DeKalb Tech among colleges getting grants

COVINGTON -- DeKalb Technical College will be able to use nearly half a million dollars in grant funds to serve low- and middle-income black students.

The U.S. Department of Education announced that six sites in the Technical College System of Georgia, including DeKalb Technical College, will be awarded a total of almost $2.4 million in federal grants to improve the colleges' abilities to serve those students.

See Saturday's Newton Citizen for a complete article.