Dr. Gail Yvonne Cockrell blazed a trail that left improved emergency surgical and medical care for residents in South DeKalb and throughout metro Atlanta in her wake.
Trailblazer Dr. Gail Yvonne Cockrell was remembered at her homegoing celebration at New Life Baptist Church in Decatur on May 24 as a pioneer medical educator whose work improved emergency surgical and medical care for residents in South DeKalb and ...
Southwest DeKalb High track and field coach Napoleon B. Cobb, whose career has spanned 50 years, has been inducted into the Georgia Athletic Coaches Association Hall of Fame.
Award-winning poet and essayist Gwen Russell Green pays tribute to dads and their relationships with their children and the world at “Feelin’ Father’s Day” on June 15 at the Stonecrest Library.
Six-year-old Jeremiah Truesdale, who put up a valiant fight to live, died on May 27.
Legendary Mississippi blues singer, songwriter and guitarist B.B. King died May 14 at age 89 in Las Vegas. King suffered from diabetes and had been in declining health during the past year.
May 10 is Mother’s Day, and moms, grandmas and women who love to sport fabulous lids will be strutting hats in all the hues of spring.
An audience of about 150 students from Greenforest McCalep Christian Academic Center and members of DeKalb County senior centers and the Korean community got a visual and gospel music treat from the Far East Broadcasting Co. Korean Children’s Choir at ...
More than 450 supporters, readers, advertisers, community leaders and elected officials will help CrossRoadsNews founders Jennifer and Curtis Parker celebrate the newspaper’s 20th year of publishing on April 25 at the Ramada Plaza Hotel in Atlanta.
Sharron Saleem Martin of Decatur is Georgia’s Toastmasters Humorous Speech Champion.
Elzora S. Baker, one of DeKalb County’s oldest residents, died March 22 at age 104.
Longtime Stone Mountain resident Sonya Summers has been inducted into the South Carolina State University 2014 Athletics Hall of Fame.
Former Fulton Sheriff’s Deputy Cynthia Hall, who was injured in the 2005 rampage in the Fulton County Courthouse, was serenaded by more than 500 basketball fans who packed Decatur High School’s auditorium on March 7.
DeKalb Recorders Court Judge LaTisha G. Dear has been appointed to the Access, Fairness and Public Trust and Confidence Committee of the Judicial Council of Georgia.
U.S. Attorney Sally Quillian Yates is headed to Washington to be the deputy U.S. attorney general.