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Sept. 29

September 29, 2010 --

Marietta schools serving expired food Bishop Eddie Long accuser speaks out Mayors: Ga. a top source of ‘crime guns’ Potential class actions target AirTran Judge reopens bankruptcy filing by Deal’s son-in-law Columbus fires Parks & Rec director Life in Athens stream absent after chemical spill Report: Warner Robins councilman pointed gun at tenant

Fired DeKalb rec director had stormy 7-year history

Fired DeKalb rec director had stormy 7-year history
July 21, 2009 --

Monday’s firing of the DeKalb County recreation director, ostensibly for messing up entries for a state swim meet, actually may have been seven years in the making. Marilyn Boyd Drew was dismissed after her department missed several opportunities to enroll 67 kids in a statewide swimming competition to be held this weekend. But Drew has been accused of job discrimination, based on reverse racial bias, almost as long as she’s been running the department.