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  1. DeKalb Sheriff's race headed to a runoffRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | On Common Ground News

    After months of canvassing, putting up signs and shaking hands, appointed incumbent Jeff Mann and former DeKalb CEO Vernon Jones are headed to a runoff in a bid to become DeKalb County Sheriff.

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  2. Political forums blanket DeKalb to educate votersRead the original story

    May 16, 2014 | On Common Ground News

    As candidates seek public office this election season, they have faced a blitz of forums, meet and greets, and questionnaires from groups seeking to vet them.

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  3. Renowned Drummer Welcomes Aspiring Musicians to Summer CampRead the original story

    May 16, 2014 | On Common Ground News

    From performing with Peabo Bryson in Japan and Trinidad, to banging out melodies for Bobby Brown and Jennifer Holiday, Jorel "JFly" Flynn has carved out a pretty impressive musical career for a small-town boy who started playing the drums at church in Waycross, Georgia.

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  4. Georgia Piedmont welcomes civil rights legend C.T. Martin for commencement addressRead the original story

    May 16, 2014 | On Common Ground News

    Georgia Piedmont Technical College will welcome 2013 Presidential Medal of Freedom and civil rights legend, Rev.

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  5. Greater Piney Grove's meet and greet provides relaxed campaigningRead the original story

    May 10, 2014 | On Common Ground News

    Shaking hands and kissing babies, no forum questions or heated debates. Greater Piney Grove Baptist Church provided a relaxed meet and greet event to the community on April 26 in Decatur.

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  6. Lance Hammonds appointed to DeKalb AuthorityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2014 | On Common Ground News

    Stone Mountain resident Lance Hammonds has been appointed by DeKalb County Commissioner Larry Johnson to the DeKalb Public Safety and Judicial Facilities Authority.

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  7. Greater Piney Grove's meet and greet provides relaxed campaigningRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2014 | On Common Ground News

    Shaking hands and kissing babies, no forum questions or heated debates. Greater Piney Grove Baptist Church provided a relaxed meet and greet event to the community on April 26 in Decatur.

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  8. Arabia Mountain rolls to DeKalb JV baseball titleRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2014 | On Common Ground News

    Arabia Mountain High carved a new piece of school history on the athletic front at Lakeside High School over the weekend.

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  9. OCG News Elections SectionRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2014 | On Common Ground News

    Voters in Rockdale County's Fieldstone community will cast their ballots at a new precinct on May 20. Life Church, located on Salem Road, is being sold and will no longer be used as a voting site for the community.

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  10. NCGM celebrated in DeKalbRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2014 | On Common Ground News

    In celebration of National County Government Month , DeKalb County reminds citizens of events throughout the county.

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  11. Senior Spotlight: Sea of RedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2014 | On Common Ground News

    Red Hat Society-those women who love red hats big and small-convened for the Covington chapter's Annual Tea and Luncheon at the Newton County Recreation Center.

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  12. Easter Egg Hunts across the MetroRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2014 | On Common Ground News

    The Community Achievement Center, Inc., 4522 Flat Shoals Parkway, Decatur, will host its annual Easter Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza on Saturday, April 19, 2 to 4 p.m. The Eggstravaganza is geared for students in grades Pre-K through 5th grades.

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  13. Wesley Chapel Dunkin Donuts to host ribbon cutting ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2014 | On Common Ground News

    DeKalb County Commissioner Larry Johnson, District 3, will help celebrate the groundbreaking ceremony of the new Dunkin' Donuts location at 2555 Wesley Chapel Rd, Decatur GA with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Wednesday, April 9, at

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  14. Taking Back DeKalbRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2014 | On Common Ground News

    More than 2,000 people packed Fairfield Baptist Church in Lithonia as pastors from across metro Atlanta united for a Friday night worship service.

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  15. Fatherhood initiative mentors men to be dadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2014 | On Common Ground News

    Moise Nash settled down his restless 27-month-old son with promises of a juicy McDonald's Happy Meal as he perched the toddler, Moise Diego Nash, on his lap during the Dads of DeKalb Fatherhood Launch.

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  16. Initiative to help delinquent dads kicks off in DeKalbRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2014 | On Common Ground News

    State officials are launching a new initiative in DeKalb County to help delinquent dads catch up on the millions they collectively owe in unpaid child support.

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  17. Austin David Phillips honored as Eagle ScoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2014 | On Common Ground News

    DeKalb County resident Austin David Phillips has earned the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest award achieved as a Boy Scout.

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  18. Healthcare enrollment events help constituents beat deadlineRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2014 | On Common Ground News

    DeKalb County Commissioner Larry Johnson and State Rep. Pam Stephenson co-hosted a healthcare enrollment event on March 26 at the Wesley Chapel Library in Decatur to help constituents meet the federal March 31 deadline.

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  19. Wesley Chapel's Krispy Kreme to open in DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2014 | On Common Ground News

    Wesley Chapel Road will be little sweeter come December, thanks to the Board of Commissioners approval for a Krispy Kreme store.

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  20. East Lake Farmers Market prepares to open for new seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2014 | On Common Ground News

    You don't have to travel all the way to East Asia for handpicked Shitake mushrooms or to Russia for homegrown Siberian kale.

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