Fulton district not giving up southern schools
by Margot Carvallo
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The petition for three communities in south Fulton County District to be annexed to the city of Atlanta will have to wait. The petition states, “The city of Atlanta wants to annex the unincorporated communities of South Oaks, Loch Lomond and Sandt...

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