Economist says Atlanta recovery tied to transportation tax vote
Former judge to run for another seat on the bench.
Former commissioner listed less than $50,000 in assets
Governor celebrates opening of Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas' Norcross headquarters.
Carbon dioxide leak originated from drink fountain
Family reports that recovery is likely for elderly couple plowed by car.
Duo believed responsible for at least four robberies in metro area
The Association of Educational Publishers has inducted Suwanee resident Paul McFall into its hall of fame.
A charity soccer game on Saturday will benefit the family of the Late Glen Walker.
Chamber names nine winners of inaugural awards
The Grayson students that made a popular YouTube rap video earlier this year have made another.
New construction, renovation combined for $12-million project
Governor celebrates opening of Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas' Norcross headquarters.
FLOWERY BRANCH -- Julio Jones is ready to give the Atlanta Falcons another breakout game.. The NFL's No. 6 overall draft pick will have another chance Sunday when the Falcons (7-5) visit Carolina (4-8), but Jones believes he's barely tapped his potential in his rookie season. Injuries to both hamstrings
A look at Thursday's Gwinnett Prep action.
The coaches selected the best in Gwinnett high school football
Gladiators allow two third-period goals in loss.
Mark Moon, 35, is the offensive line coach for the state-bound Grayson Rams. A graduate of Bowden High School, Moon was a state title as a player when he was a sophomore and has been on the Grayson staff for 11 of the team's 12 years.. In this installment
CANTON -- A 20-year-old maintenance worker is being held in isolation and without bond on a murder charge at a north Georgia jail in the beating death of 7-year-old Jorelys Rivera, authorities said Thursday.. Ryan Brunn, who lived and worked at the apartment complex where the
15 elementary schoolers do some Christmas shopping with Snellville police officers
NORCROSS -- While Gwinnett's HOT lanes have reached their capacity, Gov. Nathan Deal said he is still concerned about the congestion caused by the conversion of the carpool lanes on Interstate 85.. Deal spoke about the toll lanes at a Norcross business opening Thursday, saying he learned that the lanes
Carver-Columbus coach Dell McGee gives his insights on the Buford-Calhoun state finals matchup.
Brookwood will go for its third tournament win this season when it hosts the Brookwood Invitational this weekend.
Buford's senior class is one of the most decorated to ever come through the school.
Buford and Calhoun will play for the Class AA state title.
MACON -- Prosecutors will seek the death penalty for the suspect accused of killing Mercer University law school graduate Lauren Giddings.. The Macon Telegraph reported that prosecutors filed a notice of their intention to seek the death penalty in Bibb County Superior Court on Thursday morning.. The suspect, 26-year
A look at certain pages of the Daily Post on Thursday would quickly bring you to the depths of despair. Lead on 11A: A 20-year-old maintenance worker is arrested, accused of sexually assaulting, stabbing and beating to death a 7-year-old girl and then throwing her body in the trash. Below that: Jerry Sandusky, the former Penn State coach already facing numerous counts of child molestation, is back in jail (and is now out again) after more alleged victims came forward, one describing in testimony events so horrific that it's nearly impossible not to cry when reading.
WASHINGTON — I guess I was wrong. I thought Republicans surely would have come to their senses by now. Instead, they seem to be rushing deeper into madness.With less than a month to go before the Iowa caucuses, Mitt Romney, the candidate shown by
Christmas shopping can turn a holiday mood blue.
Students from more than 30 elementary schools in north metro Atlanta are joining together Saturday and Sunday to offer a free concert at the Gwinnett Gladiators games.
Michael Clark reviews the latest NC-17 movie, "Shame."
37 Main. 37 E. Main St., Buford. 678-288-2030. www.37main.com-- Today: Aclarion. -- Dec. 16: Reason Y. -- Dec. 17: Zoso40 Watt Club. 285 W. Washington St., Athens. 706-549-7871. www.40watt.com-- Wednesday: WoodsArena at Gwinnett Center. 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth. 770-813-7500. www.gwinnettcenter.com-- Tuesday: Star 94's Jingle Jam with Daughtry, The
Michael Clark reviews the new star-studded movie, "New Year's Eve."
ArtWorks! Gwinnett seeks nominations for first arts award in January.
Art's Bakery and Cafe in Duluth serves Middle Eastern and French pastries, cakes and desserts.
Test your film knowledge with Michael Clark's weekly movie trivia contest.
The Gwinnett Ballet Theatre celebrates its 30th anniversary of performing the holiday classic, "The Nutcracker."
Local Film Fans review the movie of the week, "The Descendants."
Shadowbrook Baptist Church of Suwanee hosts Christmas in the Park Dec. 9 and 10.
The Aurora Theatre presents a one-man show of Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol."
Michael Clark reviews "The Debt" Blu-ray disc.
Comedian Bobcat Goldthwait performs stand-up at the Laughing Skull Lounge tonight through Sunday.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- The Arkansas Supreme Court on Thursday tossed out a death row inmate's murder conviction and said he deserves a new trial because one juror slept and another tweeted during court proceedings.. Erickson Dimas-Martinez's attorneys had appealed his 2010 murder conviction because a juror sent tweets
Students and volunteers with the North Gwinnett Cluster worked together Thursday to ensure Christmas was a special day for children in need.
The Boggs Road Postal Store in Duluth is extending its weekend hours to meet holiday mailing needs.
A 20-year-old maintenance worker charged with murder is in isolation at the north Georgia jail where he's being held without bond in the beating death of 7-year-old Jorelys Rivera.
What if Southern Baptists were no longer called Southern Baptists? Would more people walk through church doors?
The Coca-Cola Co. has made its secret formula the centerpiece of a new exhibit at its corporate museum, ditching the confines of the bank vault where the list of ingredients had been stored since 1925.
All 159 Georgia counties will now share fingerprint information with federal immigration authorities to help identify people who are in the country illegally and have committed crimes.
County issues call for airport proposals.
Top high school performances so far in the 2011-12 swimming and diving season
A law enforcement official says the gunman who fled after killing a police officer on campus is believed to be dead.
Man found fatally stabbed in Duluth parking lot.
As coach of one of the common opponents of Buford and Calhoun the last two years, Carver-Columbus’ Dell McGee has a unique perspective on today’s Class AA state title clash. McGee, whose Tigers lost to Buford twice this year and to Calhoun in last year’s semifinals, breaks down both teams and gives his thoughts as to what each team has to do to win.
CANTON -- A 20-year-old maintenance worker is being held in isolation and without bond on a murder charge at a north Georgia jail in the beating death of 7-year-old Jorelys Rivera, authorities said Thursday.
NORCROSS -- While Gwinnett's HOT lanes have reached their capacity, Gov. Nathan Deal said he is still concerned about the congestion caused by the conversion of the carpool lanes on Interstate 85.
DULUTH -- If you ask Gwinnett Gladiators President Steve Chapman, the Sing for Santa concert is about as cool as it gets.
Were you Spotted?
DULUTH -- Signs over the door out to the ice and dominating the wall in the Gwinnett Gladiators' locker room preach the same thing.
As I was driving down U.S. Highway 78 recently, I observed areas of pine trees that were dying. Additionally, we have received numerous phone calls from residents concerned about pine trees on their property that are turning brown. What could be troubling these trees?
LAWRENCEVILLE — After a number of hang-ups, county officials called Thursday for proposals to privatize Briscoe Field.
DULUTH -- To meet the demands of the holidays, the Boggs Road Postal Store is extending its weekend hours.
Geraldine Bruce Strickland age 79 of Cumming passed away Tuesday December 6,2011. Geraldine committed her life to the Lord at Lawrenceville First Baptist Church as a young girl and is ...
Rohanlall Hiralal, age 62 of Loganville, GA passed away December 7, 2011. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Loganville Chapel, 770-466-1544. www.stewartfh.com
Mrs. Mary Ellen Court, age 90, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on December 7, 2011. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home Memory Chapel, 770-867-4553.
Barbara Tuggle Garner, age 70, of Sugar Hill, GA, passed away December 5, 2011. Services and Arrangements will be announced later by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and ...
Mrs. Phyllis Marie Sullivan, age 93, of Braselton, passed away December 5, 2011. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org.
Hazel E. Williams, age 94, of Winder, GA passed away on December 6, 2011. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home Memory Chapel, 770-867-4553.
Mrs. Donna Lee Lickteig, age 89, of Auburn, passed away December 6, 2011. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org.
Selena M. Gravitt, age 97, of Stone Mountain, Ga., died December 5, 2011. Arrangements are being handled by Horis A. Ward, Stone Mountain Chapel, 770-381-5722.
Marian Eason Gay, age 66 of Lilburn, GA passed away December 5, 2011. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, A Family Company, Snellville Chapel 770-979-3200.
Marian V. Tallent, age 90, of Lilburn, Ga., died December 5, 2011. Arrangements are being handled by Horis A. Ward, Stone Mountain Chapel, 770-381-5722.
Richard John Busse, age 65, of Cumming, GA, passed away Monday, December 5, 2011. He was a member of Good Shepherd Catholic Church. Richard moved here from Buffalo, NY to ...