Decision 2012's 'issues'. bore me. In just about six months, the nation will vote for a president. But if things continue the way they're going, I don't know how I'll make it. The campaign blather is unbelievable.
Georgia Force beats Pittsburgh 55-52
LAWRENCEVILLE -- Jair Jurrjens made one start at Coolray Field last season and three the previous year. But those were rehab outings with nothing to prove except that he had fully recovered from nagging injuries.. There is a lot more on the line now.. Just a season after pitching for
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- For someone playing so close to his house, Webb Simpson has been on edge all week.. The home crowd. Two rounds with Tiger Woods. His name atop the leaderboard at Quail Hollow alongside Rory McIlroy and so many others late Saturday afternoon. It has caused him to
I'm pround of the report our committee turned in, but disappointed by some of the reaction to it.
Undocumented passports should be an issue this year for those seeking election or re-election.
WASHINGTON -- News that Chinese dissident Chen Guangcheng and his family might be allowed to leave China for a university fellowship in the U.S. brought relief not only to Chen, but also to dissidents around the world.. It also may have put a smidgeon of crow in the mouths of
U.S. Rep Rob Woodall spoke to the North Gwinnett/Buford rotary on Wednesday.
There's a lacrosse goal in the backyard and there may or may not be a few dents in the wall of Tyler Bramblett's room at home.. That's how a kid who first picked up a stick three years ago ends up getting an offer to help start the lacrosse program
Bob Gibbons tourney brings droves of teams, fans to Suwanee
Suwanee police briefs for this week.
Hull Middle brought together 873 students, teachers and administrators to try and break the Guiness Book of World Record of largest string instrumental ensemble.
Star 94 will have the seventh annual Woofstock party at Town Center on May 12.
A Suwanee native and North Gwinnett High grad plans to open a beer growler store in Suwanee. The franchise's owners have other locations in Athens, Avondale Estates, and plan to open in Johns Creek, Alpharetta and Brookhaven.
A third grade class at Roberts Elementary has developed pen pals and a Skype relationship with students in Rwanda.
Annandale Village will have its 19th annual event Jazzy Thing at Wild Bill's to raise money for its fee assistance fund.
Residents weighed in on the first draft of the city's 20/20 vision plan, a strategic guide to the next decade for the city. More than 400 residents and leaders collaborated on the plan over the last year.
The Suwanee Farmers Market opened this week much to the delight of farmers who have watched their crops come in about three weeks early.
Mill Creek held off Shiloh to advance to the second round of the state baseball playoffs.
STATE PLACERS. Girls State Track and Field Championships. Hugh Mills Stadium, Albany. Saturday's finals. CLASS AAAAA. FIRST PLACE. Sonikqua Walters, Peachtree Ridge, 800, 2:13.56. SECOND PLACE. QuanDra Shanks, Brookwood, 800, 2:14.20. Aliyah Abrams, Grayson, 400, 54.08. Autumnn Burnette, Peachtree Ridge, 300 hurdles, 42.75. THIRD PLACE. Jasmine Abrams, Grayson, 200, 24.19
Grayson takes Game 3 win over Peachtree Ridge
ALBANY -- Freshman Aliyah Abrams couldn't believe her second place drew any attention.. When approached after climbing down from the award stand she quickly pointed out where her older sister, Jasmine, was sitting.. But with a time of 54.09, one-hundredth of a second off her best in the 400
ALBANY -- GAC began Saturday's final day with 0.25 of a point, well behind leader Westminster's 36 points and with the fewest point total of any team to score in Class AA.. That changed in a hurry.. The Spartans won state titles in the two of the first three races
Providence beat Landmark in the first round of the Class A state playoffs.
Brokwood defeated North Gwinnett in the first round of the Class AAAAA baseball playoffs.
Winder Police seized about 900 opium plants following a hit and run investigation.
Greene, Elam, Bostick, Hage, Azar and Brandau Hawkins go in as the hall's third class
The 39th annual Snellville Days served as another community reunion as residents said it signaled the start of summer.
SNELLVILLE -- Local cardiologists will be able to continue seeing patients at Eastside Medical Center after all, at least to some extent.. Eastside officially began offering advanced interventional cardiac procedures like angioplasty and stenting on Tuesday, through an exclusivity agreement reached with Atlanta's Piedmont Heart Institute. Initially, that was believed
Fined each day the project is late, crews to restart paving process on Ga. 20 widening project.
TALLADEGA, Ala. -- Joey Logano nipped Kyle Busch at the finish line Saturday to win the Nationwide Series race at Talladega Superspeedway to give Toyota its 200th win in NASCAR.. The race was marred by a late accident that sent Eric McClure to an Alabama hospital by helicopter, but NASCAR
TALLADEGA, Ala. -- Jeff Gordon understands winning a pole doesn't mean very much for the big picture.. But after opening this season with a serious slump, the four-time NASCAR champion is embracing all the small victories he can get.. Gordon grabbed the top starting spot for today's race at
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- I'll Have Another ran down Bodemeister in the final furlong Saturday to win the Kentucky Derby, winding up in the winner's circle despite a rookie jockey, a more famous stable pony, and a price tag of just $11,000 as a yearling.. With Mario Gutierrez aboard, the chestnut
Barefoot in the Park has become an integral part of Duluth and the surrounding commuties as art lovers come out to see artwork from students and professionals, and watch various acts on stage.
Sports Authority has announced the grand opening of its newest location: Buford.
Tom Kirby launches re-election campaign just months after runoff; Gwinnett leaders to hold strategy session Tuesday.
Two-time Daily Post basketball player of the year, still a junior, is headed to the ACC
BOSTON -- The Atlanta Hawks seemed to have found the answer to their injury woes: a rejuvenated Tracy McGrady, who was putting together a playoff game reminiscent of his youth.. But then McGrady rolled his right ankle, crumpled to the ground and limped off the court. Although he returned in
Former All-American tackle still excelling off the gridiron
There were 16 records broken at the Southeastern State Wars powerlifting competition.
Four Lions named to 8-A teams of the year
UGA's Greene, Shockley, former Falcons Crumpler, Webster to coach at event
Youth teams can sign up for event through May 15
Grayson wrestling Nick Distasio will sign with Truett McConnell.
SNELLVILLE -- Golf was Taylor Allen's idea.. She wasn't drug to a driving range as a toddler or forced out to the course by a aggressive parent. Her parents aren't really golfers.. "To be honest I am not sure," Allen said how she got involved in golf. "I just
BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) -- Georgia wildlife officials are urging boaters to keep a lookout for sea turtles and manatees in the state's coastal waters. Being struck by boats is a leading killer of both animals, which are protected under state and federal laws.
Larry Lathan Fleeman, age 66 of Dacula, passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2012 from complications of Acute Myeloid Leukemia. Funeral Services will be held 2 PM Sunday, May 6, 2012 ...
Mr. Timothy E. “Tim” Crane, age 44, of Atlanta, GA passed away on Thursday, May 3, 2012. He was preceded in death by his stepfather, Joe Cain. He ...
Marcus Smith, age 48, of Winder, GA, passed away on Friday, May 4, 2012. Services and Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford, GA ...
John W. Higgins age 72 , born March 16, 1940, of Lawrenceville, went to be with his Lord Thursday, May 3, 2012. Funeral Services will be held 2 PM Monday, May ...
Karen Bullock, age 61, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away on May 3, 2012. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 770-277-4550.
Jerry Earl Turner, 71, of Norcross died Wednesday May 2, 2012. Arrangements pending with Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory Duluth Chapel 770-476-2535.
DaVIS, JEREMY Mr. Jeremy Davis, age 34, of Chicago, IL formerly of Buford, GA passed away Monday, April 30, 2012. He is the son of Tommy and Lynne Sears Davis ...
Mark Anthony Hopkins, age 54, of Stone Mountain, Ga., died Thursday, May 3, 2012. Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Home and Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel. 770-564-2726.
Mrs. Margaret Cochran Parker, age 80 of Buford, GA passed away Friday, May 04, 2012. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bill W. Parker; daughters; Helen Parker, Linda ...
Mr. Pat Chadwick Duran, age 74 , of Commerce, passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2012. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org.
Bullpen also strong as Atlanta picks up victory in 11 innings
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