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March 26, 2018 - 6:44 pm
Some Decatur schools are making grief counselors available after the fatal stabbing of a 14-year middle school girl. Police responded to a call at Trinity Walk Apartments on Sunday and found 14-year old Shykia Ward and an unidentified man both dead. The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Investigators...
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March 26, 2018 - 5:57 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta’s mayor says the city continues to operate despite ongoing troubles caused by a cyberattack on its computer network last week. City officials announced Thursday that the city’s computer network had been attacked by ransomware that encrypted some city data. Mayor Keisha Lance...
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March 26, 2018 - 5:25 pm
Two Monroe teens are in Henry County Jail after vandalizing a McDonough Church last week, but not before apologizing to the Church's pastor. 19-year-old Nathanial Rabideau admitted to family members that he plastered satanic images on the walls of Seed Planters Church in McDonough. On Sunday...
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Maria Boynton
March 26, 2018 - 2:08 pm
Organizers of Saturday's March For Our Lives ATL , say there were as-many-as 70,000 participants, though the Atlanta Police Department estimates there were 30,000. Gerald Griggs with the Atlanta NAACP says "it was bigger than the Women's March", which drew 65,000 in Atlanta in January 2017. And, he...
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More than 50 thousand demonstrators marched to the State Capitol to protest gun laws
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March 24, 2018 - 11:04 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Tens of thousands of protesters flooded the streets of Atlanta on Saturday as they pushed for stronger gun-control measures in response to last month's school shooting in Parkland, Florida and other mass shootings. Led by students including survivors of the Parkland shooting, they...
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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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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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