Category: Op/Ed


  OPINION    By Pat Culp  Cedar Grove Neighborhood Association (CGNA), a regional alliance comprised of 10 surrounding neighborhood associations, supports the land exchange between Blackhall Studios and DeKalb County. The neighborhoods that our association represents are well established, with some residents having lived in the area for over 40 years. They realize the value […]


Written by Ed Williams. Ed.D. Chair | Concerned Citizens For Effective Government Dear Editor:   MARTA RTCAA (Rapid Transit Contract and Assistance Agreement) voted on and approved by the residents of DeKalb and Fulton counties in 1971.  This is the contract which the counties entered into to provide bus and rapid transit services to DeKalb, Fulton, […]


Georgia is among the states that use a grand jury system to decide whether to pursue criminal charges against a suspect. The purpose of the grand jury is to consider the evidence presented and decide whether there is enough probable cause (evidence) to indict someone for the charged crime. Generally, a Rockdale citizen age 18 or older […]

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