Atlanta isn’t the only Georgia city with a mayor’s race this year

Early voting for November’s city elections began this week, and while only a handful of Georgia’s municipalities are holding contested mayoral elections, Atlanta’s will undoubtedly have the most impact throughout the state. “Lots of groups rate Georgia very highly as a business-friendly

Planned water outage for parts of Tucker Wednesday

On July 14, contractors working on behalf of DeKalb County Department of Watershed Management will temporarily interrupt water service to properly replace a damaged water line. The work will take place overnight from 10 p.m. to 3 a.m. to lessen the impact

Arrest made in shooting death of 22-year-old man in Decatur

The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office Fugitive Unit, with the US Marshals, Clayton County Police and Clayton County Sheriff’s Office, has arrested a suspect in the murder of a 22-year-old man in Decatur in March of this year. Tucker resident Jorden Rashaan Permenter,

Arrest made in slaying of woman at Tucker motel

The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office Fugitive Unit, along with the Gwinnett County Police Department, has arrested a suspect in the murder of a woman last month in a Tucker motel. Sheriff’s investigators located and arrested 34 year-old Gamontevis Leonard of Atlanta Wednesday

Victim and suspect identified in fatal Tucker stabbing

TUCKER — Police have released the names of both the victim and assailant in a fatal stabbing that occurred early Monday morning in Tucker. Police say a woman admitted to stabbing her husband during a domestic altercation, killing him. The victim was

Police: Georgia woman admits to stabbing husband to death

TUCKER — The Gwinnett County Police Department responded to a fatal domestic incident in Tucker August 17.  Officers arrived at a house on Preston Lake Drive just after 1 a.m. to find a male dead from a stab wound. According to police,