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Man shot outside DeKalb high school after trying to stop car break-in  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.

U.S. News Best High Schools 2019: Decatur Schools Make List  Decatur, GA Patch

Georgia Schools Make Elite U.S. News List - Decatur-Avondale Estates, GA - U.S. News & World Report released its 2019 Best High Schools list Tuesday.

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.

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.

Mother says son suspended for defending self from bully

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.

Buccaneers welcome 13 additional players to signing class  Live 5 News WCSC

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Charleston Southern head football coach Autry Denson welcomed his first signing class on Wednesday morning as the Buccaneers ...

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

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 Schools announces high school graduations  Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb County School District has announced its 2017 high school graduation dates and locations.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

New principals at DeKalb County Schools announced

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

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.

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.

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 ...

School closings announced ahead of severe weather threat

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 ...

UGA recruiting: Nation’s No. 1 WR Julian Fleming will visit next month  DawgNation

5-star WR Julian Fleming has scheduled an official visit to check out Georgia next month. That's a good starting point for a snapshot on all things UGA recruiting ...

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 ...

Two Lithonia Schools Evacuated After Water Main Break

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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

The Georgia Bulldogs have found some momentum in the month of July for recruiting. After landing Cal transfer and former five-star Demetris Robertson on ...

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.

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 ...

Elite OT Tate Ratledge has somehow become an even bigger UGA prospect  DawgNation

Want to know where things stand for the Bulldogs after the latest unofficial visit from elite 2020 OT target Tate Ratledge? What has happened since last season ...

FVSU Football Signs 32 Student-Athletes to National Letters of Intent

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 ...

Georgia moves to No. 6 in AP Poll after losing SEC championship game  DawgNation

The Georgia Bulldogs, who are now 11-2 after losing in the SEC championship game to Alabama 35-28, dropped to No. 6 in this week's AP Poll. The final ...

Report: Deangelo Gibbs expected to transfer to Tennessee  DawgNation

Deangelo Gibbs' time in Athens has been up since December, when Georgia coach Kirby Smart said that he was no longer with the team prior to the Sugar Bowl ...

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 ...

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.

PROGRESS EDITION FEATURE: Soccer a lifelong passion for Henderson  Griffin Daily News

It's hard for local soccer fans to remember a time when current-day Spalding High head girls soccer coach and Gordon College head women's soccer coach ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Georgia RB Elijah Holyfield declares for NFL Draft  DawgNation

ATHENS — UGA junior running back Elijah Holyfield has declared for the NFL Draft, he announced on his Instagram account. Underclassmen have until Jan.

‘Toy Tosser’ identified by Georgia, banned from Bulldogs’ future games  DawgNation

ATHENS -- Georgia found the culprit, and he's been banned. Between in-house cameras and good old gumshoe detective work, the Bulldogs were able to ...

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.

Georgia football silly season: Florida and UGA debunk Charlton Warren report  DawgNation

Florida has a highly respected secondary coach in Charlton Warren, but sources in the Gators athletic department and at Georgia say he did not interview with ...

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?

RECAP: Texas 28, Georgia 21, sour ending for Bulldogs in Sugar Bowl  DawgNation

Georgia football looks to cap off another top five season with a win over Texas in the Sugar Bowl, here's all the live scoring, injury updates and breaking news.

Georgia’s colorful kicker Rodrigo Blankenship is a certified ‘weapon’ for Bulldogs  DawgNation

ATHENS -- Lost in Rodrigo Blankenship's incredible performance at South Carolina last Saturday was a major development for Georgia's star place-kicker.

Georgia’s Tom Crean, MSU’s Ben Howland excited to match wits again 16 years later  DawgNation

ATHENS -- Georgia coach Tom Crean is not unfamiliar with Ben Howland, who will bring his Mississippi State team into Stegeman Coliseum on Wednesday.

Georgia football players have message for Georgia Tech: ‘We run this state’  DawgNation

Make no mistake, Georgia football cares very deeply about beating Georgia Tech, and the Bulldogs' seniors made that clear again on Saturday. In the final ...

The other Chubb: Bradley Chubb a star in own right, happy for his cousin  DawgNation

The other Chubb: N.C. State star Bradley Chubb and Georgia star Nick Chubb are second cousins but didn't know each other until recently.

Will Georgia speed it up on offense in 2018?  DawgNation

Welcome to a feature on DawgNation where our writers answer (or try to answer) the best questions submitted by Georgia fans. If you'd like to submit a question, ...

Georgia blows away college football world by taking lead to halftime vs. Alabama  DawgNation

Georgia raced out to a big lead against Alabama in the first half of the SEC Championship Game, and people did not know how to feel. The Bulldogs took a 21-7 ...

WATCH: Georgia football receiver Riley Ridley leading and in attack mode  DawgNation

ATHENS, Ga. — Georgia football junior receiver Riley Ridley is used to handling everything thrown his way, so a couple of tough questions on Friday weren't ...

Dan Mullen gets flagged after losing it on sideline during Georgia-Florida  DawgNation

Dan Mullen earned an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty against Georgia after complaining to the officials about a pass interference call. On third-and-goal, Jake ...

Jake Fromm not thrilled with offensive performance despite big-play day  DawgNation

ATHENS – To look at the final score and his statistical line, one would think Georgia quarterback Jake Fromm would be basking in the afterglow of the Bulldogs' ...

Georgia football postgame injury report: Ben Cleveland among 4 starters knocked out Saturday  DawgNation

COLUMBIA, Mo. — Georgia left Memorial Stadium a beat-up football team in need of rest and recovery, with four starters knocked out of Saturday's game due to ...

Should Georgia consider moving Deangelo Gibbs from DB to WR?  DawgNation

Welcome to the Question of the Day, where our writers answer (or try to answer) the best questions submitted by Georgia fans. If you'd like to submit a question, ...

Hard to see the 2018 Georgia Bulldogs losing to anybody on their schedule  DawgNation

ATHENS – Welcome to the 2018 football season. If the Georgia Bulldogs are your team, it's going to be a good one. College coaches picked Georgia as the No.

UGA recruiting: What’s the latest on the chase for a 2019 QB?  DawgNation

Want to attack every day with the latest UGA recruiting info? That's what the Intel will bring at least five days a week. The play sheet for Tuesday calls for a quick ...

Georgia post-game injury report: Latest on Justin Fields, Terry Godwin  DawgNation

Georgia QB Justin Fields was added to the Bulldogs injury report after the Austin Peay game, and Kirby Smart is concerned with WR depth.

NFL draft profile: Georgia’s Davin Bellamy remaining humble in pro-ball preparation  DawgNation

ATHENS — If Davin Bellamy's football ability proves as good as his marketing savvy, he just might be in for a long and profitable NFL career. Bellamy won't ...

Elite junior DE Dante Walker on UGA: ‘It is a home feeling’  DawgNation

Riverdale junior DE Dante Walker had five sacks in a game earlier this season. He's already rated among the nation's Top 100 players for 2019.

Georgia football WR Demetris Robertson remains in limbo  DawgNation

ATHENS, Ga. — Georgia football coach Kirby Smart indicated there's no change in the status of Demetris Robertson, who has been cleared to practice with the ...

Where does Rose Bowl rank among Dawgs’ ‘best’ games ever?  DawgNation

Besides the Rose Bowl win over Oklahoma, what other games belong on a list of Georgia's all-time best?

UGA recruiting: Getting to know Jake Camarda, the Bulldogs’ latest commit  DawgNation

Want to know more about Jake Camarda? The rising senior at Norcross High in Metro Atlanta is rated as one of the nation's elite kickers and punters.

Georgia loses another quarterback  DawgNation

Parker McLeod, who joined the team last year as a walk-on, is not listed on the updated Georgia roster. That leaves three quarterbacks in spring practice.

Channing Tindall, nation’s No. 5 OLB, previews UGA official visit  DawgNation

4-star Channing Tindall is one of the big targets left for UGA in 2018. He'll take his official visit to UGA this weekend. What does he need to see?

The storyline shapes up for a UGA National Signing Day unlike any other  DawgNation

With a week left until National Signing Day, some wonder why the Bulldogs do not appear to be closing strong. Well, there's a good reason for that.

Your candidates – DeKalb County Sheriff

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

FOOTBALL ROUNDUP: Holston, Curry claim Player of the Week honors  Henry Herald

Week two of the high school football season in Henry County provided several early statements from local squads, headlined by impressive wins by Ola and ...

Georgia’s Roquan Smith doing right thing for himself by going to NFL  DawgNation

Georgia fans wanted a repeat of the moment last year when four players ― Nick Chubb, Sony Michel, Lorenzo Carter and Davin Bellamy ― all announced they ...

Georgia spring game 2018: Time, TV channel, rosters, live stream, radio broadcast (April 21, 2018)  DawgNation

The Georgia 2018 spring game will be played on Saturday, April 21. Below you can find the game time and TV channel for the game, along with a preview.

UGA recruiting: 5-star Justin Fields instantly becomes a Top 5 target  DawgNation

5-star Justin Fields rescinded his pledge to Penn State. He instantly becomes one of the Top 5 targets for UGA recruiting in 2018. Who else is on that list?

Elijah Holyfield brings a champion spirit to UGA  DawgNation

NEXT GENERATION: ELIJAH HOLYFIELD The resemblance is striking. Elijah Holyfield looks remarkably like his famous father, Evander Holyfield, only more ...

Debacles of Georgia’s Trent Thompson, Davin Bellamy illustrate annual oddity that is NFL draft  DawgNation

ATHENS — I wanted to talk to Trent Thompson. I couldn't get in touch with him, but I was able to reach Davin Bellamy. If you've kept up with these two Georgia ...

Jim Donnan is retired, but still very much coaching  DawgNation

ATHENS -- Jim Donnan hasn't been in coaching for a long time. It has been a decade-and-a-half, in fact, since he turned in his whistle at the University of ...

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 ...

Georgia losing assistant coach Kevin Sherrer to Tennessee  DawgNation

Georgia is set to lose an assistant coach, with outside linebackers coach Kevin Sherrer leaving to re-join Jeremy Pruitt at Tennessee.

Georgia’s most important players of 2017: A ‘Jolly’ good fellow  DawgNation

Trent Thopmson, the highly-talented defensive lineman from Albany, comes in at No. 10 on the list of Georgia's most important players for 2017.

G-Day set to be televised again  DawgNation

Georgia's annual G-Day spring game will be televised on Saturday, April 22 on SEC Network. You may plan accordingly, Dawg fans.

Georgia-Florida football: Live updates, score, analysis for Week 9 game (October 28, 2017)  DawgNation

The Georgia Bulldogs and Florida Gators meet in one of the biggest college football games of the weekend on Saturday, October 28, 2017. Find live updates ...

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 ...

Georgia’s Blankenship admits: ‘I’m pretty weird in general’  DawgNation

ATHENS – Place-kickers are known to be quirky. Rodrigo Blankenship was asked Wednesday if he was embracing that, or if he was really quirky in general.

Athens farm has incredible UGA corn maze  DawgNation

Sanford Stadium is famous for its hedges, but Washington Farms may be giving UGA's home turf a run for its money. The local farm, located in Watkinsville, ...

Smart’s contract and salary details released  DawgNation

ATHENS -- Kirby Smart has agreed to a six-year contract that will pay him approximately $3.75 million per season, according to a memorandum of ...

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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