Prayer vigil for Anthony Hill held March 24
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Prayer vigil for Anthony Hill held March 24
GPTC President: New campus coming to Wesley Chapel Road
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GPTC President: New campus coming to Wesley Chapel Road
At the Feb. 19 State of the College address, Georgia Piedmont Technical College President Jabari Simama announced plans for a new campus that will open this summer on Wesley Chapel Road in Decatur. Read more at www.ocgnews.com.
McKinney pushes national coalition to stop police brutality
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McKinney pushes national coalition to stop police brutality
Cynthia McKinney is organizing a national coalition to stop police brutality. The former Georgia Congresswoman said during a Jan. 6 press conference that too many blacks and Latinos are being brutalized or killed by police and she wants to find a way for law enforcement and the community to work...
DeKalb Sheriff Jeff Mann discusses jail recruit's death
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DeKalb Sheriff Jeff Mann discusses jail recruit's death
Ellis supporters protest in DeKalb
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Ellis supporters protest in DeKalb
Supporters of suspended DeKalb County CEO Burrell Ellis held a press conference in front of the DeKalb County courthouse to tell District Attorney Robert James to not go through with re-trying Ellis.
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Holiday Scenes

The holiday season is here. OCG photographer and reporter Joshua Smith snapped these Christmas scenes showing off holiday spirit wherever he went around Metro Atlanta and afar—including a ride through the snow in Cleveland, Ohio, where he celebrated Thanksgiving.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Downtown Stone Mountain is ready to ring in the holidays with its giant bell and picture window shops in the downtown area.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In Conyers, kids enjoyed the Secret Santa Shop set up just for them.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In Downtown Atlanta families ice skated and enjoyed Christmas festivities in Centennial Olympic Park.

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