An early goal by Edmonton and a red card on Atlanta early in the second half helped send the Silverbacks to their second straight defeat 2-0 on Saturday.
Brandon Beachy pitched six innings of one-run ball and helped himself with an RBI single, Michael Bourn added a solo homer and the Atlanta Braves beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-2 Saturday night.
When it comes to speed at the top of the order, few teams at any level can match the Gwinnett Braves.. Luis Durango leads the International League with 19 stolen bases and has been caught just three times.
Although still good, Julio Teheran hadn't dominated like he did last season while leading the International League with 15 victories and being named most valuable pitcher.
Georgia avenged a loss earlier in the season to Tampa Bay winning 44-41 and creating a tie atop the South Division. The Force (5-4) got three touchdowns from Larry Shipp (two receiving, one rushing) and two interceptions on defense in the winning effort.
Milton finally broke its North Gwinnett curse in the girls soccer playoffs Saturday night. The top-ranked Eagles had been eliminated by North the previous two years in the postseason, but they finally broke through with a 6-1 victory in the Class AAAAA girls soccer quarterfinals.
After an initial adjustment period, Collins Hill pretty much put everything together in its Class AAAAA girls state quarterfinal game against Lassiter. A run of three goals in the final 15:18 of the first half complemented timely defense as the No. 6 state-ranked Eagles rolled to a 4-0 win.
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The championship match for the Class AAAAA girls tennis title between No. 1 Peachtree Ridge and No. 2 Roswell lived up to the hype and buildup. Roswell, though, pulled out a thrilling 3-2 win over the Lions to take home the crown.
Russ Triaga is new Dacula boys basketball coach
Rachel Garcia had a hat trick as Greater Atlanta Christian crushed Dawson County 7-0 on Saturday and set up a showdown with rival Buford next week in the Class AA semifinals.
The country club's Women's Club organized its annual tours for charity.
During a state board of education meeting last week, officials granted a two-year charter to Ivy Prep Academy. Sweeping changes to the school's operations, however, were a condition of the agreement.
Kisean Smith's final points propelled Brookwood to a Class AAAAA team state championship at the boys track and field meet on Saturday.
Hawks fall to Harrison 1-0 in girls state soccer quartefinals
Instead of waiting until the final 100 meters, Wesleyan's Cole Warren decided on a new tactic for his final 400 meter race with Wesleyan and first at the boys state track meet.
A neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) nurse at Gwinnett Medical Center took in a teenager that had given birth to a baby boy. (Video inside)
Beverage SuperStore of Grayson has scheduled a groundbreaking ceremony for 3 p.m. Thursday at 2265 Grayson Highway.
Kenita Pierce-Lewis founded H.O.P.E. as a way to help single parents attend college.
Thousands showed up with furry friends in tow during Woofstock Saturday afternoon at Town Center Park in Suwanee.
Gwinnett County road closures, May 13 through 19
North Gwinnett Middle in-school fieldtrip to the Outback.
The North Gwinnett High chapter of Relay for Life raised more than $100,000 this year.
George Pierce Park will host an outdoor jazz concert featuring the band, B.A. Project.
Level Creek Elementary on Monday celebrated being named a state School of Excellence, and welcomed dignitaries like state Superintendent of Schools John Barge and Gwinnett County Public School Superintendent Alvin Wilbanks.
Seniors class repsresents North Gwinnett boys basketball both on the court and in the classroom.
The state Supreme Court ruled against a Suwanee man's lawsuit to surpress Breathalyzer test from a 2009 DUI arrest.
North Gwinnett's 2012 baseball season had plenty of highs and lows
Bob and Starla Pellegrino opened Pooch N Paws to fulfill a lifelong dream of owning their own business.
Suwanee's proposed budget for fiscal year 2013 has been release, and it includes a 1 percent increase from 2012, a millage decrease of .72 and a 33 percent spike in health insurance.
Suwanee police incidents for this week.
Bob Bradbury is one of the most popular vendors at the Suwanee Farmers Market. But at 80, the former Presbyterian minister didn't imagine he'd be selling honey.
Huckaby, Longhorns staff to run clinic
Camp will be run by former NFL players
Bronco seniors to play for in-state programs
Session to be hosted at Dacula private school's campus
Camp will be run by the Tigers' high school coaching staff
Barnes, Loyd brothers sign letters of intent
Peachtree Ridge's girls lacrosse players nearly made history again. The Lions jumped up early on Alpharetta and held the lead until late Saturday afternoon, challenging the visitors until the very end.
For the first time since 2008, Buford has advanced to the Final Four of the girls' state soccer playoffs. The Wolves hammered Jackson County 9-1 Saturday.
A Mattie's Call has been issued for 21-year-old Christine Joyce Park, who left her home Friday without notifying parents. If anyone sees Park, they should contact the Gwinnett County Police Department.
Morgan Kirkland Wood and William Bennett Bembry were married Oct. 22. Dr. David Jones officiated the ceremony.. The bride is the daughter of William B. and Susan K. Wood of Grayson. She is a 1998 graduate of Brookwood High School, a 2002 graduate of the University of
Jamie and Vicki Patterson of Dacula, announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Brooke Patterson of Dacula, to Wes Ivester of Toccoa, son of Sammy and Brenda Ivester of Toccoa.. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Richard and Cecelia Page of Lawrenceville and Billy and Shirley
Mr. and Mrs. Calvin Wilson of Lilburn announce the engagement of their daughter, Lindsay Elizabeth Wilson of Cumming, to Robert High Brison II of Lilburn, son of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Brison of Lilburn.. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Wilson of
Landscaping effort begins along Lilburn corridor.
Marie Suzanne Gilmour and Tucker Camden O'Keefe were married April 28. The Rev. Neil Gilmour officiated the ceremony.. The bride is the daughter of Neil and Nancy Gilmour of Suwanee. She is a 2001 graduate of Collins Hill High School and a 2006 graduate of North Georgia
Kim Green shares her personal experiences with the disease in a novel called "Hallucinations."
The Brendan B. McGinnis Congenital CMV Foundation is hosting its fifth annual CMV Awareness Walk-N-Rollathon on May 19 at Bethesda Park.
Outdoor movie series to begin with screening of "Tintin."
The Duluth Farmer's Market has begun and runs through July 28. Those interested in selling goods at the market can go online and fill out an application. Those interested in buying goods can come by between 2 to 6 p.m. on Saturdays.
A team of Meadowcreek High School students used their web development skills, as well as their knowledge of science, technology, engineering and math to bring home the top prize in the Technology Association of Georgia's 2012 Web Challenge Scholarship Competition.
The third annual Arts in the Park event will have a dose of operas and circus-like performances.
Barrow Sheriff appointed by Gov. Deal to sex offender registration review board.
Behind the scenes at the toilet graveyard, a unique boon for green-conscious Gwinnettians.
Hooters of Gwinnett has announced it will raise money to support breast cancer research through a charity car wash from noon to 3 p.m. on Friday.
WASHINGTON -- This past week's news cycle has produced two narratives:. One, Barack Obama is an evolutionary, 21st-century hero who supports equality for all. Two, Mitt Romney is a gay-bashing bully mired in the previous century, who also supports a war on women and, oh yeah, hates dogs.
There are two sides to every story, and I'd like to give mine about the Airport Privazitation Review Committee.
Quick question: What is the most enduring American pop group of all time? Has to be The Beach Boys, right? They are currently on their 50th anniversary tour across the country, if you can believe it.. I saw the boys the other night
Ever since my daughter went off to college seven years ago, I've felt an incredible sense of loss.
Two men were found shot dead in an apartment complex near Norcross Friday night in an incident police said appears to be drug related.
Kay Ellen O’Barr, age 44, of Lilburn, GA, passed away May 8, 2012. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200. www.wagesfuneralhome.com
Mrs. Katie T. Simpson completed her journey on May 8, 2012. She was a woman of strength, faith, and beauty. Her indomitable spirit touched everyone around her. The importance of ...
Roy W. Easter, age 53, of Loganville, GA passed away May 10, 2012. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Loganville Chapel, 770-466-1544. www.stewartfh.com
Mr. L. O. Fleming, age 85, of Bethlehem, GA, passed away on May 9, 2012. Services and Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford ...
Michael R. Holloway, age 58, of Loganville, GA passed away May 9, 2012. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Loganville Chapel, 770-466-1544. www.stewartfh.com
William Richard Henderson, age 85, of Loganville, GA passed away May 9, 2012. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Loganville Chapel, 770-466-1544. www.stewartfh.com
JOSEPHINE JORDAN Jan. 21, 1941 - May 12, 2011 It’s been one year since our family has lost someone who was irreplaceable. Our loving mother and grandmother. We miss ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Allen Eugene Wilbanks, age 76, of Jefferson, who passed away on Thursday, May 10, 2012. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, 706-367-5467 ...
Patrick Paul Grube, age 48, of Suwanee, GA., died May 10, 2012. Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory Duluth Chapel 770-476-2535.