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  1. DLA event targets - New Jim Crow'Read the original story

    Friday May 22 | Cross Roads News

    Georgia NAACP President Francys Johnson will address the DeKalb Lawyers Association's 27th Annual Scholarship Breakfast on May 30 in the Maloof Building in Decatur. Attorney Mereda Davis Johnson, breakfast scholarship chair and DLA co-founder, said the organization was honored to have the civil rights attorney as its guest speaker.

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  2. Get Your Cat Fill at LifeLine Animal Project's New Kitty Adoption...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Patch.com

    ... adopt this wonderful girl and pay NOTHING! To meet Tyra or Sundance, simply drop by the shelter at 845 Camp Road in Decatur, email adoption@dekalbanimalservices.com or call (404) 294-2165 . To view other pets available for adoption, please drop by ...

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  3. Decatur Arts Festival Opens This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Patch.com

    Art lovers will be flocking to downtown Decatur over Memorial Day weekend to participate in the annual Decatur Arts Fesitval, which opens on Friday. According to the arts festival's webpage, the fun begins at 5 p.m. Friday with the opening of the ArtsWalk and won't stop until Sunday afternoon.

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  4. Pet of the Week: King CharlieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... ly pet or companion to someone who lives alone. He is available for adoption at PAWS Atlanta, 5287 Covington Hwy. in Decatur. Information: (770) 593-1155 or visit www.pawsatlanta.org

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  5. Decatur Sets Tentative Millage Rate; Public Hearings ScheduledRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Patch.com

    The proposed millage rate is one mill lower than the 2014 rate, but property reassessments will mean a five percent jump in property taxes. At their regular meeting on May 18, 2015, the Decatur City Commission adopted a tentative millage rate of 12.00 mills for general operations, capital improvements, bonded indebtedness and downtown development authority operations.

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  6. May 22, 2015,Read the original story

    Friday May 22 | Cross Roads News

    Commuters and business owners along Candler Road who have been frustrated by protracted road work between I-20 and Memorial Drive may soon get relief as a two-year, $7.1 million underground water and gas line replacement project nears completion and a beautification phase gets under way. The project along the busy north-south corridor in Decatur began in April 2013.

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  7. HR Pro Added at Private Bank of BuckheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | PR.com

    Private Bank of Buckhead, which includes Private Bank of Decatur and PrivatePlus Mortgage, has added Karen E. Neely, SHRM-CP, as Senior Vice President and Human Resources Director. Neely is the bank's first full-time HR professional; since its inception in late 2006, it has grown from nine employees to more than 80. "Karen brings extensive HR experience in community banking and mortgage lending to the role, so she is truly hitting the ground running," says Terry Freeman, the bank's Chief Operating Officer and CFO, "and that's especially important during a period of unprecedented growth."

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  8. Missing CAU student found safe in illinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | MyFoxAtlanta

    ... in limbo right now, fearful after last seeing her daughter Alexis Jones-Rhodes Monday morning at the family home in Decatur. "I have no idea where my daughter is, no idea. The last time was probably that morning before graduation and that's ...

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  9. Volunteers Sought to Commemorate Decatur's Fallen SoldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Patch.com

    Volunteers will place flags and flowers on the graves and memorials at the Decatur Cemetery in advance of the commemoration ceremony. Decatur residents are invited to help decorate the graves of fallen servicemen at the Decatur Cemetery before the city's official Memorial Day commemoration begins.

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  10. Atlanta's Alexis Jones-Rhodes is found after going missing on way to commencement ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Daily Mail

    She left home with her cap and gown on Monday b ut when her family went to watch her graduate, she did not walk across the stage Clark-Atlanta University revealed that Jones-Rhodes was not eligible to graduate and had not bought the cap and gown through them A 22-year-old student who vanished on her way to her commencement ceremony after she failed to make the graduation list has been found safe. Alexis Jones-Rhodes, a student at Clark-Atlanta University, had been missing since she left her home in Decatur, Georgia early on Monday but she was found in Illinois on Thursday afternoon, WGN reported.

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  11. Dog Hanged From Bridge Near DecaturRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Patch.com

    DeKalb County police are trying to find out who owned a pit bull mix who was found hanged to death off of a bridge in unincorporated Decatur on Wednesday morning.

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  12. Johns Creek Named Third Best Atlanta SuburbRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Patch.com

    ... the 2015 Best Suburbs in the Atlanta Metro Area. Johns Creek comes in third on the list, outranked by the cities of Decatur and Milton, respectively. Niche.com notes its Best Suburb ranking provides a "comprehensive assessment of the overall ...

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  13. The Contemporary adds new names to Studio Artist ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... to find ways to use and exploit the subtleties of sound to engineer a more affective experience. Haugaard grew up in Decatur, Georgia and has recently returned to Atlanta after living in Iowa City where he received his MFA from the University of ...

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  14. DeKalb Hosts Mobile Farmers Market FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Patch.com

    ... ywide. A public, festival-style event will be held on Thursday, May 21 , from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at 4380 Memorial Drive, Decatur, GA 30032.

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  15. Mrs. Vickie Lynn (Morton) Sarrell-Schlachter: ObituaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Fetch Your News

    ... Morton, step-father, John Fain and niece, Sarah Johnson. Vickie graduated in 1970 from Columbia High School in Decatur, GA and earned a BS Nursing degree from Regents College, a RN degree from Temple University in Philadelphia, PA and practiced ...

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  16. Wet Weather Strikes Decatur-Avondale Estates, Road Rage Driver Who...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Patch.com

    The University of Georgia Veterinary Diagnostic Lab in Athens said a metro Atlanta dog tested positive for the H3N2 virus. Georgia's 'Slow Poke Law' has been in effect for a while.

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  17. University Graduate from Decatur MissingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Patch.com

    A Decatur woman heading to her university graduation disappeared on Monday morning, sparking a police search and fears for her safety.

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  18. Alfred SteeleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Review

    He was a mechanical engineer and had worked for Chester Hoist before retiring and was a member of the New Lisbon Presbyterian Church. Survivors include his daughter, Paula Steele of Columbus; sons, Dr. Carl Steele of Port Clinton; Mark Steele of Decatur, Ga.; and Tod Steele of Columbus; and one granddaughter.

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  19. The Wylde Center Supports Local CSAs and Invites Participants to Pick ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Patch.com

    ... is offering weekly pick-ups on Wednesdays at the Oakhurst Garden, 435 Oakview Road, Decatur, GA 30030. Delivery began May 20 and will last 15 weeks. The cost is $30 per week, and each share will include a diverse variety of fresh produce. Georgia ...

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  20. Dog flu hits Georgia: Local dog was around other metro dogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | MyFoxAtlanta

    The calls keep coming to Clairmont Animal Hospital in Decatur, as word spread Georgia had its first case of canine influenza, or dog flu. Dr. Kelly Bradley and vets across the state got an alert late Friday from The University of Georgia's College of Veterinary Medicine's Diagnostic Lab.

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