Jester talks goals for guiding the district if elected
by Christine Fonville
November 25, 2014 11:19 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Republican candidate Nancy Jester, who earned the second highest votes in the Nov. 4 election, said she is enjoying hitting the ground and meeting more residents during her runoff campaign for District 1 County Commissioner in places like Tucker, Chamblee, Brookhaven and her home city of Dunwoody. Although she said running for the position was not on her radar initially, the support of family, friends and leaders throughout the community encouraged her to run. “No one could have for...
Georgia students’ writing test scores rise
The percentage of 11th-grade, first-time test takers meeting or exceeding the standard on the Georgia High School Writing Test increased in 2014, rising from 94 percent last year to 96 percent this...
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Commissioners clash over retreat boycott
County Commissioner Ann Jones Guider drew fire from fellow commissioners recently for her decision to leave a budget planning meeting held outside the county for what she said was a lack of transpa...
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Group announces plans for 104-acre Roswell complex
Move over, Avalon. A Dunwoody group wants to build a mixed-use development in Roswell that will dwarf Alpharetta’s recently opened complex. Duke Land Group announced plans Nov. 4 for Riverwalk Vill...
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Minimum Wage Poll
Dec 05, 2013 | 241480 views | 0 0 comments | 387 387 recommendations | email to a friend | print

Is $15 per hour a reasonable amount for minimum wage?