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  1. Improvements under way at Atlanta VA ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | Cross Roads News

    Atlanta VA Director Leslie Wiggins says things are on the mend at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center on Clairmont Road in Decatur.

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  2. Aug 8, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | Cross Roads News

    ... for the second time on July 29, he was part of a crew of four maintenance workers shoveling up a homeless camp in Decatur. This time, Davis and his co-workers were under the Redwing Circle overpass bridge over the I-285 northbound lane near the ...

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  3. Interim CEO Lee May is flanked by county COO Zachary Williams (left)...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | Cross Roads News

    ... Purchasing Director Scott Callan unveiled the revised policy at a news conference at the Manuel Maloof Center in Decatur. It requires that "all things must be competitively procured unless exempted" and establishes a purchasing advisory committee ...

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  4. Putting the "Art" in "Economics"Read the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | The Foundation for Economic Education

    Life Is Improv: How Art, Culture, and the Free Market Make the World Beautiful , held at Agnes Scott College in Decatur, Georgia, focused on the intersection of art and economics.

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  5. Pearl Cleage to discuss "Things"Read the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | Cross Roads News

    Acclaimed author Pearl Cleage will discuss "Things I Should Have Told My Daughter: Lies, Lessons & Love Affairs" at the Stonecrest and Decatur libraries over the next two weeks.

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  6. Guide book author to talk HoochRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | Cross Roads News

    ... River User's Guide" author Joe Cook will discuss the mighty Hooch and how to protect it on Aug. 14 at the Decatur Library. The talk begins at 7:15 p.m. The Chattahoochee River is one of the premier waterways of Georgia and the Southeast. It is a ...

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  7. GPC academic year kicks off Aug. 18Read the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | Cross Roads News

    The 2014 fall academic year kicks off Aug. 18 at Georgia Perimeter College's five locations in metro Atlanta - Alpharetta, Clarkston, Decatur, Dunwoody and Covington.

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  8. DeKalb is one step closer to filling vacant District 5 seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | On Common Ground News

    ... Lisa Allen; Stone Mountain resident and attorney Rosalind Newell; and State Representative Rahn Mayo, who lives in Decatur, were assisting in the appointment project. "We've done our part of the process. Now, we join everyone else in anticipation. I ...

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  9. Chattanooga women add Jacksonville transfer AlfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    Alford, a 5-foot-10 guard from Decatur, Georgia, will sit out the 2014-15 season due to NCAA transfer rules before she becomes eligible to play for the Lady Mocs in 2015-16.

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  10. Report: Decatur's getting whiter, richerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... thought they would be," says city spokesperson Casie Yoder, calling the report "eye-opening." Yoder was among the Decatur officials who last year suggested the study, the early results of which were presented to the City Commission on Aug. 4. The ...

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  11. Learning to dance like James BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Wisconsin Gazette

    ... views African-American R&B music. "I had been a James Brown fan for many a year," says Jones, whose hometown of Decatur, Georgia, is roughly 90 miles from Toccoa, where Brown began as a gospel singer. "I could have rolled the dice and did this ...

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  12. Professional Remodeler Magazine Selects Renewal Design-Build's...Read the original story

    Aug 7, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... of the remodeling industry's rising stars. Courtney Rogers, a Senior Project Designer with Renewal Design-Build of Decatur, GA, has been selected as one of the 40 Under 40 class of 2014 members by Professional Remodeler, a leading business ...

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  13. Checker Classic Cab-Ranks Top 5 Transportation service in Atlanta, Ga. Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | OurTown

    ... It is what he learned from his dad, Theodore Perry, and longtime family friend, Mr. Henry Mosley, of Jett Taxi, in Decatur, Ga. These two men molded his community service time clock. So, no matter where you need to be around the Metro Atlanta Area, ...

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  14. Decatur-born Alex Parker to oversee AT&T Georgia/South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... return home to Georgia and with the company I have grown and developed with since college," said Parker, a native of Decatur, Ga. "I worked as a summer intern with AT&T immediately after high school every year until graduation as part of AT&T's ...

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  15. The Achilles' Heel of Zoned Duct SystemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | GreenBuildingAdvisor

    ... called Manual Zr, and that's a good place to start if you're going to design a zoned system. Allison Bailes of Decatur, Georgia, is a speaker, writer, energy consultant, RESNET-certified trainer, and the author of the Energy Vanguard Blog . Check ...

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  16. Copper thefts a hot topic at public safety forumRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2014 | Cross Roads News

    Residents concerned about the recent spate of copper thefts at libraries, churches and businesses in South DeKalb and other crimes pressed police for answers at a public safety forum in Decatur on July 29. About 75 people turned out for the lively information session sponsored by the South DeKalb Improvement Association at the DeKalb Police South ... (more)

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  17. Career event for teens, young adultsRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2014 | Cross Roads News

    Teens and young adults can explore traditional and new career paths and training at DeKalb Workforce Development's Youth ROCK! on Aug. 8 in Decatur.

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  18. Employers needed for Watson job fairRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2014 | Cross Roads News

    Employers with job openings are needed to participate in DeKalb Commissioner Stan Watson's fourth annual "Community Check-Up" Health, Wellness and Job Fair on Aug. 16. The 10 a.m.-to-2 p.m. event takes place at the House of Hope/Greater Travelers Rest Baptist Church in Decatur.

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  19. Deschanel, Applegate, and Clarkson find out who they areRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... times grandfather of Kelly, coal miner, was a Union soldier. He had enlisted for three years. Taken prisoner at Decatur, Georgia he was brought to a prisoner of war camp, one of the deadliest places in the Civil War. Isaiah escaped. Records in ...

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  20. Decatur to host public meetings on unified development ordinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... ready for public review and comments. Join city leaders at any of the following open house meetings: Monday, July 21 Decatur Recreation Center, 231 Sycamore St. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, July 22 Decatur Recreation Center, 231 Sycamore St. 9 a.m. to ...

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