Community links: Who wants this puppy?
Anyone want this puppy? Her name is Heidi and she has a lot of company over at the DeKalb Animal Shelter. If you want to see more of these babies, click here. There’s never been a better time to invest in dogs. It’s an adopter’s market, really.
– WSB-TV reports that a veteran moving to Decatur ran into some trouble on the way into town. A couple of weeks ago some jerk-ass in San Antonio stole his U-Haul trailer. Police found the U-Haul, but the thieves had taken everything the veteran and his daughter owned. To find out how you can help this man, click here.
– Now that state Sen. Jason Carter, D-Decatur, is planning to run against Gov. Nathan Deal, his senate seat is up for grabs. Decatur Metro reports that local attorney Kyle Williams is stepping up to the plate.
– The Asheville Citizen Times, Asheville, N.C., reports that the city’s restaurant scene is moving into other markets, including Decatur.
– A Decatur man will spend seven years in prison after pleading guilty to swindling investors out of nearly $7 million, according to The Atlanta Journal Constitution.