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Dog Tied Up on Porch, Truett Cathy Passes Away, Atlanta Hawks Controversy, Child Dies in Fire,

Dog Tied Up on Porch, Truett Cathy Passes Away, Atlanta Hawks Controversy, Child Dies in Fire, "Office Creeper," Publix Recalls Bagels, Mother Gets Life For Killing Child

Plus, Avalon, a $600 million mixed-used development, will open in October and a gunman wearing a 'Scream' mask robs a Georgia Waffle House.
Ga. Wow Houses: Elegant Interiors, Cathedral Ceilings, Waterfronts (And Price Cuts, Too)

Ga. Wow Houses: Elegant Interiors, Cathedral Ceilings, Waterfronts (And Price Cuts, Too)

What are the asking prices on these exceptional homes in the Peach State?
GOOD NEWS! Pie in Face, Best Cities to Retire To, Honoring Veterans + National Merit Students

GOOD NEWS! Pie in Face, Best Cities to Retire To, Honoring Veterans + National Merit Students

Plus, local teachers of the year; best neighborhoods in GA + metro companies plan to hire in 4th quarter were among this week's best news.
Dimintri Caldwell Named Johns Creek Officer of the Quarter

Dimintri Caldwell Named Johns Creek Officer of the Quarter

Caldwell started his career with the Atlanta Police Department, and came to Johns Creek in early 2011.
OMG Police: Dead Beavers, 'Scream' Armed Robber, Antique Explosive, $62K in Meth

OMG Police: Dead Beavers, 'Scream' Armed Robber, Antique Explosive, $62K in Meth

Plus: Cab driver makes fatal intervention; Cigar store burglaries; Headstone vandalism; "Office creeper" sought.
Slain Toddler Vigil, $62K Meth Bust, Coach Sex Assault Charges and 'Scream' Gunman Robs Waffle House

Slain Toddler Vigil, $62K Meth Bust, Coach Sex Assault Charges and 'Scream' Gunman Robs Waffle House

Plus, mailing center robbed at gunpoint. Our top posts from the past 24 hours.
WOW House: Johns Creek Estate Overlooking a Pond

WOW House: Johns Creek Estate Overlooking a Pond

This impressive $2.1M home boasts a guest house, an outdoor kitchen, and a marble master bath.
Yacht Rock Schooner To Perform in Johns Creek

Yacht Rock Schooner To Perform in Johns Creek

The city has added a 4th concert to its inaugural music season, which will be held on Sept. 27.
Fulton County Animal Services Takes in Over 655 Animals During August,

Fulton County Animal Services Takes in Over 655 Animals During August, "Fall in Love" Free Adoption Special Going Strong and Our Pets of the Week

All adoptions of cats, kittens, puppies, and dogs at Fulton County Animal Services will be made free of charge during the month of September
Video of Dog Alone on Porch Goes Viral, Neighbors Attempt Break-In

Video of Dog Alone on Porch Goes Viral, Neighbors Attempt Break-In

Neighbors who thought the home was abandoned tried to break into the home in Lithia Springs.
Solar Storm: Internet, GPS Problems May Flare Up

Solar Storm: Internet, GPS Problems May Flare Up

A major solar flare launched off the Sun this week potentially unleashing a geomagnetic storm that could interrupt communications.
Johns Creek Reschedules Final Movies at Newtown Park Showing

Johns Creek Reschedules Final Movies at Newtown Park Showing

After the August show was rained out, the city moved the showing of "The LEGO Movie" to Oct. 18.
BBB Warns of Scholastic Supply Scam

BBB Warns of Scholastic Supply Scam

BBB Serving Metro Atlanta is providing the following information as a warning. This scam has hit 22 states thus far.
GDOT Plans GA 400, I-285 Work Again This Weekend

GDOT Plans GA 400, I-285 Work Again This Weekend

Motorists are encouraged to avoid both highways as crews and contractors will continue their push to wrap up this year's construction.
Antique Bomb Found, Murder Suspect Arrested, Mother Sentenced, Hawks Controversy, #NeverForget 9/11

Antique Bomb Found, Murder Suspect Arrested, Mother Sentenced, Hawks Controversy, #NeverForget 9/11

Also: High school lockdown; Armadillo in the house; Mom arrested for leaving kids in car; Missing Roswell boy found.
Fall into Fun with Hike Along Atlanta's Sope Creek

Fall into Fun with Hike Along Atlanta's Sope Creek

Chattahoochee Riverkeeper will host a hike for those who love the outdoors on Sept. 13.
#NeverForget: Where Were You on 9/11?

#NeverForget: Where Were You on 9/11?

“Seeing plane coming right at me. No one knew what had happened.” Tell us your 9/11 experience.
Open Houses in Johns Creek

Open Houses in Johns Creek

Every week, Patch and Zillow team to bring you open houses in the area.
Three Johns Creek Firefighters Promoted

Three Johns Creek Firefighters Promoted

Curt Walther was promoted to fire captain, "Rusby" Crites was promoted to fire lieutenant and Shawn Maschmeier was promoted to sergeant.
Atlanta Hawks Rebuff Civil Rights Leaders; NBA Legend Says Team Owner Not Racist

Atlanta Hawks Rebuff Civil Rights Leaders; NBA Legend Says Team Owner Not Racist

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Levenson’s email is “pretty harmless in terms of insulting anyone.”