A look back (with links) at stories that had us talking in the past week.
Monday, May 23
-Our weekly feature focused on director Kay Whithear, who built the non-profit to a vital charity organization in the Lilburn-Stone Mountain-Tucker area.
Tuesday, May 24
-In high-school baseball, and won their deciding games in their best-of-three series to reach the state finals. See a after beating Colquitt County in Moultrie, Ga.
-Catch up of recent police activity in our weekly .
-Wanna know how local eateries scored in health-department inspections? Find them in .
Wednesday, May 25
-Lilburn’s new performing arts center — the — officially opened with a Wednesday ribbon-cutting.
- in the state in the Washington Post’s annual High School Challenge Index rankings, which scores a school’s commitment to preparing students for college.
Thursday, May 26
-Storms — from the remnants of the weather system that spawned deadly tornadoes in the Midwest — blew through Lilburn Thursday night and into the early morning hours of Friday, prompting more than 100 emergency calls to the fire department county-wide. The storms caused a and a near Mountain Park.
Friday, May 27
- before a packed house at Parkview Stadium.
- met with city and Lilburn CID officials this week to discuss revitalizing Lilburn’s downtown. Read Pat Gabilondo’s story.
-Our weekly feature is always a late-week treat.