Paulding graduation rate drops slightly
04:13 PM, Thursday, October 30
Paulding County's high school graduation rate dipped to 77.6 percent in 2014. The rate was a decrease from 78.3 percent in 2013, but higher than 75.5 percent in 2012. Paulding's 2014 rate still was well above the statewide graduation rate of 72.5 ...

Latest Headlines

David Perdue speaks before Greater North Fulton Chamber of...
U.S. Senate hopeful David Perdue made an appearance at a Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce event in Alpharetta...
02:45 PM, Tuesday, October 07
full story
Price, Montigel square off on election issues
On Nov. 4, Georgia’s sixth congressional district — consisting of a wide swath across east Cobb, north Fulton and nor...
02:39 PM, Tuesday, October 07
full story
Council debates conduct rules
It was not the usual Roswell City Council work session meeting place or the usual city council public hearing. Mayor ...
02:37 PM, Tuesday, October 07
full story
Milton High choral director wins education award
Along with nine other educators from Fulton County and Atlanta public school systems, Drew Bowers, Milton High School...
02:31 PM, Tuesday, October 07
full story
Alpharetta goes unplugged for songwriters festival
Six-string sentimentalists and acoustic aficionados certainly have a good reason to be in Alpharetta on Oct. 18. From...
02:17 PM, Tuesday, October 07
full story
Atlanta Public Schools names new chief academic officer
The Atlanta Board of Education Monday voted to accept Superintendent Meria J. Carstarphen’s recommendation to hire Ca...
11:22 AM, Tuesday, October 07
full story
UPDATED: Local high schools’ SAT scores mixed
(UPDATED TUESDAY AT 3:55 P.M. WITH COMPARISON OF THIS YEAR'S SCHOOL-LEVEL SCORES TO THE 2013 ONES) Local high schools...
10:57 AM, Tuesday, October 07
full story
UnaPop uses selfies as new consumer-driven ad technique
If there is one thing social media is flooded with these days, its selfies. The trend of taking a photo of yourself w...
10:03 AM, Tuesday, October 07
full story
Super Run comes to Brook Run Park in Dunwoody
On Sunday a crowd of superheroes will pack Brook Run Park in Dunwoody for a good cause. No, it will not be to fight c...
09:35 AM, Tuesday, October 07
full story
Ellis takes the stand; jury hears taped recordings during ...
Last week, the jury in the ongoing State vs. Burrell Ellis court case heard from the defendant himself as he testifie...
09:33 AM, Tuesday, October 07
full story
IN THE ZONE: Art studio aims to increase creative learning
A former DeKalb County teacher has brought her passion for keeping art and creativity in learning for adults and chil...
09:24 AM, Tuesday, October 07
full story
Atlanta City Council expands stopping discrimination
The Atlanta City Council Monday approved an ordinance expanding efforts to eliminate discrimination against potential...
04:39 PM, Monday, October 06
full story
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta offers tips to avoid SIDS
Each year, more than 2,500 infants in the United States die from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), the unexplained...
01:33 PM, Monday, October 06
full story
Buckhead’s Eco Collection returns Saturday
Buckhead’s fourth annual Eco Collection will take place Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 515 Garson Drive. It helps...
12:50 PM, Monday, October 06
full story
Fall festivals abound in north Fulton
Residents in the Roswell and Alpharetta area have a lot to look forward to this fall. Bridge to Grace Church located ...
04:22 PM, Friday, October 03
full story

Popular Stories

Early voting begins in Fulton County by Staff Reports

Alpharetta goes unplugged for songwriters festival by James Swift
jswift@neighbornewspapers.com

Column: An open letter to my long-awaited son by Brian Clark
Columnist

Local author schools businesses on social media practices by James Swift
jswift@neighbornewspapers.com

Recent Comments

« thorntondriver76 wrote on Thursday, Oct 30 at 11:45 AM »
« baxtersmom2014 wrote on Thursday, Oct 30 at 08:46 AM »
« Rob Proctor wrote on Wednesday, Oct 29 at 04:59 PM »
« Stas wrote on Wednesday, Oct 29 at 11:11 AM »