News for Monday, November 15, 2010

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Adam Cooper

Adam Anthony Cooper age 29 of Dacula, GA, went to be with his Lord on Saturday, November 13, 2010. He is survived by his wife Jennifer "Nikki" Cooper, son, Aiden ...

E. B. Mccoy

E. B. "Mac" McCoy, age 88 of Lilburn, GA passed away November 15, 2010. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Snellville Chapel, 770-979-5010 www.stewartfh.com

Joseph Reznicek

Mr. Joseph F. Reznicek age 86 of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Saturday, November 13, 2010. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral ...

Margarete Purcell

Margarete Lewis Purcell age 95 of Lawrenceville, GA passed away Sunday, November 14, 2010. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville Chapel 770-962-3100 www.stewartfh.com

Raymond Hsu

Raymond Chen Huan Hsu, age 87 of Alpharetta, GA passed away November 12, 2010. Arrangements by Byars Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Cumming, GA, 678-455-5815. www.byarsfuneralhome.com

Harry Moore

Harry H. Moore age 48 of Lawrenceville, GA passed away Saturday, November 13, 2010. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville Chapel 770-962-3100 www.stewartfh.com

Frances Miller

Frances Kell Miller, age 64, passed away November 12, 2010. Arrangements by Byars Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Cumming, GA, 678-455-5815. www.byarsfuneralhome.com

Mary Friedman

Mrs. Mary Smith Friedman age 87 of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, November 13, 2010. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral ...

Howard Dills, Jr.

Howard James Dills Jr., 47, of Buford passed away Saturday November 13, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Funeral services will be held Tuesday November 16 ...

Clementina Mejia

Clementina Mejia, age 91 of Doraville, GA, passed away November 14, 2010. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, 770-448-5757

Marion Love, Rn

Marion Elizabeth Lovern, age 70 of Dacula, died November 14, 2010. Arrangements pending with Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory Duluth Chapel 770-476-2535.

Jimmy Dutton

Jimmy Christopher Dutton, age 37, of Loganville, GA, died November 14, 2010. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Monroe Chapel 770-466-1544 www.stewartfh.com

Harrilee Santoro

Harrilee Santoro, age 67 of Lawrenceville, GA passed away November 14, 2010. Arrangements by Byars Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Cumming, GA, 678-455-5815. www.byarsfuneralhome.com

Velda King

Velda Ann King, age 77, of Winder, GA passed away November 12, 2010. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, 770-867-4553

Gene Martin

Mr. Gene Martin, age 80, of Hoschton, GA passed away November 14, 2010. Arrangements by Carter Funeral Home of Winder 770/867-1361

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Sommers time: Senior aims to lead Hawks to big season

The gift of art came early to Sommers Creed, a young clone of her mother, Heidi. Art is one of the Mill Creek senior's major passions, anything from drawing and painting to sculpture, photography and jewelry making. The fondness comes directly from years of at-home projects with Heidi, a longtime art teacher who now works at Jones Middle School.

Driver charged in teen's Sunday death

LAWRENCEVILLE — A 23-year-old Valdosta man faces vehicular homicide and other charges after police say he caused a Sunday afternoon wreck that killed a Suwanee man.

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THE BLITZ: Gwinnett flexes in first round of playoffs

I like to think Gwinnett County has the best football in Georgia. Some people might argue that, considering Gwinnett hasn't won a Class AAAAA state title since 2002. (Those people are also below the gnat line.)

WORLD IN BRIEF: Karzai remarks raise questions about war

Karzai remarks raise questions about war

Ties run thick between Hawks, Comets

Only a head football coach really understands the demands of the job.

County's best in softball honored

State fastpitch softball champions Buford and Collins Hill were well-represented Monday night as the Gwinnett County Diamond Club handed out its season-ending awards.

NATION IN BRIEF: Trial ordered for man accused of drowning toddlers

Trial ordered for man accused of drowning toddlers

Fire damages Peachtree Corners home

NORCROSS — An outdoor fireplace could be to blame in a Saturday night fire at a large home in the 5100 block of Creek Walk Circle N.W. in Norcross, officials said.

City administrator brings experience to city of Winder

WINDER — Donald Toms is rolling up his sleeves and taking a hands-on role in managing the business of the city of Winder.

SWIM ROUNDUP: Freshmen set records in Lions' first meet

Freshman swimmers Carrington BeVier and Savannah Ruedt broke school records this past weekend as Peachtree Ridge won its season-opening meet with Grayson and Archer.

Grayson continues to finalize amendment

GRAYSON — The Grayson City Council continued its work to finalize a new City Charter Amendment on Monday night in preparation for sending it to the Georgia General Assembly in January for approval.

PEOPLE IN BRIEF: NY judge nixes Douglas ex's 'Wall Street' suit

NY judge nixes Douglas ex’s ‘Wall Street’ suit

GCPS saves millions with AAA bond rating

SUWANEE — It pays to have a good reputation.

Charges possible in cyclist's death

DACULA — Gwinnett police on Monday said charges are possible in the ongoing investigation of a bicyclist’s death near Dacula last week.

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