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Officer Involved Shooting

Officer stabbed by suspect during home intrusion call

Release: The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is conducting an officer involved shooting investigation in Sandy Springs. On Friday, November 19, 2021, the Sandy Springs Police Department (SSPD) asked the Georgia Bureau of Investigation to investigate…

Discount Tire opens first store in Johns Creek

Release: Discount Tire, the world's largest independent retailer of tires and wheels, opened its second location in Johns Creek, Georgia to meet demand for tires and wheels in Fulton County. The new tire store is…

SHD recognizes World AIDS Day 2021 with Valdosta…

Release: As our nation continues to battle the COVID-19 pandemic, it is important remember that others are battling through a different, less publicly discussed, pandemic. The Georgia Department of Public Health’s South Health District Infectious…

Vikings to face top-ranked Collins Hill Eagles

Release: With a thrilling 2nd round victory, our Vikings advance to the quarterfinals of the 2021 GHSA state football playoffs.  On Friday November 26 they will host the Collins Hill High School Eagles from Suwanee, GA. …

LCS weekly COVID update

Release: For the past 7 days, 99.92% of our 12,074 staff & students were at school and work. Those off-campus include 4 positive cases and 6 community exposures. Virtual instruction is offered to any student…

VCS weekly COVID update

Release: The graphic below reflects all COVID-19 data that was reported to us from Saturday, November 13 through Friday, November 19. On Monday, November 29, we will post data that reflects Saturday, November 20 through…