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  1. Correction: Officers Shot-Georgia storyRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Cybercast News Service

    ... reported erroneously the last name of a sheriff's deputy who had been injured. His last name is Zigan, not Zigen. DECATUR, Ga. (AP) - A former law enforcement officer who had lost his job because of allegations of domestic violence shot his ex-wife ...

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  2. Water Main Break Could Affect Decatur Rush Hour TrafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Patch.com

    Repair crews are working to fix a burst water main in Decatur and re-open all lanes of traffic before the weather turns sour on Wednesday. 11 Alive News first reported the water main break at Candler Road and I-20 at 4:34 a.m., a rupture which has kept the right southbound lane of the busy road closed for more than two hours.

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  3. City Schools of Decatur Make Inclement Weather AnnouncementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Patch.com

    ... is to make sure that all students and staff are able to travel safely to and from school. Therefore, City Schools of Decatur will be closed Wednesday, February 25th.

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  4. 2 Chainz: Atlanta Is The "Nucleus Of Music"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | HipHopDx

    ... summertime." In addition to 2 Chainz, other Street Execs artists include Young Dolph, Bankroll Fresh, Cap 1 , and Decatur, Georgia trio, Travis Porter. During the studio unveiling, those in Travis Porter shared their plans to release a new mixtape ... 1 comment

  5. East Metro DeKalb Community Improvement District Announces March MeetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Patch.com

    The East Metro DeKalb Community Improvement District wants to keep its pulse on the area it represents by holding a series of informal public meetings throughout the month of March. According to the CID, these "listening sessions" will be held every Tuesday at locations across the county, including the Community Achievement Center in Decatur .

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  6. Break Out the Snow Shovels, DecaturRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Patch.com

    Unfortunately for Decatur and the rest of city and the metro area, winter's cold embrace is expected to continue through Thursday, bringing more snow and ice with it. The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for the area, which will run from 10 a.m. Wednesday to 7 a.m. Thursday.

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  7. DeKalb breweries ask for support of senate bill on beer salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    Breweries in DeKalb County are asking residents to help local businesses by supporting a bill, currently in the Georgia legislature, that would allow more sales. Brian Purcell, CEO of Three Taverns Brewery, 121 New St. in Decatur, said he and others have been trying to get the word out about Senate Bill 63, which would allow breweries to sell up to 72 ounces of beer for consumption on location and brewpubs to sell 144 ounces, or a 12-pack of beer, per person per day to take home.

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  8. Decatur Church Demolition Days Away, Developer SaysRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Patch.com

    A 65-year-old church in North Decatur will be razed in a matter of days to make way for a new mixed-used development, the man behind the project said Friday. Jeff Fuqua of Fuqua Development told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution that the Scott Boulevard Baptist Church and nine homes on Barton Way would be demolished shortly and the land transformed into a mixed-use development called Decatur Crossing, initially featuring 250 apartments, 60 condos, and 2,000 sq.

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  9. Winter Weather Advisory in Effect Monday EveningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Patch.com

    A Winter Weather Advisory issued for the Decatur area has been revised to begin at 9 p.m. Monday and last until 11 a.m. Tuesday. Decatur residents may see a mix of light snow, sleet and freezing rain during this time, changing to rain by midday Tuesday.

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  10. Man Finally Buried After Earlier Funeral With Wrong BodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | CBS Local

    ... crime lab after a mix-up has finally been buried in Augusta. A coroner says the mistake at the state crime lab in Decatur, outside of Atlanta, led the family of Johnny Morgan Lowe III to bury the wrong man during a closed-casket funeral in December. ...

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  11. Officials: 3 dead, 2 officers wounded in shooting in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Cybercast News Service

    ... Patrol Capt. Mark Perry said their injuries "don't appear serious." (AP Photo/Habersham County Sheriff's Department) DECATUR, Ga. (AP) - Authorities say a former law enforcement officer fatally shot his ex-wife and wounded a sheriff and deputy at a ...

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  12. "Those Hearses Could Be Carrying Someone Who Died At The Hands Of Violence"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | CBS Local

    ... hearses preceeded the Stop The Violence campaign and rally. It was held Sunday at Greater Travelers Rest Church in Decatur. Sponsored by the Georgia Funeral Service Practioner's Association , the rally addressed concerns about youth violence. Rev. ...

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  13. City Schools of Decatur Mulls New Bond IssuanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Patch.com

    City Schools of Decatur is considering a referendum which would call on voters to determine if the city can issue more bonds to help pay for the costs of building new schools. According to Decaturish, the school board will meet on Monday evening to discuss the proposed referendum, which would generate $82 million meant to provide more space for the school system's burgeoning population.

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  14. Funeral set for SWD grad who died ...Read the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Cross Roads News

    A funeral will be held Feb. 28 in Decatur for Lauren Jones, a Southwest DeKalb High School graduate who died of meningococcemia on Feb 17 at the University of Oregon. Family and friends held a candlelight vigil Saturday in Lauren's on memory at Cheertyme All-Stars of Georgia in Decatur.

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  15. Weather Advisory: Wintery Mix Expected in DecaturRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Patch.com

    A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for the Decatur area. The advisory will be from 2 a.m. until 11 a.m. Tuesday.

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  16. 7 Places to buy, sell, and find old sh*tRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... the Basement Market, where the goodies spill out onto the sidewalk, the first Sat This massive warehouse in north Decatur behind a Kroger shopping center is a gold mine of faux fur coats, jump suits, retro jewelry, fixer-upper furniture, a handful ...

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  17. Weekend Vigil Held for Decatur Grad Who Died at CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Patch.com

    Family and friends of an 18-year-old Decatur woman who died at her university early last week gathered on Saturday night to remember a life tragically cut short. Lauren Jones, a 2014 graduate of Southwest DeKalb High School, contracted meningococcemia at the University of Oregon and died on Tuesday morning .

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  18. Decatur Grad Dies at College, Downtown Decatur Gift Shop Evicted,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Patch.com

    The elderly couple, formerly of Atlanta, died when the husband was beheaded and his wife killed. No suspects have been identified.

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  19. Sylvia June Mulholland - McCormickRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | GwdToday.com

    Born July 24, 1937, in Durham, NC, she was the daughter of the late Homer Gordon and Frances Marie "Tannie" Smith Forrest. She was a graduate of Durham High School and was retired from the AFL-CIO in Decatur, GA.

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  20. Sen. Parent to host town hall meeting in Decatur todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    District 42 State Sen. Elena Parent, D-Atlanta, will host a town hall meeting today at the North Decatur Presbyterian Church, 611 Medlock Road, to offer constituents updates about the general assembly's business at the state Capitol. This informal meeting provides an opportunity for constituents to become actively engaged in the legislative process and ensure proposed legislation truly reflects the will of the people.

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