Man shot by Atlanta police Wednesday identified

11:28 am Apr. 9, 2015

By Steve Visser

The man shot by Atlanta police Wednesday ran from them after he was questioned about walking in the middle of McDaniel Street, police chief George Turner said in a news conference Thursday.

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Snow in metro Atlanta: City Schools of Decatur closed on Thursday

7:58 pm Feb. 25, 2015

City of Decatur Schools have cancelled classes on Thursday because of potential icy conditions. The district’s website says that employees who work 225 days or more should report at 11 a.m. if conditions are safe for them to travel.

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution’s news partner, Channel 2 Action News, maintains a county-by-county list of cancellations, closings and delays. Check the list for updates.

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Snow in metro Atlanta: Marietta City schools closed on Thursday

6:19 pm Feb. 25, 2015

Marietta City Schools will be closed Thursday, the district announced at 6 p.m. Wednesday. Classes are scheduled to resume Friday, the district said on its website.

School administrators and Central Office staff are asked to report as soon as conditions allow on Thursday.

The district encourages parents and students to take advantage of online educational resources at the 24/7 Learn website.

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