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    Thursday Night Lights returns to DeKalb County this week to kick off a slate of eight home games in DeKalb stadiums during Week 9 of the high school football season for the DeKalb County School District(DCSD).


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October 21, 2021

    Thursday Night Lights returns to DeKalb County this week to kick off a slate of eight home games in DeKalb stadiums during Week 9 of the high school football season for the DeKalb County School District(DCSD). The Tucker Tigers (1-6, 1-1) get the Week 9 DeKalb football schedule off to an early start […]

October 21, 2021

  DECATUR, GA—DeKalb County Commissioner Larry Johnson, in his role as the District 3 Commissioner and president of the National Association of Counties Organization, is participating in the National Nonpartisan Conversation on Voter Rights taking place Oct. 21 – 23. Commissioner Johnson has been selected as part of an esteemed group of influential civic leaders […]

October 20, 2021

  LAWRENCEVILLE, GA–Northside Hospital Gwinnett held a ribbon cutting ceremony this week for its newly expanded emergency department in Lawrenceville. The hospital’s emergency department consistently ranks among the highest-volume facilities in Georgia, with more than 100,000 visits annually, officials said. The hospital also recently received the critical approval from the Georgia Department of Community Health […]

October 20, 2021

  ROCKDALE COUNTY, GA– Chief Probate Judge Gary W. Washington has appointed Attorney Stephanie C. Anderson as Associate Judge of the Rockdale County Probate Court. Stephanie Anderson attained her bachelor’s degree in Journalism and Communications from Hampton University and her Juris Doctor from the University of Georgia School of Law.  While at the University of […]



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October 19, 2021

    CONYERS, GA– Rockdale County Public Schools (RCPS) will hold Virtual Open House nights during October and November 2021 for the 2022-2023 School Specialty and Choice programs. Students and families interested in applying to a program are strongly encouraged to attend the program’s Virtual Open House. Families may apply for the programs is Nov. […]

October 13, 2021

CONYERS, GA– Rockdale County Public Schools (RCPS) scores increased on the American College Test (ACT), according to results recently released by the Georgia Department of Education for Class of 2021 graduates. RCPS had an overall ACT composite score of 20.8, an increase over last year’s score of 19.6 and above the national average of 20.3.  […]

September 30, 2021

  CONYERS, GA–Recognizing the increasingly competitive job market, Rockdale County Public Schools (RCPS) is poised to increase wages for hundreds of classified personnel such as bus drivers, paraprofessionals, and school nutrition personnel. This is in addition to significant, across-the-board step and salary increases already implemented at the start of the 2021-2022 school year through an […]

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    STONECREST, GA—The City of Stonecrest will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony at noon on Wednesday (Dec. 23,) for the grand opening of Belinda’s Southern Cuisine. Owner Belinda Hull has opened the restaurant in the former Buffalo Wild Wings, 7322 Stonecrest Concourse, outside the Mall at Stonecrest. The restaurant offers breakfast, lunch and dinner and […]


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