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T.I., Scrapp Deleon aid nonviolent offenders in Georgia

LITHONIA, Ga. (AP) — Rapper T.I., a Georgia church and VH1’s “Love and Hip Hop” personality Scrapp Deleon came together to post bail for 23 nonviolent offenders who would have spent Easter behind bars. News outlets report the “Bail Out” program extends beyond the weekend, with each offender being connected to a mentor and possibly […]
Tags: News, Entertainment, Georgia, Nation, Ga AP, Lithonia, Scrapp DeLeon

Girl hit by car; parents hope video can help ID driver

ATLANTA (AP) — The parents of a 9-year-old girl who was seriously injured when a car careened across her front yard and hit her hope the public can help identify the driver. Security camera video shows LaDerihanna Holmes playing with a friend in the front yard of her house in Lithonia, about 20 miles east […]
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Video shows Waffle House workers put food on unconscious man

LITHONIA, Ga. (AP) — A video shows two Waffle House employees putting salt, a slice of cheese and ketchup on an unconscious man’s head and now the company says the workers at the Atlanta area location have been fired. News outlets report the video on Instagram also shows the employees playing with the man like […]
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Police: Murder suspect left his passport at shooting scene

DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — Authorities say a Georgia man left his passport at a shooting scene and was arrested when trying to report the document missing to police. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports DeKalb County jurors indicted Sanjay Stewartson, of Lithonia, for malice murder in the May 8 death of Peter Johnson at a shopping plaza. […]
Tags: News, Georgia, Dekalb County, Atlanta Journal Constitution, Lithonia, DECATUR Ga AP, PETER JOHNSON, Nation & World, Sanjay Stewartson

Ex-MARTA executive pleads guilty in false invoice scheme

ATLANTA (AP) — A former Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority executive has pleaded guilty to his role in misappropriating funds as part of a false invoice scheme. U.S. District Attorney John Horn, in a news release Wednesday, said 52-year-old Joseph J. Erves, of Lithonia, entered the plea in federal court. No sentencing date has been […]
Tags: News, Atlanta, Ap, Lithonia, MartA, John Horn, Nation & World, Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority, Joseph J Erves

Georgia homeowner shoots, kills wig-wearing intruder

LITHONIA, Ga. (AP) — Police say a Georgia homeowner who killed an intruder outside Atlanta won’t face charges. DeKalb County police Lt. Lonzy Robertson tells local news outlets the homeowner, who hasn’t been named, was within his legal right to shoot the intruder Monday morning. Robertson says the homeowner was sleeping on a couch in […]
Tags: News, Atlanta, Georgia, Dekalb County, Robertson, Ga AP, Lithonia, Nation & World, Lonzy Robertson

Lithonia LED 4" White Baffle Recessed Kit (16 Pack) (redwood shores) $400

4 inch White Recessed Baffle Integrated LED Lighting Kit Brightness: 500 Lumens (50-Watt incandescent flood equivalent) Average Life: 28,000 hours or 36 years (based on 3 hours/day) Light appearance: 3000K (soft white) Brand new in box - 16 units [...]
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Lithonia 1275B T8 fluorescent fixtures with bulbs (x4) (lafayette / orinda / moraga) $40

Four Lithonia 1275B T8 fluorescent fixtures and bulbs. These are perfect for garage lights, photography, plants, etc. Asking $40 for all four fixtures plus bulbs. One fixture has a broken clip that can be replaced. [...]
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2bulb - Fluorescent Light Fixtures w/Wrap around cover (rohnert pk / cotati) $10

Sold all together for a total of 14. One cover is broken and some have chips and cracks but over all these are in good shape. Made by Lithonia Lighting. Name and phone number for a response.
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Twitter Reacts to Bishop Eddie Long’s Death

After news of the death of Bishop Eddie Long was revealed Sunday morning (Jan. 15), Twitter was quick to respond to the New Birth Missionary Baptist Church’s controversial pastor’s passing. Long, who became pastor of New Birth back in 1987 and grew the church’s membership to nearly 30,000 parishioners, first became the talk of social media after 2010 when four male church members accused the Bishop of sexual misconduct. Because the men were of legal consenting age when they allegedly had sex wit...
Tags: News, Internet, Social Media, Long, Pop Culture, Jazz, God, Eddie, Taylor, Duke, Black Twitter, Lithonia, Ga, Marc Lamont Hill, Twitter reactions, Eddie Long

Bishop Eddie Long Cause of Death: How Did the New Birth Pastor Die?

Bishop Eddie Long, senior pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Lithonia, Georgia near Atlanta, died Sunday (Jan. 15) at the age of 63 years old. How did he die? What was his cause of death? PREVIOUSLY: New Birth Founder/Pastor Bishop Eddie Long Dead at 63 According to Long’s church, the Bishop succumbed to complications from an “aggressive” form of cancer. “Today it is with great sadness I announce that our bishop has transitioned,” Bishop Christopher C. Smith said during New Birth...
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Eddie Long, megachurch pastor embroiled in scandal, dies

LITHONIA, Ga. (AP) — Eddie Long, the pastor of a Georgia megachurch whose reputation was tarnished after former congregants accused him of sexual misconduct, has died. He was 63. New Birth Missionary Baptist Church said in a statement to multiple media outlets that Long died Sunday after battling cancer. Long has been senior pastor at […]
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​Sandy Springs doctor charged with illegal distribution of opioids

Dr. Arnita Avery-Kelly, a podiatrist at Podiatric Medical Surgical Services, was arraigned on federal charges of illegal distribution of opioid pain killers and other drugs in Sandy Springs and Lithonia, Ga. The drugs included fentanyl and oxycodone. Brenda Lewis, Avery-Kelly's office manager, was also charged. The two were indicted by a federal grand jury Dec. 21. The charges came after a nearly three-year investigation by the Georgia Drug and Narcotics Agency, which visited Avery-Kelly in N...
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Bishop Eddie Long Says God Healed Him Of Mystery Ailment… (VIDEO)

NEWSFLASH!! Bishop Eddie Long is back from whatever ailment caused him to lose all that weight a few months back. If you recall, Long said he’d chosen a vegan lifestyle after being questioned about his drastic weight loss (click HERE if you missed that) but he subsequently revealed that he was going through an undisclosed ‘health challenge’ unrelated to his diet. [READ: Eddie Long Confirms ‘Health Challenge’ *Official Statement*] Now, the Lithonia megachurch pastor has re-emerged after taking a...
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Fire rages at massive warehouse near Atlanta; no one hurt

LITHONIA, Ga. (AP) — Firefighters near Atlanta were battling a fierce fire Thursday morning at a warehouse in metro Atlanta that shot flames into the pre-dawn sky and shut down a highway as firefighters worked to get the blaze under control. The blaze broke out before dawn in the Lithonia area of DeKalb County, just […]
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Man accused of firing gun at officer during traffic stop

DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — Authorities say a Georgia man has been arrested after he fired at gun at a suburban Atlanta police officer during a traffic stop. DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Cynthia Williams says in a news release that authorities arrested 24-year-old Tamarcus Gresham of Lithonia on an aggravated assault charge in connection with […]
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Megachurch pastor Eddie Long addresses startling weight loss, insists he's fine

Megachurch pastor Eddie Long, who preaches at the New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Lithonia, is barely recognisable these days, and it's because he lost a ton of weight.
Tags: News, Christian, Lithonia, Eddie Long, New Birth Missionary Baptist Church

Police probe shooting involving officers on freeway ramp

LITHONIA, Ga. (AP) — Authorities are investigating a traffic stop involving police that ended in gunshots on an interstate ramp outside Atlanta. Conyers police tell WAGA-TV that the shooting happened on Interstate 20 in the Lithonia area, just east of Atlanta. They say an officer and a deputy involved were not seriously injured in the […]
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Acuity Brands, Inc. (AYI) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

According to Zacks, "Acuity Brands, Inc. is comprised of the Acuity Lighting Group and Acuity Specialty Products. The Acuity Lighting Group is the world's largest lighting fixture manufacturer and includes brands such as Lithonia Lighting, Holophane, Peerless, and Hydrel.
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Inside Atlanta's Booming Hip-Hop Dance Scene

At a Chick-Fil-A in Lithonia, 25 minutes east of Atlanta, Benny "King Imprint" Muyumba is sipping a lemonade. It's late afternoon and school is out.
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Kohl’s Closing Stores in Georgia, CA and other states June 19th

Sad news for Kohl’s Shoppers: Kohl’s Is closing stores in California, Georgia, IL, NC, NJ and WI due to under-performance. The The stores list of stores by state that will close on 6/19/16 : Kohl’s Stores Closing in Georgia : Holcomb Bridge, GA – 2342 Holcomb Bridge Road, Roswell, Ga. Note: The Lithonia, Ga. 49th St., Hialeah, Fla.Brought to you by: Frugal
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Acuity Brands, Inc. (AYI) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

According to Zacks, "Acuity Brands, Inc. is comprised of the Acuity Lighting Group and Acuity Specialty Products. The Acuity Lighting Group is the world's largest lighting fixture manufacturer and includes brands such as Lithonia Lighting, Holophane, Peerless, and Hydrel.
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East Point Chevron Accused of Selling Bad Gasoline

Laverne Fenn said what happened to her should never have happened, and now she has been left with $1,100 worth of damages to her car. The Lithonia woman believes it is all because of some bad gasoline she said she got from an East Point Chevron gas station.
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