Source: Superintendent Pick Has ‘Platinum-Plated’ Demands

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — Channel 2 Action News has learned of important new developments in the search for a new DeKalb County Schools superintendent.Channel 2’s Richard Belcher has exclusively learned that school board members have settled on a candidate…

Sources: Bishop Eddie Long Case Close To Resolution

ATLANTA — Channel 2 Action News has learned there could be a resolution soon in the sexual misconduct civil case against New Birth Missionary Baptist Church Bishop Eddie Long.

Sources: Bishop Eddie Long Case Close To Resolution
Four former members of…

Gwinnett School Redistricting Plan Gets Approval

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. — The Gwinnett County School Board unanimously approved a controversial redistricting plan Thursday night.The superintendent’s plan to alleviate overcrowding will shuffle about 500 students from the Peachtree Ridge High School clu…

Couple Charged In Ga. Church Theft

DUBLIN, Ga. — A Laurens County couple has been charged with the theft of air conditioning unit components from a church.Laurens County sheriff’s Capt. Stan Wright said air conditioning components have been stolen from six churches in the county since …

Police: Man Uses Cement For Break-In

ATLANTA — A man was arrested after a break-in at a clothing store in southwest AtlantaThe robbery occurred at the Rainbow store on Metropolitan Parkway. Police said the suspect used a bucket with cement in it to break into the store.Channel 2 Action N…

Gwinnett To Vote On Redistricting Tonight

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. — The Gwinnett County School Board will take a final vote on a redistricting plan Thursday night. A new plan was proposed last week.District officials published the new map on their website and said the changes came after feedback…

Neighbors: Ongoing Feud Erupts In Gunfire

ATLANTA — An ongoing feud between two people erupted in gunfire in the Morningside neighborhood of northeast Atlanta Wednesday, neighbors said.

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Showers, Thunderstorms In The Forecast

ATLANTA — Showers and thunderstorms are moving toward north Georgia, according to Severe Weather Team 2.”Some of the storms could be strong to severe,” Severe Weather Team 2 meteorologist Karen Minton said.Metro Atlanta was under a severe weather thun…