Parents affected by redistricting speak out at mee...
by Everett Catts
12:09 AM, Friday, December 19
Parents of students affected by Fulton County Schools’ northern redistricting plan used Thursday night’s Board of Education meeting as another opportunity to voice their opinions on the issue. The district plans to rezone elementary- and middle-sc...

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Habitat for Humanity’s Atlanta office leader to retire
Americus-based Habitat for Humanity’s Atlanta office earlier this month announced Larrie Del Martin, its longtime pre...
02:47 PM, Friday, December 12
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Fundraiser for OK Café employees doubles goal
(UPDATED FRIDAY AT 9:05 P.M. WITH CAUSE OF FIRE, QUOTES FROM ONE RESTAURANT CO-OWNER) An online fundraiser to aid the...
01:32 PM, Friday, December 12
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Police department's HEAT grant renewed
The Governor’s Office of Highway Safety last week announced the Sandy Springs Police Department is one of 17 law enfo...
11:52 AM, Friday, December 12
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Atlanta City Council on recess
In accordance with city of Atlanta charter section 2-303(a), the Atlanta City Council will recess starting Monday and...
11:41 AM, Friday, December 12
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Two police officers shot in Decatur
Two police officers were shot in a gun battle Friday morning near the eastern edge of Atlanta, and a suspected gunman...
11:20 AM, Friday, December 12
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Christmas wishes
Residents from both near and far came to Lenox Square mall last week to visit with Santa Claus and give him their Chr...
11:01 AM, Friday, December 12
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MARTA: Ridership up; new bathrooms, security in works
MARTA ridership has increased by 6 to 7 percent in recent fiscal years and as much as a million people per month in f...
07:39 AM, Friday, December 12
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Georgia teens among app developers responding to Ferguson ...
Though the developers of the soon-to-be released "Driving While Black" smartphone application want motorists to downl...
11:00 AM, Thursday, December 11
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Florida man found with Paulding girl near Macon may face c...
A Florida man arrested on an alleged window tint violation near Macon Sunday may also be facing kidnapping charges af...
10:28 AM, Thursday, December 11
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Blood drive set for East Paulding High School Friday
The Air Force JROTC at East Paulding High School is scheduled to host a blood drive for the American Red Cross for Pa...
10:18 AM, Thursday, December 11
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Resident champions raises
Douglas County government cannot adequately provide public safety services because of comparatively low salaries in t...
10:10 AM, Thursday, December 11
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NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH: Posers
Police reports of note from the Atlanta Police Department’s Zone 2, which includes Buckhead, Nov. 23 through 29, and ...
08:18 PM, Wednesday, December 10
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Local companies, communities win OBIE Awards
Several local businesspeople, businesses and developments were honored by the Greater Atlanta Homebuilders Associatio...
08:09 PM, Wednesday, December 10
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BUILDING UP: Developers seeing market for new homes in Dou...
County Commissioner Henry Mitchell III said he believes residential construction is on the increase in Douglas County...
03:10 PM, Wednesday, December 10
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Anti-violence strategist: gang activity in suburbs increasing
Arthur Powell’s journey to becoming a life skills coach and anti-gang advocate began when he was 24. A member of Atla...
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