Category: DeKalb

May 28, 2022

  DEKALB COUNTY, GA– Due to significant staffing challenges within its residential collection team, the DeKalb County Sanitation Division is currently experiencing service delays for recycling and yard trimmings. Sanitation crews will work through Memorial Day to ensure all recycling and yard trimmings are collected, officials said in a news release. Residents are encouraged to […]

May 28, 2022

  The DeKalb County Board of Education will hold a virtual called meeting and executive session at 2:30 p.m., on Tuesday, May 31, 2022. The virtual called meeting agenda is attached and can be accessed online by going to:, click on Leadership, go to Simbli (formally known as eBoard) Home Page and click on the […]

May 26, 2022

  DEKALB COUNTY, GA–DeKalb Voter Registration and Elections (DeKalb VRE) announced tonight that it will recount votes cast in the May 24 District 2 Commission race. During recent calls and correspondence with DeKalb VRE, the Georgia Secretary of State’s office has confirmed an Election Day problem that led to an issue on election summary reports. […]

May 25, 2022

Runoff elections scheduled for June 21   DEKALB COUNTY, GA—DeKalb  Voter Elections and Registration (DeKalb VRE) announced its unofficial results for the May 24 primary election and will certify its election results during the May 31 DeKalb Board of Registration and Elections (DeKalb BRE) meeting at noon. Runoff elections are scheduled for June 21. All […]

May 24, 2022

DECATUR, GA—DeKalb County District Attorney Sherry Boston announced a conviction by jury trial in the murder case against a Lithonia man accused of killing his teen girlfriend then burying her body in a relative’s backyard.    Aldeyshaun Locklear, 20, was sentenced to a term of life in prison by DeKalb County Superior Court Judge Courtney Johnson, […]

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