County commissioners take stage in debate for DeKalb County CEO position

County commissioners Steve Bradshaw, Larry Johnson, and Lorraine Cochran-Johnson are running for DeKalb’s highest office to ...

County commissioners Steve Bradshaw, Larry Johnson, and Lorraine Cochran-Johnson are running for DeKalb’s highest office to ...

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DeKalb CEO candidates present vision for county

The three candidates for DeKalb County chief executive discussed issues ranging from public safety to infrastructure to economic development on Thursday night at a forum in Stonecrest.

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Atlanta mayor makes endorsement in DeKalb County CEO race

Atlanta Mayor Andre Dickens has announced that he is supporting former DeKalb County Commissioner Larry Johnson in the race ...

Atlanta Mayor Andre Dickens has announced that he is supporting former DeKalb County Commissioner Larry Johnson in the race ...

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DeKalb County Hosts Record Restriction Clinic to Seal Criminal Arrest Records in Decatur

DeKalb County's Record Restriction Clinic on April 13 helped 147 individuals make their arrest records less visible to the ...

DeKalb County's Record Restriction Clinic on April 13 helped 147 individuals make their arrest records less visible to the ...

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Water main break affects downtown Decatur restaurants, residents

A water main break in downtown Decatur affected downtown restaurants and residents on Thursday evening, April 18.

A water main break in downtown Decatur affected downtown restaurants and residents on Thursday evening, April 18.

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Driver involved in death of Dekalb County Sheriff's Office Deputy released from jail

The driver who was arrested in connection to the death of a DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office (DCSO) Deputy was released from ...

The driver who was arrested in connection to the death of a DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office (DCSO) Deputy was released from ...

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South DeKalb resident honored on her 100th birthday

Born that year were actor Marlon Brando, President Jimmy Carter, writer and civil rights activist James Baldwin, Patricia ...

Born that year were actor Marlon Brando, President Jimmy Carter, writer and civil rights activist James Baldwin, Patricia ...

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Man accused of killing Ohio teen on his 14th birthday arrested in DeKalb

After eight months on the run, a man accused of killing a teenager on his 14th birthday in Ohio was arrested in metro Atlanta, the U.S. Marshals Service announced.

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Man charged in death of a DeKalb County Sheriff's deputy released from jail pending trial

Illinois Sheriff's Association has released a statement expressing disappointment with decision to release Nathan Sweeney.

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Forest Park Woman Charged With Trafficking Minor and Adult in DeKalb County, AG Chris Carr Spearheads Crackdown

Virginia Ann Bates was arrested in DeKalb County on charges of trafficking a minor and an adult for sex after an ...

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Suspicious man claiming to be Georgia Power worker demands entry to woman’s home, she says

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - A doorbell camera caught ... A spokesperson said if there is a service-related issue, you should look for a uniform, badge with their photo, name and logo, and a vehicle ...

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Vote for making DeKalb County great again

Fact — Three DeKalb County Commissioners (Hartman, Sanderson, Watson) voted on a solar field ordinance containing the specifications and requirements of said solar field design.

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‘Panic mode’: Water bill erupts to $344,000

She rents the house she lives in with her sister and two kids, and they’ve been without water since DeKalb County shut it off in November for nonpayment. Jones and her family didn’t use the ...

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DeKalb schools sales tax audit behind schedule; budget now tops $1 million

Auditors have been working for more than a year to evaluate how the DeKalb County School District has spent its sales tax funds. The cost of the project now tops $1 million, an increase tied to ...

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DeKalb man sentenced to 20 years in teen’s 2020 killing

A DeKalb County man was sentenced to 20 years in prison this week for killing a 19-year-old who attempted to rob him at gunpoint, officials said. A jury found that Trillian Haile, 36, of Stone ...

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DeKalb County man found guilty of child sexual abuse

DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. (WDEF) — A DeKalb County jury has found a man guilty of sodomy and child sexual abuse, according to District Attorney Summer Summerford. The jury found Joseph Thomas Roden ...

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Sheriff's deputy killed in Northern Illinois crash remembered as loving mom, sister

DEKALB, Ill. (CBS) – The DeKalb County Sheriff's deputy killed in the line of duty last week was laid to rest on Thursday. A public visitation was held for Musil inside the Northern Illinois ...

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DeKalb County

Amanda Thompkins’ family is desperate for answers days after the 25-year-old was shot and killed in a DeKalb County subdivision. More than 10 years after Autumn Hawkins, who has autism ...

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Inmate died at DeKalb County Jail on Sunday, sheriff’s office says

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office announced an inmate had died while in custody on Sunday. According to the sheriff’s office, Van Lebron Johnson, 57, was in an inmate ...

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DeKalb school board approves $325,000 settlement for former superintendent

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — The DeKalb County School Board signed off on paying more than $300,000 to settle its former superintendent’s contract. In 2022, the board voted to remove Cheryl Watson-Harris.

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DeKalb County opens applications for summer job training program

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - Hundreds of DeKalb County teens and young adults can get a jump start on securing jobs for the summer. Applications are now open for the county's eighth-annual DeKalb Virtual ...

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DeKalb County Resources

Purdue Extension - DeKalb County touches every aspect and each stage of the lives of Hoosiers in DeKalb County. Partnering with DeKalb County's residents, we are growing communities, training tomorrow ...

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