Atlanta Public High Schools will have a new start time next school year. The district says the time will help students who fell behind during the pandemic, but hundreds of others have disagreed with the move.
Petition Calls For Atlanta Public Schools To Reverse Early Bell Change ScheduleAtlanta Public High Schools will have a new start time next school year. The district says the time will help students who fell behind during the pandemic, but hundreds of others have disagreed with the move.
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12-Year-Old Graduates With Associates DegreeCaleb Anderson graduated from Chattahoochee Technical College with an associates degree.
Family of Deceased Fulton County Jail Inmate Files Wrongful Death LawsuitThe family of Tyrique Tookes, the 18-year-old who died in 2019 while in custody at the Fulton County Jail, announced that they have filed a lawsuit against those responsible for his medical care.
Georgia Fuel Shortage Continues As Colonial Pipeline Restarts OperationsLines of cars waiting to fuel up at gas stations are becoming an all too familiar sight, days after a cyber attack forced a shut down of the Colonial Pipeline, creating a fuel shortage in several states, including Georgia
Colonial Pipeline Cyberattack: Gov. Kemp Temporarily Suspends Gas TaxFollowing a ransomware attack that took a major east coast pipeline that runs through Atlanta offline, Georgia Governor Brian Kemp signed an executive order temporarily suspending the state gas tax.
Gov. Kemp Reflects On Key 2022 FY Budget Items During Statewide TourGovernor Brian Kemp’s Statewide 2022 Budget Tour took off at Epps Aviation in Atlanta. The tour included stops in Columbus, Valdosta and Augusta.
Fulton County DA Files Notice To Seek Death Penalty Against Atlanta Spa Shooting SuspectThe suspect in the shootings that left eight people dead at three Atlanta-area Asian spas, Robert Aaron Long, has been indicted on murder charges, with prosecutors seeking the death penalty for hate crimes targeting the sex and race of the victims.
Georgia's Citizen's Arrest Law Is RepealedGovernor Brian Kemp signed HB 479 into law, revoking Georgia's Citizen's Arrest law.
Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Won't Seek ReelectionLate Thursday night Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced that she will not seek reelection this year. She held a press conference on Friday to give further details.
Blaze Destroys Three Norcross BusinessesAn overnight fire damaged businesses at strip center on the corner of Norcross Tucker Rd and Oakwood Circle.
Rayshard Brooks Family Attorney Responds To Civil Board's Decision To Reinstate Garrett RolfeGarrett Rolfe, the former Atlanta police officer who fatally shot Rayshard Brooks in a Wendy's parking lot, was wrongly terminated, the Atlanta Civil Service Board has ruled.
Atlanta Mayor Addresses Violent Crimes, Shooting Death Of 15-Year-Old GirlMayor Keisha Lance Bottoms held a press conference Tuesday at Atlanta Police Department (APD) Headquarters to address crime, following a violent weekend of 12 shootings and four homicides.
C5 Georgia To Host Annual Drive For Youth Golf ClassicAfter cancelling last year's event due to the pandemic, the C5 Georgia Youth Foundation is planning its 8th Annual Drive For Youth Golf Classic on May 24, 2021, at the Country Club of the South in Johns Creek.
One Douglasville Man Dead After Tornado Touches DownA tree fell causing his death
Wheeler H.S. Students Continue Fight To Change Confederate School NameA group of students at Joseph Wheeler High School in Cobb County launched the Wheeler Name Change Initiative in August 2020. They say the Confederate leader’s name is a symbol of racial oppression, so they want the school renamed.
Federal Hate Crime Charges Filed In Ahmaud Arbery CaseThe three men accused of killing Arbury also face state murder charges.
Metro Organizations Reaching Out to Those Hesitant About COVD ShotsThey make it easier for them to get vaccinated.
Driver Of Passenger Van Charged After Crash Over The WeekendSix People died and 10 more were injured, including the driver Monica Manire
It’s National Superhero Day And There Are Plenty Of Heroes Right Here In Metro Atlanta.At Atlanta’s CW, we usually see superheroes flying through the skies and lifting cars. But in reality, superheroes are all around us and they don’t wear capes. And Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta matches these real-life heroes with those in need.
Memorial Vigil Honors Victims Killed In Gainesville Poultry Plant Nitrogen LeakMembers of several labor organizations held a vigil across from Foundation Food Group, the poultry plant where officials say a nitrogen leak killed six workers and injured several others.
Governor Kemp Signs Human Trafficking BillThe new law aims to reduce human trafficking.
Restaurants Partner With Open Hand Atlanta For 'Dining Out For Life' FundraiserOpen Hand Atlanta's 'Dining Out For Life' is April 26 through May 2, 2021. This year's fundraiser is following a hybrid model where you can eat out or order delivery.
Monster Jam To Make First-Ever Atlanta Motor Speedway Stop This WeekendThe wheels are in motion for some high-powered four-wheel action this weekend at the Atlanta Motor Speedway, as crews prepare for Monster Jam. It’s happening on the largest track in the event's history.