New mayor Denis Shortal ready to become an open, p...
by Brent Barron
12:04 PM, Wednesday, November 25
As newly elected Dunwoody mayor Denis Shortal looks ahead toward his time in office, he said he is ready to restore open and positive leadership to all residents of the city. “I want to bring in an attitude that brings mutual respect amongst our l...

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Fulton County planning senior facility rental fee increases
The Fulton County Department of Aging and Youth Tuesday announced it is proposing fee increases for facility rentals ...
04:48 PM, Tuesday, November 17
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Henry County police department unveils new patrol cars
The Henry County Police Department recently unveiled 15 of its newly purchased 2015 Dodge Chargers in front of the He...
04:08 PM, Tuesday, November 17
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DeKalb County Commissioner Kathie Gannon meets with citize...
DeKalb citizens met on Nov. 16 at a town hall meeting with Super District 6 Commissioner Kathie Gannon to determine t...
02:43 PM, Tuesday, November 17
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Harken Health Center is ‘first of its kind’ in Roswell
Harken Health hopes to offer a different approach to patient care with the opening of its Roswell health center — one...
11:39 AM, Tuesday, November 17
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City of Roswell seeks singers for Caroling on Canton event
The Roswell-based Platinum School of Performing Arts will take a break from practicing eight counts to serenade the c...
11:11 AM, Tuesday, November 17
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Alpharetta, Johns Creek agree on open parks
Young baseball and lacrosse players from Alpharetta and Johns Creek will be able to play in each other’s parks withou...
07:44 AM, Tuesday, November 17
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Douglas Youth of the Year runner-up for Metro Atlanta honors
The Douglas County Boys & Girls Club was represented by Pherow Drain as Boys & Girls Club of Metro Atlanta announced ...
04:33 PM, Monday, November 16
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Governor: Georgia will not accept Syrian refugees
In response to last week's terrorist attacks in Paris, Gov. Nathan Deal today announced he will not accept Syrian ref...
03:56 PM, Monday, November 16
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Watts hopes to provide residents better access to government
Chris Watts is a longtime Douglasville resident and teacher for 36 years at Mount Carmel Elementary. He and his wife,...
03:03 PM, Monday, November 16
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New preventive security measures in the works for county c...
County officials have included hundreds of thousands of dollars in the proposed 2016 budget to improve security at th...
02:46 PM, Monday, November 16
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Georgia flags fly at half-staff to mark Paris attacks
Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal has ordered that American and state flags be flown at half-staff following Friday's terroris...
01:10 PM, Monday, November 16
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Updated: Brookhaven Mayor and Councilman Bates Mattison re...
Brookhaven Mayor Rebecca Chase Williams responded Monday morning to a potential ethics problem with District 3 City C...
11:47 AM, Monday, November 16
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MARTA: Breeze fare gates working again
In a news release emailed to the media Monday at 3:46 p.m., MARTA announced the Breeze fare gates at its rail station...
09:44 AM, Monday, November 16
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Free Thanksgiving dinner Tuesday in College Park
Life Integrity For Truth Community Development, or LIFT, is inviting residents to partake of a traditional Thanksgivi...
11:52 AM, Sunday, November 15
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French consulate general to host vigil for Paris attack vi...
Following Friday’s terrorist attacks in Paris, the office of the consulate general of France in Atlanta has organized...
10:29 PM, Saturday, November 14
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