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Severe Weather Hits The Metro Area: It Was A Supercell Thunderstorm

Tornado sirens wailed across the Atlanta area Monday. Tornado watches and warnings were issued through the day by the National Weather Service Office in Peachtree City (GA). Various sizes of hail were reported in north […]

WAOK-AM–04/20/2015

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Dekalb D.A. Robert James and Interim CEO Lee May Go On Record with Rashad Richey

Today on Real Talk with Rashad Richey, Dekalb County Interim CEO Lee May called in and discussed the letter he received from District Attorney Robert James in regards to the investigation into corruption in Dekalb […]

WAOK-AM–03/30/2015

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Interim CEO Launches Investigation into Corruption in Dekalb County

Interim Dekalb County CEO Lee May appointed former Georgia Attorney General Mike Bowers, to lead a special investigation into corruption in Dekalb County. Over the past few years Dekalb County has been troubled with allegations […]

WAOK-AM–03/20/2015

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Too Much Truth: #TeamAngieStone or #TeamDiamondStone?

On Tuesday we learned Singer Angie Stone was arrested in Dekalb County for domestic aggravated assault for allegedly getting into a fight with her 30-year old daughter, Diamond Stone. The fight resulted in Angie Stone […]

WAOK-AM–03/11/2015

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[VIDEO] Cong Johnson Says A Poem For Eric Garner Because “I’m A Black Man”

Georgia Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-4th) says “I’m a black man and I see black males being the victims of extra judicial killings that go unaccounted for. There’s no accountability.” Representative Johnson says there seem to […]

WAOK-AM–12/05/2014

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Suspect In Bus Stop Shooting Charged In Sex Assaults

DeKalb County police say 18-year-old Christopher Merritt, the man accused of killing 19-year-old Marcaysia Dawkins at a bus stop, is also suspected in three sexual assaults.

12/01/2014

Records show a death certificate had been filed in Georgia for rapper Tim Dog, whose real name was Timothy Blair, before Mississippi  authorities ordered an arrest warrant.

Prosecutors: Arrest Warrant Was Issued After Man Died

A death certificate for rapper Tim Dog shows he was dead when a warrant was issued for his arrest last year.

09/16/2014

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Neighbors Say Crazed Man Decapitates Stuffed Animal, Vandalizes American Flag

It may sound like a scene out of a movie, but for one Dekalb County neighborhood, it’s a reality.

09/14/2014

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Elaine Boyer Resigns after Being Exposed for Corruption

Dekalb County Commissioner Elaine Boyer, has officially resigned after informing the public that she is being investigated by federal authorities for spending taxpayer money. Reports allege that Boyer charged over 16 thousand dollars in personal […]

WAOK-AM–08/26/2014

Former Dekalb Co. Sheriff’s Office Employee Files Suit

Today on Real Talk with Rashad Richey, our special guest was Darling Thompson, a former employee of the Dekalb County Sheriff’s Office. Thompson alleges in a lawsuit that the Sheriff made employees work on his […]

WAOK-AM–07/17/2014

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