West Nile Virus reported at four county parks
by Staff Reports
12:28 PM, Wednesday, July 30
The Georgia Division of Public Health has notified the Fulton County Department of Health Services that mosquito samples in four communities have tested positive for the West Nile Virus, the county announced Wednesday in a news release. However, n...

Latest Headlines

Taylor expected to approve county budget Wednesday
After delays due to inclement weather, Commissioner Steve Taylor is set to approve the county operating budget today....
12:36 PM, Tuesday, March 04
full story
Shoob named Fulton County deputy chief judge
The Fulton County Superior Court Monday announced Judge Wendy Lee Shoob has been named the county’s deputy chief judg...
05:29 PM, Monday, March 03
full story
Ex-Woodruff employee sentenced for embezzling from center
Ralph Clark has been sentenced for embezzling more than $1.1 million from the Woodruff Arts Center in Midtown while s...
03:20 PM, Saturday, March 01
full story
Third annual African-American Heritage Celebration is Satu...
The recent, inclement weather may have pushed back the African-American Heritage Celebration from its original, Febru...
02:48 PM, Friday, February 28
full story
Governor to be at Dallas Civic Center Saturday morning
The Paulding County Republican Party and the city of Dallas will host Gov. Nathan Deal at the Dallas Civic Center Sat...
12:48 PM, Friday, February 28
full story
Johns Creek Police: Teen accidentally drowned in creek
Police in Johns Creek say they've determined that a young man whose body was found face-down in a creek accidentally ...
11:40 AM, Friday, February 28
full story
County seeking public comment on 2013 report
The Fulton County Housing and Human Services Department has released for public comment the draft fiscal 2013 consoli...
03:04 PM, Thursday, February 27
full story
Sandy Springs honored by Atlanta Regional Commission
The city of Sandy Springs’ fuel conversion program was recognized by the Atlanta Regional Commission Wednesday as par...
12:27 PM, Thursday, February 27
full story
County puts out call for animal shelter designs
Douglas County’s new animal shelter took a significant step forward last week. County Purchasing Director Bill Peacoc...
05:19 PM, Wednesday, February 26
full story
Board, superintendent to decide on makeup days
Douglas County School Superintendent Gordon Pritz said Monday he would confer with the board on how the school system...
04:56 PM, Wednesday, February 26
full story
Police investigating ‘peeping Tom’ reports
The Sandy Springs Police Department announced Wednesday in a news release it is investigating reports of a “peeping T...
04:53 PM, Wednesday, February 26
full story
DCHS senior honored as county’s STAR student
Doughlas County High School has gone beyond being just the “home” of student academic achievement. Having been the ho...
04:45 PM, Wednesday, February 26
full story
Meeting the Need: WellStar Douglas under going $18 million...
Douglas County’s growth prompted WellStar Douglas Hospital to undertake an $18 million expansion project scheduled fo...
03:15 PM, Wednesday, February 26
full story
Public meeting will have info on new Roswell school
Fulton County School system representatives will be at a community meeting March 3 to discuss special features of wha...
02:30 PM, Wednesday, February 26
full story
Public libraries’ hours, staff cut by county
The email went out on Feb. 14 to members of a council of library Friends groups across Fulton County, but it was anyt...
02:00 PM, Wednesday, February 26
full story

Popular Stories

Guest column: What sort of man picks on hungry children? by Kevin Foley
Guest Columnist

Faces of War relocation plan evoking criticism by James Swift
jswift@neighbornewspapers.com

Recent Comments

« Larry R wrote on Monday, Jul 28 at 12:47 PM »
« janet russell wrote on Monday, Jul 28 at 10:04 AM »
« Sharon Silva wrote on Saturday, Jul 26 at 03:16 PM »
« Lissie Stahlman wrote on Saturday, Jul 26 at 12:46 PM »