Candidates stump for office in south Fulton
by Noreen Cochran
October 14, 2014 07:12 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
State-level political contenders met last week at an Alpha Kappa Alpha and Voter Empowerment Collective candidate forum at Woodland Middle School in East Point, attended by about 40 residents and sorority members and moderated by radio personality Lorraine Jacques-White. District 39 Senate Republican candidate Robert Tindall said his platform includes reducing crime. “The No. 1 thing I would do is decriminalize marijuana laws,” Tindall said. “We need to refocus the wasted energy [sp...
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 Boulevard Community Court begins hearing nonviolent offender cases. The Fulton Industr...
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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 allocations and $24.5 million in jail contracts. The arts allotments include $48,000 for c...
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High-powered options for teens at conference
High-powered solutions to coming-of-age challenges are on the docket at HYPE – the Helping our Youth Prosper and Evolve conference, to be hosted by the Fulton County Sheriff’s Office Saturday from ...
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Elected officials and college degrees
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Do you think it is important for elected officials to have college degrees?