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Juneteenth becomes official holiday for DeKalb and Fulton county governments

Juneteenth, the annual June 19 observance of the end of slavery in the U.S., is now an official holiday for the DeKalb and Fulton county governments. The boards of commissioners in both counties approved adoption of the holiday in votes earlier this month. In both law and enforcement, the actual end of slavery took many […]