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Projection: Perpetual trailers at Dunwoody High?  Dunwoody Crier

New long-term enrollment projections released at the end of the year by the DeKalb County Schools again call into question the strategy of piecemeal ...



Five DeKalb Schools Locked Down Thursday After Bomb Threats  Patch.com

Five Schools Received Bomb Threats - Dunwoody, GA - All five schools were in the Dunwoody High cluster, including four Dunwoody elementary schools and ...



DeKalb Schools administrators face tough questions on facilities, overcrowding  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Mar 15, 2019. DeKalb Schools administrators face tough questions on facilities, overcrowding. School overcrowding, a proliferation of ...



Victim in Tallahassee yoga studio shooting identified as Dunwoody HS graduate  11Alive.com WXIA

DUNWOODY, Ga. -- One of the two people who was gunned down at a Tallahassee yoga studio on Friday was 21-year-old Maura Binkley, of Dunwoody.



Man wanted after phone stolen from Dunwoody High student at gunpoint found in Union City  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Dunwoody police are searching for a man and his accomplice after a high school student and his frien...



Victim in Tallahassee yoga studio identified as Dunwoody High School grad  11Alive.com WXIA

One of the two people who was gunned down at a Tallahassee yoga studio on Friday was 21-year-old Maura Binkley, of Dunwoody.



'Game On' campaign celebrates DHS facilities, but deadline is near  Dunwoody Crier

Dunwoody High School cheerleaders cheered and the marching band played Sunday as more than 500 students, family and friends of Dunwoody High School ...



Dunwoody High Graduate Killed In Florida Yoga Studio Shooting  Patch.com

A Dunwoody High Graduate Was Killed In Florida. - Brookhaven, GA - Police said Scott Paul Beierle​ fatally shot Maura Binkley, a 2015 Dunwoody High ...



More students mean more trailers at Dunwoody High School  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Apr 2, 2018. More students mean more trailers at Dunwoody High School. More trailers will be installed at Dunwoody High School's ...



Trees chopped at DHS  Dunwoody Crier

Spring Break typically means a quiet high school, but this year tree cutters showed up and chopped down dozens of pine trees along Vermack Road at ...



DeKalb school official: Enrollment growth outpacing new facilities  Dunwoody Crier

According to the latest figures from DeKalb Schools, after construction of the new, larger Austin Elementary School and redistricting all Dunwoody's elementary ...



Dunwoody Players sing and dance in 'Once Upon a Mattress'  Dunwoody Crier

Long ago in a country far, far away” has become “here and now” on the boards as Dunwoody High presents Mary Rodgers' and Marshall Barer's musical classic ...



Student charged after bringing knives to Dunwoody High School  WXIA-TV

DUNWOODY, Ga. -- A high school student was arrested after brining knives on school grounds Thursday. The incident happened at Dunwoody High School and ...



Judge throws out death sentence in murder case involving Dunwoody teen  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A federal judge in Atlanta has thrown out the death sentence imposed against a man who carjacked and killed a 16-year-old Dunwoody High School student.



Dunwoody teen, killed in shooting, remembered for love of simple things  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Aug 18, 2018. Dunwoody teen, killed in shooting, remembered for love of simple things. Kathryn Ballard purchased helium tanks to ...



Fortenberry named Teacher of the Year  Dunwoody Crier

Steve Fortenberry, Chairman of the Business and Finance Academy at Dunwoody High School, was selected as Teacher of the Year by the Rotary Club of ...



DeKalb Schools to hold graduations a week after school year ends  Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb Schools parents are fuming about a district plan to hold graduations after the school year ends.



Students protest racism at Dunwoody High School  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Dec 18, 2017. Students protest racism at Dunwoody High School. More than 50 students gathered Dec. 18 at the entrance of ...



Two Dunwoody High seniors develop election prediction website  11Alive.com WXIA

Dunwoody High School seniors Sam Mahle and Noah Covey put their heads together to create 50Fifty, a website that covers political races at all levels of ...



How Dunwoody shaped a famous TV woodworker: Q&A with Clint Harp  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Reporter Newspapers | Mar 6, 2019. How Dunwoody shaped a famous TV woodworker: Q&A with Clint Harp. For those who believe there are no ...



Dunwoody offers feeder wrestling team | Sports  Dunwoody Crier

Nava/Breffle Wrestling began practice at Dunwoody High School. The club serves elementary through middle school wrestlers with the support of Luke McSorley ...



High school hunter arrested, charged after having hunting knives in his truck  WXIA-TV

DUNWOODY, Ga. -- A Dunwoody High School student who was arrested and charged with carrying weapons within a school safety zone was found with hunting ...



A fan of 'Fixer Upper?' You'll recognize this Dunwoody grad  Dunwoody Crier

Clint Harp, a Dunwoody High School graduate, is known to millions of TV viewers as the go-to furniture maker on HGTV's hit show Fixer Upper who has a way ...



Dunwoody High School record growth means new opportunities, challenges  MDJOnline.com

Under the leadership of Principal Tom McFerrin, Dunwoody High School is seeing record growth — and with that comes both new opportunities and challenges.



Obituary | Obituaries  Dunwoody Crier

Quinn Ryan Conley, age 23, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019, in Clovis, Calif. Quinn was born in Atlanta to parents Alton “Glen” Conley and Holly ...



DHS fencers season start medal streak | Sports  Dunwoody Crier

Dunwoody High School's fencing team is outperforming this season with a medal streak startup. Team Captain Megan Murphy led with a gold medal for ...



All Fore One Tournament to raise money for Dunwoody schools  11Alive.com WXIA

The second annual All Fore One Tournament will add tennis to the mix to support capital improvements and educational enrichment at Dunwoody High School ...



Lady Wildcats sign to play for top schools  Dunwoody Crier

Two Dunwoody High School senior student athletes recently signed letters of intent. Amanda Gild signed her letter of intent to play volleyball at Washington ...



Road closures, water outages at Vermack/Mount Vernon intersection this weekend in Dunwoody  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Mar 1, 2019. Road closures, water outages at Vermack/Mount Vernon intersection this weekend in Dunwoody. Major utility work is now ...



DeKalb SAT scores improve by nearly 20 points  Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb County schools improved their overall SAT score by 18 points, officials said.



Erin Munger  UGA Today

Law student Erin Munger's passion is the fair and equitable administration of justice, and she's committed to maintaining the rule of law and the integrity of our ...



Messages from Friends  Dunwoody Crier

When it comes to Georgia politics, Dick Williams is an institution. Dick - through mediums including the AJC editorial page, the Dunwoody Crier, and Georgia ...



Dunwoody teen sheds light on human trafficking for Girl Scouts project  11Alive.com WXIA

Dabney Duncan, 16, is organizing an event aimed at teens and parents called SHINE A LIGHT: A Forum on Human Sex Trafficking. It will be held Sunday, ...



This Dunwoody council is a whole lot younger  Dunwoody Crier

Learning about local government and community volunteering are two goals of Dunwoody's Youth City Council whose members hail from Dunwoody High ...



Chamblee Charter High School football coach placed on leave  Atlanta Journal Constitution

When Chamblee Charter High School football players take the field Friday night, their head coach mig...



Katie Luquire  UGA Today

Future physician assistant Katie Luquire has immersed herself in research as an undergraduate, picked up some honors along the way, served her community ...



Jon Ossoff visits Dunwoody High School  Dunwoody Crier

Despite the fact that the election for the 6th district Congress seat took place months ago, the Young Democrats Club at Dunwoody High School is still interested ...



Parents of Dunwoody woman killed in shooting to attend State of the Union with McBath  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Feb 5, 2019. Parents of Dunwoody woman killed in shooting to attend State of the Union with McBath. Jeff and Margaret Binkley of ...



Dunwoody high schooler collapses, dies while running  WSB Atlanta

DUNWOODY, Ga. - Grief counselors were on hand at Dunwoody High School Monday as students returned to class after spring break, missing one of their ...



New Dunwoody High principal is glad to join 'family'  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Evelyn Andrews | Oct 14, 2017. New Dunwoody High principal is glad to join 'family'. Priscilla Cole, Dunwoody High School's new principal, said at an ...



Chamblee Charter football coach back at helm after weeklong investigation  WSB Atlanta

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - The Chamblee Charter High School head football coach was back at work Friday after a weeklong investigation into a personnel matter ...



Jester argues for a new high school, opposes planned expansions  Dunwoody Crier

A recent letter to The Crier asked why local officials are not fighting the planned expansion of Dunwoody High School. This would be a good time to review the ...



Parking woes plague streets near Dunwoody High School  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Sep 30, 2016. Parking woes plague streets near Dunwoody High School. Roseanne Lutz was pulling out of the Corners Cove cul de ...



Death row convict to be resentenced in Dunwoody teen's murder  CBS46 News Atlanta

FULTON, GA (CBS46) Eric Perkinson was convicted of murdering a 16-year-old Dunwoody High School student more than 20 years ago. He was put on death ...



Another Dunwoody High School success story  Atlanta Journal Constitution

So it turns out Ryan Seacrest isn't the only Dunwoody High School alum to go on to a successful entertainment career.



Rotary hears DHS success stories from Tom McFerrin  Dunwoody Crier

Former principal of Dunwoody High School, Dr. Jennie Springer, introduced Tom McFerrin, current principal of DHS as the Rotary Club of Dunwoody's speaker ...



Dunwoody Lawmaker Targeted For Opposing Heartbeat Bill  Patch.com

Lawmaker Targeted For Opposing Heartbeat Bill - Dunwoody, GA - Georgia lawmakers recently passed the Heartbeat Bill in the face of opposition from women's ...



Ciara's pep rally inspired music video filmed in Atlanta  11Alive.com WXIA

ATLANTA - It is time for the A-Scene! Your premiere source for all things entertainment in Georgia's booming TV, film and music industry and this morning we are ...



High school mountain bikers win on trail in Milledgeville  Dunwoody Crier

Leah Thomas, a Dunwoody High School freshman, and rider for the North Fulton Composite (NITRO) Mountain Bike Team, competed in the Georgia ...



UGA welcomes nine students as Ramsey Scholars  UGA Today

Nine undergraduates have been named Ramsey Honors Scholars. They had an average SAT of 1586, an average ACT of 34.5 and an average high school ...



DeKalb County School District to host six more meetings about Strategic Plan  Decaturish.com

Over the next couple of weeks, the DeKalb County School District is looking to receive feedback from the community about their 2019 to 2024 Strategic Plan, and ...



Top scholars shine at six local high schools  Dunwoody Crier

Congratulations to area graduates and to the valedictorians and salutatorians from local schools.



Dunwoodys Portico Global Cuisine Part Of Taste Of France  Patch.com

5th Goût de France 2019 Set For March 21 - Dunwoody, GA - Restaurants across Atlanta and the southeast will offer a "Taste of France" four-course menu on ...



Dunwoody teen sisters start a Dunwoody apparel company  Dunwoody Crier

Two Dunwoody sisters have turned their love of their hometown into a profitable business. Their business, Dunwoody Outfitters, launched shortly before ...



Police searching for missing Dunwoody teen  FOX 5 Atlanta

Police are searching for a missing 16-year-old Dunwoody boy who was last seen more than a week ago.



Look Out For These Top Prospects At The Benz  GPB

The GHSA championship games are loaded with future college stars.



Area high school salute top scholars  Dunwoody Crier

Congratulations to area graduates and to the valedictorians and salutatorians from local schools.



Plan For More Trailers at High Schools in Dunwoody and Chamblee  The Brookhaven Post

DeKalb County, GA, May 5, 2017 – by Stan Jester, DeKalb County School District Board of Education Member – In DeKalb Schools there are almost 4,000 open ...



Atlanta broadcast instructor/TV host shares talents with students  MDJOnline.com

This article was updated Feb. 14 at 12:18 p.m. with corrected information on where Keysha Lee worked prior to returning to Atlanta and where she teaches.



Work underway at Dunwoody's Mount Vernon and Vermack  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Jul 26, 2018. Work underway at Dunwoody's Mount Vernon and Vermack. Work has started on Dunwoody's intersection improvements ...



New robotics team at DHS is first in state and nation  Dunwoody Crier

Dunwoody High School's new First Robotics Competition team has made its debut in the Georgia qualifiers and blew the competition away.



Wrap to keep OK mural OK  Dunwoody Crier

The “Everything Will Be OK' mural on the side of the Spruill Gallery smokehouse is in need of refurbishment and DHS student Sam Mauldin has an idea to help.



Dunwoody boys' tennis advances to region playoffs | Sports  Dunwoody Crier

The Dunwoody High School tennis team beat Pope High School in its first round of region play 3-2. This win will allow the Wildcats to enter state playoffs.



Three Behind Bars In Decatur Stabbing Death  Decatur, GA Patch

Three Behind Bars In Decatur Stabbing Death - Dunwoody, GA - The trio faces murder charges after allegedly stabbing the victim over 30 times at an apartment ...



Hughes to gridiron at University of the South  Dunwoody Crier

Dunwoody High School senior Parker Hughes committed to play football at the University of the South on March 22. He will be attending the university on an ...



DHS girls' track takes second | Sports  Dunwoody Crier

The DHS Girls Track Team held off some tough competition to earn runner-up status During the 2019 DeKalb County High School Championships for Outdoor ...



Weber School Students Attend Teen Israel Leadership Institute  Sandy Springs, GA Patch

Weber Students Attend Teen Israel Institute - Sandy Springs, GA - The weekend-long initiative was hosted by the Center for Israel Education and the Emory ...



Dunwoody student starts the Great Popsicle Race  WXIA-TV

Dunwoody High School will host The Great Popsicle Race on Saturday, July 29 to support the Atlanta Track Club's Kilometer Kids program. The race is the ...



Samford football announces 15 signees for 2019 class  AL.com

The Samford football program has signed 15 student-athletes to National Letters of Intent, head coach Chris Hatcher announced Wednesday. The class includes ...



School News  Dunwoody Crier

Members of the Dunwoody High School Band, under the direction of Mr William Henderson, traveled to Scotland Feb. 14 - 21. Along with taking in the sights in ...



New gun detector technology could help prevent school shootings  WSB Atlanta

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - A new technology is being promoted as being able to prevent shootings at schools, businesses and public places. It uses artificial ...



Walton II, Eugene "Buzz" William  Helena Independent Record

On Sunday, October 21, 2018, Eugene “Buzz” William Walton, II, lost his life in a tragic hunting accident. He is survived by his wife of 15 years Leslie (Varhol), ...



Dunwoody community mourns UGA student death - Story  FOX 5 Atlanta

Hundreds gathered at Dunwoody High School to pay their respects to 19-year-old Halle Scott, one of the four UGA students who tragically lost their lives in a car ...



Graduation day is here, celebrating its shining stars  Dunwoody Crier

Across the community, high school seniors took their last walks across the podium with a farewell to the formative high school years and on to college, business ...



Time out with Wildcats' Coach Nash | Sports  Dunwoody Crier

Dunwoody High School's new head football coach Michael Nash brings a positive coaching strategy and a strong commitment to family and the community.



Dunwoody High School Band Selling Over $10K of Items in Auction  Patch.com

Dunwoody, GA - Beginning Nov. 14, the auction includes items like fitness classes, a timeshare vacation, an electric guitar and passes to Disney World.



Extra credit: Transgender teacher’s story becomes lesson for others  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Extra credit: Transgender teacher's story becomes lesson for others.



Here is the complete DeKalb County school graduation schedule for 2018  Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb County high schools will host graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2018 at the Georgia World Congress Center in downtown Atlanta.



DHS students show appreciation to veterans on staff  Dunwoody Crier

As Americans honored their veterans and their families from all over the nation on Veteran's Day, November 11, the Students for Soldiers organization at ...



DeKalb school board member target of complaint alleging threat  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | Jan 19, 2018. DeKalb school board member target of complaint alleging threat. The former co-chair of the Peachtree Charter Middle ...



DeKalb Schools announces high school graduations  Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb County School District has announced its 2017 high school graduation dates and locations.



Was your school among the top 50 in Georgia on the ACT?  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Which Georgia high schools received the highest average ACT scores in 2016? Find a ranking of all top schools here.



Dunwoody High swimmers shine at county, hoops slump continues  Dunwoody Crier

Dunwoody High School's girls' swim team became the county champions and the boys took third place at the county meet.



Remembering Children Gone Too Soon  Patch.com

Dunwoody, GA - Dunwoody residents can remember two sons who died too soon, as well as their own loved ones, during a ceremony Dec. 14.



DHS tennis qualifies, lax christens field | Sports  Dunwoody Crier

The Dunwoody High tennis team played Johns Creek and lost lines one, two, and line two doubles. After line 2 doubles the match ended. Therefore, they played ...



DHS Wet Wildcats make a splash at state  Dunwoody Crier

The Dunwoody High School swim and dive team competed at Georgia Tech this past weekend in the state championships. The boys finished in fifth place and ...



A rare varsity win for DHS, but promise from 9th grade and JV  Dunwoody Crier

The Dunwoody High School boys' basketball team lost against Centennial 57-46 and was later defeated by Cambridge, the top team in the region, 53-44 at the ...



A hearty endorsement for Dunwoody High, local schools  Dunwoody Crier

Dr. David Goodchild recently presented a check for $5000 to Dunwoody High School Principal, Tom McFerrin and Academy of Finance founder, Steve ...



National lifesaving award for DHS student  Dunwoody Crier

Travis Burns, a junior at Dunwoody High School, was presented the Lifesaving Award from the Civil Air Patrol, U.S. Air Force Auxiliary.



For some local high schoolers, plays really are the thing  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Guest | Sep 16, 2016. For some local high schoolers, plays really are the thing. It says something about a high school class when a fire alarm goes off ...



Georgia students claim racism when black cheerleader cropped from photo  Dayton Daily News

Students at a Georgia high school are claiming racism after a black cheerleader was cropped out...



Lemonade Days opens with something for everyone  Dunwoody Crier

Spring is here and it's time for Lemonade Days, a community event for the whole family, presented by the Dunwoody Preservation Trust. The 2018 festival ...



Dunwoody teen dies in Pullman Yard accident  Reporter Newspapers

Posted by Dyana Bagby | May 18, 2016. Dunwoody teen dies in Pullman Yard accident. Alexander Ty Flynn. (via Facebook). Alexander “Ty” Flynn.



DHS finance academy looks to NYC  Dunwoody Crier

The Academy of Finance is a program available to juniors and seniors at Dunwoody High School who are interested in learning about business and money.



DHS football crushes Berkmar in scrimmage | Sports  Dunwoody Crier

Although nowhere near football season, the Dunwoody High School's football team has already begun preparing for the upcoming year by playing a scrimmage ...



National Signing Day: Samford signs 15  WVTM13

What's next for Samford after losing record-breaking quarterback Devlin Hodges? The Bulldogs signed two QBs on National Signing Day, but also have a ...



6th District Special Election: DeKalb County Voting Precinct List  Patch.com

6th District Election: DeKalb Voting Precincts - Brookhaven, GA - Tuesday is the 6th District special election. Here are the polling stations in DeKalb County.



DeKalb County 6th District Election Guide 2017: Voting Hours, Polling Places, More  Patch.com

DeKalb County 6th District Election Guide 2017 - Brookhaven, GA - Tuesday is the runoff for Georgia's 6th District election: Here are the polling locations, hours ...



DeKalb County Schools begins graduations May 19  Atlanta Journal Constitution

DeKalb County School District officials released the graduation schedule for the 2015-2016 school year, with ceremonies having begun Friday and running ...



See all the Georgia schools involved in the 2018 Shuler Hensley Awards  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The 2018 Shuler Hensley Awards, which honor the best in Georgia high school theater, are coming up.



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