Digging deeper on Grady High School investigation

(Photo: WXIA) ATLANTA– Atlanta Public Schools released part one of an investigation into fraudulent residency requirements for Grady High School football players. The 23-page report found 14 players with addresses outside the district.READ| Response from APS Superintendent Erroll Davis The report shows both parents and school employees were involved in the fraud, some going to […]

2014: The year of the legacy candidate in Georgia

(Photo: WXIA) ATLANTA– Based on his name alone, a political novice who qualified for office Friday may just have a shot at winning statewide office this year. His name is Chris Irvin. The Democrat is running for Commissioner of Agriculture — the office his grandfather, Tommy Irvin, held for 40 years. “I believe it’s important […]

Feds demand DFCS fix food stamp backlog within two months

<!– –> Tweet – A A A + <!– –> Video: DFCS mandates overtime to fix backlog ATLANTA — The federal government is looking into the Department of Family and Children’s Services’ food stamp program. They are demanding that DFCS fix the ongoing problems, or they said they will fix it for them.  Thousands of […]

Olympic track star’s stolen medals found in DeKalb County

<!– –> Tweet – A A A + <!– –> DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — There’s a story behind every Olympic medal. But the medals in this news story now tell an unexpected tale of mystery. They were stolen from DeKalb County track star Angelo Taylor last week. What are the odds that anyone would find […]

Community rallying to support wounded warrior in Woodstock

<!– –> Tweet – A A A + <!– –> Video: A Community’s Amazing Thank You to Wounded Woodstock Soldier WOODSTOCK, Ga. – How many ways are there to say thank you to a wounded soldier? A soldier wounded in battle last year, who just came back home to Woodstock, who has a young family […]

Want to Design the Peachtree T-shirt? Now’s Your Chance!

<!– –> Tweet – A A A + <!– –> ATLANTA — If you’ve ever dreamed of designing the coveted AJC Peachtree Road Race t-shirt, now’s your chance. Local artists and graphic artists have until Friday, February 28 to submit designs for the 2014 T-shirt Design Contest. LINK | Enter the T-Shirt design contest A […]

Iranian linked to stolen passports on doomed jet

Dato’ Azharuddin Abdul Rahman, director general of the Malaysian Department of Civil Aviation briefs the media over latest updates on missing Malaysia Airline MH370 on March 10, 2014 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (Photo by How Foo Yeen/Getty Images)(Photo: WXIA) KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Beijing sent two delegations here Monday to probe stolen passports as reports […]