Author: On Common Ground News

January 11, 2022
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    Rockdale County, GA—The Rockdale County Think Tank is hosting an MLK Day Celebration on Monday, Jan. 17, 2 p.m., at 1524 Flat Shoals Road, S.W., Conyers. The community is invited to attend the “Black on Black Love Again Celebration” in honor of the national Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday “We just want […]

January 11, 2022
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  DECATUR, GA—On Tuesday, Jan. 11, the DeKalb County Board of Commissioners elected District 1 Commissioner Robert Patrick as the 2022 presiding officer and District 5 Commissioner Mereda Davis-Johnson as deputy presiding officer. Commissioner Patrick will lead the seven-member board over the next two years. “I am deeply honored by my colleagues vote of confidence […]

January 11, 2022
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  DECATUR, GA– In observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, Jan. 17, garbage, recyclable materials and yard trimmings collection for residential customers will be based on a revised collection schedule as follows: Monday, Jan. 17 – Martin Luther King Jr. Day observed. No sanitation service. Tuesday, Jan. 18 – Residential customers whose regularly scheduled collection day […]

January 10, 2022
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DECATUR, GA—The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) DeKalb County Branch will host the 20th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., (MLK Jr.) Parade on Monday, Jan. 17, 2 at 12 noon. The parade line up starts at 10 a.m. at Green Pastures Christian Ministries, 5455 Flat Shoals Pkwy., Decatur, and ends at […]


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