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FORT MYERS, Fla. — Langston Hall scored 15 points and had seven rebounds and three assists as Mercer earned its first NCAA tournament berth since 1985, leading for all but eight seconds and beating top-seeded Florida Gulf Coast 68-60 in the Atlantic Sun Conference Championship game on Sunday.
Accusations about possible corrupt behavior are piling up against the star witness in the upcoming trial of suspended DeKalb County CEO Burrell Ellis.
Sometimes an alcoholic must look hard in the mirror before shelving the bottle. Or someone who’s obese must stop denying what the scale says.
A crucial school board election in DeKalb County has drawn 22 candidates, including a former board member who was ousted by Gov.
DeKalb County police are investigating allegations that a juvenile court worker molested young boys.
A man dressed in all black is accused of shoplifting about 40 pairs of women's underwear valued at $500, Dunwoody police said Thursday.
A Hot 107.9 DJ charged with aggravated assault following a shootout with officers early Monday outside the Velvet Room was booked in the DeKalb County Jail, authorities said Thursday.
With three children inside their Ellenwood home, a 40-year-old man shot his girlfriend several times in the torso area before turning the gun on himself, the spokesman for the DeKalb County Police Department said Thursday.
DeKalb County has launched a new emergency service system that includes additional information to help responders during a crisis.
Clarkston’s K.D. Moore Community Development Center on Church Street will host free movies once a month through June.
The Mwangaza Children’s Foundation will hold the Run for Kenya 5K on April 5 at Yellow River Park in Stone Mountain.
Miguel Diaz, the former U.S. ambassador to the Vatican will discuss “Though Hispanic Eyes: God, International Relations and the Common Good,” at 7:30 p.
DeKalb County corruption investigation
Todd Gurley is still battling injuries that hurt him during his sophomore season. As a freshman in 2012, however, his stellar play reminded UGA fans of Herschel Walker.
Every year, state awards millions in 'deal-closing' grants to entice companies to create jobs in Georgia.
Each week, AJC Photo Editors search for best in visual journalism from staff and wire service photographers.
Updated every Friday, Mark Arum tells us where we can find construction, events and anything else to slow us down on the roads this weekend.
By the time the local child fatality review committee took up her case, Marnee Kay Downey had been dead one day longer than she lived.