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Sean Garvey
March 24, 2018 - 5:44 pm
It's time to get your kids into the Easter holiday spirit! Transforming Faith Church will have it's Easter Egg Helicopter Drop on Saturday, March 31st. Children between the ages of 2-11 will experience an amazing version of the Easter Egg Hunt. A large amount of 10,000 plastic bags, filled with...
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Lericia Harris
March 23, 2018 - 8:42 pm
The clock is ticking down for Atlanta to host Super Bowl LIII and members of the host committee are inviting small minority-owned businesses to match with contractors for the big game. The Atlanta Super Bowl Host Committee and the National Football League have teamed together to create a new...
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March 23, 2018 - 6:37 pm
Former Georgia Governor and U.S. Senator Zell Miller died today at the age of 86 after being treated for Parkinson's disease. Zell Bryan Miller was born on Feb. 24, 1932, and served as Lieutenant Governor from 1975 to 1991 which is the longest serving Lieutenant Governor in Georgia history. He also...
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Erica Brown
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Maria Boynton
March 23, 2018 - 4:50 pm
Erica Brown says it is extremely necessary that "our children's voices not get left out of the national conversation around gun violence." With the National Black Brown Gun Violence Prevention Consortium, Brown is in Atlanta for the Urban Gun Violence Town Hall was held Thursday evening at Ebenezer...
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Photos Courtesy of Anthony Randolph
Maria Boynton
March 23, 2018 - 3:29 pm
It's been 2 days since Shanita Byrd saw her 12 year old son Anthony Randolph III. The Redan Middle School 7th grader vanished Wednesday. Witnesses say he walked away from a school bus at Martins Crossing Road and Colfax Court in Stone Mountain. When last seen, Randolph was wearing blue jeans, a...
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Lericia Harris
March 23, 2018 - 3:12 pm
For more than 15 years, City of Refuge has called the heart of Atlanta its home with its campus sitting on Joseph E. Boone Blvd NW. This Saturday – March 24 – the Atlanta based non-profit invites the community to experience a race like no other that takes runners directly through the streets where...
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Maria Boynton
March 22, 2018 - 3:26 pm
Paying bills and accessing court-related information became problematic around midday Thursday, when the City of Atlanta started having problems with its computer system. City spokesperson Anne Torres said in a statement, "our Atlanta Information Management team is working diligently with support...
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Photo credit: Jean Ross Entercom Radio Atlanta
March 21, 2018 - 7:13 pm
The blockbuster movie “Black Panther” depicts a fictional futuristic country in Africa called Wakanda. But fans might be surprised to learn that many location shoots for the film were done in Georgia. Here’s a list from Georgia Tourism of destinations in Atlanta and elsewhere in the state that were...
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March 21, 2018 - 6:29 pm
The City of South Fulton City approved the decriminalization of marijuana. Anyone caught with possession of less than one ounce would pay a citation of 150-dollars, rather than going to jail. South Fulton City Councilman Mark Baker introduced the ordinance earlier this month and was glad that it...
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Maria Boynton
March 21, 2018 - 12:05 pm
One might remember Royce Mann from the 2017 MLK Day Service at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta. It was there that the then-15 year old delivered his original poem " Rise Up " to a capacity crowd. Fast forward. A typical day, for the now-16-year-old, included doing regular teenage things. That...
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