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.
Atlanta Film FestivalCelebrating its 45th Anniversary, the Atlanta Film Festival and Creative Conference is the premier celebration of cinema in the Southeast and continue until May 2nd. https://www.atlantafilmfestival.com/
Celebrating Earth Day: Metro Atlanta Organizations Plant Trees To Support The EnvironmentEarth Day is meant to demonstrate support for the environment and its protection. Several Metro Atlanta organizations took part in celebrations to help the planet.
Atlanta Attorneys For George Floyd's Family Reflect On Winning Chauvin CaseThe Atlanta-based attorneys who represent George Floyd's family are celebrating after the guilty verdict of former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin.
Senate Judiary Committee Holds Hearings On Voting LawsGeorgia Senator Raphael Warnock was one of the people testifying before the committee.
Faith Leaders Call For Home Depot BoycottThey say the company did not participate a virtual meeting last week on the new voting law.
DeKalb Co. Breaks Ground On $1.4 Million Community Youth FarmThe more than 50 acres at the former Bransby Outdoor YMCA in Lithonia is the new home of the Education, Market, Botanicals, Agriculture and Recreational Center (E.M.B.A.R.C.) Community Youth Farm.
Atlantic Station Market Vendors Welcome Community Support During PandemicIf you’re looking for a place to shop and support lots of small business owners during the pandemic, The Maker’s Market at Atlantic Station could be your one-stop-shop.
Atlanta Artist Creates Murals Of Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, Stacey Abrams And OthersMurals of several familiar faces are displayed outside a studio on John Wesley Dobbs Avenue
Carroll County Sheriff's Office Released Dashcam Footage From Monday's Chase and Deadly ShootingThe Carroll County Sheriff's Office says Corporal Jamison Trout and Deputy Jay Repetto were driving down the road looking for a hurt officer when Pier Shelton walked up and shot at them.
Atlanta Native Creates Custom Fit Clothes Using 3D TechnologyLocal resident Teresa Kennedy likes shopping online, especially now that there’s a way to try on clothes virtually.
Brookhaven Zumba Class Boosts Energy, Lifts Spirits During PandemicIf you eat or shop at Town Brookhaven on Saturdays, you just might come across an energetic Zumba class, right in the center of all the action.
Rebuilding Together Atlanta Awarded National Grant For Westside Revitalization ProjectsA $150,000 grant is breathing new life into Atlanta's Westside, including the homes of some seniors and veterans.