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WEATHER ALERT: Schools, offices delay openings Tuesday due to possibility of black ice
Metro Atlanta is not quite done with the winter weather. According to Channel 2 Action News meteorologist Brad Nitz, a few snow flurries are possible overnight when temperatures dip into the low 30s. When Atlanta wakes up Tuesday, it could lead to black ice on the roadways.
Police identify victims in DeKalb County double homicide
DECATUR, Ga. (FOX 5 Atlanta) - Police in DeKalb County are investigating after two people were found dead in a home early Monday morning. The DeKalb County Police Department said they are investigating a double homicide at a home in the 4400 block of Old Lake Drive in an unincorporated area of DeKal
Your Festive Guide To Holiday Events in Georgia
If you're looking to take a break away from holiday shopping, several holiday events in and around Atlanta are attracting friends and families from all over. "On Second Thought" invited theater critic and Arts ATL contributor Kelundra Smith to give her picks of holiday performances and shows. Floyd
2 cousins found shot dead in Georgia home: 'This has broken us totally apart'
DEKALB COUNTY, GA. — Two menwere found shot to death in a Georgia home early Monday, police said. The men, identified as 33-year-old Michael Wigfall and 36-year-old Robert Collier, were lying on the ground in the DeKalb County home when police arrived about 1 a.m., according to an incident report ob
Falcons coach Dan Quinn says team has to ‘make changes’ after loss to Packers
The Atlanta Falcons suffered yet another disappointing loss on Sunday afternoon, dropping their fifth straight game in a 34-20 defeat at the hands of the Green Bay Packers. It has pushed them completely out of the playoff picture with three games left in the regular season. Following the game, head
DeKalb Schools Make Decision On Dec. 11 Schedule
DECATUR, GA — The DeKalb County School District said it will open on a two-hour delay on Tuesday, Dec. 11 due to the threat of black ice that is expected around metro Atlanta.
Video, white SUV key in DeKalb man’s killing outside his garage
It’s been a week since Christopher Jamaal Barber’s mother found her son fighting for his life outside his Lithonia home. Since then, no arrests have been made in the case and all police seemingly have to work with are a gun found in Barber’s front yard and surveillance video of the deadly attack tha
New Decatur Home Is An Absolute Must See
DECATUR, GA -- Here is this week's Wow House. Features: An absolute must see home! Now finished, staged and ready for move in! Unlike anything else out there, this 5ba/6ba new home features coveted master-on-the-main, additional guest/office, laundry rm. Upstairs has fabulous flex space, 3 large add
Video shows teens jump from stolen car, run across I-85 after chase
COWETA COUNTY, Ga. - Police say two teenagers in a car stolen near Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport led officers on a chase that ended with sheriff's deputies firing gunshots, but no one was injured.
Decatur’s Legacy Park master plan approved, next comes annexation
Decatur City Manager Peggy Merriss occasionally points out, “nothing moves fast in a democracy.” But last week (on Dec. 3) after city commissioners approved the Decatur Legacy Park Master Plan, she recalled, “It was just about two years ago tonight [commissioners] authorized us to begin negotiating
First Look: LLoyd’s Restaurant and Lounge brings retro-cool to DeKalb Ave.
Starting with the double capital L spelling of its name, and the cheeky motto, “Where nobody knows your name,” LLoyd’s Restaurant and Lounge is a decidedly quirky place. The retro-cool spot from Victory Brands restaurant group opened in late November in the new Dickey mixed-use development on DeKalb
MONDAY’S WEATHER-TRAFFIC: Mountain snow showers to change over to rain
» For a detailed forecast, visit The Atlanta Journal-Constitution weather page. Snow continues to fall over parts of far North Georgia, adding about a half-inch to an inch to weekend accumulations, according to Channel 2 Action News.
Ty Dolla $ign Indicted on Felony Drug Possession Charges After Atlanta Arrest
Ty Dolla $ign has been indicted on felony drug possession charges stemming from the hitmaker‘s Atlanta-area arrest on September 5th. Grand jury documents obtained by Rolling Stone reveal that the rapper-singer born Tyrone Griffin Jr. faces charges of felony cocaine possession, felony possession of S
Atlanta United MLS Cup victory parade: Roads closed downtown
ATLANTA - Crews are getting ready for a parade to celebrate Atlanta United. The home team are national champions this morning!. The parade for the MLS Champion winners begins at 10 a.m. in downtown Atlanta.
2 cousins found shot dead in DeKalb home
Two men were found shot to death in a DeKalb County home early Monday, police said. The men, identified as 33-year-old Michael Wigfall and 36-year-old Robert Collier, were lying on the ground in the home when police arrived about 1 a.m., according to an incident report obtained by AJC.com.
Atlanta United MLS Cup victory parade: Roads to be closed downtown
ATLANTA — Crews are getting ready for aparade to celebrate Atlanta United. The home team are national champions this morning!. The parade for the MLS Champion winners begins at 10 a.m. in downtown Atlanta.
New Birth’s new pastor promises church’s rebirth
Jamal Bryant, the new senior pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church, had a few words for doubters about the future of the DeKalb megachurch. “New Birth has resilient people,” he said to a packed church in which nearly every seat on the lower level was filled.
Falcons vs. Packers Q&A: Which team wins Sunday?
In their first game in over 13 years without Mike McCarthy, the Green Bay Packers take the field against the Atlanta Falcons. Dave Choate of The Falcoholic was kind enough to answer some of our questions about the Falcons and provide some insight into their strengths and weaknesses.
Falcons Highlights: Julio Jones finishes first drive vs. Packers
Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones caught three passes on the team's opening drive, including a 21-yard touchdown to give Atlanta a 7-0 lead in the first quarter against the Green Bay Packers.
5 New Decatur-Avondale Estates Area Properties For Sale
DECATUR-AVONDALE ESTATES, GA — Looking for a new house nearby, but tired of seeing the same old property listings again and again? You've come to the right place! To help simplify your search, we here at Patch have compiled the latest batch of new listings nearby.