Category: Local News

May 16, 2022

  DEKALB COUNTY, GA–DeKalb Voter Registration and Elections (DeKalb VRE) is reminding voters who plan to cast ballots on May 24 to double check their voting precincts. Approximately 56,500 voters in DeKalb will be impacted by recent redistricting efforts that have changed their Election Day voting precincts. Those impacted voters will receive an official correspondence […]

May 16, 2022

  DEKALB COUNTY, GA– In a continuation of its “Eyes in the Sky” operation, the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office has arrested four persons, including two individuals already in custody on charges of attempting to provide contraband to DeKalb County Jail inmates. “Drive-up and you’re getting locked up,” said Chief Deputy Randy Akies. “They want to […]

May 16, 2022

    DEKALB COUNTY, GA– In observance of Memorial Day on Monday, May 30, garbage, recyclable materials and yard trimmings collection for residential customers will run one day late as follows: Monday, May 30 – Memorial Day observed. No sanitation collection service. Tuesday, May 31 – Residential customers whose regularly scheduled collection day is Monday, […]

May 16, 2022

  CONYERS, GA- Readers of all ages will dive into the ocean depths this summer as Conyers-Rockdale (Nancy Guinn Memorial Library presents “Oceans of Possibilities” during its 2022 Summer Reading Program. Registration for the “Oceans of Possibilities” Reading Challenge begins on Wednesday, June 1, 1-3 p.m., with a kick-off party in the Library’s Parking Lot. […]

May 14, 2022

    ATLANTA — The Atlanta City Council will consider legislation during Monday’s meeting on May 16 outlining increased oversight, accountability, resident participation, and a commitment to improved project delivery for the “Moving Atlanta Forward” infrastructure initiative (Legislative Reference No. 22-O-1369). The full Council meeting will be held in person at 1 p.m. in the Council Chamber […]

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