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  1. Lock down lifted at Columbia Elementary School, 1 man shot  CBS46 News Atlanta
  2. Man ran to day care for help after being shot, police say | WSB-TV  WSB Atlanta
  3. Victim runs to day care parking lot after shooting nearby  Atlanta Journal Constitution
  4. Two DeKalb County schools went on lock down Wednesday morning due to a nearby shooting
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Columbia High School Principal looking to rediscover herself in retirement

After 34 years of working in DeKalb County schools, Columbia High School Principal Stephanie Amey is ready to start writing the newest chapter of her life: ...

Gunman prompts lockdown at DeKalb’s Columbia High School  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Columbia High School was temporarily on lockdown Monday after a school resource officer confronted a man with a gun, the DeKalb County school system ...

DeKalb Schools 2018 Graduation Dates Announced  Decatur, GA Patch

DeKalb Schools 2018 Graduation Dates Announced - Decatur-Avondale Estates, GA - Decatur High School also has announced the time and location of its ...

High expectations for incoming Chargers  Columbia Daily Herald

With fall semester classes set to begin Monday, Columbia State men's basketball coach Winston Neal is optimistic heading into his fourth season at the Charger ...

Columbia High in DeKalb closed Friday due to fire; classes to go on  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Columbia High School in DeKalb County will be closed for classes on Friday after a fire at the school Thursday morning caused officials to evacuate students.

Here is the complete DeKalb County school graduation schedule for 2018  Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb County high schools will host graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2018 at the Georgia World Congress Center in downtown Atlanta.

Lancaster, Chester notch wins as prep football season heats up  The Herald

The Herald's Sept. 7, 2018 high school football roundup, featuring info from the York-Dorman, Lancaster-Nation Ford, Great Falls-Andrew Jackson games, ...

DeKalb SAT scores improve by nearly 20 points  Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb County schools improved their overall SAT score by 18 points, officials said.

Falcons players turn to mom for motivation  FOX 5 Atlanta

As the Falcons grind their way through long days at the facility, practices in the heat and loads of information to digest, a little extra motivation can help.

Which DeKalb schools have the most student suspensions?  Atlanta Journal Constitution

How does your school handle discipline problems? This new ranking of DeKalb County schools may surprise you. A searchable database by The Atlanta ...

Dooly County defeats Columbia High School in scrimmage - Cordele Dispatch  Cordele Dispatch

VIENNA- The Dooly County Bobcats squared off with the Columbia High School Eagles from Decatur on Saturday night for a preseason football scrimmage.

What it takes: DeKalb valedictorians share secrets to success  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Now that high school seniors are graduating, the class of 2018 is ready for college. Some are headed to Harvard, MIT and other prestigious institutions out of ...

‘This is no lingerie football’: What it’s like to play for SC women’s football team  The State

South Carolina Smash is the state's only women's tackle football team. Based in Columbia, SC, the team is part of the Women's Football Alliance, a national ...

Arrest made in Columbia High senior’s shooting death  Atlanta Journal Constitution

An arrest has been made in the shooting last week that killed an innocent Columbia High School senior, police said.

DeKalb's Chris Tucker tells kids to work hard for their dreams  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The auditorium at the Porter Sanford Center in Decatur was filled with hundreds of minority middle school kids waiting for Chris Tucker to take the stage at the ...

2019 Prospect Spotlight: Brandon Bunkley  Dawg Sports

Now that 2018 is wrapped up, it's time to start thinking about the prospects who might make up Georgia's 2019 signing class. One area where the Bulldogs ...

10 Students Named State Farm Scholars Perimeter College  Georgia State University News

Ten students in Georgia State University's Perimeter Academy were named State Farm Scholars and will receive scholarships and leadership training.

Honor student at low-income DeKalb school starts STEM robotics team  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Beneath Quan Usher's unpretentious demeanor is a STEM robotics student leader with a determination. Prior to Quan attending DeKalb's Columbia High School ...

Columbia HS senior killed outside Decatur apartment complex | WSB-TV  WSB Atlanta

DeKalb County police are searching for the person responsible for shooting and killing a high school student who was months from graduation.

Decatur High band students participating in College Football Championship ceremony

About 50 members of the Decatur High Marching Band will be a part of the opening ceremonies for the College Football National Championship being played ...

These award-winning Atlanta students are headed to HBCUs  Atlanta Journal Constitution

When a metro Atlanta student wins the AJC Cup, it means they're going places. For these 10 students, that place is a historically black college or university.

DeKalb Schools announces high school graduations  Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb County School District has announced its 2017 high school graduation dates and locations.

How Brandon Hardy became the most recognizable fan in Notre Dame's student section  Notre Dame Insider

Brandon Hardy likes gold, but you probably already knew that. It's not hard to spot Hardy at a Notre Dame football or basketball game. In a sea of students, the ...

DeKalb Schools high school valedictorians, salutatorians recognized  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The DeKalb County School District has announced its valedictorians and salutatorians for the class of 2017. High School graduation dates and locations were ...

Former ESPN, Channel 2 anchor Sara Walsh returns to air with NFL on Fox  The Tennessean

Sara Walsh was laid off by ESPN in 2017. She returned to the air for the first time on NFL on Fox for the Saints vs Falcons game.

DeKalb County Schools begins graduations May 19  Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb County School District officials released the graduation schedule for the 2015-2016 school year, with ceremonies having begun Friday and running ...

Which metro Atlanta schools have the most student suspensions?  Atlanta Journal Constitution

How does your school handle discipline problems? This new ranking may surprise you. A searchable database by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution allows users ...

Outage stops Georgia voter registrations at driver’s license offices  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A computer outage at driver's license offices across Georgia on Friday prevented first-time applicants for licenses or ID cards from registering to vote at the same ...

Bragbook for Aug. 17  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Jamilla P. Gilbert of Decatur earned a Masters degree from McDaniel College.

Georgia schools that could fall under state control  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal unveiled a plan Tuesday that would give the state authority to takeover underperforming schools. Here's the list of schools the ...

Pearl says Auburn's motto is ‘we’ve got Bryce Brown and you don’t’  Montgomery Advertiser

Auburn coach Bruce Pearl sees a lot of comparisons in Bryce Brown to his days at Tennessee with Chris Lofton.

GHSA brings on private investigator and proposes controversial rule to limit transfers  WXIA-TV

Update: GHSA votes on proposal. More details here. THOMASTON, Ga. -- GHSA is trying to crack down on transfers. The state's high school sports governing ...

#Team11: Breaking down every GA high school football state championship game

Just one win away. Eight teams are just one win away from hoisting the GHSA state championship trophy. The first four state championship games are on Friday ...

Jeff Herron leaving Grayson after one season to coach in S.C.

One of the most successful high school football coaches in Georgia is leaving the state. Jeff Herron is leaving Grayson High School after one season to take the ...

#Team11: GA high school football live blog week 6

Jefferson 31. Gainesville 28. History Made!!!! — Jefferson Football (@JeffersonFootba) September 24, 2016 ...

10 Famous Actors From Atlanta  Back Stage

The secret is out: Atlanta is one of the hottest emerging markets in the film and television industry, and an amazing place for up-and-comers to develop their craft ...

Georgia high school football games canceled, postponed because of hurricane

Here is a list of high school football games around Georgia that have been canceled or postponed due to inclement weather. Check back for updates: PHOTOS ...

Atlanta man accused of fatally shooting teen arrested in Detroit  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Dwight Lewis was arrested in Detroit six months after police say he shot and killed 16-year-old Keosha Tinch at an Atlanta apartment complex.

Suspect arrested in shooting of 2 police officers | WSB-TV  WSB Atlanta

Channel 2 Action News has confirmed a suspect has been arrested in the shooting of two police officers near a DeKalb County apartment complex.

Life, death and gangs in south DeKalb  MyAJC

Authorities blame a string of killings on a street gang — and say most of the victims were gang members, too. But in a place where guns and drugs are abundant ...

Grayson rallies to upset Roswell in overtime thriller and win 7A title

ATLANTA -- What better way for the Georgia Dome and GHSA to part ways than a midnight thriller? The No. 10 Grayson Rams (14-1) rallied to stun the No.

3-star guard Bryce Brown signs with Auburn  Auburn Tigers Official Athletic Site

Nov. 14, 2014 Bryce Brown, a 3-star shooting guard from Decatur, Ga., signed a National Letter of Intent with the Auburn basketball program, head coach Bruce ...

Bryce Brown: 'I didn't know winning would feel this good'  247Sports

AUBURN, Ala. – Practice was over on Monday, the gameplan for Wednesday night's game at Missouri in place. But for Bryce Brown, the work wasn't done.

Roswell quarterback commits to Auburn

ROSWELL, Ga. -- Roswell High School quarterback Malik Willis de-committed from Virginia Tech and decided to commit to the Auburn Tigers, according to ...

Former DeKalb schools COO gets 15 years  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The former chief operating officer for DeKalb County schools was sentenced to 15 years in prison and her former husband was sentenced to eight years in ...

Cedar Grove has explosive first half, halts GAC rally to win first title

ATLANTA -- The Cedar Grove Saints had an explosive first half and held off a late rally to defeat Greater Atlanta Christain 30-19 in the 3A state championship at ...

Valdosta defeats Tucker to win 24th state title after 18-year drought

ATLANTA -- The state championship trophy is heading back to Valdosta. Valdosta Wildcats quarterbacks Josh Belton and Hunter Holt combined for 167 passing ...

Cartersville dominates Thomson to win second straight title

ATLANTA -- Cartersville's Trey Creamer scored four touchdowns, and quarterback Trevor Lawrence threw for 196 yards and two touchdowns to beat the ...

Lee Co. trolls Johns Creek baseball with appeal jokes during game 3  WXIA-TV

LEESBURG, Ga. -- Lee County didn't hold back. The Trojans faced the Johns Creek Gladiators in game three of the state semifinals on Friday after the ...

$10K reward offered for man in deadly shooting of teen  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The FBI and Atlanta police are offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of a man wanted in connection with the shooting death of a DeKalb ...

5 things to know about Gov. Deal’s Opportunity School District  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Introduced in the 2015 Legislative Session, Gov. Nathan Deal's plan would create a statewide school district and give his office broad new powers to take over ...

Teen was killed a week before birthday; suspect sought  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Dwight Lewis is accused of firing several shots and killing 16-year-old Keosha Tinch as she sat in an SUV in southwest Atlanta.

#Team11 Game of the Week: Rockdale Co. vs. Heritage

UPDATE: Heritage beats Rockdale Co. 39-28. It is the first time the Patriots have beaten the Bulldogs since 2012. Highlights and reaction tonight on 11Alive ...

Signing Day: A closer look at IU's 2015 class  Indianapolis Star

IU's 2015 football recruiting class DE JOE BELDEN From: Avon (Avon HS) Rank: Bio/stats: What they are saying about him: ATH ANDRE BROWN From:

VOTE NOW: #Team 11 Game of the Week

Note: The results you see after voting are showing you the percentage of votes that each school has received. With more than 750,000 votes cast (and rapidly ...

Tavaras Hardy Completes @GTMBB Coaching Staff – Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets  Georgia Tech Official Athletic Site

May 5, 2016. THE FLATS – Tavaras Hardy, a Division I assistant coach for 10 years at Georgetown and Northwestern, has joined the Georgia Tech staff as an ...

Army National Combine participants

Here is a look at the list of prospects expected to participate in the 2016 U.S. Army National Combine in San Antonio on Friday, Jan. 8.

750 jurors summoned for racketeering trial of former DeKalb School superintendent and others  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Around 750 summonses have been sent in hopes of finding 12 jurors and four alternates to hear the upcoming racketeering trial of former DeKalb County ...

Seven more players join BenU at Mesa for school's inaugural basketball season  Benedictine University Newsroom

Mesa, Arizona ~ Seven players signed letters of intent to play basketball at Benedictine University at Mesa at ceremonies on July 10, in the Community Room of ...

Santa helps Herring, Holloman commit to UGA in holiday-themed video

The Georgia Bulldogs picked up two big, local commitments from the Class of 2017. Malik Herring, a 4-star defensive end from Mary Persons High School, and ...

Loss of father driving Georgia State’s Cheridor  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Mackendy Cheridor touches the black necklace every time he leaves his room.It bears the names of his father and mother: Antione and Julienne.

Signing Day Central 2015  TigerNet

National Signing Day 2015 is here! Check back all day to see the latest on Clemson's 2015 recruiting class.

Chris Tucker Performs at The Joint at The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas

Comedian and actor Chris Tucker performed at The Joint at The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas on October 9, 2011. Tucker recently returned to the ...

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