The Gwinnett Braves set their roster for the team's inaugural season in Gwinnett County. The roster features eight players from the Atlanta Braves' 40-man roster and two players (SP Tommy Hanson and RP Kris Medlen) from Baseball America's top 10 prospects in the Braves organization.
Five hundred Jazzercisers from the Jazzercise and JazzerKids Fitness Center of Gainesville raised more than $170,000 for the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation by holding a benefit dance-fitness class on Feb. 15.
Miss Jennifer Erin Hartness and Mr. Andrew Coleman Medlyn were united in marriage at 6 p.m. March 28, 2009, at Crane Cottage, Jekyll Island Club Hotel, Jekyll Island. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Edward L. Hartness of Gainesville. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph William Medlyn Jr. of Durham, N.C.
I have read with surprise and interest the articles in The Times regarding Rep. Carl Rogers' bill to hold a nonbinding referendum on the question as to whether the chairman of the Gainesville Board of Education should be elected citywide. I currently serve as chairman of the Gainesville Board of Education, and as you would expect, this issue is very much of interest to me.
April 05, 2009|
By R. David Syfan
Gainesville School Board chairman