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  1. Time-honored tradition in Avondale EstatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2018 | Cross Roads News

    Residents, family and friends will be celebrating America's birthday at Avondale Estates' annual 4th of July festivities, which the city calls "a time-honored tradition."

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  2. Low test scores one factor in Destiny Academy's demiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | Cross Roads News

    The charter school, which opened on 2007 and has 180 students, is being shuttered by the Georgia Board of Education for low test scores and poor leadership. To keep its options open, Destiny's Governance Board withdrew its charter petition and says it will later file a new application for the 2020 school year.

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  3. CrossRoadsNews, June 16, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | Cross Roads News

    The charter school, which opened on 2007 and has 180 students, is being shuttered by the Georgia Board of Education for low test scores and poor leadership. To keep its options open, Destiny's Governance Board withdrew its charter petition and says it will later file a new application for the 2020 school year.

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  4. Decatur seeks public input for transportation studyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2018 | Cross Roads News

    Decatur residents discuss possible transportation changes in the city's southeast, during a public open house for the Talley Street/Sams Street Transportation Improvements Study on May 15. Decatur residents make suggestions for transportation changes in the city's southeast, during a public open house for the Talley Street/Sams Street Transportation Improvements Study on May 15. Decatur residents make suggestions for transportation changes in the city's southeast, during a public open house for the Talley Street/Sams Street Transportation Improvements Study on May 15. Decatur residents can offer input into improving traffic flow around the city's southeast, where a new school and transit-oriented development are taking shape.

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  5. Governor vetoes bill that would have limited Stonecrest mayor's powerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | Cross Roads News

    Gov. Nathan Deal has vetoed the bill that was seeking to curtail the powers of the mayor of the city of Stonecrest. House Bill 600, which Deal vetoed on May 8, would have set term limits for the Stonecrest mayor and removed the mayor's voting power, except in the event of a tie on the five-member Stonecrest City Council.

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  6. Atlanta man arrested in marijuana bust in Avondale EstatesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 | Cross Roads News

    An Atlanta man has been arrested for trafficking marijuana after the GBI seized more than 400 plants from an Avondale Estates warehouse. Matthew Bradley Rexrode, 56, is in the DeKalb County Jail on charges of trafficking cannabis and possessing more than one ounce of the Schedule I drug.

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  7. Man arrested in marijuana drug bus in Avondale EstatesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 | Cross Roads News

    An Atlanta man has been arrested for trafficking marijuana, after the GBI seized more than 400 plants from an Avondale Estates warehouse. Matthew Bradley Rexrode, 56, is in the DeKalb County jail on charges of trafficking cannabis and possessing more than an ounce of the Schedule I drug.

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  8. Man arrested in large Avondale Estates drug bustRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | Cross Roads News

    An Atlanta man has been arrested for trafficking marijuana, after the Georgia Bureau of Investigation seized more than 400 plants from an Avondale Estates warehouse. Matthew Bradley Rexrode, 56, is in the DeKalb County jail on charges of trafficking cannabis and possessing more than an ounce of the Schedule I drug.

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  9. Egg hunt over here, dog parade and more over thereRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2018 | Cross Roads News

    Children will be able to collect Easter eggs and other goodies at events sponsored by churches and other organizations in South DeKalb on March 24 and March 31. Children will be able to collect Easter eggs and other goodies at events sponsored by churches and other organizations in South DeKalb on March 24 and March 31. The hunt for Easter eggs is on starting March 24, hosted by churches and other community organizations throughout South DeKalb. Hundreds of Easter eggs will be scattered across the front lawn of the First Baptist Church of Decatur on March 24 for their annual Easter Egg Hunt.

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  10. DeKalb hires 47 new fire recruitsRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2018 | Cross Roads News

    The funding for the positions come from the federal Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response grant, received in 2017 to support increasing front-line firefighter staffing levels. The new recruits will complete 10 months of rigorous training to include fire operations, fire suppression, hazardous materials, emergency and medical services.

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  11. DCSD exceed expectations in 2017 CCRPI test scoresRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2018 | Cross Roads News

    Sixty-one schools in the DCSD surpassed similar schools across Georgia in the 2017 College and Career Ready Performance Index scores. The CCRPI is a comprehensive school improvement, accountability, and communication platform for all educational stakeholders that will promote college and career readiness for all Georgia public school students.

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  12. 18 DeKalb schools receive Georgia's top achievement and academic growth awardsRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2017 | Cross Roads News

    Eighteen public schools in DeKalb County have received high student achievement and academic growth awards from Governor Nathan Deal, through Georgia's Single Statewide Accountability System . The 2017 SSAS awards, given to a total of 226 Georgia public schools in 54 districts, were announced on Nov. 17, and show an increase in top academic achievement and growth, both throughout the state and in DeKalb.

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  13. DeKalb voters approve sales tax hike, property tax reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | Cross Roads News

    DeKalb voters overwhelmingly approved a penny Special Local Options Sales Tax on Tuesday that will generate some $636 million for road and other infrastructure development over six years. The sales tax passed with 69.9 percent of votes.

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  14. Tax hike approved by DeKalb votersRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2017 | Cross Roads News

    Sales tax in DeKalb County will rise by one cent, to eight percent, in April 2018, generating hundreds of millions of dollars to fix damaged roads. County residents voted for the sales tax increase, which excludes unprepared food and medication, on the Nov. 7 election ballot.

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  15. SPLOST, EHOST, city elections on Nov. 7 ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | Cross Roads News

    DeKalb residents are headed to the polls on Nov. 7 to vote on a one-cent Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax and an Equalized Homestead Option Sales Tax to fund roads and other infrastructure improvements. Through Oct. 12, DeKalb had 501,452 registered voters eligible to cast ballots in the Nov. 7 elections.

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  16. Michael Thurmond urges residents to vote for SPLOSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Cross Roads News

    DeKalb County CEO Michael Thurmond is supported by most of the county's mayors and commissioners as he holds a press conference on Oct. 18 about the proposed tax changes on the Nov. 7 ballot, which elected officials are urging voters to support. Lithonia Mayor Deborah Jackson speaks in support of proposed tax changes on the Nov. 7 ballot, during a press conference in Decatur on Oct. 18. District 3 Commissioner Larry Johnson, speaking on behalf of the DeKalb County Board of Commissioners at an Oct. 18 press conference, urges voters to support the proposed countywide tax changes on the Nov. 7 ballot.

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