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Decatur, Georgia is located in Dekalb County. Zip codes in Decatur, GA include 30037, 30032, and 30036. The median home price in Decatur is $425,000 which is roughly $240/per square foot. More Decatur information.

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Add Seed Day set in Decatur

DeKalb County Public Library and the Gatekeepers Vegan Soup Kitchen have partnered to host "Add Seed Day" on Saturday, July 12, 12 - 4 p.m. at the central library location, 215 Sycamore St., Decatur.


Wed Jul 09, 2014

Film Crew on Kings Highway Through Friday

The City of Decatur has issued a film permit to 999 Productions, LLC for filming of a project titled "Triple Nine" to take place in the 200 block of Kings Highway in the evening and overnight hours Wednesday through Friday morning, according to the Decatur Minute blog.


WAFF-TV Huntsville

Georgia man pleads guilty in dog fighting ring

A Georgia man has become the eleventh person to plead guilty in a dog fighting investigation stretching across four states.


Tue Jul 08, 2014

31 Job Openings in Decatur

Here's a roundup of recent job postings in Decatur: Veterinary Technician at Animal Control Shelter Customer Service Representative for U-HAUL Branch Manager Trainee at Hertz Purchasing Agent for U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Training & Compliance Specialist for DeKalb Community Service Board Storage Consultant for Metro Self Storage ... (more)


Cybercast News Service

Under Obamacare, HHS Spending Another $100M on 150 New Community Health Centers

The Affordable Care Act not only subsidizes health insurance for millions of Americans -- it also pays for new community health centers where that government-mandated insurance can be used.


Sat Jul 05, 2014

Biker mom and son pistol whipped in Columbus

A Decatur, Ga., woman and her son were pistol whipped early Saturday after they apparently showed up at a biker gathering in Columbus with the wrong colors on Veterans Parkway.


Fri Jul 04, 2014


Re: Use of Multimedia

Vehicles are mostly used in several cases but mostly for travelling because it is the easiest way for transportation.


Cross Roads News

Copper thieves hit libraries again

Days before the Redan-Trotti Library was to reopen after theft of copper tubing from its air conditioning units closed it for over a month, thieves struck again on June 26. Hari Karikaran, DeKalb's director of Facilities Management, said workers had just completed the repairs to the units when the thieves came overnight and took the copper tubing ... (more)


Thu Jul 03, 2014

American Artist

I'll Know I'm an Artist When...

Toledo has brought the tradition of the Spanish Old Master bodegn painting into the contemporary world, giving it a little more vibrancy, but still staying true to the still life genre in a noteworthy, satisfying way.


WOW House: Completely Restored Bungalow from 1930s

This week's Decatur WOW house is a 5 bedroom, 3 bathroom bungalow from the 1930s that has been completely restored.


Decatur Student Takes Dyslexia Issue to D.C.

Decatur student Harper Rhett, 11, along with his mother, Jennifer, and a Decatur public school teacher traveled to Washington, D.C., to meet with members of Congress June 25 and 26. The issue at hand? Dyslexia and how it affects students.


Cross Roads News

Decatur's success can be replicated across Georgia

Reach into our communities and you'll find parents, students and educators working together to improve their schools.


Cross Roads News

Maya Angelou's works to be read at ...

Local poets and writers will read poems and passages from Angelou's work starting at 7:15 p.m. The performance, presented by Poetry Atlanta and Charis Books and More, is free and open to the public.


Tue Jul 01, 2014

Athens Banner-Herald

Georgia Museum of Art to highlight little-known Alabama artist

The Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia will bring to light the works of a virtually unknown female artist in its exhibition "The Prints of Mary Wallace Kirk," on display July 19-Oct. 12. Independent scholar Stephen J. Goldfarb, who researched Kirk's life and work extensively, served as curator.


DeKalb Government Operations Task Force Meets July 2

The task force studying county government and cityhood proposals will hold a public meeting from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, July 2, at the Maloof Auditorium, 1300 Commerce Drive in Decatur.



McMansions Spark Debate in Decatur, Georgia

Call them teardowns, infill, or McMansions, the affluent suburb of Decatur, Georgia is dealing with growing concern about neighborhood character and tree canopy as property owners adopt the trend toward new, large houses in existing neighborhoods.


Mon Jun 30, 2014

The Coastal Courier

Birth announcements

Malachi Koben Hytower Malachi Koben Hytower was born at 9:36 p.m. June 14 to Kelley Hytower of Hinesville.


Sun Jun 29, 2014

2014 July 4th Celebrations Around Atlanta

Where will you be watching your Fourth of July fireworks celebration? As I'm sure you know, Smyrna Vinings does not hold their own fireworks show on July 4th.


USA Today

Getting Affordable Care Act subsidies

The Affordable Care Act , aka Obamacare, provides subsidies to Americans making up to 400% of the poverty level, about $94,200 for a family of four.


Sat Jun 28, 2014

Salem Camp Meeting to be held for 186th time

This summer will not be the first time that the Rev. Hal Brady has preached at the Salem Camp Meeting in Covington, Ga., but it has been many years.



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