A look back at metro Atlanta's top local headlines of 2015
by Christine Fonville, Noreen Cochran, Tom Spigolon, Everett Catts, and Rachel Kellogg
December 30, 2015 02:21 PM | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
Metro Atlanta's cities and counties saw their share of controversial topics in 2015, as well as trends that will impact the area for years to come. Mercedes-Benz, Google, and Hollywood all set up shop in the area, two large colleges merged and a new city was born. Here is a rundown of some of the top local news stories of 2015: ‘ROTTEN TO THE CORE’ In March, DeKalb County interim CEO Lee May signed an executive order to provide “for the installation of two special investigators to r...
Zika mosquitoes hard to fight
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — The mosquitoes that spread the Zika virus are among the hardest species to fight because they live and breed in tub drains, dog bowls, buckets, flower pots and other places ins...
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Column: Farewell, good readers
Dear Readers, After more than three lively years here, I have decided to end the column. My reasons are creative ones: I need time and space to work on other things, namely a book or two. Know that...
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Common Core Math
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Should Georgia ditch Common Core Math like Missouri, Maine and Ohio?