DeKalb’s new superintendent aims to target struggling schools
by Christine Fonville
May 21, 2015 11:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
DeKalb County School District’s new Superintendent R. Stephen Green said he plans to immerse himself in the community, encourage more communication amongst school board members, parents and leaders and “continue the work that Michael Thurmond began in 2013 to keep things moving in the right direction.” Green, who was announced as the district’s new superintendent earlier this month, met with local media to answer questions about his goals for the district and why he chose to come to...
Former DeKalb watershed employees sentenced to jail
DeKalb County Superior Court Judge Asha Jackson accepted plea deals from three former DeKalb County Watershed Department employees charged with bilking the county out of thousands of dollars in fra...
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Public safety officials launching "Click it or Ticket"
Georgia public safety officials say they're planning to participate in several traffic safety campaigns during the Memorial Day travel period. Governor's Office of Highway Safety officials say thei...
May 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pizzarelli found guilty of bilking thousands from DeKalb charity
Earl Pizzarelli pleaded guilty to misappropriating $49,000 from a local nonprofit he volunteered with for eight years. Charged with 18 counts of theft by taking, Pizzarelli was sentenced by Judge H...
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Proposed WellStar, Emory merger
Feb 11, 2015 | 1264182 views | 0 0 comments | 541 541 recommendations | email to a friend | print

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