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Hidden History – Lynching in Dekalb County

This is an overview of an excellent video produced by Tia Mitchell for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution that outlines the hanging of African American men in Dekalb County.  To see the full version go to https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xQTv4… Look for more information coming soon about the NAACP Dekalb Remembrance Project so that we never forget our loved ones …

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Remembrance Project Art Competition Details/Rules

NAACP DeKalb County & City of Lithonia Remembrance Project Art Competition/   The NAACP DeKalb County, the City of Lithonia, and the Lithonia Business Association are partnering with the  Equal Justice Initiative and the National Memorial for Peace and Justice  to unveil a permanent memorial dedicated to DeKalb County victims of lynching and racial terrorism.  The memorial will …

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Housing Scams and Renters Rights

Home-purchases and rental transactions both involve large amounts of cash, and cash attracts scammers.  Most people are inexperienced in this area of their life and should be wary of “special deals” and fast financing options.   There are predatory lenders in the marketplace that can challenge your knowledge with mortgage scams, bait-n-switch scams, mortgage fraud, and …

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