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Lericia Harris
September 13, 2019 - 1:11 pm
A number of free resources will be on hand for veterans in DeKalb County over the weekend. DeKalb District 4 Commissioner Steve Bradshaw is hosting the second annual Veterans Resource Expo which will offer information about housing, Veterans Affairs benefits, caregiver and legal services,...
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Roshonda Craig mother of T’Rhigi Diggs
Julien Virgin
Real Talk With Dr. Rashad Richey
April 04, 2019 - 1:06 pm
WSBTV reporter Tyisha Fernandes broke a story 11 months ago of a mother who lost her 3 year old son to a single bullet in what was described as a drive-by shooting Fernandes brought Rashonda Craig, mother of T’Rhigi Diggs, to WAOK studios to get Real with Rashad Richey. During this tearjerking...
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Sean Garvey
October 19, 2018 - 7:26 pm
On Saturday, October 27th, please come out and help save our communities at the 2nd Annual Meet and Greet Picnic. This event is designed to bring people of all ages to discuss various matters that affect all communities, including health, wellness, education, and policing in our neighborhoods...
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Sean Garvey
September 05, 2018 - 6:00 pm
The Heart of South Dekalb Festival is coming back and is expected to be better than ever! Kaiser Permanente and Commissioner Larry Johnson are presenting the annual event to the public and residents of District 3 in celebrating the love for diversity in the community and what the district means to...
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Sean Garvey
March 19, 2018 - 11:51 pm
Are you a family caregiver who is dealing with an individual suffering from mental illness? NAMI wants to invite you to an upcoming program catered to families and their caregivers to help deal with mental health through empathy, communication, and understanding. NAMI DeKalb (better known as the...
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March 14, 2018 - 6:33 pm
Despite the frigid cold, hundreds of students at Stephenson High School in Dekalb County participated in a nationwide student walkout this morning. The goal of the demonstration was to raise awareness on gun reform and commemorate the 17 people killed in the mass shooting at a Florida High school...
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Maria Boynton
March 08, 2018 - 9:16 pm
DeKalb County CEO Michael Thurmond says "we'll get to the bottom of it." Reports estimated that 100 million gallons of water spilled onto Buford Highway in Doraville Wednesday when a 48-inch water main broke just north of I-285. According to Thurmond, "we are going to have a full-scale...
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(Photo Credit: Maria Boynton / Entercom Atlanta)
February 22, 2018 - 10:24 pm
Three-time Olympic Gold Medalist Angelo Taylor says it was the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta that set him on the path to becoming an Olympian. "That was when I really set my goals to try to compete to become an Olympian." The Decatur, GA native says those Games, in his own backyard, really inspired...
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