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    DeKalb Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs is scheduled to reopen all facilities and amenities for public usage, DeKalb County CEO Michael Thurmond announced today.


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November 1, 2020

  The Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners(BOC) has approved a water and sewer rate resolution that sets rates for the next decade with planned gradual increases. Officials said the rate resolution, which was approved on Oct. 27, will ensure funding to make needed investments in improvements, as well as for responsible maintenance and operation of […]

November 1, 2020

Shaunieka Taylor has been appointed to head Gwinnett County’s Community Outreach Program, County Administrator Glenn Stephens announced. Taylor has served Gwinnett County for 13 years in the Communications Division, recently as the division’s public relations manager. “For more than a decade, Shaunieka has gained a wealth of knowledge about this organization and understands the role […]

October 31, 2020

      CONYERS—Autumn made a perfect entrance with sunshine and moderate temperatures, welcoming families to a community Fall festival today (Oct. 31) in Conyers. The free celebration, hosted by Vision of the Minds, Inc., Rockdale County Think Tank and Children of Excellence, provided outdoor activities, games, a bounce house, trampolines, a petting zoo, food […]


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June 24, 2016

  The Council for Community Enrichment in conjunction with Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Tau Pi Omega Chapter held its annual scholarship awards reception at DeKalb Medical Center’s Keeton Auditorium on June 3. Nine high school graduates from across metro Atlanta were honored for their outstanding academic achievement, leadership and selfless acts of community service. […]

June 23, 2016

DeKalb County Superior Court Clerk Debra DeBerry and Tyler Technologies are hosting another free eFile CLE lunch and learn training session on Friday, July 8, 11 a.m., in the Jury Assembly Room on the first floor of the DeKalb County Courthouse located at 556 N. McDonough Street, Decatur. This training workshop is highly recommended for […]

June 17, 2016

A group of Tucker Middle School students is going to San Diego. After a weeklong push to raise $5,000, the Family Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) student organization was able to meet its goal to travel to California to compete in the national convention in July. “We are overjoyed that we made our match challenge […]

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