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Random Acts of Kindness: Susan G. Komen 3-Day team

Random Acts of Kindness: Susan G. Komen 3-Day team

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. -- Today's random act of kindness is for a very special Susan G. Komen 3-day team, Booby Traps. 

Every year, volunteers, activists, and runners alike with Susan G. Komen strive to raise funds and educate people about breast cancer. 

This year, team Booby Traps raised more than $20,000 towards that goal. Team Booby Traps' Angel Goldman was also one of this year's top fundraisers for the 3-day overall. 

The Susan G. Komen 3-day strikes a chord with Lester Crowell and Three-13 Salon, Spa & Boutique who wanted to get involved in 11Alive's random acts of kindness. 

Speed blamed for crash that killed 3

AUSTELL, Ga. --  Families are planning the funerals for three young men who killed when the car they were riding in lost control and veered off the road.

It happened at around 12:30 a.m. Sunday on Clay Road just west of Flint Hill Road near Austell.

Police have yet to say how fast the car was going or whether any of them were wearing seat belts, but skid marks reveal the car went into oncoming traffic before slamming into a tree on the other side of the road. 

Friends gathered just hours later to remember the driver, 20-year old Michael Haynes, and the two brothers riding with him, 24-year old Jacolby Lowe and 21-year old Jerod Lowe.  Police say the brothers lived in Marietta.

"We came out here to show love and we miss you, we're going to love you though. Ride in peace," said Shawn Williams, a member of Haynes' car club.

Video captures heart-pounding moments of Great Bull Run

CONYERS - New video shows the heart-pounding moments as dozens of people ran with the bulls Saturday in Conyers. Brett Bramble shot the video during one of the waves of the Great Bull Run. In it, you can see a man get trampled by the bulls. Bramble says he saw the man eventually get up and walk away.

PHOTOS | Conyers Great Bull Run

We showed the video to event organizers, who confirmed it was taken at the Conyers event. The organizers went on to say that several people were hit by the bulls, but no one was seriously hurt.

For most the participants, the event seemed like a rollercoaster ride. 11Alive's Donna Lowry spoke to several excited runners who paid $75 to run in the heats. Afterward, they had mixed feelings about whether the price was worth a few thrilling seconds.

4 men plead guilty to killing ex-Marine

4 men plead guilty to killing ex-Marine

MARIETTA, Ga. -- Four defendants pleaded guilty in Cobb County Superior Court Wednesday to beating and stomping a former Marine to death last year.

Zachary Gamble, 34, was taken off life support on Apr. 8, 2012, two weeks after he was attacked in the parking lot of a Smyrna apartment complex.

RELATED | Climbing for Zach Gamble

The men convicted of killing him are 38-year-old Arthur Batchelor of Acworth, 40-year-old Sean Hall of Mableton, 36-year-old Jason Hill of Woodstock and 37-year-old Tarell Secrest of Marietta.

All four pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter and aggravated assault. They were each sentenced to 30 years, with 20 to be served in prison.

Oh What A Night in Gwinnett

SUWANEE -- It seems that every Friday night something spectacular happens on a high school football field in Gwinnett County. Last Friday night was one game that proved worthy of extra note.

I was fortunate to be in the house in Suwanee to witness what has to be the best games of the 2013 season. For four quarters Mill Creek and North Gwinnett waged a battle that left everybody from players, and coaches to parents, and parking lot attendants physically and emotionally drained.

The Hawks held a 21 point lead over the state's number one team and on it's sideline fans were beaming. It looked like Mill Creek would do something that had never been done since the school opened and vanquish the Bulldogs on the gridiron.

USA Today Metro Atlanta Super 25 Football Poll

ATLANTA -- The latest edition of the USA Today Metro Atlanta Super 25 High School Football Poll is here. Lots of movement this week and previous number one North Gwinnett has been replaced by their neighbors to the north.

The Buford Wolves take over the top spot after a 42-6 victory over White County. North Gwinnett slips to number 2 after a thrilling 50-47 win over Mill Creek, Carrollton is 3, with Tucker rising from 11 to 4 and Lovett rounding out the top 5.

Norcross is 6 followed by Gainesville, Sandy Creek, Lovejoy, and McEachern completing the top 10.

This week's movers include Alpharetta  from 23 to 13, Creekside from 25 to 14, North Cobb is up from  21 to 16,  while Eagle's Landing Christian slides from 5 to 23 and Hillgrove tumbles from 12 to 24.

New faces this week are Greater Atlanta Christian at 15 and Monroe Area at 21. Marist returns at 20 and Mill Creek is back at 25.

Two hospitalized after school bus accident in Marietta

MARIETTA, GA. -- No students were injured after a school bus accident in East Cobb County Tuesday afternoon.

According to authorities, it happened on Roswell Road at Grand Vista Approach around 4:30 p.m. 

Officials say no one on the bus was injured.  However, two people were taken to the hospital from the other vehicle. 

The bus was from Dodgen Middle School.