News for Wednesday, November 16, 2005


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Where is winter? - Justin Boron

A couple of weeks ago, I shut my windows tight, threw an extra blanket on the bed, and even went a few days where the temperature held me under the covers or in the shower for a little longer than usual.

Unhappy holidays again - Ed Brock

I could almost boycott Wal-Mart now.

Winding through Halloween fright - Rob Felt

As we crept around the first corner in the house, peering sideways back and forth, a giant skull-eating beast emerged from its lair and shook its giant arms at us angrily.

Franken candidacy good for C-Span - Michael Davis

When comedian and radio talk show host Al Franken said he might take a stab at running for the U.S. Senate from his home state of Minnesota, I was a little taken aback.

On being all grown up - Heather Middleton

Sometimes it can be difficult to remember your little sister and brother have grown up just as you have and they don't need 'mothering' anymore.

Hey, my cop's bigger than your cop - Bob Paslay

Every morning on the way to work I cut through the little town of Hapeville as I make my way from Atlanta along the old U.S. 19/41 and every day I get stopped along with other motorists in front and behind me by a man who is wearing a bright “police” jacket and has a whistle. He holds up our cars with the authority of a policeman as he lets cars in and out of the parking lot of a private business, the original Dwarf House restaurant that sparked the Chick-fil-A chicken empire.

Are you sick of T.O.? - Brian Howard

Normally, I wouldn't take time to reflect on something that happened more than a week ago. But this time I needed to take it all in and figure some things out.

Letters to the Editor

Special thanks to two Gwinnett families who help friends in need

My husband and I evacuated our home in Gulfport, Miss., hours before Hurricane Katrina struck the Gulf Coast. We had one suitcase, a 21-year-old cat, enough food for the cat and our clothes, which were dirty when we showed up in Snellville at Mike and Susan Foster's house.

Moorer supports Deyton in Forest Park

By Ed Brock

Pets of the Week

November 3, 2005

Shootings believed to be gang related

By Ed Brock

Argument leads to stabbing

By Ed Brock

Threat against councilwoman prompts investigation

By Justin Boron

Slating awards for less than deserving drivers - Jeffery Whitfield

Nothing creeps up faster than headlights bearing down upon the rear bumper of your car in the nighttime air.

Board poses moratorium on residential zoning

By Justin Boron

Letter to the Editor

November 14, 2005

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Lowry headed to Virginia Tech

By Doug Gorman