Posts tagged with "11 Alive"

DeKalb County closes aquatic center after questions about lifeguard certifications

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt July 28, 2015

DeKalb County has severed ties with a contractor providing lifeguard services to the Browns Mill Family Aquatic Center because the company couldn’t demonstrate its lifeguards are certified. The center will be closed until July 30, a press release from the county says. The closure comes after an 11 Alive report found that a lifeguard at the […]

DeKalb County announces major changes for water bills

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt May 18, 2015

DeKalb County is changing the way you see your water bill each month after thousands of residents looked at their bills and began seeing red. The county Department of Watershed Management is rolling out new changes for residents’ water bills intended to give them a clearer picture of how much water they’re using. According to […]

UPDATE: Decatur Chick-fil-A employees find man who accidentally left cash on restaurant floor

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt April 10, 2015

The staff of the Decatur Chick-fil-A enlisted the help of 11 Alive to track down a man who left hundreds of dollars on the restaurant floor. According to 11 Alive, the customer walked into the downtown Decatur Chick-fil-A on April 1, ordered breakfast and sat down at a table. While he was eating his meal, “hundreds […]

Report: Kidnapping victim dies after giving birth

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt September 5, 2014

According to 11 Alive a second victim of a kidnapping that occurred last weekend has died after giving birth to her daughter. The TV station reports that on Saturday morning an unknown number of suspects jumped Jeronta Brown and Briana Brooks at their home on Colleen Court, located off Columbia Drive south of Memorial. The […]

DeKalb Police seek kidnapping suspects

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt September 2, 2014

A kidnapping over Labor Day weekend in greater Decatur left one man dead and his pregnant fiance critically wounded, 11 Alive Reports. The TV station reports that on Saturday morning an unknown number of suspects jumped Jeronta Brown and Briana Brooks at their home on Colleen Court, located off Columbia Drive south of Memorial. The couple […]

AJC: ‘Our poll is better.’

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt August 23, 2014

The Atlanta Journal Constitution says poll results commissioned by its sister company, WSB-TV, are more reliable than poll results commissioned by a competitor, 11 Alive. The WSB-TV poll also reached a completely different conclusion, showing two top Democratic candidates ahead of their Republican opposition. The AJC and WSB-TV are owned by Cox Media Group, a fact […]

Ga. Supreme Court affirms Agnes Scott ruling

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt July 22, 2014

The Georgia Supreme Court has rejected a motion from Agnes Scott attorneys to reconsider its decision allowing a woman falsely accused of sexual assault to sue campus police officers. According to the Daily Report, lawyers for Agnes Scott asked the Supreme Court to vacate its earlier ruling because it wasn’t made within the limits of the […]

FedEx shooting – 3 critical after violence in Kennesaw

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt April 29, 2014

Multiple news agencies are reporting that a workplace shooting at the FedEx facility in Kennesaw, Ga. the morning of April 29 has left three people in critical condition. The gunman is dead, according to news reports. The Atlanta Journal Constitution said six people have been transported to the hospital. The AJC is posting continuing updates […]

Yeehaw – Naked man pays councilwoman a visit

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt April 2, 2014

UPDATE: It looks like WSB-TV is continuing to follow this important, developing story. A man from greater Decatur showed up at the house of a Johns Creek Councilwoman wearing nothing but a cowboy hat. According to WSB-TV and 11 Alive, Ashdon Gibbs went on some kind of nudist field trip Monday, and wound up in […]

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