Atlanta school board members concerned about historically high levels of spending, administration costs and reliance on savings approved a plan Thursday to revisit next year’s budget once incoming Superintendent Meria Carstarphen arrives this summer.
Former NBA star Shaquille O'Neal joined the DeKalb District Attorney’s Office Thursday, April 3, 2014, in partnership with DeKalb County’s Fire & Rescue and Georgia Department of Highway Safety to host a special educational program highlighting the impact of dangerous driving practices and distracted driving.
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It’s now up to a Clayton County jury to decide whether the death of a 2-year-old girl, forgotten in a daycare center’s van on a sweltering June afternoon, was a crime that deserves punishment or a tragic accident that calls for acquittal.