Monthly Archives: July 2014

DA, defense agree Crawford Lewis should get probation

Should Crawford go to jail? … The debate continues… Read more here >> DA, defense agree Crawford Lewis should get probation By Rhonda Cook The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Though on opposite sides of on his guilt and innocence when former DeKalb … Continue reading

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Accreditation agency keeps DeKalb at “warned” level

By Ty Tagami The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Read the original article here. The DeKalb County School District has made “material progress” addressing the concerns of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, but the organization did not restore full accreditation after … Continue reading

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From Atlanta Unfiltered: Valarie Wilson for superintendent: Late, missing disclosures

Leaders in the public sector have plenty of public resources to promote their political views, accomplishments and experience. Often the public record holds much more: personal and campaign finance disclosures, expense reports, and business, tax and court filings. Here’s what … Continue reading

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From Atlanta Unfiltered: Rep. Alisha Morgan: Undisclosed pro-charter job

Leaders in the public sector have plenty of public resources to promote their political views, accomplishments and experience. Often the public record holds much more: personal and campaign finance disclosures, expense reports, and business, tax and court filings. Here’s what … Continue reading

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The July 22, 2014 school board runoff election: District 4

These are the candidates in the runoffs for school board seats up for election in a runoff election to be held JULY 22, 2014 >> To recap: Below are the results of the May 20 non-partisan school board election, at … Continue reading

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