Confederate symbol debate unresolved

...proposals, including ideas related to Stone Mountain, the state's Confederate memorial...line, "let freedom ring from Stone Mountain of Georgia."That idea drew...Confederate cause being placed on top of Stone Mountain because of the objections of opponents...

Teens charged with murder of woman at Atlanta-area gas station

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. - Police say three teenagers have been charged with murder in the shooting death of a woman at a gas station near Stone Mountain in DeKalb County, east of Atlanta.Local news media outlets reported...

Woman gunned down at Ga. gas station

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. - Police say a woman has been shot to death at a gas station...immediately available early Friday.The gas station is near the city of Stone Mountain, just east of Atlanta.

Man, 21, drowns in Georgia lake

...21-year-old man has drowned at Lake Lanier over the holiday weekend.The Times reports that the body of Daruba McFarlane of Stone Mountain was found Sunday night. A spokesman for the Georgia Department of Natural Resources said a friend reported McFarlane...

UGA players arrested, suspended

...forward."Patrick is an inside linebacker from Mays High in Atlanta. Rivers is defensive end from Stephenson High in Stone Mountain.Patrick was booked into the Clarke County Jail at 2:23 a.m. Wednesday and posted a $1,000 bond at 6:19...

UGA rape suspect banned from Clarke County

...Athens student housing complex.While his case is pending, Oluwadare must reside with his parents at their home in Stone Mountain, according to the bond order signed by Superior Court Judge H. Patrick Haggard.As another condition of bond...

Leaders of civil rights groups oppose Martin Luther King Jr. monument at Georgia mountain

...Luther King Jr. atop Georgia's Stone Mountain is getting a chilly reception...removing Confederate symbols from Stone Mountain, but they also hammered the King...Tuesday on the announced meeting. Stone Mountain Memorial Association Chief Executive...

MLK honor planned for Stone Mountain

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. - Georgia officials are planning...Martin Luther King Jr. on the summit of Stone Mountain Park. Park officials told the Atlanta...of granite: "Let freedom ring from Stone Mountain of Georgia." Georgia Gov. Nathan...

Driver shot near Stone Mountain

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. - DeKalb County police say a woman is expected to survive after...Angelina Christiano while the two vehicles were on U.S. Highway 78 in Stone Mountain on Monday afternoon. DeKalb County police Major S.R. Fore says the...

Georgia state flag's Confederate 'Stars and Bars' design avoids controversy

...bridges and monuments, most notably the carvings of Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee and Jefferson Davis from Stone Mountain.Bullock said the legislation will have no legs because of a lack of support."If the legislative black caucus...