Wednesday's high school sports recap
Shiloh's Ryan Mosley was named Wrestler of the Year by the Gwinnett County Takedown Club.
Gartrell's look as a minor league invitee to Braves major league spring training didn't last all that long.
Andy Brandt scored two goals, including the coffin-nailing empty-netter, and the Gwinnett Gladiators beat Cincinnati by a narrow 3-1 margin Wednesday.
Gwinnett County Public Schools honored some of its best technical education students Wednesday night during a special ceremony.
Marin Morrison swam in the Paralympics just months before she passed away from cancer
A 12-year-old girl was reported missing in Norcross. Police say she was found just after 10:30 p.m. on Wednesday.
Rick Santorum deserves credit for his impressive primary victories in Mississippi and Alabama. Newt Gingrich led us to believe he would win both states. He didn't, but he has vowed to fight on as the "real" conservative candidate, as opposed to Mitt Romney who only "says" he is a conservative.
Everyone has a guilty pleasure and mine is Will Ferrell. Ferrell is starring in a Spanish-language American comedy called "Casa de Mi Padre" -- "House of My Father" -- opening nationwide this week.
LAS VEGAS -- Tony Stewart pulled away on the restarts and pulled into Victory Lane at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, crossing off another track on the short list of places he had yet to win.. Wait, this is March, right? Stewart's not supposed to start winning until later in the
Senior picked for Naismith Awards Flourish Scholarship
The Daily Post's all-county diving selections
Show spotlights Gwinnett's Final Four, title game matchups
Event to feature Lions coaches and players
Grizzlies add another piece to coaching staff
Sam, Harris, Ross and McCoy make college decisions
Longtime coach has won 1,019 career games
City to celebrate its baseball history Sunday at grand opening
Event to honor top GCPS athletes held at Meadowcreek
Hawaii signee is one of state's most decorated divers ever
Parkview senior runner-up at state for third straight season
The Georgia Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is having a vaccination clinic on Saturday. Along with the clinci the organiztion is having a thrift sale to benefit the animals.
When selecting plants and where to place them, take into account how big they will grow in five to 10 years.
Students at Ivy Creek Elementary got a visit Wednesday afternoon from none other than two of the Harlem Globetrotters. Fatima "TNT" Maddox and Anthony "Buckets" Blakes shared words of wisdom and performed phycial feats for the children.
A Lawrenceville teen faces felony charges that he repeatedly shot a mail truck with a pellet gun, causing a postal worker to take cover.
Man arrested in January now being investigated in connection with at least 17 Gwinnett robberies
Realtor vows to have remaining 19 units, which have long been empty, sold by the end of the year
Small Business of the Year winner will be announced at awards ceremony April 27
Among 78 schools on the state Department of Education's Priority School List, three Gwinnett County Public Schools were named on Tuesday. The list includes schools with the lowest student achievement in the state.
Funds for programs that provide shelter, food, other assistance not guaranteed
The Gwinnett Chamber now offers its members increased exposure and potential through Shop in Gwinnett, a discount card program.
Snellville police have recovered three vehicles they believe were involved in a burglary at Best Buy this week.
Meadowcreek grad Chris Allen returns to the NCAA tournament with Iowa State.
ATLANTA (AP) -- A Senate panel has approved legislation that could be a boon for the state's brewpub business.. House Bill 472 passed with no opposition and now heads to the Rules committee. The House overwhelmingly passed the bill last month. The proposal increases the number of barrels that a
News and notes heading into March Madness
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- The Chicago Bears have agreed to a three-year contract with special teams star Eric Weems.. Weems spent his first five seasons with Atlanta and was the NFC's special-teams selection for the Pro Bowl in 2010.. Signing Weems could help ease the loss of
Local children can compete for the title of Atlanta's Most Photogenic Baby to benefit Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.
ATLANTA (AP) -- Several metro Atlanta leaders are meeting with President Obama's so-called "car czar" as they try to move ahead with plans to redevelop an abandoned General Motors plant in Doraville.. Jay Williams, executive director of the Office of Recovery for Auto Communities and Workers, planned to meet
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City police say a woman has accused NFL star receiver Brandon Marshall of punching her in the face at a nightclub.. The woman alleges the incident occurred at 3:50 a.m. Sunday outside the Marquee in Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood.. Police are investigating a complaint she
With spring in the air, Creative Enterprises, Inc. has many upcoming events, including its annual spring plant sale.
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Lindsay Lohan's black Porsche was surrounded by paparazzi when her sports car grazed the knee of a man outside a Hollywood club early Wednesday, police said.. Lohan drove off and a police report wasn't taken because the Hookah Lounge employee wasn't hurt, Los Angeles police Sgt
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Beware of car dealer ads that promise to pay off the loan on your trade-in.. In a first-of-its-kind case, the Federal Trade Commission is targeting five car dealers in four states. Regulators say the dealers deceived consumers by promising to pay off their
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron saw a huge comeback.Had they stuck around a little longer, they could have watched the biggest one in NCAA tournament history.. Noah Hartsock scored 16 of his 23 points in the second half and the Cougars came back
MILWAUKEE (AP) This was supposed to be the year Marquette wouldn't have to spend the season talking about how they were going to get by without a big man.The Golden Eagles had 6-foot-11 Chris Otule and 6-8 Davante Gardner all 290 pounds of him as options on their
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) The team with the losing record pulled off the most fantastic 5-minute finish in NCAA tournament history.The most surprising thing? Western Kentucky didn't even think it was all that extraordinary.. It was, in every way.. With a president and a prime minister sitting in the front
DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) The Davidson Wildcats are back in the NCAA tournament.Now the question those filling out brackets want to know is are they capable of making another Cinderella run like they did in 2008?. The Wildcats may not have a marquee shooter like Stephen Curry or any players with
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) -- Savannah is getting ready for a busy weekend as thousands of gaudy green tourists are expected to celebrate St. Patrick's Day.. Georgia's oldest city holds its sprawling St. Patrick's Day parade on Saturday, and the weekend celebration has organizers predicting a very profitable event for local
ATLANTA (AP) -- A dense fog advisory has been issued for much of Georgia.. The National Weather Service said the advisory would be in effect until 10 a.m. Wednesday.. It covered all of metro Atlanta and several cities including Americus, Vidalia and Dublin in the south; Columbus and LaGrange in
ROSWELL (AP) -- Georgia transportation officials shared their idea for new toll lanes on Georgia 400 during a public meeting in metro Atlanta.. State engineers told residents at a Tuesday night forum in Roswell that Georgia 400 is one of the most congested roads in metro Atlanta, and the only
Mr. Homer V. Cain, age 78, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Sunday, March 11, 2012. He was preceded in death by his parents, Dock and Susie Spriggs Cain; sister ...
John Jones, age 85, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on March 11, 2012. Services and Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford, GA ...
Mrs. Wynell Jones Duncan, age 83, of Buford, GA passed away on Monday, March 12, 2012. She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Duncan; and sons, Randall Duncan ...
Mrs. Thermos Green Mitchell, age 98, of Charlotte, NC, and formerly of Buford, GA, passed away on March 11, 2012. Services and Arrangements will be announced later by: Junior E ...
Sybil Newton Pate, age 91, of Lawrenceville passed away Monday, March 12, 2012. She was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years Rex E. Pate, brother, Charles W ...
Eleanor Freeman Breedlove, age 70, of Lawrenceville, died March 11, 2012. Arrangements by Horis A. Ward Stone Mountain Chapel, 770.381.5722. www.horisawardstonemountainchapel.com
Fred Meadows, Sr., age 59, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away March 10, 2012. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, 770-448-5757.