DeKalb, other Metro areas open cooling shelters in response to extreme heatWith a heat index of 105 degrees on Thursday, people in DeKalb County found plenty of ways to stay cool, as the county and other Metro areas opened cooling stations.
Family of boy shot at Golden Glide Skating Rink offers reward for informationA family is looking for answers after someone shot an 11-year-old boy at a DeKalb County skating rink. A $10,000 reward has been offered for info on who pulled the trigger.
Local Leaders, Advocates Urge Biden To Push For Climate InvestmentsLocal leaders and advocates call on President Joe Biden to deliver on his promises of historic investments to address climate change.
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.
Co-Worker Reflects On Employee Killed Over Mask Argument At Decatur SupermarketAn employee at Big Bear Supermarket in Decatur shared what happened as an argument over a face mask turned deadly on June 14, 2021, and an angry customer killed his co-worker.
Mask Dispute Turns Into Gun Fight In DecaturThe Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) is investigating a police shooting in Decatur involving an off-duty DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office (DKSO) deputy
Walk-Up COVID-19 Vaccination For Board Of Health Sites Begins Monday, Extended HoursCOVID-19 vaccination for Board of health sites begins Monday.
Celebrating Earth Day: Metro Atlanta Organizations Plant Trees To Support The EnvironmentSeveral Metro Atlanta organizations, including Partners in Action for Healthy Living and the Atlanta Braves, planted trees to celebrate Earth Day.
Jill Biden Campaigns At Early Voting Rally In DeKalb CountyDr. Jill Biden attended an early voting rally in DeKalb County on October 12, 2020, urging the public to vote early and support her husband, Presidential Candidate Joe Biden.
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.
Missing Juvenile FoundMissing juvenile from Dekalb county.
Decatur Book Festival Goes Virtual; 40 Celebrated Authors, Poets And Illustrators To Be FeaturedDecatur Book Festival Goes Virtual; 40 Celebrated Authors, Poets and Illustrators to be Featured.
Decatur Square Thomas Jefferson Statue Put Into StorageThe anonymous donor of the bronze Jefferson statue asked that it be removed for its own safety.
Confederate Statue Removed In Decatur, Sons Of Confederate Veterans Vows LawsuitThose who have long wanted to see the Confederate statue in Decatur taken down are celebrating after crews removed it last night. DeKalb County Superior Court Judge Clarence Seeliger deemed it a nuisance and ordered its removal.
Toppling Confederate Monuments: Controversial Obelisk Removed In DecaturThe Confederate Lost Cause Monument erected by the United Daughters of the Confederacy in 1908 removed from Decatur Square.