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  1. Gamecocks football recruiting: South Carolina lands another 2016 commit in Jordan SmithRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Garnet And Black Attack

    Hopefully this South Carolina Gamecocks' cookout and pool party becomes an annual occurrence as the recruits keep coming in: Jordan Smith, a four-star defensive end out of Lithonia, GA, announced his commitment to the Gamecocks this afternoon at his high school. Smith is the third four-star recruit in South Carolina's 2016 class and joins Character as the program's second four-star recruit to commit to the Gamecocks since the inaugural invite-only pool party and cookout bash.

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  2. Items filtered by date: Thursday, 26 February 2015Read the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | On Common Ground News

    ... Jones used to train to sing songs and pay tribute to her life. Jones graduated from Southwest DeKalb High School in Lithonia in 2014. She was the captain of Southwest DeKalb's varsity gymnastics team and was named the "Most Valuable Player" her ...

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  3. The asphalt plant next doorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... that the board of commissioners deny HEH's request, as well as the company's plans for a similar plant outside Lithonia. But commissioners can reject the planning board's recommendation. The commission was expected to vote on the matter as CL went ...

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  4. ObituariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | On Common Ground News

    ... of year. DeKalb for Seniors, Inc. is collecting school supplies for families of Ston- eview Elementary School in Lithonia. The supply drive started on July 6 and will be held until July 31 at the Lou Walker Senior Center, 2538 Panola Road, Lithonia, ...

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  5. Ga. debates Confederate carving set in stone and state lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | The Republic

    ... runs amusement rides and other attractions. State Rep. Dar'shun Kendrick, a 32-year-old black Democrat from nearby Lithonia, said she doesn't want to take time away from other issues to debate the monument. "I, fortunately, don't have the stories of ...

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  6. Items filtered by date: Friday, 24 July 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | On Common Ground News

    ... of year. DeKalb for Seniors, Inc. is collecting school supplies for families of Ston- eview Elementary School in Lithonia. The supply drive started on July 6 and will be held until July 31 at the Lou Walker Senior Center, 2538 Panola Road, Lithonia, ...

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  7. We WorshipRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | On Common Ground News

    Residents in DeKalb County's District 5 can learn more about the candidates who are running to represent the area as commissioner at one of several forums hosted in the district. Tuesday, June 2, 6 p.m., Stonecrest Library, 3123 Klondike Road, Lithonia, hosted by the Greater Lithonia Chamber of Commerce Tuesday, June 9, 7 p.m., Stonecrest Library, 3123 Klondike Road, Lithoni, hosted by the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Stone-Mountain Lithonia Chapter Wednesday, June 10, 8:30 a.m., Fairfield Inn and Suites Hotel-Stonecrest, 7850 Stonecrest Square, Lithonia, hosted the Stonecrest Business Alliance.

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  8. Government and PoliticsRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | On Common Ground News

    ... Jones used to train to sing songs and pay tribute to her life. Jones graduated from Southwest DeKalb High School in Lithonia in 2014. She was the captain of Southwest DeKalb's varsity gymnastics team and was named the "Most Valuable Player" her ...

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  9. Johnson talks nutrition at day campRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Cross Roads News

    ... is not passed. U.S. Rep. Hank Johnson spoke with summer campers on July 20 at the Redan Recreation Center in Lithonia and saw firsthand the benefits of the federally funded nutrition program to combat childhood hunger. Johnson interacted with ...

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  10. Jobs Bus' stops in Decatur, LithoniaRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | Cross Roads News

    DeKalb's Mobile Career Center will make stops next week in Decatur and Lithonia for job seekers who need assistance as well as employers. The center includes 13 computer stations and high-speed satellite Internet connection.

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  11. Jul 24, 2015, 6 a.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Cross Roads News

    Thompson, who rose from a physical education teacher at the black-only Bruce Street School in Lithonia to assistant area superintendent and district associate superintendent, died July 12 in Southfield, Mich., after an extended illness. DeKalb School Board Chairman Melvin Johnson, who was mentored by Thompson at the district, called him a giant in race relations.

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  12. Lary going after Senate District 43 seatRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | Cross Roads News

    ... he will resign on July 31. It was unclear at press time Thursday when the special election will be held. Lary, a Lithonia resident, says he wants to help businesses and usher in a new city in the district. He is undaunted by the fact only 45,000 of ...

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  13. Associate judges for new Traffic Division of ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Cross Roads News

    The associate judges for the new DeKalb State Court Traffic Division are state Sen. Ron Ramsey, Brian K. Ross, Kiesha Storey and Shondeana Crews Morris. Ross, a senior assistant district attorney with the Clayton Judicial Circuit, is a Lithonia resident and the husband of U.S. District Court Judge Eleanor Ross.

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

    May 19, 2015 | 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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  15. School District offers support after teacher was killed in tragic murder suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | MyFoxAtlanta

    ... player Buster Barnett. Clayton County police say she was abducted by the ex-NFL players mistress, Lisa Brown of Lithonia on Wednesday. The women were spotted in an SUV near the Georgia-Alabama state line a day later and after a police chase, ...

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  16. Yolanda Michelle AlexisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | The Edgefield Advertiser

    ... held Monday at 11:00 am at the Kingdom Builders Ministries. Interment will be in the Hillandale Memorial Park in Lithonia, Ga. She is survived by her husband: Troy Alexis, children, Amani Alexis, Ahmad Alexis and Dante Alexis all of Conyers, GA; her ...

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  17. Ex-NFL player mistress: Wife shot dead by suicidal mistress of Bills' ex-playerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Examiner.com

    ... then herself. Brown had been having an affair with Buster Barnett for several years, police report. Brown, from Lithonia, Ga. had run-ins with police before. Gandee said she was on probation for kidnapping her child out of the state of Texas. She ...

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  18. We WorshipRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2015 | On Common Ground News

    The National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Stone-Mountain Lithonia Chapter, will host a District 5 Candidates Forum tonight, June 9, 7 Stonecrest Library, 3123 Klondike Road, Lithonia. Early Voting , which is held at the Registrations & Elections office at 4380 Memorial Drive, Suite 300, Decatur, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, ends this Friday, June 12 .

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  19. NFL player Buster Barnett's mistress kills both wife, herself in murder-suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | Examiner.com

    ... and four year, her car was being paid by Barnett, and was in his name, Barnett was also paying for Brown's home in Lithonia. Watson-Fraser noted, "He said he was trying to help her out." Both women were teachers . Barnett taught at McNair Middle ...

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  20. Ex-NFL Player's Mistress Kidnaps and Kills His Wife in Murder-Suicide: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | People

    The mistress of a former NFL player allegedly kidnapped and killed his wife and then herself, following pursuit from authorities, Georgia police said Friday. Clayton County police allege that Lisa Brown, of Lithonia, Georgia, kidnapped Sandra Barnett, of Ellenwood, Georgia, from her home Wednesday, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution .

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