Teachers from the Decatur City School District rallied silently in front of the school board headquarters Tuesday to express their concerns about the new plan to have all employees return to work by October 12 and all students in class by the end of November. Teachers told FOX 5's Portia Bruner the new plan is a sharp contrast to what was initially proposed by school officials in July.
About 2.87 million gallons of sewage spilled out of DeKalb County’s aging sanitation system as the remnants of Sally passed over metro Atlanta last week, officials said Tuesday.
Police in Decatur are working to identify an armed robbery suspect from an incident that occurred on June 8, 2020 on Church Street.
Deputies say the man shot his victim and then took his cash and his vehicle.
An expectant mother is recovering after lightning struck a tree and fell on her car while she was driving.
A suspect was arrested after breaking into a Brookhaven couple’s home, pulling the bathroom curtain back while a woman showered and then stabbing her husband.
DeKalb County Police are investigating after a recent string of break-ins at a busy gas station.
Police say the "violent, repeat offender, broke into a home, confronted the woman showering inside, stabbed her husband, and ran.
A woman was injured after a tree fell outside a home in Decatur after Tropical Sally brought heavy rain throughout the metro Atlanta area.
As many people still deal with mental health challenges during the pandemic, the experts talked about overcoming anxiety, going outside, and talking with your children about virtual learning.
FedEx investigators are looking into why over a dozen packages were dumped in one Chamblee neighborhood.
An environmental group says it believes a federal judge was wrong to dismiss its lawsuit over raw sewage released in suburban Atlanta and says it’s considering whether it will appeal.
Megachurch leader Reverend Charles F. Stanley will be stepping down from his role as Senior Pastor of First Baptist Church of Atlanta.
At least 100 firefighters participated in the 1-mile climb, the equivalent of going up 160 flights of stairs.
Police in DeKalb County are searching for a man wanted for the shooting death of a woman in her mid-20s on Friday afternoon.
DeKalb County just received top honors for using technology to curb the spread of the deadly coronavirus. County CEO Michael Thurmond said he's proud of the accomplishment, but said it's going to take a continued partnership between the public and private sector to keep up the fight against COVID-19.
Police said one of the people injured in a triple shooting early Thursday morning at a Waffle House in DeKalb County is being named a suspect. Police have also identified a juvenile as a second suspect
It’s a long road to recovery, but Shane Doby is just happy to be alive. Someone shot Shane in the face as he was headed from McDonough to Stone Mountain Park with his wife.
Close to a dozen families staying at an extended stay hotel in DeKalb County are being told to pack up and leave. After several organizations and a county commissioner intervened, they were given a one day reprieve as some say the evictions are illegal.
City leaders in Dunwoody have found a colorful way to help out local restaurants during the ongoing pandemic.