Cpl. Moises Vargas and Cpl. Douglas Whiddon, officers with the Gainesville Police Department, recently were selected as this year's Optimist Award recipients during the annual Optimist Awards ceremony hosted by the Gainesville Optimist's Club.
Richard and Dixie Stewart of Gainesville announce the engagement of their daughter Jennifer Lacey Stewart to Juan Carlo Castaneda Velarde, son of Juan Manuel and Carlota Velarde de Castaneda of Quetzaltenango, Guatemala.
Mr. and Mrs. Phillip Gary Latimer Sr. of Columbus announce the engagement of their daughter Miss Elizabeth Leath Latimer to Mr. Michael Paul Pompilio, son of Ms. Debra Gendron Pompilio of Alpharetta and Mr. and Mrs. Michael Francis Pompilio Jr., of Roswell.
Misty Dawn Berry and Jorge Luis Aguilar were united in marriage at 3:30 p.m. May 1, 2010, at PineIsle Pointe at Lake Lanier Islands in Buford. The bride is the daughter of Wanda Crumbley of Morganton and Kenneth and Deanna Crumbley of Alto. The groom is the son of Ofelia Aguliar of Gillsville.
We've all endured it many times. Sitting in traffic, engine idling, not moving, staring at the bumper of the car in front of you. You check your watch, you search for traffic reports on the radio and resign yourself to being late, again, for work or dinner.
June 13, 2010|
Times Editorial Board
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Less than a week after claiming the national title in the Southern Powerlifting Federation championships, the locally-based IronDawgs weightlifting team won the bench press only team title at the American Powerlifting Committee National championship in Bogart.
White County High senior John Luna shot a 69 and placed first overall in the Hall County Optimist Club's tournament at Chicopee Woods golf course. North Hall's Andy Bracewell finished second with a 74.
MINNEAPOLIS - Brooks Conrad filled in neatly for Chipper Jones, making two nice plays at third base and then driving in the go-ahead run with a squeeze bunt in the ninth inning Saturday night that lifted the Atlanta Braves over Minnesota 3-2.
June 12, 2010|
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