13 hrs ago
Saturday's Garden Tour Update
I want to thank everyone who attended the garden tour this Saturday. Attendance was good with 100+ people signing the guest books! We could not have asked for better weather, a nice cool day to explore our fantastic Tucker area gardens.
17 hrs ago
Charlie Wasmer Is Student of the Year
The Tucker Civic Association bestowed its annual Student of the Year Award on Monday evening.
21 hrs ago
Last Chance: Register for Summer Youth Leadership Academy
The registration deadline for the Summer Youth Leadership Academy is May 24. Scholarship opportunities are available and applicants may be eligible for discounts of up to 50%. There are also a few seats left at no charge for eligible parents.
Wed May 22, 2013
Sandy Springs Neighbor
Tucker to get funding from new Community Improvement District
Tucker has created a Community Improvement District, allowing it to make self-funded upgrades rather than dipping into DeKalb County funds.
Car Stereo Store Robbed
Burglars broke into a Tucker retail store last Wednesday and stole an undetermined amount of merchandise, according to DeKalb police.
Tucker Civic Association Meets Monday
On Monday, May 20, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Tucker First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall- Tonight is the May TCA membership meeting at Tucker First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall, 2367 Main Street.
Mon May 20, 2013
State Still in Top Five for Tucker
NC State is still in the hunt for Tucker safety Kirk Tucker. Pack Pride has the latest on where the Wolfpack stands.
Weekender: Healthy Kids 5K Walk/Run, Garden Tour, Art Event
The Unite for Healthy Kids 5K Walk/Run starts at Tucker High School on May 18 at 9 a.m. More info here .
Tucker CID Is DeKalb's Newest Community Improvement District
After working several months on the project, volunteers with the Tucker Community Improvement District Formation Committee cheered when the DeKalb Board of Commissioners unanimously approved DeKalb's third CID in the Tucker area.
Wed May 15, 2013
Tucker Home Featured on A&E's 'Sell This House'
Joy Glover Walters and her husband James recently welcomed a crew from A&E's Sell This House to renovate their two-story residence on Pine Meadows Court in Tucker.
Tue May 14, 2013
Dollar General Holding Job Fair in Tucker
Dollar General is holding a job fair this Saturday in Tucker to fill a number of vacancies, according to the AJC .
Mon May 13, 2013
The Week Ahead: Art, Healthy Kids, Live Music
There is a free mid-week lunchtime music break every Wednesday in May on the square in downtown Decatur.
Sat May 11, 2013
Services Saturday for Elizabeth Cartier
Elizabeth Cartier of Tucker died on Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at the age of 96. She was preceded in death by her husband Stanley, according to Georgia Obituaries .
Thu May 09, 2013
7 Jobs that Make the World a Better Place
The following story was provided by AOLJobs.com By Debra Auerbach for CareerBuilder Have you ever had an itch to quit your job and instead do work that makes a real difference in the world? In honor of Earth Day on April 22, we've compiled a list of seven jobs that help people live a better life - from the buildings they work and live in, to the ... (more)
Tue May 07, 2013
Hundreds Attend DeKalb Cityhood Town Hall Meeting
At a meeting that seemed to be designed to slow the on-rushing train of cityhood, Democrats in DeKalb's legislative delegation urged residents to consider a variety of issues before deciding to incorporate.
Tucker Students Initiated Into Honor Society
The following local residents recently have been initiated into the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines.
Mon May 06, 2013
DeKalb Delegation to Discuss Cityhood Monday Night
Members of DeKalb County's legislative delegation will hold a town hall meeting on growing cityhood efforts countywide Monday night.
The Week Ahead: Education, Cityhood, Goodwill, and Tucker Day
The DeKalb Board of Education will hold the following meetings on Monday, May 6 : 2 p.m. Work Session; 3 p.m. Committee of the Whole; 4 p.m. Executive Session for a student appeal and a legal matter; 5:45 p.m. Community Meeting for Public Comments; 7 p.m. Business Meeting.
First Christian Church Members Raise $3,500 for Habitat for Humanity
Members of the First Christian Church of Atlanta in Tucker, located at 4532 LaVista Road, participated in a recent benefit for Habitat for Humanity, it posted on its Facebook page April 29: The Stone Mountain walk for Habitat for Humanity was this past Saturday.
Fri May 03, 2013
The week ahead: Find the blues in and around Atlanta, May 6-12
A new week is upon us in the early days of a new month and it's time to get out and support live music with some great blues! Here's where to go to find the music this week: Monday, it's Truett Lollis at Darwin's in Marietta.