Dekalb County Newswire (Page 7)

Dekalb County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Dekalb County, GA. (Page 7)

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  1. Quilting classes among most popular at Lou Walker Senior CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | Cross Roads News

    ... admiring audience. It is a big day for the quilters of the Lou Walker Senior Center, retirees from throughout DeKalb County, who in some cases have spent years honing the dying art of stitching quilts in the center's weekly classes, run by tutors ...

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  2. Mattie's Call issued for missing Clayton County womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | WTVM

    A Mattie's Call has been issued for 39 year-old Tien Ly. She was last seen at her home on Amerson Lane in Ellenwood.

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  3. Fall Into the New Music Ventures We Here Now Music Group Has MadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 24 | PR.com

    Decatur, GA, September 24, 2017 -- -- On the heels of an amazing first quarter with not one but three music releases, We Here Now Music Group continues to make moves in the music industry to show they plan on being around for a long time. We Here Now Music Group has kicked off another component of their label that helps pastors and churches develop a full-service music industry engine, and introduces this element by entering a non-exclusive partnership with Dr. E. Dewey Smith and House of Hope Atlanta.

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  4. Man critical after being hit by MARTA trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | WTVM

    ... Station in the 6000 block of New Peachtree Road. The Memorial Drive corridor is one of the busiest areas in DeKalb County. And with so much to choose from in the area, it's hard to believe there are so few options when it comes to the essentials. ...

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  5. Georgia district extends school day to make up for lost timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 23 | WSB-TV

    ... school district is extending the school day to make up for time lost following Tropical Storm Irma. The DeKalb County School District says the day will be extended by 20 minutes every day beginning Oct. 2 until the end of the semester, Dec. 20. ...

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  6. Carolyn McMillanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 22 | Brunswick News

    Carolyn was born in 1929, in Macon, Ga., to Ralph Benjamin Shaw and Emma Talley Shaw. Carolyn was a wife, a mother, an artist, a poet, a preschool teacher, a preservationist, a cat lover and an avid conservationist.

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  7. 17-year-old charged with murder in the death of Decatur manRead the original story

    Friday Sep 22 | Cross Roads News

    DeKalb County Magistrate Judge Mary McCail Cash signed an Aug. 28 warrant for Gates arrest. The warrant states Livolsi, Gate's neighbor, was shot three times while burglarizing the 171 Eastwyck Circle apartment.

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  8. Healthcare provider steals $55,000 from Alzheimer's patient, sentenced to 3 years in prisonRead the original story

    Friday Sep 22 | Cross Roads News

    ... Fraud. She is also required to pay $55,407 in restitution, and prohibited from working with the elderly. DeKalb County Superior Judge Gail C. Flake proceeded over the case. In 2014 Abernathy was hired to assist Sue Walker, now 90-years-old, with ...

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  9. Congressmen push for consumer protectionRead the original story

    Friday Sep 22 | Cross Roads News

    Democrats, including Congressman Hank Johnson of DeKalb County, are demanding answers from the country's three main credit rating agencies about consumer protection laws, in the wake of an Equifax data breach that revealed the personal information of an estimated 143 million Americans. Johnson , representing Georgia's fourth congressional district, has written letters to Equifax, TransUnion and Experian, together with fellow U.S. representatives Don Beyer , David Cicilline and John Conyers .

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  10. Walmart wants to send people into your house to stock the fridge - even when you're not homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 22 | Star Tribune

    Locally grown corn for sale at a Wal-Mart Supercenter in Decatur, Ga., in an undated handout photo. The company's program to put more local food in its stores also seeks to improve the efficiency of the food chain to reduce waste.

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  11. Two Men Charged in Vehicle TheftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 22 | Statecollege.com

    Two men are facing felony and misdemeanor charges after they were reportedly found in a stolen car in State College. Keenan Lockhart, 20, and Ronald L. Porter, 24, both of Ellenwood, Ga., were arrested on Thursday after State College Police located them inside of a car that was registered in South Carolina and reported stolen in Georgia.

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  12. Man hit, killed in the middle of I-85 in DeKalbRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 22 | WSB-TV

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - A man sitting in the middle of I-85 North in DeKalb County was hit and killed early Friday, police said. We first told ...

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  13. Middle School Teacher Suspended For Using Kodak Black Lyrics On AssignmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 22 | Stereogum

    ... lyrics are just as explicit as you might expect. So it was not the best idea for a middle school teacher in DeKalb County, Georgia to print out Kodak's uncensored lyrics from his verse on A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie's " Drowning (Water) " on a homework ...

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  14. Career-Focused Couple Launches Newest Creative Colors International...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 22 | PRWeb

    We talked to a lot of CCI franchise owners and they also spoke so highly of the family environment and support they have received through the years from the CCI Corporate Team. As new owners coming into the system ourselves, that means so much to us.

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  15. Automotive Floor Mat Cleaning Machine Invented by InventHelp ClientRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 22 | PRWeb

    InventHelp, founded in 1984 in Pittsburgh, is attempting to submit this idea, the Footer, to applicable companies for their consideration. PITTSBURGH...An inventor from Stone Mountain, Ga., has developed the FOOTER, a special machine for washing, cleaning and drying a vehicle's floor mats.

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  16. DeKalb students scoring better on ACTRead the original story

    Friday Sep 22 | Cross Roads News

    The 2017 ACT results show DeKalb County student scores are improving but continue to fall short of state averages in five areas of competency. Approximately 2,502 DeKalb students were tested in English, Mathematic, Reading, Science, STEM and Writing during the spring semester earning a composite score of 19.8 while the students statewide scored 21.4. The highest score achievable is 36. National scores for each subject are: English 20.3, Math 20.7, Reading 21.4, Science 21.0 and Composite 21.0. The test is designed to show how well prepared high school students are for college-level work.

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  17. 300 protesters march on Decatur to demand removal of Confederate monumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | Cross Roads News

    ... Electric Ave at 6 p.m. for speeches from organizers and leaders of supporting organizations that included the DeKalb County, Atlanta and Beacon Hill chapters of the NAACP. They booed Attorney General Jeff Sessions when a speaker called him a "living ...

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  18. Lithonia hosting 8th annual Collard Greens Cultural FestivalRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2017 | Cross Roads News

    Calling all great Southern chefs and foodies - the eighth annual metro Atlanta Collard Greens Cultural Festival, complete with a collard greens cook-off, is taking place at the Lithonia City Park and Amphitheater on Saturday Sept. 23. The competition to cook the meanest greens in Georgia is a cornerstone of the free festival, which is all about promoting healthy eating and living, and the rich culture, history and traditions of African and African-American food and music.

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  19. Dog walker kills teenager attempting to rob him, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | WPXI

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - A teen is dead and another suspect is on the run after police in DeKalb County, Georgia, said they tried to rob a man ...

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  20. Dog walker kills teen attempting to rob him, police say A teen is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | WFTV Orlando

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - A teen is dead and another suspect is on the run after police in DeKalb County, Georgia, said they tried to rob a man ...

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