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Stone Mountain

State to help city of Stone Mountain shed its old reputation

May 10, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

“When, historically, people think about Stone Mountain Village, it was this place that wasn’t really open to outside influences,” City Manager ChaQuias Miller-Thornton said. “We’re beyond that. We don’t want that to continue to be our narrative.”

History-making pilot gets send-off celebration in Stockbridge

February 28, 2019

Athens Banner-Herald

First Lt. Andrea Lewis, from Stone Mountain, is the first African American female pilot in in the history of the Georgia Air National Guard. She joined family and friends at Stockbridge city hall recently for the celebration before her deployment.