Tag: Georgia

September 7, 2017

Stonecrest Mayor Jason Lary announced the city is adopting Port Arthur, Texas in response to the catastrophic flooding from Hurricane Harvey. He said the city is also preparing for relief efforts that might be needed as Hurricane Irma heads toward Florida and Savannah, Georgia. Lary and a team of Stonecrest officials were on the phone […]

August 30, 2017

Gov. Nathan Deal today outlined Georgia’s efforts to assist in Hurricane Harvey rescue and recovery operations in Texas. He also announced steps taken to help safeguard Georgians’ fuel supply during the aftermath of the hurricane. “On behalf of all Georgians, Sandra and I continue to pray for the victims of Hurricane Harvey as they continue […]

August 29, 2017

                Gov. Nathan Deal, joined by First Lady Sandra Deal, members of the King family, Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed, and other dignitaries,  on Monday unveiled the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. statue at the northeast quadrant of the State Capitol. The eight-foot-tall bronze statue was created with locally […]

May 31, 2017

The DeKalb County Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs is inviting parents to learn more about summer day camp programs during orientation night on Thursday, June 1, at 7 p.m. Summer camp programs are offered for youths ages 5-15 and information sessions will be held at all recreation centers, except Redan Recreation Center. For […]

May 5, 2017

Collegiate-level sections of the National Council of Negro Women, Inc. (NCNW) participated in a statewide pajama fellowship on Saturday, April 22 at Georgia State University.  This event was an opportunity for collegiate sections of NCNW to network and brainstorm ideas on how to connect throughout the state.   Spearheaded by DeMicha Luster of Atlanta, the […]

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