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Top 10 most popular stories from July 1-7

Below are the top 10 most viewed stories during the week of July 1-7, 2013 on the Gwinnett Daily Post website. Click on the link to see what you may have missed.

» Supreme Court rules on Gwinnett DUI case

The Georgia Supreme Court ruled Monday against a man challenging his 2010 DUI arrest in Gwinnett.

» Firefighter burned in explosion at own home

Gwinnett County Police and Fire personnel responded to a fire and explosion at 1381 Sundale Drive in Lawrenceville last week.

» Cops: Park ranger hit with same bullet as suicide victim

D.P. Wright, a 70-year-old ranger with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, was shot in the abdomen on June 26 while attempting to close up the Lower Overlook area of Buford Dam Park.

» Movie starring Sandler, Barrymore to film in Gwinnett

The Buford City Commission gave approval for a Hollywood production company to begin location shooting in Buford this month for a romantic comedy starring Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore.

» Man facing 20 years for stealing $96

A Stone Mountain man is facing up to 20 years in prison for a crime that reportedly netted him just $96.

» Ethics allegations filed against Kautz

District Attorney Danny Porter said he is looking into allegations made against Snellville Mayor Kelly Kautz.

» Rain washes out fireworks events, some still on

All of Gwinnett's pre-Independence Day fireworks events were postponed or canceled on Wednesday as rain moved through the area.

» Thousands gather at Mall of Georgia despite rain, canceled fireworks

Attendees braved the weather for Fourth of July activities, but the fireworks at night were canceled Thursday at the Mall of Georgia.

» Royals release former Parkview star Francoeur

Not surprisingly, no baseball team claimed Jeff Francoeur as he passed through waivers and the former Parkview star was released Friday by the Kansas City Royals.

» One killed, one critical in motel shooting

The GBI, with help from Norcross Police, is investigating a homicide in Norcross on Thursday at a Red Roof Inn.