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Dec 12, 2014 at 9:51 PM








DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- Police have caught a second suspect in an officer-involved shooting Friday morning. The 29-year-old man was arrested in Dawn Memorial Park, a cemetery less than...
Dec 12, 2014 at 4:17 AM
Two police officers and one suspect were shot at a DeKalb County apartment complex.
Oct 30, 2014 at 8:11 AM

(WXIA) -- Georgia's 2014 high school graduation rates were released Thursday.
This year's statewide average is 72.5 percent, up slightly from last year's 71.5 percent. It's also the third consecutive increase in the percentage of seniors...
Aug 19, 2014 at 4:58 AM

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- The DeKalb County Fire Rescue Department is helping local students have a more productive school year.
On August 19 and 20, firefighters will deliver much-needed supplies to three DeKalb County elementary...
Jun 23, 2014 at 8:01 AM

(WXIA) -- U.S. News and World Report has unveiled its list of the 20 best high schools in Georgia, and almost all of them are in metro Atlanta.
Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science and Technology leads the pack. The Lawrenceville charter...
Jun 12, 2014 at 6:18 AM

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- AT&T and Jobs for America's Graduates have teamed up to curb the dropout rate at five DeKalb County high schools.
Clarkston, Cross Keys, Lithonia, McNair and Towers high schools will participate in the Jobs for...
Apr 8, 2014 at 9:18 AM

(WXIA) -- The Washington Post has unveiled its 2014 list of America's Most Challenging High Schools.
The newspaper determines the annual rankings through a ratio: the number of Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate and Advanced...
Feb 25, 2014 at 7:41 AM

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- Four public high schools in DeKalb County were named 2014 AP Merit Schools by State School Superintendent Dr. John Barge.
An AP Merit School is a school where at least 20 percent of students take Advanced Placement...
Feb 25, 2014 at 5:42 AM

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- Seven public high schools in DeKalb County were named 2014 AP Access and Support Schools by State School Superintendent Dr. John Barge.
An AP Access and Support School is a school where at least 30 percent of Advanced...
Feb 25, 2014 at 3:46 AM

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- Two public high schools in DeKalb County were named 2014 AP Challenge Schools by State School Superintendent Dr. John Barge.
An AP Challenge School is a school that has fewer than 900 students and offers Advanced...
Dec 11, 2013 at 2:53 PM

CHAMBLEE, Ga. -- One Saturday in November, Kaveh Kamooneh drove his Nissan Leaf to Chamblee Middle School, where his 11-year-old son was playing tennis. 

Kamooneh had taken the liberty of charging the electric car with an exterior...
Nov 25, 2013 at 10:02 AM

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- The Supreme Court of Georgia has upheld a statute that allowed Gov. Nathan Deal to suspend six members of the DeKalb County School Board, including its chairman.

In an opinion released Monday, Georgia's high court...
Nov 21, 2013 at 7:26 AM

DECATUR, Ga. -- A DeKalb County Superior Court jury has found former school chief operating officer Pat Reid and her ex-husband Tony Pope guilty on racketeering charges.

Reid was also found guilty on one of two theft-by-taking...
Oct 28, 2013 at 3:48 PM

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- Jury selection began Monday for the corruption trial of a former top official of DeKalb County Schools and her ex-husband. 

Former chief operating officer Pat Reid is accused of illegally funneling construction...
Aug 26, 2013 at 6:18 AM

DECATUR, Ga. -- It's been quite a week for school bookkeeper Antoinette Tuff.  First she went through the stress of meeting a man armed with an AK-47 who walked into her elementary school.  She talked him down until he surrendered without...