Several public budget town hall meetings and public hearings have been slated around the county to give constituents an opportunity to give input to county commissioners and the chief executive officer on the proposed 2011 budget.
The DeKalb Cou...
by Bryan Fazio
The saying goes “You can’t win on talent alone.”
Even when that talent gives one the athleticism to play two sports and has been passed along through genetics, champions still have to put in a little extra.
For Tucker senior C...
DeKalb County Schools has reassigned 24 employees outside the classroom as a result of an internal investigation into 2009 Criterion-Referenced Competency Test (CRCT) cheating.
Potential testing irregularities were found at nine schools, accordi...
Displaced by the construction of a new school, the Tucker High School boys and girls basketball programs had not played a home game since the 2007-08 school year. That changed Jan. 20 as the days of playing varsity games at Tucker Middle are over.
Make Up Day/Date
Tue., Jan. 11
Thur., Feb. 10
Thur., Jan. 27
A memorial service for Clarkston mayor Howard Tygrett will be held Saturday, Jan. 22, at the Clarkston International Bible Church, 3895 Church Street in Clarkston. The event will take place at 10 a.m.
Tygrett, who also was an assistant manager a...
Co-owner Eddie Holley checks out a customer at Ale Yeah! Photos by Ginger Kaderabek
by Ginger Kaderabek
A love of craft beer inspired friends to open Georgia’s first all-craft-beer store in Decatur. “We’re beer lovers. We’re excited by today’s beer renaissance and wanted to make a go in the all-craft business,” said co-o...
Agnes Scott College
Agnes Scott College has announced that it is presenting Martin Luther & Coretta Scott King Jr. Week of Human Rights A Voice for the Voiceless: Untold Stories.
• Jan. 17 - MLK Day of Service with City of Decatur, City o...
Numerous roads, sections of roads or intersections remain closed due to the excessive snow and ice this week.
Here are the roads closed as of 8 a.m., Jan. 14, according to DeKalb County spokesman Burke Brennan. All are closed until further not...
DeKalb County Sanitation will resume residential garbage collection Thursday, Jan. 13, for residences that are on Monday/Thursday curbside service, and on Friday for those residences receiving Tuesday/Friday pickup.
Sanitation service will continue S...