Fulton County School System prepares to open Augus...
by Staff
03:59 PM, Thursday, July 24
The 2014-2015 school year starts on August 11 for thousands of children in Fulton County. The Fulton County School System has announced several changes for its schools, including new principals, new programs and a new testing system. By the summer...

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County represented at south metro conference
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Roswell will continue to be the only city in Georgia that elects its municipal judge. In a 2-4 vote on Monday, a majo...
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McDonough to make middle school area more pedestrian-friendly
During a meeting last week, McDonough city council members gave the green light to construction improvements on Phill...
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Residents form group focused on preserving rural Milton
Milton residents Laura Rencher and Abbe Laboda do not want all the rural land in their city gobbled up by developers ...
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Union City lands Shannon Mall redeveloper
Rooker, a Tucker-based real estate development and construction company, recently bought the Shannon Mall site in Uni...
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City council passes UDC with 4-2 vote
After a lengthy council meeting to address and change any last wordage in documents and a map, Roswell’s Unified Deve...
01:01 PM, Wednesday, February 26
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Belle Isle talks goals, progress at state of the city
At the third annual mayor’s breakfast and state of the city address, Alpharetta Mayor David Belle Isle said “the stat...
12:57 PM, Wednesday, February 26
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ShamRockin’ event raises money for the Cystic Fibrosis Fou...
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12:54 PM, Wednesday, February 26
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We asked local leaders: What are you giving up for lent?
John Albers Dist. 56 Ga. Senator, Roswell “In 2014, I will be giving up desserts for Lent. This is especially challen...
12:47 PM, Wednesday, February 26
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OnyxCon extends Black History Month
There is no need to double-check one’s calendar – Black History Month has been extended, according to the organizers ...
12:45 PM, Wednesday, February 26
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Experts: south Fulton poised for residential, commercial g...
Mercer University economist Roger Tutterow at the South Metro Development Outlook conference last week in College Par...
12:40 PM, Wednesday, February 26
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Buckhead’s Pero’s restaurant celebrates 45 years
Pero’s, an Italian restaurant and pizzeria in Buckhead, has been a staple in the community for four and a half decade...
12:09 PM, Wednesday, February 26
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NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH: Carjack jerks
Police reports of note from the Atlanta Police Department Zone 2, which includes Buckhead, Feb.9 through 15, and Sand...
10:58 AM, Wednesday, February 26
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Bieber's security guard arrested for camera theft
The Sandy Springs Police Department announced Wednesday morning it has dropped the charges against one of the two emp...
09:33 AM, Wednesday, February 26
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Paulding County students will lose a March 14 holiday and attend full days, rather than half days, the following week...
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