News for Saturday, November 27, 2010


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Daniel Sullo

Daniel  Shane Sullo of Loganville, GA died Wednesday November 24, 2010.  He was born on January 18, 1987 in Decatur, GA to James and Caron Carson Sullo.  ...

Ellen Baker

Ellen Floyd Baker, age 97, of Watkinsville, GA passed away November 25, 2010. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, 770-867-4553

William E. Shubert

Mr. William E. "Bill" Shubert, age 82, of Hartwell, GA died Friday, November 26, 2010 at Hart Care Center. Arrangements by Strickland Funeral Home, Hartwell Chapel (706) 376-3901

David Raines

Mr. David C. Raines, age 77 of Flowery Branch, GA passed away November 26, 2010. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home ...

Chris Smith

Mr. Chris M. Smith, age 36, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Thursday, November 25, 2010. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, George and Vivian McClung; and ...

William Bowman

William Allen Bowman, age 80 of Snellville, GA passed away November 24, 2010. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Snellville Chapel, 770-979-5010

Katron Sosebee

Katron Arthur Sosebee, age 81, of Lilburn, passed away on Thursday, November 25, 2010. The funeral will be at 2:00 PM on Monday, November 29, 2010 at Bill Head Funeral ...

Gordon Maner

Gordon David Maner, age 55, of Grayson passed away November 17, 2010. He is survived by his wife, Michelle Herod Maner; son Jonathon Maner; daughter, Rebecca Maner; and brother, Richard ...

Margaret Coker

Margaret Knight Coker, 83, of Lawrenceville, passed away Friday, November 26, 2010. She was a loving Wife, Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother and Sister. Margaret is survived by her husband of ...

Herbert Haney

Mr. Herbert Eugene Haney, age 76, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Friday, November 26, 2010. He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Ella Fraiser Haney ...

Annette Clower

Annette Pate Clower, age 90, of Snellville, Georgia, entered into rest November 26, 2010, at her home, surrounded by her adoring family. She is survived by three sons, W. Emmett ...

James Gilreath

James H. (Bud) Gilreath, age 76, of Winder, GA passed away November 25, 2010. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, 770-867-4553

Montine Moore

BO" Mrs. Montine "Bo" Buice Moore, age 78, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Friday, November 26, 2010. She was preceded in death by her husband, Everett Moore; children ...

Merodeen Kristjanson

Merodeen Stewart Kristjanson, age 71 of Sugar Hill, GA died Thursday, November 25, 2010. Funeral Arrangements by Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. 770-945-6924,

Johnnie Summers

Mrs. Johnnie Summers, age 82, of Winder, GA passed away November 25, 2010. Arrangements by Carter Funeral Home of Winder 770/867-1361

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Trial for man charged with killing gangster to begin this week

The trial for a young Lawrenceville man charged with the 2008 murder of a well-known gangster is scheduled to begin this week.

KING: DREAM Act another attempt at amnesty

The majority of Americans who breathed an exhausted sigh of relief when the elections were over have a nasty surprise in store. With the help of the liberal, semi-honest national media, the Obama-Reid-Pelosi cabal is planning an after-Thanksgiving amnesty for about 2 million illegal aliens.

PEOPLE IN BRIEF: Willie Nelson charged with pot possession

SIERRA BLANCA, Texas — A U.S. Border Patrol spokesman said country singer Willie Nelson was charged with marijuana possession after 6 ounces was found aboard his tour bus in Texas.

YOUTH ROUNDUP: Atlanta Fire United silver wins title

The Atlanta Fire United U10 boys silver team won the Cup Division at the United Futbol Academy Fall Classic.

Seafood sellers serve up celebrities to swell their sales

PORTLAND, Maine — Whether it’s East Coast swordfish, Alaska king crab or Louisiana shrimp, seafood sellers have their own hook to pump up sales: a celebrity.

Sauer's magical moves give Gladiators win

DULUTH — Coming off a 1-0 shutout win in South Carolina a night earlier, Gwinnett Gladiators’ goalie Billy Sauer showed the home crowd some of those same spectacular moves.

Norcross' Lamb signs with Manhattan

Norcross grad Zach Lamb, currently playing at Miami-Dade College, has signed a letter of intent to play basketball for Manhattan College.

PREP ROUNDUP: Archer wrestling stays undefeated

COVINGTON — Archer improved to 9-0 after winning the Newton County Ram Dual tournament on Wednesday.

Turnout expected to be low at runoff Tuesday

Few people are expected to participate in Tuesday’s election runoff.

WORLD IN BRIEF: Cargo plane crashes in Pakistan

KARACHI, Pakistan — A cargo plane crashed into a housing complex in Pakistan’s largest city soon after takeoff Sunday, setting off a huge blaze. The aircraft had eight crew on board, the civil aviation authority said,

O'REILLY: The unlimited borrowing is not sustainable

Be thankful this holiday weekend that you don’t live in Ireland or Greece. Those countries are in very bad economic shape and have to take bailout money from other countries just to survive. There are riots in the streets, and fear and loathing are on display. The luck of the Irish has run out, and Zorba the Greek is broke. What happened?

NATION IN BRIEF: Black Friday retail sales up

NEW YORK — Shoppers crowded stores on Black Friday but spent only a little more than last year on the traditional start of the holiday shopping season, data released Saturday shows.

BRODER: GOP should trust but verify to test Obama

Suppose he is serious.