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  1. DeKalb County Board approves jail expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Daily Chronicle

    SYCAMORE – The DeKalb County Board has approved a $35 million borrowing plan to finance expansion and renovations at the county jail. County officials plan to sell bonds no earlier than September, but most likely in November or December.

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  2. New superintendent takes officeRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Cross Roads News

    Green, who was sworn in by Superior Court Judge Gregory Adams in his courtroom at the DeKalb County Courthouse, said his arrival "begins a new chapter" in the district, Georgia's third-largest district with 100,000 students. Green said he is thrilled to begin his work with DeKalb Schools and that he will immediately concentrate on his No.

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  3. Judge again denies motion to suppress statements in stabbing caseRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Daily Chronicle

    Attorney Loren Blumenfeld stands beside his client Nicholle Martinez, a Sycamore woman accused of trying to fatally stab her estranged husband's girlfriend in an apartment complex parking lot, as he asks Judge Robbin Stuckert to reduce bond during a hearing Tuesday at the DeKalb County Courthouse. SYCAMORE – A judge again ruled that DeKalb Police acted appropriately when they questioned a Sycamore woman accused of attacking and trying to kill her estranged husband's girlfriend in September 2014.

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  4. Prosecutors, defense mull options after conviction reversed for Hemy NeumanRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Athens Banner-Herald

    In this March 15, 2012 file photo, Hemy Neuman is escorted by DeKalb County Deputies after his sentencing during the his trial in the DeKalb County Courthouse, in Decatur, Ga. The Georgia Supreme Court has reversed the conviction of Neuman, who was involved in a love triangle that led to a killing outside an Atlanta-area preschool.

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  5. Prosecutors, defense mull options after conviction reversedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | The York Daily Record

    In this March 15, 2012 file photo, Hemy Neuman is escorted by DeKalb County Deputies after his sentencing during the his trial in the DeKalb County Courthouse, in Decatur, Ga. The Georgia Supreme Court has reversed the conviction of Neuman, who was involved in a love triangle that led to a killing outside an Atlanta-area preschool.

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  6. State high court reverses conviction in day care shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Erie Times News

    In this March 15, 2012 file photo, Hemy Neuman is escorted by DeKalb County Deputies after his sentencing during the his trial in the DeKalb County Courthouse, in Decatur, Ga. The Georgia Supreme Court has reversed the conviction of Neuman, who was involved in a love triangle that led to a killing outside an Atlanta-area preschool.

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  7. $32 million DeKalb County Jail expansion plan moves forwardRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | Daily Chronicle

    DeKalb County Sheriff Deputy Sarah Floyel pats down an inmate May 18 outside of the women's cell block of the DeKalb County Jail before transporting her. DeKalb County Sheriff's Lt.

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  8. Crowds gather for officer appreciation dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | WTVM

    ... "We want the community and police to come together." Back in February, protesters set up tents outside of the DeKalb County Courthouse because they were concerned about an officer involved shooting involving Kevin Davis who lived in DeKalb County. ...

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  9. Sycamore may revisit male sober house voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Daily Chronicle

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore City Council could vote today to reconsider its decision to deny a special use permit for a county-run, all-male sober living house. On Wednesday, DeKalb County Board members voted to ask City Council members to reconsider their vote against granting a special use permit to allow the county to operate the group home in a house at 491 E. State St. The facility would house male alcoholics and drug addicts who are working to rehabilitate themselves through the county's Drug and DUI Court program.

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  10. Sycamore City Council could revisit sober house voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Daily Chronicle

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore City Council could vote Monday to reconsider its decision to deny a special use permit for a county-run, all-male sober living house. On Wednesday, DeKalb County Board members voted to ask city council members to reconsider their vote against granting a special-use permit to allow the county to operate the group home in a house at 491 E. State St. The facility would house male alcoholics and drug addicts who are working to rehabilitate themselves through the county's Drug and DUI Court program.

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  11. Sycamore council denies permitRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2015 | Daily Chronicle

    ON Monday, the Sycamore City Council voted to deny DeKalb County's request for a special-use permit to operate a sober living home in this house at 491 E. State St. Sycamore. SYCAMORE – The Sycamore City Council on Monday denied the county's request for a special use permit to turn a residential property into an all-male sober living house and removing it from the city's tax roll, sending the county back to the drawing board.

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  12. Dekalb Sheriff's Office Invites Public Comment During Law Enforcement Reaccreditation ProcessRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Patch.com

    The public is invited to participate in a review of the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office for reaccreditation by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. . DKSO will undergo a comprehensive on-site review of its Field, Court and Administrative Services divisions March 23-26, 2015.

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  13. Ride with the Wind for Special OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Kansas Cyclist

    Ride with the Wind for Special Olympics is an annual event that tours the Windmills of Northwestern Missouri on a 55-mile ride through the rolling hills of beautiful Dekalb County, Missouri. The ride benefits Special Olympics Missouri, which promotes acceptance and inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities through sports.

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  14. DeKalb Police calls in GBI on Kevin Davis caseRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2015 | On Common Ground News

    ... begin at 5 p.m. at Kevin Davis' former home in Decatur, where he was shot, and culminating in a rally at the DeKalb County Courthouse at 6:30 p.m. "While I'm relieved and thankful that Chief Alexander has had a change of heart, we are not finished ...

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  15. Sycamore's Stutz: Vintage fire truck ready for next step in restorationRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | De Kalb Midweek

    The 1923 Stutz fire engine is seen here with members from the Sycamore Fire Department in a photo from 1926 in front of the DeKalb County Courthouse looking west on State Street. Former Sycamore firefighters George Holland, Jerry Taylor and Jack Spartz stand in front of the 1923 Stutz fire engine in Sycamore on Sept.

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  16. What to Do While School Is Out for HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... DeKalb History Center Museum . They are currently offering three exhibits on the main floor of the historic DeKalb County Courthouse. All exhibits are open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Galleries and offices will be closed Dec. 24, ...

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  17. Vigil in Sycamore honors cancer fightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Daily Chronicle

    Monica Synett - msynett@shawmedia.com Dylan Foord, 15, of Sycamore, places a luminaria for his Aunt Judy in front of the DeKalb County Courthouse during a luminaria vigil hosted by Relay for Life DeKalb County in Sycamore on Thursday, December 11, 2014. SYCAMORE – DeKalb County Relay for Life hosted its third annual luminaria vigil Thursday at the DeKalb County Courthouse in Sycamore to remember those who have battled cancer.

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  18. Luminaria vigil remembers those struggling with cancerRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2014 | De Kalb Midweek

    ... fighting cancer or have lost their battle doesn't stop either. For the third year in a row, Relay For Life of DeKalb County will hold a remembrance vigil for the holiday season. The holidays can be a difficult time for people who have lost a loved ...

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  19. DeKalb Magistrate Court's Criminal division temporarily relocatingRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2014 | On Common Ground News

    Effective Dec. 8, the Criminal Division of the Magistrate Court of DeKalb County will be temporarily relocating from its current location on Camp Circle in Decatur, to the DeKalb County Courthouse, 4th floor, Judicial Tower, 556 North McDonough Street, Decatur. The Camp Circle location will be closed during renovations, which are expected to last six months.

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  20. Sycamore man found not guilty of sex abuse chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Daily Chronicle

    SYCAMORE – Larry Phillips walked out of DeKalb County Courthouse a free man for the first time in more than a year after jurors acquitted him Tuesday of sexual abuse. Phillips, 52, previously of the 300 block of Grant Street in Sycamore, had been accused of fondling an older woman who lived in the same apartment complex on March 5, 2013.

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