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DeKalb Schools officials said they're on high alert after a threat was received targeting five schools in the same area. A email sent to parents from Southwest ...
Here is the complete DeKalb County school graduation schedule for 2018 Atlanta Journal Constitution
DeKalb County high schools will host graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2018 at the Georgia World Congress Center in downtown Atlanta.
VIDEO: 3-star RB Jamel Starks flips his way into end zone USA TODAY High School Sports
Jamel Starks, the three-star running back for Southwest Dekalb High, used an attempted tackle to vault his way in for a critical TD.
DeKalb solicitor-general announces Dancing with the DeKalb Stars lineup Decaturish.com
DeKalb County Solicitor-General Donna Coleman-Stribling has announced this year's “Dancing with the DeKalb Stars” fundraiser participants, including notable ...
Southwest DeKalb finds strength on the gridiron after sudden death of head coach 11alive.com
DECATUR, Ga. -- Michael Tanks Sr.'s presence loomed larger than life. The husband, father of three, former Florida State University All-American and head ...
Uniforms mandatory at Southwest DeKalb High Atlanta Journal Constitution
Following the trend of many schools, Southwest DeKalb High School will require students to wear uniforms with the school logo when school begins in August ...
What it takes: DeKalb valedictorians share secrets to success Atlanta Journal Constitution
Now that high school seniors are graduating, the class of 2018 is ready for college. Some are headed to Harvard, MIT and other prestigious institutions out of ...
Newly opened Supreme Burger in Decatur aims to satisfy community MDJOnline.com
A new restaurant serving unique, gourmet burgers plus chicken wings, fried fish and more recently opened in Decatur.
Surprise! Georgia State gives full scholarships to 14 Southwest DeKalb High students Atlanta Journal Constitution
Fourteen Southwest DeKalb High School seniors walked into a room Wednesday with representatives from State Farm and Georgia State University. They had ...
DeKalb SAT scores improve by nearly 20 points Atlanta Journal Constitution
DeKalb County schools improved their overall SAT score by 18 points, officials said.
Autopsy inconclusive in death of Southwest DeKalb High graduate Atlanta Journal Constitution
An autopsy performed Wednesday on the body of a University of Oregon gymnast Lauren Jones failed to determine what killed the 2014 Southwest DeKalb High ...
SW DeKalb student dies 2 days after mother allegedly shot him Atlanta Journal Constitution
He was trying to break up a fight between adults and teenagers when several shots were fired. Pierre Tilson, 15, was hit in the head. When College Park officers ...
Police: High school student gunned down in front of home FOX 5 Atlanta
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - A high school student was gunned down in front of his DeKalb County home, according to police. Officers said Keschon Kerns' family ...
Participants in second annual Dancing with the DeKalb Stars announced Atlanta Journal Constitution
DeKalb County Solicitor-General Donna Coleman-Stribling unveiled this year's “DeKalb Stars,” participating in the second annual Dancing with the DeKalb ...
Actually, 800 teachers left DeKalb Schools last year Atlanta Journal Constitution
District officials did not disclose more than 100 teachers who left the district in monthly reports.
DeKalb Schools high school valedictorians, salutatorians recognized Atlanta Journal Constitution
The DeKalb County School District has announced its valedictorians and salutatorians for the class of 2017. High School graduation dates and locations were ...
Lack of parental participation in south DeKalb schools of top concern for residents MDJOnline.com
In an auditorium designed for at least a thousand, a little under 20 individuals gathered to share their thoughts on education in a portion of south DeKalb.
DeKalb County Schools begins graduations May 19 Atlanta Journal Constitution
DeKalb County School District officials released the graduation schedule for the 2015-2016 school year, with ceremonies having begun Friday and running ...
3 DeKalb County high schools recognized as nation’s best by U.S. News & World Report Atlanta Journal Constitution
DeKalb School of the Arts ranks as the top high school in metro Atlanta, U.S. News & World Report announced Tuesday in its annual list of best high schools in ...
Daisa Alexander signs with Auburn women's basketball Auburn Tigers Official Athletic Site
April 14, 2016 Daisa Alexander helped Southwest DeKalb to the 2016 AAAAA Georgia state title last month. (Photo courtesy DeKalb County School ...
DeKalb Schools announces high school graduations Atlanta Journal Constitution
DeKalb County School District has announced its 2017 high school graduation dates and locations.
Custodian found dead inside DeKalb school; no signs of foul play Atlanta Journal Constitution
A night custodian was found dead inside Martin Luther King Jr. High School in DeKalb County Thursday morning, a district spokesman said.
Five high school athletes to represent Georgia in MLB’s Softball Breakthrough Series Atlanta Journal Constitution
Major League Baseball's second annual Softball Breakthrough Series will begin in less than two weeks and five Georgia high school softball players are ...
Stadium renamed for William Buck Godfrey Champion
As former Southwest DeKalb High School football coach William 'Buck' Godfrey walked on the field at the former Panthersville Stadium, a number of emotions ...
U.S. News: Best high schools in metro Atlanta Atlanta Journal Constitution
More than 30 Atlanta area high schools are among the top high schools in the country, according to U.S. News & World Report's 2017 Best High Schools list.
DeKalb students surprised with full scholarships to Georgia State | WSB-TV WSB Atlanta
The students will receive full-ride scholarships to attend two-year programs at Georgia State University's Decatur campus.
12 DeKalb high schools recognized for advanced placement programs Atlanta Journal Constitution
Just over half DeKalb County's high schools received advanced placement honors from the state Department of Education, officials announced Thursday.
Paine welcomes big class during Fall Convocation as it seeks second accreditation The Augusta Chronicle
Paine College President Jerry Hardee said the school is looking at a second accreditation as it works back from financial trouble and welcomed a number of ...
Atlanta couple among parents fighting to end college hazing practices Atlanta Journal Constitution
Robert and Pam Champion will appear on NBC's Dateline news show with parents of other deceased college hazing victims.
Holiday Hero: William “Buck” Godfrey Atlanta Journal Constitution
When William “Buck” Godfrey was growing up in Charleston, S.C., he was chosen to join a select group of African-American boys for a Little League Baseball ...
DeKalb cops want to drink coffee with you at this event in Lithonia Atlanta Journal Constitution
DeKalb County police are inviting residents for a cup of coffee and conversation next week in Lithonia.
Saved by the Stick: Lacrosse Success Stories Form Common Bond in Decatur, Ga. US Lacrosse Magazine
usman Sy slipped on his white Cascade helmet, grabbed his blue STX lacrosse stick and made his way to Ebster Park, one of the only fields in Decatur, Ga., ...
2018 40 Under 40: Clarence Bethea, Upsie Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal
Entrepreneurship thrives when opportunity, tenacity and innovation blend together, and that combination happens to describe Clarence Bethea, as well.
30,000 in Atlanta march, hear emotional pleas on gun violence Atlanta Journal Constitution
Students, parents and others will gather to march in downtown Atlanta in the March for Our Lives in support of the Parkland shooting victims.
Body Found Inside Georgia High School Abccolumbia.com
DeKalb County, Ga. – DeKalb County authorities confirm to Channel 2 Action News that a body has been found inside Martin Luther King, Jr. High School.
Ex-DeKalb football standout fatally shot at Savannah State Atlanta Journal Constitution
Who was Christopher Starks?No one would've complained if Ray Starks had taken the night off from helping coach the Miller Grove High School football team.
DeKalb County opening playground at Bouldercrest Park Atlanta Journal Constitution
DeKalb County Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs and the Cedar Grove Community Association will hold an official opening and ribbon ...
Kansas stop cemented LB's belief in Bielema WholeHogSports
Richardson linebacker Gabe Richardson (21) closes in on Iowa Western quarterback AJ Bush during a game Saturday, Sept. 3, 2016, in Hutchinson, Kan.
Meter reader honors mother's sacrifices, retirement by giving to 21 Catholic schools Georgia Bulletin
ATLANTA—Jeannie Byrd was a single mother of two young sons when she moved to Georgia 40 years ago. Byrd worked in the field of social work and was ...
DeKalb school administrator resigns after admitting he copied other people’s work Atlanta Journal Constitution
A DeKalb County school administrator who copied other people's work in a report for which he was paid taxpayer money resigned nearly two weeks after ...
DeKalb school redistricting plans to be in place by late January Atlanta Journal Constitution
The last time the DeKalb County School District tried to change student attendance boundaries, the process bogged down into a yearlong battle with rowdy ...
Why 3 saxophonists are uniting for Mother’s Day concert Atlanta Journal Constitution
Saxophonists Ryan Kilgore, Antonio Allen, Trey Daniels unite for Mother's Day 2017 'Saxy' concert in metro Atlanta.
South Gwinnett names Steve Davenport new head football coach Gwinnett Prep Sports
South Gwinnett has selected Steve Davenport as its next head football coach.
Wrong-house shooting in DeKalb: ‘Why did they shoot me? My dog?’ Atlanta Journal Constitution
Returning home from her Monday evening walk, Tama Colson rounded the corner into her subdivision and saw DeKalb County police cars.
Georgia's DeKalb County Police Department Chooses BodyWorn™ As its Exclusive Body Camera Solution PR Newswire
ATLANTA, July 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Utility announced that Georgia's DeKalb County Board of Commissioners has approved the purchase of 600 ...
Willie “Bill” Bussey, 77: Former Eastern pilot wished to fly as a child Atlanta Journal Constitution
When Willie Bussey was 16, like most teens he was excited about getting his license. But unlike most teens, Bussey wanted a license to fly more than he wanted ...
Donation from NBA Hall-of-Famer helps keep local nonprofit in the game MDJOnline.com
A recent donation of $10000 from Shaquille O'Neal was a sign from God to keep going according to the founder of nonprofit Sporty Girls, Inc., Rashan Ali.
Princeton Sprinters Have Diverse Interests but One Goal New York Times
An aspiring geologist, a hip-hop dancer, a crooner and a trombonist ran the 4x400-meter relay in 3:07.57, an Ivy League record, but are aiming higher.
Atlanta Business Owner and Author Chosen as a Recipient of the Porsche Driving Force Award PR Newswire
ATLANTA, Dec. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The development of world-class talent in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) is critical to global ...
Waltar Bright to enter Allen University Hall Of Fame Lehighvalleylive.com
Waltar Bright's football career started with a hall-of-fame caliber team and will end up with him being inducted into his college's hall of fame. The 71-year old ...
1985 signing class helped change FSU football history Tallahassee.com
It was 30 years ago this month when Florida State's 1985 signing class practiced for the first time in garnet and gold. The class helped reshape FSU's football ...
Miss USA 2014 Contestants Pictures: Meet 51 Women Competing For Crown, Spot In Miss Universe Beauty Pageant [PHOTOS] Latin Times
This weekend 51 of the most beautiful women will compete to be crowned Miss USA 2014, live from Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Meet them here and tell us who ...
Who is Bishop Eddie Long? Atlanta Journal Constitution
Eddie Long, bishop of Atlanta's New Missionary Baptist Church, died early Sunday morning after a lengthy fight with an aggressive form of cancer. His death was ...
Photos: Bishop Eddie Long through the years | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic WSB Radio
Photos of the career of Bishop Eddie Long, who died Jan. 15, 2017, after a battle with cancer. He was 63.
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