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

Fulton County Sheriff's Office warning of jury duty scam
The Fulton County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents of a new twist on an old telephone scam. Scam artists are typ...
10:35 AM, Tuesday, October 14
full story
Two Cobb entities win WaterSmart awards
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) last week recognized the 2014 WaterSense Partners of the Year for thei...
10:31 AM, Tuesday, October 14
full story
Candidates disclose campaign finances
Several candidates in the Nov. 4 general election had either not filed their third quarter campaign disclosure report...
10:31 AM, Tuesday, October 14
full story
Church barbecue this Saturday in Decatur
This Saturday, members of the Oak Grove Methodist Church at 1722 Oak Grove Road in Decatur will be serving up delicio...
09:59 AM, Tuesday, October 14
full story
LOCAL VOICES: Eating disorders - It’s not what you think
In 2012, almost nine times more people died from eating disorders than breast cancer — 300,000 eating disorder deaths...
09:38 AM, Tuesday, October 14
full story
Decatur leads state in SAT, DeKalb sees drop
The 2014 Scholastic Aptitude Test scores were released last week and City Schools of Decatur leads the state with the...
09:31 AM, Tuesday, October 14
full story
Treatments, early detection increasing breast cancer survi...
Breast cancer might be affecting more women than it did 40 years ago, but treatment is advancing and becoming better ...
09:27 AM, Tuesday, October 14
full story
DeKalb breast cancer survivor volunteers time at cancer ce...
Most people, after having fought and defeated cancer, would never want to darken the doors of a cancer center ever ag...
09:04 AM, Tuesday, October 14
full story
Fulton Industrial CID marks four years
On Nov. 12, a $314,000 Fulton County public safety investment will begin to pay off when the Fulton Industrial Boulev...
07:23 AM, Tuesday, October 14
full story
Fulton County to award arts, jail contracts
At its meeting Wednesday, the Fulton County Board of Commissioners is expected to approve $750,000 in arts allocation...
07:18 AM, Tuesday, October 14
full story
Candidates stump for office in south Fulton
UPDATED WITH CLARIFICATION: State-level political contenders met last week at an Alpha Kappa Alpha and Voter Empowerm...
07:12 AM, Tuesday, October 14
full story
DA: Thrasher to plead guilty
The Fulton County District Attorney’s office Monday announced Dr. Kelly Thrasher, a Sandy Springs resident arrested a...
02:38 PM, Monday, October 13
full story
Early voting begins in Fulton County
Fulton County’s early voting period for the Nov. 4 general election started Monday and will end Oct. 31. During the f...
01:55 PM, Monday, October 13
full story
$3.8 million Buckhead home sold
Vicki Burnette of Buckhead-based Beacham & Co., Realtors represented the buyer on the sale of the Parisian-inspired h...
07:47 PM, Friday, October 10
full story
Fort Peachtree to reopen Thursday
The public is invited to join District 8 Atlanta City Councilwoman Yolanda Adrean Thursday at 10 a.m. for the opening...
04:48 PM, Friday, October 10
full story

Popular Stories

Avalon details community outreach plans by James Swift
jswift@neighbornewspapers.com

Alpharetta goes unplugged for songwriters festival by James Swift
jswift@neighbornewspapers.com

Early voting begins in Fulton County by Staff Reports

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

Local author schools businesses on social media practices by James Swift
jswift@neighbornewspapers.com

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 »