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Several DeKalb County schools experiencing A/C issues  11Alive.com WXIA

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — The first week of school didn't go as smoothly for some DeKalb County students after issues withe HVAC systems at some school ...



Several DeKalb County schools dealing with air conditioning issues  CBS46 News Atlanta

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. (CBS46) -- In DeKalb County and a new school year brings new challenges, like learning how to deal with the heat. As many as 14 ...



Man shot outside DeKalb high school  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A person is stable after being shot Wednesday night outside Miller Grove High School near Lithonia,...



The 'Big Dawgs' Are Feasting At Lithonia  GPB

The offensive line is making the difference for Lithonia.



Six people taken into custody at Lithonia high school  FOX 5 Atlanta

A Lithonia high school went into lockdown early Wednesday morning. A little while later, after the lockdown was removed, four individuals were arrested in the ...



Mother claims teacher's verbal abuse pushed teen to attempt suicide; school investigating  WSB Atlanta

The district said the focus of the investigation is on a personnel matter.



Mother says son suspended for defending self from bully  11alive.com

A mother says her son, who has a heart condition, was attacked by classmates who locked him in a bathroom. But the school ended up punishing them all.



DeKalb Schools to hold graduations a week after school year ends  Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb Schools parents are fuming about a district plan to hold graduations after the school year ends.



DeKalb County School District adds K-9s to safety division  MDJOnline.com

DeKalb County School District (DCSD) welcomed two new members to its Public Safety division in January 2018: K-9 units Rex and Rocky. The K-9s—tasked ...



BREAKING: Nation’s No. 6 OT Broderick Jones has committed to UGA  DawgNation

Broderick Jones, the big 6-foot-6 rising junior offensive tackle from Lithonia High School, told DawgNation that he has committed to Georgia.



DeKalb County Schools begins graduations May 19  Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb County School District officials released the graduation schedule for the 2015-2016 school year, with ceremonies having begun Friday and running ...



Classmate sets girl's hair on fire and returns to school  WSB Atlanta

A mother is furious after a teen who set her daughter's hair on fire is back in the class.



New principals at DeKalb County Schools announced  MDJOnline.com

DeKalb County School District recently announced newly hired principals for the 2017-2018 school year. “Research shows when schools have effective ...



School closings announced ahead of severe weather threat  11alive.com

Severe weather is headed to Georgia and schools have announced they're dismissing early. We will update this list as more closings or early dismissals come ...



Two Lithonia Schools Evacuated After Water Main Break  Patch.com

WSB-TV is reporting that Murphey Candler Elementary School and Arabia Mountain High School in Lithonia have been evacuated due to a water main break.



Which DeKalb schools have the most student suspensions?  Atlanta Journal Constitution

How does your school handle discipline problems? This new ranking of DeKalb County schools may surprise you.



DeKalb Schools 2018 Graduation Dates Announced  Decatur, GA Patch

DeKalb Schools 2018 Graduation Dates Announced - Decatur-Avondale Estates, GA - Decatur High School also has announced the time and location of its ...



Ex-school bookkeeper: Stealing students' money was 'addicting'  WSB Atlanta

A DeKalb County bookkeeper was fired after she admitted to stealing about $15000 of deposits from Lithonia High School.



DeKalb County School District welcomes 17 new principals  Champion

DeKalb County School District (DCSD) welcomed 17 new principals to the school district July 24 as part of its Summer Leadership Conference at Miller Grove ...



Cops: DeKalb tormentors use hot spatula in 3 days of ‘savage’ torture  Atlanta Journal Constitution

One victim's head was allegedly held underwater in a bathtub to make him tell what happened to the product, the other burned with a barbecue spatula.



5-star OT commit Broderick Jones is a big UGA recruiting visitor for Vanderbilt  DawgNation

Broderick Jones is currently the only 5-star commitment for UGA recruiting in the class of 2020 at this time. He will be one of several 5-star headlines for tonight's ...



Here is the complete DeKalb County school graduation schedule for 2018  Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb County high schools will host graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2018 at the Georgia World Congress Center in downtown Atlanta.



WATCH: DeKalb man accidentally turns himself in on murder charge  Atlanta Journal Constitution

When police began trying to identify a suspect in a homicide at a DeKalb County shopping plaza last week, they found a few clues on the scene: a passport and ...



Lithonia man indicted in murder of woman at DeKalb bus stop  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A man arrested in the fatal shooting of a 19-year-old woman at a DeKalb County bus stop last November has been indicted by a grand jury on multiple counts of ...



Buford promotes longtime assistant Bryant Appling to head football coach  Gwinnett Prep Sports

After sorting through potential head coaching candidates, Buford's administration opted to keep the football program in familiar hands.



You are cordially invited to the Fall Festival presented by Marbut PTA on Saturday, October 13th at Marbut Theme School  News-Talk 1380 WAOK

Summertime is over, and it is officially Fall season. Are you looking for something to do on Saturday, October 13th? Come out and invite the family as Marbut ...



Full List of National Signing Day Commits  GPB

National Signing Day was a big one in the state of Georgia. Let's re-cap the day's events: *note: This is as of February 3, 2016. GEORGIA STATE PANTHERS.



WATCH: Sam Pittman celebrates Georgia’s latest commitment with live bulldog  DawgNation

UGA picked up another big commitment on Monday night. And we mean big – as 4-star offensive tackle Joshua Braun stands 6-foot-6 and 335 pounds. Naturally ...



Free meals available at many Ga. schools  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Summer break can be a source of anxiety for children who may not know where their next meal is coming from.



Dominick Blaylock: ‘Perfect storm’ for UGA freshman receiver  DawgNation

Dominick Blaylock decided to wait until the summer to enroll at UGA, and his high school coach doesn't think that will have impact on the 4-star recruit's ability to ...



Woman found shot on MARTA bus stop bench dies  WSB Atlanta

A woman has died after being shot at a MARTA bus stop in DeKalb County, police say. Police tell Channel 2 Action News they were called to 5900 Fairington ...



Jake Fromm’s buddies face off in NCAA Athens Baseball Regional  DawgNation

ATHENS -- If only Jake Fromm was still playing third base. There will be a Houston County baseball reunion at Foley Field tonight. Georgia pitcher Tony Locey ...



FOOTBALL: Luella falls in home opener to Lithonia  Henry Herald

The Luella High Lions fell to 0-3 on the season with Friday night's 21-13 loss to Lithonia High.



Twiggs County residents sign petition against high school coach hiring  41 NBC News

JEFFERSONVILLE, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Twiggs County High School just hired a new football coach, but some residents aren't happy about it. The field ...



WATCH: ‘Slap happy’ Georgia baseball tops Clemson in historic 20-inning marathon  DawgNation

Georgia baseball beat Clemson in the longest game in the history of both programs, a 20-inning battle that lasted 6 hours, 33 minutes at Foley Field.



BREAKING:Warren McClendon commits to UGA over South Carolina  247Sports

Georgia lands Warren McClendon, top offensive line prospect over South Carolina Gamecocks.



Eddie Long's New Birth Church Holds Rally in Support of Family of Teen Murder Victim  Christian Post

Bishop Eddie Long and his Georgia-based congregation recently held a rally in support of a local family who recently lost their teenage daughter to a shooting at ...



NC trooper with Atlanta ties shot four times  WSB Atlanta

A North Carolina state trooper who grew up in the Atlanta area was shot in the line of duty. Less than an hour after Trooper Michael Potts was shot Monday, his ...



FVSU Football Signs 32 Student-Athletes to National Letters of Intent  13WMAZ.com

With just under 55 players returning from last year's championship team, Fort Valley States' Head Coach, Kevin Porter has announced the signing of 32 ...



How to pursue teaching as a second career  Atlanta Journal Constitution

If you've always wanted to be a teacher, it's not too late — and you don't need a degree in education. There are programs to help you transition into teaching.



UGA recruiting: How the No. 1 class for 2019 shapes up so far  DawgNation

The UGA recruiting haul for 2019 is already very impressive. The Bulldogs still have the nation's no. 1 class. What's next? Who were the big misses? How will the ...



Man pleads guilty to murder in 2014 MARTA bus stop shooting  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A DeKalb Superior Court judge Tuesday sentenced a man to life without parole after he pleaded guilty to murder and other crimes during an armed robbery at a ...



Julian Fleming, the nation’s top junior WR, counts his UGA trip among his best visits  DawgNation

What did the nation's No. 1 junior receiver have to say about Georgia? Julian Fleming used the word "great" a lot of times to describe why the Bulldogs made his ...



Georgia baseball flushes Florida at Foley Field, completes historic sweep  DawgNation

ATHENS — Georgia baseball completed a much-needed — and historic — sweep over Florida on Sunday with a 4-1 win in the nightcap of a doubleheader.



WATCH: Tyrique Stevenson showed a true commitment by signing with UGA  DawgNation

What stood out about Tyrique Stevenson's decision to sign with UGA? Why did it show how committed he actually was to the G? Check out the video interview to ...



High schools to provide young men with suits for prom  FOX 5 Atlanta

Every year there is an enormous amount of initiative to help young ladies fulfill their desire to wear their dream prom dress, but what about young men?



UGA cancels non-SEC game for 2023  DawgNation

UGA is still beefing up its future football schedule. In an indirect way, UGA got some help on Tuesday: The Bulldogs and Indiana State have mutually agreed to ...



Veterans Middle football coach 'embraces' eighth grade recruiting attention  Covington News

Dante English knows who Rusty Mansell is, and he doesn't mind the fact that one of his top eighth graders also now knows who Mansell is.



Nation’s No. 3 safety Lewis Cine previews his upcoming official visit  DawgNation

Lewis Cine, the nation's No. 3 safety prospect from Texas, will be in Athens for his official visit on Saturday. How does he feel in advance of that trip? What is the ...



WATCH: Georgia football coach Kirby Smart reveals plans to replace Mel Tucker  DawgNation

ATHENS — Georgia football coach Kirby Smart revealed his plans to replace Mel Tucker, and it's going to take some time and some of his own personal ...



BREAKING: No. 1 JUCO prospect Jermaine Johnson has made his choice  DawgNation

The nation's No. 1 junior college prospect has made his decision. Did the Bulldogs earn a commitment against the likes of Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas and ...



High 5 scoreboard for football - Story  FOX 5 Atlanta

Check the latest scores from your favorite high school football team with the High 5 Sports Scoreboard below.



MAP: Which metro Atlanta schools require uniforms?  Atlanta Journal Constitution

In metro Atlanta, black and Hispanic public school students are more likely than white students to be required to wear uniforms to school—and face discipline if ...



BREAKING: 5-star WR Jadon Haselwood reopens his recruitment  DawgNation

5-star WR Jadon Haselwood has opted to re-open his recruitment. That means the nation's No. 1 WR for the 2019 cycle will likely now choose from Auburn, ...



Georgia freshman Brenton Cox offseason plan: ‘We have to step up, grow up fast’  DawgNation

NEW ORLEANS — Georgia outside linebacker said Brenton Cox is ready to take on leadership and more accountability after making his first career start in the ...



First stand-alone Chick-fil-A reopens to throng of waiting customers  Champion

An Atlanta Chick-fil-A awaiting opening day, drew its customary crowd of eager would-be customers camped on the parking lot waiting for their first meal at the ...



BREAKING: Bulldogs add massive 4-star OT Xavier Truss to 2019 haul  DawgNation

Rhode Island OT Xavier Truss was visiting UGA this weekend and decided that it was time to go ahead and commit. The 6-foot-7.5, 350-pound tackle becomes ...



BREAKING: Georgia agrees to play Oregon in Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game in 2022  DawgNation

As reported by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution's Tim Tucker, Georgia will play Oregon in the Chick-Fil-A Kickoff Game to open the 2022 season. The story: By ...



Who’s Jordan Davis? 5 things to know about the Georgia commit  DawgNation

Five things to know about Georgia recruiting target Jordan Davis, who committed last November and plans to sign with UGA on Wednesday.



Georgia WR Javon Wims soaring to new heights as Jake Fromm’s primary target  DawgNation

ATHENS — What Javon Wims does when it's just him, a defender and a football floating through the air is a thing of athletic beauty. In receiver lexicon, they call it ...



New UGA RB target has portions of Herschel Walker and Isaiah Crowell in his story  DawgNation

BUTLER, Ga. — Lyn-J Dixon is the first player in Taylor County High School history to receive a football scholarship offer from an SEC school. That offer came ...



BREAKING: Nation’s No. 1 prospect Trevor Lawrence has made his decision between Clemson and Georgia  DawgNation

When Kirby Smart was hired at Georgia, he made 5-star quarterback Trevor Lawrence a priority in the first few days after he got the job. Smart was already ...



Comparing Georgia’s Justin Fields to Alabama QB Tua Tagovailoa pre-title game  DawgNation

Georgia coach Kirby Smart is all about what's best for the Bulldogs, but some fans are second-guessing how freshman Justin Fields has been used.



Georgia Greats: D.J. Shockley left Bulldogs with smile, SEC title  DawgNation

(Note: This is part of a series of stories on legendary Georgia Bulldogs.) DULUTH, Ga. – It's one of the smallest pictures you'll find on the walls of D.J. Shockley's ...



Your candidates – DeKalb County Sheriff  Decaturish.com

To help educate voters in our area about their choices in the May 20 elections, Decaturish.com sent local candidates a simple questionnaire. Here are the ...



Why this 5-star’s pledge to UGA is as strong as it has ever been  DawgNation

5-star Nolan Smith, the longest-tenured commitment for UGA in the class of 2019, shares why his pledge to UGA has been hardened by the recruiting process ...



Georgia football reports 3 minor NCAA violations  DawgNation

ATHENS, Ga. — The Georgia football program reported three minor NCAA violations in November and December, one of them involving former assistant coach ...



Georgia football practice report: Two starters remain sidelined with injuries  DawgNation

ATHENS — Georgia football returned to the practice field on Monday with three of the five starters who didn't finish Saturday's game back in action. Sophomore ...



The Legend of Nick Chubb begins in ‘Chubbtown’  DawgNation

CHUBBTOWN -- There's not a lot here nowadays. The only buildings still standing on the site of this once-vibrant town named for the founding family are Chubb ...



304th ESB honors lost signaleer at memorial service  DVIDS

By Spc. Gregory T. Summers, 1st Signal Brigade Public Affairs Office USAG HUMPHREYS, South Korea – 304th Expeditionary Signal Battalion held a memorial ...



How will history remember 2017 Georgia Bulldogs?  DawgNation

ATHENS — How will the 2017 Georgia football team be remembered? That's what we are going to address today. Limited on time, I, in turn, would like to pass ...



Georgia-Missouri football: Live updates, score for Week 7 game (October 14, 2017)  DawgNation

The Georgia Bulldogs and Missouri Tigers meet in one of the biggest college football games of the season on Saturday, October 14, 2017. Find game time, TV ...



Georgia gives massive raises to Kirby Smart assistants, especially Mel Tucker  DawgNation

ATHENS — The run to the national championship has indeed become a financial boon to the staff of football coach Kirby Smart, whose 10 on-field assistant ...



Is there another Roquan Smith in Georgia’s midst?  DawgNation

ATHENS ― One of my favorite things about college football is the cyclical nature of it. Thanks to the constant turnover of talent, teams are always changing and ...



Georgia should have won. Tennessee did  DawgNation

ATHENS -- Riley Ridley ran past Malik Foreman and gathered in Jason Eason's rainbow, the pot of gold in this case being pole position in the SEC East, and ...



Georgia is No. 1, and now the storyline changes  DawgNation

Georgia is now the No. 1 team in college football, at least according to the playoff selection committee, and with that comes a change in expectations.



SCSU gets 'The Rock,' begins building next generation  The Times and Democrat

Back in 2004, head coach Oliver “Buddy” Pough put together a signing class which provided major pieces to the championship foundation he's built at South ...



Kirby Smart announces that Rodrigo Blankenship has been put on scholarship  DawgNation

ATHENS, Ga. — After a long wait, Georgia kicker Rodrigo Blankenship has officially been put on scholarship. Coach Kirby Smart called Blankenship into his ...



Curbside Classic: 1979 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am  Truth About Cars

Instead of a “screaming chicken”, the 1979 Firebird Trans Am should have a pterodactyl on the hood. This is truly a living dinosaur, the very last direct ...



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