Atlanta people and places

Katt Williams books Georgia tour dates although he’s banned from two counties

10:29 am Dec. 20, 2016

Katt Williams has two Georgia tour dates on the books but you can bet they won’t be in either Hall or Dawson counties.

The comedian whose legal tangles made headlines again and again this year is banned from those north Georgia counties as part of a negotiated plea deal. The former Hall County resident, recently pleaded no contest recently to charges in connection with an alleged assault of his bodyguard, attorney

A tiger has died at Zoo Atlanta

10:51 am Dec. 9, 2016

Zoo Atlanta is in mourning after Kavi, a 15-year-old male Sumatran tiger, died of old age. He was euthanized Thursday.

Born January 8, 2001, at Akron Zoo, Kavi moved to Zoo Atlanta in 2006, the Zoo said. He sired Sohni and Sanjiv, who were born to tiger Chelsea – shown in the video above – in 2011. At the recommendation of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums’ (AZA) Tiger Species Survival Plan), he

Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin visit Atlanta for GCAPP Empower Party

5:07 pm Oct. 7, 2016


On their charming Netflix series “Grace and Frankie,” Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin play longtime acquaintances thrust into a shared life experience that forces them to embrace each other’s quirks.

On Thursday night, the

Check out “Spooked,” our creepy new podcast

6:35 am Oct. 5, 2016

Celebrity makeup artist Nikole Pettus had one closeup she’ll never forget – with a party crasher no one could see. Jemille Williams was thrilled when kids from the neighborhood came to play with her sons

Movie nights return to Piedmont Park next week

4:25 pm Aug. 12, 2016

In this file photo, a crowd watches “Dreamgirls” at Piedmont Park in 2010. Hyosub Shin/AJC

Think of it as Movies with Thousands of Your Closest Friends: The Sequel.

One of Piedmont Park’s most popular hits, the annual