September 12, 2021 On Common Ground News

The Elevate Talk Show Around the Town: Visiting Denver, Colorado

This week, The Elevate Talk Show takes you to Denver, Colorado, where urban sophistication meets outdoor adventure. Click the link below, and get acquainted with “The Mile High City.”  
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September 5, 2021 On Common Ground News

The Elevate Talk Show Around the Town: Visiting Waynesville + Asheville, N.C.

    This week’s “Around the Town” takes us to the cities of Waynesville and Asheville, located in the mountains of western North Carolina. History, art great restaurants meet for a relaxing and enlightening experience.  
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August 29, 2021 On Common Ground News

The Elevate Talk Show Around the Town: Visiting Marietta, GA

        This week’s ‘Around the Town’ takes us to Marietta, Georgia. Marietta, located in central Cobb County, is the fourth-largest city by population in the Atlanta metropolitan area. Head to the Marietta Square for landmarks, photos and local restaurants.  
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August 22, 2021 On Common Ground News

The Elevate Talk Show Around the Town: Visiting Greenville, S.C.

Outdoor parks, barbecue and a stay at an Air B&B offer a great weekend getaway in Greenville, S.C..
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Georgia Power invites visitors to again explore its parks and lakes

ATLANTA – Did you know that Georgia Power owns several recreational lakes for the public to enjoy fishing, swimming, hiking and camping? As many Georgians plan summer vacations across the state, Georgia Power is reminding visitors of the recreational opportunities the company offers across the state right near home. As part of the company’s commitment to conservation […]
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September 17, 2021 On Common Ground News

Lithonia murder suspect arrested in Colorado

  DECATUR, GA– The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office Fugitive Unit, working with the US Marshals Service, arrested Willie Frank Carter in Denver, Colorado on Sept. 15. According to the arrest warrant, Carter was wanted for the murder of Lamarcus Collins,42, of Lithonia, Georgia on Aug. 8, at a Ridge Way residence in Lithonia. The warrant […]
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September 17, 2021 On Common Ground News

Commissioner Larry Johnson to host Let’s Move DeKalb!

    DECATUR, GA—DeKalb County Commissioner Larry Johnson and Center Helping Obesity in Children End Successfully (C.H.O.I.C.E.S.) will host “Let’s Move DeKalb!” to help families sustain and get healthy and fit. The event will take place Saturday, Sept. 18, at 10 a.m. Normally, the annual event is held indoors, but due to the pandemic, the […]
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September 17, 2021 On Common Ground News

Section of Morris Avenue in DeKalb County to be closed Sept. 21-23

  TUCKER, GA—Morris Avenue, between Archdale Drive and Lawrenceville Highway, will be closed to through-traffic from 7 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 21, to 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 23, to facilitate the installation of a manhole and sewer lines at 2214 Morris Drive, Tucker.  Road closure and detour signs will be placed in the area during the […]
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September 17, 2021 On Common Ground News

Lithonia murder suspect arrested in Colorado

  DECATUR, GA– The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office Fugitive Unit, working with the US Marshals Service, arrested Willie Frank Carter in Denver, Colorado on Sept. 15. According to the arrest warrant, Carter was wanted for the murder of Lamarcus Collins,42, of Lithonia, Georgia on Aug. 8, at a Ridge Way residence in Lithonia. The warrant […]
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September 17, 2021 On Common Ground News

Commissioner Larry Johnson to host Let’s Move DeKalb!

    DECATUR, GA—DeKalb County Commissioner Larry Johnson and Center Helping Obesity in Children End Successfully (C.H.O.I.C.E.S.) will host “Let’s Move DeKalb!” to help families sustain and get healthy and fit. The event will take place Saturday, Sept. 18, at 10 a.m. Normally, the annual event is held indoors, but due to the pandemic, the […]
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September 17, 2021 On Common Ground News

Georgia Power crews home after 17-day deployment assisting thousands impacted by Hurricane Ida

ATLANTA – Georgia Power’s storm teams, dispatched to help restore power through the Mutual Assistance Network after Hurricane Ida’s devastating landfall in Louisiana and Mississippi, have returned safely to Georgia this week after a 17-day deployment.   “Our teams did incredible work, replacing literally hundreds of broken poles and nearly two-thousand spans of downed wire […]
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