In an unprecedented real estate move, a DeKalb charter school will buy the strip mall it is located in, a move that solves one problem but raises concerns about financial risks and the privatization of public education.
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At Georgia's top-tier Division I college football programs — the University of Georgia, Georgia Tech, Georgia State University and Georgia Southern University — the admission scores of football players lag significantly behind those of other freshmen, an AJC investigation has discovered.
Children attending more than 200 Georgia schools are in classrooms where vaccination rates fall short of the level needed to protect them from catching and spreading a variety of diseases, according to an analysis of state data by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
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New item-AtlantaJanice Hudson hopes something can be done about a water leak. She contacted the city’s Department of Watershed Management this summer about a hydrant leaking in front of 337 Lincoln St.