Author: On Common Ground News

January 24, 2022
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  DECATUR, GA– The DeKalb County Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs has opened registration for youth track-and-field. The registration fee is $40 per participant. Participants must be between the ages of 5 to 14 and a birth certificate is required to register. Registration includes four track meets. Practice dates and times will be […]

January 24, 2022
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    CONYERS, GA—Registration to be entered in the lottery for Georgia Pre-K in Rockdale County Public Schools (RCPS) for the 2022-2023 school year is open online Feb. 1-28. No paperwork is required to register for the RCPS Pre-K lottery. The link for Pre-K lottery registration and more information will be available at www.rockdaleschools.org/prek. PRE-KINDERGARTEN:  For Georgia […]

January 24, 2022
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    The DeKalb House Delegation will meet virtually and regularly on Wednesdays at noon or upon adjournment during the 2022 Legislative Session.  The public is invited to attend the meetings via Facebook Live on the Dekalb Delegation FB page: https://www.facebook.com/DeKalbStateDelegation.   The first meeting will be this Wednesday, Jan. 26, 12 Noon, and the DeKalb […]

January 20, 2022
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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) announced today that he tested positive for COVID-19. He is experiencing mild symptoms of a head cold with cough, chills and congestion. He is comfortable, self-isolating, following the Office of Attending Physician’s directions and in the process of contact tracing. The Congressman felt symptomatic and took a rapid […]

January 20, 2022
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The Rockdale Board of Elections invites the public to attend its regular meeting upcoming meeting, which will be held in -person and virtually:   WHEN:           Thursday, Jan. 27, 2022 TIME:              3:30 p.m. WHERE:         BOARD OF ELECTIONS NEW LOCATION, 1115 West Ave. S.W., Conyers, 30012, 770-278-7333                     VIRTUAL:     Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/7049887949 Meeting ID: 704 […]

January 20, 2022
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    A rigorous review of operations at the DeKalb County Jail by the National Commission on Correctional Health (NCCHC) has resulted in continued accreditation of the facility at the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office. NCCHC is the private, nongovernmental association that grants public recognition to detention and correctional institutions that meet its nationally accepted standards. […]


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