David Manuel scores a coup with 40 days of fashion in Fulton County

David Manuel scores a coup with 40 days of fashion in Fulton County

Atlanta has earned the reputation of being an incubator for creativity and culture. Monopolizing the music scene came decades ago with the film and television industry quickly following suit. Today, the fashion industry is slated to submit to Atlanta’s domination with Fulton County’s director of Arts & Culture, David Manuel, being one of the main […]

Gunna’s lawyers claim there is no evidence against him; file 3rd motion

Gunna's lawyers claim there is no evidence against him; file 3rd motion

On Sept. 28, Gunna’s lawyers filed their third motion for a bond hearing. The Atlanta rapper’s legal team is arguing that the rapper should be released since the only serious act was dropped last month, and Georgia prosecutors have failed to show evidence that Gunna should remain behind bars. Gunna, whose real name is Sergio […]

26 alleged gang members indicted for numerous celebrity home invasions

26 alleged gang members indicted for numerous celebrity home invasions

On Aug. 29, the Fulton County District Attorney’s office reported that they indicted 26 people who carried out a series of robberies at celebrity’s homes. The indictment says that most people named are a part of a gang involved in home invasions that target both celebrity and non-celebrity homes in metro Atlanta. Mariah Carey, Atlanta […]

Egypt Sherrod and Mike Jackson honored by Fulton County government in Atlanta

Egypt Sherrod and Mike Jackson honored by Fulton County government in Atlanta

The stars of “Married to Real Estate,” the husband-and-wife business team Egypt Sherrod and Mike Jackson, were honored by Fulton County, Georgia, on Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2022. County Commissioner Natalie Hall presented two proclamations, one each to Sherrod and Jackson, for their career achievements and philanthropic endeavors in the Atlanta metro area.

Young Thug facing additional charges in RICO case

Young Thug facing additional charges in RICO case

On Aug. 9, the Fulton County District Attorney’s Office said a new indictment is bringing more charges against Young Thug. The Atlanta rapper is now facing an additional gang charge, additional drug charges, possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony and possession of a machine gun. The new charges result from an […]

21 Savage debates fans on whether or not he promotes violence

21 Savage debates fans on whether or not he promotes violence

21 Savage wants people to understand the real him. The rapper took to Twitter to demand people in Atlanta stop killing each other. “Atlanta, we have to do better,” the rapper wrote on Twitter. “Put the f——- guns down !!!!!” The comment section was full of 21 Savage’s lyrics, heavily-filled with references to gun violence. […]

Bond denied and trial date set for Gunna

Bond denied and trial date set for Gunna

A trial date for rapper Gunna has been set. A judge denied bond for the popular artist and set his trial date for Jan. 9, 2023. Gunna, whose real name is Sergio Kitchens, is allegedly a part of YSL, an Atlanta gang recently arrested on RICO charges. As an artist, Gunna is under the YSL […]

David Manuel spells out why arts and culture are important in Fulton County

David Manuel spells out why arts and culture are important in Fulton County

David Manuel is the director of the Fulton County Department of Arts & Culture. He spoke with rolling out about the additional $1 million given to the arts, what inspired him to get involved with Fulton County, and what’s next for the arts in the county and around Georgia. Why are arts and culture so […]

A 21-year-old father arrested after this happened to 2-year-old son

A 21-year-old father arrested after this happened to 2-year-old son

Arnijae Stroud was charged with reckless conduct and second-degree cruelty to children after police found his 2-year-old son shot at his home in Roswell, Georgia Police say that Stroud was “manipulating a handgun in the bedroom on April 15 when it fired and the bullet hit his son. Paramedics rushed the boy to the hospital […]

Fulton County commits $1M for arts and culture grant program

Fulton County commits $1M for arts and culture grant program

On March 18, Fulton County Chairman Robb Pitts and Commissioner Marvin Arrignton Jr. announced committing an additional $1 million for the art services grant program. “It’s very big, especially coming out of COVID,” Arrington said to rolling out. We’ve had a lot of artists and art organizations that didn’t do well, they weren’t able to open […]

Marvin Arrington Jr. discusses commitment of $1M to arts and culture

Marvin Arrington Jr. discusses commitment of $1M to arts and culture

On March 18, Fulton County Chairman Robb Pitts and Commissioner Marvin Arrington Jr. announced an additional $1 million for arts and culture in the city. Arrington and the Executive Director of the National Black Arts Festival, Stephanie Owens, talk with rolling out about the additional funds.

Chief Magistrate Judge Cassandra Kirk strives to empower, uplift and encourage

Chief Magistrate Judge Cassandra Kirk strives to empower, uplift and encourage

Cassandra Kirk is a Fulton County chief magistrate judge appointed by former Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal during his term in office. Following her judicial appointment, Kirk received more than 70 percent of the vote in the general election making her the first ever elected chief magistrate judge of Fulton County. The accomplished jurist is credited […]

Chief Magistrate Judge Cassandra Kirk strives to empower, uplift and encourage

Chief Magistrate Judge Cassandra Kirk strives to empower, uplift and encourage

Cassandra Kirk is a Fulton County chief magistrate judge appointed by former Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal during his term in office. Following her judicial appointment, Kirk received more than 70 percent of the vote in the general election making her the first ever elected chief magistrate judge of Fulton County. The accomplished jurist is credited […]

YK Osiris escapes charges for alleged assault of girlfriend

YK Osiris escapes charges for alleged assault of girlfriend

Rapper YK Osiris will avoid prosecution for an alleged assault case in the city of Atlanta, according to TMZ. While the Fulton County D.A.’s office admitted and allowed that the Atlanta Police Department had probable cause to arrest him at the tail end of 2019, the D.A. is not interested in prosecuting him at this […]

Judge Cassandra Kirk kickstarts courthouse Covid vaccine persuasion campaign

Judge Cassandra Kirk kickstarts courthouse Covid vaccine persuasion campaign

As Georgia’s vaccination rate stagnated at 30%, Chief Magistrate Judge Cassandra Kirk found herself on a call with a White House Team where her Soror Vice-President Kamala Harris asked members of the Divine 9 to help persuade Georgians to get vaccinated. Judge Kirk and the Magistrate Court of Fulton County answered the call. If you […]

Attorney Keith Lamar Jr. explains why having a strong moral compass is key

Attorney Keith Lamar Jr. explains why having a strong moral compass is key

A proud graduate of Morehouse College and Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Keith Lamar Jr. is among the top Black trial lawyers in the country. As the former president of the National Black Prosecutors Association, Lamar is a true leader, dynamic speaker and willing servant of the community. He exhibited as much since starting his […]

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