Sentencing in Fatal DUI

A Georgia judge sentenced a man who killed a deaf cyclist to 15 years, with five years in custody, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Damon Thomas Latuch hit Joseph “Deaf Joe” Gathambiri with his truck and killed him. Latuch pleaded guilty to...

NAD in ATL

The 52nd Biennial National Association of the Deaf Conference is underway in Atlanta. It runs through Saturday at the Atlanta Hilton. For more information, click here. Read More at DeafNewsToday.com Related Blogs Related Blogs on NAD in...

Valedictorian’s Speech

An Atlanta-area deaf high schooler gave a moving speech at his graduation. But Evan Mercer didn’t’ get to address his fellow students during the ceremony because he is deaf, but because he is the valedictorian of the Harrison High School Class of 2014....

Update on Carson

A kindergartner in suburban Atlanta is adjusting well to his cochlear implants–after his family’s insurance company first refused to pay for the procedure. But earlier this year, ABC News did a piece on it and the company changed its mind. ABC has a video...

Update on Carson

A kindergartner in suburban Atlanta is adjusting well to his cochlear implants–after his family’s insurance company first refused to pay for the procedure. But earlier this year, ABC News did a piece on it and the company changed its mind. ABC has a video...