Monthly Archives: October 2014

Take the survey – and leave comments here!

DeKalb County Council of PTAs is conducting a survey to record your views on our school district and its progress. The survey is open now through October 31, 2014. Please take a few minutes to share your thoughts. To take … Continue reading

Posted in Board of Education Meetings, Common Core Curriculum, Crawford Lewis, DeKalb County, DeKalb County [GA] Board of Education, Education in the South, GA Legislature / Laws / O.C.G.A., Georgia, Georgia Education | Tagged , | 9 Comments

Early Voting Through Friday, October 31

Have you voted yet?  If not, why not?  There are people who are literally dying to vote in other countries throughout the world.  Voting in free elections for the candidate of your choice without risking your life and/or putting your … Continue reading

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Crawford Lewis’ sentence is overturned on appeal

So he’s free at last! Crawford Lewis will not be going to prison and in fact, as far as we know, he is not only free to move about the cabin, but taxpayers will continue to pay his very large … Continue reading

Posted in Crawford Lewis, Criminal / RICO Trials, DeKalb County, Fraud & Corruption, Georgia | Tagged , , , | 34 Comments

DeKalb Politics and the Circus. How Can You Tell the Difference?

Reprinted with permission.  Originally posted on October 16, 2014 on Don’s Blog by Don McChesney.  This is a long read, but well worth your time … “It is about time for another look at what is going on in DeKalb politics. … Continue reading

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The request for proposals from superintendent search firms has been released

Here is the RFQ (Request for Qualifications) created by DeKalb School System administrators seeking proposals from search firms interested in helping them hire a new superintendent. rfq_15-26r_superintendent_search_firm Some of the description of DeKalb County schools is worth noting >> Approximately … Continue reading

Posted in Board of Education Meetings, DeKalb County, Georgia, Michael Thurmond, Ramona Howell Tyson, Superintendent Cheryl Howell Atkinson | Tagged , | 8 Comments