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  • DeKalb County Board of Health will now use gentler COVID-19 testing method
    by Dan Whisenhunt on November 25, 2020 at 4:49 pm

      DeKalb County, GA — If the prospect of having a long q-tip shoved up your nose to the back of your throat has dissuaded you from getting a COVID-19 test, the DeKalb County Board of Health has some news for you. “Beginning Saturday at the Stonecrest testing site, specimen collection will switch from a nurse The post DeKalb County Board of Health will now use gentler COVID-19 testing method appeared first on Decaturish – Locally sourced news.

  • In lawsuit, Tucker accuses Clarkston of annexing land in Tucker’s city limits
    by Dan Whisenhunt on November 24, 2020 at 11:04 pm

      This story has been updated.  Tucker, GA — The city of Tucker on Nov. 24 sued the city of Clarkston, the Housing Authority of DeKalb County and a developer over a plan to build an affordable apartment complex along 4692 East Ponce de Leon Avenue. The plan has a major problem, the city of Tucker The post In lawsuit, Tucker accuses Clarkston of annexing land in Tucker’s city limits appeared first on Decaturish – Locally sourced news.

  • Nov. 24 Georgia COVID-19 update: 408,644 cases, 8,648 deaths
    by Alex Brown on November 24, 2020 at 8:30 pm

      Atlanta, GA — The state of Georgia as of Nov. 24 has 408,644 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 8,648 related deaths. There are 34,268 hospitalizations and 6,414 ICU admissions. There are 46,088 antigen-positive cases. There are 36,285 confirmed cases and 656 deaths in Fulton County. There are 25,218 cases and 429 deaths in DeKalb County. The post Nov. 24 Georgia COVID-19 update: 408,644 cases, 8,648 deaths appeared first on Decaturish – Locally sourced news.

  • Avondale Estates City Commission approves 2020 amended budget
    by Decaturish.com on November 24, 2020 at 8:27 pm

      By Zoe Seiler, contributor Avondale Estates, GA – The Avondale Estates City Commission at its Nov. 23 meeting approved the 2020 budget amendment, approved a conditional use permit for a new business and amended the Lake Avondale Advisory Board ordinance. The 2020 budget amendment was approved to reflect the actual revenue and expenditures the The post Avondale Estates City Commission approves 2020 amended budget appeared first on Decaturish – Locally sourced news.

  • DeKalb County announces plans for electronic recount of Nov. 3 vote
    by Dan Whisenhunt on November 24, 2020 at 2:36 pm

      All of our elections coverage can be found at Decaturishvotes.com. If you appreciate having coverage of our local elections and Elections Board, please sign up to become a paying supporter. For as little as $3 a month, you can help us continue to provide you with quality local news. To sign up, click here. Decatur, GA The post DeKalb County announces plans for electronic recount of Nov. 3 vote appeared first on Decaturish – Locally sourced news.