South Atlanta

Today's Women's Movement

More than 4 million people around the world joined the Women’s March in 2017, and in 2018, an estimated 1 million hit the streets again. The #MeToo movement shined a spotlight on sexual harassment, forcing predators to step down from power. And according to CNN, more women than ever are running for political office. It’s a fight our great-great... [Read More]

When GOD Speaks. We Are Not His Possessions, We Are God’s Reflections

Yesterday was March 11, 2021.  Olivia and I made reservations to see Reva for Chakra cleanses up in Asheville, NC. I’ve been having problems with shortness of breath and wheezing for more than three months now; I finally went to the health ... [Read More]
April 2, 2021

You Can Call Her Madam DA; Fani Willis on Making History As Fulton County’s First Woman District Attorney

“From being a very, very little girl until I sit here today, there was never anything I’ve ever wanted to do but practice law or sit on the bench,” Fulton County’s newest district attorney (DA) Fani Willis explains. “I always knew that I ... [Read More]
January 20, 2021

A Quick Q&A with Clayton County School Board Member, Dr. Deatrice “Dee” Haney

What inspires you? I am inspired by our children’s innocence, courage, and drive to reach their highest human potential. Who inspires you?  My maternal grandmother Sallie Jones inspires me in that she was all about service-though she always ... [Read More]
January 17, 2021

COVID-Esque RELATIONS

A transformative adventure, inspired by love, expressed unconventionally by the 2020 Coronavirus Pandemic. It’s 4:07 AM. I’ve been in the Emergency Room for 9 hours, long enough to have adopted children and grandchildren! My oldest “new ... [Read More]
January 2, 2021

Celebrating the Legacy of Lucy Huie

No matter where you go in Clayton County, you are liable to find the name Huie inscribed onto a building, plaque or mentioned in some way as a part of the county’s history. MRS. LUCY CLINE HUIE OWNS A SIGNIFICANT role in that history and ... [Read More]
October 20, 2020

Demonstrating Power by Helping Others

The *Coronavirus Pandemic has revealed all of the inadequacies and brokenness of our global power structures and has laid them bare. With these shortages revealed, we clearly see the obvious change that can be made in our communities when ... [Read More]
June 18, 2020

Toyota South Atlanta Donates $10,000 to Clayton County Public Schools

Assistant Superintendent Dr. Anthony Smith, Superintendent Dr. Morcease Beasley, Office of the Deputy Superintendent Government Relations Partnerships and Grants Lonnie Smith, Toyota South Atlanta General Manager/VP Rich Mahon and Jerry Gresham, ... [Read More]
July 16, 2019

Every Step In Life Counts

RAMONA BIVINS’ NATURAL LOVE FOR PEOPLE IS what gives her the desire to share her time and treat others with a high degree of respect regardless of race, gender or socio-economic background. As Chief Financial Officer for Clayton County Governme... [Read More]
February 21, 2019

The Eternal Optimist

I'm very optimistic. I always see the glass as half full rather than half empty”, chimes Chivonne Flemming, a budding serialpenuer here in the Southern Crescent.    As the owner of two businesses, one nonprofit, and her personal brand, Chivonne ... [Read More]
February 21, 2019