Tag Archives: Lakeside City Alliance

Cityhood update: Announcing the Proposed City of LaVista Hills!

From the Lakeside City Alliance >> The Lakeside and Briarcliff cityhood groups announced today their full merger — under the new name LaVista Hills. You may find the full media announcement and also the link to the City of LaVista … Continue reading

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Rules from radicals: Win by causing chaos.

Or, if you can’t beat them, beat them by joining them and muddy the waters. Or, cynical politics at its finest. If you follow the state legislature closely, you may recall that before the last session, a bill, (HB22) — sponsored … Continue reading

Posted in DeKalb County, Georgia, Education in the South, GA Legislature / Laws / O.C.G.A., Georgia Education, Georgia Independent Schools, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 25 Comments

Who We Are

A bit of housekeeping — again. DeKalb SCHOOL Watch (DSW) is: a blog about what is happening with public education in DeKalb County, Georgia. an investigative blog – shining a spotlight on the corruption, incompetence and abuses endemic to DeKalb … Continue reading

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Could cities be DeKalb’s path to prosperity?

[Note:] We have decided to post this one blog post purely for the discussion of the cityhood movements as it presents both sides of the issues from prominent people in the discussion. Please keep comments on this topic in this … Continue reading

Posted in DeKalb County [GA] Board of Education, DeKalb County, Georgia, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 42 Comments