Sherry Boston will be DeKalb’s new district attorney and Mike Thurmond won the Democratic primary for DeKalb CEO in a landslide.
Voting in the May 24 primary and special election got off to a brisk start with poll workers at South DeKalb precincts reporting voter turnout so far appears better than it's been in recent elections.
Small-business owners will learn from experts and network with U.S. Department of Energy representatives and prime contractors working with the DOE at an expo on May 23-25 at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis.
Interim Tax Commissioner Irvin Johnson and attorney Susannah Scott answered questions about their qualifications for the tax commissioner’s job in a May 16 forum at New Life Baptist Church.
Employee morale emerged quickly as the focus of a DeKalb County sheriff’s candidates forum in Decatur this week.
Millionaire Jim Barksdale, who wants to leave the business world for the U.S. Senate, says the burdens of underemployment and income inequality hurt everyone.
Aomeng Cui got a perfect 2400 score on the SAT on the one and only time she took the exam. She is Chamblee Charter High School Magnet valedictorian with a GPA of 4.443.
Michael Thurmond wants to “change the trajectory” of the county and build a model community that others will look to emulate.
In one of his campaign mailers to voters, incumbent District Attorney Robert James describes himself as “gang-busting and toddler-cuddling.”
Two years ago when friends began telling Sherry Boston that she should run for DeKalb district attorney, it was not an easy sell.
Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal has signed legislation expanding students’ and service members’ access to postsecondary education and jobs skills training.
Motorists can now use two self-service tag renewal kiosks at Kroger stores in Decatur and Atlanta.The stores are at 2875 N. Decatur Road and 3559 Chamblee Tucker Road.
Former Lakeside High student Ramiro Gerrardo Pedemonte of Stone Mountain has been sentenced to 15 years in prison after pleading guilty in a fatal prom night collision in 2015 in Decatur
The Nigerian soccer team will train for the 2016 Rio Olympics at the Silverbacks Stadium in DeKalb County from June 28 to July 29.
Any resident can find out which DeKalb County boards and commissions have vacancies and apply to serve on them through a new online platform.