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Seven candidates qualified through Thursday to challenge the DeKalb County sheriff incumbent, Jeffrey Mann, in the May 20 special election.
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Friday Mar 7 | Patch.com
The ongoing push by three communities in central DeKalb County to get the state legislature to approve bills that would incorporate them as cities was debated in committee Thursday with no agreement reached.
Friday Mar 7 | On Common Ground News
The DeKalb County Board of Commissioners approved an intergovernmental agreement with the Development Authority of DeKalb County to designate it as the economic developmentagency for the county.
Some DeKalb County candidates who have never been elected to office will have an added bonus when their names appear on the ballot: They will have an "I"-distinguishing them as an incumbent-next to their name.
The Georgia Women's Legislative Caucus honored three luminaries from Rockdale County and two from DeKalb County at the Georgia State Capitol on March 5. The three Rockdale women-Deborah Anderson, Pastor Billie Cox and Elaine Davis-Nickens-were nominated respectively by State Rep. Tonya Anderson; State Rep. Pam Dickerson; and State Rep. Dee ... (more)
A familiar face has tossed his hat into the ring to challenge District 30 State Sen. Mike Dugan, R-Carrollton.
House District 80 State Representative Mike Jacobs sent an eBlast to his constituency on March 2 concerning HB 979 and reducing the DeKalb County School Board.
According to Gwinnett County Fire, the fire ignited around the 1400 block of Daniel Lane around 10:30 a.m. When crews arrived on the scene they located two people with burns to their bodies.
DeKalb County Police Capt. Stephen Fore told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution that 25-year-old Elise Word of Birmingham, Ala.
The U.S. Marshals Service and Rockdale County Sheriff's Office have arrested a DeKalb County murder suspect that had been living in the Conyers area using an alias for the past few months.
A disk jockey was wounded in a shootout with off-duty police officers early Monday behind a nightclub hosting an album release part for rapper Rick Ross, DeKalb County police said.
Class of 2008 Long County High School graduate Nicholas Ribal stands with the rest of his DeKalb County Fire Academy graduating class on Feb. 21. Long County High School graduate Nicholas Ribal recently joined the DeKalb County Fire and Rescue in Tucker, fulfilling his dream of becoming a firefighter.
An elementary school principal is among 14 people the Georgia Bureau of Investigations arrested in a sting operation targeting suspected child predators.