Cobb Co. Police Increase Security Measures For World SeriesWith fans expected to crowd Truist Park and The Battery for the World Series through the weekend, Cobb County police say they’re taking extra safety measures, and they’re asking for help from the public.
Hosea Helps Celebrates 50th Anniversary And Grand Opening Of New FacilityHosea Helps is celebrating 50 years and the grand opening of their new location. Celebrities and community leaders helped cut the ribbon on the new facility on October 28, 2021.
Atlanta Public Schools Holds Renaming Ceremonies For Midtown High School And StadiumAtlanta Public School officials celebrated the renaming of Midtown High School, formerly known as the historic Grady High School, on October 27, 2021. It's now among a list of APS schools that have removed the names of Confederate or White supremist leaders.
Atlanta Police Officer Recovering Months After Drunk Driver Slammed Into His Patrol CarAtlanta Police Officer Duc Vo spoke for the first time months after a drunk driver slammed into his patrol car.
6th Annual Free College Scholarship Fair Underway In StonecrestA major fair at New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Stonecrest is providing millions of dollars in free college scholarship funds through October 28, 2021.
Fans Give Atlanta Braves A Big Send-Off To The World SeriesFans crowded The Battery outside Truist Park on October 25, 2021, to send the Atlanta Braves off to the World Series. They cheered the team on as the players loaded the buses for Houston.
Atlanta School Renamed For Baseball Legend Hank AaronForrest Hill Academy in Atlanta Public Schools is now called the Henry Louis “Hank” Aaron New Beginnings Academy.
Atlanta Public Schools Celebrates All-Time High Graduation RateAtlanta Public Schools had some good news to share at a Thursday press conference on graduation rates. The Georgia Department of Education released statewide data showing how districts fared during the pandemic.
Georgia Expands CAPS Child Care Program To Add 10,000 More ChildrenGovernor Brian Kemp announced plans to extend the CAPS Child Care program to 10,000 more children, effective November 1, 2021, using American Rescue Plan funds.
Sen. Ossoff Joins Metro Atlanta Faith Leaders For Federal Voting Legislation RoundtableSenator Jon Ossoff met with Metro Atlanta faith leaders for a roundtable in Decatur. They’re joining together in an urgent effort to pass federal voting legislation.
Brookhaven's Call To Action: Officials Seeking Public Input On City Centre Master PlanBrookhaven officials seek public input on City Centre Master Plan.
Atlanta Closes On $5 Billion Centennial Yards Redevelopment AgreementMayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced Atlanta is now ready to move forward with the Centennial Yards project, a $5 billion mixed-use development expected to create historic community investments.
U.S. Secretary Of Labor Visits Atlanta For Roundtables On Gender Pay Gap, Low WagesU.S. Secretary of Labor Marty Walsh joined Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and community leaders in Atlanta for roundtable discussions on the gender wage gap, low wages and other workforce issues.
Gwinnett Co. Police Recruit Dies During First Physical Training DayRonald Donat, 41, a police recruit, had just joined the Gwinnett County Police Department's 112th Training Academy, but his new career came to an unexpected and sad end during the first physical training class.
Atlanta Braves Fans React To Game 3 Win Against Milwaukee BrewersAtlanta Braves fans crowded Truist Park and The Battery for Game 3 of the National League Division Series against the Milwaukee Brewers.