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Kevin D. Liles / Associated Press

Georgia Tech says one of the three people arrested during a protest following a vigil for a student killed by campus police is a student at the university and the other two are not.

An officer fatally shot 21-year-old Scout Schultz late Saturday. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has said Schultz called 911 to report an armed suspicious person.

The school identified those arrested Monday night as Vincent Castillenti, Jacob Wilson and Cassandra Monden. Fulton County jail records identify the third person arrested as Andrew Xavier Monden.

Annual Tiny House Festival Returns To Decatur

Sep 20, 2017
Tiny House Atlanta

The second annual Tiny House Festival is coming to Georgia to educate attendees about microliving, sustainability and downsizing. The festival will be held in downtown Decatur from Sept. 29 to Oct. 1.

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The festival was organized by the city of Decatur and Tiny House Atlanta, a nonprofit that educates and brings awareness to the tiny house movement. It will offer a weekend full of sessions, workshops and tiny house tours.

DeKalb School Board Superintendent Dr. R. Stephen Green
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A Georgia middle school music teacher who assigned homework featuring explicit rap lyrics has been suspended.

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Crishana Wright, the parent of a student at Bethune Middle School in DeKalb County, told WSB-TV on Tuesday that her daughter brought home a worksheet that contained expletives, violence and sexually suggestive lyrics.

Richard Drew / associated press file

Tuesday was a celebration of sorts for state officials and business people who came together at one of the tech headquarters that's already in Atlanta: Honeywell corporation’s software division.

Many in the crowd were those who help bring new businesses to Georgia. They’d love to celebrate Amazon next, but the companies they’ve won for the state look almost microscopic in comparison.   

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Georgia Tech Students Divided After Classmate's Death

Sep 19, 2017
Georgia Tech students gather to write notes to Scout Schultz's family and the Georgia Tech Police Department at a "come together" event on campus Tuesday.
Miranda Hawkins / WABE

In the daylight, it was a much quieter and subdued Georgia Tech campus.

Last night, a vigil for Scout Schultz, the student who was shot and killed by campus police on Saturday, erupted into a violent protest, with a police car being set on fire from a flare.

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