News for Sunday, April 15, 2012


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Raptors play spoiler with victory over Hawks

Atlanta's bid for the East's third seed takes a big hit with Sunday setback

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Chipper hits three-run homer as Braves finish sweep of Brewers

Beachy also strong on the mound for surging Atlanta

Petterson wins RBC Heritage at Hilton Head

Donald's 37th-place finish costs him world's No. 1 spot, now taken over by McIlroy

G-Braves fall to Durham on Sunday

Six-game winning streak snapped as team falls just short of sweep

Wild scoring night ends with Silverbacks, RailHawks tied 4-4

CARY, N.C. — Leads swapped, tempers flared and balls flew through the net Saturday. But at the end of the night, the Atlanta Silverbacks and Carolina RailHawks both earned a point after a 4-4 tie.

UGA to hold memorial service for journalism prof

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) -- The University of Georgia's journalism school is set to hold a public memorial service for professor Conrad Fink.. Students, former students, colleagues and friends plan to gather to share remembrances of a tough, inspiring and beloved professor in the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication

Army: Soldier apprehended in Ga. in wife's death

CARTERSVILLE, Ga. (AP) -- Authorities say a Fort Campbell soldier has been apprehended in Georgia after a high-speed chase in connection with the fatal shooting of his wife at the Kentucky Army post.. Fort Campbell officials said in a news release that the suspect had shot himself and was

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Lawrenceville father, son drown in Lake Lanier

Hall County authorities say the bodies of a father and his teenage son were pulled from Lake Lanier.

Senior lifestyle event set for Saturday

Gwinnett Senior Lifestyle Showcase Saturday to feature businesses and groups that provide services to seniors.

Cecil Bailey

Cecil D. Bailey, age 82 of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away Friday, April 13, 2012. He is survived by his spouse of 60 years, Martha Bailey, daughters and son-in-law ...

Barbara Couch

Barbara C. Couch, age 71, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away April 12, 2012. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville Chapel, 770-962-3100.

John Burton, Jr.

Mr. John Frank Burton, Jr., age 68, of Hernando, MS and formerly of Atlanta, GA, passed away on April 12, 2012. Services and Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan ...

Walter Stringer

Mr. Walter Martin Stringer, age 85, of Buford, GA, passed away on April 14, 2012. Services and Arrangements will be announced later by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home ...

Albina Dunatov

Mrs. Albina Dunatov, age 96, of Flowery Branch, passed away Thursday, April 12, 2012. Memorial Park South Funeral Home, 4121 Falcon Parkway, Flowery Branch, Georgia 30542 is in charge of ...

Carolyn Bailey

Carolyn Ann Reeves Bailey, age 63, of Knoxville, TN, formerly of Gainesville, passed away Thursday, April 12, 2012, at her residence. Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville ...

Lorine Langston

Mrs. Lorine M. Langston, age 80, of Lawrenceville passed away, Saturday, April 14, 2012. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966,

Thelma Bowen

Mrs. Thelma Dyer Bowen, age 64, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Saturday, April 14, 2012. She is survived by her husband of forty-four years, Larry J. Bowen ...

William Holley, Sr.

William Wallace Holley, Sr., age 79, of Garner, NC passed away April 11, 2012. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Monroe Chapel, 770-267-2594.

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Fuchia Nichols

Mrs. Fuchia Nichols, age 89, of Buford, GA passed away Friday, April 13, 2012. She was preceded in death by her husband, Keith Nichols; two sons, Keith Nichols, Jr. and ...

Betty Clark

Betty Nash Clark, age 82, of Winder, GA died on Friday, April 13, 2012 following an extended illness. Funeral service will be held on Monday, April 16, 2012, at 1PM ...

Flora Landers

Mrs. Flora Landers, age 88, of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, April 14, 2012. Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, Georgia 30504 is in charge of arrangements.