Common Joins “See America” Initiative
Award winning actor and hip hop artist Common joins the ” See America” initiative to offer free eye exams today. Today eye exams are for anybody 18 and over at Central Presbyterian Church in SW Atlanta today between 9-noon.
Dog attack In SW Atlanta
The mother of a six-year-old attacked by two dogs in SW Atlanta wants the dog’s owners charged. Monica Smith said, “Everything happened so fast” during last Friday’s attack when little Aaron Smith was saved by neighbor Jonathan Hughes who jumped in to help. Doctors say Aaron will not need plastic surgery after being bit in the face. The dogs suspected of the attack have been impounded, and a court date has been set for June.
Change in leadership in DeKalb County Schools
A lot of outrage out there after DeKalb’s School Superintendent decided to remove and reassign 9 elementary school principals. Parents turned out to a school board meeting last night, Superintendent Stephen Green told parents that he made the decision based on low test scores and believes a chance in leadership is the right decision.