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June 12, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. — This week, Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04), a senior member of the House Judiciary Committee, pressed FBI Director Christopher Wray for answers around gun violence, the murders in March 2021 of eight people – six of whom were Asian-American women in Atlanta – and on how the Bureau is combatting the rise of domestic […]

June 12, 2021

CONYERS— Nineteen-year-old Montriel Harris is currently wanted by the Conyers Police Department.  Felony charges include Home Invasion and Aggravated Assaul at the Froest Villas subdivision in Conyers . Tipsters will remain anonymous by contacting Crime Stoppers 404 577-TIPS or visiting

June 11, 2021

COVID-19 vaccines will be offered at celebration   DECATUR, GA—DeKalb County will commemorate Juneteenth, the ending of slavery in the United States, on Friday, June 18, with a public event at the City of Decatur bandstand beginning at 11 a.m. This will be the first time Juneteenth will be observed as an official county holiday. […]

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May 12, 2021

Rockdale County Public Schools (RCPS) is hosting a Virtual Teacher Job Fair on Wednesday, May 19, 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. Interested candidates may pre-register at or with Career Fair Plus at The district is seeking outstanding candidates for teaching positions for the 2021-2022 school year. Most RCPS schools will be represented and interviews will be […]

May 12, 2021

ATLANTA – Better Business Bureau Serving Metro Atlanta, Athens & NE Georgia (BBB) announced this week the five winners of the 2021 Students of Integrity scholarship, where recipients received between $3,000 to $5,000 for future academic needs. The scholarship, which brought video submissions from the students, prompted discussions about what it means to exemplify ethics and […]

May 11, 2021

In keeping with Georgia’s Open Meetings Act, this notification is to advise that members of the DeKalb County Board of Commissioners and DeKalb County Board of Education will participate in a Virtual Joint Meeting, 10:00a.m., Thursday, May 13, 2021.  No Board action will be taken. The virtual joint meeting  can be viewed at the following […]


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