Mr. Cedric V. Brown, age 36 of Atlanta, GA passed away on Sunday, February 6, 2011. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral ...
Rinh Thi Vu, age 97 of Lawrenceville, GA passed away February 10, 2011. Arrangements by Metro Embalming & Crematory, Inc., Conyers, GA 30013, 770-922-8182 www.metroembalming.com
J. L. Bruce, 85, a former resident of Snellville, GA residing in Panama City, FL, passed away on February 9, 2011. Mr. Bruce was retired from Atlanta Dental Supply Company ...
Sara Lois Perry Bankston, age 91 of Lawrenceville, passed away Thursday, February 10, 2011. Funeral Services will be held 2 PM Sunday, February 13, 2011 at Norcross First United Methodist ...
Mr. John Richard Gilstrap, Sr., age 59, of Winder, GA passed away February 10, 2011. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, 770-867-4553
Barry Edward Spitalnick, 65, U.S. Army retired, of Duluth, GA, died February 11, 2011. The funeral service will be held 5:00 p.m. Sunday, February 13th, at Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel ...
Zach Hernandez' Class AAAA-A state diving title was an encore from his win a year ago as a junior and his repeat was never in doubt, winning by 47.25 points over teammate Bobby Chambless.
Years of experience and training paid off recently for a seasoned member of the Barrow County Emergency Services staff.
In digging through the material remains of what I consider to be my heart’s one and only home, I have smiled repeatedly, even chuckled out loud on occasion, at Mama’s thriftiness.
LAWRENCEVILLE — Terri Ghioalda is a formidable woman. She is a successful businesswoman — two times over — and a talented folk artist. She has survived tragedy and pain only a mother could fathom.
Georgia SPCA plans charity run
David and Laurie Burroughs of Lawrenceville announce the engagement of their daughter, Kimberly Burroughs of Cumming, to Shane White of Winder, son of Martha White of Duluth and Rickey White of Loganville.
NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. — Playing in just his third game as a professional, South Carolina goaltender Shane Owen stole the show Friday night. The Stingrays goalie stopped 30 of 31 shots in a 4-1 South Carolina win.
Chiamchay and Phetsamone Voraotsady announce the engagement of their daughter, Julie Voraotsady of Lawrenceville, to Nathaniel Adam Powell of Lawrenceville, son of Randy and Stephanie Powell of Lawrenceville.
As Valentine’s Day draws near, I feel compelled — against my better judgment — to offer a few thoughts on romance. This is aimed primarily at men, but wives should feel free to read it out loud to their husbands.
SUWANEE — Five assistant principals have been tapped for promotion, filling leadership vacancies created by retirements, transfers and the opening of a new school.
How do you live or work with someone who sees the world through a different lens than you do?
Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy L. Melvin of Macon announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren Elizabeth Melvin of Birmingham, Ala., to Logan Van Norman of Birmingham, son of Mr. and Mrs. Roger Norman of Duluth.
That’s “south” as in southpaw, referring to “the left,” having nothing to do with politics. Now, having dragged you that far, I’m compelled to complete this wanderlust.
SUWANEE — Gwinnett County Public Schools honored its top counseling professionals Friday for the support they provide to students, educators and school stakeholders.
Man charged with murder in Va. attacks
LAWRENCEVILLE — Twelve separate defendants were indicted this week on a total of 30 different charges stemming from the November 2010 bust of an alleged Gwinnett methamphetamine trafficking ring.
SNELLVILLE — South Gwinnett ended its regular season Friday night with a big win over Region 8-AAAAA rival Brookwood 67-63.
LAWRENCEVILLE — According to the American Heart Society, heart disease is the No. 1 killer in America. Preventing heart disease before it starts is vital.
My lovely wife, Lisa, and I are spending Valentine’s weekend in Arizona. Scottsdale, to be exact. I realize that Scottsdale doesn’t have the reputation of being the most romantic place on Earth, but we are staying at the Fairmont Princess Resort and it’s a step or two above the Village Inn in Porterdale, I can tell you that — although the food isn’t quite as good as Effie Boyd’s was.
SUWANEE — Suwanee’s Public Arts Commission has issued a call to artists for original outdoor sculptures to be featured in the debut of this spring’s Suwanee SculpTour.
Stephen Colbert to sea: ‘Brace yourself!’
LAWRENCEVILLE — The Gwinnett County Republican Party will hold Precinct Mass Meetings for anyone interested in becoming involved in the party at 9 a.m. today at five locations throughout the county.
LOGANVILLE — Mayor Ray Nunley delivered his State of the City address at Thursday night’s city council meeting, and he believes the outlook for 2011 is a good one.
NORCROSS — Firefighters made quick work of a blaze in Norcross on Friday evening, containing it to the air conditioning unit they believe it started from.
DULUTH — The Duluth Police Department is now selling souvenir merchandise to raise funds for Special Olympics Georgia.
LAWRENCEVILLE — A student at Central Gwinnett High School was arrested for carrying a weapon on school property when he came back to the Lawrenceville campus to confront school officials, a spokesman said.
ATLANTA — Evander Kane scored two third-period goals, Anthony Stewart had a goal and an assist and the Atlanta Thrashers stopped a four-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory over the New York Rangers on Friday night.
Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science, and Technology students who participate in the robotics program will benefit from a donation presented by one of the school’s business partners, Jackson EMC.
Pat Eck of Woodstock announces the engagement of her daughter, Courtney Eck of Smyrna, to Adam Wade of Smyrna, son of Dan and Carol Wade of Grayson.