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HEALTH BRIEFS: Mobile mammography center to to make stop at Snellville department store

The BelkGives on the Go Mobile Mammography Center will stop at the Belk store in Snellville on May 3 to offer free mammogram screenings.

Lawrenceville woman pleads guilty to stealing hurricane relief funds

Angela Pratt Avery, 45, was living in Norcross when she and two co-defendants applied for government assistance as victims of Hurricane Ike.

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Steelers pick up fifth-year option on Heyward's contract

Peachtree Ridge grad Cameron Heyward locked in with the Pittsburgh Steelers through the 2015 season

How Gwinnett schools scored in the College and Career Ready Performance Index

The Department of Education announced the latest results of the College and Career Ready Performance Index, a complex statewide accountability system, that the DOE introduced in 2012. Here is a list of how Gwinnett schools scored.

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Gwinnett couple leading lawsuit challenging Georgia's gay marriage law

Snellville residents Christopher Inniss and Shelton Stroman are the lead plaintiffs in a class action suit filed Tuesday in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia.

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Sycamore Elementary unveils outdoor classroom

Sycamore Elementary held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Tuesday for its new outdoor classroom, which was built with several community organizations, boy scouts and cub scouts, and grants from companies like Home Depot.

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Earth Day: Reduce, reuse, recycle

Celebrate Earth Day all year long with the three "R's": reduce, reuse and recycle.

Willis Ballard, Jr.

LAWRENCEVILLE Willis Ballard, Jr. Willis Hewlett Ballard, Jr. age 88 of Lawrenceville, passed away Sunday, April 20, 2014. Mr. Ballard was preceded in death by his wife Corrine; son, Jimbo ...

Gregory Scibona

Stone Mountain Gregory Scibona Gregory Scibona, age 84, of Stone Mountain, GA passed away on April 19, 2014. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, A Family Company, Snellville Chapel 770-979-3200 ...

Donny Hayes, Sr.

BUFORD Donny Hayes, Sr. Donny Keith Hayes, Sr. age 58, of Buford, GA passed away on April 20, 2014. Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA ...

Justin Stewart

DACULA Justin Stewart Justin Kyle Stewart, age 36, of Dacula, GA passed away April 17, 2014. Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville, GA 30046, 770-277-4550.

Dennis Adams

SNELLVILLE Dennis Adams Dennis James Adams age 63 of Snellville, Ga passed Friday April 18, 2014. Mr. Adams was a Veteran of the United States Army, a leader with the ...

Frann Faulkner

LILBURN Frann Faulkner Frann Faulkner, 67, of Lilburn, passed away on Thursday, April 17, 2014, in Atlanta. Frann was born on March 26, 1947 in Vicksburg, MS to Edwin and ...

Martha Dennard

Lawrenceville Martha Dennard Martha Everett Dennard, age 89, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on April 20, 2014. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, A Family Company, Snellville Chapel 770-979-3200. ...

Frances Fogarty

Buford Frances Fogarty Frances Mary Clemence Fogarty, age 89, of Buford, GA passed away April 19, 2014. Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville, GA 30046, 770-277-4550.

Gattis delivers walk-off home run as Braves keep Marlins winless on the road

The Atlanta Braves defeated the Florida Marlins in extra innings Monday night thanks to the heroics of Evan Gattis

GGC falls to Emory in battle of No. 1 women's tennis teams

NCAA Division III No. 1 Emory defeated NAIA No. 1 Georgia Gwinnett College in tough match

Westendorf hat trick lifts Grayson girls to 3-0 win over Brookwood, region girls soccer title

Grayson girls, Brookwood boys secure Region 8-AAAAAA soccer titles with wins

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Cunningham slams G-Braves to seventh straight win

Centerfielder hits first grand slam in Gwinnett Braves win over Charlotte

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Mill Creek uses depth to win 7-AAAAAA boys golf title

Mill Creek’s boys so dominated the field that they had a golfer in the top 10 whose score didn’t even count toward the team total.