News for Friday, October 21, 2011

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No. 1 Buford shuts out No. 3 GAC 28-0

Wolves' defense impressive again as it clinches subregion title

Wolves keep momentum going with win over Pinecrest

Anderson throws for 336 yards as Wesleyan pulls away in second half

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Tompkins' kickoff TD with 15 seconds left gives Broncos stunning win over Parkview

Craziest game in rivalry's history features 26 points, four lead changes in final two minutes

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Thrashers' departure doesn't bother Gwinnett hockey fans

With a new coach and no professional hockey team down the road in Atlanta, the Gwinnett Gladiators welcomed fans back with their 2011 home opener Friday.

LETTERS: Vote yes on education SPLOST

The education SPLOST will have a major impact on our schools.

LETTERS: Nice to see positive in Meadowcreek football recognized

Coach Grimmage deserving of Hammock's praise.

YARBROUGH: It's not the government schools, stupid; It's the stupid government

We are swapping one set of unrealistic expectations of teachers for another.

GGC named to internationalization initiative

Georgia Gwinnett College has been named to a group of colleges and universities led by the American Council on Education that will collaborate to create more globally-engaged opportunities and campuses for students.

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Testimony: Oxycontin fueled burglary, killing

Detective: OxyContin was impetus in burglary, subsequent murder.

Gas leak evacuates 200 people from Norcross warehouses

A gas leak evacuated two Norcross businesses Friday morning.

School calendar for 2012-13 released

Gwinnett County Public Schools has released the school year calendar for 2012-13.

Bank robbery suspect nabbed -- in 3 minutes

Snellville bank robber nabbed in less than three minutes, cops say.

State park association, YMCA honor local volunteers

YMCA and Gwinnett parks and recreation volunteers were recently honored.

New Life Academy of Excellence gets local approval for renewal

New Life Academy of Excellence was approved for a five-year renewal of its charter this week during Thursday's Gwinnett County Board of Education work session.

County appeals service delivery ruling

County appeals service delivery ruling.

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Renovation complete at Bethesda Senior Center

Senior center reopens after a four-month renovation.

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John Wallis

John Pascal (J.P.) Wallis, age 90 of Grayson, passed away Wednesday, October 19, 2011 after a 20 month heart related illness. Funeral Services will be held 11 AM Saturday, October ...

Margaret Muldowney

Margaret E. Muldowney, 79, of Duluth, GA, died October 18, 2011. The funeral service will be held Saturday, October 22nd, at 2:00 p.m. at St. Marguerite d'Youville Catholic Church in ...

Jeffrey Killgo

Jeffrey C. Killgo, age 23 of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Tuesday, October 18, 2011. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford, GA ...

Michael Humphries

Michael Humphries, age 39 of Monroe, GA passed away on Tuesday, October 18, 2011. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville Chapel, 770-962-3100. *

Richard Palmer

Richard Nicholas Palmer, "PawPaw", age 72 of Snellville, GA., went to be with the Lord Tuesday, October 19, 2011. He was born December 28, 1938 in Washington, DC, son of ...

Angel Newman

Angel D. Newman, age 40, of Buford, Georgia passed away Wednesday, October 19, 2011. She is survived by her husband, Keith Newman; children, Chase Newman, Colton Ritter, and Tad Newman ...

Annie Gary-Johnson

Annie Gary-Johnson, age 78 of Suwanee, GA passed away October 13, 2011. Arrangements by Gregory B. Levett & Sons Funeral Home and Crematory, North Gwinnett Chapel, 770-945-9999. www.levettfuneralhome.com *

Angela Brooks

Angela D. Brooks, age 38 of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Sunday, October 16, 2011. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville Chapel, 770-962-3100. www.stewartfh.com *

Vera Mae Chatham

Vera Mae Holbrooks Chatham, age 68 of Grayson, passed away Thursday, October 20, 2011. Funeral Services will be held 3 PM Saturday, October 22, 2011 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of ...

Christian Earls

Mr. Christian Matthew Earls, age 21, of Jefferson, GA passed away October 18, 2011. Arrangements by Memorial Park South Funeral Home, Flowery Branch. *

Bernice Bealles

Bernice Bealles, age 91 of Flowery Branch, GA passed away October 20, 2011. Arrangements by Gregory B. Levett & Sons Funeral Home and Crematory, North Gwinnett Chapel, 770-945-9999. www.levettfuneralhome.com *

Joel Stewart

Mr. Joel C. Stewart, age 80 of Lawrenceville, Georgia, passed away on October 19, 2011. He is survived by his beloved wife of 57 years, Evelyn; children, David Stewart, Cheryl ...

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