News for Sunday, June 13, 2010

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Michelle Obama vows to help Camp Pendleton troops

CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. -- First lady Michelle Obama is launching a national challenge for every American to find ways to make life easier for the families of U.S. troops.

Hot weather to continue across Georgia

ATLANTA -- The hot weather that's moved into Georgia is expected to continue for the next few days, and the National Weather Service says it may get even warmer.

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Twice as nice for Atlanta: Glaus hits 2 HRs, Braves win

Atlanta's Troy Glaus hits his 13th and 14th home runs of the season to help beat the Twins and end an 11-game road trip with a victory.

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NASCAR: Hamlin cruises to 5th win of season in Michigan

Denny Hamlin keeps cooking on Sundays, getting his second straight victory in a grand-slam effort at Michigan International Speedway.

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Westwood wins 2nd PGA title in playoff

It took a sudden-death playoff, but Englishman Lee Westwood takes home the St. Jude Classic trophy.

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U.S. goalie questionable for next game

U.S. Goalkeeper Tim Howard is questionable after a possible rib injury suffered against England.

John Manikowski

John Manikowski, age 20, of Covington, formally of Loganville passed away Friday, June 11, 2010. Funeral services will be 2 PM Monday, June 14, 2010 in the Loganville chapel of ...

Ruth O'dene Mills

Mrs. Ruth O'dene “Dene” Mills of Loganville, GA, formerly of Owensboro 74, passed 10 June 2010 after a long and valiant fight with cancer. She was a former ...

Earl Dockery

Earl Dockery, age 80 of Madison, GA passed away June 11, 2010. Arrangements by Carter Funeral Home of Winder 770-867-1361

Timothy Ring

Timothy Ring, age 43, of Bethlehem, GA died June 11, 2010. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service LLC, Lawrenceville Chapel, 770-963-2411 www.wagesfuneralhome.com

Kathy Armstrong

Kathy Ann Armstrong, age 51, of Loganville passed away Friday, June 11, 2010. A Memorial Service will be held 7 P.M., Monday, June 14, 2010 at Hickory Grove Baptist Church ...

Carolyne Esco

Mrs. Carolyne M. Esco, age 79, of Winder, GA, passed away June 11, 2010. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, Memory Chapel 770-867-4553

Cora Salter

Cora Lee Salter, age 87, of Auburn, GA passed away Friday June 11, 2010. Funeral Arrangements by Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. 770-945-6924, www.hamiltonmillchapel.com

Geneva Martin

Mrs. Geneva Lynn Martin, age 85, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, June 11, 2010. She was preceded in death by: husband, Leonard Gladstone Martin. She is survived by ...

Ruth Knutsen

Ruth Wellborn Jones Knutsen was born in Savannah, GA on January 15, 1922 and left for her eternal home on June 11, 2010. She also called Macon, Columbus, Atlanta, Stone ...

Jack Mcelroy

Jack McElroy, age 84 of Grayson, GA passed away June 11, 2010. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200

Vivian Thornton

Mrs. Vivian Pugh Thornton, age 91, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, June 11, 2010. She was preceded in death by: husband, R. W. Thornton; son, Douglas W. Thornton ...

Michelle Foster

Michelle Harrison Foster, age 41 of Loganville passed away Friday June 11, 2010 reaching her final victory over breast cancer. Funeral Services will be held at 2 PM, Monday June ...

Gerda Berg

Gerda H. Berg age 82 of Buford passed Saturday June 5, 2010. Funeral Service will be held at 6PM Sunday June 13, 2010 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart ...

Elmer Ethridge

Mr. Elmer F. Ethridge, age 87, of Hoschton, GA passed away on Friday, June 11, 2010. He is survived by: wife of sixty-two years, Betty Cowart Ethridge, Hoschton, GA ...

Lois Gunter

Lois Estelle Hannah Gunter 92 of Lawrenceville, GA, born March 23, 1918 in Gwinnett Co. passed away June 12, 2010. She is preceded in death by her parents Sylvester Hannah ...

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