Eight local contested races on ballot
by Everett Catts
06:10 PM, Wednesday, October 29
Following months of campaigning, the 2014 general election will arrive Tuesday with two high-profile races at the top of the ballot and eight more contested local ones toward the bottom of it. In the governor’s race, there is a three-way battle be...

Latest Headlines

Part of Powers Ferry Road closing
District 6 Sandy Springs City Councilman Andy Bauman announced Saturday the city will close part of Powers Ferry Road...
09:19 AM, Sunday, June 29
full story
Piedmont Park Conservancy names new leader
The Piedmont Park Conservancy in Midtown Friday announced it has named Mark Banta its new president and CEO, effectiv...
03:14 PM, Saturday, June 28
full story
Atlanta mourning Looney’s death
Officials with the city of Atlanta are mourning the loss of former Atlanta Chief Ethics Officer Ginny Looney, 61, who...
06:35 PM, Friday, June 27
full story
Music Midtown announces lineup
Music Midtown Tuesday announced its lineup of artists for the two-day festival set for Sept. 19 and 20 at Piedmont Pa...
06:19 PM, Friday, June 27
full story
DeKalb mother guilty of manslaughter, sentenced to 35 years
On June 27, a DeKalb County jury found Angel Johnson guilty of cruelty to children, making false statements and two c...
04:36 PM, Friday, June 27
full story
Fraudulent MARTA Breeze card ring indicted in DeKalb
A DeKalb County grand jury recently indicted seven co-conspirators for their respective roles in an elaborate scheme ...
04:05 PM, Friday, June 27
full story
A big turnout crowds Roswell's Canton Street for Alive Aft...
The heat did not stop shoppers, diners and revelers from crowding Canton Street last week. The date marked this year’...
12:30 PM, Friday, June 27
full story
Local businessman named to Alpharetta technology network b...
Intelliverse CEO Sean Gordon has been named the newest board member of the Greater Alpharetta Technology Network. Sin...
12:28 PM, Friday, June 27
full story
Roswell businesses reflect on Alive After 5 impact
For eight years, the Alive After 5 series has turned Roswell’s trendiest shopping and dining district into an afterho...
12:25 PM, Friday, June 27
full story
Nature center director praised
In January, Chris Nelson took over the reins as executive director of the Chattahoochee Nature Center. He follows in ...
12:20 PM, Friday, June 27
full story
Atlanta Public Schools approves pay raises
Atlanta Public Schools Thursday announced it has approved a cost-of-living pay increase for full-time employees durin...
06:59 PM, Thursday, June 26
full story
New stop light installed
The new traffic signal at Johnson Ferry Road and Wright Road will go into operation Friday. As part of initial operat...
06:30 PM, Thursday, June 26
full story
School renovations force Fulton to change polling places
Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Fulton County Department of Registration and Elections will be required to chang...
01:52 PM, Thursday, June 26
full story
AAA predicts 1.15 million Georgians to travel July 4 weekend
AAA Travel projects 41 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home during the Independence Day holiday ...
01:08 PM, Thursday, June 26
full story
Last day for centralized late registration today
The last day for centralized late registration for returning Atlanta Public Schools students is today from 8:30 a.m. ...
12:39 PM, Thursday, June 26
full story

Popular Stories

Avalon details community outreach plans by James Swift

Alpharetta goes unplugged for songwriters festival by James Swift

Early voting begins in Fulton County by Staff Reports

Local author schools businesses on social media practices by James Swift

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

Recent Comments

« Rob Proctor wrote on Wednesday, Oct 29 at 04:59 PM »
« Stas wrote on Wednesday, Oct 29 at 11:11 AM »
« Roswell Citizen wrote on Wednesday, Oct 29 at 10:35 AM »
« Shrekku wrote on Wednesday, Oct 29 at 10:33 AM »