Census 2020 Deadline: Atlanta Mayor Urges Residents To RespondTime is running out for residents to complete the 2020 Census. In a virtual press conference on September 16, 2020, Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms need to respond to the census by the September 30, 2020 deadline to ensure future funding for the city.
Controversy Brews Over Atlanta's Tennis Courts Management ContractThe answer to who will manage Atlanta’s tennis courts is still up in the air, and here lately, it’s back and forth over the net between the former contractor, Universal Tennis Management (UTM), also known as Universal Tennis Academy (UTA), and a recommended contractor, Agape Tennis Academy.
TAKE 3: 09.15.2020
Ryan Felton Indicted For Cryptocurrency-Based Schemes, Cost $2M In LossesAn Atlanta director/producer has been indicted for allegedly operating cryptocurrency-based investment schemes that cost victims over $2 million in losses.
Atlanta City Council Shelves Proposed Contract For New Tennis Court ManagerAtlanta City Council voted 14-1 yesterday in favor of discarding a recommendation for Agape Tennis Academy to manage the city’s five tennis courts.
Black Restaurant Week In Metro Atlanta: Local Businesses Serving Up DiscountsBlack Restaurant Week is from September 4-13, 2020, and highlights several Black restaurants and chefs from around the Atlanta area. CW69's Valencia Jones visited two of the participating businesses.
Georgia Man Recruited Transients To Cash Fraudulent Checks In FloridaA Georgia man was sentenced to federal prison Friday for attempting to recruit transient people to cash fraudulent checks.
Celebration Of Life Held For Freedom Rider, Civil Rights Activist William HarbourFamily and friends gathered for a Celebration of Life Service at Murray Brothers Cascade Chapel in Atlanta on September 2, 2020, to remember Freedom Rider and civil rights activist Dr. William Harbour.
Disinfectant Company Embraces Technology As Students Return To SchoolAs schools begin to reopen, one Tampa Bay company says it's working to keep students returning to the classroom safe with new technology.
TAKE 3: 08.25.2020
3 Alarm Fire In Midtown Apartment ComplexAtlanta Fire Rescue reports they are currently responding to a three alarm fire at 517 Main Street, NE near the Lindbergh MARTA station. Firefighters are working the fire through the attic of a four story apartment building.
TAKE 3: 08.18.2020
Atlanta Man Charged With Possession Of 170 kg Of Heroin and 36 GunsAtlanta drug dealer, Antonio DaShawn Daniels has been indicted on federal charges related to possession with the intent to distribute heroin, cocaine, and marijuana, and possession of a firearm in furtherance of drug trafficking.
The Boot: Fulton County DA Trounced In Runoff Election 3 To 1Paul Howard, who handled Atlanta school cheating scandal, the Ray Lewis murder case and the police killing of Rayshard Brooks during his lengthy tenure, lost the runoff election as Fulton County's top prosecutor.
TAKE 3: 08/11/2020