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Druid Hills Boy Scout Hailed As A Hero  Atlanta, GA Patch

Druid Hills Boy Scout Hailed As A Hero - Atlanta, GA - Zachary Bryant rescued a 12-year-old boy from the swirling rapids of the Nantahala River during a rafting ...



Driver crashes near DeKalb County high school  FOX 5 Atlanta

Police are investigating after a man crashed his car near a DeKalb County high school on Thursday.



Emory Votes: University to provide shuttles to nearby polling places  Emory News Center

On Election Day, Nov. 6, Emory will provide shuttle transportation for students, staff and faculty who are exercising one of the most foundational rights of ...



DeKalb Schools to hold graduations a week after school year ends  Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb Schools parents are fuming about a district plan to hold graduations after the school year ends.



Celebrate Mardi Gras: 16 things to do this weekend in metro Atlanta  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Here are some things to do this weekend in Atlanta, including attending the Marietta Mardi Gras 5K Fun Run + Walk, Brookhaven Community Yard Sale, Atlanta ...



DeKalb SAT scores improve by nearly 20 points  Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb County schools improved their overall SAT score by 18 points, officials said.



Two new PATH trails will serve Emory campus  Emory News Center

Through a partnership between Emory and Atlanta's PATH Foundation, two new bicycle-pedestrian pathways will be constructed this year that will connect the ...



DeKalb County School District to host six more meetings about Strategic Plan  Decaturish.com

Over the next couple of weeks, the DeKalb County School District is looking to receive feedback from the community about their 2019 to 2024 Strategic Plan, and ...



Two New PATH Trails to Run Through Emory  The Emory Wheel

The proposed PATH trail will travel east on Means Drive, ending at the Woodruff Physical Education Center (WoodPEC)./Courtesy of Matthew Early. Emory is ...



FOOTBALL: Big fourth quarter powers Luella to 25-3 region victory over Druid Hills  Henry Herald

Luella took the lead on an early rushing touchdown, but it took well into the final quarter for the Lions to pull away for their first home win in a.



Former New York Yankee Honored at Druid Hills High School  Patch.com

North Druid Hills-Briarcliff, GA - Ron Blomberg, baseball's first designated hitter, has jersey number retired.



New measurement system shows some of state's best schools not making the grade  CBS46 News Atlanta

Georgia education leaders are grading schools just like teachers grade students, but a new measurement called Beating the Odds shows some of the state's ...



Former Atlanta mayor Sam Massell hosting book signing tonight  Decaturish.com

Sam Massell, a 1944 graduate of Druid Hills High School and Atlanta's most recent white and first Jewish mayor, will host a book signing for his new biography ...



A SEASON TO REMEMBER  Morgan County Citizen

Nov. 24, Nov. 25. Holiday Hoopsgiving Tournament. Pebblebrook HS. St. Francis. Fans got a chance to see how special the 2018-2019 version of the Morgan ...



Here is the complete DeKalb County school graduation schedule for 2018  Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb County high schools will host graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2018 at the Georgia World Congress Center in downtown Atlanta.



Candidate Q&A – DeKalb County School Board member Marshall Orson  Decaturish.com

In advance of the May 22 primary election, Decaturish is publishing Q&As with the candidates. To see your sample ballot, click here. Marshall Orson, DeKalb ...



Alabama Rings in Verbal Commitment From Liam Bell  Swimming World Magazine

Agon is the proud sponsor of all high school coverage (recruiting, results, state championships, etc.) on SwimmingWorld.com. For more information about Agon, ...



Arrest made after fatal hit-and-run in DeKalb  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A 34-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a fatal hit-and-run in DeKalb County on Satu...



Atlanta annexation proposal puts brakes on middle school expansion  Decaturish.com

Atlanta Public Schools Superintendent Meria Carstarphen has sent a letter to Inman Middle School parents informing them that the plans for expanding the ...



DeKalb Schools announces high school graduations  Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb County School District has announced its 2017 high school graduation dates and locations.



Druid Hills Middle Welcomes Students With Full Makeover  Patch.com

North Druid Hills-Briarcliff, GA - The school formerly known as Shamrock Middle received a name change and some very welcome additions and renovations ...



Eugene Oberdorfer II, “Gene”  YourObserver.com

Eugene Oberdorfer II, “Gene”, age 86, passed away March 31, 2019.



DeKalb parents can earn GED through free summer program  MDJOnline.com

DeKalb County School District (DCSD) parents will have an opportunity to earn their General Education Diploma (GED) through a free summer education ...



DeKalb County Schools begins graduations May 19  Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb County School District officials released the graduation schedule for the 2015-2016 school year, with ceremonies having begun Friday and running ...



Organizers ready for March 14 student walkout to protest gun violence  Decaturish.com

School will grind to a halt for many students in the Atlanta area at 10 a.m. tomorrow, March 14. At that time, students are planning to walk out of their schools for ...



Thread the needle: School Board member offers solution to keep Druid Hills cluster intact  Decaturish.com

Jan. 8: Representatives from DeKalb County Schools, the DeKalb Legislative Delegation and the city of Atlanta meet at Druid Hills High School. Photo by Dan ...



Theatre for special needs actors presents "The Addams Family"  WXIA-TV

Georgia's only professional theatre that features actors with special needs will present its 25th production, "The Addams Family," from March 1 to 11.



Alliance Presents 17th Annual Palefsky Collision Project For Teens  Broadway World

The Alliance Theatre has assembled a diverse group of 21 students from metro Atlanta for the 17th Palefsky Collision Project, an annual program that gives ...



SGA Discusses Raising Student Activities Fee  The Emory Wheel

Student Government Association (SGA) and Graduate Student Association (GSGA) convened Monday night for their first joint legislative session of the year to ...



A place to call home  MyAJC

Once a victim, Bhutanese refugee Ryan Koirala is now a protector.



Irma's Fierce Winds, Rain Rattle Ga.  The Emory Wheel

Downgraded to a tropical storm, Irma hit Georgia early Monday, causing intermittent power outages and downed trees on and around Emory's Atlanta and ...



Henry Howard Smith II, 89: A legacy of beautiful buildings, friends  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Some of Atlanta's most attractive architecture can be attributed to Henry Howard Smith II.



New Lakeside High School Principal leads with vision to make school a world-class example  MDJOnline.com

Lakeside High School's hallways and classrooms will soon be filled with students and faculty returning from summer break, and new principal Damian Bounds ...



BOYS BASKETBALL: Riverdale, North Clayton eliminated from state playoff contention  News-Daily.com

The sixth-seeded Riverdale Raiders appeared to have knocked off No. 3 seed Fayette County Tuesday night in the opening round of the Region 3-AAAAA ...



Rapper walking home from show killed in hit-and-run crash  WSB Atlanta

The DeKalb County Medical Examiner has identified the man who was killed in a hit-and-run on Saturday.



Full Coverage: National Signing Day 2018 | 13wmaz.com  13WMAZ

13WMAZ.com is your place to follow local stars on National Signing Day.



Blackshear scholarship program set for Sunday | Local News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The 42nd annual observance of The Vera Hollis Blackshear Education Fund, Inc. will be held at 11 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017 at Mother ...



Latrell Murray runs wild in Jason Jackson's first win as Luella head coach  Henry Herald

ATLANTA — It took him longer than he would have liked, but Jason Jackson picked up his first win as the head coach at Luella High Friday night in dominating ...



DeKalb Charter Cluster Proposal May Get Second Chance | 90.1 FM WABE  WABE 90.1 FM

A petition for a Druid Hills charter schools cluster may get a second chance for approval in DeKalb County. The charter cluster petition would have...



DeKalb students rally their communities to swim for a cause  MDJOnline.com

Several students around DeKalb County are raising awareness and money for cancer research through their passion for swimming.



APN Q&A: Becky Evans, Candidate, HD 83  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — In our continuing coverage of the May 22, 2018 Primary Election, Atlanta Progressive News sent questionnaires to the candidates for the ...



Henry County wins 15th straight to claim Region 4-AAAA title over Druid Hills  Henry Herald

After blowing a 19-point lead in the second half, Henry County regained its composure to come back and beat Druid Hills 68-65 for the Region 4-AAAA title.



Email offers autopsy and analysis of LaVista Hills election  Decaturish.com

The LaVista Hills YES! campaign says opposition from several neighborhoods in the southern part of the map for the proposed city was one of the key reasons ...



Atlanta Ordinance Would Repeal “Known Drug Area” Law that is Unconstitutional  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — The Public Safety/Legal Administration Committee of the City Council of Atlanta is set to consider legislation on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, ...



Georgia ice hockey's Chris and Caleb Santa Maria take family bond to ice  Red and Black

Chris and Caleb Santa Maria had to share a bedroom as kids growing up in Decatur, GA. They did not particularly enjoy it. Chris hated the mess Caleb always ...



Getting to Know: Drew assistant principal William Silveri  News-Daily.com

The long-time coach and educator is one of the biggest proponents for student-athletes on the Southside. Not only does he oversee athletics at Drew, but he is ...



Poverty rates climbing in Georgia schools  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The changes have been subtle, but the cumulative effect of rising poverty has been unmistakable to Sabrina Oakley, a parent who sent two children to public ...



Sol Samuel, 20: Ethiopian orphan touched many hearts in Georgia  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Sol Samuel was a superstar on the soccer field and in the hearts of those who knew him. “On the soccer field, every one said he was a 'beast' ” said his mother, ...



Wings Camera and Digital: A Century of History  Patch.com

North Druid Hills-Briarcliff, GA - Williamsburg Village's Wings Camera has nurtured photographic traditions for nearly 100 years and plans to keep going.



Douglas eighth-grader's sports concussions project in national science competition  MDJOnline.com

A Douglas County student known for figuring out how to make things work is using her natural curiosity to address a growing concern in youth sports.



Air conditioning repairwoman keeps her cool while running growing business  Decaturish.com

Jennifer Beato, and her employee, JC, stand outside her van while working a job in Norcross. Photo by Mary Margaret Stewart. By Mary Margaret Stewart, ...



General Assembly Acts on Some Cannabis Bills, Stalls on Others  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Georgia legislators introduced at least four cannabis bills during this 2019-2020 Legislative Session of the Georgia General Assembly: HB ...



Growing Up In Jim Crow Atlanta  CounterPunch

Ultimately, this article is about how Karl Marx positively impacted me as a youth in my quest to understand racism and white supremacy in the South, but first I ...



Clairmont Heights: Decatur annexation would 'destroy' our ability to stay together  Decaturish.com

The Clairmont Heights Civic Association is making an appeal to the Georgia Legislature to block the Decatur annexation proposal unless an Atlanta annexation ...



‘Play It Again, Sam’ tells Massell’s full story  MDJOnline.com

It may be hard to believe, but as a child Sam Massell was quite shy, describing himself as a “dead-end kid.”



Crowded Race in Atlanta Council District 3 Special Election  Atlanta Progressive News

Screenshot of candidates' forum video courtesy of Kelly Brown. (APN) ATLANTA — Ten candidates–including the News Editor of Atlanta Progressive ...



Parents vote on school charter cluster proposal  WSB Atlanta

Hundreds of parents filed into Druid Hills High School Tuesday evening to decide whether to transform their cluster of seven schools into a charter-run ...



Gwinnett Voters to Consider MARTA Referendum in March 2019  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — On August 02, 2018, the Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously to create a ballot referendum that will take place on ...



Legislature Passes Ban on Most Abortions in Georgia  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — On today, Friday, March 29, 2019, the Georgia Legislature approved a bill that would criminalize most abortions in Georgia. The Georgia ...



City of Atlanta Drags Feet on Illegal Yard Signs Littering District 3 (UPDATE 3)  Atlanta Progressive News

UPDATE 3: A City of Atlanta vehicle was spotted on Anderson along with a city worker picking up illegal yard signs. UPDATE 2: Interim Commission Pierre ...



National Climate Assessment Report Warns of Grave Situation  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — The fourth National Climate Assessment Report, released on November 23, 2018, warns of worsening natural disasters, new food and ...



APN Editor Running for Atlanta City Council in Special Election  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — The Founder and News Editor of Atlanta Progressive News, Matthew Charles Cardinale, 37, is running for Atlanta City Council District 3 in ...



Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta inviting all to celebrate Valentine’s Day with Lights of Love  MDJOnline.com

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta invites the community to make a meaningful date with Lights of Love this Valentine's Day. Feb. 14, Children's staff, volunteers, ...



Gwinnett Voters to Consider Joining MARTA on March 19  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — On Tuesday, March 19, 2019, Gwinnett residents will decide in a Special Election, in a transit contract referendum, if Metropolitan Atlanta ...



Emory students propose solutions to problems facing migrants, refugees  Emory News Center

For 20 Emory students, the challenges faced by the world's displaced peoples took on real-life dimensions this semester through an anthropology seminar that ...



Gay Atlanta man arrested in Midtown assault  Project Q

A gay Atlanta man was arrested Thursday and charged in the attack on a gay couple, a case that had grown cold for months until a recent round of media ...



Atlanta Quietly Growing Through Annexation Petitions  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Atlanta's boundaries are growing, as more unincorporated neighborhoods in DeKalb and Fulton Counties are successfully annexing into the ...



Snell Middle Gets New Principal  Patch.com

Snellville, GA - Allen Craine was appointed by the Gwinnett County School Board as the new leader at the Loganville-area school.



SOS Investigating Senior Vote-Buying in Atlanta Election  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — The Secretary of State of Georgia is investigating apparent vote-buying at two senior highrises in Atlanta's City Council District 3, Atlanta ...



Antonio Brown Attacks Clay, as District 3 Results Challenged in Court  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Antonio Brown, a candidate for the Atlanta City Council District 3 position who came in second place, attacked Greg Clay, the third place ...



Atlanta City Council's War on the Public; Mr. Bond Objects  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — One year into the new Council term, the current Atlanta City Councilmembers continue their war on the public, with the exception of Michael ...



Fulton Court Restores APN Editor's Name to Ballot, Overruling City of Atlanta  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — On Friday, February 22, 2019, Fulton County Superior Court Judge Kelly Lee Ellerbe ruled that the City of Atlanta was “arbitrary and ...



Council Candidate, Amos, Fueled by Developers, Airport Dollars  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Candidate for Atlanta City Council, Byron Amos–who said at a recent forum that he accepted money from developer Steve Brock–appears to ...



Gun Reform Advocates Propel McBath to Victory in US House Race  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — U.S. Rep.-elect Lucy McBath (D-GA), a national advocate for gun reform whose son was tragically murdered in 2012, was elected to the U.S. ...



Meet our 7th annual 20 Under 20 honorees  Atlanta Intown

Meet our seventh annual 20 Under 20 honorees. We asked public and privates schools along with universities and *service* organizations to nominate students ...



Rainbow Family Gathering in Georgia Disrupted by Federal Officers (UPDATE 1)  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) DAHLONEGA, Georgia — The 47th annual Rainbow Family Gathering was held in the Chattahoochee National Forest near Dahlonega, Georgia over the ...



'Black Panther' Is A Film Made For Everyone, But With Black People In Mind  WABE 90.1 FM

By Kenneth Franklin As I type this, I'm still reeling from the impact of Marvel's “Black Panther.” As a little kid I only saw two black heroes on television, Static from ...



If you parent a teen, listen to this expert on Georgia law  SaportaReport

By Ben Smith. To celebrate turning 18, J. Tom Morgan walked into a tavern, purchased and downed a pitcher of beer and a pile of oysters. It was all legal back in ...



Advocates Continue to Press Atlanta Council on Homeless Warming Centers  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — On Monday, January 07, 2019, advocates continued to press the Atlanta City Council to force changes to the City's policies related to the ...



Greg McCrary, 61: Pro football player, high school coach, loving father  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Former Atlanta Falcons tight end Greg McCrary knew the benefits of a successful football career, but he also believed in the value of a good education.



After Homeless Deaths, Activists Push City on Warming Centers  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — At least two homeless people have frozen to death in recent weeks after sleeping on the streets of Atlanta this very cold and wet winter.



Riverwood Students Make All-State Chorus, Commit To Valdosta State  Patch.com

Sandy Springs, GA - Students at Riverwood International Charter School also celebrated the start of the Chinese New Year.



SAFE Commission Seeks New E-voting Machines, Experts Warn against Model Selected  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — On January 10, 2019, the Secure, Accessible & Fair Election (SAFE) Commission–created by then-Secretary of State (SOS), Brian ...



Democrats' HR 1 is Bold Vision for Voting Rights, Campaign Finance Reform  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — On March 08, 2019, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 1, the For The People Act of 2019, a proposed law that sets forth a ...



No Progress on CBA; Developer, Brock, “Won't Be Called a Racist”  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — There has been no progress to date on amending the Community Benefits Agreement for the catalytic Westside Yards Development ...



A gentle man – Britt Pendergrast – passes away at 99  SaportaReport

By Maria Saporta. Updated: The memorial *service* for Britt Pendergrast will be at 1 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 30, at Trinity Presbyterian at 3003 Howell Mill Rd. with a ...



Memorial planned – Services set for fire victims  Decaturish.com

Services for Tami and Jess Willadsen will be held Thursday, April 17 with a visitation set for Wednesday April 16. According to the obituary released by the city of ...



A Crack in Co-Owner Support for Vogtle, as Costs Skyrocket  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — As the cost projections for the nuclear reactors 3 and 4 at Plant Vogtle continue to skyrocket, co-owner support for Plant Vogtle is on ...



Michael Stephen O'Malley | Raleigh News & Observer  News & Observer

Michael Stephen O'Malley, 64, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at his home in Chapel Hill. Michael had recently retired from his role as ...



Green New Deal Introduced by US Rep. Ocasio-Cortez and Sen. Markey  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and U.S. Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) introduced legislation for a Green New Deal. HR 109, the ...



Gwinnett County Residents Ask for MARTA Referendum per New State Law  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — At the Tuesday, June 26, 2018 Board of Commissioners Meeting of Gwinnett County, several residents made public comments urging the ...



Children, Youth Sue US Government over Climate Change Inaction  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Juliana v. U.S. Government is no ordinary lawsuit; it is a historic lawsuit with children telling President Donald Trump and the fossil fuel ...



Russians Targeted Georgia County Servers, Mueller Indictment Reveals, but KSU Destroyed the Evidence (UPDATE 2)  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Two county servers in Georgia were targeted by two Russian military officers, Anatoliy Sergeyevich Kovalev and Aleksandr Vladimirovich ...



Federal Judge Denies E-Vote Injunction in Georgia  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — On Monday, September 17, 2018, U. S. District Court Judge Amy Totenberg declined to issue a preliminary injunction that would have ...



Atlanta Council Cmte Approves Gentrification Plan for English Avenue  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Atlanta City Councilmembers Natalyn Archibong (District 5), Dustin Hillis (District 9), Marci Overstreet (District 11), Joyce Sheperd (District ...



Several Homeless People Have Frozen to Death on Metro Atlanta Streets (UPDATE 1)  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Several people experiencing homelessness have frozen to death on the streets of Metro Atlanta so far through the winter season of late ...



Reality Winner of Augusta, Whistleblower, Sentenced under Espionage Act  Atlanta Progressive News

Photograph from Reality Winner's personal Facebook page; used pursuant to fair use doctrine for educational purposes. (APN) ATLANTA — On Thursday, ...



Two More Fulton Communities Seek Annexation into Atlanta  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Two more communities in unincorporated south Fulton County–Cascade Falls and Martin's Park–are seeking annexation into the City of ...



Proposed City of Greenhaven Bill Stalls, as Some Seek Atlanta Annexation  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — A controversial bill to create a new City of Greenhaven, comprised of much of remaining unincorporated DeKalb County, did not pass out of ...



Alt-Right in Atlanta, Hidden in Plain Sight  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — While Atlanta is known as the birthplace of the Civil Rights Movement and a place where people of diverse races live and work together in ...



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