Parents affected by redistricting speak out at mee...
by Everett Catts
12:09 AM, Friday, December 19
Parents of students affected by Fulton County Schools’ northern redistricting plan used Thursday night’s Board of Education meeting as another opportunity to voice their opinions on the issue. The district plans to rezone elementary- and middle-sc...

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Chick-fil-A president speaks at chamber event
At Wednesday’s Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce luncheon, Chick-fil-A President and CEO Dan Cathy said he fel...
10:34 AM, Wednesday, December 10
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CEO says online sales are up, consumer interest waning
On Cyber Monday, the local PBD Worldwide Fulfillment Services warehouse was humming all day long. “We made sure we ha...
09:22 AM, Wednesday, December 10
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Reindeer Day returns to the Chattahoochee Nature Center
Once again the Chattahoochee Nature Center will host Reindeer Day Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. Attendees will learn about ...
09:04 AM, Wednesday, December 10
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Golf carts to be allowed on some city streets
The Roswell City Council unanimously approved an ordinance Monday to allow personal transportation vehicles on city s...
08:59 AM, Wednesday, December 10
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City releases design for Big Creek Parkway
Conceptual designs for the Big Creek Parkway project were unveiled at a public information session Thursday at Mimosa...
08:51 AM, Wednesday, December 10
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Alpharetta transitions to new city hall next week
The city of Alpharetta will begin moving employees into the new city hall building Tuesday. The move will continue th...
08:48 AM, Wednesday, December 10
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Father, son use Legos to benefit charity
Harry Nijenkamp, 55, said his passion for Lego blocks began when he was a 5-year-old boy. Born in the Netherlands, th...
08:40 AM, Wednesday, December 10
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Jobless rate drops slightly in Douglas
Douglas County’s unemployment rate fell to 7.4 percent in October, a one-tenth of a percent drop from September’s 7.5...
03:33 PM, Tuesday, December 09
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Watchdog group Common Cause honors area resident for work ...
One of the best known government watchdogs in Douglas and Paulding counties has been honored by a group dedicated to ...
03:22 PM, Tuesday, December 09
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Hiram considers adding dog park to new park near trail
The city of Hiram is seeking ownership of Paulding County’s Homer Leggett Memorial Park with plans to establish a pub...
03:09 PM, Tuesday, December 09
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Paulding jobless rate drops to lowest level in six months
Paulding County’s unemployment rate fell to its lowest rate in six months when it dropped to 6.5 percent in October, ...
02:49 PM, Tuesday, December 09
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Former DeKalb commission chairman dies
Arthur Clifford “Bob” Guhl, a four-term member of the Georgia Senate and the only Republican to serve as DeKalb Count...
10:23 AM, Tuesday, December 09
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Emory Healthcare president speaks on Ebola and expansion
Emory Healthcare is growing its footprint within the metro Atlanta area with seven hospitals and more than 200 sites ...
10:17 AM, Tuesday, December 09
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Brookhaven Planning Commission denies Kroger gas station
Residents packed city hall last week to hear the Brookhaven Planning Commission follow city staff’s recommendation to...
10:12 AM, Tuesday, December 09
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‘The Nutcracker’ leaps into McDonough
Henry County residents can experience the art of dance and get into the spirit of the season during the Atlanta Festi...
09:42 AM, Tuesday, December 09
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