The Atlanta school board agreed to let Latin Academy Charter enter a lease/purchase agreement for Anderson Park Elementary on Tiger Flowers Dr., NW. In March, the school was approved to lease Wright Elementary, but Wright needs extensive renovations. The lease will be for five years with renewal options, and Latin will have the option to buy the school. Info: www.atlanta.k12.ga.us
The family of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. has served notice to Gov. Nathan Deal that it wants input into any monument to the slain civil rights leader erected on state Capitol grounds – if the state expects free use of King’s copyrighted likeness.