Longtime Mount Vernon Towers director retires
by Bobby Tedder
01:04 PM, Thursday, July 10
For Tommy Miller, the long commute to work for the past two decades was well worth the trouble. Those working under the executive director of Mount Vernon Towers in Sandy Springs — he retired two weeks ago — during that time are glad for it. Moreo...

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