Schmitt follows up individual gold with clutch anchor leg on first-place relay
Gymnasts helped lead U.S. to first team gold since 1996 earlier this week
Walsh Jennings and May-Treanor rebound from first set woes to beat Austria
The Obama re-election team must be in panic mode. The president is stuck in a virtual tie with Mitt Romney in some polls and behind him in others, so in desperation it has reached out to the Big Dog, Bill Clinton, for help.. Clinton will speak next month at
Of the failed T-SPLOST campaign, Gwinnett Chamber President Jim Maran said, "We're so pleased with the collaboration demonstrated by business and community leadership, leading up to this vote -- it sets a wonderful tone for working together in the future.". He's pleased; We're not. The collaboration that so
George Morin's views on life and politics will be greatly missed ("Remembering ol' 'Georgie Boy," Aug. 1, 5A). Although I rarely agreed with him, I enjoyed the controversy he stirred -- as did he.. George was just an old liberal hippie from Connecticut who spoke his mind. I knew
CHICAGO -- As America moves toward closing the digital divide by helping equip even the most impoverished schools with laptops, PCs, tablet computers and iPods, let us ponder the dawning of a new kind of gulf that's not based on lack of technology but the inability to use it meaningfully
ATLANTA -- Miami broke out for three runs in the first inning against Ben Sheets after scoring just three total in two losses to Atlanta, and the Marlins ended the Braves' seven-game winning streak with a 4-2 victory Wednesday night.. Carlos Lee, Greg Dobbs and Bryan Petersen had consecutive
NFL team brings Friday Night Lights to Gwinnett again this week
A.J. Allmendinger's failed drug test has cost him his job at Penske Racing.Team owner Roger Penske released Allmendinger on Wednesday, three weeks after he tested positive for a banned amphetamine.. Team officials said they were disappointed with the test results that left them with no choice.. "AJ is a terrific
Generals will have a revamped athletic department in 2012-13
LONDON -- Angel McCoughtry and the U.S. Olympic women's team's depth wore down Turkey.. McCoughtry scored 18 points and Tina Charles added 16 to help the Americans beat the Turks 89-58 Wednesday night.. Turkey entered the game undefeated and were expected to give the Americans their toughest test in the
In the midst of an unbelievable, and easily disheartening, string of injuries, Steven Kinney played bingo with kids at Children's Memorial Hospital in Chicago.. In the morning, Kinney showed up before practice at the MLS Chicago Fire's facility. He went through his rehab and then stayed to watch the rest
As always, the Americans will try to use their swarming defensive pressure to force mistakes that lead to easy baskets against Nigeria.
Police say two fishermen found the body of a man in the Chattahoochee River.
Governor says transportation projects must be reprioritized since voters rejected a sales tax to fund improvements.
Alleged gang member opened fire on gathering of teens at Snellville home, police say.
Face dotted in tattooes, Lilburn man posed as law enforcement in failed robbery attempt to gain money and drugs, police said.
A quarter of Gwinnett's electorate participated in Tuesday's primary, but the turnout is expected to be lower for the runoff in a month.
Tour de France champion cements his status as one of England's greats
A view of various Olympic happenings from Associated Press reporters
Elite college players, both turned into the 12th man on loaded U.S. Olympic basketball teams
With a record 19 medals and counting, swimmer makes a pretty good case
Fresh off his victory in the Democratic primary, Hank Johnson drops a bill focused on election accuracy; Democrats take credit for defeating Rep. Doug McKillip, who switched parties, in the GOP primary.
At least 28 law enforcement officials converged on Duluth Wednesday to board a train. Their objective: to witness firsthand the risks that drivers and pedestrians take when crossing the train tracks.
American just 0.01 seconds ahead of world champion
Isner, Federer, Serena Williams among those moving on in tennis at Wimbledon
Garcia's late goal turn game into a 9-9 draw
American tops 200 breaststroke mark set back in 2009
Legandary Uchimura, three-time reigning world champion, takes home the gold
Michael Clark spotlights "Marley" on Blu-ray disc.
CHICAGO -- Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein says Ryan Dempster had a right to block a trade to Atlanta and does not deserve criticism for it.. Epstein says they were on "great terms throughout the entire process.". The Cubs wound up trading their ace to Texas for
Developer of proposed Norcross project says casino question results Tuesday were a victory.
Gwinnett County Extension Agent Timothy Daly has received the achievement award from the National Association of County Agriculture Agents.
Residents wanted for volunteer spots on planning commission, zoning board of appeals
Senior headed to Spain next month for FIBA World Championships
Accused of murdering child and stashing her body in an attic, former Lawrenceville resident is apprehended this week in Mexico after a four-year search.
Chick-fil-A supporters are eating at the chicken chain's restaurants as the company continues to be criticized for an executive taking a public position against same-sex marriage.
Gwinnett Police had a Lawrenceville intersection blocked off for several hours on Wednesday while they searched a car for explosives.
Medlen's return to the rotation a success as Atlanta closes the gap in NL East
Challenger Regina Quick may have ousted Republican incumbent Doug McKillip by the narrowest of margins for a seat in State House District 117.
A roundup of the primary races for Barrow County.
Candidates in State House districts 81, 93, 94 and 96 — two Republican, two Democrat — claimed major margins of victory in their respective races Tuesday.
Despite more than doubling the vote tally of her nearest competitor, Kathy Schrader is headed to a runoff.
When asked if they support casinos funding education in Georgia, Gwinnett there was no resounding answer from voters in Gwinnett or at the state level.
Jace Brooks defeated Laurie McClain in the Gwinnett Board of Commission District 1 race.
As a letter writer to the Daily Post, George Morin was a lighting rod for criticism of his liberal view. But good friend Kurt Schwaneman will tell you he was much more than that.
Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy is in hot water with the LGBT community because he committed the cardinal sin in an age of political correctness: Thou must not speak ill of anything gays, lesbians, bisexuals or transgenders wish to do.. In an interview with the Baptist Press and later
Mike Beaudreau's hopes for an outright win in the Republican primary were dashed late Tuesday, sending the incumbent District 3 commissioner to a runoff to decide if he gets a third term.
Mrs. Debora L. Cooper, 60, died July 26, 2012.
Stephon Tyrique Alston, age 7, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away Sunday, July 29, 2012. He is survived by his mother, Erica Harrison Alston, Sugar Hill, GA; father, Stephen Alston ...
Mary Virgie Brown, age 83, of Loganville, GA, passed away July 29, 2012. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Loganville 770-466-1544. ￼
William Charles Hubbard, age 52, of Auburn, GA passed away on July 28, 2012. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel. 770-277-4550. ￼
Chester Raymond Mulcahy, age 77 died on July 24, 2012.
Mrs. Carol Lesker, 75, died July 23, 2012.
Mrs. Doris “June” Puckett, age 59, of Snellville, GA passed away Monday, July 30, 2012. She was born December 9, 1952 in Atlanta, GA. A funeral service will ...
Mr. William Shrake, 44, died July 18, 2012.
Helen L. Michaud, age 94 of Lawrenceville, Georgia passed away on Monday, July 30, 2012. Helen was preceded in death by her husband, Peter Michaud and her brother, Henry Lau ...
Samuel “Clyde” Roberts, age 86, of Monroe, GA passed away July 28, 2012.
Charles David Whittle, age 81, of Milledgeville passed away Monday, July 30, 2012. He was preceded in death by his wife, Lola Whittle. He is survived by his daughter, Susan ...
Fairst Spicer, age 66, of Winder passed away Monday, July 30, 2012.
Stephanie Barry, 35, of Norcross, died Sunday, July 29, 2012.
Beloved Gwinnett attorney Deborah Hyden passed away early Tuesday morning in Duluth. Deborah was born in Cleveland, Ohio. She was a Suma Cum Laude graduate of Baldwin Wallace College, and ...
Lowell C. ‘Robbie’ Robinson, Jr. of Buford, formerly of Bremen, passed away Friday, July 27, 2012 at his residence. He was born in Raleigh, North Carolina, February 18 ...
Earline C. Schell, age 80 of Lawrenceville, passed away Monday, July 30, 2012 after a long battle with lung cancer. Funeral Services celebrating Earline Schells’s life will be ...
Mary Lou Jones, age 83, of Loganville, GA, passed away July 30, 2012. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Loganville 770-466-1544. ￼
Joyce B. Johnson, age 66, of Statham, GA passed away July 30, 2012.
Brett Taylor, age 27, of Grayson, GA passed away on July 27, 2012. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Snellville, 770-979-5010.￼
W. Howard Jones, age 85, of Lilburn, Ga., died Saturday evening, July 28, 2012. Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel. (770) 564-2726.￼
Ms. Martha Gamble, 49, died July 27, 2012.
Cris Black age 56, of Tucker died July 28, 2012. Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel. (770) 564-2726.￼
Elections officials discovered a ballot error late last week impacting the House District 103 race.
Balfour, other incumbents win handily in Senate races.