Breaking News

First U.S. Ebola case confirmed September 30, 2014

News for Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Subscribe

All Stories

Tease photo

Phillies complete sweep of Braves

PHILADELPHIA -- Roy Oswalt and a pair of relievers combined on a one-hitter and the NL East-leading Philadelphia Phillies beat Atlanta 1-0 Wednesday night for their 10th straight win, increasing their bulge over the Braves to six games.

Tease photo

Power Hitter: North's Knudsen a threat on court

SUWANEE -- As is the case in baseball and softball, some of the most feared offensive threats in volleyball are the power hitters. North Gwinnett's Kelsea Knudsen definitely fits that description.

Tease photo

HAMMOCK: High school football progress reports as midseason approaches

Region play has barely started, but Friday marks the midpoint of the high school football regular season and that gives us an idea of how most teams are headed at this point. So it's time to hand out progress reports on Gwinnett's teams, looking at how they've fared and what lies ahead.

Tease photo

Power Hitter: North's Knudsen a threat on court

SUWANEE — As is the case in baseball and softball, some of the most feared offensive threats in volleyball are the power hitters.

Testimony: Secretive fling fueled fatal stabbing

LAWRENCEVILLE — Embroiled in the stress of final exams, Mai Nguyen left home the night of Dec. 1 last year for coffee at a Duluth bakery with a fellow college student.

Tease photo

POLITICAL NOTEBOOK: Chambliss and Isakson support flood measure

A year after Georgia’s historic floods, the state’s U.S. senators were glad to take part in the bipartisan passage of a bill to extend the National Flood Insurance Program.

PREP ROUNDUP: Block has winning hit for Panthers

LILBURN — Katie Block’s base hit drove in Mia Marshall for the winning run in Parkview’s 4-3 victory over Hebron on Wednesday.

GWINNETT GAB: Suwanee to hold Korean Festival

Suwanee to hold Korean Festival

No charges in pedestrian death

LAWRENCEVILLE — Police on Wednesday said a 27-year-old pedestrian killed on Pleasant Hill Road this week was likely homeless and was at fault.

Deputies find illegal liquor still

LAWRENCEVILLE — A Lawrenceville man is facing felony charges after sheriff’s deputies discovered an illegal liquor still in his home on Wednesday.

Pride on the line for Wesleyan

With five state championships and titles in the three previous Gwinnett County championships, Wesleyan has been the gold standard among the county’s high school volleyball programs.

Robber hits Duluth bank

DULUTH — Duluth police ask for the public’s help in identifying a note-passing bank robber.

Tease photo

THOMAS: The Obama edition of academic freedom

Raise your hand if you believe government has too little involvement in our lives. Put down your hands, members of the Obama administration.

Cross-dressing men charged with prostitution

NORCROSS — Gwinnett police arrested two men posing as female street-walkers near Norcross this week, an official said.

WORLD IN BRIEF: 25 militants killed during attack on camp

25 militants killed during attack on camp

Tease photo

Jim Hinshaw

Jim Hinshaw, 84, of Winston-Salem, went to be with his Lord on September 19, 2010 at Baptist Hospital. The son of Julius and Mina Hinshaw, Jim was a loving ...

Allen Matheny

Mr. Allen L. Matheny, age 92, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Friday, September 3, 2010. He is survived by his wife of twenty-one years, Judith Anderson Matheny ...

Kelly Eanes

Kelly Graham Eanes age 33 of Grayson, GA, passed away Saturday, September 18, 2010. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville Chapel, 770-962-3100, www.stewartfh.com

John Waggoner

Mr. John Keith Waggoner, age 84, of Dacula, GA passed away on Sunday, September 19, 2010. He is survived by his wife of fifty-four years, Christine Waggoner, Dacula, GA ...

Dorothy Shoemaker

Dorothy Lorraine Shoemaker, age 64 of Winder, GA passed away September 20, 2010. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, 770-867-4553

Elaine Carragher

Elaine Carragher, age 46, of Duluth, GA, passed away September 19, 2010. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, 770-448-5757

Karen Bagnato

Karen Catherine Bagnato, age 31 of Braselton, GA died September 19, 2010. Funeral arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory Duluth Chapel 770-476-2535.

Jim Farmer

James "Jim" Harold Farmer, age 82 of Winder, GA passed away September 19, 2010. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, 770-867-4553

Photos