South Fulton cities usher in holidays
by Noreen Cochran
November 26, 2014 08:59 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
City agendas, usually filled with expenditures and ordinances, will have festive supplements next week as municipalities light their Christmas trees. Fairburn will be first out of the box with its tree lighting and fireworks display Saturday from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the new multipurpose stage behind Oz Pizza, 5 SW Broad St., in the historic downtown district. About 500 residents are expected to gather at the new outdoor venue, which city Events Coordinator D’Avante Parks, D.Min., said...
Black Friday sales kick off holiday shopping season
Black Friday was already well underway before many awoke this morning. The traditional kickoff to the holiday shopping season has become a two-day affair, with more stores opening before people put...
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Column: Junior E. Lee analyzes elections, predicts president
I was on St. Simons Island last week scarfing down massive amounts of corn-fried shrimp at the exquisite little Georgia Sea Grill when someone came to the table to inquire if Junior E. Lee had fini...
Nov 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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East Point group hopes to keep 1930s site intact
An 18-month fight to keep Depression-era buildings from the wrecking ball – or from falling apart – is about to get longer as a preservation group seeks to capitalize on a recent victory. The East ...
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Elected officials and college degrees
Apr 04, 2014 | 1285767 views | 0 0 comments | 771 771 recommendations | email to a friend | print

Do you think it is important for elected officials to have college degrees?