Solid Rock AME Zion Church in Lithonia will pull out all stops to welcome its new pastor, the Rev. Karim Louis Currey.
Santa parades into Stone Mountain Village on Nov. 28 to light its Christmas tree.
High school ROTC programs are competing to see who can collect the most canned and nonperishable food for needy families in Commissioner Stan Watson’s fourth annual “Every Can Counts Campaign.”
Kids can have a bite to eat with Santa on Dec. 6 at Stone Mountain First United Methodist Church.
Avondale Estates is accepting donations for the Georgia Municipal Association’s annual Mayors’ Christmas Motorcade that brings holiday cheer to clients and patients of the Georgia Regional Hospital in Decatur and other state facilities.
Shoppers and children taking a photo with Santa Hugh at North DeKalb Mall in Decatur can get into the spirit with the mall’s model train exhibit and annual free Holiday Sounds music series featuring performers from area churches and elementary ...
A spectacular fireworks show will light the way for Santa’s arrival in the city of Clarkston on Dec. 4.
Free cookies and doughnuts, hot cider and caroling will be available for the arrival of Santa and the lighting of the city of Avondale Estates Christmas Tree on Dec. 1.
R&B legends the Isley Brothers will headline the Macy’s Great Tree lighting on Nov. 27 at Lenox Square.
Musician Stevie Wonder, the late choreographer Alvin Ailey, three slain “Freedom Summer” activists, and Michigan’s U.S. Rep. John Dingell will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Nov. 24 at the White House.
Seven DeKalb residents who have impacted the community in business, education, religion, arts and politics were recognized with trailblazer awards on Nov. 20.
Six congregations – three each in Lithonia and Stone Mountain – are holding annual joint Thanksgiving services beginning Sunday.
Donations are needed for Austin’s Barber Shop’s annual turkey giveaway and inaugural Thanksgiving Barbecue Dinner on Nov. 22.
South DeKalb residents can buy fresh organic produce for the holidays while clearing out old sensitive documents at Saint Philip’s fourth annual Community Shredding Event on Nov. 22.
Families in need of help with the Thanksgiving meal can register on Nov. 17 for state Rep. Ronnie Mabra’s third annual 1,000 turkey giveaway.