Check out The Daily "Post" for Aug. 8, 2012.
LAWRENCEVILLE -- In the midst of a rough second inning in Tuesday night's game with the Norfolk Tides, it looked like nerves and high humidity started to get to Gwinnett Braves pitcher Yohan Flande.. But the 26-year-old left-hander kept his head, and the G-Braves followed suit
WINDER -- City Council members voted to approve a conditional use permit for construction of a Hardee's restaurant with a drive-thru at 113 North Broad St. in the downtown area. The special permit was required to accommodate the drive-thru portion of the restaurant.. Though several area residents and
PHILADELPHIA -- Cole Hamels threw a five-hitter for his fifth career shutout, Ryan Howard hit a two-run homer and the Philadelphia Phillies beat Atlanta 3-0 Tuesday night to snap a seven-game losing streak against the Braves.. Hamels (12-6) struck out six and didn't walk a batter to
Event all about interaction between community, public safety officials
PEACHTREE CORNERS -- Offices furniture and IT services were a main topic of discussion during Tuesday's special called work session for the Peachtree Corners City Council.. With the city preparing to buy furniture for the new city hall, city consultant John Kachmar schooled the members of the council on how
FLOWERY BRANCH, -- The water break was over, and 35-year-old Todd McClure had his No. 62 jersey at the front of the pack of the Atlanta Falcons' offensive players returning to the field in Tuesday's practice.. For a rookie like Peter Konz, it's an important lesson. Even with
While our countrymen still grieve over the recent massacre in the Colorado movie theater, another senseless shooting shocks the nation. On Sunday, a gunman attacked a Sikh temple in Wisconsin, killing six.
Make no mistake, the Olympics are a television show more than a sporting event. And a good one at that.
Some of Calvin Coolidge's contemporaries may have found his reserved New England manner boring, but some moderns are starting to reconsider the economic rules and political standards by which he lived.
Sessions will be at both Mountain Park, West Gwinnett
Faith-based organization to host sessions for boys and girls high-schoolers
Registration still available for all-day event
Panther standout hit .378 as a junior
Event was held at Pinehurst (N.C.) No. 6 golf course
DULUTH -- He goes by Andy Shim, but that's not his full name.. "They can't really call me my name, so I just go by Andy," Shim said.. In full, the South Korea born golfer's name is Hyeon Bo Shim. It's a name he's proud of and makes sure
Gladiators renew affiliation with Phoenix Coyotes
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. -- Tiger Woods gazed up every time he heard thunder crackling in the distance or the rain pounding the tent Tuesday, the kind of weather that could keep Kiawah Island from playing the way he would prefer at the PGA Championship.. Even more of a nuisance were
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Dan Roundfield, an NBA veteran who had three consecutive All-Star seasons, has drowned off the Caribbean island of Aruba while helping his wife as she struggled in rough water. He was 59.. Roundfield, who played 11 professional seasons with Indiana, Atlanta, Detroit and Washington
Reigning world champion finishes with imperfect floor exercise routine
U.S. fighters fare well in first Olympic women's tourney
Americans rebound in extra period to eliminate fellow co-favorite Australia
Most A-listers laying low in London
While Douglas won the all-around title, Raisman leaves with the most medals
Americans, still unbeaten, move into semifinal round
Newcomers Ross and Kessy to face Walsh Jennings and May-Treanor for gold
Brazilians in search of first-ever win in Olympic soccer
News and notes from the Olympics from Associated Press reporters
Spence's loss finishes off American contingent in disappointing Olympics
American Manzano wins Olympic silver in the 1,500
Leaders shift deadline for 911 funds transfer promised as part of service delivery suit settlement.
Traffic shifts as part of Ga. 316 project, and crews work quickly to open a detour before college classes begin.
Man wanted in April 2011 homicide in Kalamazoo, Michigan, as well as alleged dog fighting ring
Two charged with thieving women's purses mall, police say.
Dr. Markus Porkert previously with Lawrenceville's Cardiovascular Group
Ceiling tiles painted by a number of local artists
Grayson head coach Mickey Conn said he has not been offered a coaching job at Clemson.
Participants in Monday's blood drive will receive tickets to Aug. 16 preseason game against Cincinnati Bengals
Leaders have finally selected a name for the consolidated Augusta State and Georgia Health Sciences universities.
Website launched for quadruple amputee stricken with bacterial infection from dog saliva.
Americans into Final Four for eighth straight Olympics
Brazilian forward has tallied three goals in first two professional starts
Atlanta Silverbacks forward Pedro Mendes has been named North American Soccer League Offensive Player of the Week, the league announced Monday.
Authorities say a Gainesville man's drowning is believed to be the 10th such death on Lake Lanier this year.
Matt Keeling, age 41, of Monroe, GA, passed away Saturday, August 4, 2012. Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville, 770-962-3100. ￼