Taking a rewind ...
The story that has dominated the news recently in the area came to something of a conclusion. Hundreds of mourners came to Suwanee last week to pay last respects to Griffin Prince, 13, and Jake Prince, 9. The brothers from Buford were killed June 18 in a boating collision on Lake Lanier, and a Johns Creek business owner has been charged with boating under the influence in connection with the attack. "Families can be together forever," Gary Hansen, the boys' grandfather, said at the service.
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An Alpharetta man was Tasered 14 times by Gwinnett Police at a Norcross-area driving range after falling victim to bath salts, which he said he ingested from smoking marijuana.
The annual 10-k run in Atlanta attracted the usual winners from Kenya and the usual horde of weekend athletes and unusual costumes.
The Snellville woman who fell victim to flesh eating bacteria left the hospital and began her rehab.
The Suwanee man who climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro in January is now in the running for an ESPY award from ESPN for his feat.
Compiled by Steve Burns.