Posted by  •  November 10

The DeKalb History Center’s November Lunch and Learn will highlight a Decatur institution which is celebrating its 125th anniversary this year.  In 1889, a group of men from Decatur Presbyterian Church decided that Decatur needed a better school for its girls. In a 2-month whirlwind of activity, they found teachers...


November 3  • 

The DeKalb Choral Guild presents creative concert reflecting on Life and Death

Avondale, GA–The DeKalb Choral Guild welcomes back to the podium music director and conductor Mary Evelyn Root of Decatur for its 2014-15 season, the...

October 30  • 

Decatur Band Named TouchTunes Breakout Band 2014 Top 10 Finalists

Fame is at the fingertips of ten bands aspiring to be the next big thing with TouchTunes’ 2014 Breakout Band competition including Decatur natives,...


October 16  • 

More than 80,000 Cast Early Ballots

DECATUR, Ga. – The DeKalb County Board of Registration & Elections reports 80,547 voters cast ballots since Early Voting began on Oct. 13 and...

October 16  • 

Lap of Love Brings In-Home Pet Hospice Care to DeKalb County

Caring for a beloved pet when they become geriatric or terminally ill can take an enormous emotional toll on owners. Fortunately, a special...


October 16  • 

Equipment for Ebola Patients in Liberia

Friends of Disabled Adults and Children (FODAC), a non-profit organization providing over $10 million annually in durable medical equipment (DME) and...

October 9  • 

DeKalb History Center Introduces Civil War Themed Walking Tour

Beginning Oct. 7, 2014 the DeKalb History Center, located in the historic DeKalb County courthouse in Decatur, will offer Civil War walking tours in...


October 9  • 

Farewell Georgia, Shakespeare

October 8, 2014, Atlanta, GA –With deep regret, the Georgia Shakespeare board of trustees voted unanimously to cease operations, given the theatre...

October 9  • 

Decatur City Commission adopts resolution in support of Downtown Development Authority plan to purchase Historic Scottish Rite property

Decatur City Commission unanimously adopted a resolution outlining their full and active support for the purchase of the Historic Scottish Rite...