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  1. Stone Mountain prepares for 4th of July crowdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2015 | WTVM

    It's the Fantastic Fourth Celebration at Stone Mountain Park. The laser and fireworks show draws large crowds each year.

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  2. Helena Bicyclist Dies After Hit By TruckRead the original story

    May 20, 2015 | KFBB

    ... under evacuation. But one of those families say they wont leave their home, even though they were told to. STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. (AP) - An Atlanta-area teacher has been arrested after a parent complained he allowed middle school students to have sex ...

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  3. Mrs. Rheba Keller: ObituaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Fetch Your News

    ... and daughter-in-law, Brian and Lea Keller, and son, Derek Keller, all of Hiawassee; sister: Jeannine Nash, of Stone Mountain, Georgia; brother: David Bryant of Union City, Georgia; and Paul Bryant of Zephyrhills, Florida; grandchildren, Courtney ...

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  4. Georgia News RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | MDJonline.com

    ... guests and thank them making the airport part of their travel plans. Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. (AP) - DeKalb County police are investigating after a man was shot while walking with a woman and a child. WSB-TV reports ...

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  5. 'Gone With the Wind': The real Southern heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | Daily Kos

    Dr. Samuel Green, a Ku Klux Klan Grand Dragon, at Stone Mountain, Georgia on July 24, 1948, flanked by two children Southerners have got to realize that Margaret Mitchell was a writer of fiction. She did not chronicle the romance of the Lost Cause of the Confederacy .

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  6. ICYMI: Decatur Toddler Left in Hot CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... officer was approached by a concerned citizen inside the parking lot of the Crowe's Crossing Kroger in Stone Mountain who said that a child had been left inside a car. The officer got the description of the car, found the red Hyundai Elantra in the ...

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  7. Relax with Little Barn ApothecaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | Southern Living

    You won't have to worry about reading chemical names you've never heard of before with Little Barn Apothecary. Stationed in Stone Mountain, Georgia, creators Joshua and Brad founded Little Barn Apothecary with the understanding that plant based products could have a majorly positive effect on the body.

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  8. How the South Rewrote HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... reckoning. Civil War markers and various other monuments to white supremacists litter the South. Excepting Stone Mountain, Georgia, the most pompously defiant of these is located 75 miles northwest of Columbia in Abbeville, South Carolina. Walking ...

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  9. Confederate symbols -- heritage or hate?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | CNN

    ... down by ropes like the statue of Saddam in Iraq? Should the Confederate heroes be sandblasted off the face of Stone Mountain, in Georgia? Or are they an important reminder of our past, in all its glory and complexity? Of what made us who we are ...

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  10. Police: Man Shot in Head in Southern GwinnettRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Patch.com

    Police say a man suffered a gunshot wound to the head in a reported shooting Friday afternoon in south Gwinnett County. The man was taken to the hospital after the shooting that was reported at 702 Valley View Drive in unincorporated Stone Mountain, police said in an email sent around 1 p.m. Friday.

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  11. Fireworks displays are scheduled at Stone Mountain Park, Centennial...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Cross Roads News

    Fireworks displays are scheduled at Stone Mountain Park, Centennial Olympic Park, the city of Decatur, Lenox Square and other venues. America turns 239 on the Fourth of July, and DeKalb residents will join in the national celebration at parades, barbecues, fireworks and laser shows, and concerts around metro Atlanta.

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  12. Search under way for elderly manRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2015 | Cross Roads News

    Daily searches are under way in Stone Mountain for 83-year-old Thomas Walker Jr., who has dementia and diabetes. He was last seen at 601 Mountain Springs Drive wearing black jeans, a blue-and-white striped T-shirt, black socks and no shoes.

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  13. HISD board president backs changing Confederate-related names of 6 schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Chron

    As the outcry against Confederate imagery grows across the country, some in Houston have turned their attention to schools that are named after Southern Civil War figures, including the three men who have been carved into the rock in Stone Mountain, Ga. State Senator Rodney Ellis compiled demographic statistics on some of those schools for column in the Houston Chronicle .

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  14. Police Look for MARTA Sexual Assault SuspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Patch.com

    MARTA police are investigating a report of a sexual assault which occurred outside a station in DeKalb County two weeks ago. A woman was walking from the Indian Creek Station in Stone Mountain along Elder Lane at night when a man grabbed her, threw her into a wooded area, and assaulted her, a police report obtained by WSB-TV claims.

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  15. Stonewall Hack, SonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | New Urban Legends

    In the tragedy's immediate aftermath, many businesses and local jurisdictions removed or stopped selling Confederate flags, as political and social issues regarding that symbol once again became heated and high-profile. A number of rumors about additional actions involving the Confederate flag began to circulate, among them a claim that a petition sought to remove the historic Confederate Memorial Carving from Stone Mountain Park, Georgia.

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  16. The Confederacy's legacy: Should any of it stand?Read the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | GantDaily.com

    ... in Richmond, with its grand statues of General Lee, Stonewall Jackson, Jeb Stuart and others? What about Stone Mountain, Georgia's monolithic portraits of Lee, Jackson and Jefferson Davis? What about the scores of statues of Confederate soldiers in ...

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  17. Decatur Woman Allegedly Left Child in Hot CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... officer was approached by a concerned citizen inside the parking lot of the Crowe's Crossing Kroger in Stone Mountain who said that a child had been left inside a car. The officer got the description of the car, found the red Hyundai Elantra in the ...

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  18. Some examples of Confederate tributes around the SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    In this May 19, 2011 photo, a giant carving commemorating the military and political leaders of the Confederacy is lit up by lights on Stone Mountain, Ga. Calls to remove Confederate imagery from public places multiplied rapidly across the South and beyond Tuesday, June 23, 2015, in the wake of the mass shooting at a historic black church in Charleston, S.C. ATLANTA - Tributes to the Confederacy and the Jim Crow era that have existed still abound in the Deep South and beyond more than a century after the end of the Civil War.

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  19. Georgia News RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | MDJonline.com

    ... August for a domestic dispute and officers shocked Wicks with a stun gun after he pointed a handgun at them. STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. (AP) - Authorities have arrested a woman in the Stone Mountain area after police say she left a child inside a hot car. ...

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  20. Avondale Estates sees more businesses opening downtownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... classes and camps consist of not only Avondale Estates residents, but also visitors from Tucker, Clarkston, Stone Mountain and other parts of DeKalb County. Similarly, Dominique Patrick, head chef at the Market in Avondale said they decided to set ...

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