Stonecrest TV features engaging videos of events and activities occurring in and/or about Stonecrest! Visit this page regularly to see all the exciting things occurring in your city!
The Georgia Kangaroos, Stonecrest's hometown, semi-professional basketball team, played the Augusta Eagles recently at Browns Mill Recreation Center for their season opener. See the highlight reel here and stay tuned for future games or view the Kangaroos' game schedule: https://georgiakangaroos.com/season.
Stonecrest Highlights Last Year's Journey in the '2019 Year in Review' Black History Month is set aside to celebrate history and history makers. As we celebrate this month, join our Inside Stonecrest hosts as they review the city's 2019 accomplishments. It is definitely History in the Making.
In this special edition of 'Inside Stonecrest,' we're at a road repaving site on Leverett Rd to witness Stonecrest's first paving project. Mayor Jason Lary and the city's staff are managing the first paving phase of 18 city streets. We speak to a number of people on hand who were instrumental in this road improvement initiative.
In this special edition of 'Inside Stonecrest,' we're at the ribbon cutting ceremony opening Lithonia Industrial Boulevard. This new road has the potential to positively impact the region. We speak to a number of people on hand who were instrumental in making this road development idea into a reality.
Watch the latest edition of 'Inside Stonecrest' where we highlight what residents can expect with this year's budget provisions.
In this episode of 'Inside Stonecrest,' we highlight positive updates of Mayor Jason Lary's cancer treatment. Also, being in the holiday season we provide holiday safety tips and spread our holiday cheer to all Stonecrest residents and visitors!
Mayor Jason Lary highlights personal medical details of his crusade against cancer in hopes of supporting and inspiring other men facing this deadly disease
In this segment Mayor Jason Lary is joined by DeKalb County officials as they address the 'pain point' of the city's potholes and general road condition.
The mayor discusses solutions to halt the city's litter problem and promote a more appealing city. He discusses ways to use technology to catch violators who litter the city.
In this segment Mayor Jason Lary fields questions about SPLOST funds and other resident concerns.
On May 6, 2019, Mayor Jason Lary delivered this State of the City address at New Birth Missionary Baptist Church. This is the second annual address, and highlights the accomplishments, vision and future plans for the city by the mayor, council, and city staff.
On May 31, 2018, Mayor Jason Lary delivered this State of the City address at New Birth Missionary Baptist Church. This address was given in the month of the city's first anniversary and highlights the accomplishments of the mayor, council, and staff.
December 17, 2019
This Stonecrest News Brief covers the swearing-in of the city's newest councilwoman, Tammy L. Grimes, who will represent District 5. Councilwoman Grimes takes office immediately after her position was vacated by a previous councilwoman who gave up the seat to run for mayor.
November 27, 2019
In this Stonecrest News Brief, Adrion Bell is joined by Economic Development Director, Clarence Boone to provide information on two items passed during Monday's council meeting.
November 26, 2019
Sean DePalma, Parks and Recreation Director, explains the community forums that will contribute to the Stonecrest Parks Master Plan. A series of forums and surveys will be used to gain residents' desires and suggestions for park improvements.
November 7, 2019
Mayor Jason Lary celebrates his 2019 re-election with a victory speech. Congratulatory remarks are made by community leaders and politicians.
November 4, 2019
Mayor Jason Lary and staff begin the evaluation of the city's recently purchased 66 acres at the end of Fairington Parkway. The city staff hired a Stonecrest contractor to use a special land-preserving clearing machine to aid in the evaluation process.
November 1, 2019
Adrion Bell, Communications Director, interviews Stonecrest resident Melia Crawley and Mayor Jason Lary about the new paving project currently in progress in the Chestnut Lake Subdivision.
October 28, 2019
Mayor Jason Lary and the staff's first walk-through of the Sears building recently purchased by the city.
October 16, 2019
This segment highlights the grand re-opening of Browns Mill Recreation Center. Attendees of the event were treated to a ribbon-cutting ceremony, speeches by Mayor Jason Lary and city officials, a facility tour, entertainment and more! The new recreation center aims to be the community's hub for all recreation within Stonecrest.
October 14, 2019
Mayor Jason Lary authorized a Stonecrest, minority contractor to replace a damaged fence near Walmart (Panola & Fairington Roads). This repair improved safety by reestablishing the barrier between I-20 and Fairington Rd and removed blight associated with the long-standing toppled fence.
October 4, 2019
This segment highlights the $2.1 million purchase of Sears' property at The Mall of Stonecrest. The city's newest acquisition will be used as an outpost for the city's first police precinct. Additionally, the 156,000 square foot property will have other uses for the city.
September 27, 2019
Mayor Jason Lary visits the city’s new Chicken, Waffles & Wings. While there he engages with customers and speaks with the owner, Angela Zimmerman, about the store’s grand opening on Monday, September 30th at 5:30 p.m.
September 16, 2019
Recently, Mayor Jason Lary spoke with the faculty and staff at Lithonia High School after a 10th grader was arrested for bringing a gun to school. The mayor's dialogue uncovered ways that the city can work with the school to prevent such incidents and promote the positive achievements of the Lithonia High School students.
September 9, 2019
Mayor Jason Lary invites Stonecrest residents to city hall for the 'Mayor's Breakfast' on Saturday, September 14 at 9:00 a.m. The mayor will discuss the future of the city and upcoming projects. Candidates for the vacant District 5 council seat will be introduced.
August 30, 2019
Mayor Jason Lary and Councilwoman Jazzmin Cobble (District 3) detail the city's recent land purchase of 66 acres. Councilwoman Cobble highlights the intended use of land which includes a community center and a police substation.
August 21, 2019
The recently approved contracts for the city's parks and transportation masterplan are discussed by Deputy City Manager, Plez Joyner. Also, Mayor Jason Lary highlights what citizens can expect with the new 238-unit senior housing development.
July 25, 2019
We discuss the upcoming purchase of eight (8) city parks on August 1, 2019, and its impact on residents and park patrons. Also, we highlight the completion of Phase 1 of the city's SPLOST contracts for road improvements, and the upcoming Phase 2. Lastly, the city's alignment of its hotel/motel tax is also discussed.
July 23, 2019
Mayor Jason Lary discusses use of residents' SPLOST funds to complete a portion of the city's road repaving project.