Hapeville building collapse to lead to redesign
by Noreen Cochran
July 29, 2015 02:11 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
A two-story building’s roof collapsed last week in Hapeville but workers were able to escape with minor injuries, according to City Manager William Whitson. The historic city-owned building, circa 1910, at 597 N. Central Ave. was undergoing a $280,000 renovation by Decatur-based contractor Diversified Construction when the incident occurred July 21 at about 9 a.m. “At the time of the collapse, workers were on the roof and escaped with two minor injuries that were treated and release...
Confederate flags found around MLK center, Ebenezer church
Federal authorities and police are investigating after Confederate battle flags were found around the Ebenezer Baptist Church and the Martin Luther King Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change in A...
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Column: Let’s all agree Ray Charles belongs on a pedestal
Blessed are we, the peacemakers. Ours is a lonely lot. I had hoped I could cut back on pacifying petulant poops and spend more time on my latest passion – learning to play the flugelhorn. Alas, it ...
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Confederate Flag
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Should the Confederate flag be displayed on government property?