Dr. Heval Kelli has treated all sorts of patients while studying in Atlanta to become a physician: Young and old. Rich and poor.
Students, staff and faculty members walked out in protest and gathered in front of this administrative building at Emory University in February to pressure the university's new president Dr. Claire Sterk to label the university as a "sanctuary campus." The word "sanctuary" is being used these days to describe cities and organizations that show support for undocumented immigrants in the U.S. and one place where that word has become a sticky topic is at Emory University in Atlanta.
In his extraordinary autobiography, the legend takes us to his roots in Alabama, the streets of East Atlanta, the trap house, and the studio where he found his voice as a peerless rapper. He reflects on his inimitable career and in the process confronts his dark past-years behind bars, the murder charge, drug addiction, career highs and lows-the making of a trap god.
Lake Lanier levels are much lower than average due to droughts Monday near Longwood Park in Gainesville. A Tennessee-Georgia border issue dealing with water usage that caused a stir a few years ago may resurface at the Lake Lanier Association's annual meeting Saturday.
A proposed 108-home subdivision's impact on west Cobb schools may be a factor county commissioners weigh at their zoning hearing Tuesday.
March 17--The Atlanta Streetcar was short-staffed. Safety and security procedures were lax.