Moore applauds circus' choice to phase out elephan...
by Neighbor Staff
06:27 AM, Friday, March 06
District 9 Atlanta City Councilwoman Felicia Moore called Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus’ decision to remove Asian elephants from their traveling circus performances by 2018, a victory for animal rights advocates everywhere. The announc...

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Nonprofit, Northlake Mall team up for prom dress giveaway
A dress drive to outfit girls in need just in time for prom season is underway in DeKalb County. Northlake Mall, at 4...
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Chamber names WellStar Douglas county's large business of ...
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Fulton County's citizens university signup, $40, ends Marc...
Fulton County’s Citizens’ University begins April 2, 2015 for the 11th consecutive year. The twelve-week intensive tr...
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Stockbridge hosts Black History Month event
Stockbridge Mayor Pro Tem Alphonso Thomas co-hosted Saturday’s standing-room-only event held at the Red Oak United Me...
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Paulding was prepared for winter storm with new vehicles, ...
Paulding County officials praised the government’s response to the winter weather event last week which left some roa...
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Uncertainty of future federal reimbursements behind merger...
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03:30 PM, Tuesday, March 03
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Paulding Chamber alliances seek to help small businesses b...
Small businesses are major economic players in a community and the Paulding County Chamber of Commerce has set out to...
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BOLO update: Henry County teen found safe
Update: Lt. Joey Smith of the Henry County PD issued this statement tonight: "Our missing person (Ms. Ingram) has bee...
12:00 PM, Tuesday, March 03
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AAA survey: 52% of Americans to take 2-3 vacations in 2015
The busy travel season is quickly approaching and many Americans are already making plans, according to a study relea...
11:09 AM, Tuesday, March 03
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SACS upgrades DeKalb school district's accreditation
The DeKalb County School District’s accreditation status has been upgraded from “accredited warned” to “accredited on...
09:51 AM, Tuesday, March 03
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DeKalb’s top women leaders talk progress
Only 34 years ago, the U.S. Congress crafted a resolution to celebrate Women’s History Week. Just six short years lat...
09:47 AM, Tuesday, March 03
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Friday deadline to seek Airport West CID top cop job
The search is on for a highly qualified individual to enhance the quality of public safety in the Airport West Commun...
03:41 PM, Monday, March 02
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Stockbridge mayor takes families to the circus
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03:31 PM, Monday, March 02
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Attorney: Ex-APS superintendent Beverly Hall dead
Beverly Hall, the former superintendent of Atlanta Public Schools charged in what prosecutors had called a broad cons...
03:15 PM, Monday, March 02
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A new bill to legalize a form of medicinal marijuana in Georgia has been filed in the state Senate, and unlike its Ho...
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