Shooting At Decatur Pizza Hut

DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — DeKalb County police say a customer at a Pizza Hut shot a restaurant employee before using the gun to kill himself. The double shooting happened Saturday at one of the pizza […]


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Preview This! Joyful Noise

Opening this week at a theatre near you: Joyful Noise (2011) After the untimely death of a choir director, two hard-willed women vie for control of the choir. Will traditional gospel-style music, favored by Vi […]



7 Year Old Zederick Carr’s Mother Demand Action!

Today on Powertalk with Lorraine Jacques White, we sat down with Tiffany Isaac, the mother 7 Year Old Zederick Carr, who was ran over and killed while crossing Flat Shoals Parkway in Decatur earlier this week.  […]


Christmas Tree Vendors Set Up Shop On New York City's Sidewalks

The Grinch Stole Their Christmas Tree!

Decatur (AJC)-A Decatur-area family is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the thief who stole their live Christmas tree out of their front yard – lights, decorations and […]


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Coyotes in Decatur Have Neighbors Upset

DECATUR (WAOK/AJC)-A Decatur neighborhood is the latest in the metro Atlanta area to report problems with coyotes allegedly attacking pets and frightening people.  A woman said a coyote killed her cat recently along East Parkwood […]



Reward Offered In Decatur Sexual Assault-UPDATE

    DECATUR (WAOK)-Crimestoppers is offering a two-thousand dollar reward for information about a convicted felon, now accused of sexually assaulting and robbing a disabled Decatur woman. Investigators are looking for 54-year old Donnie Bess, […]


New Orleans Family Attempts to Re-Settle in Lower Ninth Ward

“Library Mom” Talks to WAOK Following Guilty Verdict

Atlanta (WAOK)-Donetta Foster known as the “library mom” was convicted of obstruction of justice on Wednesday in Dekalb County and was sentenced to one year probation, community service and anger management classes. Foster was charged […]


Sharp Budget Cuts Loom For All Sectors Of California's Infrastructure

Mother Faces Charges Over Son’s Laughing In Library

Updated 09/06/11 4:31 p.m. Atlanta (WAOK)– A trial date has been set for a 20-year-old single mother who was arrested after her son made laughing noises while in a Decatur library.  Donnetta Foster was thrown out of […]


Thieves Break Into Over 36 Dekalb County Police Cruisers

ATLANTA (WAOK)- Police in Dekalb are trying to figure out how thieves broke into 36 police cruisers. The cars were parked in the Dekalb maintenance yard. When a worker arrived last Friday, he found that the […]


Man Shoots Toddler In Road Rage Incident

DECATUR, Ga. (WAOK) – A mother in Decatur was shocked when a man shot a bullet through her car, striking her young child, in an apparent fit of road rage. Tabitha Williams was driving her […]