Category: DeKalb

September 17, 2021

  DECATUR, GA– The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office Fugitive Unit, working with the US Marshals Service, arrested Willie Frank Carter in Denver, Colorado on Sept. 15. According to the arrest warrant, Carter was wanted for the murder of Lamarcus Collins,42, of Lithonia, Georgia on Aug. 8, at a Ridge Way residence in Lithonia. The warrant […]

September 17, 2021

    DECATUR, GA—DeKalb County Commissioner Larry Johnson and Center Helping Obesity in Children End Successfully (C.H.O.I.C.E.S.) will host “Let’s Move DeKalb!” to help families sustain and get healthy and fit. The event will take place Saturday, Sept. 18, at 10 a.m. Normally, the annual event is held indoors, but due to the pandemic, the […]

September 17, 2021

    DECATUR, GA– DeKalb County Commissioner Lorraine Cochran-Johnson is allocating a total of $55,500 from her District 7 Reserve for Appropriation funds to assist two entities in the creation of their master site plans that will enhance the quality of life in DeKalb County. The appropriations were approved by the DeKalb County Board of […]

September 16, 2021

  DECATUR, GA – DeKalb County Tax Commissioner Irvin J. Johnson is reminding property owners of the upcoming Sept. 30 installment deadline. Payments can be made online at; additional payment methods include drop box, mail or by phone. Tax bills were sent mid-August by mail and by email to property owners who signed up for paperless billing. City […]

September 16, 2021

    DECATUR, GA- The DeKalb County Board of Commissioners will hold a Committee of the Whole, Special Called Meeting and Executive Session, Tuesday, Sept. 21, 9 a.m., in the Maloof Auditorium, 1300 Commerce Drive, Decatur. The tentative agenda follows: Committee of the Whole A.Committee Reports B.Update on Lifting the Disconnection Moratorium C.Review of the Proposed Executive […]

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