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ajc.com
At Issue:Should Muslims be allowed to build a mosque in Newton...A controversy of the type that previously riled Lilburn and Kennesaw has arisen
At Issue:Should Muslims be allowed to build a mosque in Newton...
ajc.com / Posted an hour ago
A controversy of the type that previously riled Lilburn and Kennesaw has arisen in Newton County: A Muslim group has bought land there. When word recently got out that the Al Maad Al Islami mosque had acquired 135 acres on Ga. 162 and gotten a... Read more
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ajc.com
DeKalb County Schools hold meetings on E-SPLOST project listThe DeKalb County School District is getting closer to pitching a list of E-SPL
DeKalb County Schools hold meetings on E-SPLOST project list
ajc.com / Posted 2 days ago
The DeKalb County School District is getting closer to pitching a list of E-SPLOST projects to its school board, after the third step of community engagement asked for feedback on a preliminary list. Parents, teachers and residents got three options... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Carol Fitzgeraldto Lucien and Dian (Gorgas) Fitzgerald. She married Douglas Becknell on July 10
Carol Fitzgerald
SaukValley.com / Posted 3 days ago
to Lucien and Dian (Gorgas) Fitzgerald. She married Douglas Becknell on July 10, 1971. She was a graduate of Sterling High School and Northern Illinois University and earned a master’s degree from Illinois State University. Ms. Fitzgerald was... Read more
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ajc.com
DeKalb might feel echoes of Emory annexationWord that Emory University wants to join up with Atlanta came out of nowhere la
DeKalb might feel echoes of Emory annexation
ajc.com / Posted 4 days ago
Word that Emory University wants to join up with Atlanta came out of nowhere last week and brought together a room full of DeKalb County neighborhood leaders trying to figure out what the heck was going on. The term “cascade” came up more than once... Read more
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ajc.com
School superintendents mostly quiet about state takeover...The fight against the governor’s Opportunity School District is missing some no
School superintendents mostly quiet about state takeover...
ajc.com / Posted 5 days ago
The fight against the governor’s Opportunity School District is missing some notable warriors: local school superintendents. Some school boards are taking a stand, but there’s not a stampede of outraged superintendents to Nathan Deal’s door. Rather... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Emory University to pursue annexation to Atlantathe process to annex its campus into the City of Atlanta. Annexation of Emory
Emory University to pursue annexation to Atlanta
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 5 days ago
the process to annex its campus into the City of Atlanta. Annexation of Emory into the City of Atlanta will not affect school districts, since neighboring communities like Druid Hills will still be self-determining regarding... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Freeport School District grads return as teachers, offer unique perspectives Posted Aug. 21, 2016 at 8:00 AM Posted Aug. 21, 2016 at 8:00 AM FREEPORT —
Freeport School District grads return as teachers, offer unique perspectives
The Journal-Standard / Posted 7 days ago
Posted Aug. 21, 2016 at 8:00 AM Posted Aug. 21, 2016 at 8:00 AM FREEPORT — For Lindsay Ellinor, a calling to teach led to a desire to be in a school she once attended.The... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
MS Insurance Commissioner stressed the importance of reviewing flood insuranceMid-South dentists among 6 people killed in plane crash A small plane headed t
MS Insurance Commissioner stressed the importance of reviewing flood insurance
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 12 days ago
Mid-South dentists among 6 people killed in plane crash A small plane headed to Oxford, Mississippi crashed in Tuscaloosa County, killing six people, according to Northport Fire Chief Bart Marshal. A small plane headed to Oxford, Mississippi... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Developer plans to build 48-unit senior housing project in Sycamorebe a “slight upgrade” from Somerset Farms, said Steve Nelson, a member of the S
Developer plans to build 48-unit senior housing project in Sycamore
Daily Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
be a “slight upgrade” from Somerset Farms, said Steve Nelson, a member of the Sycamore Plan Commission and the Sycamore School District 427 board. All would have basements, Nelson said. The Plan Commission gave the proposal positive feedback,... Read more
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ajc.com
At Issue: Piedmont Fayette, United Healthcare stalemate continuesOn July 1, thousands of United Healthcare subscribers in Fayette County and nea
At Issue: Piedmont Fayette, United Healthcare stalemate continues
ajc.com / Posted 15 days ago
On July 1, thousands of United Healthcare subscribers in Fayette County and nearby areas lost medical insurance coverage with more than 1,400 physicians who are part of the Piedmont Clinic system, as well as with Piedmont Fayette, Piedmont Henry and... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Help Genoa-Kingston United Wayis a nonprofit organization serving the citizens of the Genoa and Kingston comm
Help Genoa-Kingston United Way
Daily Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
is a nonprofit organization serving the citizens of the Genoa and Kingston communities, and we consist of eight volunteer board members who work hard to utilize your donation dollar to its maximum capability. Now that school is about to start,... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Developer plans to build 48-unit senior housing project in Sycamorebe a "slight upgrade" from Somerset Farms, said Steve Nelson, a member of the S
Developer plans to build 48-unit senior housing project in Sycamore
Daily Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
be a "slight upgrade" from Somerset Farms, said Steve Nelson, a member of the Sycamore Plan Commission and the Sycamore School District 427 board. All would have basements, Nelson said. The Plan Commission gave the proposal positive feedback,... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
School taxes are driving people out of DeKalbof houses for sale everywhere in our community. I was struck by the connection
School taxes are driving people out of DeKalb
Daily Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
of houses for sale everywhere in our community. I was struck by the connection between those two signs. I wonder if we DeKalb residents only have two choices: to continue to have our taxes increased in order to support the teachers union or to... Read more
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ajc.com
At Issue: Should the first day for metro Atlanta schools be...Students in the Cobb County School District began their classes Monday and Mari
At Issue: Should the first day for metro Atlanta schools be...
ajc.com / Posted 22 days ago
Students in the Cobb County School District began their classes Monday and Marietta City Schools students began Wednesday. Though not starting after Labor Day the way schools used to be, a few school districts are waiting until Monday to open:... Read more
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Daily Herald
West Aurora-brand credit card? Not so fast, school board saysthe district's cherished Blackhawk logo. Four of them had enough questions Mon
West Aurora-brand credit card? Not so fast, school board says
Daily Herald / Posted 26 days ago
the district's cherished Blackhawk logo. Four of them had enough questions Monday night about the contract with the Kane County Teachers Credit Union to postpone a vote on it. The school district would receive an amount equivalent to .25 percent... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Boy who suffered heat stroke at football practice diesreturned to the Highland Ridge Apartments Thursday, where they say a man pointe
Boy who suffered heat stroke at football practice dies
WSMV Nashville / Posted 29 days ago
returned to the Highland Ridge Apartments Thursday, where they say a man pointed a gun at them the previous day. Billboards honoring officers go up across GeorgiaBillboards honoring officers go up across Georgia Billboards supporting... Read more
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ajc.com
What you need to know for DeKalb County Schools first dayDeKalb County schools start Monday, Aug. 8. Here’s more information to help fa
What you need to know for DeKalb County Schools first day
ajc.com / Posted 29 days ago
DeKalb County schools start Monday, Aug. 8. Here’s more information to help families navigate the DeKalb County School District: Dunwoody High School, one of more than 138 schools in the DeKalb County School District. (FILE PHOTO) Superintendent:... Read more
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WALB Albany
Teen shot in stomach at back-to-school party Source: DeKalb County Police Facebook page A young girl is recovering after
Teen shot in stomach at back-to-school party
WALB Albany / Posted 30 days ago
Source: DeKalb County Police Facebook page A young girl is recovering after being shot in the stomach while attending a back-to-school party at a DeKalb County... Read more
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ajc.com
Seven stories that will change Georgia education this yearthe actions local leaders are taking. Here, in no particular order, are events
Seven stories that will change Georgia education this year
ajc.com / Posted 30 days ago
the actions local leaders are taking. Here, in no particular order, are events and leaders that will shape how much money schools will get, who could run them, and how children will be educated. 1. Who’s in control? There will be a vote Nov. 7... Read more

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