News for Sunday, June 6, 2010

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MARAN: Stimulus to help home market, boost local spending

Last month, the Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce joined dozens of public and private sector partners to launch Let's Do Business Gwinnett, an unprecedented economic stimulus plan for Gwinnett County designed to assist homeowners, small businesses, and the construction and real estate industries by stabilizing housing prices and stimulating local consumer, business and public sector spending.

G-Braves' Parr has elbow surgery

G-Braves' Parr has elbow surgery

G-Braves' Parr has elbow surgery

LAWRENCEVILLE – James Parr bypassed surgery last season and was able to return to the mound. But the Gwinnett Braves’ opening night starter wasn’t able to avoid it this year.

BRODER: Obama must keep his promise to save America's schools

While the nation remains preoccupied by the drama of the oil leak in the Gulf, which consumes an inordinate portion of time and attention in the media, a struggle of potentially greater consequence for most American families is taking place with far less publicity.

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Mary Ina Rissanen

Mary Ina Rissanen, age 79, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family on Friday June 4, 2010. She was a loving wife of 56 years, dedicated mother of eight, grandmother of ...

Josie Lowry

Josie “Pickens” Lowry, age 66, was gloriously liberated from her wheelchair and reunited with her twin sister Earnestine and her Savior Jesus on Friday, June 4, 2010 at ...

John Parshall, Jr.

John N. Parshall, Jr., age 65 of Lawrenceville, GA passed away Saturday, June 5, 2010. Arrangements handled by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville, Georgia. 770-962-3100 www.stewartfh.com

Thomas Haugh

Thomas Haugh, age 53, beloved husband of Terry Haugh and father of Janine, Angela, and Christie, died in a motor vehicle accident on Thursday, June 3rd in Suwanee, GA. Also ...

Gregory Catinella

Gregory R. Catinella, of Lawrenceville, Georgia, passed away on June 1, 2010. He is predeceased by his father, Robert Catinella. Survivors include mother, Mary Catinella of Cumming, GA, son, Rory ...

Susan Austin

Susan Ann Austin, age 54 of Lawrenceville, died Saturday, June 5, 2010 at home with family and loved ones. Funeral Services will be held at Wages and Son on Monday ...

Nathaniel Brown, Sr.

Nathaniel Brown, Sr., age 65, of Lawrenceville, GA died June 4, 2010. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service LLC, Lawrenceville Chapel, 770-963-2411 www.wagesfuneralhome.com

Gerda Berg

Gerda Berg, age 82 passed away Saturday, June 5, 2010. Arrangements handled by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville, Georgia. 770-962-3100 www.stewartfh.com

Arlene Onesto

Arlene Onesto, age 72 of Snellville, GA passed away June 5, 2010. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200

Anthony Dodd

Anthony Dwayne Dodd, age 29 of Lawrenceville, GA passed away May 28, 2010. Arrangements by Byars Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Cumming, GA, 678-455-5815. www.byarsfuneralhome.com

Millard Yancey

Millard Yancey, age 72 of Monroe, GA, passed away June 4, 2010. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home Monroe Chapel, 770-267-2594 www.stewartfh.com

Harold Wages

Harold Wages, age 77 of Winder, GA passed away Saturday, June 5, 2010. Arrangements handled by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville, Georgia. 770-962-3100 www.stewartfh.com

Jesse Mcdaniel

Jesse “Ted” McDaniel, age 95, of Winder, GA, passed away June 4, 2010. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, Memory Chapel 770-867-4553

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