The Dunwoody Woman’s Club delivered flowers — during National Flower Day — and trays of goodies to all shifts at Fire stations 12, 18, and 21 in the Dunwoody area. Shown here is Shawn Adamson, Amanda Benevedo and Jan Slater from the club.
The Sandy Springs Storm 12U softball team defeated the Murphey Candler Cobras 8-5 to claim the championship of the Sandy Springs Slam XVI. The Storm went 6-0 in the tournament on their way to the title. Pictured are members of the 2019 12U Storm softball team: Front Row, from left: Mary Cath…
Raymond Shoop Zimmerman, Jr. passed away on June 5, 2019 at the age of 91 after an extended illness.
St. Pius X basketball sensation Chase Cormier was recently named the AAAA boys’ basketball Freshman of the Year. We asked him a few questions about his rookie season as a Golden Lion, and his future playing at St. Pius.
At front, Ethan Weiss; second row, kneeling from left, Zac Mittleman, Austin O’Connell, Bratton Blake, Jack Stephens, Brand Lawson;
DUNWOODY, Ga. — Loss prevention personnel at Von Maur on Ashford Dunwoody Road detained a woman June 7 after she was suspected of shoplifting. A female witness notified police that the suspect had been seen selecting several items of clothing and entering the fitting room. She exited with th…
DUNWOODY, Ga. — An incident of criminal trespass and entering auto was reported June 9 outside an apartment building on Peachtree Industrial Boulevard. The male victim told police that while he was cleaning his car, he used a key fob to unlock his son’s vehicle which was parked some distance…
DUNWOODY, Ga. — Officers responded to a call June 9 of a man believed dead inside his car at Walmart on Ashford Dunwoody Road.
James O. Wilson, who went by Ollie, was born in Chamblee in 1896. He registered for the draft on June 5, 1917 at the A-10 precinct in Atlanta. Three months later, he married Elizabeth Delong of Dunwoody and in July of 1918 he was inducted into the military. Wilson began his training at Chamb…
A good 2018-2019 athletic season at Holy Innocents’ didn’t go unnoticed by the Georgia High School and Georgia Athletic Director’s Associations. The Bears finished sixth overall in the annual Directors Cup standings.
Sitting/kneeling, from left, Jason Lunch, Tony Fenner, Max Stephens, Daniel Sedacca; standing, from left, Pete Constantinides, Will Jackowski, Jacob Kent, Mason Pasley, Hayden Morehouse, Isaac Harkins, Will Mepham, Will Scott, Chris Anastasi, Will Duncan, Patrick Scott, Ryan Bray and Finn Allers.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — The Dunwoody City Council passed a hate crime and anti-discrimination ordinance Monday, becoming the fifth city in Georgia to pass the legislation.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — Dunwoody remains plagued with ambulance response times that exceed targets set when DeKalb County signed a new contract in January with its provider, American Medical Response.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — The Dunwoody City Council passed a rezoning modification 6-1 to allow development of a shopping center near Perimeter Center.
St. Pius X was named the winner of the Georgia Athletic Directors Association Class AAAA Directors Cup on May 29. The title was the school’s first in the AAAA classification. Their previous five all came in class AAA.
Nancy Slay Hobbs, age 72, of Canton, Georgia passed away peacefully on May 31, 2019. Always full of dignity and grace, she fought a courageous 16 year battle with Multiple Sclerosis. Ultimately, her life ended after being diagnosed May 13th with cancer. She was the beloved wife of 51 years t…
DUNWOODY, Ga. — The City of Dunwoody began its “Groovin’ on the Green” concert series June 8 at Pernoshal Park, 4575 N. Shallowford Road. The series includes three free summer concerts.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — Dunwoody’s Collin Bailey was honored on May 19 as an Eagle Scout after completing his final project.
GFWC Dunwoody Woman’s Club member, Rita Lynch, delivers thank you gifts from the club to Sandy Springs Firehouse #1. Firefighters Steve Casey and Alex Youngblood were thrilled with the cookies and the kindness the club shows to those who serve the community.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — The Dunwoody City Council voted again to wait to act on a rezoning that would allow development of new residences on a 2.6-acre tract around the historic Swancy farmhouse.
Dunwoody, GA — Jay Vinicki has been named the new assistant city manager for the City of Dunwoody. Vinicki comes to Dunwoody from Atlanta Public Schools, where he has served as the executive director of budget services since May 2018.
FUGU Express Hibachi & Poké’s held their grand opening at their location at 1165 Perimeter Center West, Suite 303. FUGU brings an option of hibachi & poke fusion cuisine to Perimeter Market.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — Police arrested a couple for shoplifting after responding to call at the Walmart on Ashford Dunwoody Road June 4. The responding officer was notified that the suspects, a man and woman, were last seen driving a red Toyota SUV. The officer spotted the vehicle leaving the parki…
DUNWOODY, Ga. — A woman notified police May 31 of fraudulent phone calls made to her number. She said a man called claiming to represent the IRS and that the agency had opened a case against her. He then proceeded to tell her that payments were required to clear the matter. The woman provide…
JOHNS CREEK, Ga. — A man contacted police May 28 saying he was the victim of theft.
JOHNS CREEK, Ga. — A man contacted police May 31 after his son’s work bag and MacBook Pro were stolen from a Chevrolet Suburban parked in the driveway of their Country Club of the South home overnight.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — A restaurant employee notified police that a disgruntled customer returned to the Taco Mac on Ashford Crossing June 5 and began yelling at the staff. The incident occurred some time after the man had been asked to leave when he had become verbally abusive with another customer.
MILTON, Ga. — Republican business owner Marjorie Greene recently announced her candidacy for the 6th Congressional District of Georgia.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — U.S. Rep. Lucy McBath of Georgia’s 6th District hosted a town hall Saturday focusing on her recent gun control and veterans medical treatment legislation.
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — The DeKalb County Commission has approved the purchase of seven new ambulances for the county for $1,346,231.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — A hit and run was reported June 2 at Perimeter Mall on Ashford Dunwoody Road. A woman told officers that her silver Mercedes Benz had been struck in the parking lot while she was in the mall. There was a notable scrape mark of black paint seen on her back passenger side bumpe…
DUNWOODY, Ga. — Police responded June 1 to a reported identity theft and fraud at an Apple store on Ashford Dunwoody Road. Authorities said a female suspect attempted to purchase three iPhones with a credit card using a fraudulent account. When asked to provide two forms of identification, s…
DUNWOODY, Ga. — Some neighbors near the Brook Run Park baseball fields say they’re tired of hearing ding after ding from metal bats striking baseballs all day and night.
Kingsley Elementary is celebrating the school’s designation as the first AdvancEd STEAM certified school in Dunwoody, which recognizes the school’s commitment to science, technology, engineering, arts and math.
With its strong finish at the 29th annual Walton Academic Challenge, the quiz bowl team from Dunwoody High School proved themselves worthy to play on a national stage. The team is representing their school in a 334-team national competition: National Academic Quiz Tournaments’ High School Na…
Spruill Arts Guild co-presidents June Morris and Beth Lehman, along with members of the Guild, presented a check to Spruill Center for the Arts CEO Bob Kinsey for Spruill’s annual fundraiser, Artistic Affair.
The Dunwoody Woman Club donated $260 of food, treats, pill bottles, sweaters and more to the Dekalb County No Kill Animal Shelter.
The Dunwoody Nature Center will host a flag retirement ceremony at twilight on Flag Day, Friday June 14. The ceremony will be held in the lower meadow area of the Nature Center at 7:45 p.m. and should last no longer than an hour.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — The American Hydrangea Society will celebrate its 25th annual Garden Tour from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 8. The organization has five gardens lined up to tour in Atlanta’s Sandy Springs and Dunwoody area. The tour will feature the genus hydrangea in several settings in gardens of…
The Dunwoody Woman’s Club announced its 2019 scholarship award winners at a May 16 ceremony. The winners are Laura Lawson Duncan (not pictured), Chloe Beecher (third from left) and Zach Stetter (sixth from left). Also pictured from left: Terry Kemp, Scholarship chair; Maria Barnhart, Dunwoo…
DUNWOODY, Ga. — The City of Dunwoody will begin its “Groovin’ on the Green” concert series this Saturday, June 8 at Pernoshal Park.
STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. — In their first joint meeting in six years, the DeKalb County Commission and the Board of Education ran through a number of initiatives the two could partner on to improve efficiency.
Albeit Dunwoody City Councilperson (and current mayoral candidate) Terry Nall claims statistics prove otherwise, I shall be eternally grateful to the expeditious DeKalb County emergency medical technicians who last November arrived at my home much sooner than anyone anticipated when I suffer…
To put it simply, Stage Door’s latest musical revue should fill every seat and enjoy an extended run. It’s that exhilaratingly perfect.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — Debris from a construction truck resulted in a flat tire for a woman driving along I-285 May 23.
JOHNS CREEK, Ga. — A Johns Creek man reported to police May 21 that someone pretending to be his boss contacted him through email asking for $2,000 in Apple gift cards.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — A woman notified Dunwoody Police May 23 to report an incident of telephone fraud. She informed police that she answered a call listed as having come from 1-800-MY-APPLE on her screen. The caller told her that her accounts and iCloud had been compromised and that access to her…
DUNWOODY, Ga. — Police found the body of a man lying on a couch May 23 at an apartment on Peachford Road. The responding officer entered the residence after police received an anonymous 911 call. A DeKalb County fire unit responded to the report and confirmed that the male was dead.
DUNWOODY, Ga. — Criminal trespass was reported May 21 at a residence on Trailridge Way. A woman informed authorities that an unknown party pressure washed part of their driveway and the front and back of their house when nobody was at home. The victim said she had not requested the service.
JOHNS CREEK, Ga. — A Johns Creek rental owner filed a report with police that one of her tenants had thrown several pieces of furniture and appliance items out of her rental home and into her driveway.
STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. — DeKalb County School District Superintendent/CEO R. Stephen Green intends to continue serving in his current role through June 30, 2020, but will not seek to extend his contract. A national search for a replacement will begin next month, and Green will remain to help tr…