Area’s schools CCRPI scores mixed
by Everett Catts
04:49 PM, Wednesday, December 17
The Georgia Department of Education Tuesday released the College and Career Ready Performance Index, based on data from the 2013-14 academic year. Local schools had mixed results. In February 2012, Georgia was one of 10 states granted a waiver fro...

Latest Headlines

Jester voted District 1 Commissioner in DeKalb's runoff el...
The final votes for the Dec. 2 runoff election are in and Republican Nancy Jester will be DeKalb County’s new Distric...
09:20 PM, Tuesday, December 02
full story
Winter Weather Preparedness Week under way
Gov. Nathan Deal has proclaimed this week as Winter Weather Preparedness Week. During the week, Georgians are encoura...
06:27 PM, Tuesday, December 02
full story
Atlanta City Council announces committee assignments
Atlanta City Council President Ceasar C. Mitchell Monday announced the chairs and the members of the council’s 2015 s...
05:33 PM, Tuesday, December 02
full story
Gift collections to help children, seniors
Henry County residents can help make the holidays a little brighter for children, senior citizens and needy families ...
04:24 PM, Tuesday, December 02
full story
Tanger Outlets reaches full capacity Thanksgiving, Black F...
Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday business boomed for Tanger Outlets in Locust Grove and Main Street Program managers...
04:20 PM, Tuesday, December 02
full story
Southside theater presents holiday TV tale
It’s 1972 and America’s favorite television family celebrates Christmas with their traditional gathering of family an...
04:05 PM, Tuesday, December 02
full story
County commission has annexation, MARTA on docket Wednesday
At its meeting Wednesday, the Fulton County Board of Commissioners will ponder a staff-supported request to annex 21 ...
04:00 PM, Tuesday, December 02
full story
Douglas, Paulding stores, malls see busy holiday, Black Fr...
The day after Thanksgiving, known as “Black Friday,” traditionally has been the biggest shopping day in the U.S. At l...
03:47 PM, Tuesday, December 02
full story
Leaders say next Paulding economic development director ne...
Paulding government and business leaders said they are hoping the county’s next economic development director has the...
03:30 PM, Tuesday, December 02
full story
Paulding Economic Development chairman says focus to remai...
Paulding Economic Development Chairman Mark Haney said he felt the agency’s next director should continue its focus o...
03:26 PM, Tuesday, December 02
full story
Buckhead’s oldest home for sale
The oldest house in Buckhead currently used as a home is for sale. Located at 1450 W. Wesley Road, the Colonial cotta...
03:24 PM, Tuesday, December 02
full story
Buckhead house’s history draws people in
Nearly 30 years ago, Nancy Jo McDaniel was not looking to buy a historic home when she purchased an 1830s Colonial co...
03:19 PM, Tuesday, December 02
full story
Gilbert says Paulding must maintain ‘positive’ image to co...
The former Paulding Economic Development director last week said county leaders need to be “conscientious at all time...
03:12 PM, Tuesday, December 02
full story
Metro Atlanta organizations help woman aid burned baby
A Staten Island, N.Y., woman who has helped children at one metro Atlanta school is now helping two other metro Atlan...
02:46 PM, Tuesday, December 02
full story
Buckhead’s Lenox Square, Phipps Plaza giving away gift cards
Buckhead’s Lenox Square and Phipps Plaza malls, both owned by Indianapolis-based Simon, Tuesday announced they will b...
11:33 AM, Tuesday, December 02
full story

Popular Stories

Avalon says no thanks to Thanksgiving Day sales by James Swift

Shoppers share experiences from first Black Friday at Avalon by James Swift

Black Friday sales slumping at smaller North Point Mall stores by James Swift

Weekend Christmas celebrations planned in Milton, Alpharetta, Roswell by James Swift

Recent Comments

« tom brannon wrote on Tuesday, Dec 16 at 09:20 PM »
« HappyHippie wrote on Monday, Dec 15 at 09:17 AM »
« MA Lassetter wrote on Saturday, Dec 06 at 02:32 PM »
« MA Lassetter wrote on Friday, Dec 05 at 08:59 PM »