's seven newspapers.
LAWRENCEVILLE -- Lilburn officials are contesting last week's tied annexation vote.
BUFORD -- A project created by an eighth-grade Georgia Studies class at Jones Middle School received a Superior ranking at the Project Citizen 2010 National Showcase.
PHOENIX -- Arizona asked an appeals court Thursday to lift a judge's order blocking most of the state's immigration law as the city of Phoenix filled with protesters, including about 50 who were arrested for confronting officers in riot gear.
TEHACHAPI, Calif. -- Weather aided firefighters Thursday as they cut containment lines to encircle two wildfires that have destroyed homes and other buildings in remote California mountain communities.
LOS ANGELES -- Rapper-turned-underwear model-turned-Oscar-nominated actor Mark Wahlberg has been enshrined in the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
On Saturday, my cousin Allison will jump off a perfectly good, dry platform into a tank filled with sharks, giant manta rays and all sorts of other critters.I will not be jumping in with her.
CONYERS -- A 20-year-old and four teens were arrested Thursday night in connection with a gun incident in a south Rockdale County neighborhood.
CONYERS -- A finished playhouse is among the prizes to be raffled off as part of the A.R. "Gus" Barksdale Boys & Girls Club's 27th annual Super Saturday Night fundraiser to be held Aug. 7.
Coaching, especially at the high school level where it's never going to be about getting rich, requires deep reservoirs of passion and compassion and sacrifice.The Cantrell brothers were fortunate to have grown up with two fine examples of those qualities. Adam and Will, now both head coaches in Gwinnett County, learned early and often lessons that convinced schools to trust them to lead programs at young ages.
WASHINGTON -- A House investigatory panel is alleging 13 violations of congressional ethics and federal law statutes by veteran New York Rep. Charles Rangel.
ATLANTA -- A Republican candidate for attorney general has acknowledged an extramarital affair with a former staffer, but says the relationship began after the woman was no longer an employee.
LAWRENCEVILLE -- A Gwinnett County Sheriff's Department deputy is expected to recover following a violent attack by a jail inmate Wednesday evening, authorities said.
BOAZ, Ala. -- Boaz Police Chief Terry Davis says four men and a woman from Huntsville have been arrested in connection with the theft of cell phones from Walmart stores in Georgia and Alabama.
MIDDLETOWN, Del. — A lot of the mail I receive these days reads like this letter from a Milford, Utah, man, who says: “Truly, there is a lot of anger in the land, and one other thing that columnists like you appear to have missed or perhaps are ignoring. That thing is disgust with the obvious, deliberate refusal by elected officials to do their duty and actually represent the will of the people.”
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE NINTH JUDICIAL
SUWANEE — New Jersey’s attorney general will not investigate the fatal police shooting this month of an unarmed CEO from Suwanee, officials said Thursday.
IN THE JUVENILE
NOTICE TO DEBTORS
LAWRENCEVILLE — Most of the fretting before Thursday night’s game at Coolray Field was over struggling Gwinnett Braves pitcher Jose Ortegano, loser of a franchise-record eight straight games.
WASHINGTON -- New jobless claims fell last week for the third time in four weeks but remain elevated.
Mr. Edgar G. "Ed" Lewis, age 76, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Tuesday, July 27, 2010. He was preceded in death by his son, Timothy Grady Lewis; parents, Grady ...
"NANNY" Retha "Nanny" Jane Roberts, age 88 of Flowery Branch, GA passed away July 27, 2010. Arrangements by Memorial Park South Funeral Home and Cemetery, 770-967-5555
Kathy Jo Christopher, age 53 of Duluth, died July 27, 2010. Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Friday July 30, 2010 at Bill Head Funeral Home Duluth Chapel, with ...
Mrs. Betty Clark, age 75, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Wednesday, July 28, 2010. Service and Arrangements will be announced by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and ...
Hannah Rebecca "Becky" Wilson, age 23, of Buford, GA passed away Wednesday July 28, 2010. Funeral Arrangements by Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. 770-945-6924, www.hamiltonmillchapel.com
Mrs. Gail Fleischer, age 64, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Tuesday, July 27, 2010. She is survived by her husband of forty-six years, Ronald Louis Fleischer, Sugar ...
Frances Jo Brady Whitley, age 78 of Auburn, passed away at Landmark Hospital in Athens on Wednesday, July 28, 2010 following an extended illness. Funeral Services will be held at ...