An Army psychiatrist who went on a shooting rampage at Fort Hood still had nearly 200 rounds of ammunition and a second gun in his pockets when he was shot by police, a military court heard Wednesday.
DULUTH -- Metro Atlanta's fate could take a dramatic swing in just a few weeks in the summer of 2012, noted Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce's Demming Bass.
A psychiatrist said the Connecticut man convicted in a deadly home invasion told him he wanted to take the stand and encourage a jury to give him the death sentence.
NORCROSS -- The city of Norcross is planning to make its newest parking lot less of an eyesore and more green than gray.
LAWRENCEVILLE -- The Gwinnett County Sheriff's Office is warning the public that an e-mail being circulated about a purported new trend in gang activity is not actually its doing.
LAWRENCEVILLE -- The Conyers man suspected of killing another man and leaving his body in Lawrenceville earlier this week turned himself in at a DeKalb County hospital Wednesday, officials said.
Iraqi officials said gunmen have stormed the home of a policeman in northern Iraq, killing him and four members of his family.
WINDER -- Firefighter veteran Mike Page will be remembered by his Barrow brethren as a ground-breaker. Literally.
Actress Gwyneth Paltrow will be taking the stage at next month's Country Music Association Awards -- as a performer.
Susan Norris lit the fireworks in the first game, but Game 2 was the third baseman's finale. Norris hit a grand slam in Brookwood's opening-game, five-inning 9-0 romp of Mill Creek in the sweet sixteen of the state Class AAAAA softball tournament.
Astronomers believe they've found the oldest thing they've ever seen in the universe: It's a galaxy far, far away from a time long, long ago.
LAWRENCEVILLE -- An intoxicated Lawrenceville man was arrested on a series of charges last week after reportedly weaving a false story about moustachioed Mexican robbers to explain the concealed weapon he was carrying.
It wasn't difficult to tell which team was the postseason veteran and which the newcomer in the second-round Class AAAAA series between top-ranked Collins Hill and Archer.
SUWANEE -- The Gwinnett County Board of Education will be asked Thursday to vote on its legislative priorities for the upcoming year.
After easily eliminating its first two opponents in the Class AA softball playoffs, Buford now faces a formidable challenge -- not losing momentum during eight days off before its sixth straight appearance in the elite eight tournament at the Columbus Softball Complex beginning Oct. 28.
A political adviser has tossed a new name into the Gwinnett chairman's race, and she already has some momentum.
When freshman MacKenzie Tuttle hit a home run to pad the lead, it looked like Providence Christian had done all it needed to do to earn a return trip to Columbus for the state softball tournament next week. George Walton Academy had other ideas, though.
Parkview came back from a 13-0 drubbing to beat Lassiter 6-0 in Game 2 of their second-round Class AAAAA playoff series Wednesday.
Last fall, several county agents in areas northeast of metro Atlanta began receiving phone calls from homeowners observing small insects congregating in large numbers on the sides of their homes. They were also found in high concentrations in nearby kudzu patches.
Sometimes I miss the old days, when the running game ruled in Gwinnett County. If you consider the old days 1997, when I covered my first football game for this newspaper.
South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier said backup tailback and Brookwood grad Kenny Miles will start for the 19th-ranked Gamecocks on Saturday against Vanderbilt in place of injured freshman Marcus Lattimore.
Tyler Myers and Cody McCormick scored early in the second period, and Ryan Miller made 17 saves to help the Buffalo Sabres end a five-game winless streak with a 4-1 victory over the Atlanta Thrashers on Wednesday night.
WINDER — A school bus driver and three students were taken to a hospital for treatment of minor injuries after a vehicle rear-ended a Barrow County school bus.
President Barack Obama reminds me of the type of man so many single women complain about on a date. He only wants to talk about himself: ‘‘But enough about me, now what do you think about me?’’
SUWANEE — The Gwinnett County Board of Education will be asked Thursday to vote on its legislative priorities for the upcoming year.
LAWRENCEVILLE — The Conyers man suspected of killing another man and leaving his body in Lawrenceville earlier this week turned himself in at a DeKalb County hospital Wednesday, officials said.
LAWRENCEVILLE — The Gwinnett County Sheriff’s Office is warning the public that an e-mail being circulated about a purported new trend in gang activity is not actually its doing.
Fair is foul, and foul is fair. There’s something witchy in the air.
Norcross High Foundation hosts input meeting
NORCROSS — Gwinnett County fire investigators made an arrest in a Norcross vehicle arson case last Wednesday night, citing the suspect’s motive as revenge.
Josephine Fisher, age 79, of Lawrenceville, Ga, died October 17, 2010. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200 www.wagesfuneralhome.com
William "Mac" McCluskey, age 87, of Snellville, Ga, died October 17, 2010. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200 www.wagesfuneralhome.com
Sharon Ross, age 64, of Stone Mountain, Ga, died October 17, 2010. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200 www.wagesfuneralhome.com
Fonville McWhorter age 82 of Lawrenceville, GA passed away October 17, 2010. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service LLC, Lawrenceville Chapel, 770-963-2411 www.wagesfuneralhome.com
Hubert H. Spinks, age 85 of Doraville, GA, passed away October 18, 2010. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, 770-448-5757
Michael Larry Page age 63 of Winder, GA passed away October 18, 2010. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, 770-867-4553
Al Burns, age 64 of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away Sunday, October 17, 2010. He is survived by his children Erik Burns and his wife Tonya of Lawrenceville, GA., Stephanie Sperry ...
Mr. Lloyd Wayne Denton age 60 of Monroe, passed away Monday, October 18, 2010. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA 30548, 706-654-0966 www.lawsonfuneralhome.org