Fairburn child wins trip to White House
by Noreen Cochran
July 01, 2015 12:05 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Fifth-graders at Main Street Academy in College Park may find it difficult to top what their classmate, 10-year-old Corey Jackson Jr., can say he did on his summer vacation – had lunch with first lady Michelle Obama at the White House. At the lunch next week, Corey, son of Corey Jackson and Dora Dumas of Fairburn, and 54 other 8- to 12-year-old winners of the fourth annual Healthy Lunchtime Challenge will represent their respective states, territories and the District of Columbia. C...
Fulton County's shelter pets can gain independence for $17.76
Celebrate the Fourth, save money and save a life. LifeLine Animal Project, the nonprofit which recently pledged to have its county shelters reach no-kill levels by the end of 2016, invites resident...
Jul 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Officials: Cutting Atlanta commute times will be costly
The sprawling Atlanta metro area's commuters navigate some of the longest trips to work in large U.S. cities. The average commute for metro Atlanta residents is 30 minutes, higher than the national...
Jun 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 101 101 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Confederate Flag
Jun 24, 2015 | 128435 views | 0 0 comments | 412 412 recommendations | email to a friend | print

Should the Confederate flag be displayed on government property?