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  1. Georgia Department of Veterans Service Commissioner Wheeler dies at 92Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Business Journal

    Pete Wheeler, who served as commissioner of the Georgia Department of Veterans Service for more than six decades, died early April 20 at 92. Pete Wheeler , who served as commissioner of the Georgia Department of Veterans Service for more than six decades, died early April 20 at 92. The state agency's spokesman, Jon Suggs , said Wheeler died at the Atlanta VA Medical Center in Decatur, Ga. Suggs said Wheeler had been on medical leave since late summer, but still played a daily role in running the department, The Associated Press reported.

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  2. Prosecutor: All Involved in FAMU Hazing Case Were WillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | ABC News

    ... outside a hotel after a football game exposed a culture of hazing within the school's famed band. Champion, of Decatur, Georgia , went through what Ashton described as a three-step process that culminated with him running a gauntlet and being ...

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  3. Underage Drinking Prevention Focus of Decatur Town Hall MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Patch.com

    Decatur area residents who want to learn more about combating the problem of underage drinking in their communities can attend a town hall meeting later this week featuring speakers from relevant fields. According to the Decatur Prevention Initiative , speakers the April 23 event at The Church at Decatur Heights include: Terrie Moore, Decatur Prevention Initiative; Wendy Jefferson, Emory University School of Medicine; Lt.

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  4. United States v. HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | FindLaw

    ... Sally Yates, U.S. Attorney's Office, Atlanta, GA, for Plaintiff-Appellee. Andrew C. Hall, Hall Hirsh, LLC, Decatur, GA, for Defendant-Appellant. Joshua Thomas Hill ("Hill") appeals his 192-month sentence, imposed after he pled guilty to conspiracy ...

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  5. Man charged in 4 deaths driven by 'bloodlust,' document saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | The Miami Herald

    ... back and shot Mims two more times in the head, the statement says. On the night of Dec. 6, Presley went to downtown Decatur, right next to Atlanta, looking for someone to rob, the statement says. He spotted 44-year-old Karen Pearce walking alone ...

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  6. Bobby Brown Visits Bobbi Kristina ... Conflict Remains Over ConditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | TMZ.com

    Bobby was outside the DeKalb Medical Center in Decatur, Georgia, days after he announced during a concert that Bobbi Kristina was off life support and somewhat responsive. Bobby Brown's rep tells TMZ Bobbi Kristina's condition has improved and doctors say she'll have "a long life," although the quality of life will not be known for years to come.

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  7. Jury selection moves to Day 2 in FAMU hazing caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | SFGate

    ... manslaughter and felony hazing counts for the November 2011 death of 26-year-old Robert Champion . Champion - from Decatur, Georgia - was beaten during a hazing ritual in a hotel parking lot aboard a parked bus following a football game. Fifteen ...

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  8. Investigator: Suspected Serial Killer Had "Bloodlust" After DeKalb SlayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Patch.com

    Aeman Presley is suspected of killing four people, including one woman in Decatur. The state is seeking the death penalty against him.

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  9. Decatur Condo Fire Forces Mom, Six Kids Out of HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Patch.com

    A Decatur mother is looking for help from the community after a fire destroyed her family's home on Monday morning. According to WSB-TV, Khalima Dixon and her six children escaped the burning condo off of Shellbark Drive, but lost everything they owned .

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  10. Trial to begin for last 3 defendants in FAMU hazing caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | WFTV Orlando

    ... tried together, and each faces 15 years for the November 2011 death of 26-year-old Robert Champion. Champion of Decatur, Georgia, was beaten during a brutal hazing ritual after a football game in November 2011. The incident exposed a culture of ...

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  11. Trial beginning for last 3 defendants in FAMU hazing caseRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | WTVC

    Three years have passed since the brutal beating death of a Florida A&M University drum major exposed a culture of hazing within the school's band. The final three former band members charged with manslaughter and felony hazing in the death of Robert Champion of Decatur, Georgia, will go on trial Monday.

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  12. Trial begins for last 3 defendants in FAMU hazing caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | WESH-TV

    ... with manslaughter and felony hazing in the death of Robert Champion will go on trial Monday. Champion, 26, of Decatur, Georgia, died after being attacked on the band's bus in November 2011 after a football game where the highly-regarded Marching 100 ...

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  13. Hazing Death Trial Set To Begin Against Th...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | WIOD-AM Miramar

    ... with manslaughter and felony hazing in the death of Robert Champion will go on trial Monday. Champion, 26, of Decatur, Georgia, died after being attacked on the band's bus in November 2011 after a football game where the highly-regarded Marching 100 ...

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  14. Trial Beginning For Last Three Defendants In FAMU Hazing CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | CBS Local

    ... with manslaughter and felony hazing in the death of Robert Champion will go on trial Monday. Champion, 26, of Decatur, Georgia, died after being attacked on the band's bus in November 2011 after a football game where the highly-regarded Marching 100 ...

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  15. MTSU Confirms they will take disciplinary action against...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... of the victim in Panama City Beach, Florida, a spokesman said Thursday. George Davon Kennedy, a freshman from Decatur, Georgia, who transferred to MTSU in January, was arrested Tuesday (4/14/2015). Charged as a principal to sexual battery by ...

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  16. William T. Locklear Jr.Read the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... and their spouses: William T. Locklear III and wife, Bernie of Atlanta, James R. Locklear and wife, Jennifer of Decatur, Ga., Deborah Locklear Buchanan and husband, Ben of Marietta, Ga., and Jody C. Locklear and wife, Deborah, Tudhope-Locklear of ...

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  17. DeKalb DA hosts - PAWS for the Cause' event SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    DeKalb County District Attorney Robert James will join a host of community partners and animal lovers for the 2015 PAWS for the Cause community awareness event Saturday at Glenlake Park, 1121 Church St. in Decatur. The event is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and is a collaborative effort in partnership with Planned Pethood of Georgia, DeKalb County Animal Services and Enforcement, DeKalb County District Attorney's Office and more to combat crimes against animals by increasing awareness around issues of animal neglect and cruelty.

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  18. Indigo Girls at the Ferguson Center: A fresh look at familiar songsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... "Closer to Fine." The two women - who have been playing music together since they went to middle school together in Decatur, Ga. - write their songs separately but collaborate on the arrangements. There is a Lennon-McCartney dichotomy to their ...

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  19. Shop for vinyl on Record Store DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | CNN

    ... as the "World's Largest Independent Record Store." Wuxtry Records was founded in 1976 and now operates stores in Decatur, Georgia -- just outside Atlanta -- and the college town of Athens. The Athens store, near the University of Georgia, includes ...

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  20. Meet Our LifeLine Animal Project DeKalb County Pet of the Week: BerrieRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Patch.com

    ... day having a human of her own to cuddle with. To meet pretty Bernie, please drop by the shelter at 845 Camp Road in Decatur, email adoption@dekalbanimalservices.com , or call (404) 294-2165 . All potential adopters will be screened to ensure the ...

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