Monday, January 7, 2013
The No. 1 Irish and No. 2 Crimson Tide will decide the national championship in Miami. Share your thoughts.
And then there was one. The climax of the 2012-13 bowl season is Monday (January 7), when Notre Dame and Alabama meet in Miami in the BCS Championship Game. (Game time: 8:30 p.m., ESPN). The unbeaten, No. 1 Irish and No. 2 Crimson Tide have been practicing and talking with media members for several days, so we want to bring you a sampling of the information, to -- Who ya got in Alabama-Notre Dame? Share your predictions and thoughts in the comments below. -- Who ya got in Alabama-Notre Dame? Share your predictions and thoughts in the comments below. You might also enjoy reading: Don’t miss any Suwanee and Gwinnett news. Subscribe to Suwanee Patch’s free newsletter, like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.
Sunday, January 6, 2013
The sons of two of Gwinnett's finest, one of whom is from Lawrenceville, are on opposing teams in the Alabama-Notre Dame clash.
Sunday, January 6
The Orange Bowl between Alabama and Notre Dame will be televised Monday, January 7, at 8:30 p.m. on ESPN. --- The Gwinnett County Sheriff’s Office has a unique stake in Monday's BCS Championship Game between top- ranked Notre Dame and No. 2 Alabama. Two Gwinnett Sheriff’s Deputies have sons playing in this year’s title game -- on opposite teams. Gwinnett County Deputy Sheriff Tamara Tuitt-Bartlett and Reserve Deputy Sheriff Jerome Hubbard have the personal connections. -- Who do you think will win between Alabama and Notre Dame? Share your predictions in the comments below. Reserve Deputy Hubbard’s son Adrian Hubbard, a Lawrenceville native and Norcross High alum, is a starting outside linebacker for the Crimson Tide. Deputy Sheriff Tuitt…
Monday, November 26, 2012
A look at some Thanksgiving weekend news stories from the area.
Thanksgiving is over, you are headed back to work, and the kids are back in school. So it's a good time to review some news matters that you may have missed amid all that turkey and football. GEORGIA COMPANY EYES TWINKIES MAKER: Flowers Foods, based in Thomasville, Ga., is setting itself up to buy Hostess Brands, the makers of Twinkies and other popular snack foods, according to Patch and other media reports. Flowers makes the Sunbeam and Nature's Own brands. NO-RISK BCS TICKET PACKAGE: A Suwanee-based travel agency is touting a special ticket-travel package for the BCS Championship game in January 2013. Esoteric Sports' deal requires a $300 deposit, which is refunded if "your team" -- either Alabama or Georgia, in this case -- is not …