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  1. Families can cool down at county pools like this one at the Wade Walker YMCA.Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Cross Roads News

    It's Memorial Day Weekend, the start of DeKalb County's swim season, and pools will be open May 23 through July 31. The following pools are scheduled to open for the 2015 swim season: Gresham, 3113 Gresham Road in Atlanta; Kittredge, 2535 N. Druid Hills Road in Atlanta; Lithonia, 2501 Park Drive in Lithonia; Medlock, 874 Gaylemont Circle in Decatur; Midway, 3181 Midway Road in Decatur; Tobie Grant, 644 Parkdale Road in Scottdale; and Kelly Cofer, 4259 N. Park Drive in Tucker. The N.H. Scott pool will be closed for the season.

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  2. District 5 race lures 10 candidates for ...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Cross Roads News

    ... a candidate in the 2012 CEO race that Ellis won. He lists his occupation as CEO of Toptel USA Call Center. Irons, a Lithonia resident and 20-year DeKalb resident, lists his occupation as management executive. He is the founder of APD Solutions, ...

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  3. Items filtered by date: Tuesday, 19 May 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | On Common Ground News

    Robert's Restaurant, 2910 Evans Mill Road, Lithonia. Delicious Country Cooking--Try the New Special: Ranch chicken wings and fries $6.99 Three former DeKalb County Watershed Department employees--Cynthia Hall, Jarvis Foster and Anthony Lee--have been charged with bilking DeKalb County out of thousands of dollars in fraudulent overtime pay.

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  4. West Virginia Basketball: Lamont West to play for HugginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | HailWV.com

    ... for the 2015-2016 academic year. West is from Cincinnati, Ohio and recently graduated from Miller Grove High in Lithonia, Georgia. While in high school the 6-foot-8, 205 pound forward averaged 17.8 points, 7.7 rebounds, 1.4 assists, 1.7 steals and ...

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  5. Tree through house in LithoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | MyFoxAtlanta

    She laughed instead of cried as Tai Harmon showed us damage to her home. A 100-foot tall sweet gum crashed through her house, cracking the bedroom wall and splitting the roof, beams and structure above her bathroom and adjoining closet.

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  6. EKU adds 6-7 forward Greg KingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | WKYT

    ... le. The Ellenwood, Georgia native played with current Colonel Paul Jackson at Martin Luther King Jr. High School in Lithonia. Both graduated in 2014.

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  7. Briefs: Seven injured after deck collapsed; Family of three displaced after fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Examiner.com

    ... of the incident, which happened around 11 p.m. at a home located in the 1700 block of Hilton Ridge Road in Lithonia, according to media reports. The deck collapsed in the rear area of the home, according to CBS 46 news . No details have been ...

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  8. 9 injured, 7 hospitalized after deck collapsesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | WALB-TV Albany

    Police say nine people were injured and seven were taken to the hospital after a deck collapse in DeKalb County Saturday evening. The incident happened around 11 p.m. at a home on the 1700 block of Hilton Ridge Road in Lithonia.

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  9. Lithonia to discuss housing proposalRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Cross Roads News

    Lithonia stakeholders can learn more about a proposed housing development for the Lithonia Plaza on May 18 at City Hall. Wendover Housing Partners will host the 6-to-7 p.m. public meeting to share information about the proposal, "Granite Crossing," a family apartment community.

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  10. May 15, 2015, 6 a.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Cross Roads News

    ... Attorney Mereda Davis Johnson, wife of U.S. Rep. Hank Johnson; APD Solutions founder and CEO Vaughn Irons; and Lithonia community advocate and attorney Gina Mangham were early out of the gate. On Wednesday, Harmel Codi, who has a law degree and an ...

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  11. Three-star combo forward commits to West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | MSNBC

    While West Virginia returns the majority of its front court from last year's Sweet 16 team, it never hurts to add another body to the mix. Wednesday night the Mountaineers received a commitment from three-star combo forward Lamont West , who attends at Miller Grove HS in Lithonia, Georgia.

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  12. Georgia WR Blake Tibbs to transfer for final 2 yearsRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | CBS Atlanta

    Georgia wide receiver Blake Tibbs, who couldn't earn a prominent role in Georgia's offense the last two seasons, will transfer to another school for his final two years of eligibility. Tibbs, from Lithonia, Georgia, had two catches for 25 yards in 2014.

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  13. Georgia WR Blake Tibbs to transferRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | MSNBC

    ... seasons, Tibbs appeared in 15 of 26 possible games and caught just four career passes for 43 yards. The Lithonia, Ga., native saw the majority of his action on special teams. "Blake and I have met and he has decided it would be in his best interest ...

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  14. Lee May Resigns From Commission, Vaughn Irons Announces Candidacy, Public Reaches For The TylenolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Peach Pundit

    ... in community meetings for at least a year. She ran for the seat in 2012, placing third against the incumbent May. A Lithonia attorney and longtime activist, Mangham has been a vocal critic of county mismanagement and was instrumental in blocking a ...

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  15. Blake Tibbs To Transfer, 'Dawgs Even Thinner At ReceiverRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Dawg Sports

    ... was the case with Tibbs, who came to the Classic City as part of the class of 2012 as a 3 star wide receiver from Lithonia's Martin Luther King, Jr. High. He leaves with a disappointing 43 yards on 4 catches in his Bulldog career, with most of his ...

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  16. Jockeying under way for District 5 seatRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Cross Roads News

    Attorney Mereda Davis Johnson, wife of Congressman Hank Johnson; APD Solutions founder and CEO Vaughn Irons, and Lithonia community advocate and attorney Gina Mangham, are early out the box. Interim CEO Lee May, who was the district's commissioner, resigned from the seat on May 6, paving the way for a June 16 election.

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  17. Family pleads for info on filmmakers murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | MyFoxAtlanta

    ... girlfriend to his mother for the first time. Several hours later, the couple ended up at a club called Red Hills in Lithonia. Daniels' family says his girlfriend eventually went home and left him at the club. "She was talking to him on the phone at ...

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  18. DeKalb County Brownfield Revolving Loan Program Spurs DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | PRWeb

    ... "The board hopes this investment will help be a catalyst for both projects and the surrounding areas." The City of Lithonia was approved to receive a sub-grant in the amount of $184,400. These funds will be used for asbestos remediation. City of ...

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  19. Breshad Perriman seeks to quietly make his own name with the RavensRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... in Conyers, Ga., never threw the ball. A frustrated wide receiver, he transferred to Martin Luther King High in Lithonia. That wasn't a good fit either, so he enrolled at nearby and nascent Arabia Mountain High in time for his senior year. "Nobody ...

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  20. Summit seeks better outcomes for malesRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Cross Roads News

    Improving life outcomes for DeKalb's young people, especially males of color, is on the agenda at the inaugural My Brother's Keeper Summit on May 16 at Miller Grove High in Lithonia. The DeKalb School District and DeKalb government are co-hosting the 9 a.m.-to-3 p.m. summit in collaboration with 100 Black Men of DeKalb, V-103/WAOK CBS Broadcasting and other partners.

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