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    GWINNETT COUNTY, GA — Gwinnett County government is mourning the death of Constantin “George” Bolof, a veteran employee of the Gwinnett Department of Water Resources.


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September 24, 2021

  GWINNETT COUNTY, GA — Gwinnett County government is mourning the death of Constantin “George” Bolof, a veteran employee of the Gwinnett Department of Water Resources. Bolof was killed in a hit-and-run while directing traffic at a construction site at the intersection of Oak Grove Road and Henderson Lake Drive in unincorporated Loganville on Thursday […]

September 24, 2021

      DECATUR, GA —DeKalb County Voter Registration and Elections (DeKalb VRE) is rolling out a new, no-contact option for voters in DeKalb County. Through a new voter kiosk, DeKalb esidents can register to vote, update and verify voter registration, print precinct cards and other election-related information. The kiosk, which was conceptualized and produced […]

September 23, 2021

  DEKALB, GA—Fans of the popular 1980s series, “The Wonder Years,” will see several familiar DeKalb County sites when the reboot airs today(Sept. 22 on ABC. The coming-of-age family comedy will feature a Black family in the deep South – a vast contrast from the Fred Savage-led original. With Georgia’s enticing film and production tax […]

September 23, 2021

Pictured: Glenda Glover, AKA international president and chief executive officer    Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.® set a new record and raised more than $2.1 million in one day to benefit the nation’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). Alpha Kappa Alpha’s annual HBCU Impact Day on Sept. 20 far exceeded the goal, as the […]



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September 23, 2021

Restore DeKalb and Educated DeKalb are co-hosting a hybrid meeting with the DeKalb County School District Superintendent Cheryl Watson-Harris  today, Sept. 23, 5:30 to 7 p.m. The purpose is to  provide the full membership of both organizations the opportunity to ask questions or make comments regarding our three focus areas:   Restore Financial Integrity  Fast […]

September 22, 2021

  The DeKalb County School District (DCSD) is launching a mobile classroom equipped with resources, supplies and staff  to travel to marginalized communities. District officials say the Mobile Impact Learning Hub, which was launched today(Sept. 22), is designed to remove barriers of getting to a school campus for students and adults who don’t have access to […]

September 17, 2021

Pictured left to right: RCPS Superintendent  Terry Oatts, RMSST/RCHS senior and 2022 National Merit Scholarship semifinalist Laura Goldgar, RMSST Director Amanda Baskett, RCHS Principal Eldridge Powell   Rockdale County Public Schools congratulates Laura Goldgar, a Rockdale Magnet School of Science and Technology (RMSST) / Rockdale County High School (RCHS) senior distinguished as a Semifinalist in […]

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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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