October 25, 2021 On Common Ground News

The Elevate Talk Show Around the Town: Visiting Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum

          This week’s ‘Around the Town’ takes us two hours North of Atlanta to the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Riding the vintage trains is an opportunity to relive the romance of the rails when vintage trains provided an escape from the everyday routine.  
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October 17, 2021 On Common Ground News

The Elevate Talk Show Around the Town: Visiting Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve

  This week’s ‘Around the Town’ takes us a short distance east of Atlanta to the Davidson-Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve, in Stonecrest, Georgia. The Davidson-Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve is a spectacular outdoor space and offers an abundance of opportunities for recreation, exploration, and education for adults and children, alike.       To see full […]
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October 10, 2021 On Common Ground News

The Elevate Talk Show Around the Town: Visiting Montgomery, Alabama

This week, our ‘Around the Town’ segment, takes us down the road to Montgomery, Alabama, and a place bursting with an abundant amount of history about the civil rights movement. https://youtu.be/Sj4Ltexwkco
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October 3, 2021 On Common Ground News

The Elevate Talk Show Around the Town: Visiting Atlanta’s historic Oakland Cemetery

This week’s ‘Around the Town’ takes us to Oakland Cemetery in Atlanta. Founded as Atlanta Cemetery in 1850, Oakland Cemetery, which originally consisted of six acres, is one of the largest cemetery green spaces in Atlanta and is located Southeast of the city. The cemetery  is an outdoor museum of Atlanta’s history with period gardens […]
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September 26, 2021 On Common Ground News

The Elevate Talk Show Around the Town: Visiting the North Georgia mountains

This week, our ‘Around the Town’ segment takes us to three spectacular waterfalls in the beautiful mountains of North Georgia.  
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October 25, 2021 On Common Ground News

DeKalb VRE to hold special called meeting Oct. 27

    DECATUR, GA—The DeKalb Board of Registration and Elections will host a Special Called Meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 27, at 4 p.m. This meeting will be conducted via teleconference (Zoom). Simultaneous public access to the meeting will be available via livestream on DCTV’s UStream channel at https://video.ibm.com/channel/dctv-channel-23. To make a public comment, join via […]
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October 25, 2021 On Common Ground News

Salem, Stephenson Middle Schools Advance to the Trail to the Title Championship Game

The 2021 DeKalb Middle School Football Trail to the Title Championship is set as Salem and Stephenson won their semifinal round games at Avondale Stadium on Saturday (Oct. 23).   Salem opened the semifinal doubleheader by knocking off Cedar Grove (5-3) 12-0.   CJ Harris got the Lions (8-0) on the board on the opening […]
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October 25, 2021 On Common Ground News

New Birth hosts 6th Annual College Fair Oct. 25-28, millions in scholarships offered to students

    STONECREST, GA–New Birth Missionary Baptist Church is hosting an annual college scholarship fair that will bring more than 50 colleges and universities under one roof Oct. 25-28, 9 a.m. until 2 p.m., in the church’s Family Life Center, 6400 Woodrow Rd., Stonecrest. The 6th Annual Free College Scholarship Fair, co-sponsored by The Leadership Team […]
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October 25, 2021 On Common Ground News

Thrive Attractions, LLC selected to manage Stone Mountain Park

New firm brings experience in managing Georgia’s most visited attraction     STONE MOUNTAIN, GA. — Thrive Attractions Management, LLC has been chosen as the finalist in the RFP to be the private manager of Stone Mountain Park by the Stone Mountain Memorial Association, the state authority that oversees the state’s most visited attraction. Thrive […]
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October 25, 2021 On Common Ground News

DeKalb VRE to hold special called meeting Oct. 27

    DECATUR, GA—The DeKalb Board of Registration and Elections will host a Special Called Meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 27, at 4 p.m. This meeting will be conducted via teleconference (Zoom). Simultaneous public access to the meeting will be available via livestream on DCTV’s UStream channel at https://video.ibm.com/channel/dctv-channel-23. To make a public comment, join via […]
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October 25, 2021 On Common Ground News

Atlanta City Council members Winslow, Bond to host job fair with Amazon, Marriott and others Oct. 28

    District 4 Council member Cleta Winslow and Post 1 At-Large Council member Michael Julian Bond will host a job fair in District 4 on Thursday, Oct. 28, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., in the parking lot of West Hunter Street Baptist Church, 1040 Ralph David Abernathy  Bou,levard. Representatives from Amazon, Marriott, Grady Health System, the […]
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October 25, 2021 On Common Ground News

The Elevate Talk Show Around the Town: Visiting Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum

          This week’s ‘Around the Town’ takes us two hours North of Atlanta to the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Riding the vintage trains is an opportunity to relive the romance of the rails when vintage trains provided an escape from the everyday routine.  
0 1min 63

October 17, 2021 On Common Ground News

The Elevate Talk Show Around the Town: Visiting Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve

  This week’s ‘Around the Town’ takes us a short distance east of Atlanta to the Davidson-Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve, in Stonecrest, Georgia. The Davidson-Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve is a spectacular outdoor space and offers an abundance of opportunities for recreation, exploration, and education for adults and children, alike.       To see full […]
0 2min 133

October 10, 2021 On Common Ground News

The Elevate Talk Show Around the Town: Visiting Montgomery, Alabama

This week, our ‘Around the Town’ segment, takes us down the road to Montgomery, Alabama, and a place bursting with an abundant amount of history about the civil rights movement. https://youtu.be/Sj4Ltexwkco
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