Common Core defended at public hearing in Dunwoody
by Christine Fonville
August 26, 2014 09:51 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
At a public hearing last week held by the state Board of Education at Dunwoody High School, Barbara Hampton, the sixth district representative for the board, listened to parents, teachers and administrators’ ideas and concerns regarding performance and public education. Hampton said the purpose of the listening session was to hear comments about Common Core in regards to mathematics and language arts for the upcoming formal evaluation of the standards by the board. Each DeKalb resid...
Former DeKalb commissioner Boyer charged with stealing county funds
Elaine Boyer, the former commissioner of District 1 in DeKalb County, has been arraigned on charges relating to her embezzlement of county funds and misuse of her county credit card. “As an elected...
Aug 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Column: Obama: But I don’t wanna go to work!
Here’s some pure speculation for you: Barack Obama is tired of being president. Oh, sure, he likes the perks of the office. Air Force One, the big helicopter, fancy limousines, the soldier salutes,...
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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North DeKalb 2014 Football Preview: CROSS KEYS
For the past four seasons, Cross Keys has played a non-region schedule and will continue to do so this season despite a move to Class AAAA...
Aug 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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County-issued credit cards
Apr 08, 2014 | 129860 views | 0 0 comments | 163 163 recommendations | email to a friend | print

Should there be an accountability system for county-issued credit cards?