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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 ...



Druid Hills High valedictorian excels in technology and soccer  MDJOnline.com

At Druid Hills High School, senior student Maya Rajan said prioritizing her passions and interests is what helped her earn the title of valedictorian.



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 ...



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.



Student charged after threat at DeKalb school  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A student was charged after a threat was made Tuesday against Druid Hills High School, a school spok...



At some DeKalb schools, heat issues on a cold first day back  Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb County School District students returned to school in below freezing temps.



DeKalb SAT scores improve by nearly 20 points  Atlanta Journal Constitution

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



DeKalb Schools 2018 Graduation Dates Announced  Decatur, GA Patch

DeKalb Schools 2018 Graduation Dates Announced - Decatur-Avondale Estates, GA - Decatur High School also has announced the time and location of its ...



Heating issues burden DeKalb County schools | News  CBS46 News Atlanta

Students at Druid Hills High School are hoping for a warmer day inside their classrooms Friday after a miserable first day back from the holiday break.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



Ebenezer Boy Scout troop pitches in to save another Scout during whitewater rafting  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Zachary David-Michael Bryant was on his first Boy Scout camping trip with Troop 213 when he lived up to their motto: “Be Prepared.” Bryant, a member of Boy ...



The Decaturish Podcast talks with former Atlanta mayor Sam Massell  Decaturish.com

Sam Massell, a 1944 graduate of Druid Hills High School, served as Atlanta's 53rd mayor from 1970 to 1974, during which his administration established the ...



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.



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, ...



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

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



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...



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 ...



Irma Downs Trees, Power Around Emory  The Emory Wheel

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



DeKalb Schools high school valedictorians, salutatorians recognized  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The DeKalb County School District has announced its valedictorians and salutatorians for the class of 2017. High School graduation dates and locations were ...



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 ...



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 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 ...



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 ...



Community shown DeKalb schools’ redistricting options  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The public will have one more chance to discuss plans by the DeKalb County School District to address overcrowding in the Cross Keys Cluster of schools ...



Visionary leader Sam Massell ushered in new eras in Atlanta politics  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Sam Massell discovered his inner politician in 1943. The revelation came at Druid Hills High School. Massell, a junior, held a paintbrush in one hand and a ...



39 DeKalb students named National Merit Scholarship semifinalists  Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb County students (39 of them) are semifinalists for the prestigious National Merit Scholarship, according to the list.



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.



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 ...



DeKalb Schools announces high school graduations  Atlanta Journal Constitution

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



North Clayton girls rout Druid Hills; boys struggle without Asadullah  News-Daily.com

The North Clayton Lady Eagles blew out Druid Hills in Tuesday's Region 4-4A opener, while the boys were defeated handily in the nightcap.



Avondale Estates resident in need of kidney transplant  Decaturish.com

On November 19, 2016, Avondale Estates resident Will Phillips found out his kidneys were failing. Now, over two years later, he is still in need of a transplant.



Want to do good on Valentine’s Day? Grab a flashlight and head to CHOA  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta is holding a new event that invites everyone to show support for young patients spending Valentine's Day in the hospital.



12 DeKalb high schools recognized for advanced placement programs  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Just over half DeKalb County's high schools received advanced placement honors from the state Department of Education, officials announced Thursday.



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.



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 ...



One DeKalb County neighborhood quietly winning annexation into Atlanta  SaportaReport

By David Pendered. One DeKalb County neighborhood took a big step Monday toward getting itself annexed into Atlanta, thereby taking itself out of play in the ...



Blackshear scholarship program set for Sunday  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 ...



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 ...



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

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



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, ...



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 ...



Showcasing DeKalb in a positive light  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A few months ago, I wrote a column about doing a police ride-along while participating in Leadership DeKalb, a year-long program that exposes a class of about ...



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 ...



Gwinnett County Schools names two new principals | Archive  Gwinnettdailypost.com

Less than a month before the first day of school for students, two Gwinnett middle schools are getting new principals.



2016 Georgia High School 1-5A State High School Swimming & Diving Meet Preview  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, ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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, ...



Concerns raised about DeKalb County Schools charter policy  Decaturish.com

There's growing concern in DeKalb County regarding Superintendent Stephen Green's approach to charter schools. A letter form the Georgia Charter Schools ...



‘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.”



Ron Blomberg Steps to Plate for JNF  Atlanta Jewish Times

Former New York Yankee and native Atlantan Ron Blomberg is scheduled to speak at the 14th annual JNF Breakfast May 2.



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.



After 41 years of pizza-based memories, Everybody's closing  SaportaReport

By Ben Smith. photo of family and friends with a shared history and love of Everybody's pizza. Four generations of a family whose history is linked to Everybody's ...



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 ...



A place to call home  MyAJC

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



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 ...



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.



Parents vote on school charter cluster proposal | WSB-TV  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 ...



Michael Williams's Deportation Bus Hits a New Low in Republican Primary for Governor  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) CLARKSTON — On Wednesday, May 17, 2018, Georgia Republican gubernatorial candidate Michael Williams, a State Senator from Cumming, Georgia, ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Neighborhood Association Claims Identity Theft in English Avenue  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — The English Avenue Neighborhood Association, formed in 1995 to represent the low-income residential neighborhood of English Avenue ...



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 ...



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.



Michael Stephen O'Malley  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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Georgia Legislature Sunsets Prepayment of Future Nuclear Plants  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — With bipartisan support, on March 21, 2018, the Georgia Legislature passed SB 355, which will sunset the Georgia Nuclear Energy ...



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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



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. ...



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 ...



APN Editor Publishes “Tales of Audacity at the Turn of the Millennium”  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — The News Editor and founder of Atlanta Progressive News, Matthew Charles Cardinale, is pleased to announce the publication of a memoir ...



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 ...



APN Endorses Abrams; Chapman; Dawkins-Haigler, Noel  Atlanta Progressive News

We endorse former State Rep. Stacey Abrams (D-Atlanta) because we believe she is the better choice over former State Rep. Stacey Evans (D-Smyrna) – not ...



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 ...



Kemp Faces Voter Purge Lawsuits in Georgia  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Georgia's Secretary of State Brian Kemp is currently facing at least two lawsuits related to his voter purging practices in the lead-up to the ...



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.



Activists Counter White Supremacist NSM Rally in Newnan, Georgia  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) NEWNAN, Georgia — On Saturday, April 21, a day after Adolf Hitler's birthday, the National Socialist Movement (NSM), a White Supremacist organization, ...



Dr. Rita Jackson Samuels, 1945-2018, !Presente!  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Dr. Rita Jackson Samuels, a truly remarkable trailblazer and passionate advocate for civil rights and women's rights, passed away on March ...



Vogtle Reactors Move Forward, despite Co-owner Concerns  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — After a debate on a “go or no go” vote, the co-owners–Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia (MEAG), Oglethorpe Power, and Dalton ...



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 ...



APN Q&A: State Rep. Howard Mosby, HD 83  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — In our continuing coverage of the upcoming Tuesday, May 22, 2018 Primary Election, Atlanta Progressive News is focusing on a contested ...



APN Q&A: John Noel, Candidate, Public Service Commission  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — With Primary Elections for several statewide races coming up on May 22, 2018, Atlanta Progressive News sent questionnaires to all ...



Activists Push Co-owner, MEAG, to End the Insanity of Vogtle Units 3, 4  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) SANDY SPRINGS — On Thursday, September 20, 2018, activists insisted that the Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia (MEAG), a minority co-owner of ...



Atlanta Council to Consider Limiting Public Comment  Atlanta Progressive News

(APN) ATLANTA — Another Atlanta City Council term, another attack on public comment; there always is at least one ordinance introduced or action taken that is ...



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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