Gas station owner indicted, booked on commercial gambling charges.
The Southeast ADA Center and Nesbit Elementary are holding a disability mentoring day and career expo on Oct. 12.
Gwinnett's largest sewage plant goes green.
The operator of a long-time Decatur music venue hopes to turn a theater in Duluth into an entertainment destination.
Major traffic delays were being reported as the second week of a new toll system begins on Interstate 85 in parts of Gwinnett.
BUFORD -- Gwinnett County firefighters responded to a Buford home Tuesday evening after its residents reported smoke filling the house from an unknown source, but found the blaze actually contained to a bucket.. Firefighters arrived at the home on the 3500 block of Thompson Mill Road at about 8:15 p.m
Jackets to be tested with games at Virginia, Miami
Grayson puts both teams in finals; Dacula, South also vie for titles
Brookwood's Jenny and Mandy Blackwell find success with different personalities.
What you may not know about the NFL football legend
Gladiators assigned two players and release two more with opening night looming. Gwinnett opens its' ninth ECHL season Friday in Florida.
Injuries take linebacker from reserve to leading tackler
McCurry, Walker lead all-region selections
Blue Devil senior commits to East Tennessee
Lions' Northcutt pledges to college tennis program
It is usually common practice to put the best finish the media can apply to one who has just died, and that was the case when Al Davis passed away the other day.
Rainbow Village looks back, and ahead, at 20th year gala.
The death of one of the great innovators of our time, or any time -- Steve Jobs -- brings a question asked by Pete Seeger in another context. To paraphrase: Where have all the (creative) people gone; long time passing. Jobs and fellow computer innovator Bill Gates represent if not
McCullough off base in column about Tea Party.
Be careful about Rick Perry.
NEW YORK -- Hundreds of protesters, emboldened by the growing national outcry against what they see as the greed of Wall Street, streamed past the homes of some of the country's richest residents Tuesday in a "Millionaires March.". Members of the Occupy Wall Street movement and other groups walked
Snellville council looks at model of proposed Towne Center.
The attorney for the Gwinnett mother who is suing the Girl Scouts said the legal action is not necessarily about racism.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency has announced the release of a document that "sets the vision" for emergency preparedness nationwide.
Theft suspect slapped with animal cruelty charges after police allegedly find starved Bloodhound.
Gwinnett Medical Center needs your votes to win a video contest for their "pink glove dance."
Mitsubishi has plans to expand local operations if Gwinnett County approves a request to rezone property on Satellite Boulevard.
A Lawrenceville man was arrested after officials said he attempted to set fire to a gazebo at his townhouse community.
The Breast Cancer Society will host a breast cancer awareness fashion event later this month at the Gwinnett Historic Courthouse.
Eastside Medical's Heritage Center recently launched a program designed to increase seniors' level of functioning and promote good mental health.
The Taste of Home is coming to the Gwinnett Center Thursday afternoon with product vendors, live cooking demonstrations and easy recipes.
Lawrenceville husband, wife sentenced for animal neglect.
A formal dedication ceremony is scheduled Sunday for Moore Middle School.
Some people go too far when it comes to pampering their pets.
Norcross senior Jasmine Kemp has accepted an offer to play college basketball for East Tennessee. A 6-foot-2 post, Kemp helped the Blue Devils to the Class AAAAA state championship as a junior.
By Camie Young
FLOWERY BRANCH -- Atlanta coach Mike Smith painstakingly went over every possession the Falcons had in their latest loss, pointing out each little mistake, each little miscue.
DULUTH — After months of sorting through proposals for the Red Clay Theatre, the Duluth City Council approved one sent by Eddie Owen, founder of Decatur’s popular music venue Eddie’s Attic. Red Clay has had trouble staying afloat in the past as a theatrical venue — especially with New Dawn Theatre down the street and the Aurora Theatre in Lawrenceville. There were also problems with former management companies.
Who: South Gwinnett's Josh Boyd
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — South Carolina quarterback Connor Shaw is the Southeastern Conference offensive player of the week. Shaw passed for 311 yards and four touchdowns with no interceptions in the Gamecocks' rout of Kentucky in just his second career start. He also rushed for 42 yards after replacing Stephen Garcia as starter. He had thrown for 252 yards and one touchdown in his career coming into the game.
Click here to play The Blitz trivia contest sponsored by Sports Medicine South and Chick-fil-A on Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road and Pike Street
CUMMING -- The last 10 seconds drained slowly off the clock and a few cautious low-fives were exchanged on the deck of the pool.
The Brookwood girls cross country team placed all seven runners in the top 20 on Saturday, winning the Golden Eagle Invitational.
Who: North Gwinnett's Justin Thomas
LAWRENCEVILLE -- They've done the hard part -- now they just need your votes.
Opal Peevy Parks
Mrs. Rowena Braswell Varnadoe, age 67, of Buford, GA passed away on Monday, October 10, 2011. She was preceded in death by her husband, Curtis Varnadoe and former husband, Larry Braswell. She is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Bonita Braswell Iler and husband, Tim of Buford, GA and Robin Braswell Callahan and husband, Jeff of Buford, GA; son and daughter-in-law, Larry Braswell, Jr. and wife, Sunny of Lawrenceville, GA; eight grandchildren, Eddie Sammons, Billy Braswell, Joseph Iler, Joshua Callahan, Raychelle Callahan, Rebecca Callahan, Sharon and James Gregory, and Lauren Braswell; one great grandchild, Madison Gregory; mother, Emma Shellnutt Meeks of Lawrenceville, GA; sister and brother-in-law, Bertie and Curtis Loving of Commerce, GA; brothers and sister-in-law, Lenard Meeks, Jr. and Gerald and Frances Meeks of Buford, GA; several nieces, nephews and cousins; sisters-in-law and brother-in-law, Evelyn Braswell Jauch of Flowery Branch, GA and Carrie Braswell Szell and husband, Imre of Decatur, GA; and brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Truell and Joyce Braswell of Carnesville, GA. Mrs. Varnadoe was born October 28, 1943 in LaGrange, GA. She was a 1960 graduate of Buford High School in Buford, GA. She was a member of Buford Church of God. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at Buford Church of God with Pastor Rev. Edward Davenport officiating. Interment will follow at Broadlawn Memorial Gardens in Buford, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 4:30 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. To express condolences, please sign our online guest book at www.flaniganfuneralhome.com. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133.
There is no link between protests and Tea Party
NEW YORK -- Hundreds of protesters, emboldened by the growing national outcry against what they see as the greed of Wall Street, streamed past the homes of some of the country's richest residents Tuesday in a "Millionaires March."
SNELLVILLE -- "It's funny you should say dark, because they are like night and day the two of them."
Cecil Garmon, age 85, of Norcross, GA, formerly of Lilburn, GA, died of Alzheimer's on Tuesday, October 11, 2011. Funeral services will be held at 4:00 PM on Thursday, October 13, 2011 at Bill Head Funeral Home, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel, with Rev. Tim Plemons and Rev. Kevin Chapman officiating.
ATHENS -- Mike Gilliard had never started a game before Georgia lost linebackers Alec Ogletree and Christian Robinson to injuries the first two weeks of the season.
LaVerne F. "Vern" Boucher, age 83 of Duluth, died October 9, 2011. A Memorial service will be held 2:00 PM Thursday, October 13, 2011 at Duluth First United Methodist Church ...
Glyndon P. Garner, age 80 of Norcross, died October 8, 2011. Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Tuesday, October 11, 2011 at Bill Head Funeral Home Duluth Chapel, with ...
Mr. Glen Hultquist, age 77, of Hoschton, GA passed away on Sunday, October 9, 2011. He was preceded in death by his parents, Axel and Brita Hultquist; brother, Donald Hultquist ...
John "Buddy" Newton Fenley, 72, of Loganville passed away Sunday, October 9, 2011. He is survived by his sons and daughters-in-law, David and Anita Fenley, Mark and Ann ...
Mrs. Vivian K. Cain, age 93, of Buford, GA passed away on Monday, October 10, 2011. She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Cain. She is survived by ...
Mr. David Wayne Morris Sr. age 50, of Winder passed away October 8, 2011. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, Ga. 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org 706-654-0966 *
Beverly C. Harris, 76 of Lawrenceville, GA went to be with the Lord on October 8, 2011. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert L. Harris, son Robert ...
Donna Koontz, age 54 of Atlanta, GA died Monday, October 10, 2011. Arrangements are pending with Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel, 770-564-2726. *
Sybil Y. Card, age 74 of Gainesville, GA passed away October 9, 2011. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Stone Mountain Chapel, 770-469-9811. *
Everett H. "Fritz" Ehrhart, age 86 of Snellville, GA passed away October 8, 2011. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, A Family Company, Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200. *
Mr. Jimmy Depew, age 59 of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, October 9, 2011. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home ...
Edith Pollak, age 87 of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, October 9, 2011. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and ...
Mrs. Grace Fine, age 86 of Winder, GA passed away October 9, 2011. Carter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. 770/867-1361. *
Sgt. John Thomas Petty, Jr., age 48 of Monroe, GA passed away October 8, 2011. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, 770-867-4553. *
Mr. Rodney K. Watson, age 39 of Buford, GA passed away October 7, 2011. Services and Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, 770-932-1133. *
Pauline "Pinkey" Reeves, age 53 of Gainesville, GA passed away Tuesday, October 4, 2011. Arrangements by Memorial Park South, Flowery Branch. *
Mr. Lamar R. Williams, Jr., age 87 of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, October 9, 2011. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan ...
Mrs. Petra Soto, age 81 of Gainesville, GA passed away on Sunday, October 9, 2011. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home ...