DeKalb voters keep Mann as sheriff, decide school board seats
by Christine Fonville
July 22, 2014 11:26 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
The results are in for the July 22 runoff elections in DeKalb County. In the special election sheriff’s race for the county, incumbent Jeff Mann gained 40,537 of the total 53,090 votes sweeping the race with 76.36 percent compared to Vernon Jones’ 12,553 votes or 23.63 percent. For the board of education district 3 race, incumbent Michael Erwin gained 4,164, or 58.81 percent, of the 7,080 total votes, beating Atticus LeBlanc’s 2,916 or 41.19 percent. In district 4 of the board of ed...
DeKalb voters keep Mann as sheriff, decide school board seats
The results are in for the July 22 runoff elections in DeKalb County. In the special election sheriff’s race for the county, incumbent Jeff Mann gained 40,537 of the total 53,090 votes sweeping the...
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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CLOSE CALL: DeKalb boy's heart stops while swimming, rare heart defect diagnosed
On May 15, Adam and Julie Grier experienced what most parents fear — their son Jackson was found with no heartbeat at the bottom a neighborhood pool. As his 5-year-old brother Connor later explaine...
Jul 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Guest column: What sort of man picks on hungry children?
District 1 U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston calls himself a “fiscal hawk” who would slash federal budgets with a machete. He especially wants to chop federal assistance programs for the elderly, the disable...
Jul 10, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
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County-issued credit cards
Apr 08, 2014 | 88167 views | 0 0 comments | 156 156 recommendations | email to a friend | print

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