100 years ago in Tulsa, OK Black Wall Street was destroyed, but the spirit of entrepreneurship still lives on today. Meet and support Atlanta's Black business owners on June 19, 2021.
Family Responds To Shooting Death Of Atlanta Rapper Malik Campbell, Known As "Mill Tick3t"Family members are remembering Malik Campbell, 30, a local rap artist known as GFZ Mill Tick3t who was killed in a shooting at the Prato Apartments in Midtown on June 22, 2021. Another person was injured.
Fulton Co. Judge Reschedules Preliminary Hearing For Secoriea Turner SuspectA Fulton County judge rescheduled the preliminary hearing for Julian Conley, the suspect charged with murder and aggravated assault in the shooting death of Secoriea Turner.
'You Died Doing What You Loved': Hundreds Attend Holly Springs Officer Joe Burson's FuneralFamily, friends and police gathered Monday afternoon to say goodbye to Holly Springs Police Officer Joe Burson, 24, who was killed in the line of duty.
Food Hall With Local, International Cuisines Coming To Underground AtlantaIf you’re looking for more places to eat in the Downtown Atlanta area, you’ll soon have 21 new options at Underground Atlanta. A new food hall allowing for multiple vendors is under construction.
Focus Atlanta - Adair Park MuralA new mural has been unveiled at Adair Park thanks to Safe Auto.
Focus Atlanta - American Red CrossDo your part to help neighbors in need by donating blood today!
Focus Atlanta - Tru BalanceJoin the healthy scalp movement with female business owners of Tru Balance Hair Care.
Focus Atlanta - MLK Sr. Community Resources CollaborativeHelp a great cause while purchasing some amazing art to benefit the Martin Luther King, Sr. Community Resources Collaborative.
Atlanta Juneteenth Celebrations Include HBCU Alumni Reunion on Sat.Hundreds are expected to take part in an HBCU Alumni Reunion on Juneteenth. Other events include the Juneteenth Atlanta Festival and Parade starting on Friday, June 18, and a 5k Run at Chastain Park.
Lawsuit Filed Against Atlanta, Police Officers Who Tased Two College StudentsThe City of Atlanta fired police officers who tased college students Taniyah Pilgrim and Messiah Young during protests on May 30, 2020.
Holly Springs Police Officer Dies In Traffic Stop IncidentJoe Burson was dragged by the suspect's car. The suspect also died.
Gwinnett Co. Commissioner Carden Proposes Solutions To Trash Collection ComplaintsA Gwinnett County commissioner has made trash a top priority, after receiving several complaints about waste haulers. He now wants to overhaul how the county oversees its trash collection services.
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.
Cobb County Bus Driver Ordered To Jail In Alleged Student Assault CaseA magistrate court judge issued an arrest warrant for Cobb County school bus driver Richard Tebbens nearly two years after an alleged 2019 assault and battery case involving a 10-year-old student.
Focus Atlanta - Rachel KlingPsychotherapist Rachel Kling provides insight into how to bring calm into our lives amidst the chaos of the everyday world.
Focus Atlanta - Inahsi NaturalsOur female-led business series leads us to learn about Inahsi Naturals whos CEO Rhonda Marshall is the chemist behind the incredible products.
Focus Atlanta - Atlanta Amazon Disaster Relief HubRepresentatives provide insight into the needs and accomplishments of the American Red Cross and how a local Amazon hub makes it all happen when disaster strikes.
Focus Atlanta - Ruffin Consulting ServicesWe discuss the importance of getting life insurance and dispel a few myths along the way.
Atlanta Closes Block Of Edgewood Ave. On Weekends For Pedestrian SafetyAtlanta City Council recently voted to close Edgewood Avenue between Jackson Street and Boulevard NE during weekends this summer to create a pedestrian-friendly area for businesses
HUD Awards Georgia $17 Million Grant For Affordable HousingThe U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) partnered with the Housing Trust Fund to recently allocate $17 million to Georgia for the development, re-development and preservation of affordable housing, which helps low-income families.
Atlanta Police Roll Out Summer Crime Reduction Plan To Address ViolenceAtlanta’s continued upticks in crime have prompted Police Chief Rodney Bryant to roll out a summer crime reduction plan to address the issue.
GA Congressman David Scott Sponsors Apprenticeship Bill Targeting Young African AmericansCongressman David Scott (D-District 13) announced House Resolution 3445, the "Jobs, On-the-Job 'Earn While You Learn’ Training and Apprenticeships for Young African Americans Act of 2021.”
Lawsuit Blames Atlanta City Officials For 8-Year-Old Secoriea Turner's DeathThe attorneys for the family of Secoriea Turner filed a lawsuit today against the City of Atlanta, Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, Police Chief Rodney Bryant and Councilmember Joyce Sheperd.
Focus Atlanta - Best Friend's DayNational Best Friend's Day is in June and the Melting Pot is offering a great deal with a fun meal.